The median annual salary for a Infrastructure Security Engineer was £47,680 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Security Engineer
UK / England
Rank 819 887 901
Rank change year-on-year +68 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Security Engineer 24 45 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.030% 0.046% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.048% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 24 21 27
Median salary £47,680 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.95% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £52,200
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.66% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 76500 93487 97724
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.27% 96.44% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 64049 79038 80601
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Infrastructure Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Infrastructure Security Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Security Engineer in England

Infrastructure Security Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Security Engineer in England

Infrastructure Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Security Engineer in England over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Security Engineer in England

Infrastructure Security Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Security Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 27 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
London +73 9 £45,000 -15.09%
South East +72 5 £52,500 +34.61%
East of England +27 4 £47,250 +5.00%
South West +25 2 £55,000 +20.87%
West Midlands +18 2 £50,000 +29.87%
North West -10 2 £33,750 -32.50%
Infrastructure Security Engineer
UK

Infrastructure Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Infrastructure 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 England region featuring Infrastructure Security Engineer in the job title.

1 40 (80.00%) Firewall
2 23 (46.00%) Windows
2 23 (46.00%) Linux
3 21 (42.00%) Cisco
4 14 (28.00%) Network Security
5 13 (26.00%) PowerShell
6 12 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (24.00%) Finance
7 10 (20.00%) Management Information System
7 10 (20.00%) CheckPoint
7 10 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (20.00%) SIEM
7 10 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
8 9 (18.00%) HTTP
8 9 (18.00%) Intrusion Detection
9 8 (16.00%) VMware
9 8 (16.00%) TCP/IP
9 8 (16.00%) CISSP
9 8 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (16.00%) Security Management
9 8 (16.00%) Splunk
9 8 (16.00%) Palo Alto
9 8 (16.00%) Change Control
9 8 (16.00%) Windows Server
10 7 (14.00%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (14.00%) Juniper
10 7 (14.00%) OSPF
10 7 (14.00%) BGP
10 7 (14.00%) LAN
10 7 (14.00%) Network Design

Infrastructure Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 2 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.00%) Apache
2 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.00%) IIS
2 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.00%) Office 365
3 2 (4.00%) IaaS
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 40 (80.00%) Firewall
2 14 (28.00%) Network Security
3 9 (18.00%) HTTP
3 9 (18.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (16.00%) TCP/IP
5 7 (14.00%) BGP
5 7 (14.00%) LAN
5 7 (14.00%) OSPF
6 6 (12.00%) Internet
6 6 (12.00%) WAN
6 6 (12.00%) Wireshark
7 4 (8.00%) DNS
8 3 (6.00%) VPN
9 2 (4.00%) Ethernet
9 2 (4.00%) HTTPS
9 2 (4.00%) Unified Communications
9 2 (4.00%) Wireless
10 1 (2.00%) VLAN
10 1 (2.00%) VoIP
10 1 (2.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) MySQL
1 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (24.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Law
3 3 (6.00%) Retail
3 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.00%) Legal
4 2 (4.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (4.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (14.00%) PKI
3 4 (8.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (8.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.00%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (46.00%) Linux
1 23 (46.00%) Windows
2 8 (16.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (8.00%) Unix
4 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.00%) Debian
5 1 (2.00%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 10 (20.00%) SIEM
3 8 (16.00%) Change Control
3 8 (16.00%) Security Management
4 7 (14.00%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (14.00%) Incident Management
4 7 (14.00%) Network Design
5 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.00%) Analytics
5 6 (12.00%) Behavioural Analysis
5 6 (12.00%) Threat Detection
6 5 (10.00%) Business Continuity
6 5 (10.00%) Fault Analysis
6 5 (10.00%) High Availability
6 5 (10.00%) OWASP
6 5 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 5 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (8.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (10.00%) VB
3 2 (4.00%) Java
3 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.00%) Python
4 1 (2.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (16.00%) CISSP
2 6 (12.00%) CCNA
2 6 (12.00%) Degree
3 4 (8.00%) CCNP
4 3 (6.00%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.00%) CCSA
5 2 (4.00%) CCSE
5 2 (4.00%) Check Point Certification
5 2 (4.00%) CISM
5 2 (4.00%) RHCA
5 2 (4.00%) RHCE
5 2 (4.00%) RHCSA
5 2 (4.00%) SANS
6 1 (2.00%) GCED
6 1 (2.00%) GSEC
6 1 (2.00%) MCSE
6 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.00%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (10.00%) vSphere
2 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.00%) ProxySG
2 2 (4.00%) Snort
3 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.00%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (2.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) vMotion
2 2 (4.00%) Kibana
2 2 (4.00%) logstash
2 2 (4.00%) Nessus
2 2 (4.00%) Packer
2 2 (4.00%) Terraform
2 2 (4.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (2.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (42.00%) Cisco
2 10 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 8 (16.00%) Palo Alto
3 8 (16.00%) Splunk
3 8 (16.00%) VMware
4 7 (14.00%) Juniper
5 6 (12.00%) FireEye
6 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (6.00%) HP
8 2 (4.00%) Acunetix
8 2 (4.00%) AlienVault
8 2 (4.00%) Blue Coat
8 2 (4.00%) Citrix
8 2 (4.00%) Fortinet
8 2 (4.00%) IBM
8 2 (4.00%) LogRhythm
8 2 (4.00%) NetApp
8 2 (4.00%) Rapid7
8 2 (4.00%) Riverbed
8 2 (4.00%) SonicWALL
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