The median annual salary for a Security Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Maidenhead during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Engineer
Berkshire / Maidenhead
Rank 38 47 38
Rank change year-on-year +9 -9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 9 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead 2.89% 2.31% 3.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.27% 2.48% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 13
Median salary £40,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.80% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £49,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,750 £50,000 £45,750
% change year-on-year -6.50% +9.28%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead. 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
Maidenhead
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 275 322 439
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead 88.42% 93.06% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 201 261 389
Median salary £46,250 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.77% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,565
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 Maidenhead

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

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
Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Engineer in Maidenhead over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Engineer in Maidenhead

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 27 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 Maidenhead region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 21 (87.50%) Windows
2 20 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 20 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 19 (79.17%) SIEM
4 18 (75.00%) Linux
5 17 (70.83%) CISSP
5 17 (70.83%) Games
5 17 (70.83%) Analytics
5 17 (70.83%) Elasticsearch
5 17 (70.83%) Cyberthreat
5 17 (70.83%) Windows Server
6 13 (54.17%) Presales
6 13 (54.17%) Cybersecurity
7 11 (45.83%) NoSQL
7 11 (45.83%) CentOS
7 11 (45.83%) CEH
7 11 (45.83%) GCIA
7 11 (45.83%) SQL
8 10 (41.67%) Firewall
8 10 (41.67%) TCP/IP
8 10 (41.67%) Apple
8 10 (41.67%) C
8 10 (41.67%) Google
8 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (41.67%) ZeroMQ
9 9 (37.50%) LogRhythm
9 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (37.50%) Big Data
10 8 (33.33%) Digital Forensics
11 7 (29.17%) Graphite

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 17 (70.83%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) Firewall
1 10 (41.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (12.50%) Network Security
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
4 1 (4.17%) LAN
4 1 (4.17%) WebEx
4 1 (4.17%) Wireless
4 1 (4.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (45.83%) NoSQL
3 9 (37.50%) Big Data
4 7 (29.17%) InfluxDB
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 17 (70.83%) Games
2 6 (25.00%) German Language
3 4 (16.67%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) ZeroMQ
2 3 (12.50%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 17 (70.83%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.33%) Social Media
4 1 (4.17%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 21 (87.50%) Windows
2 18 (75.00%) Linux
3 17 (70.83%) Windows Server
4 11 (45.83%) CentOS
5 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) SIEM
2 17 (70.83%) Analytics
3 13 (54.17%) Cybersecurity
3 13 (54.17%) Presales
4 8 (33.33%) Digital Forensics
5 3 (12.50%) Event Correlation
6 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.33%) Cyber Intelligence
6 2 (8.33%) Information Security
6 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
6 2 (8.33%) Security Management
6 2 (8.33%) Use Case
7 1 (4.17%) Data Governance
7 1 (4.17%) Identity Access Management
7 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) SQL
2 10 (41.67%) C
3 3 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (70.83%) CISSP
2 11 (45.83%) CEH
2 11 (45.83%) GCIA
3 3 (12.50%) Degree
3 3 (12.50%) MCP
3 3 (12.50%) MCSE
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (8.33%) CCSE
4 2 (8.33%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (83.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) Grafana
1 7 (29.17%) Graphite
2 4 (16.67%) Kibana
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Apple
1 10 (41.67%) Google
2 9 (37.50%) LogRhythm
3 4 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (8.33%) F5
4 2 (8.33%) Juniper
4 2 (8.33%) VMware
5 1 (4.17%) CyberArk
5 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.17%) Veeam