Period
to 13 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Cybersecurity skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cybersecurity over the 6 months to 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cybersecurity
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 184 178
Rank change year-on-year +89 -6 +18
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 109 38 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.80% 0.77% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.08% 0.82% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 96 26 38
Leeds median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.52% +16.67%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,109 £25,908
90th Percentile £81,250 £79,688 £70,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £46,250 £57,500
% change year-on-year -2.70% -19.57% +27.78%

Cybersecurity is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,544 4,643 4,988
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 90.97% 93.87% 92.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2,942 3,909 4,258
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,250 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +3.66%

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity in Leeds

Cybersecurity
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Cybersecurity in Leeds

Cybersecurity
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cybersecurity in Leeds over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Cybersecurity in Leeds

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, IT jobs citing Cybersecurity 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 Cybersecurity.

1 51 (46.79%) Information Security
2 33 (30.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 32 (29.36%) Firewall
4 26 (23.85%) Degree
5 23 (21.10%) Identity Access Management
6 21 (19.27%) Microsoft Azure
7 19 (17.43%) Intrusion Detection
7 19 (17.43%) Risk Management
7 19 (17.43%) GDPR
8 18 (16.51%) CISSP
8 18 (16.51%) SaaS
9 17 (15.60%) Finance
9 17 (15.60%) Management Information System
10 16 (14.68%) PaaS
10 16 (14.68%) IaaS
11 15 (13.76%) Windows
12 14 (12.84%) PCI DSS
13 13 (11.93%) Active Directory
13 13 (11.93%) Microsoft
13 13 (11.93%) Security Management
13 13 (11.93%) DevOps
14 12 (11.01%) Project Management
14 12 (11.01%) Linux
14 12 (11.01%) Network Security
14 12 (11.01%) Data Protection
14 12 (11.01%) SIEM
15 10 (9.17%) Splunk
15 10 (9.17%) SQL
15 10 (9.17%) WAN
15 10 (9.17%) Telecoms

Cybersecurity
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 4 (3.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (2.75%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.92%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (19.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (16.51%) SaaS
3 16 (14.68%) IaaS
3 16 (14.68%) PaaS
4 10 (9.17%) Office 365
5 9 (8.26%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (3.67%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.92%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.92%) G Suite
7 1 (0.92%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 32 (29.36%) Firewall
2 19 (17.43%) Intrusion Detection
3 12 (11.01%) Network Security
4 10 (9.17%) WAN
5 7 (6.42%) LAN
6 6 (5.50%) MPLS
6 6 (5.50%) WLAN
7 5 (4.59%) Cisco Firepower
7 5 (4.59%) Wireless
8 3 (2.75%) 4G
8 3 (2.75%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (2.75%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (2.75%) SAN
8 3 (2.75%) SMS
8 3 (2.75%) TCP/IP
8 3 (2.75%) Unified Communications
8 3 (2.75%) VoIP
9 2 (1.83%) OSPF
9 2 (1.83%) VLAN
9 2 (1.83%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.75%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.83%) Data Mart
3 2 (1.83%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.92%) Big Data
4 1 (0.92%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.92%) NonStop SQL
4 1 (0.92%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (3.67%) Selenium
2 2 (1.83%) Ant
2 2 (1.83%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.83%) JIRA
2 2 (1.83%) Maven
General
1 17 (15.60%) Finance
2 10 (9.17%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.50%) Legal
4 5 (4.59%) Brand Awareness
4 5 (4.59%) Retail
5 2 (1.83%) Law
6 1 (0.92%) Banking
6 1 (0.92%) Marketing
6 1 (0.92%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (22.94%) Analyst
2 16 (14.68%) Security Analyst
3 14 (12.84%) Security Manager
4 13 (11.93%) Architect
5 10 (9.17%) Consultant
6 9 (8.26%) Security Engineer
7 8 (7.34%) Information Manager
7 8 (7.34%) Security Architect
7 8 (7.34%) Security Consultant
7 8 (7.34%) Security Specialist
8 7 (6.42%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 7 (6.42%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 7 (6.42%) Information Analyst
8 7 (6.42%) Information Security Analyst
8 7 (6.42%) Risk Manager
9 6 (5.50%) Developer
9 6 (5.50%) Enterprise Architect
9 6 (5.50%) Enterprise Security Architect
9 6 (5.50%) Information Security Manager
9 6 (5.50%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.59%) HTML
2 4 (3.67%) CSS
3 3 (2.75%) Web Services
4 1 (0.92%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.92%) Express
4 1 (0.92%) Node.js
4 1 (0.92%) React
4 1 (0.92%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.60%) Management Information System
2 9 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.26%) Computer Science
2 9 (8.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (2.75%) Cyberattack
3 3 (2.75%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (2.75%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (2.75%) Private Cloud
3 3 (2.75%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (2.75%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.83%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.83%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (0.92%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.92%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.92%) Fintech
5 1 (0.92%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.92%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.92%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.76%) Windows
2 12 (11.01%) Linux
3 5 (4.59%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.75%) Ubuntu
4 3 (2.75%) Unix
4 3 (2.75%) Windows 10
4 3 (2.75%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (46.79%) Information Security
2 23 (21.10%) Identity Access Management
3 19 (17.43%) Risk Management
4 13 (11.93%) DevOps
4 13 (11.93%) Security Management
5 12 (11.01%) Data Protection
5 12 (11.01%) Project Management
5 12 (11.01%) SIEM
6 10 (9.17%) Mentoring
7 9 (8.26%) Risk Assessment
8 8 (7.34%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (7.34%) CRM
8 8 (7.34%) Information Security Management
8 8 (7.34%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 8 (7.34%) ISMS
8 8 (7.34%) SDLC
8 8 (7.34%) Vulnerability Management
9 7 (6.42%) Critical Thinking
9 7 (6.42%) IT Strategy
9 7 (6.42%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.17%) SQL
2 7 (6.42%) Java
3 4 (3.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.75%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.83%) Python
6 1 (0.92%) Ruby
6 1 (0.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (23.85%) Degree
2 18 (16.51%) CISSP
3 9 (8.26%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (6.42%) CCNA
4 7 (6.42%) CISM
5 6 (5.50%) CCNP
6 4 (3.67%) CISA
6 4 (3.67%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (2.75%) CEH
7 3 (2.75%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (1.83%) CCIE
8 2 (1.83%) CCSA
8 2 (1.83%) CCSE
8 2 (1.83%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (1.83%) CREST Certified
8 2 (1.83%) GSLC
8 2 (1.83%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.83%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (1.83%) SANS
9 1 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (30.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (17.43%) GDPR
3 14 (12.84%) PCI DSS
4 10 (9.17%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (3.67%) COBIT
6 2 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.92%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 1 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (11.93%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (5.50%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (4.59%) Nessus
2 5 (4.59%) WSUS
3 3 (2.75%) PaperCut
3 3 (2.75%) SCCM
4 2 (1.83%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 1 (0.92%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.92%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 13 (11.93%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.17%) Splunk
3 8 (7.34%) Cisco
3 8 (7.34%) McAfee
4 5 (4.59%) ArcSight
4 5 (4.59%) CheckPoint
4 5 (4.59%) Fortinet
4 5 (4.59%) LogRhythm
4 5 (4.59%) Palo Alto
4 5 (4.59%) SolarWinds
4 5 (4.59%) VMware
5 4 (3.67%) Meraki
6 3 (2.75%) AlienVault
6 3 (2.75%) Citrix
6 3 (2.75%) Oracle
6 3 (2.75%) Sage
6 3 (2.75%) Symantec
7 2 (1.83%) Cognos
7 2 (1.83%) Informatica
7 2 (1.83%) Teradata