The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Engineer
Rank 157 - 176
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 15 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.46% - 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% - 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 4
Average salary £50,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +18.75%
Security Engineer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3129 3620 3931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.28% 94.86% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2554 2983 3414
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Security Engineer Salary Trend in Manchester

Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Manchester

Security Engineer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Engineer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 2 £38,750 -
Security Engineer
North West

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 19 (82.61%) Network Security
2 17 (73.91%) CISSP
3 14 (60.87%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (56.52%) CCNA
4 13 (56.52%) WAN
5 12 (52.17%) Firewall
5 12 (52.17%) Degree
6 11 (47.83%) Network Design
6 11 (47.83%) Cash Management
7 8 (34.78%) LAN
7 8 (34.78%) CCNP
8 6 (26.09%) CheckPoint
8 6 (26.09%) Windows
8 6 (26.09%) Rackspace
9 5 (21.74%) Cisco
9 5 (21.74%) Finance
10 4 (17.39%) McAfee
10 4 (17.39%) Blue Coat
11 3 (13.04%) SSL
11 3 (13.04%) VPN
11 3 (13.04%) Juniper
12 2 (8.70%) Information Security
12 2 (8.70%) Security Management
12 2 (8.70%) DNS
12 2 (8.70%) VoIP
12 2 (8.70%) DHCP
12 2 (8.70%) Nessus
12 2 (8.70%) Tripwire
12 2 (8.70%) CEH
12 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Assessment

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (82.61%) Network Security
2 13 (56.52%) WAN
3 12 (52.17%) Firewall
4 8 (34.78%) LAN
5 3 (13.04%) SSL
5 3 (13.04%) VPN
6 2 (8.70%) DNS
6 2 (8.70%) VoIP
6 2 (8.70%) DHCP
7 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Law
2 1 (4.35%) Legal
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Network Design
1 11 (47.83%) Cash Management
2 2 (8.70%) Information Security
2 2 (8.70%) Security Management
2 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (8.70%) SIEM
3 1 (4.35%) Security Architecture
3 1 (4.35%) Network Management
3 1 (4.35%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (4.35%) Change Control
3 1 (4.35%) Test Strategy
3 1 (4.35%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
3 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 17 (73.91%) CISSP
2 14 (60.87%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (56.52%) CCNA
4 12 (52.17%) Degree
5 8 (34.78%) CCNP
6 2 (8.70%) CEH
7 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
7 1 (4.35%) CCSE
7 1 (4.35%) CISA
7 1 (4.35%) CISM
7 1 (4.35%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 17799
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) CheckPoint
1 6 (26.09%) Rackspace
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco
3 4 (17.39%) McAfee
3 4 (17.39%) Blue Coat
4 3 (13.04%) Juniper
5 2 (8.70%) Tripwire
5 2 (8.70%) ServiceNow
5 2 (8.70%) Lumension
6 1 (4.35%) Aruba
6 1 (4.35%) Splunk
6 1 (4.35%) ArcSight
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £25000 per annum + Car, overtime, on call
Posted: 18 days ago