The median annual salary for a Security Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

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

Security Engineer
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 230 221 228
Rank change year-on-year -9 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 4 35 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.073% 0.56% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.57% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4 35 36
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  

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 5361 6131 7067
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.69% 97.49% 98.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4671 5080 5663
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Engineer 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 in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Security Engineer in Yorkshire

Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Engineer in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Engineer 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 28 April 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
North Yorkshire +10 2 £36,250 -0.68% 1
South Yorkshire -1 1 £50,000 +2.56%
West Yorkshire -5 1 £37,500 -25.00%
Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 25 (100.00%) Firewall
2 13 (52.00%) Network Security
3 12 (48.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (40.00%) CISA
4 10 (40.00%) CISM
4 10 (40.00%) CISSP
4 10 (40.00%) SSCP
5 9 (36.00%) Cisco
5 9 (36.00%) Security+ Certification
5 9 (36.00%) CompTIA Security+
6 8 (32.00%) ITIL
7 7 (28.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 7 (28.00%) PCI DSS
7 7 (28.00%) Information Security
8 6 (24.00%) CCNP
8 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (20.00%) CCIE
9 5 (20.00%) CISMP
10 4 (16.00%) IT Governance
10 4 (16.00%) Degree
11 3 (12.00%) Google
11 3 (12.00%) Splunk
11 3 (12.00%) Force.com
11 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
11 3 (12.00%) SaaS
11 3 (12.00%) SSAE 16
11 3 (12.00%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (12.00%) Identity Access Management
11 3 (12.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (12.00%) Force.com
1 3 (12.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (12.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (100.00%) Firewall
2 13 (52.00%) Network Security
3 2 (8.00%) LAN
3 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.00%) WAN
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (4.00%) Reverse Proxy
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) ITIL
2 7 (28.00%) Information Security
2 7 (28.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (16.00%) IT Governance
4 3 (12.00%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (12.00%) Identity Management
5 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.00%) Migration
5 1 (4.00%) Network Security Management
5 1 (4.00%) Security Management
5 1 (4.00%) Service Management
5 1 (4.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) CISA
1 10 (40.00%) CISM
1 10 (40.00%) CISSP
1 10 (40.00%) SSCP
2 9 (36.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 9 (36.00%) Security+ Certification
3 6 (24.00%) CCNP
3 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (20.00%) CCIE
4 5 (20.00%) CISMP
5 4 (16.00%) Degree
6 1 (4.00%) CCNA
6 1 (4.00%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (48.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (28.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (12.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (12.00%) SSAE 16
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Cisco
2 3 (12.00%) Google
2 3 (12.00%) Splunk
3 2 (8.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (8.00%) Juniper
4 1 (4.00%) Intel Security
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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