The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 328 428 476
Rank change year-on-year
+100 +48
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 350 252 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.89% 0.56% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.59% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 311 229 184
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,100 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Security Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
37730 42763 48400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.70% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 32818 36173 40481
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Security Engineer in the job title.

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the London region.

Security Engineer Salary Trend in London

Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Security Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +44 53 £55,000 +4.76% 12
Romford - 10 £25,000 -
Orpington - 4 £45,000 -
Docklands, London - 2 £50,000 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £50,000 -
Hayes - 1 £50,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £37,500 -
Security Engineer
England

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, Security Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 450 (64.47%) Firewall
2 418 (59.89%) Network Security
3 374 (53.58%) Cisco
4 278 (39.83%) CheckPoint
5 275 (39.40%) Cisco Certification
6 222 (31.81%) Cisco ASA
7 219 (31.38%) Palo Alto
8 205 (29.37%) VPN
9 200 (28.65%) CCNP
10 173 (24.79%) SIEM
11 159 (22.78%) Juniper
12 153 (21.92%) Finance
13 130 (18.62%) Windows
14 122 (17.48%) Linux
14 122 (17.48%) CCNA
15 121 (17.34%) WAN
15 121 (17.34%) Information Security
16 105 (15.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 104 (14.90%) LAN
18 102 (14.61%) Degree
19 97 (13.90%) Presales
20 92 (13.18%) CISSP
21 87 (12.46%) Cybersecurity
22 85 (12.18%) Penetration Testing
23 83 (11.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
24 82 (11.75%) Microsoft
25 79 (11.32%) Active Directory
25 79 (11.32%) MPLS
25 79 (11.32%) Kalman Filter
26 78 (11.17%) Intrusion Detection

