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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Security Engineer
England / South East
Rank 349 432 436
Rank change year-on-year
+83 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Engineer 40 18 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.092% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.095% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 7
Median salary £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £51,500 £52,200
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £72,750 £74,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -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
14426 18941 19937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.79% 96.81% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11980 16112 16185
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +70 39 £55,000 -18.51% 1
East Sussex - 1 £35,000 -
Senior Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 48 (76.19%) Firewall
2 46 (73.02%) CheckPoint
3 41 (65.08%) Cisco
4 40 (63.49%) F5
5 33 (52.38%) Network Security
5 33 (52.38%) Palo Alto
5 33 (52.38%) Juniper
6 29 (46.03%) Blue Coat
7 27 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
8 25 (39.68%) Sourcefire
9 24 (38.10%) Risk Management
10 23 (36.51%) Windows
10 23 (36.51%) Linux
11 20 (31.75%) CCSE
11 20 (31.75%) Fortinet
12 19 (30.16%) Information Security
13 17 (26.98%) Security Operations
14 16 (25.40%) Internet
14 16 (25.40%) VPN
14 16 (25.40%) Cisco Certification
15 15 (23.81%) Security Operations Centre
16 14 (22.22%) TCP/IP
17 13 (20.63%) Unix
17 13 (20.63%) SLA
17 13 (20.63%) Microsoft
17 13 (20.63%) Intel Security
17 13 (20.63%) Identity Management
17 13 (20.63%) Crossbeam
17 13 (20.63%) Cisco ASA
18 12 (19.05%) TippingPoint

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 (1.59%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (19.05%) MS Excel
1 12 (19.05%) MS Office
1 12 (19.05%) MS PowerPoint
1 12 (19.05%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 48 (76.19%) Firewall
2 33 (52.38%) Network Security
3 16 (25.40%) Internet
3 16 (25.40%) VPN
4 14 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 13 (20.63%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (17.46%) Cisco PIX
7 8 (12.70%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (12.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 5 (7.94%) BGP
8 5 (7.94%) OSPF
9 4 (6.35%) Spanning Tree
9 4 (6.35%) Wireshark
10 3 (4.76%) Wireless
11 2 (3.17%) Cisco ISE
11 2 (3.17%) LAN
12 1 (1.59%) BIG-IP
12 1 (1.59%) LTE
12 1 (1.59%) SSL
12 1 (1.59%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (11.11%) Games
2 6 (9.52%) Marketing
3 1 (1.59%) Finance
3 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.81%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (3.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (36.51%) Linux
1 23 (36.51%) Windows
2 13 (20.63%) Unix
3 12 (19.05%) Solaris
3 12 (19.05%) Windows 2000
3 12 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.17%) CentOS
4 2 (3.17%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.59%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
2 24 (38.10%) Risk Management
3 19 (30.16%) Information Security
4 17 (26.98%) Security Operations
5 13 (20.63%) Identity Management
6 12 (19.05%) Coaching
6 12 (19.05%) Content Management
6 12 (19.05%) ITIL
6 12 (19.05%) Mentoring
6 12 (19.05%) Security Management
7 8 (12.70%) Load Balancing
7 8 (12.70%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 7 (11.11%) Presales
8 7 (11.11%) Security Monitoring
8 7 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (6.35%) Global Marketing
9 4 (6.35%) Network Design
9 4 (6.35%) Product Management
10 2 (3.17%) Analytics
10 2 (3.17%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
1 1 (1.59%) C++
1 1 (1.59%) Perl
1 1 (1.59%) Python
1 1 (1.59%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 20 (31.75%) CCSE
2 16 (25.40%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (19.05%) CCIE
3 12 (19.05%) CCSP
3 12 (19.05%) JNCIS
4 4 (6.35%) CCNP
5 3 (4.76%) CCNA
6 2 (3.17%) CCDP
7 1 (1.59%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.63%) SLA
2 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (19.05%) ProxySG
2 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.59%) KVM
2 1 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (12.70%) Nessus
2 2 (3.17%) FortiGate
2 2 (3.17%) TrustSec
3 1 (1.59%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.59%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 46 (73.02%) CheckPoint
2 41 (65.08%) Cisco
3 40 (63.49%) F5
4 33 (52.38%) Juniper
4 33 (52.38%) Palo Alto
5 29 (46.03%) Blue Coat
6 25 (39.68%) Sourcefire
7 20 (31.75%) Fortinet
8 13 (20.63%) Crossbeam
8 13 (20.63%) Intel Security
8 13 (20.63%) Microsoft
9 12 (19.05%) HP
9 12 (19.05%) Imperva
9 12 (19.05%) Proofpoint
9 12 (19.05%) TippingPoint
10 4 (6.35%) Forcepoint
10 4 (6.35%) Stonesoft
11 2 (3.17%) IronPort
11 2 (3.17%) Meraki
11 2 (3.17%) Red Hat
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