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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 194 226 220
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 62 38 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.98% 0.53% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.54% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 60 38 18
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
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
6107 7038 6562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.91% 98.16% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5102 5826 5054
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Engineer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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 +13 51 £48,000 +6.66% 2
South Yorkshire +19 9 £55,000 +4.76%
North Yorkshire +16 2 £52,500 +16.66%
Security Engineer
England

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 72 (64.86%) Firewall
2 71 (63.96%) Cisco
3 65 (58.56%) Network Security
4 57 (51.35%) Cisco Certification
5 53 (47.75%) CCNA
6 48 (43.24%) CCNP
7 47 (42.34%) CheckPoint
8 41 (36.94%) Cisco ASA
9 39 (35.14%) WAN
9 39 (35.14%) LAN
10 33 (29.73%) High Availability
11 25 (22.52%) Unix
11 25 (22.52%) Windows
12 24 (21.62%) Intel Security
12 24 (21.62%) Incident Management
13 23 (20.72%) E-Commerce
13 23 (20.72%) CCSP
13 23 (20.72%) Trend Analysis
13 23 (20.72%) Capacity Planning
13 23 (20.72%) Cisco PIX
14 21 (18.92%) Juniper
15 20 (18.02%) Risk Management
15 20 (18.02%) McAfee ePO
16 15 (13.51%) VPN
17 14 (12.61%) TCP/IP
17 14 (12.61%) Palo Alto
18 13 (11.71%) Security Operations
18 13 (11.71%) Games
19 12 (10.81%) Wireless
19 12 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (2.70%) CloudStack
2 1 (0.90%) IIS
2 1 (0.90%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.90%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.90%) MS Office
1 1 (0.90%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (64.86%) Firewall
2 65 (58.56%) Network Security
3 41 (36.94%) Cisco ASA
4 39 (35.14%) LAN
4 39 (35.14%) WAN
5 23 (20.72%) Cisco PIX
6 15 (13.51%) VPN
7 14 (12.61%) TCP/IP
8 12 (10.81%) Wireless
9 10 (9.01%) BGP
10 7 (6.31%) MPLS
11 6 (5.41%) Cisco ISE
11 6 (5.41%) Cisco Wireless
12 5 (4.50%) DNS
12 5 (4.50%) SAN
13 4 (3.60%) Intrusion Detection
13 4 (3.60%) OSPF
13 4 (3.60%) SSL
14 3 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
14 3 (2.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Burp Suite
1 2 (1.80%) Metasploit
General
1 13 (11.71%) Games
2 3 (2.70%) Finance
2 3 (2.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.90%) Banking
3 1 (0.90%) Electronics
3 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.60%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.91%) Security Operations Centre
2 4 (3.60%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.70%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.80%) CESG
4 2 (1.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (1.80%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (1.80%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.90%) Clustering
5 1 (0.90%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.90%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (22.52%) Unix
1 25 (22.52%) Windows
2 8 (7.21%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (29.73%) High Availability
2 24 (21.62%) Incident Management
3 23 (20.72%) Capacity Planning
3 23 (20.72%) E-Commerce
3 23 (20.72%) Trend Analysis
4 20 (18.02%) Risk Management
5 13 (11.71%) Security Operations
6 12 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (8.11%) SIEM
8 8 (7.21%) Load Balancing
9 6 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (5.41%) Change Control
9 6 (5.41%) DevOps
9 6 (5.41%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (4.50%) ITSM
10 5 (4.50%) Kalman Filter
10 5 (4.50%) Service Management
11 4 (3.60%) ITIL
11 4 (3.60%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.11%) SQL
2 2 (1.80%) Bash Shell
2 2 (1.80%) Perl
2 2 (1.80%) Python
Qualifications
1 57 (51.35%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (47.75%) CCNA
3 48 (43.24%) CCNP
4 23 (20.72%) CCSP
5 11 (9.91%) CCIE
6 9 (8.11%) CISSP
7 7 (6.31%) CCDA
7 7 (6.31%) CEH
8 6 (5.41%) Degree
8 6 (5.41%) GCIA
9 5 (4.50%) CISA
10 4 (3.60%) GCIH
11 3 (2.70%) CISM
12 2 (1.80%) CCSA
12 2 (1.80%) CCSE
12 2 (1.80%) CompTIA Security+
12 2 (1.80%) GIAC
12 2 (1.80%) SC Cleared
12 2 (1.80%) Security Cleared
12 2 (1.80%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.70%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.90%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (5.41%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.60%) ProxySG
3 3 (2.70%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 20 (18.02%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (3.60%) FortiGate
2 4 (3.60%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.70%) MAILsweeper
3 3 (2.70%) MIMEsweeper
3 3 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (2.70%) Proventia
4 2 (1.80%) CORE IMPACT
4 2 (1.80%) Nessus
4 2 (1.80%) Nmap
5 1 (0.90%) ArcSight ESM
5 1 (0.90%) HP NNM
5 1 (0.90%) QRadar
Vendors
1 71 (63.96%) Cisco
2 47 (42.34%) CheckPoint
3 24 (21.62%) Intel Security
4 21 (18.92%) Juniper
5 14 (12.61%) Palo Alto
6 10 (9.01%) Blue Coat
6 10 (9.01%) F5
7 6 (5.41%) Microsoft
8 5 (4.50%) Fortinet
9 4 (3.60%) Oracle
10 3 (2.70%) ArcSight
10 3 (2.70%) Forcepoint
10 3 (2.70%) Kaspersky
10 3 (2.70%) Sourcefire
10 3 (2.70%) Symantec
11 2 (1.80%) Acunetix
11 2 (1.80%) LogRhythm
11 2 (1.80%) Netsparker
11 2 (1.80%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.80%) Splunk
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