Period
to 21 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Security Engineer was £37,750 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 21 July 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
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 303 287 284
Rank change year-on-year -16 -3 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 22 64 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.21% 0.54% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.55% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 22 64 93
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,750 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.50% +11.11% +34.33%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,050
90th Percentile £49,750 £55,000 £50,000
England median annual salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.95% +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 10422 11656 13960
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.60% 97.74% 98.09%
Number of salaries quoted 8882 9736 11308
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 21 July 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 6 months to 21 July 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 -20 14 £38,000 -24.00% 2
North Yorkshire +14 7 £37,500 +2.74%
South Yorkshire -15 1 £50,000 -
Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 22 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (50.00%) Network Security
2 11 (50.00%) Information Security
3 9 (40.91%) Identity Management
4 8 (36.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (36.36%) Google
4 8 (36.36%) Force.com
4 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (36.36%) SaaS
4 8 (36.36%) Splunk
4 8 (36.36%) Identity Access Management
4 8 (36.36%) SSAE 16
4 8 (36.36%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (31.82%) VMware
6 5 (22.73%) CheckPoint
6 5 (22.73%) Cisco
6 5 (22.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (22.73%) Server Hardening
7 4 (18.18%) NetApp
7 4 (18.18%) ITIL
8 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
8 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
8 3 (13.64%) Juniper
8 3 (13.64%) Change Control
9 2 (9.09%) OpenStack
9 2 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (9.09%) Degree
9 2 (9.09%) Games

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 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 2 (9.09%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 8 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (36.36%) Force.com
1 8 (36.36%) Google Cloud Platform
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (36.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (9.09%) Internet
3 2 (9.09%) LAN
3 2 (9.09%) WAN
4 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Games
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) iPad
1 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Information Security
2 9 (40.91%) Identity Management
3 8 (36.36%) Identity Access Management
4 5 (22.73%) Server Hardening
5 4 (18.18%) ITIL
6 3 (13.64%) Change Control
7 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
8 1 (4.55%) Compliance Management
8 1 (4.55%) Content Management
8 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
8 1 (4.55%) Migration
8 1 (4.55%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 1 (4.55%) Project Management
8 1 (4.55%) Security Patching
8 1 (4.55%) SIEM
8 1 (4.55%) System Testing
8 1 (4.55%) Two-Factor Authentication
8 1 (4.55%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (4.55%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) CCNA
1 2 (9.09%) CCNP
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) CISA
2 1 (4.55%) CISM
2 1 (4.55%) CISMP
2 1 (4.55%) CISSP
2 1 (4.55%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.55%) Security+ Certification
2 1 (4.55%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 8 (36.36%) SSAE 16
2 5 (22.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
3 2 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Nessus
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Google
1 8 (36.36%) Splunk
2 7 (31.82%) VMware
3 5 (22.73%) CheckPoint
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco
4 4 (18.18%) NetApp
5 3 (13.64%) Juniper
5 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
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