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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Engineer
Rank 92 105 72
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 1 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 0.096% 0.086% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.098% 0.088% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.39% +13.75%
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
1022 1134 946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 97.99% 97.51% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 904 840 680
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) Brocade
3 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 1 (33.33%) CCIP
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) IPv4
3 1 (33.33%) IPv6
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) RIP
3 1 (33.33%) SNMP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Metasploit
3 1 (33.33%) F5

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) IPv4
3 1 (33.33%) IPv6
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) RIP
3 1 (33.33%) SNMP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) HSRP
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) CCIP
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
1 1 (33.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Brocade
3 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) F5