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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Engineer
Rank 49 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.52% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.57% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
383 454 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 97.21% 97.63% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 327 397 372
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 17 (94.44%) CISSP
1 17 (94.44%) CISM
1 17 (94.44%) Information Security
1 17 (94.44%) ISSAP
1 17 (94.44%) ISSMP
2 12 (66.67%) Law
2 12 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 10 (55.56%) Retail
3 10 (55.56%) Degree
3 10 (55.56%) COBIT
4 8 (44.44%) Information Security Management
4 8 (44.44%) Security Management
4 8 (44.44%) ITIL
4 8 (44.44%) Cisco
4 8 (44.44%) CheckPoint
5 7 (38.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (38.89%) Firewall
5 7 (38.89%) UNIX
5 7 (38.89%) Windows
5 7 (38.89%) Linux
5 7 (38.89%) PCI DSS
5 7 (38.89%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (27.78%) Data Protection
7 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
7 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (11.11%) CISA
9 1 (5.56%) LAN
9 1 (5.56%) WAN
9 1 (5.56%) VPN
9 1 (5.56%) Network Security

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (38.89%) Firewall
1 7 (38.89%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (5.56%) LAN
2 1 (5.56%) WAN
2 1 (5.56%) VPN
2 1 (5.56%) Network Security
General
1 12 (66.67%) Law
2 10 (55.56%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) UNIX
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
1 7 (38.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Information Security
2 12 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 8 (44.44%) Information Security Management
3 8 (44.44%) Security Management
3 8 (44.44%) ITIL
4 5 (27.78%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 17 (94.44%) CISSP
1 17 (94.44%) CISM
1 17 (94.44%) ISSAP
1 17 (94.44%) ISSMP
2 10 (55.56%) Degree
3 2 (11.11%) CISA
4 1 (5.56%) CCSE
4 1 (5.56%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (55.56%) COBIT
2 7 (38.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (38.89%) PCI DSS
3 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Cisco
1 8 (44.44%) CheckPoint
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