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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 85 96 97
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 150 126 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.43% 2.60% 2.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.89% 2.94% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 125 100 65
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,800 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,800 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
3858 4279 3733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 88.30% 88.19% 84.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3227 3468 2873
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £62,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 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 +4 117 £47,500 +5.55% 14
Halifax +7 17 £50,000 +17.64%
Bradford -1 7 £36,000 -44.61%
Wakefield - 1 £45,000 -
Information Security
Yorkshire

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Information 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 Information Security.

1 121 (51.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 112 (47.26%) CISSP
3 87 (36.71%) PCI DSS
4 76 (32.07%) CISM
5 61 (25.74%) Risk Management
6 55 (23.21%) Finance
7 50 (21.10%) CISA
8 42 (17.72%) Windows
9 37 (15.61%) Management Information System
10 33 (13.92%) ITIL
11 32 (13.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 32 (13.50%) Security Management
11 32 (13.50%) GIAC
11 32 (13.50%) Analytical Skills
12 29 (12.24%) Firewall
13 26 (10.97%) ISMS
13 26 (10.97%) Cisco Certification
14 25 (10.55%) Stakeholder Management
14 25 (10.55%) Cybersecurity
15 24 (10.13%) Information Security Management
16 23 (9.70%) Linux
16 23 (9.70%) COBIT
16 23 (9.70%) CEH
17 21 (8.86%) Data Protection
18 20 (8.44%) High Availability
18 20 (8.44%) SQL Server
18 20 (8.44%) Cisco
18 20 (8.44%) Unix
19 18 (7.59%) Oracle
19 18 (7.59%) CISMP

