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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Specialist
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
Rank 67 - 74
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Specialist 12 0 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.59% - 2.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% - 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 23
Median salary £50,000 - £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -4.76%

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
734 804 1059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 97.09% 97.34% 98.88%
Number of salaries quoted 603 704 883
Median salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 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
Knaresborough - 6 £57,500 -
York - 4 £37,500 -
Security Specialist
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 20 (83.33%) Information Security
2 15 (62.50%) Firewall
3 13 (54.17%) Windows
4 11 (45.83%) CISSP
4 11 (45.83%) CISM
5 10 (41.67%) PCI DSS
5 10 (41.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 10 (41.67%) Finance
6 9 (37.50%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 8 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 8 (33.33%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 8 (33.33%) VPN
7 8 (33.33%) Management Information System
7 8 (33.33%) Wireless
8 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
8 7 (29.17%) Internet
8 7 (29.17%) Middleware
8 7 (29.17%) Linux
8 7 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (29.17%) SIEM
8 7 (29.17%) Network Security
9 6 (25.00%) OWASP
9 6 (25.00%) Security Architecture
9 6 (25.00%) TOGAF
9 6 (25.00%) Cryptography
9 6 (25.00%) Unix
9 6 (25.00%) AIX
9 6 (25.00%) Mainframe
9 6 (25.00%) SSL

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 15 (62.50%) Firewall
2 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 8 (33.33%) VPN
2 8 (33.33%) Wireless
3 7 (29.17%) Internet
3 7 (29.17%) Network Security
4 6 (25.00%) SSL
General
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) Middleware
2 6 (25.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 6 (25.00%) Cryptography
2 6 (25.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) Virtual Team
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) Linux
3 6 (25.00%) AIX
3 6 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) Information Security
2 10 (41.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 9 (37.50%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 8 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 7 (29.17%) SIEM
6 6 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
6 6 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 6 (25.00%) OWASP
6 6 (25.00%) Security Architecture
6 6 (25.00%) TOGAF
6 6 (25.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 4 (16.67%) IT Audit
8 3 (12.50%) Matrix Management
8 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
9 2 (8.33%) Change Control
9 2 (8.33%) Computer Security
9 2 (8.33%) Internal Audit
10 1 (4.17%) Cybersecurity
10 1 (4.17%) Data Loss Prevention
10 1 (4.17%) Project Governance
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) CISM
1 11 (45.83%) CISSP
2 4 (16.67%) CISA
3 3 (12.50%) CRISC
4 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (41.67%) PCI DSS
2 7 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 3 (12.50%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft