The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank - 46 55
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 0 17 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York - 4.83% 3.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 5.43% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 0 16 10
Average salary - £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.25%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Information Security
North 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 York region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
383 313 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 82.01% 88.92% 79.38%
Number of salaries quoted 303 179 311
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 9 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (77.78%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
3 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) HP
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) DNS
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
5 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
5 2 (22.22%) DHCP
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) SLA
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 2 (22.22%) Intel
5 2 (22.22%) Citrix
5 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
5 2 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) Content Management
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (22.22%) WSUS
5 2 (22.22%) Problem Management

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 2 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) DHCP
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) SSL
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Aerospace
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Wintel Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Wintel Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Sales Manager
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Wintel Support
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX Support
3 1 (11.11%) Auditor
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
2 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Firmware
3 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) HPUX
3 1 (11.11%) Solaris
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
1 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Content Management
2 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) HNC
1 1 (11.11%) HND
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
2 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
1 2 (22.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) WSUS
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
1 2 (22.22%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) Intel
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Brocade
3 1 (11.11%) JBoss
3 1 (11.11%) CA
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat