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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 179 176 185
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 17 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.47% 0.37% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.38% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 2
Median salary £44,000 £37,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.91% -27.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £31,000 £44,250
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £59,500 £58,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,750 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +2.27%
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
3548 3710 3972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.42% 96.92% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3001 3117 3251
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 August 2016.

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 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bolton -9 2 £39,500 +6.75%
Security Engineer
North West

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Manchester region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (74.19%) Firewall
2 12 (38.71%) Cisco
3 11 (35.48%) CheckPoint
3 11 (35.48%) Network Security
4 9 (29.03%) Information Security
5 8 (25.81%) VPN
6 7 (22.58%) LAN
6 7 (22.58%) CISSP
7 6 (19.35%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 5 (16.13%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (16.13%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (16.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (16.13%) Finance
8 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
8 5 (16.13%) SSL
9 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
9 4 (12.90%) ITIL
9 4 (12.90%) VMware
9 4 (12.90%) CCSE
10 3 (9.68%) F5
10 3 (9.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 3 (9.68%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 3 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (9.68%) Degree
10 3 (9.68%) Cisco PIX
10 3 (9.68%) Citrix
10 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
10 3 (9.68%) IPsec
10 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (9.68%) ITIL Certification

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 2 (6.45%) Apache
1 2 (6.45%) OpenStack
1 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 23 (74.19%) Firewall
2 11 (35.48%) Network Security
3 8 (25.81%) VPN
4 7 (22.58%) LAN
5 5 (16.13%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (16.13%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (16.13%) SSL
5 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
6 3 (9.68%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (9.68%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (9.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (9.68%) IPsec
6 3 (9.68%) WAN
7 2 (6.45%) DHCP
7 2 (6.45%) DNS
7 2 (6.45%) VLAN
7 2 (6.45%) Wireshark
7 2 (6.45%) WLAN
8 1 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (3.23%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (6.45%) Burp Suite
1 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.45%) JIRA
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) HTML
1 2 (6.45%) JSP
1 2 (6.45%) Node.js
1 2 (6.45%) RESTful
1 2 (6.45%) Web Services
2 1 (3.23%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) PMI
2 1 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Information Security
2 6 (19.35%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 4 (12.90%) ITIL
4 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.45%) Automated Testing
5 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.45%) Manual Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Open Source
5 2 (6.45%) OWASP
5 2 (6.45%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Security Testing
5 2 (6.45%) SIEM
5 2 (6.45%) Web Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.23%) Service Management
6 1 (3.23%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.23%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) Java
1 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.23%) C#
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) CISSP
2 4 (12.90%) CCSE
3 3 (9.68%) CCNP
3 3 (9.68%) CCSP
3 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (9.68%) Degree
3 3 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (6.45%) CCIE
4 2 (6.45%) CCNA
4 2 (6.45%) PMI Certification
5 1 (3.23%) CCSA
5 1 (3.23%) CISM
5 1 (3.23%) ISEB
5 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Puppet
1 2 (6.45%) SELinux
2 1 (3.23%) Cacti
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Cisco
2 11 (35.48%) CheckPoint
3 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.90%) VMware
4 3 (9.68%) Citrix
4 3 (9.68%) F5
5 2 (6.45%) hybris
5 2 (6.45%) Juniper
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle
6 1 (3.23%) Aruba
6 1 (3.23%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (3.23%) IronPort
6 1 (3.23%) MobileIron
6 1 (3.23%) Palo Alto
6 1 (3.23%) Polycom
6 1 (3.23%) ScanSafe
6 1 (3.23%) Siemens
6 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.23%) Sophos
6 1 (3.23%) Symantec
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus & Training Budget
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago