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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 59 35 30
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -5
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 4 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 0.98% 2.47% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 3.04% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 2
Average salary £63,750 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+96.15% -27.77%
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.21% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
348 230 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 85.29% 81.27% 83.70%
Number of salaries quoted 303 191 90
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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
Salary Histogram in Harrogate

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Harrogate region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Harrogate

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (50.00%) Rackspace
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) V-Model
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Mitel
2 2 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) IP Telephony
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Information Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Security Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security Compliance Officer
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security Officer
1 1 (25.00%) Security Officer
1 1 (25.00%) Head of Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Head of Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security Architect
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (50.00%) V-Model
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CISA
2 1 (25.00%) CISM
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) CRISC
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) Mitel
1 2 (50.00%) Rackspace