The median annual salary for a IT Security Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Security Engineer
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 259 262
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Engineer 0 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire - 0.077% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.079% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 5
Median salary - £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -22.22%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5271 6339 7372
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.79% 97.21% 98.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4602 5278 5965
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 £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

IT Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire that featured IT Security Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Security Engineer in Yorkshire

IT Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Security Engineer in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for IT Security Engineer in Yorkshire

IT Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT 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 IT Security Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Firewall
2 12 (92.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (76.92%) CISSP
3 10 (76.92%) SSCP
3 10 (76.92%) CISA
3 10 (76.92%) CISM
4 9 (69.23%) Security+ Certification
4 9 (69.23%) CompTIA Security+
5 7 (53.85%) PCI DSS
5 7 (53.85%) Vulnerability Management
5 7 (53.85%) ITIL
6 5 (38.46%) CISMP
7 4 (30.77%) IT Governance
7 4 (30.77%) Degree
7 4 (30.77%) Information Security
8 1 (7.69%) Finance
8 1 (7.69%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (7.69%) Network Security
8 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture

IT Security Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) Reverse Proxy
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
1 7 (53.85%) Vulnerability Management
2 4 (30.77%) Information Security
2 4 (30.77%) IT Governance
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) CISA
1 10 (76.92%) CISM
1 10 (76.92%) CISSP
1 10 (76.92%) SSCP
2 9 (69.23%) CompTIA Security+
2 9 (69.23%) Security+ Certification
3 5 (38.46%) CISMP
4 4 (30.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (92.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (53.85%) PCI DSS