Period
to 10 December 2018

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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cyber Essentials
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 208 226
Rank change year-on-year +49 +18 +46
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Essentials 34 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.92% 0.22% 0.075%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.94% 2.04% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 31 10 4
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% -16.67% -16.92%
10th Percentile £30,250 £39,525 £50,400
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,000 £56,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% -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 572 540 664
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 15.56% 11.04% 12.41%
Number of salaries quoted 455 465 563
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £63,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Cyber Essentials in Leeds

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Cyber Essentials.

1 31 (91.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (58.82%) Information Security
3 13 (38.24%) PCI DSS
3 13 (38.24%) GDPR
4 12 (35.29%) Security Testing
4 12 (35.29%) Penetration Testing
5 10 (29.41%) Data Protection
6 9 (26.47%) Data Protection Act
6 9 (26.47%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 9 (26.47%) Business Continuity
6 9 (26.47%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (26.47%) Telecoms
7 8 (23.53%) SQL
7 8 (23.53%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 7 (20.59%) Risk Management
8 7 (20.59%) Firewall
9 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
9 6 (17.65%) SAP
9 6 (17.65%) UML
9 6 (17.65%) SSADM
9 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Excel
9 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
9 6 (17.65%) MS Visio
9 6 (17.65%) IBM
9 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
9 6 (17.65%) WebSphere
9 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (17.65%) MDX
9 6 (17.65%) Zachman Framework

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 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
1 6 (17.65%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (17.65%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) PaaS
1 6 (17.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) Firewall
2 5 (14.71%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (14.71%) VPN
3 4 (11.76%) LAN
4 3 (8.82%) WAN
4 3 (8.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) PerformancePoint
1 6 (17.65%) PowerPivot
1 6 (17.65%) SAP Data Services
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 9 (26.47%) Telecoms
2 5 (14.71%) Finance
3 3 (8.82%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Analyst
1 14 (41.18%) Security Analyst
2 9 (26.47%) Information Analyst
2 9 (26.47%) Information Security Analyst
3 8 (23.53%) Security Specialist
4 7 (20.59%) IT Security Specialist
5 6 (17.65%) Architect
5 6 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Coordinator
7 2 (5.88%) IT Manager
7 2 (5.88%) IT Security Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Security Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Business Solution Architect
8 1 (2.94%) CISSP Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.94%) Information Officer
8 1 (2.94%) Information Security Officer
8 1 (2.94%) IT Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Information Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Data Protection Act
2 6 (17.65%) Cyberthreat
3 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (58.82%) Information Security
2 12 (35.29%) Penetration Testing
2 12 (35.29%) Security Testing
3 10 (29.41%) Data Protection
4 9 (26.47%) Business Continuity
4 9 (26.47%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (23.53%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (20.59%) Risk Management
7 6 (17.65%) Security Auditing
7 6 (17.65%) Security Patching
7 6 (17.65%) SSADM
7 6 (17.65%) TOGAF
7 6 (17.65%) UML
7 6 (17.65%) Zachman Framework
8 4 (11.76%) Analytics
8 4 (11.76%) Presales
8 4 (11.76%) Security Architecture
8 4 (11.76%) Security Management
8 4 (11.76%) Security Operations
8 4 (11.76%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) SQL
2 6 (17.65%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) CCNA
1 3 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (8.82%) CISSP
2 2 (5.88%) CISM
3 1 (2.94%) CISA
3 1 (2.94%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (91.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (38.24%) GDPR
2 13 (38.24%) PCI DSS
3 9 (26.47%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 8 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (8.82%) SLA
6 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) IBM
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
1 6 (17.65%) SAP
2 5 (14.71%) Cisco
3 4 (11.76%) Nintex