Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Security Engineer was £37,750 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 300 332 360
Rank change year-on-year +32 +28 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Engineer 14 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.14% 0.063% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.064% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 0
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,750 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.15% - -
England median annual salary £47,500 £53,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -11.21% +1.90% +10.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 9452 10860 12891
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.43% 97.94% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 7928 9178 10572
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

IT Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings that featured IT Security Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

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
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Security Engineer in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Security Engineer in Yorkshire

IT 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 IT Security Engineer within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +25 12 £38,000 +16.92%
North Yorkshire - 2 £37,500 -
IT Security Engineer
England

IT Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 11 (78.57%) Firewall
2 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 6 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (42.86%) Information Security
4 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (35.71%) Server Hardening
5 4 (28.57%) Change Control
5 4 (28.57%) Degree
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 4 (28.57%) NetApp
6 3 (21.43%) Internet
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (21.43%) CCNA
6 3 (21.43%) SNMP
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL
6 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
6 3 (21.43%) Identity Management
6 3 (21.43%) Finance
6 3 (21.43%) WMI
6 3 (21.43%) vSphere
6 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
6 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (21.43%) Proactive Monitoring
7 2 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (14.29%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (14.29%) SSAE 16
7 2 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
7 2 (14.29%) Splunk

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) Force.com
1 2 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) Firewall
2 3 (21.43%) Internet
2 3 (21.43%) SNMP
3 2 (14.29%) Network Security
4 1 (7.14%) LAN
4 1 (7.14%) WAN
4 1 (7.14%) Wireshark
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Information Security
2 5 (35.71%) Server Hardening
3 4 (28.57%) Change Control
4 3 (21.43%) Identity Management
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 3 (21.43%) Proactive Monitoring
5 2 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (14.29%) SIEM
6 1 (7.14%) Compliance Management
6 1 (7.14%) Content Management
6 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 1 (7.14%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 1 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Security Patching
6 1 (7.14%) System Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
1 1 (7.14%) Perl
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) CCNA
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (14.29%) CISA
3 2 (14.29%) CISM
3 2 (14.29%) CISMP
3 2 (14.29%) CISSP
3 2 (14.29%) CompTIA Security+
3 2 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (14.29%) Security+ Certification
3 2 (14.29%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
3 2 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (14.29%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 3 (21.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) WMI
2 2 (14.29%) Nessus
3 1 (7.14%) John the Ripper
3 1 (7.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) NetApp
3 2 (14.29%) Google
3 2 (14.29%) Splunk
4 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
4 1 (7.14%) Juniper