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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Engineer
Rank 183 195 207
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 18 28 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.41% 0.54% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.56% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 17 28 11
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £32,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £53,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
4234 4957 4997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 96.42% 95.66% 95.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3543 4088 4062
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £27,500
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 June 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 June 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
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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 - 12 £55,000 -
Camberley 0 1 - -
Staines -14 1 £40,000 -38.46%
Security Engineer
South East

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 24 (66.67%) Firewall
2 23 (63.89%) Cisco
3 20 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (50.00%) CCNP
4 18 (50.00%) VPN
4 18 (50.00%) LAN
5 17 (47.22%) WAN
5 17 (47.22%) Juniper
6 15 (41.67%) CCIE
7 14 (38.89%) CheckPoint
7 14 (38.89%) Fortinet
8 13 (36.11%) Ethical Hacking
8 13 (36.11%) Penetration Testing
8 13 (36.11%) Wireless
8 13 (36.11%) Wireless Security
8 13 (36.11%) Cloud Computing
8 13 (36.11%) FortiGate
8 13 (36.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 13 (36.11%) DDoS Mitigation
8 13 (36.11%) Security Hardening
9 8 (22.22%) ITIL
9 8 (22.22%) UNIX
9 8 (22.22%) Finance
10 7 (19.44%) VMware
10 7 (19.44%) LDAP
11 6 (16.67%) Windows
11 6 (16.67%) CCNA
11 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
11 6 (16.67%) Network Security
12 5 (13.89%) Load Balancing

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 (5.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (36.11%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (5.56%) PaaS
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (66.67%) Firewall
2 18 (50.00%) VPN
2 18 (50.00%) LAN
3 17 (47.22%) WAN
4 13 (36.11%) Wireless
4 13 (36.11%) Wireless Security
5 7 (19.44%) LDAP
6 6 (16.67%) Network Security
7 5 (13.89%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
8 4 (11.11%) DNS
9 3 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (8.33%) SAN
10 2 (5.56%) MPLS
10 2 (5.56%) DHCP
10 2 (5.56%) HTTP
10 2 (5.56%) Kerberos
10 2 (5.56%) SMTP
10 2 (5.56%) HTTPS
10 2 (5.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Financial Institution
2 2 (5.56%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) Middleware
1 2 (5.56%) SAML
1 2 (5.56%) SOAP
1 2 (5.56%) Web Services
1 2 (5.56%) REST
1 2 (5.56%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (11.11%) PKI
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) UNIX
2 6 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.56%) Solaris
3 2 (5.56%) Linux
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Ethical Hacking
1 13 (36.11%) Penetration Testing
1 13 (36.11%) DDoS Mitigation
1 13 (36.11%) Security Hardening
2 8 (22.22%) ITIL
3 5 (13.89%) Load Balancing
3 5 (13.89%) Cyber Security
4 4 (11.11%) Service Management
4 4 (11.11%) Information Security
5 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.33%) Security Patching
6 2 (5.56%) Server Hardening
6 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (5.56%) Coaching
6 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.56%) ITSM
6 2 (5.56%) Asset Management
6 2 (5.56%) Migration
7 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) Perl
2 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
2 2 (5.56%) C
2 2 (5.56%) C++
2 2 (5.56%) PHP
2 2 (5.56%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) Python
3 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (50.00%) CCNP
3 15 (41.67%) CCIE
4 6 (16.67%) CCNA
5 5 (13.89%) CISSP
6 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
6 3 (8.33%) MCSA
6 3 (8.33%) MCP
6 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (5.56%) MCSE
7 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
7 2 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.78%) CCSA
8 1 (2.78%) CCSE
8 1 (2.78%) JNCIA
8 1 (2.78%) JNCIS
8 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.78%) VCAP
8 1 (2.78%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
1 2 (5.56%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.78%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.56%) Sendmail
4 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.78%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (36.11%) FortiGate
2 3 (8.33%) NetBackup
2 3 (8.33%) Backup Exec
2 3 (8.33%) WSUS
2 3 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (5.56%) CA Single Sign-On
3 2 (5.56%) MIMEsweeper
3 2 (5.56%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (2.78%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 23 (63.89%) Cisco
2 17 (47.22%) Juniper
3 14 (38.89%) CheckPoint
3 14 (38.89%) Fortinet
4 7 (19.44%) VMware
5 5 (13.89%) McAfee
6 3 (8.33%) Blue Coat
6 3 (8.33%) F5
6 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
7 2 (5.56%) New Relic
7 2 (5.56%) AppDynamics
7 2 (5.56%) Lancope
7 2 (5.56%) CA
7 2 (5.56%) NetApp
7 2 (5.56%) Citrix
7 2 (5.56%) Websense
7 2 (5.56%) Oracle
7 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds
7 2 (5.56%) NetScout
8 1 (2.78%) SAP