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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Designer
Rank - 883 869
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Designer 0 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.009% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.009% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 0
Average salary - £70,000 -
UK excluding London average salary - - -

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
101499 99519 101734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.83% 94.46% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 83699 79930 86037
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 16 (94.12%) Cisco
1 16 (94.12%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (88.24%) CheckPoint
3 14 (82.35%) Network Security
4 12 (70.59%) CCIE
5 11 (64.71%) WAN
6 10 (58.82%) SC Cleared
6 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
7 9 (52.94%) Juniper
7 9 (52.94%) Firewall
7 9 (52.94%) VPN
7 9 (52.94%) CCNP
8 8 (47.06%) CCDA
8 8 (47.06%) LAN
8 8 (47.06%) McAfee
8 8 (47.06%) Sourcefire
9 7 (41.18%) Network Design
9 7 (41.18%) Telecoms
9 7 (41.18%) CCDP
10 6 (35.29%) Release Management
10 6 (35.29%) Blue Coat
10 6 (35.29%) Change Control
11 4 (23.53%) CCNA
12 3 (17.65%) Network Management
13 2 (11.76%) JNCIS
13 2 (11.76%) Finance
13 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
13 2 (11.76%) VoIP
13 2 (11.76%) Linux
14 1 (5.88%) MCSE

Security Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 14 (82.35%) Network Security
2 11 (64.71%) WAN
3 9 (52.94%) Firewall
3 9 (52.94%) VPN
4 8 (47.06%) LAN
5 2 (11.76%) VoIP
6 1 (5.88%) WLAN
6 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
6 1 (5.88%) Frame Relay
6 1 (5.88%) IPsec
6 1 (5.88%) BIG-IP
6 1 (5.88%) IPv6
6 1 (5.88%) MPLS
6 1 (5.88%) ATM
General
1 7 (41.18%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Network Design
2 6 (35.29%) Release Management
2 6 (35.29%) Change Control
3 3 (17.65%) Network Management
4 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 16 (94.12%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (70.59%) CCIE
3 10 (58.82%) SC Cleared
3 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
4 9 (52.94%) CCNP
5 8 (47.06%) CCDA
6 7 (41.18%) CCDP
7 4 (23.53%) CCNA
8 2 (11.76%) JNCIS
9 1 (5.88%) Degree
9 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (5.88%) JNCIA
9 1 (5.88%) CCIP
9 1 (5.88%) HND
9 1 (5.88%) MCSE
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Cisco
2 15 (88.24%) CheckPoint
3 9 (52.94%) Juniper
4 8 (47.06%) Sourcefire
4 8 (47.06%) McAfee
5 6 (35.29%) Blue Coat
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.88%) HP
7 1 (5.88%) Aruba
7 1 (5.88%) F5