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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security
Rank 163 219 167
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -52
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 40 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.88% 0.078% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 0.091% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 28 4 5
Average salary £43,750 £41,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +26.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £64,000
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
3921 4419 3008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.75% 85.82% 82.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3063 3596 2338
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +34 25 £45,000 +9.09% 5
Halifax - 8 - -
Bradford - 6 £40,750 - 1
Cyber Security
Yorkshire

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 33 (47.14%) Banking
1 33 (47.14%) Retail
2 30 (42.86%) Finance
3 23 (32.86%) UML
3 23 (32.86%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (32.86%) Apache Flex
4 22 (31.43%) Information Security
5 18 (25.71%) CISSP
5 18 (25.71%) General Ledger
6 17 (24.29%) SQL Server
6 17 (24.29%) CISA
7 16 (22.86%) Project Management
8 14 (20.00%) Risk Management
9 13 (18.57%) ITIL
10 11 (15.71%) Xamarin
10 11 (15.71%) Android Development
10 11 (15.71%) iOS Development
10 11 (15.71%) Android
10 11 (15.71%) Apple iOS
11 10 (14.29%) Business Analysis
11 10 (14.29%) Test Scripting
11 10 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (11.43%) CISM
12 8 (11.43%) MS Exchange
12 8 (11.43%) LAN
12 8 (11.43%) WAN
12 8 (11.43%) Cisco
12 8 (11.43%) Microsoft
12 8 (11.43%) SQL

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 8 (11.43%) MS Exchange
1 8 (11.43%) Lync
2 1 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.43%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.43%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.43%) LAN
1 8 (11.43%) WAN
1 8 (11.43%) Unified Communications
2 6 (8.57%) Firewall
3 2 (2.86%) Network Security
4 1 (1.43%) Wireless
4 1 (1.43%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (24.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.43%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.43%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (47.14%) Banking
1 33 (47.14%) Retail
2 30 (42.86%) Finance
3 18 (25.71%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (21.43%) Change Manager
2 12 (17.14%) Project Manager
2 12 (17.14%) Change Project Manager
3 10 (14.29%) Analyst
4 9 (12.86%) Developer
5 8 (11.43%) Communications Engineer
5 8 (11.43%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 7 (10.00%) Security Analyst
7 6 (8.57%) Architect
7 6 (8.57%) Information Analyst
7 6 (8.57%) Information Security Analyst
8 5 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (7.14%) IT Security Officer
8 5 (7.14%) Security Officer
8 5 (7.14%) Information Security Officer
8 5 (7.14%) Business Architect
8 5 (7.14%) .NET Developer
8 5 (7.14%) C# Developer
8 5 (7.14%) Junior
9 4 (5.71%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (32.86%) Apache Flex
2 7 (10.00%) .NET
3 5 (7.14%) Application Packaging
4 1 (1.43%) HTML
4 1 (1.43%) J2EE
4 1 (1.43%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.43%) User Experience
3 1 (1.43%) BYOD
3 1 (1.43%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.71%) Android
1 11 (15.71%) Apple iOS
2 4 (5.71%) Linux
3 1 (1.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.86%) UML
1 23 (32.86%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (31.43%) Information Security
3 16 (22.86%) Project Management
4 14 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 13 (18.57%) ITIL
6 11 (15.71%) Android Development
6 11 (15.71%) iOS Development
7 10 (14.29%) Business Analysis
7 10 (14.29%) Test Scripting
7 10 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (8.57%) Change Management
9 6 (8.57%) Programme Management
9 6 (8.57%) Change Control
9 6 (8.57%) SIEM
10 5 (7.14%) Mentoring
10 5 (7.14%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.43%) SQL
2 7 (10.00%) C#
3 5 (7.14%) C
4 4 (5.71%) C++
5 1 (1.43%) Scala
5 1 (1.43%) Java
5 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (25.71%) CISSP
2 17 (24.29%) CISA
3 8 (11.43%) CISM
4 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (7.14%) CHFI
5 5 (7.14%) Degree
6 3 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (4.29%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (8.57%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (15.71%) Xamarin
2 8 (11.43%) Cisco
2 8 (11.43%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.43%) VMware
3 1 (1.43%) Citrix
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle
3 1 (1.43%) SAP
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds
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Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits, Training
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus AND Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
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