The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 76 98 94
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 45 61 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.73% 2.47% 2.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.86% 2.60% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 12 55 47
Median salary £56,250 £50,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.38% +34.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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 Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1571 2349 2541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 95.39% 95.26% 95.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1157 1904 1607
Median salary £45,000 £45,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% +7.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region that featured Security Engineer in the job title.

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Security Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, Security Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 78 (66.10%) CheckPoint
2 77 (65.25%) Juniper
2 77 (65.25%) F5
3 76 (64.41%) Palo Alto
4 71 (60.17%) Cisco
5 70 (59.32%) Firewall
6 69 (58.47%) Linux
7 63 (53.39%) Unix
8 55 (46.61%) TCP/IP
9 54 (45.76%) Windows
10 47 (39.83%) Blue Coat
11 46 (38.98%) Windows Server 2008
11 46 (38.98%) Solaris
11 46 (38.98%) Windows 2000
11 46 (38.98%) Windows Server 2003
12 43 (36.44%) Sourcefire
13 41 (34.75%) German Language
14 38 (32.20%) Crossbeam
15 37 (31.36%) ITIL
16 34 (28.81%) Risk Management
17 33 (27.97%) Network Security
18 29 (24.58%) French Language
18 29 (24.58%) VPN
19 27 (22.88%) Cisco Certification
20 26 (22.03%) Information Security
21 22 (18.64%) CCNP
22 20 (16.95%) MPLS
23 19 (16.10%) SLA
23 19 (16.10%) BIG-IP
24 16 (13.56%) Software Engineering

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.54%) SAS
2 2 (1.69%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (4.24%) MS Excel
1 5 (4.24%) MS Office
1 5 (4.24%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (4.24%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.24%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.54%) SaaS
3 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 70 (59.32%) Firewall
2 55 (46.61%) TCP/IP
3 33 (27.97%) Network Security
4 29 (24.58%) VPN
5 20 (16.95%) MPLS
6 19 (16.10%) BIG-IP
7 14 (11.86%) BGP
7 14 (11.86%) OSPF
8 13 (11.02%) SSL
9 12 (10.17%) SMTP
10 11 (9.32%) EIGRP
10 11 (9.32%) Internet
11 10 (8.47%) snoop
11 10 (8.47%) tcpdump
11 10 (8.47%) Wireshark
12 7 (5.93%) DNS
13 4 (3.39%) Wireless
14 3 (2.54%) HTTP
15 2 (1.69%) DMZ
15 2 (1.69%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.69%) HBase
2 1 (0.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (8.47%) Eclipse
2 8 (6.78%) Cucumber
General
1 41 (34.75%) German Language
2 29 (24.58%) French Language
3 14 (11.86%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.69%) Back Office
4 2 (1.69%) Finance
5 1 (0.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.47%) Ajax
1 10 (8.47%) CSS
1 10 (8.47%) HTML
2 2 (1.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (1.69%) Node.js
2 2 (1.69%) Regular Expression
2 2 (1.69%) STL
2 2 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.86%) Virtual Team
2 10 (8.47%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.24%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.24%) Security Operations Centre
5 4 (3.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (2.54%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.85%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.85%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.85%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 69 (58.47%) Linux
2 63 (53.39%) Unix
3 54 (45.76%) Windows
4 46 (38.98%) Solaris
4 46 (38.98%) Windows 2000
4 46 (38.98%) Windows Server 2003
4 46 (38.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.85%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (31.36%) ITIL
2 34 (28.81%) Risk Management
3 26 (22.03%) Information Security
4 16 (13.56%) Software Engineering
5 14 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (11.86%) Data Loss Prevention
5 14 (11.86%) High Availability
6 13 (11.02%) Multithreading
7 12 (10.17%) BDD
7 12 (10.17%) Internal Audit
7 12 (10.17%) Kalman Filter
7 12 (10.17%) Low Latency
7 12 (10.17%) OOP
7 12 (10.17%) Scrum
7 12 (10.17%) SDLC
7 12 (10.17%) TDD
8 11 (9.32%) Change Management
8 11 (9.32%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (9.32%) Virtual Team Management
9 10 (8.47%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.56%) Java
2 15 (12.71%) C++
3 10 (8.47%) JavaScript
3 10 (8.47%) PL/SQL
3 10 (8.47%) SQL
3 10 (8.47%) T-SQL
4 4 (3.39%) Python
5 3 (2.54%) Perl
6 2 (1.69%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.69%) C#
7 1 (0.85%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 27 (22.88%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (18.64%) CCNP
3 13 (11.02%) SC Cleared
3 13 (11.02%) Security Cleared
4 11 (9.32%) CISSP
5 9 (7.63%) Degree
6 5 (4.24%) CCIE
6 5 (4.24%) CCSE
6 5 (4.24%) CCSP
6 5 (4.24%) JNCIS
7 2 (1.69%) CCNA
7 2 (1.69%) JNCIA
7 2 (1.69%) JNCIP
8 1 (0.85%) CCDA
8 1 (0.85%) CEH
8 1 (0.85%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (16.10%) SLA
2 3 (2.54%) SAS 70
System Software
1 5 (4.24%) ProxySG
2 2 (1.69%) HDFS
2 2 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.85%) KVM
3 1 (0.85%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (0.85%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 78 (66.10%) CheckPoint
2 77 (65.25%) F5
2 77 (65.25%) Juniper
3 76 (64.41%) Palo Alto
4 71 (60.17%) Cisco
5 47 (39.83%) Blue Coat
6 43 (36.44%) Sourcefire
7 38 (32.20%) Crossbeam
8 10 (8.47%) BT
8 10 (8.47%) Fortinet
8 10 (8.47%) NetScout
9 7 (5.93%) Intel Security
10 6 (5.08%) HP
10 6 (5.08%) Imperva
11 5 (4.24%) Microsoft
11 5 (4.24%) Proofpoint
11 5 (4.24%) TippingPoint
12 4 (3.39%) Red Hat
13 3 (2.54%) Ciena
13 3 (2.54%) Nortel
Reading, Berkshire
Cybercrowd
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading
Acumin Consulting
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago