The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Security Engineer
Rank 146 143 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Engineer 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.038% 0.041% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.044% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -
Senior 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
2372 2252 1913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.09% 93.29% 95.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1587 1777 1590
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Security Engineer in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Senior Security Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Security Engineer in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) IPsec
2 9 (90.00%) OSPF
2 9 (90.00%) VPN
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) F5
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (70.00%) Network Management
3 7 (70.00%) SNMP
3 7 (70.00%) VoIP
4 6 (60.00%) CheckPoint
4 6 (60.00%) Internet
4 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
4 6 (60.00%) Fortinet
4 6 (60.00%) Network Security
5 5 (50.00%) Capacity Management
5 5 (50.00%) Validation
5 5 (50.00%) BGP
5 5 (50.00%) MPLS
5 5 (50.00%) Juniper
5 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (40.00%) Broadband
6 4 (40.00%) Smartphone
6 4 (40.00%) Retail
6 4 (40.00%) Billing
6 4 (40.00%) Network Design
7 3 (30.00%) BIG-IP
7 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
7 3 (30.00%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (30.00%) Huawei

Senior Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Senior Security Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Security Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) IPsec
2 9 (90.00%) VPN
2 9 (90.00%) OSPF
3 7 (70.00%) VoIP
3 7 (70.00%) SNMP
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (60.00%) Network Security
4 6 (60.00%) Internet
5 5 (50.00%) MPLS
5 5 (50.00%) BGP
6 4 (40.00%) Broadband
7 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (30.00%) FWSM
7 3 (30.00%) BIG-IP
7 3 (30.00%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (20.00%) RIP
General
1 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (40.00%) Retail
2 4 (40.00%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Smartphone
2 2 (20.00%) SecurID
3 1 (10.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Network Management
2 5 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 5 (50.00%) Validation
3 4 (40.00%) Network Design
4 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) eTOM
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) CCNP
3 2 (20.00%) CCDP
3 2 (20.00%) CISSP
3 2 (20.00%) CCIE
3 2 (20.00%) CCSP
3 2 (20.00%) Check Point Certification
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
1 9 (90.00%) F5
2 6 (60.00%) Fortinet
2 6 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 5 (50.00%) Juniper
4 3 (30.00%) Huawei
5 2 (20.00%) Tufin
5 2 (20.00%) AlgoSec
6 1 (10.00%) Nokia