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (2.44%) MS Exchange
2 15 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (1.15%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.00%) nginx
5 7 (1.00%) WebLogic
6 4 (0.57%) OpenStack
7 3 (0.43%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.43%) SAS
8 2 (0.29%) JBoss
9 1 (0.14%) Apache
9 1 (0.14%) Confluence
9 1 (0.14%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.14%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.14%) IIS
9 1 (0.14%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.14%) WildFly
Applications
1 46 (6.59%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.00%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.57%) MS Office
4 1 (0.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 74 (10.60%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (4.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (2.44%) Office 365
4 12 (1.72%) Mimecast
5 8 (1.15%) SaaS
6 3 (0.43%) IaaS
7 2 (0.29%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.14%) GitHub
8 1 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 450 (64.47%) Firewall
2 418 (59.89%) Network Security
3 222 (31.81%) Cisco ASA
4 205 (29.37%) VPN
5 121 (17.34%) WAN
6 104 (14.90%) LAN
7 79 (11.32%) MPLS
8 78 (11.17%) Intrusion Detection
9 70 (10.03%) Wireless
10 69 (9.89%) TCP/IP
11 60 (8.60%) Cisco ISE
12 59 (8.45%) BGP
13 58 (8.31%) SSL
14 48 (6.88%) Internet
15 46 (6.59%) OSPF
16 45 (6.45%) EIGRP
17 32 (4.58%) DNS
18 30 (4.30%) IPsec
19 29 (4.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
19 29 (4.15%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (2.15%) SQL Server
2 13 (1.86%) Relational Database
3 9 (1.29%) Data Mining
4 7 (1.00%) Hadoop
5 6 (0.86%) Big Data
6 3 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.43%) GIS
6 3 (0.43%) MySQL
6 3 (0.43%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.14%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.14%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.14%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (1.72%) Metasploit
2 11 (1.58%) Burp Suite
3 10 (1.43%) Jenkins
4 9 (1.29%) sqlmap
5 7 (1.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.43%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.29%) JIRA
8 1 (0.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.14%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.14%) Maven
General
1 153 (21.92%) Finance
2 58 (8.31%) Telecoms
3 54 (7.74%) Banking
4 25 (3.58%) Law
5 21 (3.01%) Retail
6 10 (1.43%) Legal
7 9 (1.29%) Publishing
8 6 (0.86%) Online Betting
9 5 (0.72%) Marketing
10 4 (0.57%) Advertising
10 4 (0.57%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.29%) Arabic Language
11 2 (0.29%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.29%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.29%) Russian Language
12 1 (0.14%) French Language
12 1 (0.14%) German Language
12 1 (0.14%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.14%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (3.72%) 802.1X
2 16 (2.29%) Web Services
3 14 (2.01%) SAML
4 10 (1.43%) Middleware
5 7 (1.00%) Oracle Fusion
6 5 (0.72%) .NET
6 5 (0.72%) Ajax
6 5 (0.72%) ASP.NET
6 5 (0.72%) HTML
6 5 (0.72%) HTML5
7 1 (0.14%) Node.js
7 1 (0.14%) Sensu
7 1 (0.14%) XML
7 1 (0.14%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 83 (11.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 60 (8.60%) RSA SecurID
3 51 (7.31%) Data Centre
4 47 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
5 44 (6.30%) Computer Science
6 23 (3.30%) PKI
7 21 (3.01%) Cryptography
8 18 (2.58%) Internet of Things
8 18 (2.58%) Management Information System
8 18 (2.58%) Replication
9 17 (2.44%) Blackberry
10 12 (1.72%) Security Operations Centre
11 10 (1.43%) Fintech
12 8 (1.15%) Cyberthreat
12 8 (1.15%) Data Protection Act
13 5 (0.72%) Fixed Income
14 4 (0.57%) Mathematics
14 4 (0.57%) Private Cloud
15 3 (0.43%) Driving Licence
15 3 (0.43%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 130 (18.62%) Windows
2 122 (17.48%) Linux
3 41 (5.87%) Windows Server
4 22 (3.15%) Unix
5 20 (2.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (2.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (2.44%) Windows 8
7 15 (2.15%) Android
7 15 (2.15%) Windows XP
8 6 (0.86%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.72%) Windows 10
10 4 (0.57%) Apple iOS
10 4 (0.57%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.14%) CentOS
12 1 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (24.79%) SIEM
2 121 (17.34%) Information Security
3 97 (13.90%) Presales
4 87 (12.46%) Cybersecurity
5 85 (12.18%) Penetration Testing
6 79 (11.32%) Kalman Filter
7 71 (10.17%) Security Operations
8 67 (9.60%) ITIL
9 63 (9.03%) Network Management
10 54 (7.74%) DDoS Mitigation
11 53 (7.59%) Security Architecture
11 53 (7.59%) Vulnerability Management
12 48 (6.88%) Service Delivery
13 43 (6.16%) Change Management
14 36 (5.16%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 34 (4.87%) Ethical Hacking
15 34 (4.87%) Network Monitoring
16 30 (4.30%) Agile Software Development
16 30 (4.30%) Migration
17 29 (4.15%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 61 (8.74%) Python
2 54 (7.74%) Ruby
3 48 (6.88%) Java
4 45 (6.45%) C
4 45 (6.45%) SQL
5 34 (4.87%) Perl
6 19 (2.72%) PowerShell
7 15 (2.15%) PHP
8 11 (1.58%) Bash Shell
9 10 (1.43%) C++
10 8 (1.15%) C#
11 7 (1.00%) JavaScript
12 4 (0.57%) VBScript
13 3 (0.43%) SAS Macro
13 3 (0.43%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.14%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 275 (39.40%) Cisco Certification
2 200 (28.65%) CCNP
3 122 (17.48%) CCNA
4 102 (14.61%) Degree
5 92 (13.18%) CISSP
6 68 (9.74%) Security Cleared
7 64 (9.17%) CCIE
8 56 (8.02%) CCSA
8 56 (8.02%) CCSE
9 49 (7.02%) CISM
10 42 (6.02%) SC Cleared
11 36 (5.16%) SSCP
12 35 (5.01%) CCSP
13 31 (4.44%) CCIP
14 28 (4.01%) CEH
15 24 (3.44%) SANS
16 20 (2.87%) GIAC
17 17 (2.44%) DV Cleared
18 9 (1.29%) CCDP
19 8 (1.15%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (15.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 40 (5.73%) SLA
3 35 (5.01%) PCI DSS
4 18 (2.58%) COBIT
5 12 (1.72%) QA
6 3 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.14%) HIPAA
System Software
1 79 (11.32%) Active Directory
2 27 (3.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (2.44%) Hyper-V
4 16 (2.29%) vSphere
4 16 (2.29%) XenApp
5 8 (1.15%) XenDesktop
6 7 (1.00%) Varnish
7 3 (0.43%) KVM
7 3 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.29%) BitLocker
8 2 (0.29%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.14%) Docker
9 1 (0.14%) Firmware
9 1 (0.14%) GPFS
9 1 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.14%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.14%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 37 (5.30%) Puppet
2 29 (4.15%) Ansible
3 28 (4.01%) Nessus
4 20 (2.87%) FortiGate
5 19 (2.72%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 19 (2.72%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (2.01%) Nmap
7 10 (1.43%) Cisco Prime
8 8 (1.15%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 7 (1.00%) SolarWinds Orion
10 5 (0.72%) OpenVAS
10 5 (0.72%) SCCM
11 4 (0.57%) SCOM
12 3 (0.43%) Cacti
12 3 (0.43%) McAfee ePO
12 3 (0.43%) Nagios
12 3 (0.43%) NetBackup
12 3 (0.43%) SmokePing
13 2 (0.29%) SmoothWall
13 2 (0.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 374 (53.58%) Cisco
2 278 (39.83%) CheckPoint
3 219 (31.38%) Palo Alto
4 159 (22.78%) Juniper
5 82 (11.75%) Microsoft
6 77 (11.03%) F5
6 77 (11.03%) Riverbed
7 75 (10.74%) SolarWinds
8 64 (9.17%) HP
9 57 (8.17%) Qualys
10 55 (7.88%) Fortinet
11 49 (7.02%) Intel Security
12 48 (6.88%) ArcSight
13 45 (6.45%) Meraki
14 41 (5.87%) VMware
15 34 (4.87%) Blue Coat
16 32 (4.58%) AlgoSec
16 32 (4.58%) Citrix
17 27 (3.87%) Forcepoint
17 27 (3.87%) Splunk
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + + 10% on Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Tech
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus (market leading)
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Montash
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £62000.0000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Centrica
Posted: 3 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus (market leading)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus (market leading)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £85,000 + PACKAGE
Posted: 5 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
TFL
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
onezeero.
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year plus discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £60000 - £62000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 25 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
People Source Consulting
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