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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 54 57 34
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -23
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 7 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 1.67% 1.90% 4.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 2.12% 4.83%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 12
Median salary £29,000 £40,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.83% +25.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £46,650 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
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
390 425 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 93.30% 89.85% 86.05%
Number of salaries quoted 364 356 229
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bradford region citing Information Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing Information Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bradford region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 8 (80.00%) Perl
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
1 8 (80.00%) Python
1 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (80.00%) DNS
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (80.00%) CCNA
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
1 8 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 7 (70.00%) RHCE
3 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (50.00%) OSPF
3 5 (50.00%) BGP
3 5 (50.00%) CISSP
3 5 (50.00%) Security+ Certification
3 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (50.00%) Open Source
3 5 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
3 5 (50.00%) Security Operations
3 5 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (30.00%) IPv4
5 3 (30.00%) CCNP
5 3 (30.00%) VoIP
5 3 (30.00%) SMTP
5 3 (30.00%) HTTP
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) yum
5 3 (30.00%) iPad

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) DNS
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
1 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (50.00%) BGP
2 5 (50.00%) OSPF
3 3 (30.00%) HTTP
3 3 (30.00%) IPv4
3 3 (30.00%) SMTP
3 3 (30.00%) VoIP
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Security Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Network Security Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Security Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (30.00%) Firewall Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) Network Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco Security Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) Information Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) IT Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) IT Engineer
5 2 (20.00%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) IT Security Engineer
5 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (30.00%) iPad
3 2 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Open Source
1 5 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Bash Shell
1 8 (80.00%) Perl
1 8 (80.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) CCNA
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (70.00%) RHCE
3 5 (50.00%) CISSP
3 5 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
3 5 (50.00%) Security+ Certification
4 3 (30.00%) CCNP
5 2 (20.00%) SSCP
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) yum
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (30.00%) Splunk