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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank 206 212 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.068% 0.021% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.077% 0.024% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £41,250 £33,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +12.24%
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
3882 4162 3627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 88.41% 88.12% 84.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3251 3369 2798
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 Information Assurance within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 - 3 £41,250 - 1
Information Assurance
Yorkshire

Information Assurance
Top 22 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Information Assurance 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 Information Assurance.

1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 3 (100.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Palo Alto
2 2 (66.67%) ArcSight
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Fortinet
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Splunk
3 1 (33.33%) SIEM
3 1 (33.33%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (33.33%) DDoS Mitigation

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Information Assurance 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 Information Assurance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Network Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 3 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) DDoS Mitigation
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) ArcSight
1 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
1 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Fortinet
1 2 (66.67%) Palo Alto
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber-Ark
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Splunk