The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Security role in IT jobs advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Head of Security in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Security
Rank 72 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Security 11 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.25% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% - -
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 0
Average salary £70,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £85,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +41.66%
Head of Security
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
867 1086 1126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 98.52% 98.82% 98.00%
Number of salaries quoted 770 921 828
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Head of Security
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Head of Security in the job title across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Head of Security Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Head of Security
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of Security across the North Yorkshire region.

Head of Security Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

Head of Security
Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Security within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Harrogate - 7 £70,000 -
Middlesbrough - 3 £60,000 -
Head of Security
Yorkshire

Head of Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire region that cited Head of Security in their job title 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 with Head of Security in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Information Security
2 12 (85.71%) CISSP
3 11 (78.57%) Windows
3 11 (78.57%) Cisco
3 11 (78.57%) Juniper
3 11 (78.57%) SAN
3 11 (78.57%) CISM
3 11 (78.57%) Security Management
4 6 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (21.43%) ISO22301
5 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (21.43%) Linux
5 3 (21.43%) ISO 9001
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
6 2 (14.29%) CCNA
6 2 (14.29%) ITSM
6 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
6 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
6 2 (14.29%) FortiGate
6 2 (14.29%) Service Management
6 2 (14.29%) Requirements Management
6 2 (14.29%) CCSA
7 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
7 1 (7.14%) Network Design
7 1 (7.14%) Derivative
7 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
7 1 (7.14%) Degree
7 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
7 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared

Head of Security
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire region that cited Head of Security in their job title 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 with Head of Security in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) SAN
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Information Security
2 11 (78.57%) Security Management
3 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
3 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (14.29%) ITSM
4 2 (14.29%) Requirements Management
4 2 (14.29%) Service Management
5 1 (7.14%) BCP
5 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
5 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (7.14%) Information Assurance
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security Management
5 1 (7.14%) Network Design
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) CISSP
2 11 (78.57%) CISM
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (14.29%) CCNA
4 2 (14.29%) CCSA
5 1 (7.14%) CCIE
5 1 (7.14%) Degree
5 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (21.43%) ISO 9001
2 3 (21.43%) ISO22301
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco
1 11 (78.57%) Juniper
2 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.14%) Fortinet