The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Engineer
Rank 175 - 143
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 10 0 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.26% - 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% - 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 15
Average salary £46,250 - £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 - £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 - £45,600
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+14.45% -7.77%
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
3665 2753 2657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.78% 95.79% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2805 2225 2222
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Engineer in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Security Engineer in their job title 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 with Security Engineer in their job title.

1 22 (100.00%) Firewall
2 21 (95.45%) Cisco
3 20 (90.91%) Network Security
4 19 (86.36%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (81.82%) CCNP
6 14 (63.64%) CCNA
7 13 (59.09%) CheckPoint
7 13 (59.09%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (59.09%) Intrusion Detection
8 10 (45.45%) VPN
9 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
9 9 (40.91%) PKI
10 8 (36.36%) CCSE
10 8 (36.36%) ScanSafe
11 7 (31.82%) Kalman Filter
11 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (31.82%) SSH
11 7 (31.82%) SecurID
11 7 (31.82%) Load Balancing
11 7 (31.82%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (31.82%) DNS
11 7 (31.82%) LDAP
11 7 (31.82%) DHCP
11 7 (31.82%) Kerberos
11 7 (31.82%) SNMP
12 6 (27.27%) Finance
12 6 (27.27%) Law
12 6 (27.27%) IronPort
12 6 (27.27%) CCSA
12 6 (27.27%) SolarWinds

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Security Engineer in their job title 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 with Security Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 22 (100.00%) Firewall
2 20 (90.91%) Network Security
3 13 (59.09%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (59.09%) Intrusion Detection
4 10 (45.45%) VPN
5 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
6 7 (31.82%) SSH
6 7 (31.82%) DNS
6 7 (31.82%) DHCP
6 7 (31.82%) Kerberos
6 7 (31.82%) SNMP
6 7 (31.82%) LDAP
6 7 (31.82%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (18.18%) Internet
8 3 (13.64%) MPLS
8 3 (13.64%) BGP
8 3 (13.64%) TACACS
8 3 (13.64%) LAN
8 3 (13.64%) VoIP
8 3 (13.64%) WAN
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
1 6 (27.27%) Law
2 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) PKI
2 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (31.82%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
1 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Load Balancing
1 7 (31.82%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (22.73%) Information Security
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) Information Management
4 2 (9.09%) Cyber Security
4 2 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
Qualifications
1 19 (86.36%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (81.82%) CCNP
3 14 (63.64%) CCNA
4 8 (36.36%) CCSE
5 6 (27.27%) CCSA
6 5 (22.73%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) ProxySG
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (9.09%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) Cisco
2 13 (59.09%) CheckPoint
3 8 (36.36%) ScanSafe
4 6 (27.27%) SolarWinds
4 6 (27.27%) IronPort
5 5 (22.73%) Blue Coat
6 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 2 (9.09%) Juniper
7 2 (9.09%) Sourcefire
7 2 (9.09%) Riverbed
7 2 (9.09%) F5
7 2 (9.09%) VMware
8 1 (4.55%) McAfee
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000 per annum + Oncalls, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago