The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 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
Security Engineer
Rank 47 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.20% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +15.85%
Security Engineer
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton 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
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
315 394 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 94.88% 96.10% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 270 308 300
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Engineer in the job title across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the Luton region.

Security Engineer Salary Trend in Luton

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Luton region that cited 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 Security Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) SaaS
3 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Information Security
3 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Security Management
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Legal
3 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) Data Protection Act

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Luton region that cited 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 Security Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Security Management
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) AppSense