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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 83 101 138
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +37
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 122 120 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.15% 2.56% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.47% 2.82% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 90 110 60
Median salary £55,000 £43,375 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.80% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £31,550 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,750 £62,750
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +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
3517 4255 4358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 90.86% 90.80% 85.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2938 3359 3362
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +22 98 £52,500 +16.66% 10
Bradford -8 11 £65,000 +32.65% 1
Wakefield -13 4 £60,000 +71.42% 1
Castleford - 4 £60,000 -
Halifax - 2 £50,000 -
Wetherby - 1 £42,000 -
Information Security
Yorkshire

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 114 (41.61%) PCI DSS
2 108 (39.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 86 (31.39%) CISSP
4 80 (29.20%) Management Information System
5 66 (24.09%) Windows
6 65 (23.72%) Degree
7 61 (22.26%) Risk Management
8 54 (19.71%) Data Protection
9 53 (19.34%) Finance
9 53 (19.34%) Penetration Testing
10 51 (18.61%) Cybersecurity
11 50 (18.25%) Java
12 47 (17.15%) CISM
13 42 (15.33%) Firewall
13 42 (15.33%) Unix
14 41 (14.96%) CISA
14 41 (14.96%) CESG
15 40 (14.60%) Perl
15 40 (14.60%) C
16 39 (14.23%) C++
17 38 (13.87%) PHP
17 38 (13.87%) CREST Certified
18 37 (13.50%) ITIL
18 37 (13.50%) Python
19 36 (13.14%) Ruby
20 35 (12.77%) Wireless
21 32 (11.68%) Mobile App
21 32 (11.68%) Wireless Security
22 30 (10.95%) Publishing
23 29 (10.58%) SQL

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 (1.82%) CMS
2 2 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (0.73%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.73%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.36%) IIS
3 1 (0.36%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (4.01%) MS Office
2 5 (1.82%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.82%) Mimecast
3 4 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.36%) GitHub
4 1 (0.36%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 42 (15.33%) Firewall
2 35 (12.77%) Wireless
3 32 (11.68%) Wireless Security
4 21 (7.66%) Network Security
5 6 (2.19%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.82%) Intranet
7 4 (1.46%) Extranet
7 4 (1.46%) Internet
7 4 (1.46%) SNMP
8 3 (1.09%) DNS
9 2 (0.73%) DHCP
9 2 (0.73%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (0.73%) IP Telephony
9 2 (0.73%) SAN
9 2 (0.73%) VPN
10 1 (0.36%) HTTP
10 1 (0.36%) LAN
10 1 (0.36%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.36%) VoIP
10 1 (0.36%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (7.66%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.47%) MySQL
3 10 (3.65%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (3.65%) DB2
3 10 (3.65%) QlikView
3 10 (3.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (3.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (3.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.46%) OLAP
4 4 (1.46%) OLTP
4 4 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.36%) Big Data
6 1 (0.36%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.36%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.73%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.36%) Hudson
2 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.36%) JIRA
2 1 (0.36%) Selenium
2 1 (0.36%) Spock
2 1 (0.36%) Subversion
General
1 53 (19.34%) Finance
2 30 (10.95%) Publishing
3 16 (5.84%) Legal
4 13 (4.74%) Retail
4 13 (4.74%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.55%) Back Office
6 6 (2.19%) Games
7 2 (0.73%) Military
8 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.36%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.36%) Law
Job Titles
1 68 (24.82%) Analyst
2 52 (18.98%) Security Manager
3 41 (14.96%) Security Analyst
4 31 (11.31%) Penetration Tester
4 31 (11.31%) Tester
5 27 (9.85%) Information Security Manager
6 25 (9.12%) Information Manager
6 25 (9.12%) Security Officer
7 21 (7.66%) IT Manager
8 20 (7.30%) IT Security Manager
9 19 (6.93%) IT Analyst
10 17 (6.20%) Information Security Officer
11 16 (5.84%) Information Analyst
11 16 (5.84%) Information Officer
11 16 (5.84%) Information Security Analyst
12 15 (5.47%) Architect
12 15 (5.47%) Consultant
12 15 (5.47%) IT Security Analyst
12 15 (5.47%) Security Architect
13 14 (5.11%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (6.57%) .NET
2 7 (2.55%) J2EE
3 5 (1.82%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.73%) REST
4 2 (0.73%) SailPoint
4 2 (0.73%) SOAP
4 2 (0.73%) WCF
4 2 (0.73%) WF
4 2 (0.73%) Windows Identity Foundation
4 2 (0.73%) XML
5 1 (0.36%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (0.36%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.36%) CSS
5 1 (0.36%) CSS3
5 1 (0.36%) HTML
5 1 (0.36%) HTML5
5 1 (0.36%) jQuery
5 1 (0.36%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.36%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 80 (29.20%) Management Information System
2 41 (14.96%) CESG
3 32 (11.68%) Mobile App
4 25 (9.12%) Data Protection Act
5 24 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (5.84%) Cyberthreat
7 10 (3.65%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (3.28%) Computer Science
9 6 (2.19%) Clustering
9 6 (2.19%) iPad
9 6 (2.19%) Security Operations Centre
10 5 (1.82%) Data Centre
11 4 (1.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 3 (1.09%) NHS
13 2 (0.73%) Celerra
13 2 (0.73%) CLARiiON
13 2 (0.73%) iPhone
13 2 (0.73%) Online Games
14 1 (0.36%) FMCG
14 1 (0.36%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 66 (24.09%) Windows
2 42 (15.33%) Unix
3 17 (6.20%) Linux
4 9 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (2.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (2.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.82%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.82%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.73%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.36%) Android
9 1 (0.36%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (22.26%) Risk Management
2 54 (19.71%) Data Protection
3 53 (19.34%) Penetration Testing
4 51 (18.61%) Cybersecurity
5 37 (13.50%) ITIL
6 25 (9.12%) Disaster Recovery
6 25 (9.12%) Security Management
7 21 (7.66%) E-Commerce
8 20 (7.30%) Information Security Management
8 20 (7.30%) Social Engineering
9 19 (6.93%) Security Architecture
10 18 (6.57%) Continuous Improvement
11 17 (6.20%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (5.84%) Change Management
12 16 (5.84%) ISMS
13 15 (5.47%) IT Audit
13 15 (5.47%) Security Testing
14 14 (5.11%) Business Continuity
14 14 (5.11%) Data Governance
15 13 (4.74%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 50 (18.25%) Java
2 40 (14.60%) C
2 40 (14.60%) Perl
3 39 (14.23%) C++
4 38 (13.87%) PHP
5 37 (13.50%) Python
6 36 (13.14%) Ruby
7 29 (10.58%) SQL
8 21 (7.66%) C#
9 13 (4.74%) Bash Shell
10 12 (4.38%) PowerShell
11 7 (2.55%) PL/SQL
12 6 (2.19%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.36%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.36%) Groovy
13 1 (0.36%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 86 (31.39%) CISSP
2 65 (23.72%) Degree
3 47 (17.15%) CISM
4 41 (14.96%) CISA
5 38 (13.87%) CREST Certified
6 29 (10.58%) Security Cleared
7 28 (10.22%) SC Cleared
8 22 (8.03%) CEH
9 15 (5.47%) GIAC
10 14 (5.11%) CHECK Team Member
11 12 (4.38%) Tigerscheme
12 9 (3.28%) CISMP
13 8 (2.92%) Cisco Certification
13 8 (2.92%) CompTIA Security+
13 8 (2.92%) Security+ Certification
14 7 (2.55%) CHECK Team Leader
14 7 (2.55%) CRISC
15 6 (2.19%) SANS
15 6 (2.19%) SSCP
16 5 (1.82%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (41.61%) PCI DSS
2 108 (39.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 24 (8.76%) COBIT
4 10 (3.65%) Data Quality
5 8 (2.92%) SLA
6 7 (2.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (2.19%) ISO 9001
8 4 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 3 (1.09%) QA
10 2 (0.73%) ISAE 3402
10 2 (0.73%) SSAE 16
11 1 (0.36%) ISO27002
11 1 (0.36%) Val IT
System Software
1 15 (5.47%) Active Directory
2 12 (4.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.19%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (1.46%) vSphere
5 2 (0.73%) VMware Server
5 2 (0.73%) XenApp
5 2 (0.73%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.36%) Docker
6 1 (0.36%) Firmware
6 1 (0.36%) KVM
6 1 (0.36%) Snort
6 1 (0.36%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (2.55%) Nessus
2 5 (1.82%) Nexpose
3 2 (0.73%) Nagios
3 2 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.73%) RSA Archer
3 2 (0.73%) Salt
4 1 (0.36%) Ansible
4 1 (0.36%) Cacti
4 1 (0.36%) Grafana
4 1 (0.36%) Graphite
4 1 (0.36%) Munin
4 1 (0.36%) Nmap
4 1 (0.36%) OpenNMS
4 1 (0.36%) Opsview
4 1 (0.36%) Puppet
4 1 (0.36%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 26 (9.49%) Oracle
2 17 (6.20%) Microsoft
3 16 (5.84%) F5
3 16 (5.84%) VMware
4 14 (5.11%) Citrix
5 13 (4.74%) Cisco
6 9 (3.28%) Red Hat
7 6 (2.19%) Riverbed
8 5 (1.82%) CheckPoint
8 5 (1.82%) Clearswift
8 5 (1.82%) Rapid7
8 5 (1.82%) ScanSafe
8 5 (1.82%) Sophos
8 5 (1.82%) Xerox
9 4 (1.46%) LogRhythm
10 3 (1.09%) HP
11 2 (0.73%) Avaya
11 2 (0.73%) Dell
11 2 (0.73%) EMC
11 2 (0.73%) Symantec
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harris Global
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + competitive package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Unrivalled Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
PwC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: DOE + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £82000.00 - £92000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago