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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Security Engineer
Rank 406 445 441
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Engineer 29 22 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 21
Median salary £52,250 £55,689 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.17% -3.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,450 £50,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £59,250 £56,500
% change year-on-year
-13.08% +4.86%
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
17039 20118 20961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.00% 96.59% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14264 16865 16385
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +15 16 £72,000 +15.20%
Hampshire +6 6 £45,000 -16.47%
Surrey +20 4 £53,500 +7.00%
Buckinghamshire - 2 - - 1
Kent - 1 £42,500 -
Senior Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 36 (61.02%) Network Security
2 34 (57.63%) Firewall
3 29 (49.15%) Cisco
4 27 (45.76%) CheckPoint
5 25 (42.37%) F5
6 23 (38.98%) Cisco PIX
6 23 (38.98%) Cisco ASA
6 23 (38.98%) Windows
7 21 (35.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 19 (32.20%) Linux
9 18 (30.51%) Cisco Nexus
9 18 (30.51%) CCSE
10 15 (25.42%) CISSP
11 14 (23.73%) Information Security
12 12 (20.34%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 11 (18.64%) Microsoft
14 10 (16.95%) Active Directory
14 10 (16.95%) Red Hat
14 10 (16.95%) SQL Server
14 10 (16.95%) Intel Security
15 9 (15.25%) Load Balancing
15 9 (15.25%) VMware
15 9 (15.25%) Identity Access Management
16 8 (13.56%) Norton AntiVirus
16 8 (13.56%) Symantec
16 8 (13.56%) Degree
17 7 (11.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 6 (10.17%) Ubuntu
18 6 (10.17%) Penetration Testing
18 6 (10.17%) Vulnerability Management

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 (6.78%) JBoss
1 4 (6.78%) WebLogic
1 4 (6.78%) WebLogic Portal
1 4 (6.78%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.69%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.39%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 36 (61.02%) Network Security
2 34 (57.63%) Firewall
3 23 (38.98%) Cisco ASA
3 23 (38.98%) Cisco PIX
4 21 (35.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 18 (30.51%) Cisco Nexus
6 12 (20.34%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 5 (8.47%) VPN
8 4 (6.78%) BIG-IP
8 4 (6.78%) MPLS
8 4 (6.78%) WebEx
9 3 (5.08%) LAN
10 1 (1.69%) BGP
10 1 (1.69%) IPv4
10 1 (1.69%) IPv6
10 1 (1.69%) OSPF
10 1 (1.69%) SSL
10 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
10 1 (1.69%) UMTS
10 1 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.95%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.47%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.69%) Big Data
3 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
General
1 2 (3.39%) Games
2 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) Regular Expression
1 1 (1.69%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Computer Science
1 5 (8.47%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.78%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.78%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.08%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (3.39%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.39%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.69%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 23 (38.98%) Windows
2 19 (32.20%) Linux
3 6 (10.17%) CentOS
3 6 (10.17%) Ubuntu
4 4 (6.78%) SUSE
5 1 (1.69%) MVS
5 1 (1.69%) Unix
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.73%) Information Security
2 9 (15.25%) Identity Access Management
2 9 (15.25%) Load Balancing
3 6 (10.17%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (10.17%) Security Architecture
3 6 (10.17%) Service Delivery
3 6 (10.17%) Vulnerability Management
3 6 (10.17%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 4 (6.78%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (6.78%) Identity Management
4 4 (6.78%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (6.78%) Product Management
4 4 (6.78%) Time Management
5 3 (5.08%) Security Operations
6 2 (3.39%) Analytics
6 2 (3.39%) Contingency Planning
6 2 (3.39%) Presales
6 2 (3.39%) SIEM
6 2 (3.39%) Threat Management
6 2 (3.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.17%) SQL
2 4 (6.78%) Java
3 2 (3.39%) Python
4 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.69%) C++
4 1 (1.69%) Perl
4 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.69%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 18 (30.51%) CCSE
2 15 (25.42%) CISSP
3 8 (13.56%) Degree
4 6 (10.17%) CISA
5 5 (8.47%) CCSA
5 5 (8.47%) CEH
6 4 (6.78%) CCNP
6 4 (6.78%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (6.78%) RHCE
6 4 (6.78%) RHCSA
7 3 (5.08%) CISM
7 3 (5.08%) GSEC
8 2 (3.39%) SANS
8 2 (3.39%) SSCP
9 1 (1.69%) ISSMP
9 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (16.95%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.69%) KVM
2 1 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (13.56%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (10.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (5.08%) Nessus
Vendors
1 29 (49.15%) Cisco
2 27 (45.76%) CheckPoint
3 25 (42.37%) F5
4 11 (18.64%) Microsoft
5 10 (16.95%) Intel Security
5 10 (16.95%) Red Hat
6 9 (15.25%) VMware
7 8 (13.56%) Symantec
8 4 (6.78%) Juniper
8 4 (6.78%) Oracle
8 4 (6.78%) Palo Alto
9 3 (5.08%) Qualys
10 2 (3.39%) ArcSight
10 2 (3.39%) Forcepoint
10 2 (3.39%) Tripwire
11 1 (1.69%) Citrix
11 1 (1.69%) LogRhythm
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