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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Security Engineer
Rank 575 621 575
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Engineer 38 37 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.087% 0.076% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.081% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 36 34 35
Average salary £67,500 £56,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.53% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,500 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £66,000 £65,450
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,750 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+20.21% -1.61%
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
40624 45661 41244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.51% 93.84% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 34358 38187 34690
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +38 10 £52,500 -9.48% 2
Ealing - 1 £55,500 -
Senior Security Engineer
England

Senior Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 42 (75.00%) Cisco
2 34 (60.71%) Firewall
3 33 (58.93%) CheckPoint
3 33 (58.93%) Network Security
4 21 (37.50%) Wireless
4 21 (37.50%) CISSP
4 21 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (35.71%) Finance
6 19 (33.93%) VPN
7 18 (32.14%) CCNP
8 16 (28.57%) LAN
8 16 (28.57%) WAN
9 14 (25.00%) DNS
9 14 (25.00%) CISM
9 14 (25.00%) OSPF
9 14 (25.00%) BGP
10 13 (23.21%) EIGRP
11 12 (21.43%) Juniper
11 12 (21.43%) VoIP
11 12 (21.43%) SIEM
12 11 (19.64%) Windows
12 11 (19.64%) Information Security
12 11 (19.64%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (19.64%) VLAN
13 10 (17.86%) RIP
13 10 (17.86%) VRRP
13 10 (17.86%) HSRP
13 10 (17.86%) GLBP
14 9 (16.07%) Cisco Nexus
14 9 (16.07%) Cisco ISE

Senior Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (1.79%) CloudStack
1 1 (1.79%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (60.71%) Firewall
2 33 (58.93%) Network Security
3 21 (37.50%) Wireless
4 19 (33.93%) VPN
5 16 (28.57%) LAN
5 16 (28.57%) WAN
6 14 (25.00%) DNS
6 14 (25.00%) OSPF
6 14 (25.00%) BGP
7 13 (23.21%) EIGRP
8 12 (21.43%) VoIP
9 11 (19.64%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (19.64%) VLAN
10 10 (17.86%) RIP
10 10 (17.86%) VRRP
10 10 (17.86%) HSRP
10 10 (17.86%) GLBP
11 9 (16.07%) Cisco Nexus
11 9 (16.07%) Cisco ISE
11 9 (16.07%) Cisco IOS
General
1 20 (35.71%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Law
3 2 (3.57%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.79%) Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Retail
4 1 (1.79%) Games
4 1 (1.79%) Publishing
4 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) .NET
1 1 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.57%) Hedge funds
3 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.79%) Open Source
4 1 (1.79%) Online Games
4 1 (1.79%) Social Network
4 1 (1.79%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.64%) Windows
2 7 (12.50%) Linux
3 4 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.43%) SIEM
2 11 (19.64%) Information Security
3 8 (14.29%) Security Architecture
4 7 (12.50%) Cyber Security
5 6 (10.71%) Network Design
5 6 (10.71%) Investment Management
6 4 (7.14%) Security Management
6 4 (7.14%) Load Balancing
7 3 (5.36%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (5.36%) Migration
7 3 (5.36%) Change Management
8 2 (3.57%) DRM
8 2 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.57%) Data Protection
8 2 (3.57%) Vulnerability Management
9 1 (1.79%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (1.79%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.79%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (1.79%) Low Latency
9 1 (1.79%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.14%) Perl
2 2 (3.57%) Python
2 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.79%) Ruby
3 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.79%) SQL
3 1 (1.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (37.50%) CISSP
1 21 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (32.14%) CCNP
3 14 (25.00%) CISM
4 8 (14.29%) CCSA
5 7 (12.50%) Degree
6 2 (3.57%) CCIE
6 2 (3.57%) CCNA
6 2 (3.57%) CCSE
7 1 (1.79%) CRISC
7 1 (1.79%) CSSLP
7 1 (1.79%) ISSAP
7 1 (1.79%) ISSMP
7 1 (1.79%) CISMP
7 1 (1.79%) CEH
7 1 (1.79%) JNCIE
7 1 (1.79%) GIAC
7 1 (1.79%) CISA
7 1 (1.79%) MCSE
7 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (7.14%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.57%) COBIT
4 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 42 (75.00%) Cisco
2 33 (58.93%) CheckPoint
3 12 (21.43%) Juniper
4 7 (12.50%) F5
5 6 (10.71%) Blue Coat
5 6 (10.71%) Aruba
6 4 (7.14%) Meraki
7 3 (5.36%) Lumension
7 3 (5.36%) Brocade
7 3 (5.36%) Fortinet
7 3 (5.36%) McAfee
7 3 (5.36%) Citrix
8 2 (3.57%) VMware
8 2 (3.57%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (3.57%) ServiceNow
8 2 (3.57%) Cyber-Ark
9 1 (1.79%) Tufin
9 1 (1.79%) IronPort
9 1 (1.79%) Symantec
9 1 (1.79%) HP
London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
HP Group
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago