The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Engineer
Rank 202 213 210
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Engineer 3 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.078% 0.090% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.092% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 1
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £42,500 £46,300
% change year-on-year
+7.05% -8.20%
IT Security Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3725 4362 4262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.18% 98.11% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3243 3653 3386
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IT Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Security Engineer in the job title across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

IT Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

IT Security Engineer Salary Trend in Surrey

IT Security Engineer
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited IT Security Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Security Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Retail

IT Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited IT Security Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Security Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Symantec
1 1 (25.00%) VMware
Woking, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
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