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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 50 37 48
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 9 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 2.48% 3.95% 1.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.69% 4.16% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 7
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,750 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £80,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
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
334 385 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 92.01% 95.06% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 293 316 259
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,565 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016, 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 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco PIX
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco
2 8 (72.73%) CheckPoint
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (63.64%) F5
3 7 (63.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 7 (63.64%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 6 (54.55%) Network Security
5 5 (45.45%) CCSE
6 4 (36.36%) VMware
6 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
6 4 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (27.27%) CCNP
7 3 (27.27%) CCNA
8 2 (18.18%) WAN
8 2 (18.18%) Juniper
8 2 (18.18%) Intel Security
8 2 (18.18%) Blue Coat
8 2 (18.18%) Riverbed
9 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
9 1 (9.09%) SIEM
9 1 (9.09%) Regular Expression
9 1 (9.09%) FISMA
9 1 (9.09%) Presales
9 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
9 1 (9.09%) Security Management
9 1 (9.09%) CCSA

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco PIX
3 7 (63.64%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 7 (63.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 6 (54.55%) Network Security
5 4 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (18.18%) WAN
7 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Regular Expression
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
2 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
2 1 (9.09%) Presales
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) Security Management
2 1 (9.09%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) CCSE
2 3 (27.27%) CCNA
2 3 (27.27%) CCNP
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) CCSA
3 1 (9.09%) CISA
3 1 (9.09%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) FISMA
1 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) CheckPoint
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco
2 7 (63.64%) F5
3 4 (36.36%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) Blue Coat
4 2 (18.18%) Intel Security
4 2 (18.18%) Juniper
4 2 (18.18%) Riverbed