The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Security Engineer
Rank 419 408 439
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +31
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Engineer 19 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.088% 0.090% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.095% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 6
Average salary £53,250 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,150 £45,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £55,324 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.75%
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
20563 20090 21958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.45% 94.87% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16586 16149 19149
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 24 December 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +13 12 £52,500 +10.52%
Hampshire -18 6 £55,300 +8.64% 1
Surrey -4 1 £45,000 +20.00%
IT Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited IT 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 IT Security Engineer in their job title.

1 38 (88.37%) Firewall
2 33 (76.74%) Windows
3 26 (60.47%) DNS
4 19 (44.19%) Root Cause Analysis
5 18 (41.86%) UNIX
5 18 (41.86%) Linux
5 18 (41.86%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (39.53%) ISA Server
6 17 (39.53%) IronPort
6 17 (39.53%) Network Security
7 16 (37.21%) Mentoring
8 12 (27.91%) MS Excel
8 12 (27.91%) CCNA
8 12 (27.91%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (25.58%) WAN
9 11 (25.58%) VPN
9 11 (25.58%) Change Management
10 10 (23.26%) ITIL
10 10 (23.26%) SLA
10 10 (23.26%) Information Security
10 10 (23.26%) SIEM
10 10 (23.26%) Cyber Security
11 9 (20.93%) DHCP
11 9 (20.93%) Cisco
11 9 (20.93%) MPLS
11 9 (20.93%) Project Management
11 9 (20.93%) IPsec
11 9 (20.93%) Network Design
11 9 (20.93%) VLAN
11 9 (20.93%) ISO/IEC 27001

IT Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited IT 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 IT Security Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (27.91%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 38 (88.37%) Firewall
2 26 (60.47%) DNS
3 17 (39.53%) Network Security
4 11 (25.58%) VPN
4 11 (25.58%) WAN
5 9 (20.93%) DHCP
5 9 (20.93%) IPsec
5 9 (20.93%) VLAN
5 9 (20.93%) MPLS
6 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
7 3 (6.98%) Internet
8 2 (4.65%) SAN
8 2 (4.65%) LAN
8 2 (4.65%) Ethernet
8 2 (4.65%) OSPF
8 2 (4.65%) BGP
8 2 (4.65%) TACACS
8 2 (4.65%) Cisco IPT
8 2 (4.65%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
1 4 (9.30%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 18 (41.86%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (20.93%) Open Source
3 8 (18.60%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 33 (76.74%) Windows
2 18 (41.86%) Linux
2 18 (41.86%) UNIX
3 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.98%) Windows 7
4 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.65%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (44.19%) Root Cause Analysis
2 16 (37.21%) Mentoring
3 11 (25.58%) Change Management
4 10 (23.26%) ITIL
4 10 (23.26%) Information Security
4 10 (23.26%) SIEM
4 10 (23.26%) Cyber Security
5 9 (20.93%) Project Management
5 9 (20.93%) Network Design
6 7 (16.28%) Vulnerability Management
6 7 (16.28%) Information Security Management
6 7 (16.28%) Security Management
7 6 (13.95%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (9.30%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 3 (6.98%) Protective Monitoring
10 2 (4.65%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (4.65%) Change Control
10 2 (4.65%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (4.65%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (4.65%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.33%) C
2 1 (2.33%) C#
2 1 (2.33%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) CCNA
1 12 (27.91%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (18.60%) CISSP
3 7 (16.28%) GIAC
3 7 (16.28%) Degree
4 6 (13.95%) ISACA
5 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
6 4 (9.30%) CCSA
6 4 (9.30%) MCSE
7 3 (6.98%) CCNP
8 2 (4.65%) CCSE
8 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
8 2 (4.65%) CISMP
9 1 (2.33%) MCITP
9 1 (2.33%) CISA
9 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
9 1 (2.33%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.26%) SLA
2 9 (20.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (18.60%) PCI DSS
4 7 (16.28%) COBIT
5 2 (4.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (2.33%) GPG13
System Software
1 17 (39.53%) ISA Server
2 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 17 (39.53%) IronPort
2 9 (20.93%) Cisco
3 8 (18.60%) Juniper
3 8 (18.60%) VMware
4 6 (13.95%) Citrix
4 6 (13.95%) Brocade
4 6 (13.95%) F5
5 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
6 4 (9.30%) Huawei
7 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.65%) Splunk
7 2 (4.65%) SolarWinds
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