The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Security Engineer
Rank 579 587 618
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Engineer 39 28 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.086% 0.062% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.066% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 36 22 13
Average salary £51,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.30% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £53,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £56,500 £51,177 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.40% +7.74%
Senior 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
42251 42158 47038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.53% 93.62% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 35246 35423 40644
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Security Engineer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Security Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Senior Security Engineer Salary Trend in London

Senior Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Security Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Senior Security Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Senior Security Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Security Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +10 9 £46,000 -8.00%
Uxbridge - 2 - -
Docklands, London -11 1 £51,000 -11.30%
Senior Security Engineer
England

Senior Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior Security Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Security Engineer in their job title.

1 61 (79.22%) Cisco
2 56 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
3 55 (71.43%) CCNP
4 47 (61.04%) CheckPoint
5 44 (57.14%) Firewall
6 42 (54.55%) Juniper
7 37 (48.05%) Network Security
8 36 (46.75%) VPN
9 30 (38.96%) SolarWinds
10 26 (33.77%) WAN
11 25 (32.47%) LAN
11 25 (32.47%) Wireless
12 24 (31.17%) CCSA
13 21 (27.27%) OSPF
13 21 (27.27%) Aruba
13 21 (27.27%) HSRP
14 19 (24.68%) Network Management
14 19 (24.68%) Cisco CUCM
14 19 (24.68%) MPLS
14 19 (24.68%) Telecoms
14 19 (24.68%) SSL
15 17 (22.08%) RIP
15 17 (22.08%) VoIP
15 17 (22.08%) BGP
15 17 (22.08%) EIGRP
15 17 (22.08%) Cisco IOS
15 17 (22.08%) VLAN
15 17 (22.08%) VPLS
15 17 (22.08%) F5
15 17 (22.08%) GLBP

Senior Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior Security Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Security Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (5.19%) MS Office
2 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 44 (57.14%) Firewall
2 37 (48.05%) Network Security
3 36 (46.75%) VPN
4 26 (33.77%) WAN
5 25 (32.47%) LAN
5 25 (32.47%) Wireless
6 21 (27.27%) OSPF
6 21 (27.27%) HSRP
7 19 (24.68%) MPLS
7 19 (24.68%) SSL
8 17 (22.08%) RIP
8 17 (22.08%) VoIP
8 17 (22.08%) BGP
8 17 (22.08%) EIGRP
8 17 (22.08%) Cisco IOS
8 17 (22.08%) VLAN
8 17 (22.08%) VPLS
8 17 (22.08%) GLBP
9 16 (20.78%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (14.29%) NetScreen
Development Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Git (software)
1 4 (5.19%) Jenkins
1 4 (5.19%) Metasploit
General
1 19 (24.68%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.79%) Finance
3 4 (5.19%) Banking
4 1 (1.30%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.30%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.19%) SAML
1 4 (5.19%) OAuth
1 4 (5.19%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.48%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (5.19%) Client/Server
2 4 (5.19%) SecurID
3 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.60%) Derivative
4 2 (2.60%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.19%) UNIX
1 4 (5.19%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.68%) Network Management
2 11 (14.29%) Information Security
3 10 (12.99%) Load Balancing
3 10 (12.99%) SIEM
4 6 (7.79%) Security Management
5 4 (5.19%) E-Commerce
5 4 (5.19%) Migration
5 4 (5.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (5.19%) Identity Management
5 4 (5.19%) Project Management
5 4 (5.19%) Scrum
5 4 (5.19%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (5.19%) TDD
5 4 (5.19%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (5.19%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (5.19%) Security Testing
5 4 (5.19%) Change Control
5 4 (5.19%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (3.90%) Security Architecture
6 3 (3.90%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.79%) Java
2 4 (5.19%) C#
2 4 (5.19%) Python
3 2 (2.60%) C++
3 2 (2.60%) SQL
3 2 (2.60%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 56 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (71.43%) CCNP
3 24 (31.17%) CCSA
4 12 (15.58%) CCSE
5 10 (12.99%) CCNA
6 9 (11.69%) JNCIA
6 9 (11.69%) JNCIS
7 5 (6.49%) CISSP
7 5 (6.49%) CCIE
8 4 (5.19%) CCSP
8 4 (5.19%) CCDP
9 3 (3.90%) SC Cleared
9 3 (3.90%) Security Cleared
9 3 (3.90%) Degree
10 1 (1.30%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.99%) QA
2 3 (3.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.30%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.30%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (6.49%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 19 (24.68%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.60%) SCCM
Vendors
1 61 (79.22%) Cisco
2 47 (61.04%) CheckPoint
3 42 (54.55%) Juniper
4 30 (38.96%) SolarWinds
5 21 (27.27%) Aruba
6 17 (22.08%) F5
7 10 (12.99%) Microsoft
7 10 (12.99%) Blue Coat
8 8 (10.39%) Brocade
8 8 (10.39%) Citrix
9 6 (7.79%) Fortinet
10 5 (6.49%) VMware
10 5 (6.49%) McAfee
10 5 (6.49%) Oracle
11 4 (5.19%) Proofpoint
12 2 (2.60%) BMC
12 2 (2.60%) Red Hat
12 2 (2.60%) Remedy
12 2 (2.60%) Websense
12 2 (2.60%) Barracuda Networks
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago