Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Security Engineer was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 23 November 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
England > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 807 807 883
Rank change year-on-year 0 +76 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Security Engineer 33 43 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.044% 0.057% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.059% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 23 43 27
London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% - +44.44%
10th Percentile £39,500 £46,950 £47,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £89,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £58,750
% change year-on-year - -6.38% +30.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70899 72968 85123
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.37% 95.97% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 55853 62987 72260
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,351 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%

Infrastructure Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Security Engineer in London

Infrastructure Security Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Security Engineer in London

Infrastructure Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Security Engineer in London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Security Engineer in London

Infrastructure Security Engineer
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
South London - 3 £41,000 -
Central London +13 1 £70,000 +7.69%
Infrastructure Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 London region featuring Infrastructure Security Engineer in the job title.

1 21 (63.64%) Finance
1 21 (63.64%) Cybersecurity
2 16 (48.48%) Banking
3 15 (45.45%) Java
3 15 (45.45%) Kubernetes
4 13 (39.39%) Windows
4 13 (39.39%) SAP
4 13 (39.39%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (39.39%) Manufacturing
4 13 (39.39%) Electronics
4 13 (39.39%) Telecoms
4 13 (39.39%) Programme Management
4 13 (39.39%) Marketing
4 13 (39.39%) Digital Marketing
5 12 (36.36%) Firewall
6 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 10 (30.30%) VMware
8 9 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (21.21%) Information Security
10 6 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
10 6 (18.18%) Windows Server
11 5 (15.15%) Kalman Filter
11 5 (15.15%) Public Cloud
11 5 (15.15%) LogRhythm
11 5 (15.15%) GDPR
11 5 (15.15%) Privileged Access Management
11 5 (15.15%) Office 365
11 5 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure

Infrastructure Security Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (3.03%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (15.15%) Office 365
3 2 (6.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (3.03%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (36.36%) Firewall
2 5 (15.15%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (6.06%) LAN
3 2 (6.06%) VPN
3 2 (6.06%) WAN
4 1 (3.03%) DNS
4 1 (3.03%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (3.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (3.03%) FTP
4 1 (3.03%) HTTP
4 1 (3.03%) Network Security
4 1 (3.03%) SSH
4 1 (3.03%) SSL
4 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) FxCop
1 2 (6.06%) SonarQube
General
1 21 (63.64%) Finance
2 16 (48.48%) Banking
3 13 (39.39%) Electronics
3 13 (39.39%) Manufacturing
3 13 (39.39%) Marketing
3 13 (39.39%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.03%) Advertising
4 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Public Cloud
2 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.06%) User Experience
4 1 (3.03%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) Windows
2 6 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 3 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (39.39%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (39.39%) Digital Marketing
2 13 (39.39%) Programme Management
3 7 (21.21%) Information Security
4 6 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
5 5 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (15.15%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (15.15%) Migration
5 5 (15.15%) Privileged Access Management
6 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (9.09%) BCP
7 3 (9.09%) Business Continuity
7 3 (9.09%) Business Continuity Planning
7 3 (9.09%) Change Management
7 3 (9.09%) Release Management
8 2 (6.06%) Cryptography
8 2 (6.06%) Network Virtualisation
8 2 (6.06%) SDLC
8 2 (6.06%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) Java
2 5 (15.15%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) C
3 1 (3.03%) C++
3 1 (3.03%) Go
3 1 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) CISSP
2 2 (6.06%) CCNP
2 2 (6.06%) CCSE
2 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.03%) CCIE
3 1 (3.03%) CCNA
3 1 (3.03%) CCSA
3 1 (3.03%) CCSM
3 1 (3.03%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (3.03%) CISM
3 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) GDPR
2 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.06%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.03%) pfSense
4 1 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 15 (45.45%) Kubernetes
2 5 (15.15%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.03%) Ansible
3 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) SAP
2 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (30.30%) VMware
4 5 (15.15%) LogRhythm
4 5 (15.15%) Sophos
5 3 (9.09%) Cisco
6 2 (6.06%) Bloomberg
6 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
6 2 (6.06%) Veracode
7 1 (3.03%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.03%) F5
7 1 (3.03%) Forcepoint
7 1 (3.03%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.03%) Juniper
7 1 (3.03%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.03%) Qualys
7 1 (3.03%) ScanSafe
7 1 (3.03%) Splunk
7 1 (3.03%) Symantec
7 1 (3.03%) Veeam