The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank - 63 41
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 0 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth - 1.30% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.30% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 3
Average salary - £48,750 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.37%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Security Engineer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Portsmouth 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
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
292 384 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 95.74% 99.74% 98.23%
Number of salaries quoted 272 358 260
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Security Engineer Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Security Engineer
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) CESG
2 4 (80.00%) Network Security
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) vSphere
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
2 4 (80.00%) CISSP
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) DMZ
2 4 (80.00%) X.400
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) SMTP
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) FTP
2 4 (80.00%) HTTP
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) IronPort

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) DMZ
2 4 (80.00%) FTP
2 4 (80.00%) HTTP
2 4 (80.00%) Network Security
2 4 (80.00%) SMTP
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) X.400
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (80.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CCNA
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (80.00%) CISSP
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) IronPort