The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Engineer
Rank 86 94 77
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 15 1 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.33% 0.097% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 0.10% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 18
Average salary £40,000 £25,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -48.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,350 £25,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £25,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Security Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1079 989 1068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 96.00% 95.65% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 921 845 976
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,350 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Security Engineer Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

Security Engineer
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Engineer within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Swindon - 11 £38,500 -
Chippenham - 4 £40,000 -
Security Engineer
South West

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 18 (81.82%) Firewall
2 15 (68.18%) Cisco
3 11 (50.00%) Windows
4 9 (40.91%) ITIL
4 9 (40.91%) CheckPoint
4 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (36.36%) Linux
5 8 (36.36%) Juniper
5 8 (36.36%) Change Management
5 8 (36.36%) Blue Coat
5 8 (36.36%) Network Security
5 8 (36.36%) Coaching
6 6 (27.27%) Information Security
6 6 (27.27%) Sourcefire
7 5 (22.73%) UNIX
7 5 (22.73%) Solaris
7 5 (22.73%) Windows 2000
7 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
7 5 (22.73%) SLA
7 5 (22.73%) CCNP
7 5 (22.73%) CCNA
7 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
7 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
7 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (22.73%) Crossbeam
7 5 (22.73%) F5
8 4 (18.18%) Process Management
8 4 (18.18%) IPsec

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 18 (81.82%) Firewall
2 8 (36.36%) Network Security
3 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
4 4 (18.18%) IPsec
5 3 (13.64%) VPN
5 3 (13.64%) TACACS
5 3 (13.64%) VoIP
5 3 (13.64%) WAN
5 3 (13.64%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Metasploit
General
1 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
2 4 (18.18%) CESG
3 2 (9.09%) Statistics
3 2 (9.09%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (36.36%) Linux
4 5 (22.73%) Windows 2000
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (22.73%) UNIX
4 5 (22.73%) Solaris
5 2 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) ITIL
2 8 (36.36%) Change Management
2 8 (36.36%) Coaching
3 6 (27.27%) Information Security
4 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (18.18%) Process Management
5 4 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (18.18%) ISMS
5 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Security Testing
6 2 (9.09%) SIEM
6 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (9.09%) Cyber Security
6 2 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.55%) Information Management
7 1 (4.55%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) CCNP
1 5 (22.73%) CCNA
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) MCSE
3 2 (9.09%) MCSA
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.55%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) SLA
2 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) ProxySG
2 2 (9.09%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Nessus
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Cisco
2 9 (40.91%) CheckPoint
3 8 (36.36%) Blue Coat
3 8 (36.36%) Juniper
4 6 (27.27%) Sourcefire
5 5 (22.73%) Crossbeam
5 5 (22.73%) F5
6 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.55%) McAfee
7 1 (4.55%) Tripwire