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Information 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 Information Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (4.22%) IIS
2 8 (3.38%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.11%) CloudStack
4 3 (1.27%) Apache
4 3 (1.27%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.27%) Node.js
4 3 (1.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (3.80%) MS Excel
1 9 (3.80%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.84%) Office 365
2 2 (0.84%) SaaS
3 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (12.24%) Firewall
2 18 (7.59%) Network Security
3 11 (4.64%) Internet
4 10 (4.22%) Intrusion Detection
5 9 (3.80%) VPN
6 8 (3.38%) SAN
6 8 (3.38%) TCP/IP
7 5 (2.11%) DNS
8 4 (1.69%) IPsec
8 4 (1.69%) Wireless
9 3 (1.27%) LDAP
9 3 (1.27%) NAS
10 2 (0.84%) BGP
10 2 (0.84%) LAN
10 2 (0.84%) OSPF
10 2 (0.84%) WAN
11 1 (0.42%) Cisco PIX
11 1 (0.42%) Intranet
11 1 (0.42%) SMTP
11 1 (0.42%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (8.44%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.22%) MongoDB
3 6 (2.53%) Big Data
3 6 (2.53%) Hadoop
4 4 (1.69%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.69%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.27%) Informix
5 3 (1.27%) MySQL
5 3 (1.27%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.27%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.84%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 17 (7.17%) Subversion
2 16 (6.75%) JIRA
3 11 (4.64%) Git (software)
4 10 (4.22%) Jenkins
5 8 (3.38%) Oracle APEX
5 8 (3.38%) Toad
5 8 (3.38%) Visual Studio
5 8 (3.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (1.27%) Hudson
General
1 55 (23.21%) Finance
2 17 (7.17%) Legal
3 10 (4.22%) Financial Institution
4 6 (2.53%) Retail
5 4 (1.69%) Back Office
5 4 (1.69%) Law
5 4 (1.69%) Marketing
6 2 (0.84%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.42%) Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (27.85%) Analyst
2 53 (22.36%) Security Analyst
3 47 (19.83%) Security Manager
4 30 (12.66%) IT Manager
4 30 (12.66%) Security Officer
5 28 (11.81%) Information Analyst
5 28 (11.81%) Information Security Analyst
5 28 (11.81%) Information Security Manager
5 28 (11.81%) IT Security Manager
6 22 (9.28%) Information Manager
7 21 (8.86%) Information Officer
8 20 (8.44%) Information Security Officer
9 15 (6.33%) Consultant
9 15 (6.33%) Developer
9 15 (6.33%) Risk Manager
10 14 (5.91%) CISSP Manager
10 14 (5.91%) IT Analyst
10 14 (5.91%) IT Risk Manager
10 14 (5.91%) IT Security Analyst
10 14 (5.91%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.80%) ActiveMQ
1 9 (3.80%) RabbitMQ
2 8 (3.38%) .NET
2 8 (3.38%) ASP.NET
2 8 (3.38%) WCF
3 4 (1.69%) Ajax
3 4 (1.69%) CSS
3 4 (1.69%) HTML
3 4 (1.69%) HTML5
3 4 (1.69%) jQuery
4 3 (1.27%) Django
4 3 (1.27%) LAMP
4 3 (1.27%) Pylons
4 3 (1.27%) Pyramid
4 3 (1.27%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (1.27%) web2py
5 2 (0.84%) Middleware
6 1 (0.42%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.42%) J2EE
6 1 (0.42%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 37 (15.61%) Management Information System
2 32 (13.50%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (7.59%) Data Protection Act
4 8 (3.38%) Clustering
4 8 (3.38%) Enterprise Storage
5 7 (2.95%) Data Centre
6 5 (2.11%) Public Cloud
7 4 (1.69%) Cyberthreat
7 4 (1.69%) User Experience
8 3 (1.27%) CLARiiON
8 3 (1.27%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.27%) Cryptography
8 3 (1.27%) IBM XIV
8 3 (1.27%) NHS
8 3 (1.27%) Security Operations Centre
9 2 (0.84%) iPad
9 2 (0.84%) Statistics
10 1 (0.42%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.42%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.42%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 42 (17.72%) Windows
2 23 (9.70%) Linux
3 20 (8.44%) Unix
4 9 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.11%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.27%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.42%) Android
7 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.42%) Debian
7 1 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.42%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (25.74%) Risk Management
2 33 (13.92%) ITIL
3 32 (13.50%) Security Management
4 26 (10.97%) ISMS
5 25 (10.55%) Cybersecurity
5 25 (10.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (10.13%) Information Security Management
7 21 (8.86%) Data Protection
8 20 (8.44%) High Availability
9 17 (7.17%) Disaster Recovery
9 17 (7.17%) IT Audit
10 16 (6.75%) Continuous Improvement
11 15 (6.33%) E-Commerce
12 13 (5.49%) Internal Audit
12 13 (5.49%) Kalman Filter
12 13 (5.49%) Penetration Testing
13 12 (5.06%) SIEM
14 11 (4.64%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (4.64%) Process Improvement
15 10 (4.22%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (5.06%) Java
1 12 (5.06%) JavaScript
2 11 (4.64%) SQL
3 10 (4.22%) Python
4 9 (3.80%) PL/SQL
5 8 (3.38%) C#
5 8 (3.38%) VB
5 8 (3.38%) VB.NET
5 8 (3.38%) VB6
6 7 (2.95%) Ruby
7 6 (2.53%) Bash Shell
7 6 (2.53%) Perl
7 6 (2.53%) PHP
8 4 (1.69%) C
8 4 (1.69%) C++
9 3 (1.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 112 (47.26%) CISSP
2 76 (32.07%) CISM
3 50 (21.10%) CISA
4 32 (13.50%) GIAC
5 26 (10.97%) Cisco Certification
6 23 (9.70%) CEH
7 18 (7.59%) CISMP
8 17 (7.17%) CCNA
8 17 (7.17%) SANS
8 17 (7.17%) SSCP
9 16 (6.75%) CompTIA Security+
9 16 (6.75%) Degree
9 16 (6.75%) Security+ Certification
10 11 (4.64%) CCNP
11 9 (3.80%) CCDE
11 9 (3.80%) CCIE
11 9 (3.80%) CCSP
11 9 (3.80%) IISP
11 9 (3.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 8 (3.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 121 (51.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 87 (36.71%) PCI DSS
3 32 (13.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 23 (9.70%) COBIT
5 9 (3.80%) ISAE 3402
5 9 (3.80%) SSAE 16
6 7 (2.95%) SLA
7 3 (1.27%) ISO 9001
7 3 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 1 (0.42%) BS25999
8 1 (0.42%) ISO22301
System Software
1 8 (3.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.95%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.53%) vSphere
4 1 (0.42%) Docker
4 1 (0.42%) KVM
4 1 (0.42%) Xen
4 1 (0.42%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (4.64%) Puppet
2 8 (3.38%) Ansible
2 8 (3.38%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (3.38%) Salt
3 7 (2.95%) Nagios
4 6 (2.53%) Cacti
4 6 (2.53%) Graphite
4 6 (2.53%) Opsview
5 3 (1.27%) NetBackup
5 3 (1.27%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (0.84%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.42%) Munin
7 1 (0.42%) OpenNMS
7 1 (0.42%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 20 (8.44%) Cisco
2 18 (7.59%) Oracle
3 16 (6.75%) Microsoft
4 13 (5.49%) Red Hat
5 9 (3.80%) VMware
6 7 (2.95%) F5
7 6 (2.53%) SolarWinds
7 6 (2.53%) Symantec
8 5 (2.11%) LANDesk
9 4 (1.69%) Capita
9 4 (1.69%) CheckPoint
9 4 (1.69%) HP
10 3 (1.27%) EMC
10 3 (1.27%) IBM
10 3 (1.27%) Juniper
10 3 (1.27%) NetApp
10 3 (1.27%) Veritas
11 2 (0.84%) Dell
11 2 (0.84%) SAP
11 2 (0.84%) Splunk
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday etc.
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds
Capita plc
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, flex working etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
KnownFour
Salary: £45000 - £49000 per annum + excellent pension and holidays
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £65,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Capita plc
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + car
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000 - £57000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
adviserplus
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum plus company benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
aap3
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus And Benfits
Posted: 23 days ago