The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Engineer
Rank 189 199 204
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 27 27 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.58% 0.52% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.54% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 27 27 19
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,100 £48,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
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
4507 4992 4974
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 96.70% 95.58% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3817 4162 4053
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £26,500
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%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Security Engineer Salary Trend in Surrey

Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Surrey

Security Engineer
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford - 14 £55,000 -
Staines -16 4 £45,500 -30.00% 1
Reigate - 2 £50,000 - 1
Woking +28 1 £55,000 +15.78%
Security Engineer
South East

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited 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 Security Engineer in their job title.

1 37 (77.08%) Firewall
2 33 (68.75%) Cisco
3 30 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (58.33%) CCNP
5 27 (56.25%) LAN
6 26 (54.17%) VPN
7 24 (50.00%) WAN
8 22 (45.83%) Juniper
9 21 (43.75%) CheckPoint
10 19 (39.58%) CCIE
11 18 (37.50%) Fortinet
12 17 (35.42%) Wireless Security
12 17 (35.42%) Cloud Computing
12 17 (35.42%) Ethical Hacking
12 17 (35.42%) Penetration Testing
12 17 (35.42%) Wireless
12 17 (35.42%) FortiGate
12 17 (35.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 17 (35.42%) Security Hardening
13 15 (31.25%) Network Security
14 11 (22.92%) Cisco ASA
15 10 (20.83%) ITIL
16 9 (18.75%) Load Balancing
16 9 (18.75%) F5
17 8 (16.67%) Finance
17 8 (16.67%) UNIX
18 7 (14.58%) LDAP
18 7 (14.58%) TCP/IP
18 7 (14.58%) CISSP
18 7 (14.58%) VMware

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited 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 Security Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Office
2 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (35.42%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.17%) PaaS
3 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (77.08%) Firewall
2 27 (56.25%) LAN
3 26 (54.17%) VPN
4 24 (50.00%) WAN
5 17 (35.42%) Wireless
5 17 (35.42%) Wireless Security
6 15 (31.25%) Network Security
7 11 (22.92%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (14.58%) LDAP
8 7 (14.58%) TCP/IP
9 6 (12.50%) DNS
10 5 (10.42%) BGP
10 5 (10.42%) EIGRP
10 5 (10.42%) VRRP
10 5 (10.42%) IPsec
10 5 (10.42%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (10.42%) HSRP
11 4 (8.33%) MPLS
12 3 (6.25%) FWSM
12 3 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Banking
2 2 (4.17%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) SOAP
1 2 (4.17%) Web Services
1 2 (4.17%) SAML
1 2 (4.17%) Middleware
1 2 (4.17%) OAuth
1 2 (4.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (35.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (10.42%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.25%) PKI
4 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.17%) CMDB
4 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) UNIX
2 4 (8.33%) Windows
3 2 (4.17%) Solaris
3 2 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (35.42%) Ethical Hacking
1 17 (35.42%) Penetration Testing
1 17 (35.42%) Security Hardening
2 10 (20.83%) ITIL
3 9 (18.75%) Load Balancing
4 5 (10.42%) Information Security
4 5 (10.42%) Cyber Security
5 4 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (8.33%) Service Management
6 3 (6.25%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.17%) ITSM
7 2 (4.17%) Migration
7 2 (4.17%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.17%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (4.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (4.17%) Coaching
7 2 (4.17%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.33%) Perl
2 2 (4.17%) PHP
2 2 (4.17%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) Python
2 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
2 2 (4.17%) C
2 2 (4.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 30 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (58.33%) CCNP
3 19 (39.58%) CCIE
4 7 (14.58%) CISSP
5 5 (10.42%) CCNA
6 4 (8.33%) CCSA
7 2 (4.17%) CCSE
7 2 (4.17%) CISA
7 2 (4.17%) CISM
7 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
7 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
7 2 (4.17%) MCP
7 2 (4.17%) MCSE
7 2 (4.17%) MCSA
7 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (2.08%) SAP Certification
8 1 (2.08%) VCAP
8 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.08%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) SLA
1 2 (4.17%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.08%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 4 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.17%) Sendmail
3 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.08%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (35.42%) FortiGate
2 5 (10.42%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (4.17%) CA Single Sign-On
3 2 (4.17%) MIMEsweeper
3 2 (4.17%) MAILsweeper
3 2 (4.17%) NetBackup
3 2 (4.17%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.17%) WSUS
3 2 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 33 (68.75%) Cisco
2 22 (45.83%) Juniper
3 21 (43.75%) CheckPoint
4 18 (37.50%) Fortinet
5 9 (18.75%) F5
6 7 (14.58%) VMware
7 4 (8.33%) Blue Coat
7 4 (8.33%) McAfee
7 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
8 3 (6.25%) WatchGuard
8 3 (6.25%) Kaspersky
9 2 (4.17%) SolarWinds
9 2 (4.17%) Websense
9 2 (4.17%) NetScout
9 2 (4.17%) HP
9 2 (4.17%) Citrix
9 2 (4.17%) CA
9 2 (4.17%) NetApp
9 2 (4.17%) Oracle
9 2 (4.17%) New Relic
Reigate
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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set2recruit
Salary: Competitive salary + bonus, pension and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £42k - 50k per year + bonus, pension, medical
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