The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Engineer
Rank 38 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 14 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.30% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.44% - -
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.56% -9.44%
Security Engineer
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
407 459 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 95.99% 97.45% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 339 399 446
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Engineer in the job title across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Security Engineer Salary Trend in Liverpool

Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool region that cited Security Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Engineer in their job title.

1 12 (85.71%) CISSP
1 12 (85.71%) CISM
1 12 (85.71%) Information Security
1 12 (85.71%) ISSAP
1 12 (85.71%) ISSMP
2 11 (78.57%) Retail
2 11 (78.57%) Degree
3 8 (57.14%) CheckPoint
3 8 (57.14%) E-Commerce
3 8 (57.14%) Cisco
4 7 (50.00%) Firewall
5 6 (42.86%) Law
5 6 (42.86%) UNIX
5 6 (42.86%) Windows
5 6 (42.86%) Linux
5 6 (42.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (42.86%) Data Protection
5 6 (42.86%) PCI DSS
5 6 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (42.86%) COBIT
6 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
6 5 (35.71%) Information Security Management
6 5 (35.71%) Security Management
6 5 (35.71%) ITIL
7 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (14.29%) LAN
8 2 (14.29%) WAN
8 2 (14.29%) VPN
8 2 (14.29%) Network Security
9 1 (7.14%) Aruba

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool region that cited Security Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) Firewall
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (14.29%) Network Security
3 2 (14.29%) LAN
3 2 (14.29%) WAN
3 2 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (7.14%) MPLS
4 1 (7.14%) VoIP
4 1 (7.14%) Wireless
General
1 11 (78.57%) Retail
2 6 (42.86%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) UNIX
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Information Security
2 8 (57.14%) E-Commerce
3 6 (42.86%) Data Protection
4 5 (35.71%) ITIL
4 5 (35.71%) Information Security Management
4 5 (35.71%) Security Management
5 1 (7.14%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) CISSP
1 12 (85.71%) CISM
1 12 (85.71%) ISSAP
1 12 (85.71%) ISSMP
2 11 (78.57%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) CCNP
3 1 (7.14%) CCSA
3 1 (7.14%) CCSE
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.14%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 6 (42.86%) COBIT
1 6 (42.86%) PCI DSS
2 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco
1 8 (57.14%) CheckPoint
2 1 (7.14%) Aruba
Liverpool
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
QVC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago