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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Security Engineer
Rank 882 894 871
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -23
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Security Engineer 11 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.011% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.012% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 2
Average salary £65,000 £67,000 £58,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.98% +15.51%
UK excluding London average salary - £67,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +63.41%

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
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015 within the UK.

Infrastructure Security Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Infrastructure Security Engineer
Top 5 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 28 August 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 +3 11 £65,000 -0.38% 1
London +15 9 £65,000 -0.38% 1
South East +11 2 - -
Surrey +2 2 - -
Woking - 2 - -

Infrastructure Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (95.24%) Network Security
2 16 (76.19%) Cisco
3 14 (66.67%) Firewall
3 14 (66.67%) Data Centre
4 13 (61.90%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (61.90%) Windows
5 12 (57.14%) CCNA
5 12 (57.14%) F5
6 11 (52.38%) Linux
6 11 (52.38%) Telecoms
7 9 (42.86%) UNIX
8 8 (38.10%) Finance
9 7 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
9 7 (33.33%) Retail
9 7 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (33.33%) Online Betting
9 7 (33.33%) CISSP
9 7 (33.33%) Internet
9 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce
9 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
9 7 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
9 7 (33.33%) OpenStack
9 7 (33.33%) SaaS
9 7 (33.33%) PaaS
9 7 (33.33%) IaaS
10 6 (28.57%) VPN
10 6 (28.57%) Change Management
11 5 (23.81%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (23.81%) HP

Infrastructure Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (33.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (33.33%) SaaS
1 7 (33.33%) PaaS
1 7 (33.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (95.24%) Network Security
2 14 (66.67%) Firewall
3 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 7 (33.33%) Internet
4 6 (28.57%) VPN
5 5 (23.81%) WAN
5 5 (23.81%) SSL
5 5 (23.81%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (19.05%) IPsec
6 4 (19.05%) VLAN
6 4 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (19.05%) MPLS
6 4 (19.05%) DHCP
6 4 (19.05%) DNS
7 3 (14.29%) Wireless
8 2 (9.52%) Ethernet
8 2 (9.52%) LAN
9 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) WebLOAD
General
1 11 (52.38%) Telecoms
2 8 (38.10%) Finance
3 7 (33.33%) Retail
3 7 (33.33%) Online Betting
Miscellaneous
1 14 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) Replication
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 11 (52.38%) Linux
3 9 (42.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 7 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 7 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
1 7 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 6 (28.57%) Change Management
3 5 (23.81%) Problem Management
4 4 (19.05%) Open Source
4 4 (19.05%) Cyber Security
4 4 (19.05%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.76%) Information Security
5 1 (4.76%) Network Design
5 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (61.90%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (57.14%) CCNA
3 7 (33.33%) CISSP
4 3 (14.29%) CCNP
5 2 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (4.76%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Cisco
2 12 (57.14%) F5
3 5 (23.81%) Brocade
3 5 (23.81%) HP
4 2 (9.52%) Juniper
4 2 (9.52%) VMware
5 1 (4.76%) Fortinet
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