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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Security Engineer
Rank 599 613 588
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Engineer 37 40 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.083% 0.081% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.087% 0.100%
Number of salaries quoted 34 36 31
Average salary £67,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £53,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,300 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.87% +7.33%
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
41807 46178 42162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.54% 93.82% 93.84%
Number of salaries quoted 35269 38303 35650
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 2015. 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 +33 11 £52,500 -9.48% 1
Ealing - 1 £55,500 -
Senior Security Engineer
England

Senior Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 48 (78.69%) Cisco
2 37 (60.66%) Network Security
3 35 (57.38%) Firewall
4 34 (55.74%) CheckPoint
5 29 (47.54%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (39.34%) CCNP
7 23 (37.70%) VPN
8 22 (36.07%) Wireless
9 19 (31.15%) CISSP
9 19 (31.15%) Juniper
10 18 (29.51%) Finance
11 16 (26.23%) LAN
11 16 (26.23%) WAN
12 15 (24.59%) DNS
12 15 (24.59%) CISM
12 15 (24.59%) OSPF
12 15 (24.59%) BGP
12 15 (24.59%) SIEM
13 14 (22.95%) EIGRP
14 13 (21.31%) Information Security
14 13 (21.31%) Cisco ISE
15 12 (19.67%) VoIP
16 11 (18.03%) Windows
16 11 (18.03%) Linux
16 11 (18.03%) Cisco ASA
16 11 (18.03%) VLAN
17 10 (16.39%) F5
17 10 (16.39%) RIP
17 10 (16.39%) VRRP
17 10 (16.39%) Cisco Nexus

Senior Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.64%) CMS
1 1 (1.64%) CloudStack
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 37 (60.66%) Network Security
2 35 (57.38%) Firewall
3 23 (37.70%) VPN
4 22 (36.07%) Wireless
5 16 (26.23%) LAN
5 16 (26.23%) WAN
6 15 (24.59%) DNS
6 15 (24.59%) OSPF
6 15 (24.59%) BGP
7 14 (22.95%) EIGRP
8 13 (21.31%) Cisco ISE
9 12 (19.67%) VoIP
10 11 (18.03%) VLAN
10 11 (18.03%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (16.39%) Cisco Nexus
11 10 (16.39%) HSRP
11 10 (16.39%) GLBP
11 10 (16.39%) RIP
11 10 (16.39%) VRRP
12 9 (14.75%) SSL
General
1 18 (29.51%) Finance
2 6 (9.84%) Law
2 6 (9.84%) Retail
3 2 (3.28%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.64%) Publishing
4 1 (1.64%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.28%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.64%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.64%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.03%) Windows
1 11 (18.03%) Linux
2 5 (8.20%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (24.59%) SIEM
2 13 (21.31%) Information Security
3 7 (11.48%) Security Architecture
4 6 (9.84%) Network Design
4 6 (9.84%) Security Management
5 5 (8.20%) Load Balancing
5 5 (8.20%) Investment Management
6 4 (6.56%) Data Protection
6 4 (6.56%) Migration
6 4 (6.56%) ITIL
6 4 (6.56%) Change Management
6 4 (6.56%) Cyber Security
7 3 (4.92%) Information Security Management
7 3 (4.92%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (3.28%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.28%) DRM
8 2 (3.28%) Vulnerability Management
9 1 (1.64%) Low Latency
9 1 (1.64%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (1.64%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.56%) Perl
2 2 (3.28%) Python
2 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.64%) Java
3 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.64%) Ruby
3 1 (1.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (47.54%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (39.34%) CCNP
3 19 (31.15%) CISSP
4 15 (24.59%) CISM
5 8 (13.11%) CCSA
6 7 (11.48%) Degree
7 5 (8.20%) CCIE
8 3 (4.92%) CCSP
8 3 (4.92%) CCDP
8 3 (4.92%) ISSAP
8 3 (4.92%) ISSMP
9 2 (3.28%) CCSE
10 1 (1.64%) CEH
10 1 (1.64%) CISMP
10 1 (1.64%) JNCIE
10 1 (1.64%) MCSE
10 1 (1.64%) GIAC
10 1 (1.64%) CCNA
10 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.64%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 5 (8.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (8.20%) PCI DSS
2 4 (6.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) FortiGate
2 3 (4.92%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 48 (78.69%) Cisco
2 34 (55.74%) CheckPoint
3 19 (31.15%) Juniper
4 10 (16.39%) F5
5 6 (9.84%) Aruba
5 6 (9.84%) Fortinet
6 5 (8.20%) Blue Coat
7 4 (6.56%) VMware
7 4 (6.56%) Meraki
8 3 (4.92%) Lumension
8 3 (4.92%) Citrix
8 3 (4.92%) Barracuda Networks
8 3 (4.92%) McAfee
9 2 (3.28%) Microsoft
9 2 (3.28%) Brocade
9 2 (3.28%) ServiceNow
9 2 (3.28%) Cyber-Ark
9 2 (3.28%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.64%) Tufin
10 1 (1.64%) ArcSight
London
iKonnect
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
HP Group
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + competitive, bonus benefits and much more
Posted: 12 days ago