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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Engineer
Rank 87 - 78
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 6 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.52% - 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% - 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 4
Average salary £49,000 - £46,250
90% offered a salary of more than £48,100 - £43,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 - £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,750 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+14.37% -11.11%
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
1081 907 854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.41% 96.59% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 796 763 697
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 21 August 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 17 (73.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 14 (60.87%) SSL
2 14 (60.87%) CA
2 14 (60.87%) Network Security
3 5 (21.74%) Cisco
3 5 (21.74%) Firewall
4 4 (17.39%) Finance
5 3 (13.04%) LAN
5 3 (13.04%) WAN
5 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
5 3 (13.04%) Banking
6 2 (8.70%) CCNP
6 2 (8.70%) CCNA
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (8.70%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (8.70%) MPLS
6 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
6 2 (8.70%) Information Security
6 2 (8.70%) CCTV
6 2 (8.70%) Security Architecture
6 2 (8.70%) Network Management
7 1 (4.35%) UNIX
7 1 (4.35%) Windows
7 1 (4.35%) Linux
7 1 (4.35%) SNMP
7 1 (4.35%) CCIP
7 1 (4.35%) CCDA
7 1 (4.35%) CCDP
7 1 (4.35%) OpenView

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 14 (60.87%) SSL
1 14 (60.87%) Network Security
2 5 (21.74%) Firewall
3 3 (13.04%) LAN
3 3 (13.04%) WAN
4 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (8.70%) MPLS
5 1 (4.35%) OSPF
5 1 (4.35%) BGP
5 1 (4.35%) SNMP
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) CCTV
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) UNIX
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
1 2 (8.70%) Information Security
1 2 (8.70%) Network Management
1 2 (8.70%) Security Architecture
2 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (4.35%) Change Control
2 1 (4.35%) SABSA
2 1 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (4.35%) TOGAF
2 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) CCNP
1 2 (8.70%) CCNA
1 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (8.70%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (4.35%) CCSA
2 1 (4.35%) CCSE
2 1 (4.35%) CCDA
2 1 (4.35%) CCDP
2 1 (4.35%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (73.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) OpenView
1 1 (4.35%) Netcool
1 1 (4.35%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) CA
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco
3 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.35%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) HP
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