The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 37 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 5 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 2.86% - 2.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.21% - 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 4
Median salary £50,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £53,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +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 Halifax region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
156 145 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 89.14% 84.80% 81.61%
Number of salaries quoted 143 110 133
Median salary £52,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of job ads across the Halifax 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 Halifax

Information Security
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Halifax

Information Security
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Sophos
1 5 (100.00%) Clearswift
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Legal
1 5 (100.00%) Nessus
1 5 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
1 5 (100.00%) F5
1 5 (100.00%) Rapid7
1 5 (100.00%) ScanSafe
1 5 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 5 (100.00%) Mimecast
1 5 (100.00%) Nexpose

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 5 (100.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
General
1 5 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) IT Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) IT Security Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Network Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Senior IT Security Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Senior Network Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Senior Security Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 5 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Nessus
1 5 (100.00%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Clearswift
1 5 (100.00%) F5
1 5 (100.00%) Rapid7
1 5 (100.00%) ScanSafe
1 5 (100.00%) Sophos