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

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Security Engineer
Rank - 962 983
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Security Engineer 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.001% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.001% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
UK excluding London median salary - £55,000 -

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
90765 105251 110157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.20% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76040 87694 88974
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 Skill Set
Top 27 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) CCIE
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) ISDN
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Extranet
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) DSL
2 2 (66.67%) SSCP
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (66.67%) DSL
1 2 (66.67%) Extranet
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) ISDN
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) MPLS
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCIE
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) SSCP
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco