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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Security Engineer
Rank 859 865 859
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Security Engineer 20 7 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.007% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.007% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 19
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,900 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,475 £50,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,250 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.70%

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
99917 98112 105285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.81% 94.57% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 83183 79195 90333
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 27 January 2015 within the UK.

Infrastructure Security Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Infrastructure Security Engineer
Top 12 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 27 January 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
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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 +14 19 £42,500 -15.00% 2
South East - 8 - -
Reading - 8 - -
Berkshire - 8 - -
Cheshire +4 5 £42,500 -15.00% 1
North West -8 5 £42,500 -15.00% 1
East Midlands +24 3 £39,000 +47.16% 1
London +23 3 £52,000 +4.00%
Leicester - 3 £39,000 - 1
Leicestershire - 3 £39,000 - 1
Nantwich - 2 £45,000 -
Sidcup - 1 £56,750 -

Infrastructure Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 41 (93.18%) Windows
2 27 (61.36%) Linux
3 26 (59.09%) Firewall
4 24 (54.55%) Active Directory
5 23 (52.27%) DNS
5 23 (52.27%) VMware
6 21 (47.73%) Microsoft
7 20 (45.45%) TCP/IP
8 18 (40.91%) MS Excel
8 18 (40.91%) UNIX
8 18 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
9 17 (38.64%) VPN
9 17 (38.64%) Citrix
10 15 (34.09%) CCNA
10 15 (34.09%) Finance
10 15 (34.09%) Cisco Certification
10 15 (34.09%) Cisco
10 15 (34.09%) Network Security
11 13 (29.55%) Cyber Security
11 13 (29.55%) DHCP
12 12 (27.27%) WAN
12 12 (27.27%) SLA
12 12 (27.27%) Project Management
13 11 (25.00%) AIX
13 11 (25.00%) Solaris
13 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (25.00%) Open Source
13 11 (25.00%) COBIT
14 10 (22.73%) VLAN
14 10 (22.73%) MPLS

Infrastructure Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (15.91%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.64%) IIS
3 5 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.55%) Lync
5 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 18 (40.91%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 26 (59.09%) Firewall
2 23 (52.27%) DNS
3 20 (45.45%) TCP/IP
4 17 (38.64%) VPN
5 15 (34.09%) Network Security
6 13 (29.55%) DHCP
7 12 (27.27%) WAN
8 10 (22.73%) IPsec
8 10 (22.73%) MPLS
8 10 (22.73%) VLAN
9 6 (13.64%) Wireless
9 6 (13.64%) SAN
10 5 (11.36%) Ethernet
10 5 (11.36%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (9.09%) iSCSI
11 4 (9.09%) Internet
12 2 (4.55%) SSH
12 2 (4.55%) Wireless Security
12 2 (4.55%) FTP
12 2 (4.55%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) WebLOAD
General
1 15 (34.09%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Law
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Open Source
2 5 (11.36%) Replication
2 5 (11.36%) PKI
3 3 (6.82%) Clustering
4 2 (4.55%) EqualLogic
4 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.27%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 41 (93.18%) Windows
2 27 (61.36%) Linux
3 18 (40.91%) UNIX
4 11 (25.00%) AIX
4 11 (25.00%) Solaris
4 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (20.45%) Apple iOS
5 9 (20.45%) Mac OS X
6 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (11.36%) CentOS
8 5 (11.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (29.55%) Cyber Security
2 12 (27.27%) Project Management
3 10 (22.73%) Change Management
4 9 (20.45%) Network Design
5 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (11.36%) Project Planning
6 5 (11.36%) Time Management
6 5 (11.36%) High Availability
7 4 (9.09%) SIEM
7 4 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (9.09%) Information Security
7 4 (9.09%) ITIL
8 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.55%) Risk Management
8 2 (4.55%) Security Architecture
8 2 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (4.55%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.55%) Network Management
8 2 (4.55%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.36%) SQL
2 1 (2.27%) Python
2 1 (2.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (34.09%) CCNA
1 15 (34.09%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (15.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.82%) CISSP
4 2 (4.55%) MCSE
4 2 (4.55%) MCSA
4 2 (4.55%) CISM
4 2 (4.55%) MCITP
5 1 (2.27%) CEH
5 1 (2.27%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (27.27%) SLA
2 11 (25.00%) COBIT
3 4 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (6.82%) PCI DSS
5 1 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 18 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (13.64%) VMware ESX
3 6 (13.64%) vSphere
4 5 (11.36%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (6.82%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.55%) XenApp
6 2 (4.55%) DFS Replication
6 2 (4.55%) Snort
6 2 (4.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (4.55%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 23 (52.27%) VMware
2 21 (47.73%) Microsoft
3 17 (38.64%) Citrix
4 15 (34.09%) Cisco
5 7 (15.91%) Juniper
5 7 (15.91%) HP
6 5 (11.36%) Dell
7 4 (9.09%) Symantec
7 4 (9.09%) McAfee
7 4 (9.09%) Websense
7 4 (9.09%) Huawei
8 2 (4.55%) Mitel
8 2 (4.55%) Aerohive Networks
8 2 (4.55%) IronPort
8 2 (4.55%) SolarWinds
8 2 (4.55%) Clearswift
8 2 (4.55%) Radware
8 2 (4.55%) EMC
9 1 (2.27%) Splunk
9 1 (2.27%) Fortinet
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