The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Engineer
Rank 92 - 74
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 3 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.28% - 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% - 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £49,500 - £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £49,100 - £44,100
10% offered a salary of more than £49,900 - £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £41,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.85% -8.88%
Security Engineer
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
987 866 906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 93.29% 95.06% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 727 744 712
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Security Engineer Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 10 (71.43%) Network Security
2 9 (64.29%) SSL
2 9 (64.29%) CA
2 9 (64.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (35.71%) Firewall
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco
4 3 (21.43%) LAN
4 3 (21.43%) WAN
4 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
5 2 (14.29%) MPLS
5 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 2 (14.29%) Banking
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (14.29%) Check Point Certification
5 2 (14.29%) CCNA
5 2 (14.29%) CCNP
5 2 (14.29%) Information Security
5 2 (14.29%) CCTV
5 2 (14.29%) Network Management
5 2 (14.29%) Security Architecture
6 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (7.14%) Change Control
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (7.14%) SABSA
6 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (7.14%) CentOS
6 1 (7.14%) Zenoss

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 10 (71.43%) Network Security
2 9 (64.29%) SSL
3 5 (35.71%) Firewall
4 3 (21.43%) LAN
4 3 (21.43%) WAN
5 2 (14.29%) MPLS
5 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (7.14%) SNMP
6 1 (7.14%) OSPF
6 1 (7.14%) BGP
General
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) CCTV
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) CentOS
1 1 (7.14%) UNIX
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
1 2 (14.29%) Information Security
1 2 (14.29%) Network Management
1 2 (14.29%) Security Architecture
2 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (7.14%) Change Control
2 1 (7.14%) SABSA
2 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (14.29%) Check Point Certification
1 2 (14.29%) CCNA
1 2 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (7.14%) CCIP
2 1 (7.14%) CCDA
2 1 (7.14%) CCDP
2 1 (7.14%) CCSE
2 1 (7.14%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (64.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Zenoss
1 1 (7.14%) OpenView
1 1 (7.14%) Netcool
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) CA
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco
3 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) VMware