The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 74 95 70
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -25
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 21 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.95% 1.16% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 1.39% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 5
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Information Security
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 North Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
947 938 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 88.09% 83.97% 79.59%
Number of salaries quoted 787 676 557
Average salary £40,000 £38,625 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.55% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 +13 13 £52,500 +16.66%
Harrogate - 1 £62,500 -
Information Security
Yorkshire

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 19 (61.29%) Firewall
2 17 (54.84%) Cisco
2 17 (54.84%) CISSP
3 15 (48.39%) Finance
4 13 (41.94%) VMware
5 12 (38.71%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (38.71%) F5
5 12 (38.71%) Network Security
5 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (38.71%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (38.71%) XenServer
5 12 (38.71%) SolarWinds
5 12 (38.71%) Infoblox
5 12 (38.71%) Imperva
5 12 (38.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 12 (38.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 12 (38.71%) Network Monitoring
5 12 (38.71%) Cisco IOS
5 12 (38.71%) Blue Coat
5 12 (38.71%) CCSE
5 12 (38.71%) BIG-IP
5 12 (38.71%) Wireless
5 12 (38.71%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (38.71%) Juniper
5 12 (38.71%) OSPF
5 12 (38.71%) BGP
5 12 (38.71%) CheckPoint
5 12 (38.71%) HP
5 12 (38.71%) DHCP
5 12 (38.71%) DNS

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 19 (61.29%) Firewall
2 12 (38.71%) Cisco Nexus
2 12 (38.71%) Network Security
2 12 (38.71%) Cisco ASA
2 12 (38.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 12 (38.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 12 (38.71%) Cisco IOS
2 12 (38.71%) BIG-IP
2 12 (38.71%) Wireless
2 12 (38.71%) OSPF
2 12 (38.71%) BGP
2 12 (38.71%) DHCP
2 12 (38.71%) DNS
3 1 (3.23%) IP Telephony
3 1 (3.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle OWB
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database
General
1 15 (48.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Security Specialist
1 13 (41.94%) Information Security Specialist
1 13 (41.94%) Information Specialist
2 12 (38.71%) Senior Information Security Specialist
2 12 (38.71%) Senior Security Specialist
2 12 (38.71%) Network Specialist
2 12 (38.71%) Network Security Specialist
2 12 (38.71%) Senior Network Security Specialist
2 12 (38.71%) Senior Network Specialist
3 9 (29.03%) Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Security Analyst
5 5 (16.13%) Senior Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Information Analyst
5 5 (16.13%) Information Security Analyst
5 5 (16.13%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Security Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) JDBC
2 2 (6.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (25.81%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (22.58%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (22.58%) Security Testing
4 5 (16.13%) ETL
4 5 (16.13%) Configuration Management
4 5 (16.13%) Telemarketing
4 5 (16.13%) Performance Management
4 5 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.45%) Matrix Management
6 1 (3.23%) Information Governance
6 1 (3.23%) Business Development
6 1 (3.23%) Information Security Management
6 1 (3.23%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) SQL
2 5 (16.13%) Java
2 5 (16.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (54.84%) CISSP
2 12 (38.71%) CCSE
2 12 (38.71%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (38.71%) CCNP
3 3 (9.68%) CISA
4 2 (6.45%) CISM
4 2 (6.45%) Degree
4 2 (6.45%) CRISC
5 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (29.03%) PCI DSS
2 3 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (38.71%) XenServer
2 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Cisco
2 13 (41.94%) VMware
3 12 (38.71%) F5
3 12 (38.71%) SolarWinds
3 12 (38.71%) Infoblox
3 12 (38.71%) Imperva
3 12 (38.71%) Blue Coat
3 12 (38.71%) Juniper
3 12 (38.71%) CheckPoint
3 12 (38.71%) HP
4 8 (25.81%) Business Objects
5 5 (16.13%) Oracle
6 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
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