The median annual salary for a Security Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Basingstoke during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Engineer
Hampshire / Basingstoke
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 59 56
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 0 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke - 2.62% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.69% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 4
Median salary - £42,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -34.61%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Basingstoke
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 569 520 446
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 96.60% 97.20% 95.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1959 1882 1967
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings that featured Security Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for Security Engineer in Basingstoke

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Salary trend for Security Engineer in Basingstoke

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Security Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Basingstoke region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) GIAC
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) GCIH
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Security
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) Security Patching
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) ICMP

Security Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) ICMP
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Security
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Security Patching
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) GCIH
1 1 (50.00%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) F5