The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Liverpool region that had Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 42 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.48% 0.24% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 0.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Median salary £43,500 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.90% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
329 403 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 97.63% 95.27% 96.07%
Number of salaries quoted 266 283 469
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of job ads across the Liverpool region that featured Security Engineer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 Liverpool region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 5 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (100.00%) F5
1 5 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (80.00%) Nagios
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 5 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) F5
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft