Period
to 24 September 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Security Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 24 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 258 235 256
Rank change year-on-year -23 +21 +25
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Engineer 9 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.14% 0.23% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.24% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 17
Hampshire median annual salary £35,000 £49,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.29% +23.75% +131.88%
10th Percentile £31,500 £31,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £45,250 £66,000 £47,500
South East median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% -10.00% -4.76%

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 6,383 5,496 6,538
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.67% 96.54% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5,199 4,790 5,737
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -4.96%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £60,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

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
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Security Engineer in Hampshire over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Salary histogram 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 September 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 -12 4 £33,500 +3.08%
Waterlooville - 3 £40,000 -
Farnborough - 1 £35,000 -
IT Security Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 8 (88.89%) Proactive Management
1 8 (88.89%) Network Security
1 8 (88.89%) Cybersecurity
1 8 (88.89%) CCNA
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (88.89%) Risk Management
1 8 (88.89%) Information Security
2 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 6 (66.67%) EMC
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco
3 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 6 (66.67%) SAN
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (44.44%) SDLC
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (33.33%) ProCurve
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) HP
5 3 (33.33%) Security Operations
6 2 (22.22%) CISSP
6 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (11.11%) Presales
7 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
7 1 (11.11%) SMS
7 1 (11.11%) SMTP
7 1 (11.11%) Games

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 8 (88.89%) Network Security
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (66.67%) SAN
3 1 (11.11%) DMARC
3 1 (11.11%) SMS
3 1 (11.11%) SMTP
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Cybersecurity
1 8 (88.89%) Information Security
1 8 (88.89%) Proactive Management
1 8 (88.89%) Risk Management
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Management
2 4 (44.44%) SDLC
2 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
3 3 (33.33%) Security Operations
4 1 (11.11%) Disk Encryption
4 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (11.11%) Presales
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) CCNA
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CISSP
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
1 6 (66.67%) EMC
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) HP
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) ProCurve
3 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat