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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Designer
Rank 884 858 -
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Designer 20 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.012% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.013% -
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 0
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 -
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
110590 102435 111475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.25% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89418 84946 95316
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014 within the UK.

Security Designer Salary Histogram in the UK

Security Designer
Top 10 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 22 August 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
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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 -10 18 £50,000 - 1
South East -9 15 £50,000 - 1
Farnborough - 7 £50,000 - 1
Hampshire - 7 £50,000 - 1
Kent - 5 £37,500 -
Maidstone - 4 £37,500 -
Reading +3 3 £47,500 -
Berkshire -7 3 £47,500 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £54,000 -
Yorkshire - 3 £54,000 -

Security Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 17 (68.00%) Windows
2 15 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 13 (52.00%) SC Cleared
3 13 (52.00%) McAfee
4 12 (48.00%) Network Security
4 12 (48.00%) Kalman Filter
5 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (44.00%) Linux
5 11 (44.00%) Cisco
6 10 (40.00%) HTTPS
6 10 (40.00%) Juniper
6 10 (40.00%) HTTP
6 10 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (40.00%) DV Cleared
6 10 (40.00%) Forefront TMG
7 9 (36.00%) Blue Coat
7 9 (36.00%) Firewall
8 7 (28.00%) Validation
8 7 (28.00%) Solaris
8 7 (28.00%) Internet
8 7 (28.00%) UNIX
9 6 (24.00%) VPN
9 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
9 6 (24.00%) ProxySG
10 5 (20.00%) WAN
11 4 (16.00%) ITIL
11 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
11 4 (16.00%) PRINCE
11 4 (16.00%) DNS
11 4 (16.00%) OSPF

Security Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (12.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) Network Security
2 10 (40.00%) HTTPS
2 10 (40.00%) HTTP
2 10 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (36.00%) Firewall
4 7 (28.00%) Internet
5 6 (24.00%) VPN
6 5 (20.00%) WAN
7 4 (16.00%) DNS
7 4 (16.00%) OSPF
7 4 (16.00%) BGP
7 4 (16.00%) Junos
7 4 (16.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (12.00%) LDAP
9 2 (8.00%) SAN
9 2 (8.00%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (8.00%) NAS
10 1 (4.00%) LAN
10 1 (4.00%) DHCP
10 1 (4.00%) SNMP
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Social Media
2 1 (4.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (44.00%) Linux
3 7 (28.00%) Solaris
3 7 (28.00%) UNIX
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Kalman Filter
2 7 (28.00%) Validation
3 4 (16.00%) ITIL
3 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (16.00%) PRINCE
4 2 (8.00%) Information Security
4 2 (8.00%) Multithreading
5 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.00%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (4.00%) Network Design
5 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (12.00%) C++
1 3 (12.00%) Perl
1 3 (12.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (52.00%) SC Cleared
3 10 (40.00%) DV Cleared
4 4 (16.00%) CCSE
4 4 (16.00%) JNCIS
5 2 (8.00%) CCNP
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (4.00%) JNCIP
6 1 (4.00%) CCNA
6 1 (4.00%) CCSP
6 1 (4.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) Forefront TMG
2 6 (24.00%) ProxySG
3 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (8.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) McAfee
2 11 (44.00%) Cisco
3 10 (40.00%) Juniper
4 9 (36.00%) Blue Coat
5 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
6 4 (16.00%) F5
7 3 (12.00%) VMware
7 3 (12.00%) Websense
7 3 (12.00%) Symantec
8 1 (4.00%) Riverbed
8 1 (4.00%) Mitel
8 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
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