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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 87 120 111
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 50 32 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.79% 1.41% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.90% 1.47% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 38 17 12
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,500 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £60,000 £59,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
1727 2180 2333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 96.48% 96.12% 95.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1380 1637 1688
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 30 June 2016.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 75 (70.09%) Firewall
2 68 (63.55%) Linux
3 58 (54.21%) F5
4 55 (51.40%) Unix
4 55 (51.40%) Windows
4 55 (51.40%) CheckPoint
5 49 (45.79%) Cisco
6 44 (41.12%) Palo Alto
7 40 (37.38%) Juniper
8 34 (31.78%) Network Security
9 33 (30.84%) TCP/IP
10 32 (29.91%) ITIL
11 29 (27.10%) Solaris
11 29 (27.10%) Windows 2000
11 29 (27.10%) Windows Server 2003
11 29 (27.10%) Windows Server 2008
12 25 (23.36%) German Language
13 23 (21.50%) French Language
13 23 (21.50%) Cisco Certification
13 23 (21.50%) C++
13 23 (21.50%) Agile Software Development
14 22 (20.56%) Software Engineering
14 22 (20.56%) Scrum
14 22 (20.56%) High Availability
15 21 (19.63%) BDD
15 21 (19.63%) Low Latency
15 21 (19.63%) Multithreading
15 21 (19.63%) TDD
15 21 (19.63%) Blue Coat
15 21 (19.63%) Java

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 6 (5.61%) IBM Domino
2 2 (1.87%) SAS
3 1 (0.93%) Apache
3 1 (0.93%) IIS
3 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (3.74%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (70.09%) Firewall
2 34 (31.78%) Network Security
3 33 (30.84%) TCP/IP
4 19 (17.76%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (8.41%) SSL
6 8 (7.48%) HTTP
6 8 (7.48%) LDAP
7 7 (6.54%) Cisco PIX
7 7 (6.54%) DNS
7 7 (6.54%) TACACS
7 7 (6.54%) VLAN
7 7 (6.54%) VPN
8 6 (5.61%) IPv4
8 6 (5.61%) IPv6
8 6 (5.61%) SAN
9 5 (4.67%) SMTP
10 4 (3.74%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (3.74%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 4 (3.74%) NetScaler
11 3 (2.80%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.93%) Big Data
1 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
1 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (3.74%) Eclipse
General
1 25 (23.36%) German Language
2 23 (21.50%) French Language
3 2 (1.87%) Back Office
3 2 (1.87%) Marketing
4 1 (0.93%) Billing
4 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.28%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 11 (10.28%) STL
2 4 (3.74%) Ajax
2 4 (3.74%) CSS
2 4 (3.74%) HTML
3 2 (1.87%) Regular Expression
3 2 (1.87%) Web Services
4 1 (0.93%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.93%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.35%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.67%) Replication
3 4 (3.74%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (2.80%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.80%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.87%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.87%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.93%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.93%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 68 (63.55%) Linux
2 55 (51.40%) Unix
2 55 (51.40%) Windows
3 29 (27.10%) Solaris
3 29 (27.10%) Windows 2000
3 29 (27.10%) Windows Server 2003
3 29 (27.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (29.91%) ITIL
2 23 (21.50%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (20.56%) High Availability
3 22 (20.56%) Scrum
3 22 (20.56%) Software Engineering
4 21 (19.63%) BDD
4 21 (19.63%) Low Latency
4 21 (19.63%) Multithreading
4 21 (19.63%) OOP
4 21 (19.63%) TDD
5 17 (15.89%) Cross-Platform Development
5 17 (15.89%) Presales
6 11 (10.28%) Information Security
6 11 (10.28%) OO
7 6 (5.61%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (5.61%) Identity Management
7 6 (5.61%) Malware Analysis
7 6 (5.61%) Open Source
7 6 (5.61%) Risk Management
7 6 (5.61%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 23 (21.50%) C++
2 21 (19.63%) Java
3 4 (3.74%) JavaScript
3 4 (3.74%) PL/SQL
3 4 (3.74%) SQL
3 4 (3.74%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.87%) C
5 1 (0.93%) Perl
5 1 (0.93%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (21.50%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (17.76%) CCNP
3 8 (7.48%) CCSE
4 7 (6.54%) CCIE
5 6 (5.61%) Degree
6 5 (4.67%) CCNA
7 4 (3.74%) CCSA
7 4 (3.74%) Check Point Certification
8 3 (2.80%) CEH
8 3 (2.80%) CISSP
8 3 (2.80%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.87%) JNCIA
9 2 (1.87%) JNCIP
9 2 (1.87%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.93%) CISA
10 1 (0.93%) CISM
10 1 (0.93%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.93%) HP ASE
10 1 (0.93%) HP MASE
10 1 (0.93%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.08%) SLA
2 2 (1.87%) SAS 70
3 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (7.48%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.61%) Hyper-V
3 6 (5.61%) NFS
3 6 (5.61%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 6 (5.61%) SCCM
2 1 (0.93%) QRadar
Vendors
1 58 (54.21%) F5
2 55 (51.40%) CheckPoint
3 49 (45.79%) Cisco
4 44 (41.12%) Palo Alto
5 40 (37.38%) Juniper
6 21 (19.63%) Blue Coat
7 20 (18.69%) Sourcefire
8 18 (16.82%) Crossbeam
9 9 (8.41%) VMware
10 8 (7.48%) Citrix
11 7 (6.54%) ArcSight
12 6 (5.61%) GFI Software
12 6 (5.61%) Remedy
13 4 (3.74%) Fortinet
13 4 (3.74%) Microsoft
14 3 (2.80%) Intel Security
15 2 (1.87%) Nortel
15 2 (1.87%) Red Hat
15 2 (1.87%) Sophos
15 2 (1.87%) Symantec
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