The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leeds region that had Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 135 143 144
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 28 39 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.04% 1.16% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 1.18% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 12 38 26
Median salary £33,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,900 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
Security Engineer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2635 3293 3557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.92% 97.80% 98.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2301 2693 2803
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region that featured Security Engineer in the job title.

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Security Engineer Salary Trend in Leeds

Security Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 Leeds region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 53 (100.00%) Firewall
2 39 (73.58%) Cisco
2 39 (73.58%) Network Security
3 36 (67.92%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (60.38%) CCNP
5 23 (43.40%) CCIE
6 15 (28.30%) CCNA
7 14 (26.42%) ITIL
8 13 (24.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 12 (22.64%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (22.64%) CISSP
9 12 (22.64%) CheckPoint
9 12 (22.64%) SSCP
9 12 (22.64%) CISA
9 12 (22.64%) CISM
10 11 (20.75%) Security+ Certification
10 11 (20.75%) Juniper
10 11 (20.75%) Vulnerability Management
10 11 (20.75%) PCI DSS
10 11 (20.75%) CompTIA Security+
11 9 (16.98%) IT Governance
11 9 (16.98%) Degree
11 9 (16.98%) Information Security
12 6 (11.32%) Load Balancing
12 6 (11.32%) Games
13 5 (9.43%) SANS
13 5 (9.43%) Palo Alto
13 5 (9.43%) GIAC
13 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
13 5 (9.43%) Fortinet

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 53 (100.00%) Firewall
2 39 (73.58%) Network Security
3 12 (22.64%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (3.77%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (3.77%) SAN
5 1 (1.89%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.89%) LAN
5 1 (1.89%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.89%) WAN
General
1 6 (11.32%) Games
2 1 (1.89%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.55%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (3.77%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.42%) ITIL
2 11 (20.75%) Vulnerability Management
3 9 (16.98%) Information Security
3 9 (16.98%) IT Governance
4 6 (11.32%) Load Balancing
5 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.55%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (7.55%) Security Operations
5 4 (7.55%) SIEM
6 3 (5.66%) ITIL V3
7 2 (3.77%) High Availability
7 2 (3.77%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (1.89%) Migration
8 1 (1.89%) Network Security Management
8 1 (1.89%) Security Management
8 1 (1.89%) Service Management
8 1 (1.89%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (67.92%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (60.38%) CCNP
3 23 (43.40%) CCIE
4 15 (28.30%) CCNA
5 12 (22.64%) CISA
5 12 (22.64%) CISM
5 12 (22.64%) CISSP
5 12 (22.64%) SSCP
6 11 (20.75%) CompTIA Security+
6 11 (20.75%) Security+ Certification
7 9 (16.98%) Degree
8 5 (9.43%) CEH
8 5 (9.43%) CISMP
8 5 (9.43%) CSSLP
8 5 (9.43%) GIAC
8 5 (9.43%) SANS
9 4 (7.55%) CCSE
9 4 (7.55%) JNCIP
9 4 (7.55%) JNCIS
10 1 (1.89%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (24.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (20.75%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 39 (73.58%) Cisco
2 12 (22.64%) CheckPoint
3 11 (20.75%) Juniper
4 5 (9.43%) Fortinet
4 5 (9.43%) Palo Alto
5 4 (7.55%) Blue Coat
5 4 (7.55%) Forcepoint
5 4 (7.55%) Proofpoint
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle
7 1 (1.89%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
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