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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 219 234 236
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 32 34 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.51% 0.47% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.48% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 32 33 22
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
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6074 7089 7337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.39% 98.04% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5054 5687 5798
Median salary £38,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Security Engineer Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Security Engineer
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 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
West Yorkshire +16 29 £50,000 +5.26% 4
North Yorkshire 0 2 £36,500 -8.75%
South Yorkshire +16 1 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Security Engineer
England

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 Yorkshire region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 64 (66.67%) Cisco
2 63 (65.63%) Firewall
3 58 (60.42%) Cisco Certification
4 57 (59.38%) Network Security
5 51 (53.13%) CCNP
6 50 (52.08%) CCNA
7 27 (28.13%) CheckPoint
8 26 (27.08%) Cisco ASA
9 25 (26.04%) WAN
9 25 (26.04%) LAN
10 23 (23.96%) SQL
10 23 (23.96%) Unix
10 23 (23.96%) Windows
11 22 (22.92%) CCIE
12 21 (21.88%) Intel Security
13 20 (20.83%) Risk Management
13 20 (20.83%) McAfee ePO
14 16 (16.67%) High Availability
14 16 (16.67%) SAN
15 15 (15.63%) VPN
15 15 (15.63%) Oracle
15 15 (15.63%) Palo Alto
16 14 (14.58%) Incident Management
17 13 (13.54%) CCSP
17 13 (13.54%) Capacity Planning
18 12 (12.50%) Trend Analysis
18 12 (12.50%) E-Commerce
18 12 (12.50%) BGP
18 12 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
19 11 (11.46%) Wireless

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.13%) CloudStack
2 1 (1.04%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.04%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.04%) MS Office
1 1 (1.04%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.04%) IaaS
2 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (65.63%) Firewall
2 57 (59.38%) Network Security
3 26 (27.08%) Cisco ASA
4 25 (26.04%) LAN
4 25 (26.04%) WAN
5 16 (16.67%) SAN
6 15 (15.63%) VPN
7 12 (12.50%) BGP
7 12 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
8 11 (11.46%) Wireless
9 9 (9.38%) TCP/IP
10 8 (8.33%) MPLS
11 7 (7.29%) Cisco ISE
11 7 (7.29%) Cisco Wireless
11 7 (7.29%) DNS
12 4 (4.17%) OSPF
12 4 (4.17%) VoIP
13 3 (3.13%) HTTP
13 3 (3.13%) IPv4
13 3 (3.13%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.21%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (6.25%) Games
2 2 (2.08%) Finance
3 1 (1.04%) Banking
3 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.13%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.42%) Security Operations Centre
2 4 (4.17%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (3.13%) iPad
4 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (23.96%) Unix
1 23 (23.96%) Windows
2 9 (9.38%) Linux
3 1 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.83%) Risk Management
2 16 (16.67%) High Availability
3 14 (14.58%) Incident Management
4 13 (13.54%) Capacity Planning
5 12 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 12 (12.50%) Trend Analysis
6 10 (10.42%) Security Operations
7 9 (9.38%) SIEM
8 7 (7.29%) Change Control
8 7 (7.29%) Information Security
8 7 (7.29%) Network Monitoring
8 7 (7.29%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (7.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (6.25%) DevOps
10 5 (5.21%) ITSM
10 5 (5.21%) Service Management
11 4 (4.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 3 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (3.13%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 23 (23.96%) SQL
2 6 (6.25%) Bash Shell
2 6 (6.25%) Perl
2 6 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 58 (60.42%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (53.13%) CCNP
3 50 (52.08%) CCNA
4 22 (22.92%) CCIE
5 13 (13.54%) CCSP
6 8 (8.33%) CISSP
7 7 (7.29%) CCDA
8 5 (5.21%) CCSA
8 5 (5.21%) CCSE
8 5 (5.21%) CEH
8 5 (5.21%) GCIA
9 4 (4.17%) CISA
9 4 (4.17%) JNCIA
9 4 (4.17%) JNCIS
9 4 (4.17%) RHCE
10 3 (3.13%) CompTIA Security+
10 3 (3.13%) GCIH
10 3 (3.13%) Security+ Certification
11 2 (2.08%) CISM
11 2 (2.08%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.08%) PCI DSS
1 2 (2.08%) SLA
2 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.04%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (20.83%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (4.17%) FortiGate
2 4 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.13%) yum
4 1 (1.04%) ArcSight ESM
4 1 (1.04%) HP NNM
4 1 (1.04%) QRadar
4 1 (1.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 64 (66.67%) Cisco
2 27 (28.13%) CheckPoint
3 21 (21.88%) Intel Security
4 15 (15.63%) Oracle
4 15 (15.63%) Palo Alto
5 9 (9.38%) Juniper
6 7 (7.29%) F5
6 7 (7.29%) Microsoft
7 6 (6.25%) Fortinet
8 5 (5.21%) Splunk
9 3 (3.13%) ArcSight
9 3 (3.13%) Blue Coat
9 3 (3.13%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.08%) Imperva
10 2 (2.08%) Nokia
10 2 (2.08%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.04%) LogRhythm
11 1 (1.04%) Proofpoint
11 1 (1.04%) Tripwire
11 1 (1.04%) WatchGuard
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London, Kent, West Yorkshire
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year plus discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 days ago