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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
Rank - 175 -
Permanent jobs citing Computer Security 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.055% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.065% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £53,250 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+7.98% +57.77%
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
4052 3055 3018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.61% 83.58% 80.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3160 2372 2527
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Legal
1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
1 3 (100.00%) BCP
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) RMADS
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) CISM
3 1 (33.33%) CRISC

Computer Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Security Officer
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) BCP
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001