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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Security Engineer
Rank 594 622 561
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -61
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Engineer 31 38 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.070% 0.078% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.083% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 31 38 45
Average salary £65,000 £57,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.55% +15.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,200 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,750 £76,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+16.40% -14.09%
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
41174 45679 41778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.30% 93.62% 93.69%
Number of salaries quoted 34928 38421 35168
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £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 7 July 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 7 July 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 +28 2 £51,250 -11.63%
Senior Security Engineer
England

Senior Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 47 (68.12%) Cisco
2 43 (62.32%) Firewall
3 39 (56.52%) CheckPoint
4 38 (55.07%) Network Security
5 29 (42.03%) Cisco Certification
6 27 (39.13%) CISSP
7 23 (33.33%) Wireless
8 22 (31.88%) Finance
9 19 (27.54%) CCNP
9 19 (27.54%) VPN
10 18 (26.09%) Juniper
11 17 (24.64%) WAN
12 16 (23.19%) LAN
13 15 (21.74%) Windows
13 15 (21.74%) CISM
13 15 (21.74%) SIEM
14 14 (20.29%) Information Security
15 13 (18.84%) CCSA
15 13 (18.84%) Security Architecture
16 12 (17.39%) VLAN
16 12 (17.39%) OSPF
16 12 (17.39%) BGP
16 12 (17.39%) VoIP
16 12 (17.39%) DNS
17 11 (15.94%) Cisco ASA
18 10 (14.49%) Law
18 10 (14.49%) RIP
18 10 (14.49%) EIGRP
18 10 (14.49%) VRRP
18 10 (14.49%) F5

Senior Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 (1.45%) CMS
1 1 (1.45%) CloudStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 43 (62.32%) Firewall
2 38 (55.07%) Network Security
3 23 (33.33%) Wireless
4 19 (27.54%) VPN
5 17 (24.64%) WAN
6 16 (23.19%) LAN
7 12 (17.39%) VoIP
7 12 (17.39%) DNS
7 12 (17.39%) OSPF
7 12 (17.39%) BGP
7 12 (17.39%) VLAN
8 11 (15.94%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (14.49%) HSRP
9 10 (14.49%) GLBP
9 10 (14.49%) EIGRP
9 10 (14.49%) VRRP
9 10 (14.49%) RIP
10 9 (13.04%) MPLS
10 9 (13.04%) VPLS
11 8 (11.59%) Cisco IOS
General
1 22 (31.88%) Finance
2 10 (14.49%) Law
3 3 (4.35%) Marketing
4 2 (2.90%) Multimedia
4 2 (2.90%) Games
5 1 (1.45%) Banking
5 1 (1.45%) Retail
5 1 (1.45%) Publishing
5 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.45%) .NET
1 1 (1.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.14%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.80%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.90%) Online Games
4 2 (2.90%) Hedge funds
4 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.45%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.45%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.74%) Windows
2 6 (8.70%) Linux
3 2 (2.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.74%) SIEM
2 14 (20.29%) Information Security
3 13 (18.84%) Security Architecture
4 7 (10.14%) Cyber Security
5 6 (8.70%) Network Design
6 4 (5.80%) Project Management
6 4 (5.80%) Service Management
6 4 (5.80%) Problem Management
7 3 (4.35%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (4.35%) Investment Management
7 3 (4.35%) Online Marketing
7 3 (4.35%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.35%) Change Control
7 3 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.35%) Load Balancing
7 3 (4.35%) Security Management
8 2 (2.90%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (2.90%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (2.90%) DRM
8 2 (2.90%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.80%) Perl
2 2 (2.90%) Python
2 2 (2.90%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.45%) Java
3 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.45%) Ruby
3 1 (1.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (42.03%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (39.13%) CISSP
3 19 (27.54%) CCNP
4 15 (21.74%) CISM
5 13 (18.84%) CCSA
6 9 (13.04%) Degree
7 8 (11.59%) CCNA
8 5 (7.25%) CCIE
9 4 (5.80%) CRISC
10 3 (4.35%) JNCIE
10 3 (4.35%) CCSE
11 2 (2.90%) CISA
12 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (1.45%) RHCE
12 1 (1.45%) MCSE
12 1 (1.45%) CEH
12 1 (1.45%) CISMP
12 1 (1.45%) CSSLP
12 1 (1.45%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.80%) PCI DSS
3 3 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (2.90%) SLA
4 2 (2.90%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (1.45%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 47 (68.12%) Cisco
2 39 (56.52%) CheckPoint
3 18 (26.09%) Juniper
4 10 (14.49%) F5
5 6 (8.70%) Aruba
5 6 (8.70%) Citrix
5 6 (8.70%) McAfee
5 6 (8.70%) Blue Coat
5 6 (8.70%) Fortinet
6 5 (7.25%) Barracuda Networks
7 4 (5.80%) HP
7 4 (5.80%) Brocade
7 4 (5.80%) Meraki
8 3 (4.35%) Lumension
9 2 (2.90%) ServiceNow
9 2 (2.90%) Cyber-Ark
9 2 (2.90%) Microsoft
10 1 (1.45%) CA
10 1 (1.45%) Symantec
10 1 (1.45%) Tufin
London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
HP Group
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 12 days ago