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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Engineer
Rank 257 229 171
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -58
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 12 9 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.16% 0.15% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.16% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 18
Average salary £46,250 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £35,100 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
7188 5713 5932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.68% 95.89% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5872 4511 4937
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,000 £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 26 November 2014.

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 26 November 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 -14 10 £46,250 +2.77% 1
North Yorkshire +2 2 £45,000 - 1
Security Engineer
England

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 32 (94.12%) Cisco
2 31 (91.18%) Firewall
3 30 (88.24%) Network Security
4 26 (76.47%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (70.59%) CCNP
6 16 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
7 15 (44.12%) CCNA
8 13 (38.24%) CheckPoint
8 13 (38.24%) Intrusion Detection
9 12 (35.29%) VPN
10 11 (32.35%) TCP/IP
11 10 (29.41%) LDAP
11 10 (29.41%) DNS
11 10 (29.41%) CCSA
11 10 (29.41%) Kalman Filter
12 9 (26.47%) PKI
13 8 (23.53%) SSH
13 8 (23.53%) Blue Coat
13 8 (23.53%) CCSE
13 8 (23.53%) ScanSafe
13 8 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
13 8 (23.53%) MPLS
13 8 (23.53%) SNMP
14 7 (20.59%) DHCP
14 7 (20.59%) Kerberos
14 7 (20.59%) ITIL
14 7 (20.59%) Finance
14 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (20.59%) Load Balancing
14 7 (20.59%) SecurID

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 (8.82%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 31 (91.18%) Firewall
2 30 (88.24%) Network Security
3 16 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (38.24%) Intrusion Detection
5 12 (35.29%) VPN
6 11 (32.35%) TCP/IP
7 10 (29.41%) DNS
7 10 (29.41%) LDAP
8 8 (23.53%) SNMP
8 8 (23.53%) MPLS
8 8 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (23.53%) SSH
9 7 (20.59%) DHCP
9 7 (20.59%) Kerberos
10 6 (17.65%) LAN
11 4 (11.76%) WAN
11 4 (11.76%) Wireless
11 4 (11.76%) BGP
11 4 (11.76%) Internet
12 3 (8.82%) TACACS
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Law
3 4 (11.76%) Games
4 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) PKI
2 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (20.59%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
1 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Kalman Filter
2 7 (20.59%) ITIL
2 7 (20.59%) Load Balancing
3 5 (14.71%) Information Security
4 2 (5.88%) Information Management
4 2 (5.88%) Cyber Security
4 2 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.94%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (2.94%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) C++
1 3 (8.82%) Perl
1 3 (8.82%) PHP
1 3 (8.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (76.47%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (70.59%) CCNP
3 15 (44.12%) CCNA
4 10 (29.41%) CCSA
5 8 (23.53%) CCSE
6 5 (14.71%) CCSP
7 4 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
8 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
9 1 (2.94%) MCSE
9 1 (2.94%) CCIP
9 1 (2.94%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) ProxySG
2 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.88%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (5.88%) UAG
3 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.94%) WSUS
2 1 (2.94%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.94%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 32 (94.12%) Cisco
2 13 (38.24%) CheckPoint
3 8 (23.53%) Blue Coat
3 8 (23.53%) ScanSafe
4 6 (17.65%) IronPort
4 6 (17.65%) SolarWinds
4 6 (17.65%) Juniper
5 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
6 4 (11.76%) McAfee
7 3 (8.82%) Websense
7 3 (8.82%) VMware
7 3 (8.82%) Symantec
7 3 (8.82%) F5
8 2 (5.88%) Riverbed
8 2 (5.88%) Sourcefire
9 1 (2.94%) Brocade
9 1 (2.94%) LANDesk
9 1 (2.94%) Citrix
9 1 (2.94%) NetApp
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Includes Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
RandomStorm Limited
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 21 days ago