The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 33 20 37
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +17
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 4 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 2.47% 3.57% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.84% 5.00% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Median salary £60,000 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
Information Security
West 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 Wakefield region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
141 60 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 87.04% 71.43% 60.42%
Number of salaries quoted 136 51 109
Median salary £36,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £39,700 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

The demand trend of job ads across the Wakefield 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 Wakefield

Information Security
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Wakefield

Information Security
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (100.00%) Legal
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 4 (100.00%) Cybersecurity

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield 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:

General
1 4 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Information Manager
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security Manager
1 4 (100.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
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