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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 148 154 128
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 18 34 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.66% 0.97% 1.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 1.00% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 17 28 45
Median salary £44,000 £48,750 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.74% +45.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £30,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
2693 3400 3602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 98.32% 97.37% 98.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2288 2689 2870
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 July 2016.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 40 (100.00%) Firewall
2 36 (90.00%) Cisco
3 34 (85.00%) Network Security
4 33 (82.50%) Cisco Certification
5 31 (77.50%) CCNA
6 29 (72.50%) CCNP
7 22 (55.00%) CCIE
8 20 (50.00%) SAN
8 20 (50.00%) SQL
8 20 (50.00%) Oracle
9 12 (30.00%) CheckPoint
10 11 (27.50%) Palo Alto
11 10 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (25.00%) Juniper
12 8 (20.00%) Fortinet
13 7 (17.50%) SIEM
13 7 (17.50%) CCSE
13 7 (17.50%) JNCIS
14 6 (15.00%) ITIL
15 5 (12.50%) VPN
15 5 (12.50%) Forcepoint
15 5 (12.50%) Proofpoint
15 5 (12.50%) Blue Coat
16 4 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 4 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
16 4 (10.00%) Security Operations
16 4 (10.00%) Security Operations Centre
16 4 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
16 4 (10.00%) JNCIP
16 4 (10.00%) Information Security

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:

Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 40 (100.00%) Firewall
2 34 (85.00%) Network Security
3 20 (50.00%) SAN
4 10 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (12.50%) VPN
6 3 (7.50%) LAN
6 3 (7.50%) WAN
7 2 (5.00%) BGP
7 2 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (2.50%) Cisco ISE
8 1 (2.50%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (2.50%) EIGRP
8 1 (2.50%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (2.50%) IPsec
8 1 (2.50%) MPLS
8 1 (2.50%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.50%) VLAN
8 1 (2.50%) Wireless
8 1 (2.50%) WLAN
General
1 2 (5.00%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (10.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Unix
1 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.50%) SIEM
2 6 (15.00%) ITIL
3 4 (10.00%) Information Security
3 4 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (10.00%) Security Operations
3 4 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (7.50%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (7.50%) IT Governance
5 2 (5.00%) High Availability
5 2 (5.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.50%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.50%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (2.50%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.50%) Migration
6 1 (2.50%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.50%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (2.50%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (82.50%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (77.50%) CCNA
3 29 (72.50%) CCNP
4 22 (55.00%) CCIE
5 7 (17.50%) CCSE
5 7 (17.50%) JNCIS
6 4 (10.00%) JNCIP
7 3 (7.50%) CCSA
7 3 (7.50%) CEH
7 3 (7.50%) CISA
7 3 (7.50%) CISM
7 3 (7.50%) CISSP
7 3 (7.50%) CompTIA Security+
7 3 (7.50%) CSSLP
7 3 (7.50%) Degree
7 3 (7.50%) GIAC
7 3 (7.50%) JNCIA
7 3 (7.50%) SANS
7 3 (7.50%) Security+ Certification
7 3 (7.50%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.50%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.50%) vSphere
Vendors
1 36 (90.00%) Cisco
2 20 (50.00%) Oracle
3 12 (30.00%) CheckPoint
4 11 (27.50%) Palo Alto
5 10 (25.00%) Juniper
6 8 (20.00%) Fortinet
7 5 (12.50%) Blue Coat
7 5 (12.50%) Forcepoint
7 5 (12.50%) Proofpoint
8 1 (2.50%) ArcSight
8 1 (2.50%) Citrix
8 1 (2.50%) Intel Security
8 1 (2.50%) LogRhythm
8 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.50%) Tripwire
8 1 (2.50%) VMware
8 1 (2.50%) WatchGuard
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