The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Security Engineer
Rank 434 432 432
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Engineer 16 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.084% 0.11% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.087% 0.11% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 12
Average salary £55,000 £58,750 £46,900
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.38% +25.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,900 £50,730
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
Senior 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
18287 19931 19929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.42% 97.07% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15671 16283 15778
Average salary £44,000 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.64% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Senior Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Senior Security Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Senior Security Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Senior Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Security Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Senior Security Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Senior 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 Senior Security Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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 +8 15 £60,000 -10.44% 1
Buckinghamshire -8 1 £50,000 -
Senior Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 28 (59.57%) Degree
1 28 (59.57%) Network Security
2 27 (57.45%) Windows
3 25 (53.19%) Linux
4 24 (51.06%) CISSP
4 24 (51.06%) CISA
4 24 (51.06%) CEH
5 23 (48.94%) Information Security
6 21 (44.68%) Computer Science
6 21 (44.68%) Firewall
7 18 (38.30%) Cisco
7 18 (38.30%) GSEC
8 16 (34.04%) F5
9 15 (31.91%) Cisco ASA
9 15 (31.91%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (29.79%) CCNP
10 14 (29.79%) Management Information System
10 14 (29.79%) Identity Access Management
11 13 (27.66%) Relational Database
11 13 (27.66%) CheckPoint
11 13 (27.66%) Vulnerability Management
12 12 (25.53%) Cisco PIX
13 11 (23.40%) Cisco Nexus
13 11 (23.40%) CCIE
14 8 (17.02%) Juniper
14 8 (17.02%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 6 (12.77%) CCNA
16 5 (10.64%) Migration
16 5 (10.64%) CCSE
16 5 (10.64%) VMware

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 28 (59.57%) Network Security
2 21 (44.68%) Firewall
3 15 (31.91%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (25.53%) Cisco PIX
5 11 (23.40%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (17.02%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 5 (10.64%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 4 (8.51%) DNS
8 4 (8.51%) WAN
9 3 (6.38%) BGP
9 3 (6.38%) MPLS
9 3 (6.38%) OSPF
10 2 (4.26%) Ethernet
10 2 (4.26%) FTP
10 2 (4.26%) HTTP
10 2 (4.26%) SMTP
10 2 (4.26%) SNMP
10 2 (4.26%) SONET
10 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
10 2 (4.26%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.66%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (2.13%) Aerospace
1 1 (2.13%) Billing
1 1 (2.13%) Finance
1 1 (2.13%) Games
1 1 (2.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (44.68%) Computer Science
2 14 (29.79%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.51%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 27 (57.45%) Windows
2 25 (53.19%) Linux
3 3 (6.38%) Unix
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (48.94%) Information Security
2 14 (29.79%) Identity Access Management
3 13 (27.66%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (10.64%) Migration
5 4 (8.51%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.38%) Change Management
6 3 (6.38%) Validation
7 2 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.26%) Resource Management
7 2 (4.26%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (4.26%) Scrum
7 2 (4.26%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.13%) BDD
8 1 (2.13%) High Availability
8 1 (2.13%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (2.13%) Kanban
8 1 (2.13%) Low Latency
8 1 (2.13%) Multithreading
8 1 (2.13%) Network Architecture
8 1 (2.13%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.26%) C++
1 2 (4.26%) Java
1 2 (4.26%) Perl
2 1 (2.13%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (59.57%) Degree
2 24 (51.06%) CEH
2 24 (51.06%) CISA
2 24 (51.06%) CISSP
3 18 (38.30%) GSEC
4 15 (31.91%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (29.79%) CCNP
6 11 (23.40%) CCIE
7 6 (12.77%) CCNA
8 5 (10.64%) CCSE
9 1 (2.13%) CCSA
9 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.13%) ProxySG
1 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 18 (38.30%) Cisco
2 16 (34.04%) F5
3 13 (27.66%) CheckPoint
4 8 (17.02%) Juniper
5 5 (10.64%) VMware
6 2 (4.26%) Blue Coat
6 2 (4.26%) Foundry
6 2 (4.26%) Intel Security
6 2 (4.26%) IronPort
6 2 (4.26%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.13%) Aruba
7 1 (2.13%) Citrix
7 1 (2.13%) FireEye
7 1 (2.13%) Forcepoint
7 1 (2.13%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.13%) JD Edwards
7 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.13%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.13%) Sourcefire
7 1 (2.13%) Symantec
Woking, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago