The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 57 42 31
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -11
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 3 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 0.65% 0.83% 4.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.96% 4.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 13
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
Information Security
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
416 313 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 90.63% 86.94% 86.76%
Number of salaries quoted 364 240 212
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Information Security
Salary Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Bradford region.

Information Security Salary Trend in Bradford

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security.

1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (58.33%) CISSP
3 6 (50.00%) CISA
3 6 (50.00%) CISM
3 6 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 6 (50.00%) Cyber Security
4 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (8.33%) Summit
6 1 (8.33%) Billing
6 1 (8.33%) Computacenter
6 1 (8.33%) CEH
6 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
6 1 (8.33%) SLA
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
6 1 (8.33%) EMC
6 1 (8.33%) McAfee
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle
6 1 (8.33%) UNIX
6 1 (8.33%) Information Security Management
6 1 (8.33%) Security Management
6 1 (8.33%) Service Management
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Management

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Security Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Information Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Information Security Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Security Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Information Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Information Security Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Security Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Penetration Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Lead Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Cyber Security
2 6 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security Management
5 1 (8.33%) Security Management
5 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
5 1 (8.33%) SIEM
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) CISSP
2 6 (50.00%) CISA
2 6 (50.00%) CISM
3 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) EMC
1 1 (8.33%) McAfee
1 1 (8.33%) Computacenter
1 1 (8.33%) F5