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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Engineer
Rank 182 195 153
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -42
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 22 7 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.44% 0.14% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.15% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 11
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 £32,500 £45,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.12%
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
4918 4649 3788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.56% 95.64% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3929 3762 3065
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £23,500
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 27 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 27 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 +14 13 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Halifax - 7 £45,000 -
Security Engineer
Yorkshire

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 37 (92.50%) Cisco
2 33 (82.50%) Firewall
3 29 (72.50%) Network Security
4 26 (65.00%) CheckPoint
5 25 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (55.00%) CCNP
7 13 (32.50%) Games
8 12 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (30.00%) ScanSafe
9 11 (27.50%) VPN
10 10 (25.00%) CCNA
10 10 (25.00%) ITIL
10 10 (25.00%) Clearswift
10 10 (25.00%) Symantec
10 10 (25.00%) MPLS
10 10 (25.00%) McAfee
10 10 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
10 10 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
11 9 (22.50%) Load Balancing
11 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
12 7 (17.50%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (17.50%) Active Directory
13 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (15.00%) IPsec
13 6 (15.00%) Juniper
13 6 (15.00%) LAN
14 5 (12.50%) Finance
14 5 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
15 4 (10.00%) F5
15 4 (10.00%) PCI DSS

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 (5.00%) Lync
1 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 33 (82.50%) Firewall
2 29 (72.50%) Network Security
3 12 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (27.50%) VPN
5 10 (25.00%) MPLS
6 6 (15.00%) LAN
6 6 (15.00%) IPsec
7 5 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (10.00%) WAN
8 4 (10.00%) Wireless
9 3 (7.50%) BGP
9 3 (7.50%) VoIP
10 2 (5.00%) WLAN
10 2 (5.00%) FTP
10 2 (5.00%) DMZ
10 2 (5.00%) Internet
10 2 (5.00%) VLAN
11 1 (2.50%) Wireshark
11 1 (2.50%) tcpdump
11 1 (2.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) MySQL
General
1 13 (32.50%) Games
2 5 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) PKI
2 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Windows
2 3 (7.50%) Linux
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) ITIL
1 10 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 9 (22.50%) Load Balancing
3 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (10.00%) Information Security
5 3 (7.50%) Project Management
5 3 (7.50%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (5.00%) Cyber Security
6 2 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.50%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.50%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.50%) Network Management
7 1 (2.50%) SIEM
7 1 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) Python
2 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.50%) Java
2 1 (2.50%) Perl
2 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (55.00%) CCNP
3 10 (25.00%) CCNA
4 7 (17.50%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (10.00%) CCSA
6 3 (7.50%) CCSP
7 1 (2.50%) MCSE
7 1 (2.50%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.50%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (17.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.00%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (5.00%) UAG
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.50%) Snort
Systems Management
1 10 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.50%) WSUS
2 1 (2.50%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) OpenView
Vendors
1 37 (92.50%) Cisco
2 26 (65.00%) CheckPoint
3 12 (30.00%) ScanSafe
4 10 (25.00%) Symantec
4 10 (25.00%) McAfee
4 10 (25.00%) Clearswift
5 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
6 6 (15.00%) Juniper
7 4 (10.00%) F5
8 3 (7.50%) VMware
9 2 (5.00%) Blue Coat
9 2 (5.00%) Riverbed
9 2 (5.00%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.50%) LANDesk
10 1 (2.50%) NetApp
10 1 (2.50%) Splunk
10 1 (2.50%) ArcSight
10 1 (2.50%) Sourcefire
10 1 (2.50%) HP
10 1 (2.50%) Citrix
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £450000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago