Period
to 26 February 2020

The median annual salary for an IT Security Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 6 months to 26 February 2020.

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

IT Security Engineer
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
26 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 121 101 141
Rank change year-on-year -20 +40 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Engineer 1 31 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.055% 1.66% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 1.70% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 1 31 2
East Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% -7.69% -
South East median annual salary £47,500 £60,000 £57,000
% change year-on-year -20.83% +5.26% +5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. 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
East Sussex
Permanent vacancies in East Sussex with a recognized job title 1,748 1,828 2,052
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.89% 97.75% 98.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,584 1,678 1,851
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,575 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £69,125 £65,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

IT Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Security Engineer in East Sussex

IT Security Engineer
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for IT Security Engineer in East Sussex

IT Security Engineer
Job Locations in East Sussex

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 East Sussex region over the 6 months to 26 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +5 1 £50,000 +25.00%
IT Security Engineer
South East

IT Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 February 2020, IT Security Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Sussex region featuring IT Security Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
1 1 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Zerto
1 1 (100.00%) EMC VNX
1 1 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) NCSC
1 1 (100.00%) NIST
1 1 (100.00%) Attestation

IT Security Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 1 (100.00%) Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) EMC VNX
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Attestation
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) NCSC
1 1 (100.00%) NIST
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Zerto