Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Security Engineer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 6 months to 20 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
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 73 79
Rank change year-on-year -14 +6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 1 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 0.14% 0.45% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.47% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 12
Portsmouth median annual salary £32,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.91% +22.22% -
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% -10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth. 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
Portsmouth
Permanent vacancies in Portsmouth with a recognized job title 689 644 792
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.28% 97.43% 97.90%
Number of salaries quoted 605 621 688
Portsmouth median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £22,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £58,750
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +6.25%

Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Engineer in Portsmouth

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for Security Engineer in Portsmouth

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 7 Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 20 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 Portsmouth region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) NETGEAR
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity

Security Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) NETGEAR