The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had IT Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Engineer
Rank 411 460 439
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -21
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Engineer 37 11 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.052% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.054% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 37 11 26
Median salary £47,500 £27,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+72.72% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
IT Security Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
17915 20287 21795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.17% 96.82% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 15256 16595 17383
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured IT Security Engineer in the job title.

IT Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

IT Security Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

IT Security Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

IT Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Security Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

IT Security Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

IT Security Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +17 17 £57,500 +109.09%
Hampshire +12 11 £40,000 +131.88% 2
Surrey - 6 £50,000 -
Kent - 3 £55,000 -
IT Security Engineer
England

IT Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT 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 South East region featuring IT Security Engineer in the job title.

1 43 (67.19%) Windows
2 39 (60.94%) Network Security
3 34 (53.13%) Firewall
4 32 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 27 (42.19%) CISSP
6 26 (40.63%) Linux
7 21 (32.81%) Microsoft
8 20 (31.25%) Windows Server
9 19 (29.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 19 (29.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 18 (28.13%) MS Excel
11 16 (25.00%) Information Security
12 15 (23.44%) Penetration Testing
12 15 (23.44%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (23.44%) Cisco
12 15 (23.44%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (21.88%) LAN
13 14 (21.88%) WAN
13 14 (21.88%) DNS
13 14 (21.88%) SQL Server
14 13 (20.31%) IIS
14 13 (20.31%) VPN
14 13 (20.31%) Degree
14 13 (20.31%) Network Architecture
14 13 (20.31%) Multi-Factor Authentication
15 12 (18.75%) Data Centre
15 12 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
15 12 (18.75%) F5
15 12 (18.75%) Barracuda Networks
15 12 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure

IT Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 13 (20.31%) IIS
2 12 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (18.75%) MS Exchange
3 7 (10.94%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (4.69%) nginx
5 2 (3.13%) IBM Domino
6 1 (1.56%) Apache
6 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (28.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (60.94%) Network Security
2 34 (53.13%) Firewall
3 14 (21.88%) DNS
3 14 (21.88%) LAN
3 14 (21.88%) WAN
4 13 (20.31%) VPN
5 12 (18.75%) DHCP
5 12 (18.75%) VoIP
6 5 (7.81%) TCP/IP
7 4 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (6.25%) VLAN
8 3 (4.69%) LDAP
9 2 (3.13%) HTTP
9 2 (3.13%) IPv4
9 2 (3.13%) IPv6
9 2 (3.13%) MPLS
9 2 (3.13%) SAN
9 2 (3.13%) SSL
9 2 (3.13%) TACACS
10 1 (1.56%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.94%) NoSQL
3 6 (9.38%) Big Data
General
1 7 (10.94%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Banking
2 3 (4.69%) Games
2 3 (4.69%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.56%) Back Office
4 1 (1.56%) Electronics
4 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.94%) ZeroMQ
2 3 (4.69%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 9 (14.06%) Computer Science
2 9 (14.06%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (14.06%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.25%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (3.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (3.13%) PKI
5 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.56%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.56%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 43 (67.19%) Windows
2 26 (40.63%) Linux
3 20 (31.25%) Windows Server
4 15 (23.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (23.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (10.94%) CentOS
6 4 (6.25%) Ubuntu
7 2 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 16 (25.00%) Information Security
3 15 (23.44%) Penetration Testing
4 13 (20.31%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 13 (20.31%) Network Architecture
5 11 (17.19%) Presales
6 9 (14.06%) SIEM
7 7 (10.94%) Vulnerability Management
8 5 (7.81%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (7.81%) Security Architecture
9 4 (6.25%) Project Management
9 4 (6.25%) Security Management
10 3 (4.69%) Analytics
10 3 (4.69%) E-Commerce
10 3 (4.69%) Identity Management
10 3 (4.69%) ITIL
10 3 (4.69%) ITIL V3
11 2 (3.13%) Malware Analysis
11 2 (3.13%) Open Source
11 2 (3.13%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.81%) SQL
2 3 (4.69%) C
3 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (42.19%) CISSP
2 13 (20.31%) Degree
3 12 (18.75%) CEH
4 11 (17.19%) CISA
5 9 (14.06%) GSEC
5 9 (14.06%) Security Cleared
6 8 (12.50%) SC Cleared
7 3 (4.69%) MCSE
7 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (4.69%) SANS
8 2 (3.13%) DV Cleared
8 2 (3.13%) MCITP
9 1 (1.56%) CCNA
9 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.56%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (29.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (7.81%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.13%) GPG13
4 1 (1.56%) HIPAA
System Software
1 32 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.13%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.13%) NFS
3 2 (3.13%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 11 (17.19%) SCCM
2 9 (14.06%) Nessus
3 3 (4.69%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.56%) QRadar
4 1 (1.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 21 (32.81%) Microsoft
2 15 (23.44%) Cisco
3 12 (18.75%) Barracuda Networks
3 12 (18.75%) CA
3 12 (18.75%) F5
3 12 (18.75%) Stonesoft
4 4 (6.25%) CheckPoint
4 4 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.69%) Apple
5 3 (4.69%) ArcSight
5 3 (4.69%) Google
5 3 (4.69%) Intel Security
5 3 (4.69%) Symantec
5 3 (4.69%) VMware
6 2 (3.13%) Citrix
6 2 (3.13%) Dell
6 2 (3.13%) GFI Software
6 2 (3.13%) Radware
6 2 (3.13%) Remedy
6 2 (3.13%) SonicWALL
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