The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bradford region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 36 27 45
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +18
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 7 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 2.08% 4.94% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% 5.80% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 6
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -42.30%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -4.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
290 276 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 86.31% 85.19% 78.57%
Number of salaries quoted 221 167 222
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Information Security
West Yorkshire

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
Salary Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Bradford

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 11 (64.71%) Degree
2 10 (58.82%) Penetration Testing
2 10 (58.82%) ITIL
3 9 (52.94%) Windows
3 9 (52.94%) Finance
4 7 (41.18%) Risk Management
4 7 (41.18%) PCI DSS
5 6 (35.29%) Data Protection
5 6 (35.29%) Problem Management
5 6 (35.29%) SIEM
5 6 (35.29%) Mobile Device Management
5 6 (35.29%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (35.29%) Ethical Hacking
5 6 (35.29%) Security+ Certification
5 6 (35.29%) MCSE
5 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
5 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
5 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (35.29%) SSCP
6 5 (29.41%) Project Management
7 4 (23.53%) Risk Analysis
7 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
7 4 (23.53%) CISA
7 4 (23.53%) CISM
7 4 (23.53%) CISSP
8 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
8 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (17.65%) Solaris
8 3 (17.65%) Linux
8 3 (17.65%) UNIX

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Security Analyst
1 7 (41.18%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) IT Security Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Information Security Officer
3 4 (23.53%) Security Officer
4 3 (17.65%) Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Security Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Information Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) IT Operations Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Project Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Security Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Solaris
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) ITIL
1 10 (58.82%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (41.18%) Risk Management
3 6 (35.29%) Ethical Hacking
3 6 (35.29%) Problem Management
3 6 (35.29%) Data Protection
3 6 (35.29%) SIEM
3 6 (35.29%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (29.41%) Project Management
5 4 (23.53%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (17.65%) Operations Management
6 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
6 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.88%) Information Security Management
7 1 (5.88%) Security Management
7 1 (5.88%) ISMS
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Degree
2 6 (35.29%) Security+ Certification
2 6 (35.29%) MCSE
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (35.29%) SSCP
3 4 (23.53%) CISA
3 4 (23.53%) CISM
3 4 (23.53%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) PCI DSS
2 3 (17.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Juniper
2 3 (17.65%) Symantec
2 3 (17.65%) Sourcefire
2 3 (17.65%) Fortinet
2 3 (17.65%) Qualys
2 3 (17.65%) F5
2 3 (17.65%) LogRhythm