The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security 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 Security 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 Security (InfoSec)
Rank 77 121 103
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -18
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 130 98 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.33% 2.05% 2.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.67% 2.28% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 98 83 97
Median salary £50,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,350 £30,305 £32,450
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £49,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+12.24% +6.52%
Information 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
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 Security
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Information Security
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Information Security Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Information Security
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

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

Information Security Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Information Security
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 Security 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 +48 105 £47,750 +12.35% 14
Bradford +5 10 £79,500 +98.75%
Halifax - 5 £50,000 - 1
Wetherby - 3 £52,500 -
Castleford +1 2 £60,000 +41.17%
Wakefield -5 2 £60,000 +90.47%
Huddersfield - 2 £31,000 -
Information Security
Yorkshire

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

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

1 128 (44.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 111 (38.28%) PCI DSS
3 101 (34.83%) CISSP
4 91 (31.38%) Risk Management
5 66 (22.76%) Management Information System
6 63 (21.72%) Finance
7 62 (21.38%) CISM
8 59 (20.34%) CISA
8 59 (20.34%) Windows
9 58 (20.00%) Data Protection
10 46 (15.86%) Java
11 45 (15.52%) Cybersecurity
12 43 (14.83%) Analytical Skills
13 41 (14.14%) Degree
14 39 (13.45%) Oracle
14 39 (13.45%) Penetration Testing
15 37 (12.76%) ITIL
15 37 (12.76%) Firewall
16 36 (12.41%) Unix
16 36 (12.41%) Python
17 35 (12.07%) COBIT
18 34 (11.72%) Data Protection Act
18 34 (11.72%) Disaster Recovery
19 33 (11.38%) SQL
19 33 (11.38%) Perl
20 29 (10.00%) Ruby
20 29 (10.00%) CESG
20 29 (10.00%) Security Management
21 27 (9.31%) Security Cleared
22 26 (8.97%) PHP

Information Security
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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (1.72%) CMS
2 3 (1.03%) IIS
2 3 (1.03%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.69%) CloudStack
3 2 (0.69%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.34%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (3.79%) MS Office
2 10 (3.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.72%) Mimecast
3 3 (1.03%) IaaS
3 3 (1.03%) PaaS
3 3 (1.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (12.76%) Firewall
2 25 (8.62%) Wireless
2 25 (8.62%) Wireless Security
3 13 (4.48%) Network Security
4 11 (3.79%) TCP/IP
5 8 (2.76%) DNS
6 7 (2.41%) Internet
7 6 (2.07%) VoIP
8 5 (1.72%) Intranet
8 5 (1.72%) VPN
9 4 (1.38%) BGP
9 4 (1.38%) Extranet
9 4 (1.38%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (1.38%) OSPF
9 4 (1.38%) SNMP
10 3 (1.03%) HTTP
10 3 (1.03%) IPv4
10 3 (1.03%) SMTP
11 2 (0.69%) LAN
11 2 (0.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (7.59%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.17%) MySQL
3 13 (4.48%) DB2
4 10 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (3.45%) QlikView
4 10 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (1.72%) Big Data
5 5 (1.72%) Hadoop
5 5 (1.72%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.38%) OLAP
6 4 (1.38%) OLTP
6 4 (1.38%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (2.41%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.72%) Subversion
3 4 (1.38%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.03%) JIRA
5 2 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.34%) Hudson
6 1 (0.34%) Selenium
6 1 (0.34%) Spock
General
1 63 (21.72%) Finance
2 23 (7.93%) Publishing
3 18 (6.21%) Legal
4 14 (4.83%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.10%) Back Office
5 9 (3.10%) Retail
6 2 (0.69%) Games
6 2 (0.69%) Military
7 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.34%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.34%) Law
Job Titles
1 71 (24.48%) Analyst
2 56 (19.31%) Security Manager
3 53 (18.28%) Security Analyst
4 36 (12.41%) Information Security Manager
5 28 (9.66%) Information Manager
5 28 (9.66%) IT Manager
6 26 (8.97%) IT Security Manager
6 26 (8.97%) Security Officer
7 21 (7.24%) Information Security Officer
7 21 (7.24%) IT Analyst
8 20 (6.90%) Information Officer
9 19 (6.55%) CISSP Analyst
10 18 (6.21%) Consultant
10 18 (6.21%) Penetration Tester
10 18 (6.21%) Tester
11 17 (5.86%) IT Security Analyst
11 17 (5.86%) Security Consultant
12 15 (5.17%) Junior
13 14 (4.83%) Architect
13 14 (4.83%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.14%) J2EE
2 7 (2.41%) .NET
3 5 (1.72%) ActiveMQ
3 5 (1.72%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (1.03%) 802.1X
4 3 (1.03%) Apache Camel
4 3 (1.03%) Middleware
5 2 (0.69%) REST
5 2 (0.69%) SailPoint
5 2 (0.69%) SOAP
5 2 (0.69%) WCF
5 2 (0.69%) WF
5 2 (0.69%) Windows Identity Foundation
5 2 (0.69%) XML
6 1 (0.34%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.34%) CSS
6 1 (0.34%) CSS3
6 1 (0.34%) HTML
6 1 (0.34%) HTML5
6 1 (0.34%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 66 (22.76%) Management Information System
2 43 (14.83%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (11.72%) Data Protection Act
4 29 (10.00%) CESG
5 25 (8.62%) Mobile App
6 11 (3.79%) Cyberthreat
6 11 (3.79%) iPad
7 10 (3.45%) Security Operations Centre
8 7 (2.41%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 5 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.69%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.69%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (0.69%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.69%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.34%) AS400
11 1 (0.34%) Blog
11 1 (0.34%) IBM XIV
11 1 (0.34%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.34%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 59 (20.34%) Windows
2 36 (12.41%) Unix
3 22 (7.59%) Linux
4 10 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.38%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.03%) AIX
6 3 (1.03%) Debian
7 2 (0.69%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.34%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (31.38%) Risk Management
2 58 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 45 (15.52%) Cybersecurity
4 39 (13.45%) Penetration Testing
5 37 (12.76%) ITIL
6 34 (11.72%) Disaster Recovery
7 29 (10.00%) Security Management
8 25 (8.62%) IT Audit
9 22 (7.59%) Continuous Improvement
10 20 (6.90%) E-Commerce
11 19 (6.55%) Information Security Management
11 19 (6.55%) Performance Management
12 18 (6.21%) Change Management
12 18 (6.21%) Stakeholder Management
13 16 (5.52%) B2B
13 16 (5.52%) B2C
14 15 (5.17%) Risk Assessment
14 15 (5.17%) Security Architecture
14 15 (5.17%) Social Engineering
15 14 (4.83%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 46 (15.86%) Java
2 36 (12.41%) Python
3 33 (11.38%) Perl
3 33 (11.38%) SQL
4 29 (10.00%) Ruby
5 26 (8.97%) C
5 26 (8.97%) PHP
6 25 (8.62%) C++
7 15 (5.17%) Bash Shell
8 13 (4.48%) PL/SQL
9 9 (3.10%) C#
10 4 (1.38%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.34%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.34%) Groovy
11 1 (0.34%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 101 (34.83%) CISSP
2 62 (21.38%) CISM
3 59 (20.34%) CISA
4 41 (14.14%) Degree
5 27 (9.31%) Security Cleared
6 25 (8.62%) CREST Certified
7 24 (8.28%) SC Cleared
8 17 (5.86%) CEH
9 14 (4.83%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (4.83%) CISMP
9 14 (4.83%) GIAC
10 11 (3.79%) CRISC
11 9 (3.10%) CCNP
12 8 (2.76%) CCNA
13 7 (2.41%) CompTIA Security+
13 7 (2.41%) RHCE
13 7 (2.41%) Security+ Certification
14 6 (2.07%) CCDE
14 6 (2.07%) CCIE
14 6 (2.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 128 (44.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 111 (38.28%) PCI DSS
3 35 (12.07%) COBIT
4 14 (4.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (3.45%) Data Quality
6 8 (2.76%) ISO 9001
6 8 (2.76%) SLA
7 7 (2.41%) ISAE 3402
7 7 (2.41%) ISO27002
7 7 (2.41%) SSAE 16
8 3 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 1 (0.34%) QA
9 1 (0.34%) Val IT
System Software
1 10 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 10 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.41%) vSphere
3 3 (1.03%) Docker
3 3 (1.03%) KVM
3 3 (1.03%) Xen
4 2 (0.69%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.34%) Firmware
5 1 (0.34%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (2.41%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (2.41%) Salt
2 6 (2.07%) Ansible
2 6 (2.07%) Puppet
3 5 (1.72%) Nessus
3 5 (1.72%) Nexpose
4 4 (1.38%) Nagios
5 3 (1.03%) Munin
5 3 (1.03%) OpenNMS
5 3 (1.03%) yum
5 3 (1.03%) Zenoss
6 2 (0.69%) RSA Archer
7 1 (0.34%) Cacti
7 1 (0.34%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.34%) Grafana
7 1 (0.34%) Graphite
7 1 (0.34%) Opsview
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 39 (13.45%) Oracle
2 21 (7.24%) Microsoft
3 19 (6.55%) Cisco
4 14 (4.83%) VMware
5 12 (4.14%) F5
6 11 (3.79%) Red Hat
7 6 (2.07%) Citrix
7 6 (2.07%) Symantec
8 5 (1.72%) CheckPoint
8 5 (1.72%) Clearswift
8 5 (1.72%) Rapid7
8 5 (1.72%) ScanSafe
8 5 (1.72%) Sophos
8 5 (1.72%) Splunk
8 5 (1.72%) Xerox
9 4 (1.38%) LogRhythm
10 3 (1.03%) Forcepoint
10 3 (1.03%) HP
10 3 (1.03%) Juniper
11 2 (0.69%) Dell
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £90,000 + Excellent Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds
PWC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + pension + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Recann
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000- £90,000+ excellent package!
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NCC Group
Salary: Salary, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 24 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 13 days ago