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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Engineer
Rank 87 91 73
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 2 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.18% 0.19% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.21% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Average salary £42,500 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% +2.77%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.75%
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
1043 970 906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 95.25% 93.90% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 822 851 825
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
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 April 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
Chippenham - 1 £40,000 -
Salisbury - 1 £45,000 -
Security Engineer
South West

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) Firewall
2 12 (80.00%) Cisco
3 8 (53.33%) Juniper
3 8 (53.33%) Windows
3 8 (53.33%) Linux
3 8 (53.33%) Coaching
4 6 (40.00%) ITIL
4 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (40.00%) Information Security
5 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (33.33%) Blue Coat
5 5 (33.33%) IPsec
5 5 (33.33%) Sourcefire
5 5 (33.33%) Crossbeam
5 5 (33.33%) CCNP
5 5 (33.33%) CCNA
5 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (33.33%) SLA
5 5 (33.33%) UNIX
5 5 (33.33%) Solaris
5 5 (33.33%) Windows 2000
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (33.33%) F5
6 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
6 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
6 4 (26.67%) Network Security
6 4 (26.67%) ISMS
6 4 (26.67%) Risk Assessment

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (33.33%) IPsec
4 4 (26.67%) Network Security
5 3 (20.00%) VoIP
5 3 (20.00%) WAN
5 3 (20.00%) VPN
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (6.67%) SMTP
7 1 (6.67%) DHCP
7 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
7 1 (6.67%) FTP
7 1 (6.67%) HTTP
7 1 (6.67%) DNS
7 1 (6.67%) IPv4
7 1 (6.67%) IPv6
7 1 (6.67%) DMZ
7 1 (6.67%) MPLS
7 1 (6.67%) OSPF
7 1 (6.67%) BGP
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
1 4 (26.67%) CESG
2 2 (13.33%) Statistics
2 2 (13.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Solaris
2 5 (33.33%) UNIX
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (33.33%) Windows 2000
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (13.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Coaching
2 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 6 (40.00%) Information Security
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (26.67%) Process Management
4 4 (26.67%) Change Management
4 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
4 4 (26.67%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (26.67%) ISMS
5 2 (13.33%) SIEM
5 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (13.33%) Cyber Security
5 2 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (13.33%) Security Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (33.33%) CCNP
2 5 (33.33%) CCNA
3 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) MCSE
4 2 (13.33%) MCSA
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) JNCIS
5 1 (6.67%) CISSP
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) SLA
2 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Nessus
1 2 (13.33%) Nmap
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) Juniper
3 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 5 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 5 (33.33%) Sourcefire
3 5 (33.33%) Crossbeam
3 5 (33.33%) F5
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft