The table below looks at the statistics for Computer Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Security over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
Rank - 213 -
Permanent jobs citing Computer Security 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.062% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.070% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £27,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+60.00% +8.69%
Computer 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 West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3858 4279 3733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 88.30% 88.19% 84.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3227 3468 2873
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £62,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Computer Security
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Security across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Computer Security Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Computer Security
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Computer Security Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Computer Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Computer Security also 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 that cited Computer Security.

1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (75.00%) Anomaly Detection
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) SIEM
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) Metasploit
4 1 (25.00%) CORE IMPACT
4 1 (25.00%) Acunetix
4 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Social Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Burp Suite
4 1 (25.00%) Netsparker
4 1 (25.00%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (25.00%) CHECK Team Member
4 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (25.00%) CESG
4 1 (25.00%) Nessus
4 1 (25.00%) Nmap
4 1 (25.00%) VoIP

Computer Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Computer Security also 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 that cited Computer Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) VoIP
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Burp Suite
1 1 (25.00%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) CESG
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Anomaly Detection
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) SIEM
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Social Engineering
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CHECK Team Member
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) CORE IMPACT
1 1 (25.00%) Nessus
1 1 (25.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Acunetix
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) Netsparker
1 1 (25.00%) SAP