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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security
Rank 165 204 166
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -38
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 49 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.03% 0.23% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 0.26% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 40 11 3
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -46.66%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
4208 4162 3033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 88.51% 85.43% 85.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3361 3310 2309
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,625 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 +37 40 £47,500 +18.75% 6
Bradford - 2 £40,000 - 3
Castleford - 2 £42,500 -
Cyber Security
Yorkshire

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 34 (36.56%) Finance
2 31 (33.33%) Information Security
3 24 (25.81%) SQL Server
3 24 (25.81%) CISSP
4 23 (24.73%) Banking
5 21 (22.58%) Retail
5 21 (22.58%) CISA
6 20 (21.51%) Risk Management
7 17 (18.28%) C#
7 17 (18.28%) Java
7 17 (18.28%) .NET
7 17 (18.28%) J2EE
8 16 (17.20%) SQL
8 16 (17.20%) Workflow
8 16 (17.20%) Android
8 16 (17.20%) Apple iOS
8 16 (17.20%) Xamarin
8 16 (17.20%) Android Development
8 16 (17.20%) iOS Development
9 15 (16.13%) Dashboard Development
9 15 (16.13%) ITIL
10 14 (15.05%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (15.05%) SIEM
10 14 (15.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 14 (15.05%) Network Security
11 12 (12.90%) CISM
11 12 (12.90%) Cisco
11 12 (12.90%) Project Management
11 12 (12.90%) JavaScript
11 12 (12.90%) HTML

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 10 (10.75%) MS Exchange
1 10 (10.75%) Lync
2 1 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.08%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.08%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.15%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.05%) Network Security
2 10 (10.75%) Unified Communications
2 10 (10.75%) LAN
2 10 (10.75%) WAN
3 8 (8.60%) Firewall
4 3 (3.23%) DMZ
5 2 (2.15%) Internet
5 2 (2.15%) FWSM
6 1 (1.08%) Wireless
6 1 (1.08%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.08%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.08%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (7.53%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.08%) Ant
General
1 34 (36.56%) Finance
2 23 (24.73%) Banking
3 21 (22.58%) Retail
4 8 (8.60%) General Ledger
5 6 (6.45%) Advertising
6 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (29.03%) Developer
2 16 (17.20%) Applications Developer
3 10 (10.75%) Communications Engineer
3 10 (10.75%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 9 (9.68%) Analyst
5 8 (8.60%) Architect
5 8 (8.60%) Security Analyst
5 8 (8.60%) IT Security Officer
5 8 (8.60%) Security Officer
6 7 (7.53%) Change Manager
7 6 (6.45%) Software Engineer
7 6 (6.45%) Project Manager
7 6 (6.45%) Information Security Analyst
7 6 (6.45%) Information Analyst
7 6 (6.45%) Change Project Manager
8 5 (5.38%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (5.38%) Information Security Officer
8 5 (5.38%) Security Architect
8 5 (5.38%) Junior
8 5 (5.38%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (18.28%) .NET
1 17 (18.28%) J2EE
2 12 (12.90%) HTML
3 11 (11.83%) HTML5
3 11 (11.83%) Apache Flex
4 10 (10.75%) RESTful
5 6 (6.45%) BlazeDS
5 6 (6.45%) .NET Framework
5 6 (6.45%) Swiz
6 5 (5.38%) Application Packaging
7 1 (1.08%) CSS
7 1 (1.08%) Servlets
7 1 (1.08%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.60%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.45%) PKI
3 4 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.15%) Online Banking
4 2 (2.15%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.08%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.08%) User Experience
5 1 (1.08%) BYOD
5 1 (1.08%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.20%) Android
1 16 (17.20%) Apple iOS
2 7 (7.53%) Linux
3 1 (1.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (33.33%) Information Security
2 20 (21.51%) Risk Management
3 16 (17.20%) Workflow
3 16 (17.20%) Android Development
3 16 (17.20%) iOS Development
4 15 (16.13%) ITIL
4 15 (16.13%) Dashboard Development
5 14 (15.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (15.05%) SIEM
6 12 (12.90%) Project Management
7 11 (11.83%) UML
7 11 (11.83%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (10.75%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (10.75%) Test Scripting
8 10 (10.75%) Business Analysis
9 9 (9.68%) Software Engineering
9 9 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (8.60%) Penetration Testing
11 6 (6.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 6 (6.45%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (18.28%) C#
1 17 (18.28%) Java
2 16 (17.20%) SQL
3 12 (12.90%) JavaScript
4 7 (7.53%) C++
5 6 (6.45%) PL/SQL
6 5 (5.38%) C
7 1 (1.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 24 (25.81%) CISSP
2 21 (22.58%) CISA
3 12 (12.90%) CISM
4 11 (11.83%) Degree
5 8 (8.60%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (8.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (8.60%) CCNP
6 5 (5.38%) CHFI
7 2 (2.15%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (6.45%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.15%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (17.20%) Xamarin
2 12 (12.90%) Cisco
3 10 (10.75%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.45%) Splunk
5 2 (2.15%) Imperva
6 1 (1.08%) HP
6 1 (1.08%) Citrix
6 1 (1.08%) VMware
6 1 (1.08%) IBM
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle
6 1 (1.08%) SAP
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