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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 47 46 49
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 6 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 1.94% 1.58% 3.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 1.76% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 13
Median salary £41,500 £23,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+80.43% -56.19%
UK excluding London median salary £50,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.80% +5.00%

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
291 340 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 93.87% 89.47% 86.92%
Number of salaries quoted 238 309 275
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,200 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in York

The demand trend of job ads across the York 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 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 23 February 2017.

Information Security Salary Histogram in York

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 York region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 12 (60.00%) PCI DSS
2 9 (45.00%) Finance
3 8 (40.00%) CISA
3 8 (40.00%) CISM
3 8 (40.00%) CISSP
4 7 (35.00%) CRISC
4 7 (35.00%) CSIRT
5 6 (30.00%) Personalization
5 6 (30.00%) Banking
5 6 (30.00%) Degree
6 5 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (25.00%) DevOps
6 5 (25.00%) Puppet
6 5 (25.00%) Java
6 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (25.00%) Oracle
6 5 (25.00%) ITIL
7 4 (20.00%) SQL
7 4 (20.00%) .NET
7 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 4 (20.00%) ERP
7 4 (20.00%) C#
7 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (20.00%) Retail
8 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
9 1 (5.00%) Matrix Management
9 1 (5.00%) Network Security
9 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
9 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in York 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) Network Security
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Banking
3 4 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Information Officer
1 6 (30.00%) Information Security Officer
1 6 (30.00%) Security Officer
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Systems Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 4 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Security Specialist
5 2 (10.00%) Information Security Specialist
5 2 (10.00%) Information Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) CISSP Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Compliance Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) IT Security Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) IT Services Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Security Compliance Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Personalization
2 5 (25.00%) DevOps
2 5 (25.00%) ITIL
3 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (20.00%) ERP
4 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (5.00%) Data Loss Prevention
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security Management
5 1 (5.00%) ITSM
5 1 (5.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 1 (5.00%) Matrix Management
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Security Management
5 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.00%) Service Management
5 1 (5.00%) SIEM
5 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) Java
1 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (20.00%) C#
2 4 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) CISA
1 8 (40.00%) CISM
1 8 (40.00%) CISSP
2 7 (35.00%) CRISC
3 6 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (60.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) CSIRT
2 5 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Citrix
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft