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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Engineer
Rank 48 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 1.64% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.79% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.06% +17.50%
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
447 370 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 91.79% 92.50% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 391 243 148
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £27,275
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the Maidenhead region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 14 (70.00%) SIEM
2 12 (60.00%) Firewall
3 11 (55.00%) Windows
3 11 (55.00%) Linux
3 11 (55.00%) Security Cleared
3 11 (55.00%) Cyber Security
4 10 (50.00%) CISSP
5 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
5 9 (45.00%) SC Cleared
6 8 (40.00%) Network Security
6 8 (40.00%) Information Security
7 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
8 6 (30.00%) SQL
8 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
8 6 (30.00%) UNIX
8 6 (30.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (30.00%) OWASP
8 6 (30.00%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (25.00%) Blog
9 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
9 5 (25.00%) Degree
9 5 (25.00%) CEH
9 5 (25.00%) C
10 4 (20.00%) CheckPoint
10 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 4 (20.00%) CISA
10 4 (20.00%) Database Security
10 4 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
11 3 (15.00%) GPG13
11 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) Firewall
2 8 (40.00%) Network Security
3 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (30.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (15.00%) Wireless Security
5 3 (15.00%) Wireless
5 3 (15.00%) VPN
5 3 (15.00%) DNS
5 3 (15.00%) DMZ
5 3 (15.00%) LAN
5 3 (15.00%) WAN
5 3 (15.00%) DHCP
6 1 (5.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.00%) Big Data
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (15.00%) Marketing
2 2 (10.00%) Legal
2 2 (10.00%) German Language
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Arabic Language
3 1 (5.00%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
1 3 (15.00%) Regular Expression
2 2 (10.00%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (25.00%) Blog
2 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (5.00%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
1 11 (55.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) UNIX
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) CentOS
4 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) SIEM
2 11 (55.00%) Cyber Security
3 8 (40.00%) Information Security
4 6 (30.00%) OWASP
4 6 (30.00%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (20.00%) Database Security
6 3 (15.00%) Analytics
7 2 (10.00%) Reverse Engineering
7 2 (10.00%) Network Design
7 2 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 1 (5.00%) Use Case
8 1 (5.00%) Computer Security
8 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (5.00%) Machine Learning
8 1 (5.00%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) C
3 3 (15.00%) Python
4 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (10.00%) C++
4 2 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (5.00%) Perl
5 1 (5.00%) PHP
5 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (50.00%) CISSP
3 9 (45.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (25.00%) CEH
4 5 (25.00%) Degree
5 4 (20.00%) CISA
6 3 (15.00%) GIAC
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (15.00%) MCSE
6 3 (15.00%) CCNP
6 3 (15.00%) MCITP
6 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
7 2 (10.00%) CHFI
7 2 (10.00%) GPEN
7 2 (10.00%) OSCP
8 1 (5.00%) GCIA
8 1 (5.00%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (15.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (15.00%) GPG13
3 2 (10.00%) FISMA
4 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (10.00%) SAP
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco
2 2 (10.00%) Juniper
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.00%) McAfee
3 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (5.00%) Splunk
3 1 (5.00%) ArcSight
3 1 (5.00%) LogRhythm