The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Maidenhead 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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Engineer
Rank 50 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 0.26% - 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% - 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £80,000 - £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +16.25%
Security Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidenhead 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
Maidenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
362 440 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 92.58% 91.29% 90.42%
Number of salaries quoted 295 289 245
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Maidenhead

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

Security Engineer Salary Trend in Maidenhead

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Maidenhead 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 7 (70.00%) SIEM
2 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) Information Security
3 5 (50.00%) CISSP
3 5 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) CEH
5 3 (30.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (30.00%) Analytics
5 3 (30.00%) Cyber Security
5 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
6 2 (20.00%) Database Security
6 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (20.00%) GPEN
6 2 (20.00%) OSCP
6 2 (20.00%) Open Source
6 2 (20.00%) SaaS
6 2 (20.00%) DMZ
6 2 (20.00%) Wireless
6 2 (20.00%) Legal
6 2 (20.00%) GIAC
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Maidenhead 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (30.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (20.00%) Network Security
3 2 (20.00%) Wireless Security
3 2 (20.00%) VPN
3 2 (20.00%) DNS
3 2 (20.00%) DMZ
3 2 (20.00%) Wireless
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (20.00%) Legal
1 2 (20.00%) German Language
2 1 (10.00%) Arabic Language
2 1 (10.00%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) ODBC
2 1 (10.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) SIEM
2 6 (60.00%) Information Security
3 5 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (30.00%) Cyber Security
4 3 (30.00%) Analytics
5 2 (20.00%) Database Security
5 2 (20.00%) Open Source
5 2 (20.00%) Network Design
5 2 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Logistics
6 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) OWASP
6 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (10.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CISSP
2 4 (40.00%) CEH
3 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) GPEN
4 2 (20.00%) OSCP
4 2 (20.00%) CHFI
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) GIAC
4 2 (20.00%) CCNP
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (10.00%) CISA
5 1 (10.00%) MCSE
5 1 (10.00%) MCITP
5 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (10.00%) GPG13
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Juniper
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) McAfee
3 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (10.00%) Splunk
3 1 (10.00%) ArcSight
3 1 (10.00%) LogRhythm