The median annual salary for a Security Engineer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 25 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 / Surrey
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 164 187
Rank change year-on-year +33 +23  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 33 30 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.23% 0.82% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 0.84% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 26 30 31
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -9.09%  
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 Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2596 3568 4508
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.79% 97.17% 98.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2144 3063 3798
Median salary £45,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Engineer in Surrey

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Security Engineer in Surrey

Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Engineer in Surrey over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Engineer in Surrey

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 Security Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 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
Woking +29 9 £57,500 -23.33% 1
Redhill -7 5 - -
Guildford +19 4 £37,500 -25.00%
Leatherhead +8 2 £39,500 -9.71%
Security Engineer
South East

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

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

1 42 (50.00%) Firewall
2 36 (42.86%) VPN
2 36 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
3 32 (38.10%) Cisco
4 26 (30.95%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (29.76%) Network Security
6 24 (28.57%) SC Cleared
6 24 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 24 (28.57%) Security Architecture
6 24 (28.57%) Threat Analysis
6 24 (28.57%) Security Operations
7 23 (27.38%) PKI
8 22 (26.19%) Data Protection
8 22 (26.19%) Identity Management
8 22 (26.19%) CCNP
8 22 (26.19%) TCP/IP
8 22 (26.19%) Security Operations Centre
8 22 (26.19%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 22 (26.19%) Fraud Detection
9 21 (25.00%) Juniper
10 18 (21.43%) WAN
10 18 (21.43%) Linux
11 17 (20.24%) Windows
12 16 (19.05%) CCNA
12 16 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
13 15 (17.86%) CheckPoint
13 15 (17.86%) Cyber Attack
14 14 (16.67%) SIEM
15 13 (15.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 13 (15.48%) Security Management

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:

Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.95%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (5.95%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (5.95%) iPaaS
1 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (5.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (50.00%) Firewall
2 36 (42.86%) VPN
3 25 (29.76%) Network Security
4 22 (26.19%) TCP/IP
5 18 (21.43%) WAN
6 16 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (13.10%) Cisco ISE
7 11 (13.10%) DNS
8 10 (11.90%) LAN
8 10 (11.90%) Remote Desktop
8 10 (11.90%) Wireless
9 8 (9.52%) Wireless Security
10 7 (8.33%) Wireshark
11 5 (5.95%) DHCP
11 5 (5.95%) MPLS
11 5 (5.95%) NetScaler
11 5 (5.95%) VLAN
12 3 (3.57%) SNMP
13 1 (1.19%) Internet
13 1 (1.19%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.95%) Big Data
1 5 (5.95%) Blockchain
1 5 (5.95%) Data Lake
1 5 (5.95%) Hadoop
2 3 (3.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (4.76%) Finance
2 2 (2.38%) Electronics
3 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.71%) 802.1X
2 5 (5.95%) Web Services
3 1 (1.19%) .NET
3 1 (1.19%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.19%) ActiveX
3 1 (1.19%) WinForms
3 1 (1.19%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 23 (27.38%) PKI
2 22 (26.19%) Security Operations Centre
3 15 (17.86%) Cyber Attack
4 13 (15.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 7 (8.33%) User Experience
6 1 (1.19%) CESG
6 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.19%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 18 (21.43%) Linux
2 17 (20.24%) Windows
3 11 (13.10%) Windows Server
4 10 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (8.33%) Windows 10
6 5 (5.95%) Apple iOS
6 5 (5.95%) Mac OS X
6 5 (5.95%) Unix
7 2 (2.38%) Android
7 2 (2.38%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.19%) Solaris
8 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
2 24 (28.57%) Security Architecture
2 24 (28.57%) Security Operations
2 24 (28.57%) Threat Analysis
3 22 (26.19%) Data Protection
3 22 (26.19%) Fraud Detection
3 22 (26.19%) Identity Management
3 22 (26.19%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 14 (16.67%) SIEM
5 13 (15.48%) Security Management
6 12 (14.29%) Network Management
7 11 (13.10%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (11.90%) ITIL
9 6 (7.14%) Information Security
10 5 (5.95%) Application Virtualisation
10 5 (5.95%) Cryptography
10 5 (5.95%) DevOps
10 5 (5.95%) Kanban
10 5 (5.95%) Prototyping
10 5 (5.95%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.52%) C++
2 6 (7.14%) C#
3 5 (5.95%) Java
4 3 (3.57%) C
4 3 (3.57%) Python
5 2 (2.38%) Embedded C
5 2 (2.38%) Embedded C++
5 2 (2.38%) Go
5 2 (2.38%) Scala
6 1 (1.19%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (30.95%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 24 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 22 (26.19%) CCNP
4 16 (19.05%) CCNA
5 4 (4.76%) Degree
6 2 (2.38%) CCIE
6 2 (2.38%) CISSP
7 1 (1.19%) CCIE Security
7 1 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.19%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.57%) SLA
3 1 (1.19%) FISMA
System Software
1 10 (11.90%) Terminal Services
1 10 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (10.71%) Active Directory
3 7 (8.33%) MetaFrame
3 7 (8.33%) XenApp
3 7 (8.33%) XenDesktop
3 7 (8.33%) XenServer
4 5 (5.95%) DFS Replication
4 5 (5.95%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (5.95%) EdgeSight
1 5 (5.95%) SCCM
2 2 (2.38%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (2.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 32 (38.10%) Cisco
2 21 (25.00%) Juniper
3 15 (17.86%) CheckPoint
4 12 (14.29%) Citrix
5 10 (11.90%) Aquila
5 10 (11.90%) VMware
6 8 (9.52%) Riverbed
7 4 (4.76%) Palo Alto
8 3 (3.57%) ArcSight
8 3 (3.57%) Microsoft
9 2 (2.38%) McAfee
9 2 (2.38%) Symantec
10 1 (1.19%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.19%) HP
10 1 (1.19%) Kaspersky
10 1 (1.19%) WatchGuard
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