Period
to 20 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Security Engineer was £54,000 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

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
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 69 72
Rank change year-on-year -11 +3 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 3 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.36% 0.42% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.43% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 5
Swindon median annual salary £54,000 £53,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.89% +63.08% -28.18%
10th Percentile £52,000 £46,900 £30,250
90th Percentile £56,000 £56,500 £56,300
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +38.46% -27.78%

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 804 693 779
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.49% 96.92% 98.36%
Number of salaries quoted 731 569 640
Swindon median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £24,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,787 £57,500 £60,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% -3.75%

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 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, Security Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Swindon region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (66.67%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (66.67%) Cyberattack
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Firepower
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) Clearswift
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) Automotive
2 2 (66.67%) Legal
2 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Network Design
2 2 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection

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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Firepower
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (66.67%) IPsec
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
1 2 (66.67%) OSPF
1 2 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
1 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (66.67%) Automotive
1 2 (66.67%) Legal
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Cyberattack
1 2 (66.67%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) IT Governance
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Network Design
1 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Clearswift
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Forcepoint
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee