Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Security Engineer was £87,500 in advertised job vacancies in Canary Wharf during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Security Engineer
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 42 32
Rank change year-on-year +4 -10 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 2 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 0.96% 1.51% 4.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 1.59% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 9
Canary Wharf median annual salary £87,500 £45,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +94.44% -33.33% -
10th Percentile £77,500 £45,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £47,625 £76,250
Tower Hamlets median annual salary £87,500 £45,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +94.44% -33.33% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Canary Wharf
Permanent vacancies in Canary Wharf with a recognized job title 188 251 270
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 90.38% 94.72% 93.10%
Number of salaries quoted 147 218 209
Canary Wharf median annual salary £67,500 £66,250 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.89% -1.85% +12.50%
10th Percentile £42,000 £40,875 £32,200
90th Percentile £91,750 £103,250 £95,000
Tower Hamlets median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% - +8.33%

Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Engineer in Canary Wharf

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Salary trend for Security Engineer in Canary Wharf

Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Engineer in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Engineer in Canary Wharf

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Canary Wharf region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (50.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
2 1 (50.00%) Multicast
2 1 (50.00%) CyberArk
2 1 (50.00%) Privileged Access Management
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) CISM

Security Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) Multicast
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Low Latency
1 1 (50.00%) Privileged Access Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) CyberArk