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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Security Engineer
Rank 845 949 966
Rank change year-on-year
+104 +17
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Security Engineer 36 25 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.023% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.024% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 34 19 18
Median salary £53,750 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.52% +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £44,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £83,250 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,250 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-23.50% +11.11%

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
86630 102774 109716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.55% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 71903 85678 90819
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 8 December 2016 within the UK.

Infrastructure Security Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Infrastructure Security Engineer
Top 22 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 8 December 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 +72 25 £60,000 +4.34% 7
London +46 18 £65,000 - 5
Scotland - 8 £40,000 -
Glasgow - 8 £40,000 -
Cardiff - 3 £35,000 -
Wales - 3 £35,000 -
South Wales - 3 £35,000 -
South East +63 2 £47,500 -13.63%
East of England - 2 £36,250 -
West Midlands - 2 £42,500 - 2
Cambridge - 2 £36,250 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £36,250 -
Berkshire +51 1 £45,000 -18.18%
East Midlands +3 1 £37,500 -11.76%
West Sussex - 1 £50,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £50,000 - 2
Leicestershire - 1 £37,500 -
Warwick - 1 £50,000 - 2
Solihull - 1 £35,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 £45,000 -
Leicester - 1 £37,500 -
Horsham - 1 £50,000 -

Infrastructure Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 75 (87.21%) Firewall
2 51 (59.30%) Windows
3 40 (46.51%) Linux
4 35 (40.70%) Cisco
5 34 (39.53%) Network Security
6 31 (36.05%) Finance
7 28 (32.56%) Intrusion Detection
8 25 (29.07%) Amazon AWS
9 24 (27.91%) VMware
10 22 (25.58%) Incident Management
11 20 (23.26%) Vulnerability Management
12 19 (22.09%) IaaS
13 18 (20.93%) PaaS
13 18 (20.93%) DNS
14 17 (19.77%) CheckPoint
15 16 (18.60%) Microsoft
15 16 (18.60%) ITIL
15 16 (18.60%) Unix
16 15 (17.44%) Web Services
17 14 (16.28%) SaaS
17 14 (16.28%) Cybersecurity
17 14 (16.28%) Information Security
17 14 (16.28%) Management Information System
17 14 (16.28%) DHCP
17 14 (16.28%) Public Cloud
18 13 (15.12%) E-Commerce
18 13 (15.12%) CISSP
18 13 (15.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 12 (13.95%) PowerShell
19 12 (13.95%) Juniper

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 10 (11.63%) MS Exchange
2 8 (9.30%) IIS
3 6 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (6.98%) OpenStack
4 4 (4.65%) Apache
5 3 (3.49%) JBoss
5 3 (3.49%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.16%) MS Project Server
7 1 (1.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (10.47%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.81%) MS Office
3 1 (1.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Bankmaster
Cloud Services
1 25 (29.07%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (22.09%) IaaS
3 18 (20.93%) PaaS
4 14 (16.28%) SaaS
5 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (2.33%) Mimecast
7 1 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 75 (87.21%) Firewall
2 34 (39.53%) Network Security
3 28 (32.56%) Intrusion Detection
4 18 (20.93%) DNS
5 14 (16.28%) DHCP
6 12 (13.95%) LAN
7 11 (12.79%) Internet
7 11 (12.79%) TCP/IP
8 9 (10.47%) WAN
9 7 (8.14%) HTTP
9 7 (8.14%) Wireless
10 6 (6.98%) BGP
10 6 (6.98%) OSPF
10 6 (6.98%) Wireshark
11 5 (5.81%) VLAN
11 5 (5.81%) VPN
12 4 (4.65%) MPLS
13 3 (3.49%) 802.11
13 3 (3.49%) DPNSS
13 3 (3.49%) QSIG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.65%) MySQL
3 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 31 (36.05%) Finance
2 11 (12.79%) Games
3 9 (10.47%) Telecoms
4 8 (9.30%) Online Betting
5 5 (5.81%) Publishing
6 4 (4.65%) Back Office
7 3 (3.49%) Retail
8 2 (2.33%) Banking
8 2 (2.33%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.44%) Web Services
2 4 (4.65%) 802.1X
2 4 (4.65%) LAMP
3 2 (2.33%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.28%) Management Information System
1 14 (16.28%) Public Cloud
2 8 (9.30%) Online Games
3 7 (8.14%) PKI
4 6 (6.98%) Cyber Attack
5 5 (5.81%) Private Cloud
6 4 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.65%) Computer Science
7 3 (3.49%) FlexPod
8 2 (2.33%) Driving Licence
8 2 (2.33%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (1.16%) Clustering
9 1 (1.16%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.16%) iPad
9 1 (1.16%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 51 (59.30%) Windows
2 40 (46.51%) Linux
3 16 (18.60%) Unix
4 12 (13.95%) Windows Server
5 9 (10.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (4.65%) Windows 8
7 4 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (3.49%) CentOS
8 3 (3.49%) Debian
8 3 (3.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.49%) Ubuntu
8 3 (3.49%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.16%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.58%) Incident Management
2 20 (23.26%) Vulnerability Management
3 16 (18.60%) ITIL
4 14 (16.28%) Cybersecurity
4 14 (16.28%) Information Security
5 13 (15.12%) E-Commerce
6 11 (12.79%) Penetration Testing
6 11 (12.79%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 11 (12.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (10.47%) ITIL V3
7 9 (10.47%) SIEM
8 7 (8.14%) Change Control
8 7 (8.14%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (8.14%) Security Management
9 6 (6.98%) Analytics
9 6 (6.98%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (6.98%) Threat Detection
9 6 (6.98%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 5 (5.81%) Fund Management
11 4 (4.65%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.95%) PowerShell
2 8 (9.30%) VBScript
3 7 (8.14%) VB
4 4 (4.65%) SQL
5 3 (3.49%) Bash Shell
5 3 (3.49%) Perl
5 3 (3.49%) Python
5 3 (3.49%) Ruby
6 1 (1.16%) C
6 1 (1.16%) PHP
6 1 (1.16%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (15.12%) CISSP
2 11 (12.79%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (10.47%) CCNA
3 9 (10.47%) Degree
4 6 (6.98%) CCNP
4 6 (6.98%) SANS
4 6 (6.98%) SC Cleared
4 6 (6.98%) Security Cleared
5 5 (5.81%) CEH
5 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (3.49%) MCSE
7 2 (2.33%) CCSA
7 2 (2.33%) CCSE
7 2 (2.33%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (2.33%) GCED
7 2 (2.33%) GSEC
7 2 (2.33%) MCSA
7 2 (2.33%) PMI Certification
7 2 (2.33%) PMP
8 1 (1.16%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (9.30%) PCI DSS
3 6 (6.98%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (12.79%) Active Directory
1 11 (12.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (11.63%) vSphere
3 7 (8.14%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.65%) ISA Server
5 3 (3.49%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (3.49%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (2.33%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.16%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.16%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (5.81%) Ansible
1 5 (5.81%) Icinga
1 5 (5.81%) Nagios
2 4 (4.65%) SCCM
3 3 (3.49%) SCOM
4 2 (2.33%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.33%) Kibana
4 2 (2.33%) logstash
5 1 (1.16%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.16%) MOM
5 1 (1.16%) Puppet
5 1 (1.16%) vMotion
Vendors
1 35 (40.70%) Cisco
2 24 (27.91%) VMware
3 17 (19.77%) CheckPoint
4 16 (18.60%) Microsoft
5 12 (13.95%) Juniper
6 9 (10.47%) Palo Alto
7 6 (6.98%) FireEye
7 6 (6.98%) Splunk
7 6 (6.98%) WatchGuard
8 5 (5.81%) Citrix
8 5 (5.81%) Fortinet
8 5 (5.81%) HP
9 4 (4.65%) Oracle
10 3 (3.49%) AppSense
10 3 (3.49%) Mitel
10 3 (3.49%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.33%) arcserve
11 2 (2.33%) F5
11 2 (2.33%) Kaspersky
11 2 (2.33%) Veeam
West London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Posted: 8 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Energon Global
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
National Crime Agency
Salary: £33,286-£43,809
Posted: 24 days ago
London
National Crime Agency
Salary: £24,964-£36,821
Posted: 24 days ago