The median annual salary for a Security Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire 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 / Hampshire
Rank 153 155 165
Rank change year-on-year +2 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 18 37 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.61% 1.09% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 1.12% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 29
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +19.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £17,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,100 £49,500
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 Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2854 3299 3632
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 97.07% 97.52% 98.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2419 2941 3091
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Engineer in Hampshire

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Security Engineer in Hampshire

Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

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

Salary histogram for Security Engineer in Hampshire

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 Security Engineer within the Hampshire 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
Fleet -2 5 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Aldershot +1 3 £60,000 -
Basingstoke 0 2 £47,500 -13.63%
Havant - 2 £53,250 -
Southampton +12 1 £67,500 +50.00%
Security Engineer
South East

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 24 (88.89%) Firewall
2 23 (85.19%) Network Security
3 14 (51.85%) Information Security
4 12 (44.44%) CheckPoint
4 12 (44.44%) Cisco
5 9 (33.33%) Windows
5 9 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (29.63%) Kalman Filter
6 8 (29.63%) Computer Security
6 8 (29.63%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (29.63%) Security Architecture
7 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (25.93%) Juniper
7 7 (25.93%) Finance
8 6 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (22.22%) VPN
8 6 (22.22%) SIEM
8 6 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (22.22%) IronPort
8 6 (22.22%) F5
8 6 (22.22%) Palo Alto
9 5 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (18.52%) DNS
9 5 (18.52%) Web Services
9 5 (18.52%) SOA
9 5 (18.52%) LAN
9 5 (18.52%) Unix
10 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
10 4 (14.81%) Linux
10 4 (14.81%) CCNP

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (7.41%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 24 (88.89%) Firewall
2 23 (85.19%) Network Security
3 8 (29.63%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (22.22%) VPN
5 5 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (18.52%) DNS
5 5 (18.52%) LAN
6 4 (14.81%) Internet
7 3 (11.11%) Cisco ISE
7 3 (11.11%) DHCP
7 3 (11.11%) WAN
7 3 (11.11%) Wireless
8 2 (7.41%) ICMP
8 2 (7.41%) IPsec
8 2 (7.41%) Junos
9 1 (3.70%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (3.70%) NetScreen
9 1 (3.70%) VLAN
9 1 (3.70%) VoIP
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Financial Institution
3 2 (7.41%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) Web Services
2 2 (7.41%) OAuth2
2 2 (7.41%) OpenID
2 2 (7.41%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (7.41%) SAML
3 1 (3.70%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.11%) DataPower
2 3 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (11.11%) PKI
3 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (18.52%) Unix
3 4 (14.81%) Linux
4 2 (7.41%) Solaris
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Information Security
2 9 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (29.63%) Computer Security
3 8 (29.63%) Kalman Filter
3 8 (29.63%) Security Architecture
4 6 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (22.22%) SIEM
5 5 (18.52%) SOA
6 4 (14.81%) Load Balancing
7 3 (11.11%) Change Management
7 3 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (11.11%) ITIL
7 3 (11.11%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 3 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Presales
7 3 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (11.11%) Security Operations
7 3 (11.11%) Two-Factor Authentication
8 2 (7.41%) Adaptive Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) C
1 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
1 2 (7.41%) Python
1 2 (7.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (14.81%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (14.81%) CCNP
2 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
3 3 (11.11%) CCNA
4 2 (7.41%) CCDP
4 2 (7.41%) CISSP
4 2 (7.41%) GCIH
4 2 (7.41%) GIAC
4 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.70%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (3.70%) CCIE
5 1 (3.70%) CCSE
5 1 (3.70%) CEH
5 1 (3.70%) CISA
5 1 (3.70%) CISM
5 1 (3.70%) Degree
5 1 (3.70%) JNCIS
5 1 (3.70%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) FISMA
1 2 (7.41%) HIPAA
1 2 (7.41%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) FortiGate
2 2 (7.41%) HAProxy
2 2 (7.41%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (7.41%) QRadar
2 2 (7.41%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) CheckPoint
1 12 (44.44%) Cisco
2 7 (25.93%) Juniper
3 6 (22.22%) F5
3 6 (22.22%) IronPort
3 6 (22.22%) Palo Alto
4 4 (14.81%) Fortinet
5 3 (11.11%) FireEye
5 3 (11.11%) IBM
5 3 (11.11%) Symantec
6 2 (7.41%) Intel Security
6 2 (7.41%) LogRhythm
6 2 (7.41%) Meraki
6 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
6 2 (7.41%) Proofpoint
6 2 (7.41%) Ruckus Wireless
6 2 (7.41%) VMware
6 2 (7.41%) Vyatta
7 1 (3.70%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.70%) Tufin
Portsmouth, Hampshire
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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