The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 49 53 35
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -18
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 5 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 1.37% 0.85% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 0.97% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 6
Average salary £22,750 £62,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-63.60% +78.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £39,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £64,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Information Security
North 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 Harrogate region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
322 309 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 87.98% 88.03% 81.32%
Number of salaries quoted 295 275 168
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (83.33%) Migration
3 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Data Mining
4 2 (33.33%) ISO 9001
4 2 (33.33%) ISO 14001
4 2 (33.33%) Benchmarking
4 2 (33.33%) Validation
4 2 (33.33%) Regression Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) Information Management
4 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
5 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
5 1 (16.67%) CRISC
5 1 (16.67%) CISA
5 1 (16.67%) CISM
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) CISSP
5 1 (16.67%) Middleware

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Mining
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Chief Technology Officer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Information Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Security Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Benchmarking
2 2 (33.33%) Validation
2 2 (33.33%) Regression Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Information Management
2 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CRISC
1 1 (16.67%) CISA
1 1 (16.67%) CISM
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO 9001
1 2 (33.33%) ISO 14001
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) HP