Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Security Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

IT Security Engineer
South East > Surrey
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 254 252 311
Rank change year-on-year -2 +59 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Engineer 10 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.16% 0.21% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.21% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 1
Surrey median annual salary £60,000 £54,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +27.06% +13.33%
10th Percentile £47,825 £51,475 £41,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £56,000 £43,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £54,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -16.67% +2.86% +31.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 6007 6540 8420
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.84% 97.48% 97.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4911 5553 7312
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

IT Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Security Engineer in Surrey

IT Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for IT Security Engineer in Surrey

IT Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Security Engineer in Surrey over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Security Engineer in Surrey

IT Security Engineer
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Engineer within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 17 November 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
Woking - 2 - -
Weybridge - 1 £29,500 -
IT Security Engineer
South East

IT Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT 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 Surrey region featuring IT Security Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (70.00%) Security Architecture
1 7 (70.00%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 5 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 5 (50.00%) Fraud Detection
2 5 (50.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 5 (50.00%) Threat Analysis
2 5 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) PKI
2 5 (50.00%) Identity Management
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (20.00%) Data Loss Prevention
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server

IT Security Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) PKI
1 5 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Cybersecurity
1 7 (70.00%) Security Architecture
2 5 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (50.00%) Fraud Detection
2 5 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 5 (50.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 5 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 5 (50.00%) Threat Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Data Loss Prevention
3 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)