The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Senior Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Security Engineer
Rank 398 440 437
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Engineer 32 23 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.11% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 19 21 30
Median salary £54,000 £55,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £58,200
UK excluding London median salary £50,750 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-7.72% +4.76%
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
17905 20200 21828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.20% 96.83% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 15247 16527 17404
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% -

Senior Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 25 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Security Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 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 +25 19 £72,250 +15.60%
Surrey +24 5 £51,500 -6.36%
Hampshire -2 4 £45,000 -30.76% 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 £62,500 - 1
Senior Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, Senior 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 Senior Security Engineer in the job title.

1 38 (59.38%) Network Security
2 37 (57.81%) Firewall
3 30 (46.88%) Cisco
4 25 (39.06%) CheckPoint
4 25 (39.06%) Windows
4 25 (39.06%) F5
5 24 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
6 23 (35.94%) Cisco PIX
7 20 (31.25%) Linux
8 19 (29.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 18 (28.13%) Cisco Nexus
9 18 (28.13%) CCSE
10 16 (25.00%) CISSP
11 15 (23.44%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 13 (20.31%) Information Security
13 12 (18.75%) VMware
14 11 (17.19%) Microsoft
14 11 (17.19%) Degree
15 10 (15.63%) Java
15 10 (15.63%) Intel Security
16 9 (14.06%) Identity Access Management
16 9 (14.06%) Vulnerability Management
16 9 (14.06%) SQL Server
16 9 (14.06%) Active Directory
17 8 (12.50%) Red Hat
17 8 (12.50%) Unix
17 8 (12.50%) CISA
17 8 (12.50%) CCSA
17 8 (12.50%) Data Loss Prevention
18 7 (10.94%) Norton AntiVirus

Senior 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 4 (6.25%) JBoss
1 4 (6.25%) WebLogic
1 4 (6.25%) WebLogic Portal
1 4 (6.25%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MS Office
2 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 38 (59.38%) Network Security
2 37 (57.81%) Firewall
3 24 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
4 23 (35.94%) Cisco PIX
5 19 (29.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 18 (28.13%) Cisco Nexus
7 15 (23.44%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 6 (9.38%) LAN
9 5 (7.81%) VPN
10 4 (6.25%) MPLS
10 4 (6.25%) WebEx
11 3 (4.69%) BIG-IP
11 3 (4.69%) WAN
12 2 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
12 2 (3.13%) VoIP
13 1 (1.56%) BGP
13 1 (1.56%) EIGRP
13 1 (1.56%) OSPF
13 1 (1.56%) SSL
13 1 (1.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.06%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.81%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.56%) Big Data
3 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
General
1 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) 802.1X
1 1 (1.56%) Regular Expression
1 1 (1.56%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.81%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.69%) Driving Licence
4 3 (4.69%) Mathematics
4 3 (4.69%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (3.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.56%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 25 (39.06%) Windows
2 20 (31.25%) Linux
3 8 (12.50%) Unix
4 4 (6.25%) CentOS
4 4 (6.25%) SUSE
4 4 (6.25%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.31%) Information Security
2 9 (14.06%) Identity Access Management
2 9 (14.06%) Vulnerability Management
3 8 (12.50%) Data Loss Prevention
4 6 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (9.38%) BDD
4 6 (9.38%) Cross-Platform Development
4 6 (9.38%) High Availability
4 6 (9.38%) Low Latency
4 6 (9.38%) Multithreading
4 6 (9.38%) OOP
4 6 (9.38%) Scrum
4 6 (9.38%) Service Delivery
4 6 (9.38%) Software Engineering
4 6 (9.38%) TDD
5 4 (6.25%) Identity Management
5 4 (6.25%) Load Balancing
5 4 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (6.25%) Product Management
5 4 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.63%) Java
2 6 (9.38%) C++
2 6 (9.38%) SQL
3 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (28.13%) CCSE
2 16 (25.00%) CISSP
3 11 (17.19%) Degree
4 8 (12.50%) CCSA
4 8 (12.50%) CISA
5 6 (9.38%) CCNP
5 6 (9.38%) CEH
5 6 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (7.81%) CISM
7 4 (6.25%) RHCE
7 4 (6.25%) RHCSA
8 3 (4.69%) GSEC
8 3 (4.69%) SANS
8 3 (4.69%) SSCP
9 2 (3.13%) ISSMP
10 1 (1.56%) CCIE
10 1 (1.56%) CCNA
10 1 (1.56%) CCSP
10 1 (1.56%) CCVP
10 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (14.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (10.94%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (7.81%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (4.69%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.56%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 30 (46.88%) Cisco
2 25 (39.06%) CheckPoint
2 25 (39.06%) F5
3 12 (18.75%) VMware
4 11 (17.19%) Microsoft
5 10 (15.63%) Intel Security
6 8 (12.50%) Red Hat
7 7 (10.94%) Symantec
8 6 (9.38%) Juniper
9 5 (7.81%) Palo Alto
9 5 (7.81%) Qualys
10 4 (6.25%) Oracle
11 3 (4.69%) ArcSight
11 3 (4.69%) Forcepoint
11 3 (4.69%) Tripwire
12 2 (3.13%) Citrix
13 1 (1.56%) SolarWinds
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