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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Security Engineer
Rank 620 628 641
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Engineer 25 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.061% 0.060% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.063% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 23 21 11
Average salary £68,750 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +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
39136 39804 41394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.78% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 33735 33728 33851
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 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,001
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 +54 5 £72,500 +36.79% 1
Canary Wharf - 3 £72,500 -
Senior Security Engineer
England

Senior Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 37 (58.73%) Network Security
2 33 (52.38%) Cisco
3 30 (47.62%) Firewall
4 22 (34.92%) VPN
5 21 (33.33%) Degree
6 20 (31.75%) Linux
6 20 (31.75%) Java
7 15 (23.81%) Big Data
7 15 (23.81%) MPLS
8 14 (22.22%) OSPF
8 14 (22.22%) BGP
8 14 (22.22%) CheckPoint
9 13 (20.63%) JavaScript
9 13 (20.63%) Cisco Nexus
10 12 (19.05%) TCP/IP
10 12 (19.05%) Juniper
10 12 (19.05%) Telecoms
11 11 (17.46%) Information Security
11 11 (17.46%) IVR
11 11 (17.46%) Software Engineering
11 11 (17.46%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (17.46%) PBX
11 11 (17.46%) SMS
11 11 (17.46%) Hadoop
11 11 (17.46%) Asterisk PBX
11 11 (17.46%) Spanning Tree
12 10 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (15.87%) F5
12 10 (15.87%) Windows
12 10 (15.87%) SQL

Senior Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (6.35%) Apache
1 4 (6.35%) IIS
1 4 (6.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 37 (58.73%) Network Security
2 30 (47.62%) Firewall
3 22 (34.92%) VPN
4 15 (23.81%) MPLS
5 14 (22.22%) BGP
5 14 (22.22%) OSPF
6 13 (20.63%) Cisco Nexus
7 12 (19.05%) TCP/IP
8 11 (17.46%) Asterisk PBX
8 11 (17.46%) PBX
8 11 (17.46%) SMS
8 11 (17.46%) Spanning Tree
9 9 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (14.29%) LAN
9 9 (14.29%) WAN
10 6 (9.52%) SSL
11 5 (7.94%) HTTP
12 4 (6.35%) IPsec
13 3 (4.76%) EIGRP
13 3 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.81%) Big Data
2 11 (17.46%) Hadoop
3 9 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (14.29%) Apache Hive
3 9 (14.29%) HBase
3 9 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 9 (14.29%) MySQL
4 2 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Burp Suite
2 5 (7.94%) sqlmap
General
1 12 (19.05%) Telecoms
2 8 (12.70%) Finance
3 1 (1.59%) Back Office
3 1 (1.59%) Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Electronics
3 1 (1.59%) Legal
3 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.59%) Marketing
3 1 (1.59%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.29%) .NET
1 9 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 9 (14.29%) Backbone.js
1 9 (14.29%) Hibernate
1 9 (14.29%) JSON
1 9 (14.29%) React
1 9 (14.29%) REST
1 9 (14.29%) Spring
1 9 (14.29%) Struts
1 9 (14.29%) XML
2 5 (7.94%) Ajax
2 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET
2 5 (7.94%) HTML
2 5 (7.94%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.46%) IVR
2 10 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (12.70%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.35%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.35%) Semantic Web
5 3 (4.76%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.17%) Hedge funds
6 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.17%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.59%) SecurID
7 1 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (31.75%) Linux
2 10 (15.87%) Windows
3 8 (12.70%) Unix
4 4 (6.35%) Android
4 4 (6.35%) Apple iOS
4 4 (6.35%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.46%) Information Security
1 11 (17.46%) Software Engineering
2 9 (14.29%) Benchmarking
2 9 (14.29%) OWASP
2 9 (14.29%) Security Testing
2 9 (14.29%) Use Case
3 6 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (7.94%) Network Design
4 5 (7.94%) SIEM
5 4 (6.35%) Automated Testing
5 4 (6.35%) Data Security
5 4 (6.35%) MVC
5 4 (6.35%) Presales
5 4 (6.35%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (6.35%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (4.76%) ITIL
6 3 (4.76%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.76%) Threat Analysis
7 2 (3.17%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 20 (31.75%) Java
2 13 (20.63%) JavaScript
3 10 (15.87%) SQL
4 5 (7.94%) PHP
5 4 (6.35%) C
5 4 (6.35%) C#
5 4 (6.35%) C++
6 3 (4.76%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.76%) Perl
6 3 (4.76%) Python
7 2 (3.17%) Ruby
8 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (33.33%) Degree
2 11 (17.46%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (15.87%) CISSP
4 7 (11.11%) CCNP
5 4 (6.35%) CSSLP
5 4 (6.35%) GSSP-.NET
5 4 (6.35%) GSSP-JAVA
5 4 (6.35%) GWAPT
5 4 (6.35%) SANS
6 3 (4.76%) CCIE
7 2 (3.17%) CCNA
7 2 (3.17%) CCSA
7 2 (3.17%) CISM
7 2 (3.17%) GCIH
7 2 (3.17%) GISF
7 2 (3.17%) GSEC
8 1 (1.59%) CCSE
8 1 (1.59%) CLAS
8 1 (1.59%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.59%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (7.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (6.35%) HIPAA
4 2 (3.17%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.59%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.59%) GPFS
1 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (9.52%) HP Fortify
2 5 (7.94%) OpenVAS
3 4 (6.35%) AppDetective
3 4 (6.35%) FortiGate
3 4 (6.35%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 33 (52.38%) Cisco
2 14 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 12 (19.05%) Juniper
4 10 (15.87%) F5
5 8 (12.70%) Palo Alto
6 5 (7.94%) HP
7 4 (6.35%) IBM
7 4 (6.35%) Riverbed
8 3 (4.76%) AlgoSec
8 3 (4.76%) ArcSight
8 3 (4.76%) Blue Coat
8 3 (4.76%) Citrix
8 3 (4.76%) Cyber-Ark
8 3 (4.76%) Qualys
8 3 (4.76%) VMware
9 2 (3.17%) Acunetix
10 1 (1.59%) Brocade
10 1 (1.59%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.59%) Microsoft
10 1 (1.59%) SAP
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