The median annual salary for a Security Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bracknell during the 3 months to 24 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
Berkshire / Bracknell
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 54 49
Rank change year-on-year +24 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 5 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 2.38% 2.27% 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.59% 2.39% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 8
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% +18.91%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £38,000 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,200 £54,600
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 Bracknell. 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
Bracknell
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 193 419 408
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 91.90% 95.23% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 162 337 320
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Engineer in Bracknell

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Salary trend for Security Engineer in Bracknell

Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Engineer in Bracknell over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Engineer in Bracknell

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 24 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 Bracknell region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) Business Continuity
3 5 (55.56%) Network Design
3 5 (55.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 5 (55.56%) PKI
3 5 (55.56%) Problem Management
3 5 (55.56%) VB
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (55.56%) High Availability
3 5 (55.56%) Office 365
3 5 (55.56%) Fault Analysis
3 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
3 5 (55.56%) OWASP
3 5 (55.56%) vSphere
3 5 (55.56%) vMotion
3 5 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (55.56%) vCenter Server
4 3 (33.33%) Palo Alto
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
6 1 (11.11%) CEH
6 1 (11.11%) IPsec
6 1 (11.11%) GIAC
6 1 (11.11%) Network Security
6 1 (11.11%) NetScreen
6 1 (11.11%) SSCP

Security Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (11.11%) IPsec
2 1 (11.11%) NetScreen
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security
2 1 (11.11%) SSL
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 5 (55.56%) PKI
2 1 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Business Continuity
1 5 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (55.56%) Fault Analysis
1 5 (55.56%) High Availability
1 5 (55.56%) Network Design
1 5 (55.56%) OWASP
1 5 (55.56%) Problem Management
1 5 (55.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
1 5 (55.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCDP
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) CEH
2 1 (11.11%) CISSP
2 1 (11.11%) GIAC
2 1 (11.11%) SSCP
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) vCenter Server
1 5 (55.56%) vMotion
2 1 (11.11%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) Palo Alto
4 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
5 1 (11.11%) Juniper
5 1 (11.11%) ScanSafe
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
HiFX Europe Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + up to 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago