The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Specialist
Rank - 81 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Specialist 0 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire - 0.98% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 0
Average salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
937 1003 877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 97.71% 97.85% 94.71%
Number of salaries quoted 858 805 631
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Specialist in the job title across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire region that cited Security Specialist in their job title 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 with Security Specialist in their job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) CCNP
1 15 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 15 (100.00%) CCSE
1 15 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 15 (100.00%) Firewall
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 15 (100.00%) Network Security
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 15 (100.00%) F5
1 15 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 15 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 12 (80.00%) Infoblox
2 12 (80.00%) Imperva
2 12 (80.00%) Blue Coat
2 12 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (80.00%) VMware
2 12 (80.00%) OSPF
2 12 (80.00%) BGP
2 12 (80.00%) DHCP
2 12 (80.00%) DNS
3 9 (60.00%) Juniper
3 9 (60.00%) CISSP
4 6 (40.00%) Information Security
4 6 (40.00%) Fat Client
4 6 (40.00%) Wireless
4 6 (40.00%) NetScreen
4 6 (40.00%) Thin Client
4 6 (40.00%) Linux

Security Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire region that cited Security Specialist in their job title 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 with Security Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 15 (100.00%) Network Security
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 15 (100.00%) Firewall
1 15 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 15 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 12 (80.00%) DHCP
2 12 (80.00%) DNS
2 12 (80.00%) OSPF
2 12 (80.00%) BGP
3 6 (40.00%) NetScreen
3 6 (40.00%) NX-OS
3 6 (40.00%) Wireless
3 6 (40.00%) DMVPN
3 6 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (20.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Thin Client
1 6 (40.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Information Security
1 6 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
1 6 (40.00%) Line Management
1 6 (40.00%) Mentoring
1 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (20.00%) Project Management
2 3 (20.00%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) CCNP
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 15 (100.00%) CCSE
2 9 (60.00%) CISSP
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (40.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) F5
2 12 (80.00%) Infoblox
2 12 (80.00%) Imperva
2 12 (80.00%) VMware
2 12 (80.00%) Blue Coat
3 9 (60.00%) Juniper
4 6 (40.00%) SolarWinds
4 6 (40.00%) HP
4 6 (40.00%) Citrix