The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Portsmouth region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Engineer
Rank 70 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 4 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.85% 1.93% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 2.07% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 0
Average salary £25,000 £39,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.89% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,750 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.30% -8.23%
Job Titles Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
448 386 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 94.71% 93.24% 99.65%
Number of salaries quoted 368 351 265
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Security Engineer
Hampshire

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 23 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) HP
3 4 (57.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) IPsec
5 2 (28.57%) Military
5 2 (28.57%) OSPF
5 2 (28.57%) BGP
5 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 2 (28.57%) Network Security
5 2 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
6 1 (14.29%) IronPort
6 1 (14.29%) UNIX
6 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) DNS
6 1 (14.29%) ISA Server

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) IPsec
2 2 (28.57%) OSPF
2 2 (28.57%) BGP
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
General
1 2 (28.57%) Military
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) IronPort