The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Engineer
Rank 108 - 93
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 4 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.30% - 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% - 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £55,500 - £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,625
% change year-on-year
- +16.92%
Security Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Sussex region. 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
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1264 1188 1079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.27% 97.46% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1103 1042 956
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Engineer in the job title across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the West Sussex region.

Security Engineer Salary Trend in West Sussex

Security Engineer
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Engineer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
Gatwick - 3 - -
Chichester - 1 £55,500 -
Security Engineer
South East

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Security Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (57.14%) CISSP
1 4 (57.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (57.14%) CISM
1 4 (57.14%) Publishing
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
1 4 (57.14%) CISMP
1 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
2 3 (42.86%) Fortinet
2 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
2 3 (42.86%) Network Security
2 3 (42.86%) Blue Coat
2 3 (42.86%) CMS
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) Security Management
2 3 (42.86%) BT
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) VPN
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) CCNP
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Cyber Security
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
4 1 (14.29%) DRM

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Security Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
1 3 (42.86%) VPN
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) Network Security
General
1 4 (57.14%) Publishing
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
2 3 (42.86%) Security Management
3 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Cyber Security
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) DRM
4 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CISSP
1 4 (57.14%) CISM
1 4 (57.14%) CISMP
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
1 3 (42.86%) BT
1 3 (42.86%) Blue Coat
1 3 (42.86%) Fortinet