The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Security Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Infrastructure Security Engineer
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 834 899 935
Rank change year-on-year +65 +36  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Security Engineer 31 15 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.037% 0.016% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.017% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 28 9 19
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.78% -13.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,425 £41,000 £42,250
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £69,500 £81,250
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £35,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +57.14% -33.33%  

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 80180 89188 99201
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.96% 96.52% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 270000 337980 379014
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Infrastructure Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +40 14 £57,500 +2.22% 2
South West - 13 £55,000 -
South East +43 2 £43,750 -32.69%
East of England -8 1 £37,500 -16.66%
North of England - 1 £42,500 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 - 1
Infrastructure Security Engineer
UK

Infrastructure Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 27 (50.00%) Linux
2 26 (48.15%) Firewall
3 22 (40.74%) Telecoms
3 22 (40.74%) Cybersecurity
4 21 (38.89%) Java
5 19 (35.19%) CISSP
6 17 (31.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 17 (31.48%) SIEM
7 16 (29.63%) RHCSA
7 16 (29.63%) LogRhythm
7 16 (29.63%) AlienVault
7 16 (29.63%) RHCE
7 16 (29.63%) Python
7 16 (29.63%) Unix
7 16 (29.63%) RHCA
7 16 (29.63%) Nessus
8 15 (27.78%) Snort
8 15 (27.78%) JavaScript
8 15 (27.78%) Cisco
8 15 (27.78%) CISM
8 15 (27.78%) Rapid7
8 15 (27.78%) Splunk
8 15 (27.78%) Acunetix
9 14 (25.93%) Windows
10 11 (20.37%) VMware
11 10 (18.52%) Finance
12 9 (16.67%) Security Management
13 8 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
14 7 (12.96%) Network Design

Infrastructure Security Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 6 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Office 365
2 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (48.15%) Firewall
2 5 (9.26%) Network Security
3 4 (7.41%) HTTP
3 4 (7.41%) Internet
3 4 (7.41%) LAN
3 4 (7.41%) WAN
4 3 (5.56%) VPN
5 2 (3.70%) BGP
5 2 (3.70%) DNS
5 2 (3.70%) HTTPS
5 2 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (3.70%) OSPF
5 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.70%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.85%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (1.85%) NAS
6 1 (1.85%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (1.85%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (1.85%) Wireless
General
1 22 (40.74%) Telecoms
2 10 (18.52%) Finance
3 6 (11.11%) Banking
3 6 (11.11%) Electronics
3 6 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 6 (11.11%) Marketing
4 2 (3.70%) Law
4 2 (3.70%) Legal
5 1 (1.85%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 17 (31.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 7 (12.96%) PKI
3 5 (9.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (5.56%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (50.00%) Linux
2 16 (29.63%) Unix
3 14 (25.93%) Windows
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.85%) CentOS
5 1 (1.85%) Debian
5 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.74%) Cybersecurity
2 17 (31.48%) SIEM
3 9 (16.67%) Security Management
4 8 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (12.96%) Network Design
6 6 (11.11%) Business Continuity
6 6 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (11.11%) Programme Management
7 5 (9.26%) Fault Analysis
7 5 (9.26%) High Availability
7 5 (9.26%) ITIL
7 5 (9.26%) OWASP
7 5 (9.26%) Problem Management
7 5 (9.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 5 (9.26%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (7.41%) Change Control
8 4 (7.41%) Change Management
8 4 (7.41%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (38.89%) Java
2 16 (29.63%) Python
3 15 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 7 (12.96%) PowerShell
5 5 (9.26%) VB
6 1 (1.85%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (35.19%) CISSP
2 16 (29.63%) RHCA
2 16 (29.63%) RHCE
2 16 (29.63%) RHCSA
3 15 (27.78%) CISM
4 8 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (11.11%) CCNA
6 5 (9.26%) CCNP
7 4 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (3.70%) SANS
8 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.85%) CCIE
9 1 (1.85%) CCSA
9 1 (1.85%) CCSE
9 1 (1.85%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (1.85%) Linux+ Certification
9 1 (1.85%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.70%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (27.78%) Snort
2 6 (11.11%) vSphere
3 3 (5.56%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.70%) pfSense
4 2 (3.70%) ProxySG
4 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.85%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 16 (29.63%) Nessus
2 6 (11.11%) Kubernetes
3 5 (9.26%) vCenter Server
3 5 (9.26%) vMotion
4 2 (3.70%) Packer
4 2 (3.70%) Terraform
4 2 (3.70%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.85%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (29.63%) AlienVault
1 16 (29.63%) LogRhythm
2 15 (27.78%) Acunetix
2 15 (27.78%) Cisco
2 15 (27.78%) Rapid7
2 15 (27.78%) Splunk
3 11 (20.37%) VMware
4 6 (11.11%) SAP
5 5 (9.26%) CheckPoint
6 4 (7.41%) Juniper
6 4 (7.41%) SonicWALL
7 3 (5.56%) Fortinet
7 3 (5.56%) HP
7 3 (5.56%) Palo Alto
8 2 (3.70%) Blue Coat
8 2 (3.70%) Citrix
8 2 (3.70%) IBM
8 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
8 2 (3.70%) NetApp
8 2 (3.70%) Riverbed
Leeds, Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Limited
Posted: Yesterday
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago