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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 47 118 99
Rank change year-on-year
+71 -19
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 147 59 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 4.94% 1.82% 2.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.41% 2.05% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 100 47 81
Median salary £43,750 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £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
2719 2883 3267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 91.39% 88.90% 89.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2177 2229 2648
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 May 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Leeds

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 132 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 102 (38.64%) PCI DSS
3 90 (34.09%) CISSP
4 88 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 75 (28.41%) CISM
6 59 (22.35%) Finance
7 58 (21.97%) Management Information System
8 56 (21.21%) CISA
9 55 (20.83%) Windows
10 47 (17.80%) Data Protection
11 40 (15.15%) Oracle
12 39 (14.77%) Security Management
13 36 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
14 35 (13.26%) Java
15 34 (12.88%) Cybersecurity
16 32 (12.12%) Unix
16 32 (12.12%) COBIT
17 30 (11.36%) Data Protection Act
17 30 (11.36%) ITIL
17 30 (11.36%) Disaster Recovery
18 27 (10.23%) Information Security Management
19 26 (9.85%) SQL
19 26 (9.85%) IT Audit
20 25 (9.47%) Continuous Improvement
20 25 (9.47%) ISMS
21 24 (9.09%) Degree
21 24 (9.09%) SQL Server
22 23 (8.71%) GIAC
23 22 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
23 22 (8.33%) Security Cleared

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 6 (2.27%) CloudStack
1 6 (2.27%) IIS
2 3 (1.14%) CMS
2 3 (1.14%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.76%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (4.17%) MS Office
2 10 (3.79%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (3.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.76%) IaaS
2 2 (0.76%) PaaS
2 2 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.95%) Firewall
2 17 (6.44%) Wireless
2 17 (6.44%) Wireless Security
3 7 (2.65%) VPN
4 6 (2.27%) Internet
5 4 (1.52%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (1.14%) IPsec
6 3 (1.14%) SAN
6 3 (1.14%) VoIP
7 2 (0.76%) DNS
7 2 (0.76%) LAN
7 2 (0.76%) SNMP
7 2 (0.76%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.76%) WAN
8 1 (0.38%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.38%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.92%) MySQL
3 12 (4.55%) DB2
4 10 (3.79%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (3.79%) QlikView
4 10 (3.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (3.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (3.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (3.41%) Big Data
5 9 (3.41%) Hadoop
5 9 (3.41%) MongoDB
6 7 (2.65%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 12 (4.55%) Subversion
2 10 (3.79%) JIRA
3 9 (3.41%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.14%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (1.14%) Toad
4 3 (1.14%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.38%) Hudson
6 1 (0.38%) Selenium
6 1 (0.38%) Spock
General
1 59 (22.35%) Finance
2 17 (6.44%) Publishing
3 11 (4.17%) Back Office
4 9 (3.41%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.03%) Legal
6 6 (2.27%) Financial Institution
6 6 (2.27%) Retail
7 1 (0.38%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 70 (26.52%) Analyst
2 54 (20.45%) Security Manager
3 51 (19.32%) Security Analyst
4 36 (13.64%) Information Security Manager
5 29 (10.98%) IT Manager
6 26 (9.85%) Information Manager
6 26 (9.85%) IT Security Manager
7 25 (9.47%) Security Officer
8 21 (7.95%) Consultant
8 21 (7.95%) Information Analyst
8 21 (7.95%) Information Security Analyst
8 21 (7.95%) Security Consultant
9 20 (7.58%) CISSP Analyst
9 20 (7.58%) Information Officer
9 20 (7.58%) Information Security Officer
10 18 (6.82%) IT Analyst
11 15 (5.68%) IT Security Analyst
12 13 (4.92%) Developer
13 12 (4.55%) Risk Officer
14 11 (4.17%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.79%) J2EE
2 9 (3.41%) ActiveMQ
2 9 (3.41%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (1.89%) .NET
4 3 (1.14%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.14%) WCF
5 2 (0.76%) Apache Camel
5 2 (0.76%) Middleware
6 1 (0.38%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.38%) CSS
6 1 (0.38%) CSS3
6 1 (0.38%) HTML
6 1 (0.38%) HTML5
6 1 (0.38%) jQuery
6 1 (0.38%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 58 (21.97%) Management Information System
2 36 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (11.36%) Data Protection Act
4 19 (7.20%) CESG
5 17 (6.44%) Mobile App
6 10 (3.79%) Data Centre
7 7 (2.65%) iPad
8 6 (2.27%) Cyberthreat
8 6 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
8 6 (2.27%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.14%) Clustering
9 3 (1.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (1.14%) Security Operations Centre
10 2 (0.76%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.38%) AS400
11 1 (0.38%) Blog
11 1 (0.38%) IBM Mainframe
11 1 (0.38%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.38%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 55 (20.83%) Windows
2 32 (12.12%) Unix
3 16 (6.06%) Linux
4 9 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.14%) Debian
5 3 (1.14%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.76%) AIX
7 1 (0.38%) Android
7 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 47 (17.80%) Data Protection
3 39 (14.77%) Security Management
4 34 (12.88%) Cybersecurity
5 30 (11.36%) Disaster Recovery
5 30 (11.36%) ITIL
6 27 (10.23%) Information Security Management
7 26 (9.85%) IT Audit
8 25 (9.47%) Continuous Improvement
8 25 (9.47%) ISMS
9 22 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 21 (7.95%) Service Design
11 19 (7.20%) High Availability
11 19 (7.20%) Penetration Testing
12 18 (6.82%) Risk Assessment
13 16 (6.06%) Business Analysis
13 16 (6.06%) Change Management
14 15 (5.68%) E-Commerce
15 14 (5.30%) Performance Management
16 13 (4.92%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 35 (13.26%) Java
2 26 (9.85%) SQL
3 20 (7.58%) Python
3 20 (7.58%) Ruby
4 19 (7.20%) PHP
5 18 (6.82%) C
6 17 (6.44%) C++
6 17 (6.44%) Perl
7 14 (5.30%) PL/SQL
8 5 (1.89%) Bash Shell
8 5 (1.89%) C#
9 3 (1.14%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.14%) VB
9 3 (1.14%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.14%) VB6
10 2 (0.76%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.38%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.38%) Groovy
11 1 (0.38%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 90 (34.09%) CISSP
2 75 (28.41%) CISM
3 56 (21.21%) CISA
4 24 (9.09%) Degree
5 23 (8.71%) GIAC
6 22 (8.33%) Security Cleared
7 19 (7.20%) CISMP
8 18 (6.82%) SC Cleared
9 17 (6.44%) CREST Certified
10 12 (4.55%) CEH
11 10 (3.79%) SANS
12 9 (3.41%) CCDE
12 9 (3.41%) CCIE
12 9 (3.41%) CCNP
12 9 (3.41%) CCSP
12 9 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (3.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 8 (3.03%) ISSAP
14 7 (2.65%) CRISC
15 6 (2.27%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 102 (38.64%) PCI DSS
3 32 (12.12%) COBIT
4 13 (4.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (3.79%) Data Quality
5 10 (3.79%) SLA
6 9 (3.41%) ISAE 3402
6 9 (3.41%) SSAE 16
7 8 (3.03%) ISO 9001
8 6 (2.27%) ISO27002
System Software
1 13 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.65%) vSphere
3 4 (1.52%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.14%) Docker
4 3 (1.14%) KVM
4 3 (1.14%) Xen
5 2 (0.76%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 11 (4.17%) Ansible
1 11 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (4.17%) Puppet
1 11 (4.17%) Salt
2 6 (2.27%) Nagios
3 3 (1.14%) Cacti
3 3 (1.14%) Graphite
3 3 (1.14%) Munin
3 3 (1.14%) OpenNMS
3 3 (1.14%) Opsview
3 3 (1.14%) Zenoss
4 2 (0.76%) CFEngine
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 40 (15.15%) Oracle
2 18 (6.82%) Microsoft
3 17 (6.44%) VMware
4 11 (4.17%) Red Hat
5 10 (3.79%) Cisco
6 9 (3.41%) F5
6 9 (3.41%) Symantec
7 6 (2.27%) Citrix
8 5 (1.89%) LANDesk
9 3 (1.14%) Capita
9 3 (1.14%) Dell
9 3 (1.14%) HP
9 3 (1.14%) Juniper
9 3 (1.14%) SolarWinds
9 3 (1.14%) Xerox
10 2 (0.76%) Avaya
11 1 (0.38%) ArcSight
11 1 (0.38%) Forcepoint
11 1 (0.38%) IBM
11 1 (0.38%) WatchGuard
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + pension + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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