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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security
Rank 190 192 180
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 9 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.19% 0.047% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.057% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 2
Average salary £60,000 £28,750 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+108.69% -60.34%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £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
4126 3490 3262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.68% 82.00% 81.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3340 2707 2722
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 January 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 30 January 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 - 5 - - 5
Leeds +2 4 £60,000 +108.69% 2
Cyber Security
Yorkshire

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 14 (63.64%) Banking
1 14 (63.64%) Retail
2 13 (59.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 11 (50.00%) ITIL
4 8 (36.36%) PRINCE2
4 8 (36.36%) CISSP
4 8 (36.36%) CISA
4 8 (36.36%) Risk Management
5 7 (31.82%) Firewall
5 7 (31.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (27.27%) Apache Flex
6 6 (27.27%) Finance
6 6 (27.27%) UML
7 5 (22.73%) Information Security
7 5 (22.73%) C
7 5 (22.73%) Security Testing
7 5 (22.73%) CHFI
7 5 (22.73%) Application Packaging
7 5 (22.73%) Ethical Hacking
7 5 (22.73%) General Ledger
7 5 (22.73%) SIEM
8 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (9.09%) ScanSafe
9 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (9.09%) Riverbed
9 2 (9.09%) Forefront TMG

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) Firewall
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (9.09%) Network Security
2 2 (9.09%) VLAN
2 2 (9.09%) Wireless
2 2 (9.09%) LAN
2 2 (9.09%) VoIP
2 2 (9.09%) WAN
2 2 (9.09%) VPN
2 2 (9.09%) DMZ
2 2 (9.09%) Internet
2 2 (9.09%) MPLS
2 2 (9.09%) BGP
General
1 14 (63.64%) Banking
1 14 (63.64%) Retail
2 6 (27.27%) Finance
3 5 (22.73%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Tester
2 5 (22.73%) IT Security Officer
2 5 (22.73%) Security Officer
2 5 (22.73%) Information Security Officer
3 4 (18.18%) Junior Tester
3 4 (18.18%) Junior
3 4 (18.18%) Change Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Project Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Change Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Security Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.55%) Business Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Change Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) PMO Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) Apache Flex
2 5 (22.73%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.09%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (50.00%) ITIL
3 8 (36.36%) PRINCE2
3 8 (36.36%) Risk Management
4 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (27.27%) UML
5 5 (22.73%) Information Security
5 5 (22.73%) Security Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Ethical Hacking
5 5 (22.73%) SIEM
6 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (9.09%) Change Management
7 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
7 2 (9.09%) Project Management
7 2 (9.09%) Change Control
8 1 (4.55%) Service Management
8 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
8 1 (4.55%) Resource Management
8 1 (4.55%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) CISSP
1 8 (36.36%) CISA
2 5 (22.73%) CHFI
3 2 (9.09%) CCSP
3 2 (9.09%) CCNP
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Forefront TMG
1 2 (9.09%) UAG
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) ScanSafe
1 2 (9.09%) Riverbed
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 2 (9.09%) Juniper
1 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
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