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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Engineer
Rank 225 233 185
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -48
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 25 19 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.34% 0.28% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.29% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 25 16 14
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £39,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
7148 6551 5517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.70% 95.14% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5860 5073 4482
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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
West Yorkshire +9 22 £42,500 -5.55% 3
South Yorkshire -6 1 £52,500 +31.25%
Security Engineer
England

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 32 (86.49%) Cisco
1 32 (86.49%) Firewall
2 29 (78.38%) Network Security
3 20 (54.05%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (54.05%) CheckPoint
4 18 (48.65%) CCNP
5 14 (37.84%) VPN
6 12 (32.43%) Games
6 12 (32.43%) ScanSafe
7 11 (29.73%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (27.03%) Kalman Filter
8 10 (27.03%) Clearswift
8 10 (27.03%) McAfee
8 10 (27.03%) Norton AntiVirus
8 10 (27.03%) Symantec
8 10 (27.03%) MPLS
9 9 (24.32%) ITIL
9 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
10 8 (21.62%) Load Balancing
11 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
11 7 (18.92%) IPsec
12 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (16.22%) Wireless
12 6 (16.22%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (16.22%) Juniper
12 6 (16.22%) LAN
13 5 (13.51%) VoIP
13 5 (13.51%) Finance
13 5 (13.51%) CCNA
13 5 (13.51%) Penetration Testing

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1 (2.70%) Lync
1 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 32 (86.49%) Firewall
2 29 (78.38%) Network Security
3 14 (37.84%) VPN
4 11 (29.73%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (27.03%) MPLS
6 7 (18.92%) IPsec
7 6 (16.22%) Wireless
7 6 (16.22%) LAN
8 5 (13.51%) VoIP
8 5 (13.51%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (10.81%) WAN
9 4 (10.81%) BGP
10 2 (5.41%) DMZ
10 2 (5.41%) Internet
10 2 (5.41%) WLAN
10 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
10 2 (5.41%) VLAN
11 1 (2.70%) SSH
11 1 (2.70%) HSRP
11 1 (2.70%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Metasploit
General
1 12 (32.43%) Games
2 5 (13.51%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) PKI
1 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
1 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
1 3 (8.11%) Linux
2 2 (5.41%) UNIX
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Kalman Filter
2 9 (24.32%) ITIL
3 8 (21.62%) Load Balancing
4 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (13.51%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (10.81%) Information Security
7 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.41%) Project Management
7 2 (5.41%) Computer Security
7 2 (5.41%) Cyber Security
7 2 (5.41%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (2.70%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (2.70%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) Java
1 2 (5.41%) Perl
1 2 (5.41%) PHP
1 2 (5.41%) SQL
1 2 (5.41%) Python
1 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (54.05%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (48.65%) CCNP
3 6 (16.22%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (13.51%) CCNA
5 4 (10.81%) CCSA
6 3 (8.11%) CCSP
7 1 (2.70%) MCSE
7 1 (2.70%) CCIP
7 1 (2.70%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.70%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) Nmap
2 2 (5.41%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (5.41%) UAG
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (27.03%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (5.41%) Nessus
2 2 (5.41%) CORE IMPACT
3 1 (2.70%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.70%) WSUS
3 1 (2.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (86.49%) Cisco
2 20 (54.05%) CheckPoint
3 12 (32.43%) ScanSafe
4 10 (27.03%) Symantec
4 10 (27.03%) McAfee
4 10 (27.03%) Clearswift
5 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
6 6 (16.22%) Juniper
7 3 (8.11%) Citrix
8 2 (5.41%) VMware
8 2 (5.41%) Riverbed
8 2 (5.41%) Acunetix
9 1 (2.70%) F5
9 1 (2.70%) Brocade
9 1 (2.70%) LANDesk
9 1 (2.70%) NetApp
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vodafone Group
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Telefonica
Posted: 12 days ago