The median annual salary for a Security Engineer was £41,500 in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Engineer
South East / East Sussex
Rank 63 93 109
Rank change year-on-year +30 +16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 23 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 2.58% 0.30% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.63% 0.31% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 23 3 0
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% -  
UK excluding London median salary £46,750 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.50% +11.11%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. 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
East Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 874 972 1118
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 97.98% 98.58% 97.90%
Number of salaries quoted 792 882 957
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Engineer in East Sussex

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for Security Engineer in East Sussex

Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Engineer in East Sussex over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Engineer in East Sussex

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 Security Engineer within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 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
Brighton +30 23 £41,500 -2.35%
Security Engineer
South East

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 East Sussex region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 34 (97.14%) Cisco
1 34 (97.14%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (94.29%) CCNP
3 31 (88.57%) Wireless
3 31 (88.57%) VPN
4 28 (80.00%) CCNA
5 27 (77.14%) Cisco ASA
6 24 (68.57%) Palo Alto
7 21 (60.00%) Data Centre
8 18 (51.43%) Nimble Storage
8 18 (51.43%) Cisco Nexus
8 18 (51.43%) VMware
8 18 (51.43%) NetApp
9 14 (40.00%) Cisco Wireless
10 8 (22.86%) ITIL
11 7 (20.00%) Linux
11 7 (20.00%) MPLS
11 7 (20.00%) BGP
11 7 (20.00%) Change Management
12 6 (17.14%) Presales
12 6 (17.14%) Meraki
12 6 (17.14%) R
12 6 (17.14%) Wireless Security
13 4 (11.43%) Firewall
14 3 (8.57%) Cisco PIX
15 1 (2.86%) Risk Assessment
15 1 (2.86%) Security Management
15 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
15 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
15 1 (2.86%) Vulnerability Assessment

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 31 (88.57%) VPN
1 31 (88.57%) Wireless
2 27 (77.14%) Cisco ASA
3 18 (51.43%) Cisco Nexus
4 14 (40.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 7 (20.00%) BGP
5 7 (20.00%) MPLS
6 6 (17.14%) Wireless Security
7 4 (11.43%) Firewall
8 3 (8.57%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (2.86%) Network Security
General
1 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 21 (60.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) ITIL
2 7 (20.00%) Change Management
3 6 (17.14%) Presales
4 1 (2.86%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (2.86%) Network Architecture
4 1 (2.86%) Project Management
4 1 (2.86%) Quality Management
4 1 (2.86%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
4 1 (2.86%) Security Management
4 1 (2.86%) Service Management
4 1 (2.86%) SIEM
4 1 (2.86%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (2.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (2.86%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) R
Qualifications
1 34 (97.14%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (94.29%) CCNP
3 28 (80.00%) CCNA
4 1 (2.86%) CCIE
Vendors
1 34 (97.14%) Cisco
2 24 (68.57%) Palo Alto
3 18 (51.43%) NetApp
3 18 (51.43%) Nimble Storage
3 18 (51.43%) VMware
4 6 (17.14%) Meraki
East Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits overtime, training, benefits
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