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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Security Engineer
Rank 203 199 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Engineer 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.046% 0.045% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.047% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,300 £37,250
% change year-on-year
-4.86% +26.97%
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
4179 4256 4619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.76% 95.26% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3468 3407 3729
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) McAfee
3 2 (50.00%) MCSA
3 2 (50.00%) MCP
3 2 (50.00%) CISSP
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) WSUS
3 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (50.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (25.00%) Protective Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) Junos
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) Splunk
4 1 (25.00%) Change Control
4 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds

IT Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) OSPF
2 1 (25.00%) BGP
2 1 (25.00%) TACACS
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) Junos
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (25.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) VBScript
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MCSA
2 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) CCSA
3 1 (25.00%) CCSE
3 1 (25.00%) CISMP
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (50.00%) WSUS
1 2 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) McAfee
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) Splunk
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint