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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Security Engineer
England / South East
Rank 339 432 446
Rank change year-on-year
+93 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Engineer 46 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.100% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.10% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 9
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

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
14253 18412 19904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.72% 96.69% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11816 15811 16285
Median salary £43,000 £44,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 +69 42 £55,000 -
East Sussex - 3 £35,000 -
Buckinghamshire +26 1 £50,000 -
Senior Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 58 (80.56%) Firewall
2 53 (73.61%) CheckPoint
3 51 (70.83%) Cisco
4 47 (65.28%) F5
5 45 (62.50%) Juniper
6 44 (61.11%) Palo Alto
7 41 (56.94%) Blue Coat
8 37 (51.39%) Kalman Filter
9 35 (48.61%) Sourcefire
9 35 (48.61%) Network Security
10 34 (47.22%) Risk Management
11 31 (43.06%) Linux
12 29 (40.28%) Windows
13 26 (36.11%) Fortinet
14 25 (34.72%) Information Security
15 23 (31.94%) Security Operations
16 22 (30.56%) VPN
16 22 (30.56%) Cisco Certification
16 22 (30.56%) Internet
17 21 (29.17%) TCP/IP
17 21 (29.17%) CCSE
17 21 (29.17%) Security Operations Centre
18 19 (26.39%) SLA
18 19 (26.39%) Unix
19 18 (25.00%) ITIL
19 18 (25.00%) CCIE
19 18 (25.00%) Identity Management
19 18 (25.00%) Crossbeam
19 18 (25.00%) Mentoring
20 17 (23.61%) Coaching

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 1 (1.39%) OpenStack
Applications
1 17 (23.61%) MS Excel
1 17 (23.61%) MS Office
1 17 (23.61%) MS PowerPoint
1 17 (23.61%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 58 (80.56%) Firewall
2 35 (48.61%) Network Security
3 22 (30.56%) Internet
3 22 (30.56%) VPN
4 21 (29.17%) TCP/IP
5 9 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (9.72%) Cisco PIX
7 6 (8.33%) BGP
8 5 (6.94%) OSPF
9 4 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (5.56%) Spanning Tree
9 4 (5.56%) Wireless
9 4 (5.56%) Wireshark
10 2 (2.78%) Cisco ISE
10 2 (2.78%) LAN
10 2 (2.78%) SSL
11 1 (1.39%) HTTPS
11 1 (1.39%) IPv4
11 1 (1.39%) IPv6
General
1 7 (9.72%) Games
2 6 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (1.39%) Finance
3 1 (1.39%) French Language
3 1 (1.39%) German Language
3 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 21 (29.17%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (4.17%) PKI
3 2 (2.78%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 31 (43.06%) Linux
2 29 (40.28%) Windows
3 19 (26.39%) Unix
4 17 (23.61%) Solaris
4 17 (23.61%) Windows 2000
4 17 (23.61%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (23.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (51.39%) Kalman Filter
2 34 (47.22%) Risk Management
3 25 (34.72%) Information Security
4 23 (31.94%) Security Operations
5 18 (25.00%) Identity Management
5 18 (25.00%) ITIL
5 18 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 17 (23.61%) Coaching
6 17 (23.61%) Content Management
6 17 (23.61%) Security Management
7 10 (13.89%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 7 (9.72%) Network Design
8 7 (9.72%) Presales
8 7 (9.72%) Security Monitoring
8 7 (9.72%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 4 (5.56%) Global Marketing
9 4 (5.56%) Load Balancing
9 4 (5.56%) Product Management
10 3 (4.17%) OWASP
10 3 (4.17%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.17%) PowerShell
1 3 (4.17%) VB
2 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.39%) C++
2 1 (1.39%) Perl
2 1 (1.39%) Python
2 1 (1.39%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 22 (30.56%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (29.17%) CCSE
3 18 (25.00%) CCIE
4 17 (23.61%) CCSP
4 17 (23.61%) JNCIS
5 5 (6.94%) CCNA
5 5 (6.94%) CCNP
6 2 (2.78%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (26.39%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (23.61%) ProxySG
2 3 (4.17%) vSphere
3 1 (1.39%) KVM
3 1 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (9.72%) Nessus
2 3 (4.17%) FortiGate
2 3 (4.17%) vMotion
3 2 (2.78%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 53 (73.61%) CheckPoint
2 51 (70.83%) Cisco
3 47 (65.28%) F5
4 45 (62.50%) Juniper
5 44 (61.11%) Palo Alto
6 41 (56.94%) Blue Coat
7 35 (48.61%) Sourcefire
8 26 (36.11%) Fortinet
9 18 (25.00%) Crossbeam
10 17 (23.61%) HP
10 17 (23.61%) Imperva
10 17 (23.61%) Intel Security
10 17 (23.61%) Microsoft
10 17 (23.61%) Proofpoint
10 17 (23.61%) TippingPoint
11 4 (5.56%) Forcepoint
11 4 (5.56%) Stonesoft
12 3 (4.17%) VMware
13 2 (2.78%) IronPort
13 2 (2.78%) Meraki
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