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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Security Engineer
Rank 598 604 588
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Engineer 30 37 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.068% 0.079% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.085% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 26 36 27
Average salary £61,000 £53,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.09% +6.00%
UK excluding London average salary £54,439 £56,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-3.64% +7.61%
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
40854 43597 41662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.19% 93.46% 93.54%
Number of salaries quoted 34907 36416 34972
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +21 9 £60,000 +3.44%
Senior Security Engineer
England

Senior Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 41 (59.42%) Firewall
2 40 (57.97%) Cisco
3 29 (42.03%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (42.03%) Network Security
4 28 (40.58%) CISSP
5 26 (37.68%) CheckPoint
6 20 (28.99%) Information Security
7 18 (26.09%) Finance
7 18 (26.09%) Degree
7 18 (26.09%) CCNP
7 18 (26.09%) CISM
8 17 (24.64%) Juniper
9 16 (23.19%) Windows
9 16 (23.19%) Computer Science
10 15 (21.74%) VPN
11 14 (20.29%) WAN
11 14 (20.29%) F5
12 13 (18.84%) LAN
12 13 (18.84%) Wireless
13 12 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
13 12 (17.39%) Security Architecture
14 11 (15.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 11 (15.94%) HP
15 10 (14.49%) CCSA
15 10 (14.49%) Cyber Security
16 9 (13.04%) Law
16 9 (13.04%) CCNA
16 9 (13.04%) BGP
16 9 (13.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 9 (13.04%) SSL

Senior Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 4 (5.80%) WebLogic
1 4 (5.80%) IIS
1 4 (5.80%) Apache
2 1 (1.45%) CMS
2 1 (1.45%) CloudStack
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 41 (59.42%) Firewall
2 29 (42.03%) Network Security
3 15 (21.74%) VPN
4 14 (20.29%) WAN
5 13 (18.84%) LAN
5 13 (18.84%) Wireless
6 12 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (13.04%) SSL
7 9 (13.04%) BGP
8 8 (11.59%) VoIP
8 8 (11.59%) DNS
8 8 (11.59%) OSPF
8 8 (11.59%) VLAN
9 7 (10.14%) MPLS
9 7 (10.14%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (8.70%) HSRP
10 6 (8.70%) GLBP
10 6 (8.70%) Cisco ISE
10 6 (8.70%) EIGRP
10 6 (8.70%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.70%) Big Data
2 2 (2.90%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
General
1 18 (26.09%) Finance
2 9 (13.04%) Law
3 4 (5.80%) Marketing
4 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.90%) Games
5 1 (1.45%) Banking
5 1 (1.45%) Retail
5 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.45%) Electronics
5 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.45%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.25%) .NET
2 1 (1.45%) Web Services
2 1 (1.45%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.19%) Computer Science
2 8 (11.59%) Data Centre
3 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.80%) Semantic Web
4 4 (5.80%) Hedge funds
5 3 (4.35%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.90%) Online Games
7 1 (1.45%) DTV
7 1 (1.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.45%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.45%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.19%) Windows
2 7 (10.14%) UNIX
3 5 (7.25%) Linux
4 4 (5.80%) Android
4 4 (5.80%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.99%) Information Security
2 12 (17.39%) Security Architecture
3 10 (14.49%) Cyber Security
4 7 (10.14%) SIEM
5 5 (7.25%) Mentoring
5 5 (7.25%) OWASP
5 5 (7.25%) Security Testing
6 4 (5.80%) Investment Management
6 4 (5.80%) Network Design
6 4 (5.80%) Problem Management
6 4 (5.80%) Data Security
6 4 (5.80%) ITIL
6 4 (5.80%) E-Commerce
6 4 (5.80%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (5.80%) Project Management
6 4 (5.80%) Service Management
6 4 (5.80%) Change Control
7 3 (4.35%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.35%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (4.35%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.14%) Java
2 4 (5.80%) C
2 4 (5.80%) C#
2 4 (5.80%) C++
2 4 (5.80%) SQL
3 2 (2.90%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.90%) Perl
4 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 29 (42.03%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (40.58%) CISSP
3 18 (26.09%) CISM
3 18 (26.09%) CCNP
3 18 (26.09%) Degree
4 10 (14.49%) CCSA
5 9 (13.04%) CCNA
6 7 (10.14%) CSSLP
7 4 (5.80%) CRISC
7 4 (5.80%) GWAPT
7 4 (5.80%) CCIE
8 3 (4.35%) CISMP
8 3 (4.35%) JNCIE
9 2 (2.90%) CISA
9 2 (2.90%) CEH
10 1 (1.45%) GIAC
10 1 (1.45%) CCSE
10 1 (1.45%) MCSE
10 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.45%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (13.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (10.14%) PCI DSS
4 5 (7.25%) COBIT
5 4 (5.80%) HIPAA
6 2 (2.90%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (5.80%) AppDetective
1 4 (5.80%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.45%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 40 (57.97%) Cisco
2 26 (37.68%) CheckPoint
3 17 (24.64%) Juniper
4 14 (20.29%) F5
5 11 (15.94%) HP
6 7 (10.14%) Citrix
7 5 (7.25%) Brocade
7 5 (7.25%) Fortinet
8 4 (5.80%) McAfee
8 4 (5.80%) IBM
8 4 (5.80%) Meraki
9 3 (4.35%) Barracuda Networks
9 3 (4.35%) Aruba
9 3 (4.35%) Microsoft
10 2 (2.90%) VMware
10 2 (2.90%) Acunetix
10 2 (2.90%) Cyber-Ark
10 2 (2.90%) Qualys
11 1 (1.45%) Lumension
11 1 (1.45%) Blue Coat
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