The median annual salary for a Security Engineer was £63,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

Security Engineer
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 130 122
Rank change year-on-year +22 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 7 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.52% 0.061% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.063% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Median salary £63,000 £55,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.54% +83.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1302 1580 1549
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 96.30% 95.82% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1114 1305 1288
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Engineer in Oxfordshire

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Security Engineer in Oxfordshire

Security Engineer
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Engineer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 6 £63,000 - 3
Kidlington - 2 £63,000 -
Security Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
1 11 (100.00%) Network Security
2 9 (81.82%) VPN
2 9 (81.82%) Juniper
2 9 (81.82%) Palo Alto
3 6 (54.55%) Nagios
3 6 (54.55%) BGP
3 6 (54.55%) WAN
3 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
4 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
4 5 (45.45%) DNS
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) SolarWinds
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (45.45%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (45.45%) SCOM
5 4 (36.36%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (36.36%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
5 4 (36.36%) Web Filtering
5 4 (36.36%) Security Operations
5 4 (36.36%) Service Design
5 4 (36.36%) PMO
5 4 (36.36%) Change Management
5 4 (36.36%) Time Management
5 4 (36.36%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (36.36%) Degree

Security Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
1 11 (100.00%) Network Security
2 9 (81.82%) VPN
3 6 (54.55%) BGP
3 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
3 6 (54.55%) WAN
4 5 (45.45%) DNS
4 5 (45.45%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (36.36%) VoIP
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (18.18%) EIGRP
7 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
7 2 (18.18%) HSRP
7 2 (18.18%) IPsec
7 2 (18.18%) LAN
7 2 (18.18%) MPLS
7 2 (18.18%) OSPF
7 2 (18.18%) VRRP
8 1 (9.09%) HTTP
General
1 2 (18.18%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
1 4 (36.36%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (9.09%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Unix
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Change Management
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) Kalman Filter
1 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
1 4 (36.36%) Problem Management
1 4 (36.36%) Security Operations
1 4 (36.36%) Service Design
1 4 (36.36%) Time Management
1 4 (36.36%) Web Filtering
2 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (18.18%) High Availability
3 2 (18.18%) Network Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) Network Design
3 2 (18.18%) Network Management
3 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (18.18%) Task Automation
4 1 (9.09%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C
1 2 (18.18%) C++
1 2 (18.18%) Java
1 2 (18.18%) Perl
1 2 (18.18%) Python
1 2 (18.18%) Ruby
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CISSP
2 1 (9.09%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (9.09%) JNCIA
2 1 (9.09%) RHCE
2 1 (9.09%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Nagios
2 5 (45.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Juniper
1 9 (81.82%) Palo Alto
2 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) SolarWinds
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £63,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call + 10% bonus + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £44,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call + 7.5% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Training + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago