Period
to 11 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Security Engineer was £77,500 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 11 December 2017.

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

Senior Security Engineer
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Engineer 26 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.84% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% - -
Number of salaries quoted 22 0 0
Oxfordshire median annual salary £77,500 - -
South East median annual salary £70,000 £54,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +29.63% -1.82% -5.17%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 3000 2756 3275
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.56% 97.32% 95.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2488 2228 2687
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,550
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Senior Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Security Engineer in Oxfordshire

Senior Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Security Engineer in Oxfordshire

Senior Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Security Engineer in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 11 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Security Engineer in Oxfordshire

Senior 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 Senior Security Engineer within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 11 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 11 £77,500 -
Senior Security Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, Senior 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 Senior Security Engineer in the job title.

1 25 (96.15%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (92.31%) Intrusion Detection
3 23 (88.46%) Mentoring
4 20 (76.92%) Degree
4 20 (76.92%) Computer Science
4 20 (76.92%) Network Security
4 20 (76.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (76.92%) VPN
4 20 (76.92%) Microsoft
5 19 (73.08%) Web Services
5 19 (73.08%) Kalman Filter
5 19 (73.08%) Web Filtering
6 18 (69.23%) Security Operations
6 18 (69.23%) Network Monitoring
6 18 (69.23%) Palo Alto
6 18 (69.23%) Juniper
7 14 (53.85%) Python
7 14 (53.85%) WAN
7 14 (53.85%) Ethernet
7 14 (53.85%) C
7 14 (53.85%) C++
7 14 (53.85%) Java
7 14 (53.85%) Perl
7 14 (53.85%) Ruby
8 11 (42.31%) Firewall
9 10 (38.46%) TCP/IP
9 10 (38.46%) DNS
10 5 (19.23%) Unix
10 5 (19.23%) Change Management
10 5 (19.23%) BGP

Senior 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 25 (96.15%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (76.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (19.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (92.31%) Intrusion Detection
2 20 (76.92%) Network Security
2 20 (76.92%) VPN
3 14 (53.85%) Ethernet
3 14 (53.85%) WAN
4 11 (42.31%) Firewall
5 10 (38.46%) DNS
5 10 (38.46%) TCP/IP
6 5 (19.23%) BGP
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 1 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (73.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (76.92%) Computer Science
2 4 (15.38%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Unix
2 4 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (88.46%) Mentoring
2 19 (73.08%) Kalman Filter
2 19 (73.08%) Web Filtering
3 18 (69.23%) Network Monitoring
3 18 (69.23%) Security Operations
4 5 (19.23%) Change Management
4 5 (19.23%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (19.23%) Incident Management
4 5 (19.23%) Translating Business Requirements
5 4 (15.38%) ITIL
5 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
5 4 (15.38%) Service Design
5 4 (15.38%) Task Automation
5 4 (15.38%) Time Management
6 1 (3.85%) Analytics
6 1 (3.85%) Data Analytics
6 1 (3.85%) Load Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Security Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) C
1 14 (53.85%) C++
1 14 (53.85%) Java
1 14 (53.85%) Perl
1 14 (53.85%) Python
1 14 (53.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (76.92%) Degree
2 5 (19.23%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) PMO
2 1 (3.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Nagios
1 4 (15.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 18 (69.23%) Juniper
2 18 (69.23%) Palo Alto
3 4 (15.38%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint