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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Security Engineer
Rank 600 573 631
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +58
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Engineer 37 33 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.081% 0.075% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.080% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 36 25 12
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,050
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £56,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.72% +15.78%
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
42908 41018 46961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.40% 93.55% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35852 34457 40696
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 £32,500
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 18 September 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 September 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 +8 12 £58,000 +16.00%
Docklands, London -9 1 £51,000 -11.30%
Senior Security Engineer
England

Senior Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 56 (81.16%) Cisco
2 51 (73.91%) Cisco Certification
3 50 (72.46%) CCNP
4 42 (60.87%) CheckPoint
5 39 (56.52%) Juniper
5 39 (56.52%) Firewall
6 37 (53.62%) Network Security
7 33 (47.83%) VPN
8 30 (43.48%) SolarWinds
9 25 (36.23%) WAN
10 24 (34.78%) LAN
10 24 (34.78%) Wireless
11 23 (33.33%) CCSA
12 20 (28.99%) OSPF
12 20 (28.99%) Aruba
12 20 (28.99%) HSRP
13 19 (27.54%) Network Management
14 18 (26.09%) MPLS
15 17 (24.64%) Telecoms
15 17 (24.64%) SSL
15 17 (24.64%) Cisco CUCM
16 16 (23.19%) GLBP
16 16 (23.19%) VoIP
16 16 (23.19%) RIP
16 16 (23.19%) EIGRP
16 16 (23.19%) BGP
16 16 (23.19%) Cisco IOS
16 16 (23.19%) VLAN
16 16 (23.19%) VPLS
17 15 (21.74%) Video Conferencing

Senior Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (5.80%) MS Office
2 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 39 (56.52%) Firewall
2 37 (53.62%) Network Security
3 33 (47.83%) VPN
4 25 (36.23%) WAN
5 24 (34.78%) LAN
5 24 (34.78%) Wireless
6 20 (28.99%) OSPF
6 20 (28.99%) HSRP
7 18 (26.09%) MPLS
8 17 (24.64%) SSL
9 16 (23.19%) GLBP
9 16 (23.19%) VoIP
9 16 (23.19%) RIP
9 16 (23.19%) EIGRP
9 16 (23.19%) BGP
9 16 (23.19%) Cisco IOS
9 16 (23.19%) VLAN
9 16 (23.19%) VPLS
10 14 (20.29%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (15.94%) NetScreen
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Metasploit
2 3 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (24.64%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.70%) Finance
3 4 (5.80%) Banking
4 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.45%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.35%) REST
1 3 (4.35%) OAuth
1 3 (4.35%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.74%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (5.80%) Client/Server
2 4 (5.80%) SecurID
3 2 (2.90%) Derivative
3 2 (2.90%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.80%) UNIX
1 4 (5.80%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.54%) Network Management
2 10 (14.49%) Load Balancing
3 9 (13.04%) Information Security
4 8 (11.59%) SIEM
5 4 (5.80%) Project Management
5 4 (5.80%) Security Management
5 4 (5.80%) Migration
5 4 (5.80%) Security Testing
5 4 (5.80%) Change Control
5 4 (5.80%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.35%) TDD
6 3 (4.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.35%) Scrum
6 3 (4.35%) Identity Management
6 3 (4.35%) E-Commerce
7 2 (2.90%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (2.90%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.25%) Java
2 4 (5.80%) C#
3 3 (4.35%) Python
4 2 (2.90%) C++
4 2 (2.90%) SQL
4 2 (2.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 51 (73.91%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (72.46%) CCNP
3 23 (33.33%) CCSA
4 10 (14.49%) CCNA
4 10 (14.49%) CCSE
5 9 (13.04%) JNCIA
5 9 (13.04%) JNCIS
6 5 (7.25%) CISSP
7 4 (5.80%) CCSP
8 3 (4.35%) CCIE
9 2 (2.90%) CCDP
10 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.59%) QA
2 3 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (4.35%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 17 (24.64%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 56 (81.16%) Cisco
2 42 (60.87%) CheckPoint
3 39 (56.52%) Juniper
4 30 (43.48%) SolarWinds
5 20 (28.99%) Aruba
6 15 (21.74%) F5
7 8 (11.59%) Brocade
7 8 (11.59%) Blue Coat
7 8 (11.59%) Microsoft
7 8 (11.59%) Citrix
8 6 (8.70%) Fortinet
9 5 (7.25%) VMware
9 5 (7.25%) McAfee
9 5 (7.25%) Oracle
10 4 (5.80%) Proofpoint
11 2 (2.90%) Websense
12 1 (1.45%) Coverity
12 1 (1.45%) Riverbed
12 1 (1.45%) Barracuda Networks
12 1 (1.45%) Qualys
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago