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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
Rank 208 214 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Computer Security 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.020% 0.039% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.023% 0.046% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £27,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £55,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +66.66%
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
4275 4316 3180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.94% 84.43% 80.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3341 3471 2501
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Security within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +4 1 £27,500 -50.00%
Computer Security
Yorkshire

Computer Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) SLA
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) GCIH
2 1 (33.33%) CEH
2 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) RMADS
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Anomaly Detection
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Data Mining

Computer Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Security Officer
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (33.33%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) BCP
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Anomaly Detection
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) SSCP
1 1 (33.33%) GCIH
1 1 (33.33%) CEH
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory