The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 49 127 95
Rank change year-on-year
+78 -32
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 138 54 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 4.82% 1.63% 2.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.31% 1.81% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 93 43 93
Median salary £43,750 £39,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.17% -10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £30,911 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2597 2991 3315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 90.74% 90.09% 89.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2139 2338 2624
Median salary £43,596 £43,000 £41,722
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.38% +3.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds 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 Leeds

Information Security
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Leeds

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Leeds

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 129 (48.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 113 (42.48%) PCI DSS
3 92 (34.59%) Risk Management
4 80 (30.08%) CISSP
5 64 (24.06%) CISM
6 63 (23.68%) Finance
7 60 (22.56%) Windows
8 59 (22.18%) CISA
9 58 (21.80%) Management Information System
9 58 (21.80%) Data Protection
10 39 (14.66%) Oracle
10 39 (14.66%) Cybersecurity
11 38 (14.29%) Java
12 37 (13.91%) Disaster Recovery
12 37 (13.91%) Analytical Skills
13 36 (13.53%) Data Protection Act
14 35 (13.16%) Unix
15 33 (12.41%) Degree
16 32 (12.03%) COBIT
17 31 (11.65%) Security Management
18 28 (10.53%) ITIL
19 27 (10.15%) SQL
20 25 (9.40%) Penetration Testing
20 25 (9.40%) Security Cleared
20 25 (9.40%) IT Audit
21 24 (9.02%) Ruby
21 24 (9.02%) Python
22 23 (8.65%) PHP
22 23 (8.65%) Firewall
22 23 (8.65%) CESG

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (1.50%) CloudStack
1 4 (1.50%) CMS
1 4 (1.50%) IIS
2 2 (0.75%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (4.14%) MS Office
2 10 (3.76%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.75%) IaaS
2 2 (0.75%) PaaS
2 2 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (8.65%) Firewall
2 21 (7.89%) Wireless
2 21 (7.89%) Wireless Security
3 7 (2.63%) Internet
4 6 (2.26%) VPN
5 5 (1.88%) Network Security
6 4 (1.50%) SNMP
6 4 (1.50%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.13%) SAN
7 3 (1.13%) VoIP
8 2 (0.75%) DNS
8 2 (0.75%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.75%) IPsec
8 2 (0.75%) LAN
8 2 (0.75%) WAN
9 1 (0.38%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.38%) Extranet
9 1 (0.38%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.52%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.26%) MySQL
3 12 (4.51%) DB2
4 10 (3.76%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (3.76%) QlikView
4 10 (3.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (3.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (3.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (2.63%) Big Data
5 7 (2.63%) Hadoop
5 7 (2.63%) MongoDB
5 7 (2.63%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.38%) OLAP
7 1 (0.38%) OLTP
7 1 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (3.76%) Git (software)
2 7 (2.63%) Jenkins
2 7 (2.63%) Subversion
3 5 (1.88%) JIRA
4 2 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.38%) Hudson
5 1 (0.38%) Selenium
5 1 (0.38%) Spock
General
1 63 (23.68%) Finance
2 20 (7.52%) Publishing
3 11 (4.14%) Back Office
4 10 (3.76%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.38%) Legal
5 9 (3.38%) Retail
6 3 (1.13%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.38%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.38%) Law
7 1 (0.38%) Military
Job Titles
1 67 (25.19%) Analyst
2 52 (19.55%) Security Manager
3 49 (18.42%) Security Analyst
4 34 (12.78%) Information Security Manager
5 28 (10.53%) IT Manager
6 27 (10.15%) Security Officer
7 26 (9.77%) IT Security Manager
8 25 (9.40%) Information Manager
9 21 (7.89%) Information Officer
9 21 (7.89%) Information Security Officer
10 20 (7.52%) CISSP Analyst
10 20 (7.52%) Consultant
11 19 (7.14%) Security Consultant
12 18 (6.77%) Information Analyst
12 18 (6.77%) Information Security Analyst
13 16 (6.02%) IT Analyst
14 14 (5.26%) Junior
15 13 (4.89%) Penetration Tester
15 13 (4.89%) Senior Tester
15 13 (4.89%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.51%) J2EE
2 7 (2.63%) ActiveMQ
2 7 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (1.50%) .NET
4 2 (0.75%) Apache Camel
4 2 (0.75%) Middleware
5 1 (0.38%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.38%) CSS
5 1 (0.38%) CSS3
5 1 (0.38%) HTML
5 1 (0.38%) HTML5
5 1 (0.38%) jQuery
5 1 (0.38%) REST
5 1 (0.38%) SOAP
5 1 (0.38%) Spring
5 1 (0.38%) WCF
5 1 (0.38%) WF
5 1 (0.38%) Windows Identity Foundation
5 1 (0.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 58 (21.80%) Management Information System
2 37 (13.91%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (13.53%) Data Protection Act
4 23 (8.65%) CESG
5 21 (7.89%) Mobile App
6 10 (3.76%) Cyberthreat
7 8 (3.01%) Data Centre
8 7 (2.63%) iPad
9 6 (2.26%) Security Operations Centre
10 5 (1.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 4 (1.50%) Enterprise Storage
11 4 (1.50%) Public Cloud
12 3 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.75%) Computer Science
13 2 (0.75%) Mainframe
14 1 (0.38%) AS400
14 1 (0.38%) Blog
14 1 (0.38%) Clustering
14 1 (0.38%) IBM Mainframe
14 1 (0.38%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 60 (22.56%) Windows
2 35 (13.16%) Unix
3 16 (6.02%) Linux
4 7 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.13%) Debian
5 3 (1.13%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.75%) AIX
7 1 (0.38%) Android
7 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (34.59%) Risk Management
2 58 (21.80%) Data Protection
3 39 (14.66%) Cybersecurity
4 37 (13.91%) Disaster Recovery
5 31 (11.65%) Security Management
6 28 (10.53%) ITIL
7 25 (9.40%) IT Audit
7 25 (9.40%) Penetration Testing
8 22 (8.27%) Continuous Improvement
9 20 (7.52%) Stakeholder Management
10 19 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
11 18 (6.77%) E-Commerce
11 18 (6.77%) Information Security Management
11 18 (6.77%) Service Design
12 17 (6.39%) High Availability
13 16 (6.02%) Change Management
13 16 (6.02%) ISMS
13 16 (6.02%) Performance Management
14 15 (5.64%) Business Analysis
15 14 (5.26%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (14.29%) Java
2 27 (10.15%) SQL
3 24 (9.02%) Python
3 24 (9.02%) Ruby
4 23 (8.65%) PHP
5 22 (8.27%) C
6 21 (7.89%) C++
6 21 (7.89%) Perl
7 13 (4.89%) PL/SQL
8 7 (2.63%) Bash Shell
9 4 (1.50%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.13%) C#
11 1 (0.38%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.38%) Groovy
11 1 (0.38%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 80 (30.08%) CISSP
2 64 (24.06%) CISM
3 59 (22.18%) CISA
4 33 (12.41%) Degree
5 25 (9.40%) Security Cleared
6 22 (8.27%) SC Cleared
7 21 (7.89%) CREST Certified
8 17 (6.39%) GIAC
9 16 (6.02%) CISMP
10 14 (5.26%) CEH
11 10 (3.76%) CRISC
12 7 (2.63%) CCDE
12 7 (2.63%) CCIE
12 7 (2.63%) CCNP
12 7 (2.63%) CCSP
12 7 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (1.88%) SANS
14 4 (1.50%) IISP
14 4 (1.50%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (48.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 113 (42.48%) PCI DSS
3 32 (12.03%) COBIT
4 14 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (3.76%) Data Quality
6 9 (3.38%) ISO 9001
6 9 (3.38%) SLA
7 8 (3.01%) ISAE 3402
7 8 (3.01%) SSAE 16
8 6 (2.26%) ISO27002
9 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 1 (0.38%) QA
9 1 (0.38%) Val IT
System Software
1 11 (4.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.63%) vSphere
3 4 (1.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.13%) Docker
4 3 (1.13%) KVM
4 3 (1.13%) Xen
5 2 (0.75%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (3.38%) Ansible
1 9 (3.38%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (3.38%) Puppet
1 9 (3.38%) Salt
2 4 (1.50%) Nagios
3 3 (1.13%) Munin
3 3 (1.13%) OpenNMS
3 3 (1.13%) Zenoss
4 2 (0.75%) CFEngine
5 1 (0.38%) Cacti
5 1 (0.38%) Graphite
5 1 (0.38%) Opsview
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 39 (14.66%) Oracle
2 19 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 15 (5.64%) VMware
4 9 (3.38%) Red Hat
5 8 (3.01%) Cisco
6 7 (2.63%) F5
6 7 (2.63%) Symantec
7 6 (2.26%) Citrix
8 4 (1.50%) Xerox
9 3 (1.13%) Dell
9 3 (1.13%) HP
9 3 (1.13%) Juniper
9 3 (1.13%) LANDesk
10 2 (0.75%) Avaya
10 2 (0.75%) Capita
11 1 (0.38%) ArcSight
11 1 (0.38%) Forcepoint
11 1 (0.38%) IBM
11 1 (0.38%) Splunk
11 1 (0.38%) WatchGuard
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + pension + 20% bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30,000 - £40,000 + benefits
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Salary: 25,000 OTE 35,000 plus Benefits
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