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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank - 38 49
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 0 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford - 3.95% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 4.92% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £32,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.76%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
290 264 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 82.39% 80.24% 75.46%
Number of salaries quoted 207 189 206
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 5 March 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 5 (71.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) PCI DSS
2 4 (57.14%) Time Management
3 3 (42.86%) PCI QSA
3 3 (42.86%) CRISC
3 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
3 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (42.86%) CISA
3 3 (42.86%) CISM
3 3 (42.86%) Information Security Management
3 3 (42.86%) Security Management
3 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
3 3 (42.86%) CISSP
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Solaris
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) UNIX
4 2 (28.57%) Juniper
4 2 (28.57%) Symantec
4 2 (28.57%) Fortinet
4 2 (28.57%) Operations Management
4 2 (28.57%) Qualys
4 2 (28.57%) Sourcefire
4 2 (28.57%) LogRhythm
4 2 (28.57%) F5
5 1 (14.29%) Legal

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Security Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Project Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Information Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Field Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Solaris
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Time Management
3 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
3 3 (42.86%) Information Security Management
3 3 (42.86%) Security Management
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
4 2 (28.57%) Operations Management
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) PCI QSA
1 3 (42.86%) CRISC
1 3 (42.86%) CISA
1 3 (42.86%) CISM
1 3 (42.86%) CISSP
2 1 (14.29%) SSCP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCP
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 5 (71.43%) PCI DSS
2 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Juniper
1 2 (28.57%) Symantec
1 2 (28.57%) Fortinet
1 2 (28.57%) Qualys
1 2 (28.57%) Sourcefire
1 2 (28.57%) LogRhythm
1 2 (28.57%) F5
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco