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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Engineer
Rank 190 191 206
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 32 12 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.69% 0.26% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.27% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 28 10 23
Average salary £44,000 £36,818 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.50% -20.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.09% -6.66%
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
4420 4409 4997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.32% 95.31% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3602 3629 4287
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 2 October 2014.

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 2 October 2014. 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
Camberley +3 6 £44,000 +3.52% 1
Staines +12 4 £45,000 - 1
Leatherhead - 4 £35,000 -
Guildford - 3 £52,500 -
Dorking - 2 £53,000 -
Reigate - 1 £47,500 -
Weybridge - 1 £32,500 -
Security Engineer
South East

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 47 (79.66%) Firewall
1 47 (79.66%) Network Security
2 41 (69.49%) Cisco
3 40 (67.80%) Cisco Certification
4 35 (59.32%) Cisco ASA
5 30 (50.85%) CCNA
6 24 (40.68%) Juniper
6 24 (40.68%) CCNP
7 20 (33.90%) CheckPoint
8 18 (30.51%) VMware
9 16 (27.12%) Information Security
9 16 (27.12%) VPN
9 16 (27.12%) ITIL
9 16 (27.12%) Windows
10 15 (25.42%) Security Cleared
10 15 (25.42%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (22.03%) LAN
11 13 (22.03%) Ethernet
11 13 (22.03%) CISSP
12 12 (20.34%) WAN
12 12 (20.34%) TCP/IP
12 12 (20.34%) Cisco PIX
13 11 (18.64%) Cisco IOS
13 11 (18.64%) CCSA
13 11 (18.64%) Active Directory
14 10 (16.95%) BGP
14 10 (16.95%) TACACS
15 9 (15.25%) OSPF
15 9 (15.25%) UNIX
15 9 (15.25%) CCSE

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 6 (10.17%) Apache
2 5 (8.47%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.69%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 47 (79.66%) Firewall
1 47 (79.66%) Network Security
2 35 (59.32%) Cisco ASA
3 16 (27.12%) VPN
4 13 (22.03%) Ethernet
4 13 (22.03%) LAN
5 12 (20.34%) WAN
5 12 (20.34%) TCP/IP
5 12 (20.34%) Cisco PIX
6 11 (18.64%) Cisco IOS
7 10 (16.95%) TACACS
7 10 (16.95%) BGP
8 9 (15.25%) OSPF
9 7 (11.86%) Internet
10 6 (10.17%) SAN
11 5 (8.47%) LDAP
11 5 (8.47%) DNS
12 4 (6.78%) SNMP
12 4 (6.78%) Junos
12 4 (6.78%) IPsec
Development Applications
1 6 (10.17%) WebLOAD
General
1 6 (10.17%) Legal
2 3 (5.08%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Replication
2 4 (6.78%) CESG
3 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.69%) PKI
4 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.12%) Windows
2 9 (15.25%) UNIX
3 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (6.78%) Linux
5 2 (3.39%) Solaris
6 1 (1.69%) CentOS
6 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.12%) ITIL
1 16 (27.12%) Information Security
2 7 (11.86%) Capacity Management
3 6 (10.17%) High Availability
3 6 (10.17%) Network Management
4 5 (8.47%) Project Planning
4 5 (8.47%) Change Control
4 5 (8.47%) Protective Monitoring
4 5 (8.47%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (6.78%) Security Management
5 4 (6.78%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (6.78%) Change Management
5 4 (6.78%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (5.08%) Service Management
6 3 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (5.08%) ITIL V3
7 2 (3.39%) Security Architecture
7 2 (3.39%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (3.39%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.17%) SQL
2 5 (8.47%) Shell Script
2 5 (8.47%) C++
2 5 (8.47%) Perl
2 5 (8.47%) PHP
3 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 40 (67.80%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (50.85%) CCNA
3 24 (40.68%) CCNP
4 15 (25.42%) Security Cleared
5 13 (22.03%) CISSP
6 11 (18.64%) CCSA
7 9 (15.25%) SC Cleared
7 9 (15.25%) CCSE
8 8 (13.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (5.08%) CEH
9 3 (5.08%) GSEC
9 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (5.08%) MCSE
10 2 (3.39%) CCIE
10 2 (3.39%) CCSP
10 2 (3.39%) CISMP
10 2 (3.39%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (1.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) SLA
1 1 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (25.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (18.64%) Active Directory
3 6 (10.17%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (5.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (11.86%) SolarWinds Orion
2 5 (8.47%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (5.08%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.69%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.69%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 41 (69.49%) Cisco
2 24 (40.68%) Juniper
3 20 (33.90%) CheckPoint
4 18 (30.51%) VMware
5 8 (13.56%) McAfee
6 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
6 7 (11.86%) SolarWinds
6 7 (11.86%) Splunk
6 7 (11.86%) Citrix
7 6 (10.17%) Blue Coat
7 6 (10.17%) Symantec
8 5 (8.47%) NetApp
8 5 (8.47%) Websense
9 4 (6.78%) WatchGuard
9 4 (6.78%) TippingPoint
9 4 (6.78%) Kaspersky
9 4 (6.78%) F5
10 3 (5.08%) Brocade
10 3 (5.08%) Riverbed
10 3 (5.08%) Sophos
Surrey
Roc Search
Salary: £60000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
CPS Group UK
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: NEG
Posted: 26 days ago