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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Specialist
Rank 86 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Specialist 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 0.46% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -
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
1055 627 986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 97.78% 93.44% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 933 452 795
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £47,500
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
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 September 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Specialist within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
York - 4 £50,000 -
Skipton - 1 £32,500 -
Security Specialist
Yorkshire

Security Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 16 (88.89%) Cisco
1 16 (88.89%) CCNP
1 16 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (88.89%) CheckPoint
1 16 (88.89%) CCSE
2 14 (77.78%) Firewall
2 14 (77.78%) F5
3 13 (72.22%) Blue Coat
3 13 (72.22%) Cisco IOS
3 13 (72.22%) OSPF
3 13 (72.22%) E-Commerce
4 11 (61.11%) DHCP
4 11 (61.11%) DNS
4 11 (61.11%) BGP
4 11 (61.11%) NetScreen
4 11 (61.11%) VMware
4 11 (61.11%) Linux
4 11 (61.11%) BIG-IP
4 11 (61.11%) Network Security
4 11 (61.11%) Infoblox
4 11 (61.11%) Imperva
4 11 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (61.11%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (61.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 11 (61.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 11 (61.11%) DMVPN
5 9 (50.00%) Line Management
5 9 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 9 (50.00%) Fat Client
5 9 (50.00%) Thin Client

Security Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 14 (77.78%) Firewall
2 13 (72.22%) OSPF
2 13 (72.22%) Cisco IOS
3 11 (61.11%) Network Security
3 11 (61.11%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (61.11%) BGP
3 11 (61.11%) NetScreen
3 11 (61.11%) DHCP
3 11 (61.11%) DNS
3 11 (61.11%) DMVPN
3 11 (61.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 11 (61.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 11 (61.11%) BIG-IP
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (11.11%) IPsec
4 2 (11.11%) IP Telephony
4 2 (11.11%) Unified Communications
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Thin Client
1 9 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) E-Commerce
2 9 (50.00%) Line Management
2 9 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 2 (11.11%) Information Security
5 1 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Security Testing
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (88.89%) CCNP
1 16 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (88.89%) CCSE
2 1 (5.56%) SSCP
2 1 (5.56%) Security+ Certification
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
2 1 (5.56%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.11%) XenServer
2 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Cisco
1 16 (88.89%) CheckPoint
2 14 (77.78%) F5
3 13 (72.22%) Blue Coat
4 11 (61.11%) Infoblox
4 11 (61.11%) Imperva
4 11 (61.11%) VMware
5 9 (50.00%) Citrix
6 2 (11.11%) HP