The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North Yorkshire region that had Security Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Specialist
Rank 61 - 88
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Specialist 10 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.34% - 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% - 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 6
Median salary £61,250 - £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 - £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 - £51,250
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
Security Specialist
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
742 916 1083
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 99.07% 98.92% 98.63%
Number of salaries quoted 549 852 924
Median salary £37,500 £37,507 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.01% +0.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the North Yorkshire region that featured Security Specialist in the job title.

Security Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Security Specialist
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Security Specialist Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

Security Specialist
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Specialist across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Security Specialist Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

Security Specialist
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 Security Specialist within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 6 £62,500 -
Knaresborough - 3 £50,000 - 2
Harrogate - 1 £60,000 - 1
Security Specialist
Yorkshire

Security Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Security Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North Yorkshire region featuring Security Specialist in the job title.

1 11 (78.57%) Information Security
2 7 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (35.71%) CISM
3 5 (35.71%) VPN
3 5 (35.71%) CISSP
3 5 (35.71%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 4 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 4 (28.57%) CRISC
4 4 (28.57%) Matrix Management
4 4 (28.57%) CISA
4 4 (28.57%) Wireless
5 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (21.43%) Linux
5 3 (21.43%) Windows
6 2 (14.29%) Unix
6 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 2 (14.29%) Internet
6 2 (14.29%) Middleware
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) Firewall
6 2 (14.29%) IT Audit
6 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (7.14%) Identity Access Management
7 1 (7.14%) 802.1X
7 1 (7.14%) Network Security
7 1 (7.14%) Computer Security
7 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
7 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
7 1 (7.14%) OWASP
7 1 (7.14%) Security Architecture

Security Specialist Skill Set
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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) VPN
2 4 (28.57%) Wireless
3 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) Internet
3 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security
4 1 (7.14%) SSL
4 1 (7.14%) VoIP
4 1 (7.14%) WAN
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Cryptography
2 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (7.14%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Information Security
2 5 (35.71%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 4 (28.57%) Matrix Management
3 4 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (14.29%) IT Audit
6 1 (7.14%) Change Control
6 1 (7.14%) Computer Security
6 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
6 1 (7.14%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (7.14%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 1 (7.14%) OWASP
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.14%) Project Governance
6 1 (7.14%) Security Architecture
6 1 (7.14%) SIEM
6 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
6 1 (7.14%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) CISM
1 5 (35.71%) CISSP
2 4 (28.57%) CISA
2 4 (28.57%) CRISC
3 1 (7.14%) CCNA
3 1 (7.14%) CCNP
3 1 (7.14%) CCSA
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Knaresborough, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Knaresborough, North Yorkshire
TSYS Europe
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago