The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cybersecurity
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 155 166 211
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +45
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 22 44 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.64% 1.03% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 1.17% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 13 27 4
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%

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
3076 3774 4137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 89.37% 88.55% 89.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2670 3166 3346
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region citing Cybersecurity as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Cybersecurity
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Cybersecurity Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Cybersecurity
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Cybersecurity Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Cybersecurity
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +15 21 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Halifax - 1 - -
Cybersecurity
Yorkshire

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing Cybersecurity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 43 (60.56%) Information Security
2 20 (28.17%) Degree
2 20 (28.17%) Security Cleared
3 18 (25.35%) Management Information System
4 17 (23.94%) CREST Certified
4 17 (23.94%) Penetration Testing
5 16 (22.54%) SC Cleared
5 16 (22.54%) Network Security
6 15 (21.13%) Unix
6 15 (21.13%) Windows
7 14 (19.72%) C#
7 14 (19.72%) .NET
7 14 (19.72%) CISSP
7 14 (19.72%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 13 (18.31%) Ethical Hacking
8 13 (18.31%) Security Testing
8 13 (18.31%) Java
8 13 (18.31%) Remediation Plan
8 13 (18.31%) Social Engineering
8 13 (18.31%) Data Centre
8 13 (18.31%) Network Packet Capture
9 12 (16.90%) Vulnerability Management
9 12 (16.90%) Cloud Computing
9 12 (16.90%) Unified Communications
9 12 (16.90%) C++
9 12 (16.90%) PHP
9 12 (16.90%) VB.NET
9 12 (16.90%) C
9 12 (16.90%) Project Management
9 12 (16.90%) Security Management

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.41%) GlassFish
1 1 (1.41%) IIS
1 1 (1.41%) JBoss
1 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (22.54%) Network Security
2 12 (16.90%) Unified Communications
3 5 (7.04%) Firewall
4 4 (5.63%) HTTP
5 3 (4.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.82%) SAP BW
1 2 (2.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Burp Suite
General
1 12 (16.90%) Finance
1 12 (16.90%) Retail
2 4 (5.63%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.23%) Legal
4 1 (1.41%) Local Government
4 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (35.21%) Security Manager
2 18 (25.35%) Cybersecurity Manager
3 17 (23.94%) IT Manager
4 15 (21.13%) Penetration Tester
4 15 (21.13%) Tester
5 14 (19.72%) IT Security Manager
6 11 (15.49%) Analyst
6 11 (15.49%) Security Penetration Tester
6 11 (15.49%) Security Tester
7 10 (14.08%) Ethical Hacker
8 7 (9.86%) Consultant
8 7 (9.86%) Security Analyst
9 5 (7.04%) Cybersecurity Analyst
10 4 (5.63%) CISSP Manager
10 4 (5.63%) Head of Information Security
10 4 (5.63%) Head of Security
10 4 (5.63%) SIEM Analyst
10 4 (5.63%) SOC Analyst
10 4 (5.63%) Vulnerability Consultant
10 4 (5.63%) Vulnerability Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.72%) .NET
2 8 (11.27%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.82%) Silverlight
4 1 (1.41%) J2EE
4 1 (1.41%) Regular Expression
4 1 (1.41%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.35%) Management Information System
2 13 (18.31%) Data Centre
3 10 (14.08%) Computer Science
4 9 (12.68%) CESG
5 3 (4.23%) NHS
5 3 (4.23%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (2.82%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.82%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.41%) Cybercrime
7 1 (1.41%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.41%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.13%) Unix
1 15 (21.13%) Windows
2 6 (8.45%) Linux
3 3 (4.23%) Kali Linux
4 2 (2.82%) Android
4 2 (2.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (60.56%) Information Security
2 17 (23.94%) Penetration Testing
3 14 (19.72%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 13 (18.31%) Ethical Hacking
4 13 (18.31%) Network Packet Capture
4 13 (18.31%) Remediation Plan
4 13 (18.31%) Security Testing
4 13 (18.31%) Social Engineering
5 12 (16.90%) Network Design
5 12 (16.90%) Project Management
5 12 (16.90%) Security Management
5 12 (16.90%) Vulnerability Management
6 11 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (12.68%) Threat Modelling
7 9 (12.68%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 8 (11.27%) Information Security Management
8 8 (11.27%) ISMS
9 6 (8.45%) Risk Management
9 6 (8.45%) SIEM
10 5 (7.04%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (19.72%) C#
2 13 (18.31%) Java
3 12 (16.90%) C
3 12 (16.90%) C++
3 12 (16.90%) PHP
3 12 (16.90%) VB.NET
4 4 (5.63%) Ruby
5 3 (4.23%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.23%) Perl
6 1 (1.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (28.17%) Degree
1 20 (28.17%) Security Cleared
2 17 (23.94%) CREST Certified
3 16 (22.54%) SC Cleared
4 14 (19.72%) CISSP
5 11 (15.49%) CHECK Team Leader
6 5 (7.04%) CEH
7 4 (5.63%) CHECK Team Member
7 4 (5.63%) CISMP
7 4 (5.63%) OSCP
8 3 (4.23%) CISM
8 3 (4.23%) HCISPP
9 1 (1.41%) CISA
9 1 (1.41%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.41%) GIAC
9 1 (1.41%) IISP
9 1 (1.41%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (12.68%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.82%) SLA
4 1 (1.41%) ISO19770
4 1 (1.41%) ISO22301
4 1 (1.41%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) QRadar
2 3 (4.23%) Nessus
2 3 (4.23%) Nmap
3 1 (1.41%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 6 (8.45%) Splunk
2 5 (7.04%) Cisco
3 4 (5.63%) AlienVault
3 4 (5.63%) CheckPoint
3 4 (5.63%) HP
3 4 (5.63%) IBM
3 4 (5.63%) Juniper
3 4 (5.63%) LogLogic
3 4 (5.63%) LogRhythm
3 4 (5.63%) Oracle
4 2 (2.82%) ArcSight
4 2 (2.82%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.82%) SAP
5 1 (1.41%) BT
5 1 (1.41%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (1.41%) Sophos
5 1 (1.41%) Symantec
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Salary: £39285 - £54158 per annum
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