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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Engineer
Rank 220 244 195
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -49
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 26 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.39% 0.14% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.14% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 24 8 13
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £33,650 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £49,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
6552 6951 5118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.10% 96.17% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5381 5528 4021
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 £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 2 July 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 2 July 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
North Yorkshire - 13 £37,500 -
West Yorkshire +18 12 £31,500 -25.88% 1
Security Engineer
England

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 45 (86.54%) Firewall
2 42 (80.77%) Cisco
3 36 (69.23%) Network Security
4 24 (46.15%) CheckPoint
4 24 (46.15%) Penetration Testing
5 21 (40.38%) Fortinet
5 21 (40.38%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (38.46%) Nessus
7 19 (36.54%) Cisco ASA
7 19 (36.54%) CCNP
8 18 (34.62%) Metasploit
9 15 (28.85%) Perl
9 15 (28.85%) PHP
9 15 (28.85%) Linux
9 15 (28.85%) Python
10 14 (26.92%) CCNA
10 14 (26.92%) TCP/IP
11 13 (25.00%) Risk Management
12 11 (21.15%) VPN
13 10 (19.23%) F5
14 9 (17.31%) McAfee
15 7 (13.46%) Norton AntiVirus
15 7 (13.46%) Symantec
15 7 (13.46%) Clearswift
15 7 (13.46%) Blue Coat
15 7 (13.46%) ScanSafe
15 7 (13.46%) Kalman Filter
15 7 (13.46%) Nmap
16 6 (11.54%) Computer Science
16 6 (11.54%) Citrix

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (3.85%) Lync
1 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 45 (86.54%) Firewall
2 36 (69.23%) Network Security
3 19 (36.54%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (26.92%) TCP/IP
5 11 (21.15%) VPN
6 5 (9.62%) VoIP
6 5 (9.62%) Wireless
7 4 (7.69%) IPsec
7 4 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (7.69%) MPLS
8 3 (5.77%) WAN
8 3 (5.77%) LAN
8 3 (5.77%) Wireshark
9 2 (3.85%) FTP
10 1 (1.92%) HTTP
10 1 (1.92%) SNMP
10 1 (1.92%) LDAP
10 1 (1.92%) SMTP
10 1 (1.92%) DHCP
10 1 (1.92%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (34.62%) Metasploit
General
1 4 (7.69%) Finance
1 4 (7.69%) Games
2 1 (1.92%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.62%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.77%) CESG
4 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.92%) Tandem
5 1 (1.92%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 15 (28.85%) Linux
2 3 (5.77%) Windows
3 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (46.15%) Penetration Testing
2 13 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 7 (13.46%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (9.62%) Social Engineering
4 5 (9.62%) Information Security
5 4 (7.69%) Computer Security
5 4 (7.69%) Load Balancing
6 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (5.77%) ITIL
6 3 (5.77%) Project Management
6 3 (5.77%) Server Building
7 2 (3.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (3.85%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (3.85%) Patch Management
7 2 (3.85%) Security Patching
7 2 (3.85%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.85%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.85%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.85%) Security Testing
7 2 (3.85%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 15 (28.85%) Perl
1 15 (28.85%) PHP
1 15 (28.85%) Python
2 5 (9.62%) SQL
3 2 (3.85%) Bash Shell
3 2 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (40.38%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (36.54%) CCNP
3 14 (26.92%) CCNA
4 4 (7.69%) Degree
5 3 (5.77%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.77%) DV Cleared
5 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
5 3 (5.77%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.85%) CCSA
7 1 (1.92%) CCSE
7 1 (1.92%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.92%) Snort
Systems Management
1 20 (38.46%) Nessus
2 7 (13.46%) Nmap
2 7 (13.46%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (9.62%) CORE IMPACT
4 1 (1.92%) OpenView
Vendors
1 42 (80.77%) Cisco
2 24 (46.15%) CheckPoint
3 21 (40.38%) Fortinet
4 10 (19.23%) F5
5 9 (17.31%) McAfee
6 7 (13.46%) Clearswift
6 7 (13.46%) Symantec
6 7 (13.46%) Blue Coat
6 7 (13.46%) ScanSafe
7 6 (11.54%) Juniper
7 6 (11.54%) Citrix
8 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
8 4 (7.69%) Acunetix
9 2 (3.85%) HP
9 2 (3.85%) VMware
10 1 (1.92%) Avaya
10 1 (1.92%) Imperva
10 1 (1.92%) Sourcefire
10 1 (1.92%) Google
10 1 (1.92%) Brocade
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