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 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
Cyber Security
Rank 158 210 185
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -25
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 51 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.04% 0.12% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 3
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
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%

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 17 April 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 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
Halifax - 28 - -
Leeds +24 22 £45,000 - 7
Bradford - 1 £41,500 - 1
Cyber Security
Yorkshire

Cyber 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 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 35 (61.40%) Banking
1 35 (61.40%) Retail
2 24 (42.11%) Finance
3 23 (40.35%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (40.35%) UML
3 23 (40.35%) Apache Flex
4 21 (36.84%) Information Security
5 18 (31.58%) General Ledger
6 16 (28.07%) Project Management
7 14 (24.56%) CISSP
7 14 (24.56%) ITIL
8 13 (22.81%) CISA
8 13 (22.81%) Risk Management
8 13 (22.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (19.30%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (17.54%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (17.54%) Firewall
10 10 (17.54%) Business Analysis
10 10 (17.54%) Test Scripting
11 9 (15.79%) Application Packaging
11 9 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 9 (15.79%) CHFI
11 9 (15.79%) Security Testing
11 9 (15.79%) SIEM
11 9 (15.79%) Ethical Hacking
11 9 (15.79%) C
12 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
12 6 (10.53%) Change Management
12 6 (10.53%) Programme Management
12 6 (10.53%) Analytical Skills

Cyber 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 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 4 (7.02%) MS Exchange
1 4 (7.02%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.54%) Firewall
2 4 (7.02%) LAN
2 4 (7.02%) WAN
2 4 (7.02%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.75%) Broadband
3 1 (1.75%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (61.40%) Banking
1 35 (61.40%) Retail
2 24 (42.11%) Finance
3 18 (31.58%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (26.32%) Change Manager
2 12 (21.05%) Project Manager
2 12 (21.05%) Change Project Manager
3 9 (15.79%) Information Security Officer
3 9 (15.79%) IT Security Officer
3 9 (15.79%) Security Officer
4 6 (10.53%) Junior
5 5 (8.77%) Architect
5 5 (8.77%) Analyst
5 5 (8.77%) Business Architect
6 4 (7.02%) Communications Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Lead Project Manager
7 3 (5.26%) PMO Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) PMO Manager
7 3 (5.26%) Change Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Security Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Tester
8 2 (3.51%) Communications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (40.35%) Apache Flex
2 9 (15.79%) Application Packaging
3 2 (3.51%) .NET
4 1 (1.75%) CSS
4 1 (1.75%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.51%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.75%) User Experience
3 1 (1.75%) BYOD
3 1 (1.75%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.02%) Android
1 4 (7.02%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.51%) Linux
3 1 (1.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (40.35%) UML
1 23 (40.35%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (36.84%) Information Security
3 16 (28.07%) Project Management
4 14 (24.56%) ITIL
5 13 (22.81%) Risk Management
5 13 (22.81%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (19.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (17.54%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (17.54%) Business Analysis
7 10 (17.54%) Test Scripting
8 9 (15.79%) SIEM
8 9 (15.79%) Security Testing
8 9 (15.79%) Ethical Hacking
9 6 (10.53%) Programme Management
9 6 (10.53%) Change Management
9 6 (10.53%) Change Control
10 5 (8.77%) Mentoring
10 5 (8.77%) Automated Testing
11 4 (7.02%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.79%) C
2 4 (7.02%) SQL
3 2 (3.51%) C#
3 2 (3.51%) C++
4 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (24.56%) CISSP
2 13 (22.81%) CISA
3 9 (15.79%) CHFI
4 2 (3.51%) Degree
4 2 (3.51%) CCNP
4 2 (3.51%) CISM
4 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.26%) QA
3 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (7.02%) Cisco
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
1 4 (7.02%) Xamarin
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle
2 1 (1.75%) SAP
2 1 (1.75%) Citrix
2 1 (1.75%) VMware
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