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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 171 185 195
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 29 30 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.68% 0.63% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.65% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 29 29 21
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +41.79%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
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
4141 4635 5003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.34% 97.78% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3409 3648 4071
Median salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £53,200
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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 3 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Engineer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
Leeds -8 21 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Bradford - 4 £28,250 -
Halifax 0 1 £37,500 -16.66%
Security Engineer
Yorkshire

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 59 (71.08%) Firewall
2 58 (69.88%) Cisco
3 53 (63.86%) Cisco Certification
4 51 (61.45%) CCNA
5 49 (59.04%) Network Security
6 46 (55.42%) CCNP
7 25 (30.12%) LAN
7 25 (30.12%) WAN
7 25 (30.12%) CheckPoint
8 24 (28.92%) Cisco ASA
9 23 (27.71%) SQL
10 22 (26.51%) CCIE
11 21 (25.30%) Unix
11 21 (25.30%) Windows
11 21 (25.30%) Intel Security
12 20 (24.10%) McAfee ePO
12 20 (24.10%) Risk Management
13 16 (19.28%) SAN
14 15 (18.07%) Oracle
14 15 (18.07%) High Availability
14 15 (18.07%) Palo Alto
15 14 (16.87%) Incident Management
16 13 (15.66%) CCSP
16 13 (15.66%) VPN
16 13 (15.66%) Capacity Planning
17 12 (14.46%) Trend Analysis
17 12 (14.46%) Cisco PIX
17 12 (14.46%) E-Commerce
18 11 (13.25%) BGP
19 10 (12.05%) Wireless

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (1.20%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) IaaS
1 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (71.08%) Firewall
2 49 (59.04%) Network Security
3 25 (30.12%) LAN
3 25 (30.12%) WAN
4 24 (28.92%) Cisco ASA
5 16 (19.28%) SAN
6 13 (15.66%) VPN
7 12 (14.46%) Cisco PIX
8 11 (13.25%) BGP
9 10 (12.05%) Wireless
10 8 (9.64%) TCP/IP
11 7 (8.43%) Cisco ISE
11 7 (8.43%) Cisco Wireless
11 7 (8.43%) DNS
11 7 (8.43%) MPLS
12 3 (3.61%) HTTP
12 3 (3.61%) IPv4
12 3 (3.61%) OSPF
12 3 (3.61%) SMTP
12 3 (3.61%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.02%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (3.61%) Games
2 1 (1.20%) Finance
2 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.61%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.64%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (3.61%) iPad
3 2 (2.41%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (25.30%) Unix
1 21 (25.30%) Windows
2 7 (8.43%) Linux
3 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (24.10%) Risk Management
2 15 (18.07%) High Availability
3 14 (16.87%) Incident Management
4 13 (15.66%) Capacity Planning
5 12 (14.46%) E-Commerce
5 12 (14.46%) Trend Analysis
6 8 (9.64%) Security Operations
7 7 (8.43%) Change Control
7 7 (8.43%) Information Security
7 7 (8.43%) Network Monitoring
7 7 (8.43%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (7.23%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (7.23%) SIEM
9 5 (6.02%) ITSM
9 5 (6.02%) Service Management
10 4 (4.82%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (3.61%) ITIL
11 3 (3.61%) Load Balancing
11 3 (3.61%) Open Source
12 2 (2.41%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (27.71%) SQL
2 6 (7.23%) Bash Shell
2 6 (7.23%) Perl
2 6 (7.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 53 (63.86%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (61.45%) CCNA
3 46 (55.42%) CCNP
4 22 (26.51%) CCIE
5 13 (15.66%) CCSP
6 7 (8.43%) CCDA
7 5 (6.02%) CCSA
7 5 (6.02%) CCSE
8 4 (4.82%) JNCIA
8 4 (4.82%) JNCIS
8 4 (4.82%) RHCE
9 3 (3.61%) CISSP
9 3 (3.61%) CompTIA Security+
9 3 (3.61%) Security+ Certification
10 1 (1.20%) Degree
10 1 (1.20%) MCSE
10 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (7.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.20%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (24.10%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (3.61%) yum
3 1 (1.20%) ArcSight ESM
3 1 (1.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 58 (69.88%) Cisco
2 25 (30.12%) CheckPoint
3 21 (25.30%) Intel Security
4 15 (18.07%) Oracle
4 15 (18.07%) Palo Alto
5 8 (9.64%) Juniper
6 7 (8.43%) Microsoft
7 6 (7.23%) Fortinet
8 4 (4.82%) Splunk
9 3 (3.61%) ArcSight
9 3 (3.61%) Blue Coat
9 3 (3.61%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.41%) F5
11 1 (1.20%) Citrix
11 1 (1.20%) Forcepoint
11 1 (1.20%) LogRhythm
11 1 (1.20%) Proofpoint
11 1 (1.20%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.20%) Tripwire
11 1 (1.20%) WatchGuard
Leeds
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
London, Kent, West Yorkshire
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year plus discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 18 days ago