The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 70 61 46
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 1 11 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.15% 1.72% 4.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 1.82% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 29
Average salary £55,000 £42,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.95% -11.57%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
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 Slough 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
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
625 606 606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 96.45% 94.98% 99.18%
Number of salaries quoted 536 492 524
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Security Engineer Salary Trend in Slough

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Slough region that cited 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 Security Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (25.00%) Crossbeam
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless Security
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (25.00%) OpenUP
4 1 (25.00%) NAS
4 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
4 1 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (25.00%) SIEM
4 1 (25.00%) Database Security
4 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) LAN

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Slough region that cited 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 Security Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) DMZ
4 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) NAS
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) VoIP
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless Security
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (25.00%) Database Security
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (25.00%) OpenUP
1 1 (25.00%) SIEM
1 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) CEH
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (25.00%) GIAC
3 1 (25.00%) JNCIA
3 1 (25.00%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Crossbeam
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) Redknee
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
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