Period
to 6 December 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 6 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Architecture
6 months to
6 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 155 176 208
Rank change year-on-year +21 +32 -5
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 24 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.79% 0.45% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.49% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 7
Leeds median annual salary £71,250 £63,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +21.43% -2.33%
10th Percentile £44,326 £41,875 £42,000
90th Percentile £86,500 £83,750 £77,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £71,250 £70,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.79% +33.33% -8.70%

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 2,865 3,479 4,674
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 93.78% 91.24% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2,444 2,898 3,946
Leeds median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% -

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 6 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Security Architecture in Leeds

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 14 (58.33%) AWS
2 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (45.83%) Information Security
4 10 (41.67%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
6 8 (33.33%) Risk Management
7 7 (29.17%) Azure
7 7 (29.17%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (29.17%) CompTIA Security+
8 6 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
8 6 (25.00%) Mobile Computing
8 6 (25.00%) GDPR
8 6 (25.00%) IT Strategy
8 6 (25.00%) CRISC
8 6 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (25.00%) CISMP
8 6 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
8 6 (25.00%) PCI DSS
8 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
8 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
9 5 (20.83%) SaaS
9 5 (20.83%) Waterfall
9 5 (20.83%) GAP Analysis
9 5 (20.83%) CISSP
9 5 (20.83%) Decision-Making
9 5 (20.83%) DevSecOps
9 5 (20.83%) Architecture Roadmap
10 4 (16.67%) Security Operations
10 4 (16.67%) Threat Modelling
10 4 (16.67%) Firewall

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 14 (58.33%) AWS
2 10 (41.67%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (29.17%) Azure
4 5 (20.83%) SaaS
5 1 (4.17%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) LAN
2 2 (8.33%) VPN
2 2 (8.33%) WAN
2 2 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (4.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon Redshift
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Architect
2 7 (29.17%) Security Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Senior Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Senior Security Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Security Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Security Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Data Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) IT Security Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Service Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Mobile Computing
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) Information Security
3 9 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 8 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 7 (29.17%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (25.00%) IT Strategy
6 6 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
7 5 (20.83%) Architecture Roadmap
7 5 (20.83%) Decision-Making
7 5 (20.83%) DevSecOps
7 5 (20.83%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (20.83%) Waterfall
8 4 (16.67%) Security Operations
8 4 (16.67%) Threat Modelling
9 3 (12.50%) Security Management
10 2 (8.33%) Email Filtering
10 2 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (8.33%) Service Management
10 2 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
10 2 (8.33%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) CompTIA Security+
2 6 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 6 (25.00%) CISMP
2 6 (25.00%) CRISC
2 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (20.83%) CISSP
4 3 (12.50%) CEH
4 3 (12.50%) CISA
4 3 (12.50%) CISM
4 3 (12.50%) GIAC
4 3 (12.50%) SANS
5 2 (8.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 2 (8.33%) CCSP
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (8.33%) Degree
6 1 (4.17%) CSSLP
6 1 (4.17%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) GDPR
1 6 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.17%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (4.17%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft