The first table below looks at the demand for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the York region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 62 45 60
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +15
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 4 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 0.87% 3.98% 2.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 4.64% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 10
Average salary £45,500 £40,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.75% -38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £50,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -2.43%
Processes & Methodologies Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
346 366 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 75.22% 85.71% 72.87%
Number of salaries quoted 245 223 258
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £75,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Information Security
North Yorkshire

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in York

Information Security
Salary Trend in York

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

Information Security Salary Trend in York

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the York 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 10 (90.91%) Management Information System
2 7 (63.64%) Finance
3 5 (45.45%) Project Management
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (36.36%) Windows
4 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
4 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) DNS
5 3 (27.27%) HP
6 2 (18.18%) Intel
6 2 (18.18%) Citrix
6 2 (18.18%) SLA
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
6 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
6 2 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (18.18%) Firewall
6 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
6 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
6 2 (18.18%) DHCP
6 2 (18.18%) ITIL
6 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
6 2 (18.18%) Content Management
6 2 (18.18%) VMware
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the York 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 2 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) SSL
3 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Sales Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Wintel Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Wintel Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Information Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX Support
3 1 (9.09%) Auditor
3 1 (9.09%) Wintel Support
3 1 (9.09%) Security Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
2 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
3 1 (9.09%) Clustering
3 1 (9.09%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX
3 1 (9.09%) HPUX
3 1 (9.09%) Solaris
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
3 2 (18.18%) Content Management
3 2 (18.18%) Business Development
3 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) HNC
1 1 (9.09%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
1 2 (18.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) WSUS
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
1 2 (18.18%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) Intel
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Brocade
3 1 (9.09%) JBoss
3 1 (9.09%) CA
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat