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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Security Engineer
UK
Rank 810 912 918
Rank change year-on-year
+102 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Security Engineer 34 17 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.017% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.018% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 32 15 21
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,000 £56,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
80036 96313 101493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.47% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 66452 80820 84362
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 January 2017 within the UK.

Infrastructure Security Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Infrastructure Security Engineer
Top 16 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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +94 22 £50,000 +11.11% 3
London +71 13 £55,000 +2.80%
Glasgow +29 8 £40,000 -27.27%
Scotland +24 8 £40,000 -27.27%
West Midlands +18 7 £50,000 +25.00%
Warwick - 7 £50,000 -
Warwickshire - 7 £50,000 -
Cardiff - 3 £35,000 -
Wales - 3 £35,000 -
South Wales - 3 £35,000 -
South East +63 1 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Berkshire +48 1 £45,000 -18.18%
East Midlands 0 1 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Leicestershire - 1 £37,500 - 1
Maidenhead - 1 £45,000 -
Leicester - 1 £37,500 - 1

Infrastructure Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 74 (90.24%) Firewall
2 56 (68.29%) Windows
3 44 (53.66%) Linux
4 33 (40.24%) Cisco
5 31 (37.80%) Network Security
6 30 (36.59%) Amazon AWS
7 25 (30.49%) Finance
8 23 (28.05%) Intrusion Detection
9 21 (25.61%) VMware
10 20 (24.39%) Management Information System
10 20 (24.39%) Incident Management
11 18 (21.95%) IaaS
11 18 (21.95%) Juniper
12 17 (20.73%) Vulnerability Management
12 17 (20.73%) Windows Server
13 16 (19.51%) PaaS
13 16 (19.51%) TCP/IP
14 15 (18.29%) DNS
14 15 (18.29%) Unix
15 14 (17.07%) Cybersecurity
15 14 (17.07%) Security Monitoring
16 13 (15.85%) Change Control
16 13 (15.85%) E-Commerce
16 13 (15.85%) Web Services
16 13 (15.85%) CheckPoint
16 13 (15.85%) HTTP
16 13 (15.85%) Disaster Recovery
17 12 (14.63%) BGP
17 12 (14.63%) Microsoft
17 12 (14.63%) OSPF

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 9 (10.98%) MS Exchange
2 8 (9.76%) IIS
3 6 (7.32%) OpenStack
4 5 (6.10%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (4.88%) Apache
6 3 (3.66%) JBoss
6 3 (3.66%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 8 (9.76%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Bankmaster
Cloud Services
1 30 (36.59%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (21.95%) IaaS
3 16 (19.51%) PaaS
4 12 (14.63%) SaaS
5 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (2.44%) Mimecast
7 1 (1.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 74 (90.24%) Firewall
2 31 (37.80%) Network Security
3 23 (28.05%) Intrusion Detection
4 16 (19.51%) TCP/IP
5 15 (18.29%) DNS
6 13 (15.85%) HTTP
7 12 (14.63%) BGP
7 12 (14.63%) OSPF
8 10 (12.20%) DHCP
8 10 (12.20%) Internet
9 8 (9.76%) LAN
10 6 (7.32%) Wireshark
11 5 (6.10%) VLAN
11 5 (6.10%) VPN
11 5 (6.10%) WAN
12 4 (4.88%) Wireless
13 3 (3.66%) Ethernet
14 2 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
14 2 (2.44%) VoIP
14 2 (2.44%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.88%) MySQL
3 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 25 (30.49%) Finance
2 9 (10.98%) Games
3 8 (9.76%) Telecoms
4 7 (8.54%) Online Betting
5 5 (6.10%) Publishing
6 4 (4.88%) Back Office
6 4 (4.88%) Retail
7 3 (3.66%) Law
8 2 (2.44%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.85%) Web Services
2 5 (6.10%) LAMP
3 2 (2.44%) ELK Stack
4 1 (1.22%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.39%) Management Information System
2 12 (14.63%) Public Cloud
3 7 (8.54%) Online Games
3 7 (8.54%) PKI
4 6 (7.32%) Cyber Attack
5 5 (6.10%) Private Cloud
6 3 (3.66%) FlexPod
7 2 (2.44%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.44%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (1.22%) Clustering
8 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.22%) iPad
8 1 (1.22%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 56 (68.29%) Windows
2 44 (53.66%) Linux
3 17 (20.73%) Windows Server
4 15 (18.29%) Unix
5 8 (9.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.66%) CentOS
6 3 (3.66%) Debian
6 3 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.66%) Ubuntu
6 3 (3.66%) Windows 8
6 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.44%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (24.39%) Incident Management
2 17 (20.73%) Vulnerability Management
3 14 (17.07%) Cybersecurity
3 14 (17.07%) Security Monitoring
4 13 (15.85%) Change Control
4 13 (15.85%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (15.85%) E-Commerce
5 12 (14.63%) Capacity Planning
6 11 (13.41%) ITIL
7 9 (10.98%) Information Security
7 9 (10.98%) SIEM
7 9 (10.98%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 9 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (8.54%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (7.32%) Analytics
9 6 (7.32%) Threat Detection
9 6 (7.32%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 5 (6.10%) Fund Management
10 5 (6.10%) Security Management
11 4 (4.88%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.41%) PowerShell
2 8 (9.76%) VBScript
3 7 (8.54%) VB
4 3 (3.66%) Bash Shell
4 3 (3.66%) Perl
4 3 (3.66%) Python
4 3 (3.66%) Ruby
4 3 (3.66%) SQL
5 2 (2.44%) PHP
6 1 (1.22%) C
6 1 (1.22%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (10.98%) Degree
2 8 (9.76%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (9.76%) CISSP
3 6 (7.32%) CCNA
3 6 (7.32%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.32%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.66%) CCNP
6 2 (2.44%) CCSA
6 2 (2.44%) CCSE
6 2 (2.44%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (2.44%) MCSA
6 2 (2.44%) MCSE
6 2 (2.44%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.44%) PMP
6 2 (2.44%) SANS
7 1 (1.22%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (1.22%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (1.22%) GIAC
7 1 (1.22%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (7.32%) PCI DSS
2 6 (7.32%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (12.20%) Active Directory
1 10 (12.20%) vSphere
2 8 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (7.32%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.88%) ISA Server
5 3 (3.66%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (2.44%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.22%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (6.10%) Ansible
1 5 (6.10%) Icinga
1 5 (6.10%) Nagios
2 3 (3.66%) SCCM
2 3 (3.66%) SCOM
3 2 (2.44%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.44%) Kibana
3 2 (2.44%) logstash
3 2 (2.44%) Puppet
4 1 (1.22%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.22%) MOM
4 1 (1.22%) vMotion
Vendors
1 33 (40.24%) Cisco
2 21 (25.61%) VMware
3 18 (21.95%) Juniper
4 13 (15.85%) CheckPoint
5 12 (14.63%) Microsoft
6 7 (8.54%) Palo Alto
7 6 (7.32%) FireEye
7 6 (7.32%) Splunk
7 6 (7.32%) WatchGuard
8 5 (6.10%) Citrix
8 5 (6.10%) Fortinet
9 3 (3.66%) AppSense
9 3 (3.66%) HP
9 3 (3.66%) Oracle
9 3 (3.66%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.44%) arcserve
10 2 (2.44%) Forcepoint
10 2 (2.44%) Intel Security
10 2 (2.44%) Sophos
10 2 (2.44%) Symantec
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