The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside 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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Engineer
Rank - 65 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.62% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £48,750 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +19.23%
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 Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
469 619 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 95.52% 95.52% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 358 521 508
Average salary £36,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 Merseyside

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

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Security Engineer Salary Trend in Merseyside

Security Engineer
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) VMware