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 24 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Security Engineer
Rank 887 936 976
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +40
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Security Engineer 28 28 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.025% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.026% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 17
Median salary £35,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-41.66% +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +16.66%

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
94902 107027 117104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.50% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 79965 88250 95827
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 24 June 2016 within the UK.

Infrastructure Security Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Infrastructure Security Engineer
Top 19 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 24 June 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 +56 16 £47,500 -13.63% 2
Cardiff - 11 £35,000 -
South Wales - 11 £35,000 -
Wales - 11 £35,000 -
London +25 6 £56,250 -13.46% 1
East Midlands - 4 - -
Nottingham - 4 - -
Nottinghamshire - 4 - -
South East +44 3 £65,000 +36.84% 1
Dartford - 2 - - 1
West Midlands - 2 £42,500 -
Kent - 2 - - 1
Scotland -5 1 £33,000 -45.00%
Glasgow -7 1 £33,000 -45.00%
East of England - 1 £45,000 -
Warwick - 1 - -
Solihull - 1 £42,500 -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £45,000 -

Infrastructure Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 60 (83.33%) Firewall
2 54 (75.00%) Windows
3 40 (55.56%) Network Security
4 34 (47.22%) Linux
5 31 (43.06%) Cisco
5 31 (43.06%) VMware
6 24 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 22 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
8 20 (27.78%) LAN
9 18 (25.00%) WAN
9 18 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
10 17 (23.61%) Microsoft
10 17 (23.61%) VPN
10 17 (23.61%) Disaster Recovery
11 16 (22.22%) Citrix
12 14 (19.44%) TCP/IP
12 14 (19.44%) Active Directory
12 14 (19.44%) Management Information System
13 13 (18.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 13 (18.06%) DNS
13 13 (18.06%) Unix
13 13 (18.06%) Oracle
13 13 (18.06%) SIEM
13 13 (18.06%) Amazon AWS
13 13 (18.06%) Capacity Planning
14 12 (16.67%) Change Control
14 12 (16.67%) SQL Server
14 12 (16.67%) SQL
14 12 (16.67%) DHCP
14 12 (16.67%) HTTP

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 8 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (9.72%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.72%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.39%) Apache
4 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.39%) IIS
4 1 (1.39%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.39%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (9.72%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.17%) MS Office
3 1 (1.39%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.06%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.17%) Office 365
4 1 (1.39%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.39%) IaaS
4 1 (1.39%) PaaS
4 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (83.33%) Firewall
2 40 (55.56%) Network Security
3 20 (27.78%) LAN
4 18 (25.00%) WAN
5 17 (23.61%) VPN
6 14 (19.44%) TCP/IP
7 13 (18.06%) DNS
8 12 (16.67%) BGP
8 12 (16.67%) DHCP
8 12 (16.67%) HTTP
8 12 (16.67%) OSPF
9 10 (13.89%) Intrusion Detection
9 10 (13.89%) SAN
10 8 (11.11%) SSL
11 5 (6.94%) Spanning Tree
12 4 (5.56%) IPsec
13 3 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (4.17%) Wireless
14 2 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
14 2 (2.78%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.78%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.39%) Big Data
3 1 (1.39%) MySQL
3 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 11 (15.28%) Finance
2 1 (1.39%) Back Office
2 1 (1.39%) Banking
2 1 (1.39%) French Language
2 1 (1.39%) German Language
2 1 (1.39%) Italian Language
2 1 (1.39%) Legal
2 1 (1.39%) Spanish Language
2 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.11%) ELK Stack
2 7 (9.72%) Middleware
2 7 (9.72%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (2.78%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.39%) Web Services
4 1 (1.39%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.44%) Management Information System
2 11 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 7 (9.72%) Data Centre
4 7 (9.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 7 (9.72%) Fintech
4 7 (9.72%) PKI
5 5 (6.94%) EqualLogic
6 4 (5.56%) Spread Betting
7 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.39%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 54 (75.00%) Windows
2 34 (47.22%) Linux
3 24 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 13 (18.06%) Unix
5 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.39%) CentOS
7 1 (1.39%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.39%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.39%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 17 (23.61%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (18.06%) Capacity Planning
3 13 (18.06%) SIEM
4 12 (16.67%) Change Control
5 7 (9.72%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (9.72%) Identity Access Management
5 7 (9.72%) Validation
6 6 (8.33%) ITIL
7 5 (6.94%) Network Design
8 4 (5.56%) Information Security
9 3 (4.17%) Coaching
9 3 (4.17%) Data Protection
9 3 (4.17%) Data Security
9 3 (4.17%) Presales
9 3 (4.17%) Security Management
9 3 (4.17%) Vulnerability Management
10 2 (2.78%) DevOps
10 2 (2.78%) ITIL V3
10 2 (2.78%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.67%) SQL
2 9 (12.50%) Python
3 8 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 8 (11.11%) Perl
3 8 (11.11%) PHP
4 3 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (15.28%) Degree
2 10 (13.89%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (12.50%) CCNA
4 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (6.94%) CISSP
5 5 (6.94%) MCSE
6 3 (4.17%) GSEC
7 2 (2.78%) CCNP
7 2 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.78%) MCSA
8 1 (1.39%) CCA
8 1 (1.39%) CCDP
8 1 (1.39%) CEH
8 1 (1.39%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.39%) CWNA
8 1 (1.39%) MCITP
8 1 (1.39%) MCP
8 1 (1.39%) MCTS
8 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.78%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (19.44%) Active Directory
3 8 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.33%) vSphere
4 6 (8.33%) XenApp
4 6 (8.33%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (2.78%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.39%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.39%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (15.28%) WSUS
2 6 (8.33%) Kibana
2 6 (8.33%) logstash
2 6 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (8.33%) SCCM
3 2 (2.78%) Nagios
3 2 (2.78%) SCOM
4 1 (1.39%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.39%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (1.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (43.06%) Cisco
1 31 (43.06%) VMware
2 17 (23.61%) Microsoft
3 16 (22.22%) Citrix
4 13 (18.06%) Oracle
5 12 (16.67%) Juniper
6 11 (15.28%) CheckPoint
7 9 (12.50%) HP
8 8 (11.11%) Intel Security
9 7 (9.72%) WorldPay
10 6 (8.33%) Dell
11 5 (6.94%) 3PAR
11 5 (6.94%) Avaya
12 4 (5.56%) Palo Alto
13 2 (2.78%) ArcSight
13 2 (2.78%) F5
13 2 (2.78%) IronPort
13 2 (2.78%) Mitel
13 2 (2.78%) Riverbed
13 2 (2.78%) SolarWinds
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus (market leading)
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 5k Car Allowance, Life Insurance,
Posted: 6 days ago