The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Engineer
England / Yorkshire
Rank 200 188 236
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +48
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 24 59 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.46% 0.98% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 1.01% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 16 57 34
Median salary £34,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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
5049 5870 6766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.74% 97.17% 97.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4320 4897 5621
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire region that featured Security Engineer in the job title.

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 20 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Engineer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +2 24 £34,500 -23.33% 4
Security Engineer
England

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Security Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 55 (98.21%) Firewall
2 37 (66.07%) Cisco
3 36 (64.29%) Network Security
4 34 (60.71%) Cisco Certification
5 32 (57.14%) CCNP
6 23 (41.07%) CCIE
7 17 (30.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 15 (26.79%) CISA
8 15 (26.79%) CISM
8 15 (26.79%) CISSP
8 15 (26.79%) SSCP
9 14 (25.00%) ITIL
9 14 (25.00%) Security+ Certification
9 14 (25.00%) CompTIA Security+
10 12 (21.43%) Vulnerability Management
10 12 (21.43%) PCI DSS
10 12 (21.43%) CCNA
11 11 (19.64%) CheckPoint
12 9 (16.07%) Juniper
12 9 (16.07%) Information Security
12 9 (16.07%) IT Governance
12 9 (16.07%) Degree
12 9 (16.07%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (10.71%) Load Balancing
13 6 (10.71%) Games
14 5 (8.93%) GIAC
14 5 (8.93%) Management Information System
14 5 (8.93%) CISMP
14 5 (8.93%) CEH
14 5 (8.93%) CSSLP

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 55 (98.21%) Firewall
2 36 (64.29%) Network Security
3 9 (16.07%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (5.36%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (5.36%) Wireless
5 2 (3.57%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (3.57%) LAN
5 2 (3.57%) WAN
5 2 (3.57%) WebEx
6 1 (1.79%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.79%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
General
1 6 (10.71%) Games
2 1 (1.79%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.57%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.57%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (1.79%) Windows
2 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.00%) ITIL
2 12 (21.43%) Vulnerability Management
3 9 (16.07%) Information Security
3 9 (16.07%) IT Governance
4 6 (10.71%) Load Balancing
5 4 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.57%) High Availability
6 2 (3.57%) ITIL V3
6 2 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (3.57%) Presales
6 2 (3.57%) Security Operations
6 2 (3.57%) SIEM
6 2 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (1.79%) Migration
7 1 (1.79%) Network Security Management
7 1 (1.79%) Network Segmentation
7 1 (1.79%) Security Monitoring
7 1 (1.79%) Service Management
7 1 (1.79%) Validation
Qualifications
1 34 (60.71%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (57.14%) CCNP
3 23 (41.07%) CCIE
4 15 (26.79%) CISA
4 15 (26.79%) CISM
4 15 (26.79%) CISSP
4 15 (26.79%) SSCP
5 14 (25.00%) CompTIA Security+
5 14 (25.00%) Security+ Certification
6 12 (21.43%) CCNA
7 9 (16.07%) Degree
8 5 (8.93%) CEH
8 5 (8.93%) CISMP
8 5 (8.93%) CSSLP
8 5 (8.93%) GIAC
8 5 (8.93%) SANS
9 3 (5.36%) CCSE
10 2 (3.57%) CCDA
10 2 (3.57%) JNCIP
10 2 (3.57%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (30.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (21.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.79%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Cisco CME
1 2 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 37 (66.07%) Cisco
2 11 (19.64%) CheckPoint
3 9 (16.07%) Juniper
4 3 (5.36%) Fortinet
4 3 (5.36%) Palo Alto
5 2 (3.57%) AirMagnet
5 2 (3.57%) Blue Coat
5 2 (3.57%) Forcepoint
5 2 (3.57%) LogRhythm
5 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.57%) Proofpoint
6 1 (1.79%) Intel Security
6 1 (1.79%) Sourcefire
6 1 (1.79%) Splunk
6 1 (1.79%) WatchGuard
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits + flexible working
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ECSC Group PLC
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago