The first table below looks at the demand for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 24 July 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 North Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 78 55 77
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +22
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 13 26 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.25% 3.03% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 3.74% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 11
Average salary £45,500 £45,125 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.83% -30.57%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -4.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
820 696 710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 78.85% 81.02% 72.23%
Number of salaries quoted 654 504 568
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,850 £24,000 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Information Security
Yorkshire

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Information Security
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Information Security Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

Information Security
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Information Security Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

Information 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 Information Security within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
York -19 4 £45,500 +13.04%
Middlesbrough - 2 £27,500 -
Harrogate -20 1 £62,500 +78.57%
Information Security
Yorkshire

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 18 (62.07%) Management Information System
2 14 (48.28%) Finance
3 12 (41.38%) Firewall
3 12 (41.38%) Windows
4 9 (31.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
6 7 (24.14%) VMware
6 7 (24.14%) Project Management
6 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (20.69%) PCI DSS
8 5 (17.24%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (17.24%) Risk Management
8 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
8 5 (17.24%) DNS
8 5 (17.24%) SSL
8 5 (17.24%) Linux
8 5 (17.24%) ITIL
9 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
9 4 (13.79%) LAN
9 4 (13.79%) HP
9 4 (13.79%) CISSP
9 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
9 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (13.79%) CISA
9 4 (13.79%) CISM
9 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
9 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (13.79%) CRISC
9 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 (6.90%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.90%) Apache
1 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
1 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
1 2 (6.90%) IIS
1 2 (6.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.90%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (41.38%) Firewall
2 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
2 5 (17.24%) DNS
2 5 (17.24%) SSL
3 4 (13.79%) LAN
4 3 (10.34%) HTTP
5 2 (6.90%) DHCP
5 2 (6.90%) SAN
5 2 (6.90%) IP Telephony
5 2 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (6.90%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.34%) Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (17.24%) Project Manager
1 5 (17.24%) Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Architect
2 4 (13.79%) Security Architect
3 3 (10.34%) Information Security Architect
3 3 (10.34%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (10.34%) Information Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Information Security Officer
4 2 (6.90%) Sales Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Security Specialist
4 2 (6.90%) Security Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Network Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Wintel Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Security Officer
5 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Head of Service Delivery
5 1 (3.45%) Information Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) J2EE
1 2 (6.90%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (62.07%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.90%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.90%) Firmware
2 2 (6.90%) Clustering
2 2 (6.90%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Linux
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.34%) Windows XP
5 2 (6.90%) HPUX
5 2 (6.90%) Solaris
5 2 (6.90%) UNIX
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Project Management
2 5 (17.24%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (17.24%) Risk Management
2 5 (17.24%) ITIL
3 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (10.34%) Data Protection
4 3 (10.34%) Matrix Management
5 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.90%) Migration
5 2 (6.90%) Workflow
5 2 (6.90%) Service Management
5 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.90%) Business Development
5 2 (6.90%) Content Management
5 2 (6.90%) Network Design
5 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
5 2 (6.90%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (6.90%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) CISSP
1 4 (13.79%) CISA
1 4 (13.79%) CISM
1 4 (13.79%) CRISC
2 3 (10.34%) Degree
3 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) SSCP
4 1 (3.45%) Security+ Certification
4 1 (3.45%) HNC
4 1 (3.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (31.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (20.69%) PCI DSS
3 2 (6.90%) SLA
4 1 (3.45%) QA
4 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
2 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.34%) VMware ESX
4 2 (6.90%) vSphere
4 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.90%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) WSUS
1 2 (6.90%) SCCM
1 2 (6.90%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) VMware
2 4 (13.79%) HP
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.34%) Imperva
4 2 (6.90%) JBoss
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco
4 2 (6.90%) CA
4 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
4 2 (6.90%) Intel
4 2 (6.90%) Citrix
4 2 (6.90%) Brocade
4 2 (6.90%) Mitel
4 2 (6.90%) Rackspace