Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Security Engineer was £36,250 in advertised job vacancies in Warwickshire during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Security Engineer
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 102 103
Rank change year-on-year +7 +1 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 14 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 1.11% 0.51% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 0.53% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 7
Warwickshire median annual salary £36,250 - £35,000
10th Percentile £32,500 - £32,500
90th Percentile £76,250 - £37,500
West Midlands median annual salary £43,750 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.78% +28.57% -17.65%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire. 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
Warwickshire
Permanent vacancies in Warwickshire with a recognized job title 1233 1139 1358
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.55% 97.43% 94.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1116 889 1207
Warwickshire median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% +2.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,750 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Engineer in Warwickshire

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Salary trend for Security Engineer in Warwickshire

Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Engineer in Warwickshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Engineer in Warwickshire

Security Engineer
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Engineer within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 24 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
Warwick +15 6 £35,000 -
Rugby - 4 £72,500 -
Nuneaton -5 2 £34,000 -
Security Engineer
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Warwickshire region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (85.71%) Firewall
2 11 (78.57%) SIEM
3 8 (57.14%) LAN
3 8 (57.14%) Cisco
3 8 (57.14%) WAN
3 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 8 (57.14%) Network Security
4 7 (50.00%) Incident Management
5 6 (42.86%) iPad
5 6 (42.86%) CheckPoint
5 6 (42.86%) Middleware
5 6 (42.86%) Unix
5 6 (42.86%) Windows
5 6 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (42.86%) Cisco PIX
6 5 (35.71%) Security Operations
7 4 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 4 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (28.57%) Security Monitoring
7 4 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (28.57%) Cylance
7 4 (28.57%) B2B
7 4 (28.57%) Rapid7
7 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (28.57%) Information Security
8 2 (14.29%) Retail
8 2 (14.29%) PuTTY
8 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
8 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
8 2 (14.29%) VoIP

Security Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) Firewall
2 8 (57.14%) LAN
2 8 (57.14%) Network Security
2 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 8 (57.14%) WAN
3 6 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (42.86%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (14.29%) PuTTY
4 2 (14.29%) VoIP
General
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) iPad
2 4 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (7.14%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Unix
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) SIEM
2 7 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 5 (35.71%) Security Operations
4 4 (28.57%) B2B
4 4 (28.57%) Information Security
4 4 (28.57%) Security Monitoring
4 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCNA
1 1 (7.14%) CCNP
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (7.14%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (7.14%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco
2 6 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 4 (28.57%) Cylance
3 4 (28.57%) Rapid7
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.14%) ArcSight
5 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
5 1 (7.14%) Sourcefire