The first table below looks at the demand for Computer Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Security over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
Rank 183 151 -
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -
Permanent jobs citing Computer Security 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.028% 0.079% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.033% 0.095% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+21.87% +14.28%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3058 2108 1957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 84.71% 82.99% 81.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2395 1573 1629
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Computer Security
West Yorkshire

Computer Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Security across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Computer Security Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Computer Security
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Security across the Leeds region.

Computer Security Salary Trend in Leeds

Computer Security
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Computer Security also 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 that cited Computer Security.

1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Legal
1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
1 3 (100.00%) BCP
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) RMADS
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) CISM
3 1 (33.33%) CRISC

Computer Security
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Computer Security also 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 that cited Computer Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Security Officer
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) BCP
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001