The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Principal Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Security Engineer
Rank 926 980 977
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Security Engineer 1 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.004% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% 0.004% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Median salary £65,000 £63,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.36% -
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £62,000 -
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -

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
94503 106017 112388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.30% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 79488 87462 91612
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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% -

Principal Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Principal Security Engineer in the job title.

Principal Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Principal Security Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Principal Security Engineer within the UK.

Principal Security Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Principal Security Engineer
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Principal Security Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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 +24 1 £65,000 +2.36% 1
Camberley - 1 £65,000 -
Surrey - 1 £65,000 -
South East - 1 £65,000 -

Principal Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, Principal 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 Principal Security Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) CCIE
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) ISDN
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) CCNP
2 3 (50.00%) CISSP
2 3 (50.00%) Extranet
2 3 (50.00%) MPLS
2 3 (50.00%) DSL
2 3 (50.00%) SSCP
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (50.00%) Network Management
2 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Threat Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) High Availability
3 2 (33.33%) Digital Media
3 2 (33.33%) OAuth
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (33.33%) OpenID

Principal 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (50.00%) DSL
1 3 (50.00%) Extranet
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) ISDN
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) MPLS
1 3 (50.00%) VPN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) JSON
1 2 (33.33%) OAuth
1 2 (33.33%) OpenID
1 2 (33.33%) REST
1 2 (33.33%) SAML
1 2 (33.33%) SOAP
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
1 2 (33.33%) XHTML
1 2 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (50.00%) Network Management
2 2 (33.33%) High Availability
2 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Threat Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CCIE
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) CCNP
2 3 (50.00%) CISSP
2 3 (50.00%) SSCP
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft