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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 297 407 416
Rank change year-on-year
+110 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 343 265 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.97% 0.61% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 0.63% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 299 231 213
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,600 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
33938 42099 43136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.89% 96.23% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 28890 35835 36647
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +70 60 £57,500 -8.00% 11
Canary Wharf -1 8 £54,000 -25.51%
Uxbridge -2 4 £53,750 +2.38%
Hayes -7 4 £28,500 -32.94%
Hammersmith +17 1 £60,000 +14.28%
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £52,500 -
Security Engineer
England

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 408 (60.71%) Firewall
2 358 (53.27%) Network Security
3 266 (39.58%) Cisco
4 221 (32.89%) Information Security
5 206 (30.65%) CheckPoint
6 186 (27.68%) Linux
7 180 (26.79%) Palo Alto
8 178 (26.49%) Finance
9 173 (25.74%) Windows
9 173 (25.74%) SIEM
10 165 (24.55%) Cisco Certification
11 153 (22.77%) VPN
12 142 (21.13%) CCNP
13 137 (20.39%) Cisco ASA
14 119 (17.71%) CISSP
15 106 (15.77%) Cybersecurity
16 100 (14.88%) Juniper
17 98 (14.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 97 (14.43%) Intrusion Detection
18 97 (14.43%) Intel Security
19 91 (13.54%) Data Centre
20 90 (13.39%) Banking
21 88 (13.10%) Vulnerability Management
22 86 (12.80%) Degree
23 83 (12.35%) Kalman Filter
24 81 (12.05%) Security Operations
24 81 (12.05%) Fortinet
25 80 (11.90%) Microsoft
26 79 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
27 78 (11.61%) Splunk

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 13 (1.93%) Elasticsearch
1 13 (1.93%) SharePoint
2 12 (1.79%) MS Exchange
3 10 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (1.49%) OpenStack
4 4 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (0.45%) Apache
5 3 (0.45%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.30%) IIS
6 2 (0.30%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.15%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.15%) JBoss
7 1 (0.15%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.15%) nginx
7 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.15%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (2.53%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.60%) MS Office
2 4 (0.60%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.30%) Bankmaster
1 2 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.15%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 79 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (6.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (4.76%) SaaS
4 14 (2.08%) IaaS
5 11 (1.64%) PaaS
6 7 (1.04%) Office 365
7 6 (0.89%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.89%) GitHub
7 6 (0.89%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.15%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 408 (60.71%) Firewall
2 358 (53.27%) Network Security
3 153 (22.77%) VPN
4 137 (20.39%) Cisco ASA
5 97 (14.43%) Intrusion Detection
6 67 (9.97%) Wireless
7 61 (9.08%) Cisco ISE
7 61 (9.08%) LAN
7 61 (9.08%) SSL
8 59 (8.78%) TCP/IP
9 57 (8.48%) WAN
10 47 (6.99%) Internet
11 39 (5.80%) BGP
12 37 (5.51%) OSPF
13 32 (4.76%) DNS
14 31 (4.61%) MPLS
15 24 (3.57%) EIGRP
16 23 (3.42%) VLAN
17 19 (2.83%) IPsec
18 18 (2.68%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (2.83%) SQL Server
2 6 (0.89%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (0.89%) NoSQL
2 6 (0.89%) Relational Database
3 5 (0.74%) Apache Hive
4 3 (0.45%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.30%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.30%) MySQL
5 2 (0.30%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.15%) Big Data
6 1 (0.15%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (1.19%) Metasploit
2 7 (1.04%) Burp Suite
3 5 (0.74%) AppScan
4 4 (0.60%) Paros
4 4 (0.60%) WebScarab
5 3 (0.45%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.45%) sqlmap
6 2 (0.30%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.15%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.15%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.15%) Maven
7 1 (0.15%) Selenium
7 1 (0.15%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.15%) Subversion
General
1 178 (26.49%) Finance
2 90 (13.39%) Banking
3 50 (7.44%) Telecoms
4 44 (6.55%) Law
5 31 (4.61%) Retail
6 14 (2.08%) Investment Banking
7 11 (1.64%) Financial Institution
8 10 (1.49%) Legal
8 10 (1.49%) Publishing
9 9 (1.34%) Games
10 8 (1.19%) Online Betting
11 7 (1.04%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.74%) Billing
13 3 (0.45%) Arabic Language
13 3 (0.45%) Electronics
13 3 (0.45%) Marketing
13 3 (0.45%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.45%) Russian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (5.06%) Web Services
2 15 (2.23%) 802.1X
3 13 (1.93%) ELK Stack
4 12 (1.79%) .NET
5 9 (1.34%) SailPoint
6 8 (1.19%) Regular Expression
7 5 (0.74%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (0.60%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (0.45%) Middleware
9 3 (0.45%) Node.js
9 3 (0.45%) XML
9 3 (0.45%) XMPP
10 2 (0.30%) J2EE
10 2 (0.30%) LAMP
10 2 (0.30%) RESTful
11 1 (0.15%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 1 (0.15%) HTML
11 1 (0.15%) SAML
11 1 (0.15%) SPNEGO
11 1 (0.15%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 91 (13.54%) Data Centre
2 73 (10.86%) Management Information System
3 52 (7.74%) Computer Science
