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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Security Engineer
Rank 589 604 596
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Engineer 24 9 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.058% 0.021% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.023% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 21 9 13
Average salary £61,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,500 £36,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+21.05% -
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
38886 39658 42367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.87% 94.39%
Number of salaries quoted 33086 32487 36434
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +5 3 £46,000 -23.33% 2
Hounslow - 3 £61,000 -
Senior Security Engineer
England

Senior Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 45 (75.00%) Cisco
2 40 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 38 (63.33%) Firewall
4 37 (61.67%) CCNP
5 36 (60.00%) CheckPoint
6 26 (43.33%) Juniper
6 26 (43.33%) VPN
7 25 (41.67%) Network Security
8 16 (26.67%) SSL
8 16 (26.67%) Cisco CUCM
9 15 (25.00%) F5
10 13 (21.67%) Cisco ASA
10 13 (21.67%) WAN
10 13 (21.67%) OSPF
10 13 (21.67%) Wireless
11 12 (20.00%) LAN
11 12 (20.00%) CCSA
11 12 (20.00%) SIEM
12 11 (18.33%) DNS
12 11 (18.33%) EIGRP
12 11 (18.33%) BGP
13 10 (16.67%) CCIE
13 10 (16.67%) Linux
13 10 (16.67%) Information Security
13 10 (16.67%) Telecoms
14 9 (15.00%) Fortinet
14 9 (15.00%) CCDP
14 9 (15.00%) MPLS
14 9 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
14 9 (15.00%) Aruba

Senior Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (63.33%) Firewall
2 26 (43.33%) VPN
3 25 (41.67%) Network Security
4 16 (26.67%) SSL
5 13 (21.67%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (21.67%) WAN
5 13 (21.67%) OSPF
5 13 (21.67%) Wireless
6 12 (20.00%) LAN
7 11 (18.33%) DNS
7 11 (18.33%) EIGRP
7 11 (18.33%) BGP
8 9 (15.00%) MPLS
8 9 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (13.33%) HSRP
9 8 (13.33%) Cisco ISE
9 8 (13.33%) VRRP
9 8 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
10 7 (11.67%) VLAN
10 7 (11.67%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 4 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 7 (11.67%) Retail
3 3 (5.00%) Finance
4 2 (3.33%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.67%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.67%) SAML
1 4 (6.67%) OAuth
1 4 (6.67%) REST
2 1 (1.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.33%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.33%) SecurID
3 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.67%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.67%) Linux
2 8 (13.33%) UNIX
3 3 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.00%) SIEM
2 10 (16.67%) Information Security
3 8 (13.33%) Security Management
3 8 (13.33%) ITIL
4 6 (10.00%) Information Security Management
4 6 (10.00%) Network Design
4 6 (10.00%) Migration
4 6 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 5 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 4 (6.67%) Identity Management
6 4 (6.67%) Scrum
6 4 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (6.67%) TDD
7 3 (5.00%) Change Control
7 3 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (5.00%) Data Protection
7 3 (5.00%) Investment Management
7 3 (5.00%) Asset Management
7 3 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.00%) Java
2 5 (8.33%) Python
3 2 (3.33%) C++
4 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.67%) Ruby
4 1 (1.67%) C
4 1 (1.67%) C#
4 1 (1.67%) Perl
4 1 (1.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (61.67%) CCNP
3 12 (20.00%) CCSA
4 10 (16.67%) CCIE
5 9 (15.00%) CCDP
6 7 (11.67%) Degree
6 7 (11.67%) CISSP
7 5 (8.33%) CCSP
8 3 (5.00%) ISSAP
8 3 (5.00%) ISSMP
8 3 (5.00%) CISM
9 2 (3.33%) CCSE
9 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
9 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.67%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) COBIT
1 4 (6.67%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.33%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (26.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (10.00%) FortiGate
3 2 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 45 (75.00%) Cisco
2 36 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 26 (43.33%) Juniper
4 15 (25.00%) F5
5 9 (15.00%) Fortinet
5 9 (15.00%) Aruba
5 9 (15.00%) SolarWinds
6 8 (13.33%) Blue Coat
7 7 (11.67%) Barracuda Networks
8 4 (6.67%) McAfee
8 4 (6.67%) VMware
9 3 (5.00%) Riverbed
9 3 (5.00%) Websense
9 3 (5.00%) Microsoft
10 2 (3.33%) BMC
10 2 (3.33%) Red Hat
10 2 (3.33%) Remedy
10 2 (3.33%) Lumension
10 2 (3.33%) ServiceNow
10 2 (3.33%) Proofpoint
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