The median annual salary for a IT Security Engineer was £38,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Security Engineer
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 124 - 127
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Engineer 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.059% - 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% - 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £38,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.63% +18.75%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1615 2118 2020
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 95.51% 97.42% 98.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1223 1656 1659
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

IT Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Security Engineer in Cambridgeshire

IT Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for IT Security Engineer in Cambridgeshire

IT Security Engineer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 1 £38,000 -
IT Security Engineer
East of England

IT Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring IT Security Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Security+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (100.00%) AlienVault
1 1 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (100.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication

IT Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (100.00%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) AlienVault
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) VMware