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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 168 172 132
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 27 39 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.69% 0.82% 1.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.84% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 22 31 53
Median salary £39,000 £45,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +34.32%
UK excluding London median salary £47,750 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +2.27%
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
3838 4618 4826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 98.23% 97.59% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3263 3723 3783
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £57,500
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +23 24 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Security Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 48 (100.00%) Firewall
2 42 (87.50%) Cisco
3 41 (85.42%) Cisco Certification
4 39 (81.25%) Network Security
5 35 (72.92%) CCNA
6 33 (68.75%) CCNP
7 21 (43.75%) CCIE
8 18 (37.50%) SQL
9 16 (33.33%) Oracle
9 16 (33.33%) SAN
10 15 (31.25%) CheckPoint
11 14 (29.17%) Juniper
11 14 (29.17%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (18.75%) Palo Alto
12 9 (18.75%) Fortinet
13 8 (16.67%) CCSE
13 8 (16.67%) JNCIS
13 8 (16.67%) Information Security
13 8 (16.67%) SIEM
14 7 (14.58%) Security Operations
14 7 (14.58%) Security Operations Centre
14 7 (14.58%) JNCIP
14 7 (14.58%) ITIL
15 6 (12.50%) CISSP
15 6 (12.50%) Forcepoint
15 6 (12.50%) Load Balancing
15 6 (12.50%) Blue Coat
15 6 (12.50%) Security+ Certification
15 6 (12.50%) Games
15 6 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management

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 (2.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 48 (100.00%) Firewall
2 39 (81.25%) Network Security
3 16 (33.33%) SAN
4 14 (29.17%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 3 (6.25%) DNS
7 2 (4.17%) BGP
7 2 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (4.17%) HTTP
7 2 (4.17%) IPv4
7 2 (4.17%) SMTP
7 2 (4.17%) VoIP
8 1 (2.08%) EIGRP
8 1 (2.08%) LAN
8 1 (2.08%) OSPF
8 1 (2.08%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (2.08%) VPN
8 1 (2.08%) WAN
8 1 (2.08%) WLAN
General
1 6 (12.50%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Security Operations Centre
2 5 (10.42%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.17%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.17%) iPad
4 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Linux
2 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.67%) Information Security
1 8 (16.67%) SIEM
2 7 (14.58%) ITIL
2 7 (14.58%) Security Operations
3 6 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 6 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (10.42%) IT Governance
5 4 (8.33%) High Availability
5 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.17%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.08%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (2.08%) Migration
7 1 (2.08%) Open Source
7 1 (2.08%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 18 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (6.25%) Bash Shell
2 3 (6.25%) Perl
2 3 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 41 (85.42%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (72.92%) CCNA
3 33 (68.75%) CCNP
4 21 (43.75%) CCIE
5 8 (16.67%) CCSE
5 8 (16.67%) JNCIS
6 7 (14.58%) JNCIP
7 6 (12.50%) CISSP
7 6 (12.50%) CompTIA Security+
7 6 (12.50%) Security+ Certification
8 5 (10.42%) CEH
8 5 (10.42%) CISA
8 5 (10.42%) CISM
8 5 (10.42%) CSSLP
8 5 (10.42%) Degree
8 5 (10.42%) GIAC
8 5 (10.42%) SANS
8 5 (10.42%) SSCP
9 3 (6.25%) RHCE
10 1 (2.08%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (10.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) yum
Vendors
1 42 (87.50%) Cisco
2 16 (33.33%) Oracle
3 15 (31.25%) CheckPoint
4 14 (29.17%) Juniper
5 9 (18.75%) Fortinet
5 9 (18.75%) Palo Alto
6 6 (12.50%) Blue Coat
6 6 (12.50%) Forcepoint
6 6 (12.50%) Proofpoint
7 4 (8.33%) Splunk
8 2 (4.17%) LogRhythm
8 2 (4.17%) Sourcefire
9 1 (2.08%) Citrix
9 1 (2.08%) Intel Security
9 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.08%) SolarWinds
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