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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Engineer
Rank 184 193 160
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 25 11 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.50% 0.24% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.25% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 25 10 9
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £45,250 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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 West 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4868 4372 3789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.85% 95.29% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3948 3450 3118
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,500
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 West Yorkshire

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

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Security Engineer Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Security Engineer
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Engineer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +3 13 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Halifax - 10 £45,000 -
Security Engineer
Yorkshire

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the West 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 32 (91.43%) Cisco
2 31 (88.57%) Firewall
3 27 (77.14%) Network Security
4 21 (60.00%) CheckPoint
5 20 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (48.57%) CCNP
7 12 (34.29%) Games
7 12 (34.29%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (34.29%) ScanSafe
8 11 (31.43%) VPN
9 10 (28.57%) ITIL
9 10 (28.57%) Symantec
9 10 (28.57%) MPLS
9 10 (28.57%) McAfee
9 10 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
9 10 (28.57%) Clearswift
9 10 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
10 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
11 8 (22.86%) Load Balancing
12 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
12 7 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (17.14%) Juniper
13 6 (17.14%) CCNA
13 6 (17.14%) IPsec
13 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
14 5 (14.29%) LAN
14 5 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
15 4 (11.43%) Windows
15 4 (11.43%) PCI DSS
15 4 (11.43%) Finance

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the West 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.71%) Lync
1 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 31 (88.57%) Firewall
2 27 (77.14%) Network Security
3 12 (34.29%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (31.43%) VPN
5 10 (28.57%) MPLS
6 6 (17.14%) IPsec
7 5 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (14.29%) LAN
8 4 (11.43%) Wireless
9 3 (8.57%) VoIP
9 3 (8.57%) WAN
9 3 (8.57%) BGP
10 2 (5.71%) DMZ
10 2 (5.71%) Internet
10 2 (5.71%) WLAN
10 2 (5.71%) VLAN
11 1 (2.86%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) MySQL
General
1 12 (34.29%) Games
2 4 (11.43%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) PKI
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) Linux
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) ITIL
1 10 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
2 8 (22.86%) Load Balancing
3 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (11.43%) Information Security
5 3 (8.57%) Project Management
5 3 (8.57%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Cyber Security
6 2 (5.71%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.86%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) Java
1 1 (2.86%) Perl
1 1 (2.86%) PHP
1 1 (2.86%) SQL
1 1 (2.86%) Python
1 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (48.57%) CCNP
3 7 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (17.14%) CCNA
5 4 (11.43%) CCSA
6 3 (8.57%) CCSP
7 2 (5.71%) VCP4
8 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.86%) MCSE
8 1 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (5.71%) UAG
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.86%) WSUS
2 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (91.43%) Cisco
2 21 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 12 (34.29%) ScanSafe
4 10 (28.57%) Symantec
4 10 (28.57%) McAfee
4 10 (28.57%) Clearswift
5 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
6 6 (17.14%) Juniper
7 3 (8.57%) VMware
8 2 (5.71%) Riverbed
9 1 (2.86%) Sourcefire
9 1 (2.86%) LANDesk
9 1 (2.86%) NetApp
9 1 (2.86%) Citrix
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vodafone Group
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Telefonica
Posted: 14 days ago