Period
to 28 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Security Engineer was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

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

Senior Security Engineer
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 169 152 162
Rank change year-on-year -17 +10 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Engineer 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.036% 0.12% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.12% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Cambridge median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +16.67%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. 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
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2685 2469 2833
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 97.49% 97.20% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2043 2019 2387
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £60,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%

Senior Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Security Engineer in Cambridge

Senior Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Senior Security Engineer in Cambridge

Senior Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 4 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 July 2017, Senior 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 Cambridge region featuring Senior Security Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Senior Security Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC