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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 59 123 102
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -21
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 162 85 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.06% 1.91% 2.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.45% 2.16% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 114 57 103
Median salary £43,750 £42,250 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.55% +0.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
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
3643 3943 4369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 91.35% 88.69% 87.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2978 3055 3564
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +71 147 £43,750 -2.77% 14
Bradford +5 6 £29,000 -28.83% 2
Wetherby - 4 £52,500 -
Information Security
Yorkshire

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 148 (48.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 116 (37.91%) CISSP
3 113 (36.93%) PCI DSS
4 91 (29.74%) Risk Management
5 85 (27.78%) CISM
6 66 (21.57%) Finance
6 66 (21.57%) Management Information System
7 58 (18.95%) CISA
8 56 (18.30%) Windows
9 47 (15.36%) Data Protection
10 44 (14.38%) Analytical Skills
11 41 (13.40%) Oracle
12 40 (13.07%) Java
13 39 (12.75%) Security Management
14 37 (12.09%) ITIL
14 37 (12.09%) IT Audit
15 36 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
16 33 (10.78%) Unix
16 33 (10.78%) COBIT
17 31 (10.13%) Degree
17 31 (10.13%) Disaster Recovery
18 30 (9.80%) Data Protection Act
19 29 (9.48%) Firewall
19 29 (9.48%) SQL
19 29 (9.48%) Continuous Improvement
20 28 (9.15%) Python
20 28 (9.15%) Stakeholder Management
20 28 (9.15%) Cisco Certification
21 27 (8.82%) Information Security Management
21 27 (8.82%) ISMS

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 6 (1.96%) CloudStack
1 6 (1.96%) IIS
2 3 (0.98%) CMS
2 3 (0.98%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.98%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (3.59%) MS Excel
1 11 (3.59%) MS Office
2 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.98%) IaaS
2 3 (0.98%) PaaS
2 3 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (9.48%) Firewall
2 17 (5.56%) Wireless
2 17 (5.56%) Wireless Security
3 11 (3.59%) Network Security
4 10 (3.27%) DNS
4 10 (3.27%) Internet
4 10 (3.27%) TCP/IP
5 7 (2.29%) VPN
6 6 (1.96%) VoIP
7 5 (1.63%) BGP
7 5 (1.63%) OSPF
8 4 (1.31%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (0.98%) HTTP
9 3 (0.98%) IPsec
9 3 (0.98%) IPv4
9 3 (0.98%) SAN
9 3 (0.98%) SMTP
10 2 (0.65%) LAN
10 2 (0.65%) SNMP
10 2 (0.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (7.84%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.25%) DB2
2 13 (4.25%) MySQL
3 10 (3.27%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (3.27%) QlikView
3 10 (3.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (3.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (3.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (2.94%) Big Data
4 9 (2.94%) Hadoop
4 9 (2.94%) MongoDB
5 7 (2.29%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (3.92%) Git (software)
1 12 (3.92%) Subversion
2 10 (3.27%) JIRA
3 9 (2.94%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.98%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (0.98%) Toad
4 3 (0.98%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.33%) Hudson
6 1 (0.33%) Selenium
6 1 (0.33%) Spock
General
1 66 (21.57%) Finance
2 24 (7.84%) Legal
3 17 (5.56%) Publishing
4 11 (3.59%) Back Office
5 9 (2.94%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.96%) Financial Institution
6 6 (1.96%) Retail
7 2 (0.65%) Law
8 1 (0.33%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 82 (26.80%) Analyst
2 71 (23.20%) Security Manager
3 63 (20.59%) Security Analyst
4 44 (14.38%) IT Manager
5 42 (13.73%) Information Security Manager
6 41 (13.40%) IT Security Manager
7 32 (10.46%) Information Manager
8 25 (8.17%) Security Officer
9 24 (7.84%) Information Analyst
9 24 (7.84%) Information Security Analyst
10 23 (7.52%) IT Analyst
11 21 (6.86%) Consultant
11 21 (6.86%) Security Consultant
12 20 (6.54%) CISSP Analyst
12 20 (6.54%) Information Officer
12 20 (6.54%) Information Security Officer
12 20 (6.54%) IT Security Analyst
12 20 (6.54%) Risk Manager
13 16 (5.23%) IT Risk Manager
14 13 (4.25%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.27%) J2EE
2 9 (2.94%) ActiveMQ
2 9 (2.94%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (1.63%) .NET
4 3 (0.98%) 802.1X
4 3 (0.98%) Apache Camel
4 3 (0.98%) ASP.NET
4 3 (0.98%) Middleware
4 3 (0.98%) WCF
5 1 (0.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.33%) CSS
5 1 (0.33%) CSS3
5 1 (0.33%) HTML
5 1 (0.33%) HTML5
5 1 (0.33%) jQuery
5 1 (0.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 66 (21.57%) Management Information System
2 44 (14.38%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (9.80%) Data Protection Act
4 19 (6.21%) CESG
5 17 (5.56%) Mobile App
6 11 (3.59%) Data Centre
7 10 (3.27%) iPad
8 8 (2.61%) Security Operations Centre
9 6 (1.96%) Cyberthreat
9 6 (1.96%) Enterprise Storage
9 6 (1.96%) Public Cloud
10 4 (1.31%) Clustering
11 3 (0.98%) Cryptography
11 3 (0.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 2 (0.65%) Computer Science
12 2 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.65%) Statistics
13 1 (0.33%) AS400
13 1 (0.33%) Blog
13 1 (0.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 56 (18.30%) Windows
2 33 (10.78%) Unix
3 25 (8.17%) Linux
4 13 (4.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.31%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.98%) AIX
6 3 (0.98%) Debian
7 1 (0.33%) Android
7 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (29.74%) Risk Management
2 47 (15.36%) Data Protection
3 39 (12.75%) Security Management
4 37 (12.09%) IT Audit
4 37 (12.09%) ITIL
5 36 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
6 31 (10.13%) Disaster Recovery
7 29 (9.48%) Continuous Improvement
8 28 (9.15%) Stakeholder Management
9 27 (8.82%) Information Security Management
9 27 (8.82%) ISMS
10 21 (6.86%) Service Design
11 20 (6.54%) Change Management
11 20 (6.54%) Penetration Testing
12 19 (6.21%) High Availability
13 18 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
14 16 (5.23%) Business Analysis
14 16 (5.23%) Internal Audit
15 15 (4.90%) E-Commerce
15 15 (4.90%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (13.07%) Java
2 29 (9.48%) SQL
3 28 (9.15%) Python
4 25 (8.17%) Perl
5 20 (6.54%) Ruby
6 19 (6.21%) PHP
7 18 (5.88%) C
8 17 (5.56%) C++
9 14 (4.58%) PL/SQL
10 13 (4.25%) Bash Shell
11 9 (2.94%) C#
12 3 (0.98%) JavaScript
12 3 (0.98%) VB
12 3 (0.98%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.98%) VB6
13 2 (0.65%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.33%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.33%) Groovy
14 1 (0.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 116 (37.91%) CISSP
2 85 (27.78%) CISM
3 58 (18.95%) CISA
4 31 (10.13%) Degree
5 28 (9.15%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (7.84%) GIAC
7 22 (7.19%) Security Cleared
8 19 (6.21%) CCNA
8 19 (6.21%) CISMP
9 18 (5.88%) SC Cleared
10 17 (5.56%) CREST Certified
11 14 (4.58%) CompTIA Security+
11 14 (4.58%) Security+ Certification
12 13 (4.25%) CEH
13 12 (3.92%) CCNP
14 11 (3.59%) SSCP
15 10 (3.27%) SANS
16 9 (2.94%) CCDE
16 9 (2.94%) CCIE
16 9 (2.94%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 148 (48.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 113 (36.93%) PCI DSS
3 33 (10.78%) COBIT
4 22 (7.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (3.27%) Data Quality
5 10 (3.27%) SLA
6 9 (2.94%) ISAE 3402
6 9 (2.94%) SSAE 16
7 8 (2.61%) ISO 9001
8 7 (2.29%) ISO27002
9 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 13 (4.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.29%) vSphere
3 4 (1.31%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.98%) Docker
4 3 (0.98%) KVM
4 3 (0.98%) Xen
5 2 (0.65%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 11 (3.59%) Ansible
1 11 (3.59%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (3.59%) Puppet
1 11 (3.59%) Salt
2 6 (1.96%) Nagios
3 3 (0.98%) Cacti
3 3 (0.98%) Graphite
3 3 (0.98%) Munin
3 3 (0.98%) OpenNMS
3 3 (0.98%) Opsview
3 3 (0.98%) yum
3 3 (0.98%) Zenoss
4 2 (0.65%) CFEngine
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 41 (13.40%) Oracle
2 22 (7.19%) Cisco
3 19 (6.21%) Microsoft
4 17 (5.56%) VMware
5 16 (5.23%) Red Hat
6 9 (2.94%) F5
6 9 (2.94%) Symantec
7 6 (1.96%) Citrix
8 5 (1.63%) LANDesk
9 4 (1.31%) Splunk
10 3 (0.98%) Capita
10 3 (0.98%) Dell
10 3 (0.98%) HP
10 3 (0.98%) Juniper
10 3 (0.98%) SolarWinds
10 3 (0.98%) Xerox
11 2 (0.65%) Avaya
12 1 (0.33%) Forcepoint
12 1 (0.33%) IBM
12 1 (0.33%) LogRhythm
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Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + pension + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + car + package
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