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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
Rank 63 47 78
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +31
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 19 39 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 2.50% 4.41% 2.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.81% 5.05% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 13 36 23
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £31,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £67,500 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%

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
677 773 979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 89.20% 87.34% 91.07%
Number of salaries quoted 566 692 833
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the North Yorkshire 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 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 26 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York +5 6 £41,500 +13.69%
Skipton -3 3 £37,500 -16.66%
Harrogate -8 3 - -
Northallerton - 1 £36,750 -
Information Security
Yorkshire

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 35 (54.69%) PCI DSS
2 34 (53.13%) CISSP
3 31 (48.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 30 (46.88%) CISM
5 27 (42.19%) Finance
6 22 (34.38%) Firewall
7 21 (32.81%) CISA
8 15 (23.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 15 (23.44%) Degree
8 15 (23.44%) Management Information System
9 14 (21.88%) TCP/IP
10 13 (20.31%) Microsoft
10 13 (20.31%) Windows
11 12 (18.75%) Internet
11 12 (18.75%) Mainframe
11 12 (18.75%) Security Architecture
11 12 (18.75%) TOGAF
12 11 (17.19%) Linux
13 9 (14.06%) Malware Detection/Protection
13 9 (14.06%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 9 (14.06%) C#
13 9 (14.06%) .NET
14 8 (12.50%) ITIL
14 8 (12.50%) VPN
14 8 (12.50%) Wireless
14 8 (12.50%) Virtual Team
14 8 (12.50%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
15 7 (10.94%) CSIRT
15 7 (10.94%) CRISC
15 7 (10.94%) SIEM

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 2 (3.13%) CMS
1 2 (3.13%) IIS
1 2 (3.13%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) MS Office
2 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) PaaS
1 2 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (34.38%) Firewall
2 14 (21.88%) TCP/IP
3 12 (18.75%) Internet
4 8 (12.50%) VPN
4 8 (12.50%) Wireless
5 7 (10.94%) Network Security
6 6 (9.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 27 (42.19%) Finance
2 6 (9.38%) Banking
2 6 (9.38%) Retail
3 2 (3.13%) Local Government
3 2 (3.13%) Marketing
4 1 (1.56%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (26.56%) Security Specialist
2 15 (23.44%) Analyst
3 10 (15.63%) Information Security Specialist
3 10 (15.63%) Information Specialist
4 8 (12.50%) Security Analyst
4 8 (12.50%) Security Officer
5 7 (10.94%) Developer
5 7 (10.94%) Information Officer
5 7 (10.94%) Information Security Officer
6 6 (9.38%) Applications Support
6 6 (9.38%) Applications Support Analyst
6 6 (9.38%) Architect
6 6 (9.38%) Security Architect
6 6 (9.38%) Support Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) Systems Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Information Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) Information Security Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) ArcSight Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Cisco Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) CISSP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.06%) .NET
2 6 (9.38%) 802.1X
2 6 (9.38%) Middleware
3 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.13%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.13%) CSS
4 2 (3.13%) CSS3
4 2 (3.13%) HTML
4 2 (3.13%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.44%) Management Information System
2 12 (18.75%) Mainframe
3 8 (12.50%) Virtual Team
4 6 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (7.81%) Computer Science
5 5 (7.81%) Data Centre
6 4 (6.25%) Driving Licence
7 2 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.31%) Windows
2 11 (17.19%) Linux
3 6 (9.38%) AIX
3 6 (9.38%) Unix
4 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 12 (18.75%) Security Architecture
2 12 (18.75%) TOGAF
3 9 (14.06%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 9 (14.06%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 8 (12.50%) ITIL
5 7 (10.94%) Matrix Management
5 7 (10.94%) Risk Management
5 7 (10.94%) SIEM
6 6 (9.38%) Cryptography
6 6 (9.38%) E-Commerce
6 6 (9.38%) ERP
6 6 (9.38%) Identity Access Management
6 6 (9.38%) Information Security Management
6 6 (9.38%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 6 (9.38%) OWASP
6 6 (9.38%) Personalization
6 6 (9.38%) Security Management
6 6 (9.38%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 5 (7.81%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.06%) C#
2 7 (10.94%) JavaScript
3 6 (9.38%) SQL
4 5 (7.81%) Java
5 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 34 (53.13%) CISSP
2 30 (46.88%) CISM
3 21 (32.81%) CISA
4 15 (23.44%) Degree
5 7 (10.94%) CRISC
6 5 (7.81%) CISMP
7 4 (6.25%) CEH
7 4 (6.25%) SSCP
8 3 (4.69%) SANS
9 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (54.69%) PCI DSS
2 31 (48.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.13%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.56%) COBIT
4 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (12.50%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 7 (10.94%) CSIRT
3 5 (7.81%) Nessus
3 5 (7.81%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (20.31%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.81%) LogRhythm
2 5 (7.81%) Oracle
3 3 (4.69%) ArcSight
3 3 (4.69%) Cisco
3 3 (4.69%) Forcepoint
3 3 (4.69%) Intel Security
3 3 (4.69%) Qualys
3 3 (4.69%) Tripwire
4 1 (1.56%) Citrix