The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Engineer
Rank 224 257 193
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -64
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 20 5 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.30% 0.070% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.072% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 19 3 11
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +15.38%
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
6475 6928 5267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.03% 96.30% 95.49%
Number of salaries quoted 5306 5553 4165
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Engineer in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 3 June 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Engineer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 June 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
West Yorkshire +17 12 £31,500 -10.00% 1
North Yorkshire - 8 £37,500 - 1
Security Engineer
England

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the 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 43 (89.58%) Cisco
1 43 (89.58%) Firewall
2 34 (70.83%) Network Security
3 31 (64.58%) CheckPoint
4 23 (47.92%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (43.75%) CCNP
6 19 (39.58%) Cisco ASA
7 16 (33.33%) Fortinet
8 14 (29.17%) CCNA
8 14 (29.17%) Penetration Testing
9 11 (22.92%) McAfee
9 11 (22.92%) Linux
10 10 (20.83%) Python
10 10 (20.83%) Perl
10 10 (20.83%) PHP
10 10 (20.83%) VPN
10 10 (20.83%) Norton AntiVirus
10 10 (20.83%) Symantec
10 10 (20.83%) Clearswift
10 10 (20.83%) Nessus
10 10 (20.83%) Metasploit
10 10 (20.83%) ScanSafe
10 10 (20.83%) Kalman Filter
11 9 (18.75%) F5
11 9 (18.75%) Load Balancing
11 9 (18.75%) Games
11 9 (18.75%) TCP/IP
12 8 (16.67%) Risk Management
13 7 (14.58%) Blue Coat
14 6 (12.50%) IPsec

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the 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 (4.17%) Lync
1 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 43 (89.58%) Firewall
2 34 (70.83%) Network Security
3 19 (39.58%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (20.83%) VPN
5 9 (18.75%) TCP/IP
6 6 (12.50%) IPsec
7 4 (8.33%) MPLS
8 3 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (6.25%) Wireless
9 2 (4.17%) FTP
9 2 (4.17%) LAN
9 2 (4.17%) VoIP
9 2 (4.17%) WAN
10 1 (2.08%) tcpdump
10 1 (2.08%) Wireshark
10 1 (2.08%) SMTP
10 1 (2.08%) DHCP
10 1 (2.08%) HTTP
10 1 (2.08%) SNMP
10 1 (2.08%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (20.83%) Metasploit
General
1 9 (18.75%) Games
2 5 (10.42%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.92%) Linux
2 4 (8.33%) Windows
3 2 (4.17%) UNIX
3 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.17%) Penetration Testing
2 10 (20.83%) Kalman Filter
3 9 (18.75%) Load Balancing
4 8 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (8.33%) Information Security
7 3 (6.25%) ITIL
7 3 (6.25%) Project Management
8 2 (4.17%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.17%) Computer Security
8 2 (4.17%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.17%) Social Engineering
8 2 (4.17%) Patch Management
8 2 (4.17%) Security Patching
8 2 (4.17%) Server Building
8 2 (4.17%) SIEM
9 1 (2.08%) Network Management
9 1 (2.08%) Security Architecture
9 1 (2.08%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.08%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.83%) Python
1 10 (20.83%) Perl
1 10 (20.83%) PHP
2 3 (6.25%) SQL
3 2 (4.17%) Java
3 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 23 (47.92%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (43.75%) CCNP
3 14 (29.17%) CCNA
4 3 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.17%) CCSA
6 1 (2.08%) Degree
6 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.08%) A+ Certification
6 1 (2.08%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) Snort
Systems Management
1 10 (20.83%) Norton AntiVirus
1 10 (20.83%) Nessus
2 2 (4.17%) Nmap
2 2 (4.17%) CORE IMPACT
3 1 (2.08%) OpenView
Vendors
1 43 (89.58%) Cisco
2 31 (64.58%) CheckPoint
3 16 (33.33%) Fortinet
4 11 (22.92%) McAfee
5 10 (20.83%) Symantec
5 10 (20.83%) Clearswift
5 10 (20.83%) ScanSafe
6 9 (18.75%) F5
7 7 (14.58%) Blue Coat
8 6 (12.50%) Juniper
8 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
9 2 (4.17%) VMware
9 2 (4.17%) HP
9 2 (4.17%) Citrix
9 2 (4.17%) Acunetix
10 1 (2.08%) Splunk
10 1 (2.08%) ArcSight
10 1 (2.08%) Avaya
10 1 (2.08%) Brocade
10 1 (2.08%) Sourcefire
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