The table below looks at the statistics for Cyber 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 Cyber Security over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security
Rank 173 198 183
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -15
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 44 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.87% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 0.15% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 4
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Cyber 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
4401 4112 3082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.69% 83.73% 80.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3477 3292 2441
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 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

Cyber Security
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Cyber Security Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Cyber Security
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Cyber Security Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Cyber Security
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

Cyber Security Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Cyber 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 Cyber Security within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Halifax - 28 - -
Leeds 0 16 £45,000 - 1
Cyber Security
Yorkshire

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Cyber 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 Cyber Security.

1 41 (69.49%) Banking
1 41 (69.49%) Retail
2 23 (38.98%) UML
2 23 (38.98%) Finance
2 23 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (38.98%) Apache Flex
3 22 (37.29%) ITIL
4 21 (35.59%) Information Security
5 20 (33.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 19 (32.20%) CISSP
7 18 (30.51%) CISA
7 18 (30.51%) Risk Management
7 18 (30.51%) General Ledger
8 16 (27.12%) Project Management
9 14 (23.73%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (22.03%) Firewall
11 12 (20.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 10 (16.95%) C
12 10 (16.95%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (16.95%) Ethical Hacking
12 10 (16.95%) Business Analysis
12 10 (16.95%) CHFI
12 10 (16.95%) Application Packaging
12 10 (16.95%) Security Testing
12 10 (16.95%) Test Scripting
12 10 (16.95%) SIEM
13 8 (13.56%) PRINCE2
14 6 (10.17%) Change Management
14 6 (10.17%) Programme Management
14 6 (10.17%) Change Control

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Cyber 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 Cyber Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.39%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.39%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.03%) Firewall
2 4 (6.78%) LAN
2 4 (6.78%) WAN
3 3 (5.08%) Network Security
4 2 (3.39%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (3.39%) Unified Communications
4 2 (3.39%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (3.39%) VPN
4 2 (3.39%) DMZ
4 2 (3.39%) Internet
4 2 (3.39%) MPLS
4 2 (3.39%) BGP
4 2 (3.39%) VoIP
4 2 (3.39%) Wireless
4 2 (3.39%) VLAN
5 1 (1.69%) Broadband
General
1 41 (69.49%) Banking
1 41 (69.49%) Retail
2 23 (38.98%) Finance
3 18 (30.51%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (25.42%) Change Manager
2 12 (20.34%) Project Manager
2 12 (20.34%) Change Project Manager
3 10 (16.95%) Information Security Officer
3 10 (16.95%) IT Security Officer
3 10 (16.95%) Security Officer
4 9 (15.25%) Junior
5 8 (13.56%) Tester
6 5 (8.47%) Business Architect
6 5 (8.47%) Architect
7 4 (6.78%) Lead Project Manager
7 4 (6.78%) Junior Tester
7 4 (6.78%) Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Change Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) PMO Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) PMO Manager
9 2 (3.39%) Security Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Communications Manager
9 2 (3.39%) Communications Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (38.98%) Apache Flex
2 10 (16.95%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.69%) HTML
3 1 (1.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.39%) PKI
2 2 (3.39%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.69%) User Experience
3 1 (1.69%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.98%) UML
1 23 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (37.29%) ITIL
3 21 (35.59%) Information Security
4 20 (33.90%) Continuous Improvement
5 18 (30.51%) Risk Management
6 16 (27.12%) Project Management
7 14 (23.73%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (16.95%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (16.95%) Ethical Hacking
8 10 (16.95%) Business Analysis
8 10 (16.95%) SIEM
8 10 (16.95%) Security Testing
8 10 (16.95%) Test Scripting
9 8 (13.56%) PRINCE2
10 6 (10.17%) Change Management
10 6 (10.17%) Programme Management
10 6 (10.17%) Change Control
11 5 (8.47%) Mentoring
11 5 (8.47%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.95%) C
2 2 (3.39%) SQL
3 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (32.20%) CISSP
2 18 (30.51%) CISA
3 10 (16.95%) CHFI
4 4 (6.78%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (6.78%) CCNP
5 2 (3.39%) CCSP
6 1 (1.69%) Degree
6 1 (1.69%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.08%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.39%) Forefront TMG
1 2 (3.39%) UAG
Vendors
1 4 (6.78%) Cisco
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.39%) Juniper
2 2 (3.39%) CheckPoint
2 2 (3.39%) Riverbed
2 2 (3.39%) ScanSafe
3 1 (1.69%) VMware
3 1 (1.69%) Citrix
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle
3 1 (1.69%) SAP
Bradford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Provident Financial Management Services Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago