Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Security Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Maidenhead 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.

Security Engineer
Berkshire > Maidenhead
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 57 72
Rank change year-on-year +4 +15 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 8 30 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead 1.53% 3.90% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 4.05% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 8
Maidenhead median annual salary £45,000 £38,750 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.13% +40.91% -51.11%
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year -18.18% +8.91% +1.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead. 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
Maidenhead
Permanent vacancies in Maidenhead with a recognized job title 485 741 696
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.91% 96.36% 94.95%
Number of salaries quoted 352 567 592
Maidenhead median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.26% +13.54%
10th Percentile £26,375 £31,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £72,375
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%

Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidenhead

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Engineer in Maidenhead

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Maidenhead

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

Salary trend for Security Engineer in Maidenhead

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 23 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 Maidenhead region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) Games
2 7 (87.50%) SIEM
2 7 (87.50%) LogRhythm
2 7 (87.50%) Cyberthreat
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 7 (87.50%) Proactive Monitoring
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) CCSE
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA

Security Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidenhead 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 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (87.50%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Proactive Monitoring
1 7 (87.50%) SIEM
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCSE
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) LogRhythm
2 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) F5