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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Engineer
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 157 157 182
Rank change year-on-year
0 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 24 48 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.69% 1.14% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 1.18% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 16 48 35
Median salary £34,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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
3421 4085 4573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.99% 97.08% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2979 3454 3766
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +22 24 £34,500 -23.33%
Security Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 51 (100.00%) Firewall
2 34 (66.67%) Network Security
3 33 (64.71%) Cisco
4 31 (60.78%) Cisco Certification
5 29 (56.86%) CCNP
6 21 (41.18%) CCIE
7 17 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 15 (29.41%) CISSP
8 15 (29.41%) SSCP
8 15 (29.41%) CISA
8 15 (29.41%) CISM
9 14 (27.45%) Security+ Certification
9 14 (27.45%) ITIL
9 14 (27.45%) CompTIA Security+
10 12 (23.53%) Vulnerability Management
10 12 (23.53%) PCI DSS
11 10 (19.61%) CCNA
12 9 (17.65%) Juniper
12 9 (17.65%) CheckPoint
12 9 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (17.65%) IT Governance
12 9 (17.65%) Degree
12 9 (17.65%) Information Security
13 6 (11.76%) Load Balancing
13 6 (11.76%) Games
14 5 (9.80%) GIAC
14 5 (9.80%) Management Information System
14 5 (9.80%) CSSLP
14 5 (9.80%) CISMP
14 5 (9.80%) CEH

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:

Communications & Networking
1 51 (100.00%) Firewall
2 34 (66.67%) Network Security
3 9 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.96%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.96%) LAN
4 1 (1.96%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.96%) WAN
General
1 6 (11.76%) Games
2 1 (1.96%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.92%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) ITIL
2 12 (23.53%) Vulnerability Management
3 9 (17.65%) Information Security
3 9 (17.65%) IT Governance
4 6 (11.76%) Load Balancing
5 4 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.92%) High Availability
6 2 (3.92%) ITIL V3
6 2 (3.92%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (3.92%) Security Operations
6 2 (3.92%) SIEM
6 2 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (1.96%) Network Security Management
7 1 (1.96%) Security Management
7 1 (1.96%) Service Management
7 1 (1.96%) Validation
Qualifications
1 31 (60.78%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (56.86%) CCNP
3 21 (41.18%) CCIE
4 15 (29.41%) CISA
4 15 (29.41%) CISM
4 15 (29.41%) CISSP
4 15 (29.41%) SSCP
5 14 (27.45%) CompTIA Security+
5 14 (27.45%) Security+ Certification
6 10 (19.61%) CCNA
7 9 (17.65%) Degree
8 5 (9.80%) CEH
8 5 (9.80%) CISMP
8 5 (9.80%) CSSLP
8 5 (9.80%) GIAC
8 5 (9.80%) SANS
9 2 (3.92%) CCSE
9 2 (3.92%) JNCIP
9 2 (3.92%) JNCIS
10 1 (1.96%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (23.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Snort
Vendors
1 33 (64.71%) Cisco
2 9 (17.65%) CheckPoint
2 9 (17.65%) Juniper
3 2 (3.92%) Blue Coat
3 2 (3.92%) Forcepoint
3 2 (3.92%) Fortinet
3 2 (3.92%) Palo Alto
3 2 (3.92%) Proofpoint
4 1 (1.96%) Intel Security
4 1 (1.96%) LogRhythm
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.96%) Sourcefire
4 1 (1.96%) Splunk
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ECSC Group PLC
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago