The median annual salary for a Security Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Basingstoke during the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 64 54
Rank change year-on-year +7 -10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 2 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 0.43% 0.75% 1.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.77% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 6
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.63% +30.95%  
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year -8.00% +7.52%  

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 450 522 448
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 96.98% 98.12% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 403 435 373
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke that featured Security Engineer in the job title.

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 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) SIEM
3 2 (50.00%) FortiGate
3 2 (50.00%) Ruckus Wireless
3 2 (50.00%) LogRhythm
3 2 (50.00%) Proofpoint
3 2 (50.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Juniper
3 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (25.00%) ICMP
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) GIAC
4 1 (25.00%) CCNP
4 1 (25.00%) CISSP
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Security
4 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (25.00%) Information Security
4 1 (25.00%) GCIH
4 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture

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 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) ICMP
3 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Security
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Security Patching
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) GCIH
1 1 (25.00%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) LogRhythm
2 2 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (50.00%) Proofpoint
2 2 (50.00%) Ruckus Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) VMware