The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the North Yorkshire 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Engineer
Rank 76 - 82
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 17 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.80% - 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.85% - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 17 0 1
Average salary £37,500 - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £47,500 £40,625
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +16.92%
Security Engineer
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
919 1076 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 97.15% 98.09% 94.33%
Number of salaries quoted 855 919 494
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Security Engineer Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

Security Engineer
Top 27 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 23 (100.00%) Firewall
1 23 (100.00%) Nessus
1 23 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 23 (100.00%) Metasploit
1 23 (100.00%) Network Security
2 22 (95.65%) Cisco ASA
2 22 (95.65%) Fortinet
2 22 (95.65%) TCP/IP
2 22 (95.65%) Risk Management
2 22 (95.65%) Perl
2 22 (95.65%) PHP
2 22 (95.65%) Linux
2 22 (95.65%) Python
2 22 (95.65%) Cisco
3 2 (8.70%) Wireless
4 1 (4.35%) VPN
4 1 (4.35%) Security Management
4 1 (4.35%) Citrix
4 1 (4.35%) Juniper
4 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.35%) VoIP
4 1 (4.35%) CORE IMPACT
4 1 (4.35%) Acunetix
4 1 (4.35%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (4.35%) Social Engineering
4 1 (4.35%) Brocade
4 1 (4.35%) Nmap

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 23 (100.00%) Firewall
1 23 (100.00%) Network Security
2 22 (95.65%) Cisco ASA
2 22 (95.65%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.70%) Wireless
4 1 (4.35%) VPN
4 1 (4.35%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 23 (100.00%) Metasploit
Operating Systems
1 22 (95.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 22 (95.65%) Risk Management
3 1 (4.35%) Security Management
3 1 (4.35%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (4.35%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) Perl
1 22 (95.65%) PHP
1 22 (95.65%) Python
Systems Management
1 23 (100.00%) Nessus
2 1 (4.35%) CORE IMPACT
2 1 (4.35%) Nmap
Vendors
1 22 (95.65%) Fortinet
1 22 (95.65%) Cisco
2 1 (4.35%) Citrix
2 1 (4.35%) Juniper
2 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
2 1 (4.35%) Acunetix
2 1 (4.35%) Brocade