The median annual salary for a Principal Security Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

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

Principal Security Engineer
UK
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 956 983
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Security Engineer 0 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.006% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.006% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Median salary - £55,000 -
UK excluding London median salary - £52,500 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 83638 100515 107033
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.37% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 69429 84372 87341
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Principal Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Principal Security Engineer in the UK

Principal Security Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Principal Security Engineer in the UK

Principal Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, Principal 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 featuring Principal Security Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Sybase
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
1 2 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 2 (100.00%) CA
1 2 (100.00%) REXX
1 2 (100.00%) zOS
1 2 (100.00%) JCL
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (100.00%) ISPF
1 2 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) Time Sharing Option
1 2 (100.00%) CLIST
1 2 (100.00%) Job Entry Subsystem

Principal Security Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) ISPF
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 2 (100.00%) CLIST
1 2 (100.00%) JCL
1 2 (100.00%) REXX
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 2 (100.00%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CA
1 2 (100.00%) Sybase