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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security
Rank 158 200 170
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -30
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 48 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.01% 0.20% 0.083%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 0.24% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 39 10 1
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -43.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
4239 4146 3102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 89.49% 84.75% 86.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3396 3217 2426
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +4.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 31 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 31 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 +42 41 £47,500 +11.76% 7
Castleford - 2 £42,500 -
Cyber Security
Yorkshire

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 30 (33.71%) Finance
2 29 (32.58%) Information Security
3 24 (26.97%) Java
3 24 (26.97%) J2EE
3 24 (26.97%) SQL Server
3 24 (26.97%) CISSP
4 23 (25.84%) .NET
4 23 (25.84%) C#
4 23 (25.84%) Workflow
5 22 (24.72%) SQL
6 21 (23.60%) Dashboard Development
7 19 (21.35%) CISA
8 18 (20.22%) Risk Management
9 16 (17.98%) ITIL
9 16 (17.98%) Android
9 16 (17.98%) Apple iOS
9 16 (17.98%) Xamarin
9 16 (17.98%) Android Development
9 16 (17.98%) iOS Development
10 15 (16.85%) Network Security
10 15 (16.85%) Cisco
11 14 (15.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 13 (14.61%) Microsoft
12 13 (14.61%) MS Exchange
12 13 (14.61%) JavaScript
12 13 (14.61%) HTML
12 13 (14.61%) CISM
12 13 (14.61%) SIEM
12 13 (14.61%) Lync
12 13 (14.61%) Unified Communications

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 13 (14.61%) MS Exchange
1 13 (14.61%) Lync
2 3 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.12%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.12%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.85%) Network Security
2 13 (14.61%) Unified Communications
3 10 (11.24%) LAN
3 10 (11.24%) WAN
4 6 (6.74%) Firewall
5 3 (3.37%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.37%) VPN
5 3 (3.37%) DNS
5 3 (3.37%) DMZ
5 3 (3.37%) Telepresence
6 2 (2.25%) Internet
6 2 (2.25%) FWSM
7 1 (1.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (26.97%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.12%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.12%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (7.87%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.25%) Ant
General
1 30 (33.71%) Finance
2 12 (13.48%) Advertising
3 10 (11.24%) Banking
4 8 (8.99%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (37.08%) Developer
2 23 (25.84%) Applications Developer
3 10 (11.24%) Communications Engineer
3 10 (11.24%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 7 (7.87%) Analyst
4 7 (7.87%) Security Analyst
5 6 (6.74%) Software Engineer
5 6 (6.74%) Architect
5 6 (6.74%) Information Security Analyst
5 6 (6.74%) Information Analyst
5 6 (6.74%) Security Architect
5 6 (6.74%) IT Security Officer
5 6 (6.74%) Security Officer
6 5 (5.62%) IT Security Architect
6 5 (5.62%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (5.62%) IT Architect
6 5 (5.62%) .NET Developer
6 5 (5.62%) C# Developer
7 4 (4.49%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (4.49%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (26.97%) J2EE
2 23 (25.84%) .NET
3 13 (14.61%) HTML
3 13 (14.61%) HTML5
4 12 (13.48%) Swiz
4 12 (13.48%) .NET Framework
4 12 (13.48%) BlazeDS
5 11 (12.36%) RESTful
6 3 (3.37%) Application Packaging
7 2 (2.25%) Servlets
7 2 (2.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.24%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.74%) PKI
3 5 (5.62%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (3.37%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.25%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.12%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (1.12%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.12%) BYOD
6 1 (1.12%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.12%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.98%) Android
1 16 (17.98%) Apple iOS
2 7 (7.87%) Linux
3 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (3.37%) Windows
3 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.12%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (32.58%) Information Security
2 23 (25.84%) Workflow
3 21 (23.60%) Dashboard Development
4 18 (20.22%) Risk Management
5 16 (17.98%) ITIL
5 16 (17.98%) Android Development
5 16 (17.98%) iOS Development
6 13 (14.61%) SIEM
7 12 (13.48%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (10.11%) Software Engineering
9 8 (8.99%) Business Analysis
9 8 (8.99%) Penetration Testing
9 8 (8.99%) Test Scripting
9 8 (8.99%) Project Management
9 8 (8.99%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (7.87%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (6.74%) Kalman Filter
11 6 (6.74%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 5 (5.62%) Information Management
12 5 (5.62%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (26.97%) Java
2 23 (25.84%) C#
3 22 (24.72%) SQL
4 13 (14.61%) JavaScript
5 12 (13.48%) PL/SQL
6 7 (7.87%) C++
7 3 (3.37%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.37%) C
8 1 (1.12%) Scala
Qualifications
1 24 (26.97%) CISSP
2 19 (21.35%) CISA
3 13 (14.61%) CISM
4 11 (12.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (12.36%) Degree
5 8 (8.99%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (8.99%) CCNP
6 3 (3.37%) MCSE
6 3 (3.37%) MCITP
6 3 (3.37%) CHFI
7 2 (2.25%) CCNA
8 1 (1.12%) Security+ Certification
8 1 (1.12%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (6.74%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.37%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (3.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 16 (17.98%) Xamarin
2 15 (16.85%) Cisco
3 13 (14.61%) Microsoft
4 12 (13.48%) Splunk
5 3 (3.37%) Symantec
6 2 (2.25%) HP
6 2 (2.25%) IBM
6 2 (2.25%) Imperva
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle
7 1 (1.12%) SAP
7 1 (1.12%) Citrix
7 1 (1.12%) VMware
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