The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Engineer
Rank 178 143 143
Rank change year-on-year
-35 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Engineer 9 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.25% 0.039% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.041% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 4
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £40,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £40,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -8.23%
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3535 2427 2211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.33% 95.44% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2811 1881 1820
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Security Engineer
West Yorkshire

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
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 11 July 2014.

Security Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 12 (92.31%) Cisco
1 12 (92.31%) Firewall
1 12 (92.31%) Network Security
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (61.54%) CCNP
4 7 (53.85%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (53.85%) CCNA
4 7 (53.85%) CheckPoint
5 5 (38.46%) VPN
5 5 (38.46%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (38.46%) Blue Coat
5 5 (38.46%) ProxySG
5 5 (38.46%) Load Balancing
6 4 (30.77%) SSH
6 4 (30.77%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (30.77%) SecurID
6 4 (30.77%) PKI
6 4 (30.77%) DNS
6 4 (30.77%) LDAP
6 4 (30.77%) DHCP
6 4 (30.77%) Kerberos
6 4 (30.77%) SNMP
6 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
6 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
7 3 (23.08%) Finance
7 3 (23.08%) Law
7 3 (23.08%) Windows
7 3 (23.08%) CCSP
7 3 (23.08%) IronPort
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco PIX

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) Firewall
1 12 (92.31%) Network Security
2 7 (53.85%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (38.46%) VPN
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (30.77%) DNS
4 4 (30.77%) DHCP
4 4 (30.77%) Kerberos
4 4 (30.77%) SNMP
4 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
4 4 (30.77%) LDAP
4 4 (30.77%) SSH
4 4 (30.77%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (23.08%) TACACS
6 2 (15.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (7.69%) LAN
7 1 (7.69%) WAN
7 1 (7.69%) NAS
7 1 (7.69%) SAN
General
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) SecurID
1 4 (30.77%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.69%) Information Security
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (61.54%) CCNP
3 7 (53.85%) CCNA
4 3 (23.08%) CCSP
5 2 (15.38%) CCSA
5 2 (15.38%) CCSE
6 1 (7.69%) CCVP
6 1 (7.69%) CCDP
6 1 (7.69%) CISSP
6 1 (7.69%) CCIE
6 1 (7.69%) CCIP
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) ProxySG
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) CheckPoint
3 5 (38.46%) Blue Coat
4 3 (23.08%) IronPort
4 3 (23.08%) SolarWinds
4 3 (23.08%) ScanSafe
5 2 (15.38%) F5
5 2 (15.38%) Sourcefire
5 2 (15.38%) VMware
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.69%) Brocade
6 1 (7.69%) TippingPoint
6 1 (7.69%) Foundry