The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Infrastructure Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Security Engineer
Rank 872 906 885
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -21
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Security Engineer 11 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.001% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.001% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 2
Average salary £50,000 - £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 - £50,000

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
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Infrastructure Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Security Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 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
England +42 8 £50,000 - 1
London - 6 £50,000 - 1
North West 0 1 £42,500 -
Cheshire -2 1 £42,500 -
City of London - 1 £50,000 -
Reading - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
South East - 1 - -

Infrastructure Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure Security Engineer in their job title.

1 24 (72.73%) Windows
2 21 (63.64%) CCNA
2 21 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (63.64%) Network Security
3 18 (54.55%) Linux
4 16 (48.48%) Change Management
5 14 (42.42%) Cisco
6 13 (39.39%) WAN
6 13 (39.39%) TCP/IP
6 13 (39.39%) MS Excel
6 13 (39.39%) SLA
6 13 (39.39%) Project Management
6 13 (39.39%) Firewall
6 13 (39.39%) Cyber Security
7 12 (36.36%) Open Source
7 12 (36.36%) IPsec
7 12 (36.36%) VLAN
7 12 (36.36%) MPLS
7 12 (36.36%) HP
7 12 (36.36%) VPN
7 12 (36.36%) DNS
7 12 (36.36%) DHCP
8 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (27.27%) Active Directory
10 8 (24.24%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (24.24%) Problem Management
10 8 (24.24%) Brocade
10 8 (24.24%) Network Design
10 8 (24.24%) SSL
10 8 (24.24%) F5

Infrastructure Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure Security Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.12%) IIS
2 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.03%) Lync
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (39.39%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (63.64%) Network Security
2 13 (39.39%) WAN
2 13 (39.39%) TCP/IP
2 13 (39.39%) Firewall
3 12 (36.36%) IPsec
3 12 (36.36%) VLAN
3 12 (36.36%) MPLS
3 12 (36.36%) VPN
3 12 (36.36%) DNS
3 12 (36.36%) DHCP
4 8 (24.24%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (24.24%) SSL
5 5 (15.15%) Wireless
6 2 (6.06%) SAN
6 2 (6.06%) Wireless Security
7 1 (3.03%) iSCSI
7 1 (3.03%) NAS
7 1 (3.03%) LAN
7 1 (3.03%) Intranet
7 1 (3.03%) Internet
General
1 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.06%) Law
3 1 (3.03%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) Open Source
2 3 (9.09%) Clustering
3 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 24 (72.73%) Windows
2 18 (54.55%) Linux
3 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (18.18%) CentOS
5 6 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) Change Management
2 13 (39.39%) Project Management
2 13 (39.39%) Cyber Security
3 8 (24.24%) Problem Management
3 8 (24.24%) Network Design
4 6 (18.18%) Time Management
4 6 (18.18%) Project Planning
5 4 (12.12%) SIEM
6 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
6 2 (6.06%) Information Security
6 2 (6.06%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (6.06%) Malware Detection\Protection
6 2 (6.06%) Database Security
7 1 (3.03%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (3.03%) ITIL
7 1 (3.03%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 21 (63.64%) CCNA
1 21 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.03%) CCNP
2 1 (3.03%) CISSP
2 1 (3.03%) CEH
2 1 (3.03%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (39.39%) SLA
2 3 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 3 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.06%) VMware ESX
3 2 (6.06%) Snort
3 2 (6.06%) vSphere
4 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.03%) XenApp
4 1 (3.03%) DFS Replication
4 1 (3.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.03%) AirWatch
2 1 (3.03%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.03%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Cisco
2 12 (36.36%) HP
3 8 (24.24%) Brocade
3 8 (24.24%) F5
4 6 (18.18%) Citrix
5 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
5 5 (15.15%) VMware
6 4 (12.12%) Huawei
7 3 (9.09%) Dell
7 3 (9.09%) McAfee
8 2 (6.06%) Symantec
8 2 (6.06%) IronPort
9 1 (3.03%) Aerohive Networks
9 1 (3.03%) EMC
9 1 (3.03%) Websense
9 1 (3.03%) Radware
9 1 (3.03%) Fortinet
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 2 days ago