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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 60 75 73
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -2
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 11 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.63% 1.46% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 1.66% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 6
Median salary £55,000 £35,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+54.92% -35.45%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
Information Security
Yorkshire

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
539 844 697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 79.85% 87.83% 78.14%
Number of salaries quoted 469 705 589
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram 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 26 May 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
Sheffield +13 6 £65,000 +83.09% 2
Doncaster - 2 £49,250 -
Rotherham - 1 £50,000 -
Information Security
Yorkshire

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 14 (38.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (33.33%) Windows
2 12 (33.33%) Linux
2 12 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 11 (30.56%) Finance
3 11 (30.56%) Business Continuity Management
4 9 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 9 (25.00%) ITIL
5 7 (19.44%) Cisco
5 7 (19.44%) CISSP
5 7 (19.44%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (19.44%) HTTP
5 7 (19.44%) HTML
5 7 (19.44%) Data Centre
6 6 (16.67%) Burp Suite
6 6 (16.67%) Kali Linux
6 6 (16.67%) Ansible
6 6 (16.67%) Salt
6 6 (16.67%) Public Cloud
6 6 (16.67%) Puppet
6 6 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
6 6 (16.67%) MongoDB
6 6 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
6 6 (16.67%) Network Architecture
6 6 (16.67%) F5
6 6 (16.67%) High Availability
6 6 (16.67%) Big Data
6 6 (16.67%) CloudStack
6 6 (16.67%) Jenkins
6 6 (16.67%) Mobile App

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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (16.67%) CloudStack
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) HTTP
2 3 (8.33%) Firewall
2 3 (8.33%) Network Security
2 3 (8.33%) SAN
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.78%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.78%) LAN
3 1 (2.78%) SSL
3 1 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) Big Data
1 6 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 6 (16.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Burp Suite
1 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 6 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 6 (16.67%) JIRA
1 6 (16.67%) Metasploit
1 6 (16.67%) Subversion
2 3 (8.33%) AppScan
General
1 11 (30.56%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Legal
3 1 (2.78%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Tester
2 7 (19.44%) Security Manager
2 7 (19.44%) Security Tester
3 6 (16.67%) Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Applications Tester
3 6 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) AWS Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Business Continuity Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Information Manager
4 5 (13.89%) Information Security Manager
4 5 (13.89%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Head of Architecture
5 3 (8.33%) IT Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) IT Security Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Security Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Business IT Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Head of Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) HTML
2 6 (16.67%) .NET
2 6 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
2 6 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (2.78%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (19.44%) Data Centre
3 6 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 6 (16.67%) Public Cloud
4 4 (11.11%) CESG
5 3 (8.33%) Clustering
5 3 (8.33%) iPad
6 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (2.78%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Linux
1 12 (33.33%) Windows
2 6 (16.67%) Kali Linux
2 6 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 11 (30.56%) Business Continuity Management
3 9 (25.00%) ITIL
4 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (16.67%) High Availability
4 6 (16.67%) Network Architecture
4 6 (16.67%) Security Testing
5 5 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (13.89%) Data Protection
5 5 (13.89%) Information Assurance
5 5 (13.89%) Information Security Management
5 5 (13.89%) Security Management
6 4 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (11.11%) People Management
7 3 (8.33%) Ethical Hacking
7 3 (8.33%) ISMS
7 3 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
7 3 (8.33%) SABSA
7 3 (8.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) Java
1 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (19.44%) CISSP
2 6 (16.67%) CCDE
2 6 (16.67%) CCIE
2 6 (16.67%) CCNP
2 6 (16.67%) CCSP
2 6 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (11.11%) CEH
4 3 (8.33%) CISM
4 3 (8.33%) OSCP
5 2 (5.56%) CGEIT
5 2 (5.56%) CISA
5 2 (5.56%) CISMP
5 2 (5.56%) CRISC
5 2 (5.56%) Degree
5 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.78%) CCNA
6 1 (2.78%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (38.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (16.67%) COBIT
3 3 (8.33%) BS25999
3 3 (8.33%) PCI DSS
4 2 (5.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (5.56%) ISO 9001
4 2 (5.56%) RMADS
4 2 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (5.56%) Solvency II
4 2 (5.56%) Val IT
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) Ansible
1 6 (16.67%) Nessus
1 6 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (16.67%) Puppet
1 6 (16.67%) Salt
2 3 (8.33%) Cacti
2 3 (8.33%) Graphite
2 3 (8.33%) HP Fortify
2 3 (8.33%) Nagios
2 3 (8.33%) Opsview
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Cisco
2 6 (16.67%) F5
2 6 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 6 (16.67%) Symantec
2 6 (16.67%) VMware
3 3 (8.33%) Dell
3 3 (8.33%) HP
3 3 (8.33%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.78%) CA
4 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
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