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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 87 115 106
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 49 37 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.58% 1.54% 1.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.72% 1.61% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 47 21 18
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
1800 2292 2289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.94% 95.22% 94.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1475 1566 1704
Median salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 5 May 2016.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 81 (69.83%) Firewall
2 74 (63.79%) Linux
3 72 (62.07%) Cisco
4 68 (58.62%) F5
5 66 (56.90%) CheckPoint
6 58 (50.00%) Windows
7 55 (47.41%) Unix
8 49 (42.24%) Palo Alto
9 44 (37.93%) Juniper
10 43 (37.07%) Network Security
11 36 (31.03%) ITIL
12 35 (30.17%) Windows 2000
12 35 (30.17%) Solaris
12 35 (30.17%) Windows Server 2003
12 35 (30.17%) Windows Server 2008
13 33 (28.45%) Blue Coat
13 33 (28.45%) Cisco Certification
14 32 (27.59%) TCP/IP
14 32 (27.59%) Sourcefire
15 31 (26.72%) Crossbeam
16 30 (25.86%) Information Security
17 29 (25.00%) German Language
18 27 (23.28%) Cisco ASA
19 26 (22.41%) Risk Management
19 26 (22.41%) CCNP
20 20 (17.24%) French Language
21 19 (16.38%) CCIE
21 19 (16.38%) C++
22 18 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
23 17 (14.66%) 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 7 (6.03%) IBM Domino
2 2 (1.72%) Node.js
3 1 (0.86%) Apache
3 1 (0.86%) IIS
3 1 (0.86%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.86%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.86%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (69.83%) Firewall
2 43 (37.07%) Network Security
3 32 (27.59%) TCP/IP
4 27 (23.28%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (11.21%) SAN
6 12 (10.34%) Cisco PIX
7 9 (7.76%) DNS
7 9 (7.76%) HTTP
7 9 (7.76%) VLAN
8 8 (6.90%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (6.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 8 (6.90%) LDAP
9 7 (6.03%) IPv4
9 7 (6.03%) IPv6
9 7 (6.03%) SSL
9 7 (6.03%) TACACS
10 6 (5.17%) 3GPP
10 6 (5.17%) Diameter Protocol
10 6 (5.17%) WLAN
11 5 (4.31%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.86%) Big Data
1 1 (0.86%) Hadoop
1 1 (0.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (2.59%) Eclipse
General
1 29 (25.00%) German Language
2 20 (17.24%) French Language
3 2 (1.72%) Marketing
4 1 (0.86%) Billing
4 1 (0.86%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.03%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 7 (6.03%) STL
2 3 (2.59%) Ajax
2 3 (2.59%) CSS
2 3 (2.59%) HTML
3 2 (1.72%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.62%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.31%) Replication
4 4 (3.45%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (2.59%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.72%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.86%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 74 (63.79%) Linux
2 58 (50.00%) Windows
3 55 (47.41%) Unix
4 35 (30.17%) Solaris
4 35 (30.17%) Windows 2000
4 35 (30.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 35 (30.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (5.17%) Debian
5 6 (5.17%) Fedora
5 6 (5.17%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (31.03%) ITIL
2 30 (25.86%) Information Security
3 26 (22.41%) Risk Management
4 18 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (14.66%) High Availability
5 17 (14.66%) Scrum
5 17 (14.66%) Software Engineering
6 16 (13.79%) BDD
6 16 (13.79%) Low Latency
6 16 (13.79%) Multithreading
6 16 (13.79%) OOP
6 16 (13.79%) TDD
7 14 (12.07%) Presales
8 13 (11.21%) Cross-Platform Development
9 11 (9.48%) Coaching
9 11 (9.48%) Mentoring
10 7 (6.03%) Case Management
10 7 (6.03%) Malware Analysis
10 7 (6.03%) OO
10 7 (6.03%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 19 (16.38%) C++
2 16 (13.79%) Java
3 3 (2.59%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.59%) PL/SQL
3 3 (2.59%) SQL
3 3 (2.59%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.72%) Perl
4 2 (1.72%) Python
5 1 (0.86%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (28.45%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (22.41%) CCNP
3 19 (16.38%) CCIE
4 12 (10.34%) CCSE
5 5 (4.31%) Degree
6 4 (3.45%) CCNA
6 4 (3.45%) CCSA
6 4 (3.45%) Check Point Certification
6 4 (3.45%) CISSP
7 3 (2.59%) CEH
8 1 (0.86%) CISA
8 1 (0.86%) CISM
8 1 (0.86%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.86%) ISSMP
8 1 (0.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.66%) SLA
2 2 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (6.90%) Active Directory
1 8 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (6.03%) Hyper-V
2 7 (6.03%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (6.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 72 (62.07%) Cisco
2 68 (58.62%) F5
3 66 (56.90%) CheckPoint
4 49 (42.24%) Palo Alto
5 44 (37.93%) Juniper
6 33 (28.45%) Blue Coat
7 32 (27.59%) Sourcefire
8 31 (26.72%) Crossbeam
9 12 (10.34%) VMware
10 8 (6.90%) ArcSight
10 8 (6.90%) Citrix
11 7 (6.03%) GFI Software
11 7 (6.03%) Remedy
12 6 (5.17%) Red Hat
13 5 (4.31%) Microsoft
14 2 (1.72%) Extreme Networks
14 2 (1.72%) Foundry
15 1 (0.86%) Intel
15 1 (0.86%) Qualys
15 1 (0.86%) Sun
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