The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Security Engineer
Rank 629 575 661
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +86
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Engineer 33 36 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.066% 0.079% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.084% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 29 25 11
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46521 42684 52638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.74% 93.92% 93.86%
Number of salaries quoted 38422 36027 45659
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Senior Security Engineer
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
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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
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City of London -7 13 £58,000 +16.00%
Senior Security Engineer
England

Senior Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 34 (79.07%) Cisco
2 31 (72.09%) Firewall
3 29 (67.44%) CheckPoint
4 27 (62.79%) Juniper
5 25 (58.14%) Cisco Certification
6 23 (53.49%) Network Security
7 22 (51.16%) CCNP
8 21 (48.84%) VPN
9 17 (39.53%) SSL
10 14 (32.56%) WAN
11 13 (30.23%) LAN
12 12 (27.91%) CCIE
12 12 (27.91%) Cisco ASA
13 11 (25.58%) Blue Coat
14 10 (23.26%) CCSE
14 10 (23.26%) JNCIS
14 10 (23.26%) Wireless
14 10 (23.26%) Finance
14 10 (23.26%) CISSP
15 9 (20.93%) OSPF
15 9 (20.93%) BGP
15 9 (20.93%) CCSA
15 9 (20.93%) NetScreen
15 9 (20.93%) CCNA
15 9 (20.93%) JNCIA
16 8 (18.60%) Network Management
16 8 (18.60%) Citrix
17 7 (16.28%) CCSP
17 7 (16.28%) DSL
17 7 (16.28%) Junos

Senior Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (2.33%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 31 (72.09%) Firewall
2 23 (53.49%) Network Security
3 21 (48.84%) VPN
4 17 (39.53%) SSL
5 14 (32.56%) WAN
6 13 (30.23%) LAN
7 12 (27.91%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (23.26%) Wireless
9 9 (20.93%) OSPF
9 9 (20.93%) BGP
9 9 (20.93%) NetScreen
10 7 (16.28%) DSL
10 7 (16.28%) Junos
11 5 (11.63%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (11.63%) VLAN
11 5 (11.63%) MPLS
12 4 (9.30%) ISDN
12 4 (9.30%) IPsec
13 3 (6.98%) NetScaler
13 3 (6.98%) HSRP
General
1 10 (23.26%) Finance
2 6 (13.95%) Telecoms
2 6 (13.95%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.33%) Law
4 1 (2.33%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) .NET Framework
1 5 (11.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) SecurID
2 2 (4.65%) Hedge funds
2 2 (4.65%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) Linux
2 3 (6.98%) UNIX
2 3 (6.98%) Windows
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.33%) Solaris
3 1 (2.33%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.60%) Network Management
2 6 (13.95%) Load Balancing
3 5 (11.63%) OOD
3 5 (11.63%) OOP
3 5 (11.63%) OOA/OOD
3 5 (11.63%) OO
4 4 (9.30%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (9.30%) SIEM
5 3 (6.98%) Information Security
5 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.65%) Transition Management
6 2 (4.65%) Security Management
6 2 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.65%) Change Management
6 2 (4.65%) Asset Management
6 2 (4.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (4.65%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.65%) Capacity Management
6 2 (4.65%) Change Control
7 1 (2.33%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 25 (58.14%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (51.16%) CCNP
3 12 (27.91%) CCIE
4 10 (23.26%) CCSE
4 10 (23.26%) JNCIS
4 10 (23.26%) CISSP
5 9 (20.93%) CCSA
5 9 (20.93%) CCNA
5 9 (20.93%) JNCIA
6 7 (16.28%) CCSP
7 5 (11.63%) CSSLP
8 2 (4.65%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (4.65%) Degree
8 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
8 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) ProxySG
2 1 (2.33%) Nmap
2 1 (2.33%) Snort
2 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) OpenView
1 2 (4.65%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (4.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (4.65%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 34 (79.07%) Cisco
2 29 (67.44%) CheckPoint
3 27 (62.79%) Juniper
4 11 (25.58%) Blue Coat
5 8 (18.60%) Citrix
6 7 (16.28%) F5
6 7 (16.28%) Brocade
7 5 (11.63%) SolarWinds
8 4 (9.30%) Proofpoint
9 3 (6.98%) Aruba
9 3 (6.98%) Nokia
9 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
10 2 (4.65%) Avaya
10 2 (4.65%) HP
10 2 (4.65%) Fujitsu
11 1 (2.33%) McAfee
11 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
11 1 (2.33%) IBM
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