4 42 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 39 (5.80%) PKI
6 29 (4.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 28 (4.17%) RSA SecurID
8 19 (2.83%) Cryptography
9 17 (2.53%) Public Cloud
10 15 (2.23%) Security Operations Centre
11 14 (2.08%) Virtual Team
12 10 (1.49%) Cyberthreat
13 9 (1.34%) Hybrid Cloud
14 8 (1.19%) Cybercrime
14 8 (1.19%) Online Games
15 7 (1.04%) Clustering
15 7 (1.04%) Statistics
16 6 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
16 6 (0.89%) Mathematics
17 5 (0.74%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 186 (27.68%) Linux
2 173 (25.74%) Windows
3 68 (10.12%) Unix
4 48 (7.14%) Windows Server
5 12 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (1.19%) Android
6 8 (1.19%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (1.04%) Windows 8
8 4 (0.60%) Debian
8 4 (0.60%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.60%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.60%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.45%) CentOS
9 3 (0.45%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.45%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.30%) VMS
10 2 (0.30%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (32.89%) Information Security
2 173 (25.74%) SIEM
3 106 (15.77%) Cybersecurity
4 88 (13.10%) Vulnerability Management
5 83 (12.35%) Kalman Filter
6 81 (12.05%) Security Operations
7 74 (11.01%) Security Architecture
8 70 (10.42%) Incident Management
9 63 (9.38%) Penetration Testing
10 55 (8.18%) ITIL
11 46 (6.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 38 (5.65%) Identity Access Management
12 38 (5.65%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 37 (5.51%) Change Management
14 34 (5.06%) Network Management
15 33 (4.91%) Presales
16 30 (4.46%) E-Commerce
16 30 (4.46%) Service Delivery
17 29 (4.32%) Ethical Hacking
17 29 (4.32%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 65 (9.67%) Python
2 53 (7.89%) SQL
3 39 (5.80%) Ruby
4 37 (5.51%) Java
5 27 (4.02%) Perl
6 24 (3.57%) PowerShell
7 12 (1.79%) C++
8 11 (1.64%) Bash Shell
8 11 (1.64%) PHP
9 10 (1.49%) C
10 8 (1.19%) C#
10 8 (1.19%) Scala
11 5 (0.74%) Go
11 5 (0.74%) JavaScript
11 5 (0.74%) Korn
12 4 (0.60%) Bourne shell
12 4 (0.60%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.45%) BeanShell
13 3 (0.45%) VB
13 3 (0.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 165 (24.55%) Cisco Certification
2 142 (21.13%) CCNP
3 119 (17.71%) CISSP
4 86 (12.80%) Degree
5 63 (9.38%) CCNA
6 62 (9.23%) CISM
7 44 (6.55%) GIAC
8 41 (6.10%) CEH
9 32 (4.76%) CISA
10 27 (4.02%) SANS
11 22 (3.27%) CCSA
11 22 (3.27%) CCSE
12 20 (2.98%) CCIE
13 19 (2.83%) Security Cleared
14 14 (2.08%) CCSP
14 14 (2.08%) SSCP
15 12 (1.79%) CCDP
15 12 (1.79%) CCIP
16 11 (1.64%) GSEC
16 11 (1.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (14.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 44 (6.55%) SLA
3 36 (5.36%) PCI DSS
4 13 (1.93%) QA
5 3 (0.45%) COBIT
5 3 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.30%) FISMA
6 2 (0.30%) GPG13
7 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.15%) ISO27002
7 1 (0.15%) ISO27005
System Software
1 69 (10.27%) Active Directory
2 25 (3.72%) Snort
3 16 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (1.79%) vSphere
5 11 (1.64%) Docker
6 10 (1.49%) Hyper-V
7 6 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (0.74%) Firmware
9 3 (0.45%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.45%) XenApp
10 2 (0.30%) iptables
10 2 (0.30%) ProxySG
10 2 (0.30%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.15%) KVM
11 1 (0.15%) vCloud
11 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.15%) Xen
11 1 (0.15%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 63 (9.38%) Nessus
2 47 (6.99%) FortiGate
3 34 (5.06%) McAfee ePO
4 29 (4.32%) Puppet
5 23 (3.42%) Ansible
6 19 (2.83%) Opscode Chef
6 19 (2.83%) QRadar
7 16 (2.38%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 13 (1.93%) Kibana
8 13 (1.93%) logstash
8 13 (1.93%) SCCM
9 12 (1.79%) WSUS
10 11 (1.64%) Norton AntiVirus
11 8 (1.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 6 (0.89%) Network Intrusion Detection System
12 6 (0.89%) Nmap
13 5 (0.74%) Cisco Prime
14 4 (0.60%) Nagios
14 4 (0.60%) RSA enVision
15 3 (0.45%) EnCase
Vendors
1 266 (39.58%) Cisco
2 206 (30.65%) CheckPoint
3 180 (26.79%) Palo Alto
4 100 (14.88%) Juniper
5 97 (14.43%) Intel Security
6 81 (12.05%) Fortinet
7 80 (11.90%) Microsoft
8 78 (11.61%) Splunk
9 59 (8.78%) Cyber-Ark
10 44 (6.55%) F5
11 34 (5.06%) FireEye
12 31 (4.61%) VMware
13 26 (3.87%) Symantec
14 24 (3.57%) Aruba
15 23 (3.42%) Aveksa
16 21 (3.13%) LogRhythm
17 20 (2.98%) Sourcefire
18 19 (2.83%) ArcSight
19 18 (2.68%) Bomgar
19 18 (2.68%) Meraki
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Montash
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 9 hours ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + unrivaled benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + 10% pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Package of up to £55k plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nexere Consulting Limited
Salary: Pension and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Astbury Marsden
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Recital Consulting
Salary: £40000 Per Annum including Car Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
West London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Inspire Corporation Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Energon Global
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £100000.00 - £120000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Central London
Acumin Consulting
Salary: £80,000 per year + Exceptional Package
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago