Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Security Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Security Architecture over the 6 months to 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Architecture
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 165 202 195
Rank change year-on-year +37 -7 +76
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 17 12 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.51% 0.25% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.27% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 32
Leeds median annual salary £52,500 £63,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% +21.43% -16.00%
10th Percentile £45,625 £42,750 £47,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £78,500 £70,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £63,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year -17.65% +21.43% -16.00%

Security Architecture 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 3,041 4,459 4,931
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 91.51% 93.99% 92.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2,564 3,789 4,215
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

Security Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Architecture in Leeds

Security Architecture
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Security Architecture in Leeds

Security Architecture
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Architecture in Leeds over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Security Architecture in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT jobs citing Security Architecture 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 Security Architecture.

1 13 (76.47%) Information Security
1 13 (76.47%) Penetration Testing
2 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 12 (70.59%) Security Operations
2 12 (70.59%) Security Auditing
2 12 (70.59%) GDPR
3 10 (58.82%) Security Testing
3 10 (58.82%) LAN
3 10 (58.82%) VPN
3 10 (58.82%) Firewall
4 9 (52.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (52.94%) Data Protection
4 9 (52.94%) Data Protection Act
5 7 (41.18%) Cyber Essentials
5 7 (41.18%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 7 (41.18%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (41.18%) WAN
6 5 (29.41%) Cisco
6 5 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (23.53%) Security Management
8 3 (17.65%) CISM
8 3 (17.65%) CISSP
8 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
8 3 (17.65%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (11.76%) Data Governance
9 2 (11.76%) CEH
9 2 (11.76%) CSSLP

Security Architecture
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) Firewall
1 10 (58.82%) LAN
1 10 (58.82%) VPN
2 7 (41.18%) WAN
2 7 (41.18%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Big Data
General
1 2 (11.76%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Security Specialist
2 9 (52.94%) IT Security Specialist
3 3 (17.65%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Engineering Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) IT Manager
4 2 (11.76%) IT Security Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Monitoring Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Security Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Security Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Security Monitoring Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Security Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Information Security Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Information Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Information Security
1 13 (76.47%) Penetration Testing
2 12 (70.59%) Security Auditing
2 12 (70.59%) Security Operations
3 10 (58.82%) Security Testing
4 9 (52.94%) Data Protection
5 4 (23.53%) Security Management
6 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
6 3 (17.65%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (11.76%) Data Engineering
7 2 (11.76%) Data Governance
7 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (11.76%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (11.76%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
7 2 (11.76%) Regulatory Compliance
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.76%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) CISM
1 3 (17.65%) CISSP
2 2 (11.76%) CEH
2 2 (11.76%) CISA
2 2 (11.76%) CSSLP
2 2 (11.76%) GIAC
2 2 (11.76%) SANS
2 2 (11.76%) SSCP
3 1 (5.88%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (70.59%) GDPR
2 9 (52.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (41.18%) Cyber Essentials
3 7 (41.18%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (11.76%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Cisco
3 2 (11.76%) HP