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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Engineer
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 49 72 94
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 53 72 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.35% 3.50% 2.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.45% 3.72% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 17 54 37
Median salary £55,000 £48,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.82% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £60,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.52%

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
1190 1936 2251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.78% 94.12% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 913 1537 1579
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 26 February 2017.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 (81.82%) CheckPoint
2 78 (78.79%) Palo Alto
3 76 (76.77%) Juniper
4 74 (74.75%) Cisco
5 70 (70.71%) F5
6 66 (66.67%) Blue Coat
7 65 (65.66%) Firewall
8 59 (59.60%) Sourcefire
9 58 (58.59%) Risk Management
10 57 (57.58%) Linux
11 53 (53.54%) Unix
11 53 (53.54%) Windows
12 49 (49.49%) TCP/IP
13 42 (42.42%) Crossbeam
14 41 (41.41%) Windows Server 2008
14 41 (41.41%) Solaris
14 41 (41.41%) Windows 2000
14 41 (41.41%) Windows Server 2003
14 41 (41.41%) Kalman Filter
15 37 (37.37%) Network Security
16 28 (28.28%) German Language
17 27 (27.27%) Information Security
18 26 (26.26%) SLA
18 26 (26.26%) VPN
19 25 (25.25%) ITIL
20 24 (24.24%) Internet
20 24 (24.24%) Fortinet
21 23 (23.23%) Security Operations
21 23 (23.23%) Imperva
22 21 (21.21%) Security Operations Centre

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 2 (2.02%) OpenStack
Applications
1 17 (17.17%) MS Excel
1 17 (17.17%) MS Office
1 17 (17.17%) MS PowerPoint
1 17 (17.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (65.66%) Firewall
2 49 (49.49%) TCP/IP
3 37 (37.37%) Network Security
4 26 (26.26%) VPN
5 24 (24.24%) Internet
6 9 (9.09%) SSL
7 8 (8.08%) BGP
7 8 (8.08%) OSPF
8 6 (6.06%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (6.06%) Wireshark
9 4 (4.04%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (4.04%) Spanning Tree
10 3 (3.03%) MPLS
10 3 (3.03%) SMTP
11 2 (2.02%) BIG-IP
11 2 (2.02%) DNS
11 2 (2.02%) EIGRP
11 2 (2.02%) snoop
11 2 (2.02%) tcpdump
12 1 (1.01%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.02%) HBase
Development Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Cucumber
1 3 (3.03%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.01%) JIRA
General
1 28 (28.28%) German Language
2 17 (17.17%) French Language
3 4 (4.04%) Marketing
4 3 (3.03%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.02%) Finance
6 1 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.03%) Ajax
1 3 (3.03%) CSS
1 3 (3.03%) HTML
2 2 (2.02%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 21 (21.21%) Security Operations Centre
2 6 (6.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (3.03%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.03%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.02%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.02%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.01%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.01%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 57 (57.58%) Linux
2 53 (53.54%) Unix
2 53 (53.54%) Windows
3 41 (41.41%) Solaris
3 41 (41.41%) Windows 2000
3 41 (41.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 41 (41.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (58.59%) Risk Management
2 41 (41.41%) Kalman Filter
3 27 (27.27%) Information Security
4 25 (25.25%) ITIL
5 23 (23.23%) Security Operations
6 19 (19.19%) Mentoring
7 18 (18.18%) Identity Management
8 17 (17.17%) Coaching
8 17 (17.17%) Content Management
8 17 (17.17%) Security Management
9 7 (7.07%) Presales
10 6 (6.06%) Change Management
10 6 (6.06%) Patch Management
10 6 (6.06%) Security Architecture
10 6 (6.06%) Security Patching
10 6 (6.06%) Software Engineering
11 5 (5.05%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (4.04%) High Availability
12 4 (4.04%) Multithreading
12 4 (4.04%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.06%) C++
1 6 (6.06%) Java
2 3 (3.03%) JavaScript
2 3 (3.03%) Perl
2 3 (3.03%) PL/SQL
2 3 (3.03%) Python
2 3 (3.03%) SQL
2 3 (3.03%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.01%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.01%) C
3 1 (1.01%) C#
3 1 (1.01%) PHP
3 1 (1.01%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 19 (19.19%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (17.17%) CCIE
2 17 (17.17%) CCSE
2 17 (17.17%) CCSP
2 17 (17.17%) JNCIS
3 5 (5.05%) Degree
4 3 (3.03%) CISSP
5 2 (2.02%) CCNP
5 2 (2.02%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.02%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.01%) CEH
6 1 (1.01%) CISA
6 1 (1.01%) CISM
6 1 (1.01%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (26.26%) SLA
2 1 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 17 (17.17%) ProxySG
2 7 (7.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.06%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.02%) HDFS
4 2 (2.02%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.01%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.01%) KVM
5 1 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (6.06%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (3.03%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 81 (81.82%) CheckPoint
2 78 (78.79%) Palo Alto
3 76 (76.77%) Juniper
4 74 (74.75%) Cisco
5 70 (70.71%) F5
6 66 (66.67%) Blue Coat
7 59 (59.60%) Sourcefire
8 42 (42.42%) Crossbeam
9 24 (24.24%) Fortinet
10 23 (23.23%) Imperva
11 18 (18.18%) HP
11 18 (18.18%) Microsoft
12 17 (17.17%) Intel Security
12 17 (17.17%) Proofpoint
12 17 (17.17%) TippingPoint
13 8 (8.08%) VMware
14 6 (6.06%) LogLogic
15 4 (4.04%) Forcepoint
15 4 (4.04%) Stonesoft
16 2 (2.02%) BT
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Training + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago