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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Security Engineer
Rank 884 913 898
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -15
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Security Engineer 8 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.001% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.001% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 2
Average salary £65,000 £32,500 £68,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -52.20%
UK excluding London average salary - £32,500 -

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
103461 110803 102664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.34%
Number of salaries quoted 85580 90507 85036
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Security Engineer over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 within the UK.

Infrastructure Security Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Infrastructure Security Engineer
Top 2 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 29 July 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 +26 8 £65,000 +100.00%
London - 8 £65,000 -

Infrastructure Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 20 (86.96%) Network Security
2 17 (73.91%) Cisco
3 15 (65.22%) F5
3 15 (65.22%) Data Centre
4 14 (60.87%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (56.52%) CCNA
5 13 (56.52%) Windows
5 13 (56.52%) Linux
6 11 (47.83%) Telecoms
7 10 (43.48%) Firewall
8 9 (39.13%) Change Management
9 8 (34.78%) Finance
9 8 (34.78%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
9 8 (34.78%) HP
9 8 (34.78%) SSL
9 8 (34.78%) Problem Management
9 8 (34.78%) Brocade
10 7 (30.43%) Online Betting
10 7 (30.43%) Retail
10 7 (30.43%) Risk Assessment
10 7 (30.43%) Vulnerability Management
10 7 (30.43%) OpenStack
10 7 (30.43%) SaaS
10 7 (30.43%) PaaS
10 7 (30.43%) IaaS
10 7 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
10 7 (30.43%) CISSP
10 7 (30.43%) E-Commerce
10 7 (30.43%) UNIX

Infrastructure Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 7 (30.43%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (30.43%) SaaS
1 7 (30.43%) PaaS
1 7 (30.43%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (86.96%) Network Security
2 10 (43.48%) Firewall
3 8 (34.78%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (34.78%) SSL
3 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
4 7 (30.43%) Internet
5 5 (21.74%) WAN
6 4 (17.39%) DHCP
6 4 (17.39%) VPN
6 4 (17.39%) DNS
6 4 (17.39%) MPLS
6 4 (17.39%) IPsec
6 4 (17.39%) VLAN
7 2 (8.70%) Wireless
8 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (4.35%) LAN
General
1 11 (47.83%) Telecoms
2 8 (34.78%) Finance
3 7 (30.43%) Retail
3 7 (30.43%) Online Betting
Miscellaneous
1 15 (65.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Windows
1 13 (56.52%) Linux
2 7 (30.43%) UNIX
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) CentOS
3 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Change Management
2 8 (34.78%) Problem Management
3 7 (30.43%) E-Commerce
3 7 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (30.43%) Risk Assessment
3 7 (30.43%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (17.39%) Cyber Security
4 4 (17.39%) Open Source
4 4 (17.39%) Project Management
5 3 (13.04%) Time Management
6 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
7 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.35%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (56.52%) CCNA
3 7 (30.43%) CISSP
4 2 (8.70%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (4.35%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) Cisco
2 15 (65.22%) F5
3 8 (34.78%) HP
3 8 (34.78%) Brocade
4 1 (4.35%) Fortinet