The first table below looks at the demand for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 31 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 Harrogate region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 47 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 0.31% 1.12% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 1.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £62,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+78.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £50,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -2.43%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
259 132 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 79.94% 74.16% 69.16%
Number of salaries quoted 215 113 121
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,625 £32,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Information Security
North Yorkshire

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

Information Security
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Harrogate

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Mitel
3 2 (40.00%) IP Telephony
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) CISSP
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) CISA
3 2 (40.00%) CISM
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) CRISC
3 2 (40.00%) Rackspace
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) IP Telephony
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Head of Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Head of Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Compliance Officer
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Officer
2 1 (20.00%) Information Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) V-Model
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (40.00%) CISA
1 2 (40.00%) CISM
1 2 (40.00%) CRISC
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
1 2 (40.00%) Mitel
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (40.00%) Rackspace