The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington 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 59 70 48
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 7 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 1.36% 0.39% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 0.41% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £47,500 £40,625
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +16.92%
Security Engineer
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Warrington 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
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
489 483 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 95.32% 94.34% 93.47%
Number of salaries quoted 432 407 255
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,596
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,100 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Security Engineer Salary Trend in Warrington

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) SIEM
2 4 (50.00%) Cyber Security
2 4 (50.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 4 (50.00%) LogRhythm
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) SLA
2 4 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 4 (50.00%) Computer Forensics
2 4 (50.00%) Computer Security
3 3 (37.50%) JSP 440
3 3 (37.50%) RMADS
3 3 (37.50%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) Ethical Hacking
3 3 (37.50%) CEH
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) JSP
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) CCIE
3 3 (37.50%) CCNP
3 3 (37.50%) CCNA
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (37.50%) Juniper
3 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 3 (37.50%) Wireshark
3 3 (37.50%) Network Security
3 3 (37.50%) Metasploit

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

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

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
1 3 (37.50%) Wireshark
1 3 (37.50%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) SMTP
2 1 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Metasploit
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) RMADS
1 3 (37.50%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Forensics
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Security
1 4 (50.00%) SIEM
1 4 (50.00%) Cyber Security
1 4 (50.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 3 (37.50%) Open Source
2 3 (37.50%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) CCIE
3 3 (37.50%) CCNP
3 3 (37.50%) CCNA
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (37.50%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
2 3 (37.50%) JSP 440
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Blue Coat
1 4 (50.00%) LogRhythm
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Juniper
2 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 2 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) McAfee
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft