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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 46 48 64
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +16
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 8 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 2.19% 3.31% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.51% 3.87% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 8
Average salary £23,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-56.19% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
319 362 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 87.16% 85.58% 90.09%
Number of salaries quoted 286 275 270
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Salary Histogram in York

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the York region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in York

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 15 (93.75%) Finance
2 13 (81.25%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (56.25%) Risk Management
4 8 (50.00%) SLA
5 7 (43.75%) Service Delivery
5 7 (43.75%) ITIL
5 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
5 7 (43.75%) IT Governance
5 7 (43.75%) Business Transformation
6 6 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
6 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (37.50%) MS Office
6 6 (37.50%) Windows XP
6 6 (37.50%) Citrix
6 6 (37.50%) Windows
6 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
7 3 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (12.50%) Marketing
9 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
9 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
9 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
9 1 (6.25%) Service Management
9 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
9 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
9 1 (6.25%) HP
9 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
9 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (6.25%) ITSM
9 1 (6.25%) Management Information System

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) JBoss
1 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
1 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) SSL
General
1 15 (93.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Architect
2 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Service Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Support
5 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Head of Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) Head of Infrastructure
6 1 (6.25%) Head of Service Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (81.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
1 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
1 6 (37.50%) Windows XP
2 1 (6.25%) HPUX
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Solaris
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Risk Management
2 7 (43.75%) Business Transformation
2 7 (43.75%) IT Governance
2 7 (43.75%) ITIL
2 7 (43.75%) Service Delivery
3 6 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
5 1 (6.25%) Change Control
5 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
5 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (6.25%) ITSM
5 1 (6.25%) Line Management
5 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
5 1 (6.25%) Service Management
5 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
5 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Citrix
2 1 (6.25%) HP
2 1 (6.25%) Red Hat