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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Engineer
Rank 245 225 162
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -63
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 13 8 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.18% 0.14% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.15% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 26
Average salary £47,500 £41,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.15% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+14.45% -7.77%
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
7145 5340 5721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.58% 95.26% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5720 4266 4704
Average salary £36,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £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
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 22 October 2014. 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 -15 13 £47,500 +58.33% 2
Security Engineer
England

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 25 (92.59%) Firewall
2 24 (88.89%) Cisco
3 23 (85.19%) Network Security
4 19 (70.37%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (66.67%) CCNP
6 16 (59.26%) Cisco ASA
7 14 (51.85%) CCNA
8 13 (48.15%) CheckPoint
8 13 (48.15%) Intrusion Detection
9 10 (37.04%) VPN
9 10 (37.04%) DNS
9 10 (37.04%) LDAP
9 10 (37.04%) Kalman Filter
10 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
10 9 (33.33%) PKI
11 8 (29.63%) Blue Coat
11 8 (29.63%) CCSE
11 8 (29.63%) ScanSafe
12 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (25.93%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (25.93%) Load Balancing
12 7 (25.93%) SecurID
12 7 (25.93%) SSH
12 7 (25.93%) DHCP
12 7 (25.93%) Kerberos
12 7 (25.93%) SNMP
13 6 (22.22%) IronPort
13 6 (22.22%) Finance
13 6 (22.22%) Law
13 6 (22.22%) CCSA

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 3 (11.11%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 25 (92.59%) Firewall
2 23 (85.19%) Network Security
3 16 (59.26%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (48.15%) Intrusion Detection
5 10 (37.04%) VPN
5 10 (37.04%) DNS
5 10 (37.04%) LDAP
6 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 7 (25.93%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (25.93%) SSH
7 7 (25.93%) DHCP
7 7 (25.93%) Kerberos
7 7 (25.93%) SNMP
8 4 (14.81%) Internet
9 3 (11.11%) LAN
9 3 (11.11%) VoIP
9 3 (11.11%) WAN
9 3 (11.11%) BGP
9 3 (11.11%) TACACS
9 3 (11.11%) MPLS
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
1 6 (22.22%) Law
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) PKI
2 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (25.93%) SecurID
3 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
1 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Kalman Filter
2 7 (25.93%) Load Balancing
3 5 (18.52%) Information Security
4 3 (11.11%) ITIL
5 2 (7.41%) Cyber Security
5 2 (7.41%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (7.41%) SIEM
5 2 (7.41%) Use Case
5 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
5 2 (7.41%) Information Management
6 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) C++
1 3 (11.11%) Perl
1 3 (11.11%) PHP
1 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (70.37%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (66.67%) CCNP
3 14 (51.85%) CCNA
4 8 (29.63%) CCSE
5 6 (22.22%) CCSA
6 5 (18.52%) CCSP
7 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
7 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
8 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) ProxySG
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.41%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (7.41%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 24 (88.89%) Cisco
2 13 (48.15%) CheckPoint
3 8 (29.63%) Blue Coat
3 8 (29.63%) ScanSafe
4 6 (22.22%) IronPort
4 6 (22.22%) SolarWinds
5 5 (18.52%) Juniper
6 4 (14.81%) McAfee
6 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
7 3 (11.11%) Websense
7 3 (11.11%) Symantec
8 2 (7.41%) Riverbed
8 2 (7.41%) F5
8 2 (7.41%) Sourcefire
8 2 (7.41%) VMware
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