Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Cyber Essentials skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cyber Essentials over the 6 months to 17 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cyber Essentials
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 202 231 271
Rank change year-on-year +29 +40 -
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Essentials 13 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.27% 0.075% 0.043%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.39% 0.61% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 3
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £54,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% -16.92% -
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £54,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -16.67% -16.92% -

Cyber Essentials is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 543 655 827
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 11.13% 12.29% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 466 554 633
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +12.17%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £61,875 £64,625 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +1.25% +9.59%

Cyber Essentials
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Cyber Essentials as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Cyber Essentials in Leeds

Cyber Essentials
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials in Leeds.

Salary trend for Cyber Essentials in Leeds

Cyber Essentials
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials in Leeds over the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Cyber Essentials in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Cyber Essentials.

1 13 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (92.31%) CISSP
2 12 (92.31%) CISM
3 11 (84.62%) Penetration Testing
4 10 (76.92%) Firewall
4 10 (76.92%) VPN
5 8 (61.54%) Information Security
5 8 (61.54%) Security Operations
6 7 (53.85%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 7 (53.85%) Security Auditing
6 7 (53.85%) Vulnerability Management
6 7 (53.85%) Network Security
6 7 (53.85%) Data Protection
6 7 (53.85%) CISA
6 7 (53.85%) CEH
6 7 (53.85%) Data Protection Act
6 7 (53.85%) Cisco
7 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
7 5 (38.46%) ITIL
7 5 (38.46%) LAN
7 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
7 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (38.46%) MPLS
7 5 (38.46%) CCNA
7 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
7 5 (38.46%) VLAN
7 5 (38.46%) PKI
7 5 (38.46%) Finance
7 5 (38.46%) PCI DSS
7 5 (38.46%) Cisco ASA

Cyber Essentials
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) PaaS
1 4 (30.77%) SaaS
2 3 (23.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) Firewall
1 10 (76.92%) VPN
2 7 (53.85%) Network Security
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (38.46%) LAN
3 5 (38.46%) MPLS
3 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
3 5 (38.46%) VLAN
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (30.77%) WAN
5 3 (23.08%) DNS
5 3 (23.08%) HTTP
5 3 (23.08%) SMTP
5 3 (23.08%) SNMP
5 3 (23.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (7.69%) PerformancePoint
1 1 (7.69%) PowerPivot
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Data Services
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) CISSP Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) IT Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) IT Security Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) Security Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco Security Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) IT Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) IT Security Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Security Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) CISSP Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Information Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (15.38%) IT Architect
3 2 (15.38%) IT Security Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Security Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Security Manager
4 1 (7.69%) CISSP Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) IT Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
2 5 (38.46%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (61.54%) Information Security
2 8 (61.54%) Security Operations
3 7 (53.85%) Data Protection
3 7 (53.85%) Security Auditing
3 7 (53.85%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (38.46%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (38.46%) ITIL
4 5 (38.46%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (38.46%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
5 4 (30.77%) Patch Management
5 4 (30.77%) Security Architecture
5 4 (30.77%) SIEM
5 4 (30.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
6 3 (23.08%) Security Testing
6 3 (23.08%) TOGAF
6 3 (23.08%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 2 (15.38%) IT Audit
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) CISM
1 12 (92.31%) CISSP
2 7 (53.85%) CEH
2 7 (53.85%) CISA
3 5 (38.46%) CCNA
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (38.46%) SANS
4 4 (30.77%) CCIE
4 4 (30.77%) CCNP
5 3 (23.08%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (23.08%) GIAC
6 2 (15.38%) CISMP
6 2 (15.38%) CRISC
6 2 (15.38%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (53.85%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 5 (38.46%) ISO 31000
3 5 (38.46%) PCI DSS
4 3 (23.08%) GDPR
5 2 (15.38%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) Nintex
3 1 (7.69%) SAP