The median annual salary for a Security Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Engineer
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 85 93 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.46% 0.096% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +7.52%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 836 989 1137
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 96.54% 95.00% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 676 777 863
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Engineer in Milton Keynes

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for Security Engineer in Milton Keynes

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
2 4 (57.14%) Network Security
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) Juniper
3 3 (42.86%) Remedy
3 3 (42.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (42.86%) MS Office
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 3 (42.86%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 3 (42.86%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 3 (42.86%) SLA
4 2 (28.57%) F5
4 2 (28.57%) BIG-IP
4 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 1 (14.29%) SAS
5 1 (14.29%) ATM
5 1 (14.29%) SMTP
5 1 (14.29%) DHCP
5 1 (14.29%) FTP
5 1 (14.29%) HTTP
5 1 (14.29%) SNMP
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
1 4 (57.14%) Network Security
1 4 (57.14%) VPN
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (28.57%) BIG-IP
4 1 (14.29%) ATM
4 1 (14.29%) DHCP
4 1 (14.29%) FTP
4 1 (14.29%) HTTP
4 1 (14.29%) HTTPS
4 1 (14.29%) SMTP
4 1 (14.29%) SNMP
4 1 (14.29%) SSH
4 1 (14.29%) SSL
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Budgeting and Forecasting
1 3 (42.86%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 3 (42.86%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 1 (14.29%) Data Privacy
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Juniper
2 3 (42.86%) Remedy
3 2 (28.57%) F5
4 1 (14.29%) FireEye
4 1 (14.29%) Gemalto