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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 70 - 75
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 8 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.22% - 1.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% - 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 15
Median salary £45,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,750 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +5.55%
Security Engineer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
643 663 843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 97.72% 98.22% 98.25%
Number of salaries quoted 603 601 745
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Security Engineer Salary Trend in Southampton

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 Southampton region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 20 (86.96%) Network Security
2 18 (78.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (78.26%) Windows
3 15 (65.22%) Firewall
4 14 (60.87%) WAN
4 14 (60.87%) LAN
4 14 (60.87%) Cisco
4 14 (60.87%) Data Centre
5 12 (52.17%) Windows Server
5 12 (52.17%) Network Architecture
5 12 (52.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (52.17%) F5
5 12 (52.17%) Stonesoft
5 12 (52.17%) Barracuda Networks
5 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
5 12 (52.17%) VoIP
5 12 (52.17%) DHCP
5 12 (52.17%) VPN
5 12 (52.17%) DNS
5 12 (52.17%) MS Exchange
5 12 (52.17%) CA
5 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
6 11 (47.83%) MS Excel
6 11 (47.83%) IIS
6 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (47.83%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 7 (30.43%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (26.09%) Ubuntu

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 12 (52.17%) Exchange Server 2010
1 12 (52.17%) MS Exchange
2 11 (47.83%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (47.83%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (86.96%) Network Security
2 15 (65.22%) Firewall
3 14 (60.87%) LAN
3 14 (60.87%) WAN
4 12 (52.17%) DHCP
4 12 (52.17%) DNS
4 12 (52.17%) VoIP
4 12 (52.17%) VPN
5 3 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (60.87%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) CCTV
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) Windows
2 12 (52.17%) Windows Server
2 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (26.09%) CentOS
4 6 (26.09%) Linux
4 6 (26.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Network Architecture
2 11 (47.83%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 7 (30.43%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (26.09%) Security Architecture
5 2 (8.70%) Fault Management
6 1 (4.35%) Change Management
6 1 (4.35%) Network Design
6 1 (4.35%) SIEM
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) VC++
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) CCNA
1 3 (13.04%) CCNP
1 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) CCIE
3 1 (4.35%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (78.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Cisco
2 12 (52.17%) Barracuda Networks
2 12 (52.17%) CA
2 12 (52.17%) F5
2 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 12 (52.17%) Stonesoft
3 6 (26.09%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.70%) Palo Alto