The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Designer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Designer
Rank 879 863 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Designer 23 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.012% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.013% -
Number of salaries quoted 23 10 0
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £57,500 -
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -

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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Security Designer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Designer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Security Designer
Salary Trend

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

Security Designer Salary Trend in the UK

Security Designer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Designer over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 within the UK.

Security Designer Salary Histogram in the UK

Security Designer
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -10 22 £52,500 +5.00% 1
South East 0 17 £50,000 -
Berkshire +9 9 £52,500 -
Reading +4 9 £52,500 -
Hampshire - 8 £50,000 -
Farnborough - 8 £50,000 -
London -34 4 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 £52,500 -
High Wycombe - 4 £52,500 -
Hounslow - 4 £52,500 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £54,000 -
Yorkshire - 3 £54,000 -
South West - 2 £40,000 -
Wiltshire - 2 £40,000 -
Swindon - 2 £40,000 -

Security Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Security Designer 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 Security Designer in their job title.

1 18 (56.25%) Network Security
1 18 (56.25%) SC Cleared
1 18 (56.25%) Security Cleared
1 18 (56.25%) Windows
2 17 (53.13%) McAfee
3 16 (50.00%) Cisco
4 14 (43.75%) Linux
5 13 (40.63%) Firewall
6 12 (37.50%) WAN
6 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (34.38%) DV Cleared
7 11 (34.38%) Forefront TMG
7 11 (34.38%) Kalman Filter
7 11 (34.38%) HTTP
7 11 (34.38%) HTTPS
7 11 (34.38%) Juniper
7 11 (34.38%) CheckPoint
8 9 (28.13%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (25.00%) Internet
9 8 (25.00%) Validation
9 8 (25.00%) UNIX
9 8 (25.00%) CCNP
9 8 (25.00%) VPN
9 8 (25.00%) Solaris
9 8 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (25.00%) Blue Coat
10 7 (21.88%) F5
11 6 (18.75%) LAN
11 6 (18.75%) JNCIS
12 5 (15.63%) Network Design

Security Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Security Designer 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 Security Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.38%) Apache
2 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.13%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (56.25%) Network Security
2 13 (40.63%) Firewall
3 12 (37.50%) WAN
4 11 (34.38%) HTTP
4 11 (34.38%) HTTPS
5 8 (25.00%) VPN
5 8 (25.00%) Internet
5 8 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (18.75%) LAN
7 4 (12.50%) OSPF
7 4 (12.50%) BGP
7 4 (12.50%) DNS
7 4 (12.50%) Junos
7 4 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (9.38%) LDAP
9 2 (6.25%) VoIP
9 2 (6.25%) SAN
9 2 (6.25%) NAS
10 1 (3.13%) Frame Relay
10 1 (3.13%) IPsec
General
1 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Social Media
2 1 (3.13%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 18 (56.25%) Windows
2 14 (43.75%) Linux
3 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (25.00%) Solaris
4 8 (25.00%) UNIX
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Kalman Filter
2 8 (25.00%) Validation
3 5 (15.63%) Network Design
4 4 (12.50%) ITIL
4 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 4 (12.50%) PRINCE
5 2 (6.25%) Information Security
5 2 (6.25%) Multithreading
5 2 (6.25%) Network Management
6 1 (3.13%) Change Control
6 1 (3.13%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.13%) Release Management
6 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) C++
1 3 (9.38%) Perl
1 3 (9.38%) PHP
1 3 (9.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (56.25%) SC Cleared
1 18 (56.25%) Security Cleared
2 11 (34.38%) DV Cleared
3 9 (28.13%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (25.00%) CCNP
5 6 (18.75%) JNCIS
6 4 (12.50%) CCSE
6 4 (12.50%) CCNA
6 4 (12.50%) CCDA
7 3 (9.38%) CCIP
8 2 (6.25%) CCIE
8 2 (6.25%) CCDP
9 1 (3.13%) CISSP
9 1 (3.13%) CCSP
9 1 (3.13%) JNCIA
9 1 (3.13%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (34.38%) Forefront TMG
2 4 (12.50%) ProxySG
3 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) McAfee
2 16 (50.00%) Cisco
3 11 (34.38%) Juniper
3 11 (34.38%) CheckPoint
4 8 (25.00%) Blue Coat
5 7 (21.88%) F5
6 3 (9.38%) Aruba
6 3 (9.38%) Sourcefire
6 3 (9.38%) Symantec
6 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
6 3 (9.38%) Websense
6 3 (9.38%) VMware
7 1 (3.13%) Mitel
7 1 (3.13%) HP
7 1 (3.13%) Riverbed
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