Period
to 17 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Security Engineer was £53,000 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

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

Security Engineer
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 66 85
Rank change year-on-year +2 +19 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 3 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.45% 0.90% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.92% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 6
Swindon median annual salary £53,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.58% -9.52% +36.36%
10th Percentile £46,900 £30,250 £43,375
90th Percentile £56,500 £56,200 £58,125
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -14.29% +31.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon. 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
Swindon
Permanent vacancies in Swindon with a recognized job title 648 762 975
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.29% 97.69% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 541 631 880
Swindon median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £62,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Engineer in Swindon

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Security Engineer in Swindon

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 Swindon region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
1 2 (66.67%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Automotive

Security Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) F5
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper