The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 208 218 244
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 26 39 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.47% 0.61% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.63% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 20 38 7
Median salary £44,250 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £35,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Security Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5397 6184 6861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.51% 96.78% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4578 5042 5525
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 the North West

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

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Security Engineer Salary Trend in the North West

Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the North West region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in the North West

Security Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Manchester +3 14 £52,500 +5.00%
Merseyside - 9 £43,000 - 2
Cheshire +19 3 £62,500 +25.00%
Security Engineer
England

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 North West region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (42.22%) Firewall
1 19 (42.22%) Network Security
2 18 (40.00%) Cisco
3 14 (31.11%) Linux
3 14 (31.11%) F5
4 12 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (24.44%) VPN
5 11 (24.44%) CheckPoint
6 10 (22.22%) Information Security
6 10 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
7 9 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (17.78%) Finance
8 8 (17.78%) DNS
8 8 (17.78%) LAN
8 8 (17.78%) WAN
8 8 (17.78%) DHCP
8 8 (17.78%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (17.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 7 (15.56%) BIG-IP
9 7 (15.56%) Degree
9 7 (15.56%) Load Balancing
9 7 (15.56%) CCIE
9 7 (15.56%) VMware
9 7 (15.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 6 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (13.33%) ITIL
10 6 (13.33%) Intrusion Detection
10 6 (13.33%) CCSE
11 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (11.11%) JIRA

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 5 (11.11%) OpenStack
2 2 (4.44%) Apache
2 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.22%) IIS
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 19 (42.22%) Firewall
1 19 (42.22%) Network Security
2 12 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (24.44%) VPN
4 8 (17.78%) DHCP
4 8 (17.78%) DNS
4 8 (17.78%) LAN
4 8 (17.78%) WAN
5 7 (15.56%) BIG-IP
6 6 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (13.33%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
7 5 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 5 (11.11%) TCP/IP
8 3 (6.67%) VoIP
9 2 (4.44%) BGP
9 2 (4.44%) IPsec
9 2 (4.44%) IPv4
9 2 (4.44%) Wireless
9 2 (4.44%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.22%) MySQL
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 5 (11.11%) JIRA
2 2 (4.44%) Burp Suite
General
1 8 (17.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) Node.js
1 5 (11.11%) RESTful
2 3 (6.67%) Akka
2 3 (6.67%) Play Framework
3 2 (4.44%) HTML
3 2 (4.44%) JSP
3 2 (4.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.22%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.11%) Linux
2 3 (6.67%) Windows
3 2 (4.44%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.22%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) Information Security
1 10 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (17.78%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (17.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 7 (15.56%) Load Balancing
3 7 (15.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 6 (13.33%) ITIL
5 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.11%) DevOps
6 4 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (8.89%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (8.89%) Scrum
7 3 (6.67%) BDD
7 3 (6.67%) Kanban
7 3 (6.67%) OO
7 3 (6.67%) SIEM
7 3 (6.67%) TDD
7 3 (6.67%) UML
7 3 (6.67%) Web Development
8 2 (4.44%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.11%) Java
1 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 4 (8.89%) C#
3 3 (6.67%) Scala
4 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.22%) Perl
4 1 (2.22%) PHP
4 1 (2.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (15.56%) CCIE
2 7 (15.56%) Degree
3 6 (13.33%) CCSE
4 5 (11.11%) CCNP
5 4 (8.89%) CISSP
6 3 (6.67%) CCNA
6 3 (6.67%) CCSP
7 2 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.22%) CCSA
8 1 (2.22%) CISM
8 1 (2.22%) ISEB
8 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
8 1 (2.22%) SANS
8 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (4.44%) QA
2 2 (4.44%) SLA
3 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) Puppet
1 5 (11.11%) SELinux
2 4 (8.89%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (40.00%) Cisco
2 14 (31.11%) F5
3 11 (24.44%) CheckPoint
4 7 (15.56%) VMware
5 3 (6.67%) Juniper
5 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.44%) hybris
6 2 (4.44%) Oracle
7 1 (2.22%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.22%) MobileIron
7 1 (2.22%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.22%) ScanSafe
7 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.22%) Sophos
7 1 (2.22%) Splunk
7 1 (2.22%) Symantec
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