The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Infrastructure Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Security Engineer
Rank 891 943 1000
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +57
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Security Engineer 53 30 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.027% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.028% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 27 25 7
Median salary £35,500 £50,000 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.00% +25.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £47,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,200 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £50,000 £38,625
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +29.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
99004 106428 116772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.24% 96.46% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 83229 86820 94728
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Infrastructure Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Infrastructure Security Engineer in the job title.

Infrastructure Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Security Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Security Engineer within the UK.

Infrastructure Security Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Security Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Security Engineer over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 within the UK.

Infrastructure Security Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Infrastructure Security Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Security Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +37 40 £45,000 -10.00% 2
West Midlands - 14 £38,500 -
Wales - 12 £35,000 -
Warwick - 12 - -
Cardiff - 12 £35,000 -
South Wales - 12 £35,000 -
Warwickshire - 12 - -
London +3 9 £57,500 +15.00%
East Midlands - 8 - -
Nottinghamshire - 8 - -
Nottingham - 8 - -
East of England +16 5 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Hertfordshire - 5 £45,000 -
Watford - 4 £45,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £38,500 -
City of London +57 1 £57,500 -6.12%
Cheshire +30 1 £50,000 +17.64%
North West +29 1 £50,000 +17.64%
South East +17 1 £35,500 -29.00%
South West +10 1 £45,500 +51.66%
Scotland +8 1 £33,000 -45.00% 2
Glasgow -4 1 £33,000 -45.00% 2
Hampshire - 1 £35,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £45,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £37,500 - 1
Warrington - 1 £50,000 -
Gloucester - 1 £45,500 -
Winchester - 1 £35,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £47,500 -
Halifax - 1 £37,500 -

Infrastructure Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, Infrastructure Security Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Infrastructure Security Engineer in the job title.

1 63 (86.30%) Firewall
2 53 (72.60%) Windows
3 40 (54.79%) Network Security
4 34 (46.58%) VMware
4 34 (46.58%) Linux
5 32 (43.84%) Cisco
6 24 (32.88%) VMware Infrastructure
6 24 (32.88%) Windows Server
7 19 (26.03%) Citrix
7 19 (26.03%) VPN
7 19 (26.03%) Cybersecurity
8 18 (24.66%) LAN
8 18 (24.66%) Disaster Recovery
9 16 (21.92%) WAN
9 16 (21.92%) Microsoft
10 15 (20.55%) Cisco Certification
10 15 (20.55%) Unix
11 14 (19.18%) TCP/IP
11 14 (19.18%) Juniper
11 14 (19.18%) Active Directory
11 14 (19.18%) Management Information System
11 14 (19.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 13 (17.81%) CCNA
12 13 (17.81%) BGP
12 13 (17.81%) CheckPoint
12 13 (17.81%) OSPF
12 13 (17.81%) DNS
12 13 (17.81%) Amazon AWS
12 13 (17.81%) Capacity Planning
13 12 (16.44%) SIEM

Infrastructure Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (9.59%) Elasticsearch
1 7 (9.59%) WebLogic
2 6 (8.22%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.37%) Apache
3 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.37%) IIS
3 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.37%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (13.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.74%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (17.81%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.11%) Office 365
4 1 (1.37%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.37%) IaaS
4 1 (1.37%) PaaS
4 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (86.30%) Firewall
2 40 (54.79%) Network Security
3 19 (26.03%) VPN
4 18 (24.66%) LAN
5 16 (21.92%) WAN
6 14 (19.18%) TCP/IP
7 13 (17.81%) BGP
7 13 (17.81%) DNS
7 13 (17.81%) OSPF
8 12 (16.44%) HTTP
8 12 (16.44%) Intrusion Detection
9 10 (13.70%) DHCP
9 10 (13.70%) SAN
10 9 (12.33%) SSL
11 5 (6.85%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (6.85%) Spanning Tree
12 4 (5.48%) IPsec
12 4 (5.48%) VoIP
13 3 (4.11%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (4.11%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.07%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.37%) Big Data
2 1 (1.37%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.37%) MySQL
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (10.96%) Finance
2 1 (1.37%) Advertising
2 1 (1.37%) Back Office
2 1 (1.37%) French Language
2 1 (1.37%) German Language
2 1 (1.37%) Italian Language
2 1 (1.37%) Legal
2 1 (1.37%) Spanish Language
2 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.96%) ELK Stack
2 7 (9.59%) Middleware
2 7 (9.59%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.18%) Management Information System
2 12 (16.44%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (13.70%) Data Centre
4 9 (12.33%) Computer Science
5 7 (9.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 7 (9.59%) Fintech
5 7 (9.59%) PKI
6 5 (6.85%) EqualLogic
7 4 (5.48%) Spread Betting
8 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.37%) EMC VNX
8 1 (1.37%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 53 (72.60%) Windows
2 34 (46.58%) Linux
3 24 (32.88%) Windows Server
4 15 (20.55%) Unix
5 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.74%) Windows 2000
7 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.03%) Cybersecurity
2 18 (24.66%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (17.81%) Capacity Planning
4 12 (16.44%) Change Control
4 12 (16.44%) SIEM
5 7 (9.59%) Data Security
5 7 (9.59%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (9.59%) Identity Access Management
5 7 (9.59%) Validation
6 6 (8.22%) Data Protection
6 6 (8.22%) Vulnerability Management
7 5 (6.85%) Network Design
7 5 (6.85%) Patch Management
7 5 (6.85%) Threat Detection
8 4 (5.48%) ITIL
9 3 (4.11%) Coaching
9 3 (4.11%) Information Security
9 3 (4.11%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (1.37%) Analytics
10 1 (1.37%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.70%) SQL
2 9 (12.33%) Python
3 8 (10.96%) JavaScript
3 8 (10.96%) Perl
3 8 (10.96%) PHP
4 3 (4.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (20.55%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (17.81%) CCNA
3 11 (15.07%) Degree
4 8 (10.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (8.22%) GSEC
6 3 (4.11%) CCNP
6 3 (4.11%) CISSP
6 3 (4.11%) MCSE
7 2 (2.74%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.37%) CCDP
8 1 (1.37%) CWNA
8 1 (1.37%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (19.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (8.22%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.74%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (32.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (19.18%) Active Directory
3 9 (12.33%) Hyper-V
4 7 (9.59%) vSphere
5 6 (8.22%) XenApp
6 5 (6.85%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.37%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (15.07%) WSUS
2 6 (8.22%) Kibana
2 6 (8.22%) logstash
3 5 (6.85%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (5.48%) SCCM
4 4 (5.48%) SCOM
5 2 (2.74%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (2.74%) Nagios
6 1 (1.37%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (1.37%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (1.37%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 34 (46.58%) VMware
2 32 (43.84%) Cisco
3 19 (26.03%) Citrix
4 16 (21.92%) Microsoft
5 14 (19.18%) Juniper
6 13 (17.81%) CheckPoint
7 12 (16.44%) Oracle
8 7 (9.59%) Avaya
8 7 (9.59%) HP
8 7 (9.59%) Intel Security
8 7 (9.59%) WorldPay
9 6 (8.22%) F5
9 6 (8.22%) IronPort
10 5 (6.85%) 3PAR
10 5 (6.85%) Dell
11 1 (1.37%) Altiris
11 1 (1.37%) ArcSight
11 1 (1.37%) EMC
11 1 (1.37%) Palo Alto
11 1 (1.37%) SolarWinds
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Posted: 6 days ago
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