Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Security Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Luton during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

Security Engineer
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 74 64
Rank change year-on-year +25 -10 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 8 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 2.00% 0.42% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.05% 0.44% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 6
Luton median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £51,250 £43,750
% change year-on-year -2.44% +17.14% +1.74%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton. 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
Luton
Permanent vacancies in Luton with a recognized job title 390 684 606
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.50% 96.07% 97.27%
Number of salaries quoted 281 577 518
Luton median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% +1.12%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £85,700 £75,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £49,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.04% +10.00% +5.88%

Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Engineer in Luton

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for Security Engineer in Luton

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Luton region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) CISSP
1 8 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 8 (100.00%) Apple
1 8 (100.00%) DRM
1 8 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 8 (100.00%) CISM
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 8 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 8 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 8 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 8 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 8 (100.00%) SIEM
1 8 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 8 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 8 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
1 8 (100.00%) Identity Access Management
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 8 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 8 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 8 (100.00%) Data Loss Prevention

Security Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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:

Cloud Services
1 8 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 8 (100.00%) Data Loss Prevention
1 8 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 8 (100.00%) DRM
1 8 (100.00%) Identity Access Management
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 8 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 8 (100.00%) SIEM
1 8 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 8 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CISM
1 8 (100.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Apple
1 8 (100.00%) Forcepoint