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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 82 67 68
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +1
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 9 15 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 0.82% 2.07% 2.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 2.55% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 18
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% -30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -
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
845 588 732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 77.03% 81.33% 74.62%
Number of salaries quoted 699 412 587
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Skipton - 4 £36,500 - 1
York -4 1 £45,500 +13.75%
Harrogate -16 1 £62,500 +92.30%
Middlesbrough - 1 £28,000 -
Information Security
Yorkshire

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 17 (54.84%) Management Information System
2 16 (51.61%) Finance
3 14 (45.16%) Firewall
4 13 (41.94%) Windows
5 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
6 9 (29.03%) PCI DSS
7 8 (25.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (22.58%) Project Management
9 6 (19.35%) VMware
9 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (16.13%) Risk Management
10 5 (16.13%) CISSP
10 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
10 5 (16.13%) DNS
10 5 (16.13%) SSL
10 5 (16.13%) Linux
10 5 (16.13%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (12.90%) CRISC
11 4 (12.90%) ITIL
11 4 (12.90%) Cisco
11 4 (12.90%) HP
11 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
11 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (12.90%) CISA
11 4 (12.90%) CISM
11 4 (12.90%) Penetration Testing
11 4 (12.90%) Security Testing
12 3 (9.68%) Matrix Management
12 3 (9.68%) Data Protection

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (6.45%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.45%) Apache
1 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
1 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
1 2 (6.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (45.16%) Firewall
2 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
2 5 (16.13%) DNS
2 5 (16.13%) SSL
3 3 (9.68%) HTTP
3 3 (9.68%) LAN
4 2 (6.45%) NetScaler
4 2 (6.45%) DHCP
4 2 (6.45%) SAN
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.23%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 16 (51.61%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
3 3 (9.68%) Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Marketing
4 1 (3.23%) Retail
4 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Analyst
2 5 (16.13%) Security Analyst
2 5 (16.13%) Project Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Security Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Security Specialist
4 3 (9.68%) Information Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Specialist
4 3 (9.68%) Information Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Information Security Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Information Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Network Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Information Security Officer
5 2 (6.45%) Wintel Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Security Officer
5 2 (6.45%) Information Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) J2EE
1 2 (6.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (54.84%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.45%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.45%) Blackberry
2 2 (6.45%) Firmware
2 2 (6.45%) Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) Linux
3 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (9.68%) Windows XP
4 2 (6.45%) HPUX
4 2 (6.45%) Solaris
4 2 (6.45%) UNIX
4 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Project Management
2 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (16.13%) Risk Management
2 5 (16.13%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (12.90%) ITIL
3 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (12.90%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (12.90%) Security Testing
4 3 (9.68%) Matrix Management
4 3 (9.68%) Data Protection
4 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.45%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (6.45%) Workflow
5 2 (6.45%) Migration
5 2 (6.45%) Content Management
5 2 (6.45%) Network Design
5 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
5 2 (6.45%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) CISSP
2 4 (12.90%) CRISC
2 4 (12.90%) CISA
2 4 (12.90%) CISM
3 3 (9.68%) Degree
4 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) Security+ Certification
4 1 (3.23%) SSCP
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.23%) HNC
4 1 (3.23%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (29.03%) PCI DSS
2 8 (25.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (6.45%) SLA
4 1 (3.23%) QA
4 1 (3.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
2 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.68%) VMware ESX
4 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.45%) XenApp
5 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) WSUS
1 2 (6.45%) SCCM
1 2 (6.45%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) VMware
2 4 (12.90%) Cisco
2 4 (12.90%) HP
3 3 (9.68%) Imperva
3 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.45%) JBoss
4 2 (6.45%) Intel
4 2 (6.45%) Citrix
4 2 (6.45%) CA
4 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.45%) Brocade
5 1 (3.23%) Mitel
5 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.23%) Rackspace
Skipton, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago