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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Security Engineer
Rank 886 960 979
Rank change year-on-year
+74 +19
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Security Engineer 25 21 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.019% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.020% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 22 19 22
Median salary £55,000 £65,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +52.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +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
94446 105603 113036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.30% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79450 87181 92036
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 30 July 2016 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 30 July 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 +40 23 £55,000 -15.38% 3
London +34 10 £65,000 - 2
South East +22 10 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Kent - 6 £55,000 -
Middlesex - 3 £55,000 -
Dartford - 3 - -
Yorkshire +36 1 £35,500 -
Leeds +21 1 £35,500 -
East of England +21 1 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire +18 1 £35,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £42,500 -
Cardiff - 1 £35,000 - 1
South Wales - 1 £35,000 - 1
Solihull - 1 £42,500 -
Wales - 1 £35,000 - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £45,000 -

Infrastructure Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 64 (82.05%) Firewall
2 56 (71.79%) Windows
3 45 (57.69%) Network Security
4 35 (44.87%) Linux
5 34 (43.59%) Cisco
6 28 (35.90%) VMware
7 23 (29.49%) Windows Server
8 20 (25.64%) LAN
9 19 (24.36%) VMware Infrastructure
10 18 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
10 18 (23.08%) WAN
11 17 (21.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 17 (21.79%) Disaster Recovery
11 17 (21.79%) Finance
11 17 (21.79%) Unix
11 17 (21.79%) Cybersecurity
12 16 (20.51%) Microsoft
12 16 (20.51%) Intrusion Detection
13 15 (19.23%) Management Information System
13 15 (19.23%) VPN
14 14 (17.95%) Citrix
14 14 (17.95%) TCP/IP
15 13 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
15 13 (16.67%) SIEM
15 13 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (16.67%) Juniper
15 13 (16.67%) DNS
15 13 (16.67%) DHCP
16 12 (15.38%) HTTP
16 12 (15.38%) Oracle

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 (10.26%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (8.97%) MS Exchange
3 6 (7.69%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.28%) Apache
5 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.28%) IIS
5 1 (1.28%) MS Project Server
5 1 (1.28%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.28%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (6.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.85%) MS Office
3 1 (1.28%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 18 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.41%) IaaS
2 5 (6.41%) PaaS
2 5 (6.41%) SaaS
3 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.56%) Office 365
5 1 (1.28%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 64 (82.05%) Firewall
2 45 (57.69%) Network Security
3 20 (25.64%) LAN
4 18 (23.08%) WAN
5 16 (20.51%) Intrusion Detection
6 15 (19.23%) VPN
7 14 (17.95%) TCP/IP
8 13 (16.67%) DHCP
8 13 (16.67%) DNS
9 12 (15.38%) BGP
9 12 (15.38%) HTTP
9 12 (15.38%) OSPF
10 10 (12.82%) SAN
11 7 (8.97%) SSL
12 5 (6.41%) Spanning Tree
13 4 (5.13%) Wireless
14 3 (3.85%) 802.11
14 3 (3.85%) Internet
14 3 (3.85%) IP Telephony
14 3 (3.85%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.56%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.28%) Big Data
3 1 (1.28%) MySQL
3 1 (1.28%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 17 (21.79%) Finance
2 4 (5.13%) Games
2 4 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.85%) Online Betting
4 1 (1.28%) Back Office
4 1 (1.28%) Banking
4 1 (1.28%) French Language
4 1 (1.28%) German Language
4 1 (1.28%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.28%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.26%) ELK Stack
2 6 (7.69%) Middleware
2 6 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (6.41%) Web Services
4 3 (3.85%) 802.1X
5 1 (1.28%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.23%) Management Information System
2 13 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 7 (8.97%) Data Centre
5 6 (7.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 6 (7.69%) Fintech
5 6 (7.69%) PKI
6 5 (6.41%) EqualLogic
7 4 (5.13%) Public Cloud
7 4 (5.13%) Spread Betting
8 3 (3.85%) Online Games
9 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 56 (71.79%) Windows
2 35 (44.87%) Linux
3 23 (29.49%) Windows Server
4 17 (21.79%) Unix
5 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.28%) CentOS
7 1 (1.28%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.28%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.28%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.79%) Cybersecurity
1 17 (21.79%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 13 (16.67%) SIEM
3 12 (15.38%) Change Control
4 9 (11.54%) ITIL
4 9 (11.54%) Vulnerability Management
5 8 (10.26%) Information Security
6 7 (8.97%) Security Management
7 6 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
7 6 (7.69%) Validation
8 5 (6.41%) ITIL V3
8 5 (6.41%) Network Design
8 5 (6.41%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (5.13%) Incident Management
9 4 (5.13%) Presales
9 4 (5.13%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 4 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.10%) SQL
2 9 (11.54%) Python
3 8 (10.26%) JavaScript
3 8 (10.26%) Perl
3 8 (10.26%) PHP
4 2 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (15.38%) Degree
2 10 (12.82%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (11.54%) CCNA
3 9 (11.54%) CISSP
4 5 (6.41%) CEH
4 5 (6.41%) MCSE
4 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (6.41%) SANS
5 4 (5.13%) CCNP
6 2 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.56%) MCSA
7 1 (1.28%) CISA
7 1 (1.28%) CISM
7 1 (1.28%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (1.28%) CWNA
7 1 (1.28%) GIAC
7 1 (1.28%) GSEC
7 1 (1.28%) MCP
7 1 (1.28%) Security+ Certification
7 1 (1.28%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (21.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.13%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (24.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 6 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 6 (7.69%) vSphere
3 6 (7.69%) XenApp
3 6 (7.69%) XenDesktop
4 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (3.85%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.28%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (14.10%) WSUS
2 6 (7.69%) Kibana
2 6 (7.69%) logstash
2 6 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (7.69%) SCCM
3 2 (2.56%) Nagios
4 1 (1.28%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.28%) Puppet
4 1 (1.28%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (43.59%) Cisco
2 28 (35.90%) VMware
3 16 (20.51%) Microsoft
4 14 (17.95%) Citrix
5 13 (16.67%) Juniper
6 12 (15.38%) Oracle
7 11 (14.10%) CheckPoint
8 10 (12.82%) HP
9 8 (10.26%) Intel Security
10 6 (7.69%) Dell
10 6 (7.69%) Palo Alto
10 6 (7.69%) WorldPay
11 5 (6.41%) 3PAR
11 5 (6.41%) Avaya
12 3 (3.85%) ArcSight
12 3 (3.85%) Mitel
12 3 (3.85%) Qualys
12 3 (3.85%) Riverbed
12 3 (3.85%) SolarWinds
13 1 (1.28%) F5
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