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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Engineer
Rank 134 147 156
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 24 32 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.91% 0.98% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 1.01% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 16 32 26
Median salary £34,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.33% -10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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
2574 3180 3266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.76% 96.92% 98.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2233 2668 2658
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 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 January 2017.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 50 (100.00%) Firewall
2 33 (66.00%) Network Security
3 32 (64.00%) Cisco
4 30 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
5 29 (58.00%) CCNP
6 21 (42.00%) CCIE
7 17 (34.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 15 (30.00%) SSCP
8 15 (30.00%) CISA
8 15 (30.00%) CISM
8 15 (30.00%) CISSP
9 14 (28.00%) Security+ Certification
9 14 (28.00%) ITIL
9 14 (28.00%) CompTIA Security+
10 12 (24.00%) PCI DSS
10 12 (24.00%) Vulnerability Management
11 9 (18.00%) IT Governance
11 9 (18.00%) Degree
11 9 (18.00%) Information Security
11 9 (18.00%) CCNA
12 8 (16.00%) Juniper
12 8 (16.00%) CheckPoint
12 8 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (12.00%) Games
13 6 (12.00%) Load Balancing
14 5 (10.00%) SANS
14 5 (10.00%) GIAC
14 5 (10.00%) Management Information System
14 5 (10.00%) CSSLP
14 5 (10.00%) CEH

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 50 (100.00%) Firewall
2 33 (66.00%) Network Security
3 8 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.00%) LAN
4 1 (2.00%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.00%) WAN
General
1 6 (12.00%) Games
2 1 (2.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.00%) ITIL
2 12 (24.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 9 (18.00%) Information Security
3 9 (18.00%) IT Governance
4 6 (12.00%) Load Balancing
5 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.00%) High Availability
6 2 (4.00%) ITIL V3
6 2 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (2.00%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.00%) Network Security Management
7 1 (2.00%) Security Management
7 1 (2.00%) Security Operations
7 1 (2.00%) Service Management
7 1 (2.00%) SIEM
7 1 (2.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 30 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (58.00%) CCNP
3 21 (42.00%) CCIE
4 15 (30.00%) CISA
4 15 (30.00%) CISM
4 15 (30.00%) CISSP
4 15 (30.00%) SSCP
5 14 (28.00%) CompTIA Security+
5 14 (28.00%) Security+ Certification
6 9 (18.00%) CCNA
6 9 (18.00%) Degree
7 5 (10.00%) CEH
7 5 (10.00%) CISMP
7 5 (10.00%) CSSLP
7 5 (10.00%) GIAC
7 5 (10.00%) SANS
8 1 (2.00%) CCSE
8 1 (2.00%) CCSP
8 1 (2.00%) JNCIP
8 1 (2.00%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (34.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (24.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 32 (64.00%) Cisco
2 8 (16.00%) CheckPoint
2 8 (16.00%) Juniper
3 1 (2.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (2.00%) Forcepoint
3 1 (2.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (2.00%) Intel Security
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (2.00%) Proofpoint