The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Senior Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Security Engineer
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 66 135 140
Rank change year-on-year
+69 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Engineer 41 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.20% 0.48% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.27% 0.51% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 2
Median salary £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.33%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

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
1255 1950 2293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.97% 94.16% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 954 1537 1598
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 £28,500 £25,000
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%

Senior Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Senior Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Senior Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Senior Security Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

Senior Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Senior 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 Senior Security Engineer in the job title.

1 46 (90.20%) CheckPoint
2 45 (88.24%) Juniper
2 45 (88.24%) Firewall
3 42 (82.35%) Palo Alto
4 41 (80.39%) F5
4 41 (80.39%) Blue Coat
5 38 (74.51%) Cisco
6 35 (68.63%) Sourcefire
6 35 (68.63%) Kalman Filter
7 34 (66.67%) Risk Management
8 31 (60.78%) Network Security
9 24 (47.06%) Fortinet
10 23 (45.10%) Security Operations
11 22 (43.14%) Internet
12 21 (41.18%) Security Operations Centre
13 20 (39.22%) TCP/IP
13 20 (39.22%) Linux
14 19 (37.25%) Unix
14 19 (37.25%) Windows
14 19 (37.25%) SLA
15 18 (35.29%) Crossbeam
15 18 (35.29%) VPN
15 18 (35.29%) Identity Management
15 18 (35.29%) Mentoring
16 17 (33.33%) Coaching
16 17 (33.33%) Security Management
16 17 (33.33%) Intel Security
16 17 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
16 17 (33.33%) CCIE
16 17 (33.33%) CCSP

Senior 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 1 (1.96%) OpenStack
Applications
1 17 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 17 (33.33%) MS Office
1 17 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 17 (33.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 45 (88.24%) Firewall
2 31 (60.78%) Network Security
3 22 (43.14%) Internet
4 20 (39.22%) TCP/IP
5 18 (35.29%) VPN
6 5 (9.80%) BGP
6 5 (9.80%) OSPF
7 4 (7.84%) Spanning Tree
7 4 (7.84%) Wireshark
8 1 (1.96%) IPsec
8 1 (1.96%) IPv4
8 1 (1.96%) IPv6
8 1 (1.96%) LTE
8 1 (1.96%) SSL
8 1 (1.96%) UMTS
8 1 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.96%) Wireless
General
1 4 (7.84%) Marketing
2 1 (1.96%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) French Language
2 1 (1.96%) German Language
2 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 21 (41.18%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (39.22%) Linux
2 19 (37.25%) Unix
2 19 (37.25%) Windows
3 17 (33.33%) Solaris
3 17 (33.33%) Windows 2000
3 17 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (68.63%) Kalman Filter
2 34 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 23 (45.10%) Security Operations
4 18 (35.29%) Identity Management
4 18 (35.29%) Mentoring
5 17 (33.33%) Coaching
5 17 (33.33%) Content Management
5 17 (33.33%) Information Security
5 17 (33.33%) ITIL
5 17 (33.33%) Security Management
6 5 (9.80%) Presales
7 4 (7.84%) Global Marketing
7 4 (7.84%) Network Design
7 4 (7.84%) Product Management
8 1 (1.96%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (1.96%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
1 1 (1.96%) C++
1 1 (1.96%) Perl
1 1 (1.96%) Python
1 1 (1.96%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 17 (33.33%) CCIE
1 17 (33.33%) CCSE
1 17 (33.33%) CCSP
1 17 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 17 (33.33%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (37.25%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (33.33%) ProxySG
2 1 (1.96%) KVM
2 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 46 (90.20%) CheckPoint
2 45 (88.24%) Juniper
3 42 (82.35%) Palo Alto
4 41 (80.39%) Blue Coat
4 41 (80.39%) F5
5 38 (74.51%) Cisco
6 35 (68.63%) Sourcefire
7 24 (47.06%) Fortinet
8 18 (35.29%) Crossbeam
9 17 (33.33%) HP
9 17 (33.33%) Imperva
9 17 (33.33%) Intel Security
9 17 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 17 (33.33%) Proofpoint
9 17 (33.33%) TippingPoint
10 4 (7.84%) Forcepoint
10 4 (7.84%) Stonesoft