The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 67 54 72
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +18
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 6 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.97% 3.15% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 3.66% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 20 8
Median salary - £57,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +61.97%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.94% +3.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
571 683 802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 92.25% 86.13% 90.93%
Number of salaries quoted 473 555 680
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the South 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 South Yorkshire

Information Security
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Information Security Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Information Security
Job Locations in South 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 South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 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
Sheffield -7 6 - - 6
Information Security
Yorkshire

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 8 (66.67%) Information Security Management
1 8 (66.67%) Security Management
1 8 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 8 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (66.67%) ISMS
2 5 (41.67%) CISSP
3 4 (33.33%) HTML
3 4 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) .NET
3 4 (33.33%) HTTP
3 4 (33.33%) Firewall
3 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) Linux
3 4 (33.33%) CISM
3 4 (33.33%) Process Management
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Nessus
3 4 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
3 4 (33.33%) CEH
3 4 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Metasploit
3 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 4 (33.33%) Burp Suite
3 4 (33.33%) Kali Linux
3 4 (33.33%) OSCP
4 3 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (25.00%) Information Management

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in South 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 4 (33.33%) Firewall
1 4 (33.33%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Burp Suite
1 4 (33.33%) Metasploit
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Tester
2 3 (25.00%) Applications Tester
2 3 (25.00%) Information Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Information Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Information Security Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Security Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Security Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Penetration Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Principal Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (8.33%) CESG
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Kali Linux
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Information Security Management
1 8 (66.67%) ISMS
1 8 (66.67%) Security Management
2 4 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 4 (33.33%) Process Management
2 4 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (25.00%) Information Management
3 3 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) Data Security
5 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (8.33%) Information Assurance
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (8.33%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
1 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) CISSP
2 4 (33.33%) CEH
2 4 (33.33%) CISM
2 4 (33.33%) OSCP
3 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) CISA
4 1 (8.33%) CREST Certified
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Nessus
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Rullion
Posted: 1 hour ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Rullion
Posted: 1 hour ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago