The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank 186 211 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 9 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.23% 0.042% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.046% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 0
Median salary £60,000 £41,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.34% -
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £50,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+13.86% -8.18%
Information Assurance
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
3539 4307 4248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 90.56% 89.90% 87.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2991 3403 3363
Median salary £43,875 £43,596 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.64% +8.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Information Assurance Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Information Assurance Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Information Assurance
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Information Assurance Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Information Assurance
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 Information Assurance within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +31 5 £55,000 +34.14%
Castleford - 2 £60,000 -
Wakefield - 2 £60,000 -
Information Assurance
Yorkshire

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT jobs citing Information Assurance 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 Information Assurance.

1 10 (58.82%) Risk Management
1 10 (58.82%) Information Security
2 7 (41.18%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (35.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (35.29%) Network Security
4 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
4 5 (29.41%) Firewall
4 5 (29.41%) Cisco
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 5 (29.41%) CISSP
4 5 (29.41%) Security Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (23.53%) Citrix
5 4 (23.53%) Intel Security
5 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
5 4 (23.53%) Legal
5 4 (23.53%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (23.53%) Reverse Proxy
5 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (17.65%) Change Control
6 3 (17.65%) Back Office
6 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
6 3 (17.65%) Security Management
6 3 (17.65%) Presales
6 3 (17.65%) Security Auditing
7 2 (11.76%) Internal Audit
7 2 (11.76%) ITIL
7 2 (11.76%) Windows
7 2 (11.76%) Finance
7 2 (11.76%) Splunk

Information Assurance
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:

Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Network Security
2 5 (29.41%) Firewall
3 4 (23.53%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (5.88%) SNMP
4 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
1 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
General
1 4 (23.53%) Legal
2 3 (17.65%) Back Office
2 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Security Manager
2 5 (29.41%) Consultant
3 4 (23.53%) Security Consultant
3 4 (23.53%) Technical Leader
4 3 (17.65%) Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Information Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Information Security Manager
4 3 (17.65%) IT Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) IT Manager
4 3 (17.65%) IT Security Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) IT Security Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Security Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Principal Security Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Security Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Compliance Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Head of Security
6 1 (5.88%) Information Assurance Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.88%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (5.88%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Information Security
1 10 (58.82%) Risk Management
2 7 (41.18%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (29.41%) Security Testing
4 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (23.53%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (23.53%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (17.65%) Change Control
5 3 (17.65%) Presales
5 3 (17.65%) Security Auditing
5 3 (17.65%) Security Management
6 2 (11.76%) Internal Audit
6 2 (11.76%) ITIL
6 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Analytics
7 1 (5.88%) Business Transformation
7 1 (5.88%) Information Security Governance
7 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (5.88%) Security Operations
7 1 (5.88%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
1 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) CISSP
2 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.88%) COBIT
2 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Citrix
2 4 (23.53%) Intel Security
3 2 (11.76%) ArcSight
3 2 (11.76%) Splunk
4 1 (5.88%) Blue Coat
4 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.88%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (5.88%) Fortinet
4 1 (5.88%) Juniper
4 1 (5.88%) LogRhythm
4 1 (5.88%) Palo Alto