The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Engineer
North West / Manchester
Rank 182 166 173
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 17 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.46% 0.41% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.42% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 12
Median salary £36,500 £62,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-41.60% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,090 £62,500 £32,550
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £62,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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
3554 3067 3807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.87% 95.96% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3063 2565 3287
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

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 23 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Engineer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 3 £46,250 -
Security Engineer
North West

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Manchester region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 36 (87.80%) Firewall
2 26 (63.41%) Cisco
3 18 (43.90%) Network Security
4 17 (41.46%) CheckPoint
5 16 (39.02%) Finance
5 16 (39.02%) Server Hardening
6 14 (34.15%) VMware
7 13 (31.71%) SIEM
8 12 (29.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 12 (29.27%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (29.27%) ITIL
8 12 (29.27%) Linux
9 11 (26.83%) LAN
9 11 (26.83%) Windows
9 11 (26.83%) Information Security
10 10 (24.39%) Citrix
10 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
11 9 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (21.95%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (21.95%) VPN
12 8 (19.51%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 7 (17.07%) Management Information System
13 7 (17.07%) Splunk
13 7 (17.07%) Degree
13 7 (17.07%) Windows Server
14 6 (14.63%) Cisco Nexus
14 6 (14.63%) Cybersecurity
14 6 (14.63%) Wireless
14 6 (14.63%) Security Management
14 6 (14.63%) Intrusion Detection

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 4 (9.76%) IIS
2 3 (7.32%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (87.80%) Firewall
2 18 (43.90%) Network Security
3 12 (29.27%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (26.83%) LAN
5 9 (21.95%) VPN
6 6 (14.63%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (14.63%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (14.63%) Wireless
7 5 (12.20%) Cisco PIX
7 5 (12.20%) DHCP
7 5 (12.20%) DNS
7 5 (12.20%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 5 (12.20%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 5 (12.20%) WAN
7 5 (12.20%) Wireless Security
8 4 (9.76%) DMZ
8 4 (9.76%) SSL
9 3 (7.32%) IPv4
9 3 (7.32%) IPv6
10 1 (2.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.44%) JIRA
General
1 16 (39.02%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) .NET
1 1 (2.44%) 802.1X
1 1 (2.44%) Node.js
1 1 (2.44%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.88%) PMI
3 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (29.27%) Linux
2 11 (26.83%) Windows
3 7 (17.07%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) Server Hardening
2 13 (31.71%) SIEM
3 12 (29.27%) ITIL
4 11 (26.83%) Information Security
5 8 (19.51%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 6 (14.63%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (14.63%) Security Management
7 5 (12.20%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (12.20%) Service Delivery
8 4 (9.76%) Security Patching
8 4 (9.76%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 3 (7.32%) Identity Management
9 3 (7.32%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Management
10 2 (4.88%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (4.88%) Open Source
11 1 (2.44%) DevOps
11 1 (2.44%) Security Auditing
11 1 (2.44%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) Java
1 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (17.07%) Degree
3 6 (14.63%) CISSP
4 5 (12.20%) CCSE
5 2 (4.88%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.44%) CCNP
6 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (29.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Cacti
1 1 (2.44%) CSIRT
1 1 (2.44%) FortiGate
1 1 (2.44%) Nessus
1 1 (2.44%) Puppet
1 1 (2.44%) SELinux
Vendors
1 26 (63.41%) Cisco
2 17 (41.46%) CheckPoint
3 14 (34.15%) VMware
4 10 (24.39%) Citrix
4 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
5 7 (17.07%) Splunk
6 5 (12.20%) F5
7 4 (9.76%) Fortinet
7 4 (9.76%) Palo Alto
8 2 (4.88%) ArcSight
8 2 (4.88%) Juniper
8 2 (4.88%) Novell
8 2 (4.88%) Symantec
9 1 (2.44%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (2.44%) Extreme Networks
9 1 (2.44%) Intel Security
9 1 (2.44%) IronPort
9 1 (2.44%) LANDesk
9 1 (2.44%) Polycom
9 1 (2.44%) Siemens
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