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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 142 157 123
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 22 28 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.84% 0.79% 2.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.81% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 41
Median salary £38,000 £45,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +34.32%
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
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
2564 3447 3757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.79% 97.10% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2172 2748 2891
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 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 September 2016.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 41 (100.00%) Firewall
2 36 (87.80%) Cisco
3 35 (85.37%) Network Security
4 34 (82.93%) Cisco Certification
5 30 (73.17%) CCNP
6 25 (60.98%) CCNA
7 21 (51.22%) CCIE
8 12 (29.27%) SAN
8 12 (29.27%) CheckPoint
8 12 (29.27%) SQL
8 12 (29.27%) Oracle
8 12 (29.27%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (26.83%) Juniper
10 7 (17.07%) Load Balancing
10 7 (17.07%) ITIL
10 7 (17.07%) Games
11 6 (14.63%) Vulnerability Management
12 5 (12.20%) PCI DSS
12 5 (12.20%) SANS
12 5 (12.20%) CompTIA Security+
12 5 (12.20%) Palo Alto
12 5 (12.20%) CSSLP
12 5 (12.20%) CEH
12 5 (12.20%) IT Governance
12 5 (12.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 5 (12.20%) Fortinet
12 5 (12.20%) Degree
12 5 (12.20%) GIAC
12 5 (12.20%) Security+ Certification
12 5 (12.20%) 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 (2.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 41 (100.00%) Firewall
2 35 (85.37%) Network Security
3 12 (29.27%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (29.27%) SAN
4 2 (4.88%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.44%) Reverse Proxy
General
1 7 (17.07%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.76%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.07%) ITIL
1 7 (17.07%) Load Balancing
2 6 (14.63%) Vulnerability Management
3 5 (12.20%) Information Security
3 5 (12.20%) IT Governance
4 4 (9.76%) High Availability
4 4 (9.76%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (9.76%) Security Operations
4 4 (9.76%) SIEM
4 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.88%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (2.44%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (29.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (82.93%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (73.17%) CCNP
3 25 (60.98%) CCNA
4 21 (51.22%) CCIE
5 5 (12.20%) CEH
5 5 (12.20%) CISA
5 5 (12.20%) CISM
5 5 (12.20%) CISSP
5 5 (12.20%) CompTIA Security+
5 5 (12.20%) CSSLP
5 5 (12.20%) Degree
5 5 (12.20%) GIAC
5 5 (12.20%) SANS
5 5 (12.20%) Security+ Certification
5 5 (12.20%) SSCP
6 4 (9.76%) CCSE
6 4 (9.76%) JNCIP
6 4 (9.76%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (12.20%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 36 (87.80%) Cisco
2 12 (29.27%) CheckPoint
2 12 (29.27%) Oracle
3 11 (26.83%) Juniper
4 5 (12.20%) Fortinet
4 5 (12.20%) Palo Alto
5 4 (9.76%) Blue Coat
5 4 (9.76%) Forcepoint
5 4 (9.76%) Proofpoint
6 1 (2.44%) Citrix
6 1 (2.44%) Intel Security
6 1 (2.44%) Microsoft