Period
to 24 February 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Security Engineer was £54,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

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 > Hampshire
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 269 251 269
Rank change year-on-year -18 +18 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Engineer 4 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.055% 0.032% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.033% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Hampshire median annual salary £54,000 £42,500 £17,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.06% +142.86% -36.36%
South East median annual salary £54,000 £54,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +35.48%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies in Hampshire with a recognized job title 7,003 6,037 6,760
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.06% 97.03% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5,951 5,057 5,927
Hampshire median annual salary £41,000 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.20% -2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

IT Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Security Engineer in Hampshire

IT Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for IT Security Engineer in Hampshire

IT Security Engineer
Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 6 months to 24 February 2018. 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
Southampton - 2 - -
Winchester - 2 £54,000 -
IT Security Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, 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 Hampshire region featuring IT Security Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) CCSA
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 2 (50.00%) Data Loss Prevention
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) CCSE
2 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (50.00%) SAP Implementation
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) SAP CAF
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) SIEM
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (50.00%) Dell KACE
2 2 (50.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (50.00%) FIPS 140-2
2 2 (50.00%) SAP

IT Security Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) DMZ
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) SMS
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) SAP CAF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (50.00%) Data Loss Prevention
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (50.00%) DRM
1 2 (50.00%) High Availability
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Implementation
1 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Security Operations
1 2 (50.00%) SIEM
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) CCSA
1 2 (50.00%) CCSE
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) CISM
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) FIPS 140-2
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Dell KACE
1 2 (50.00%) F5
1 2 (50.00%) SAP