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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 35 49 63
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +14
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 16 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 5.26% 4.08% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.52% 4.42% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 4
Median salary £53,750 £48,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.82% +6.59%
UK excluding London median salary £53,000 £49,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+8.16% +6.52%
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
290 294 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 95.39% 92.16% 81.58%
Number of salaries quoted 238 255 273
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 July 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in York

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 York region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 28 (68.29%) Finance
2 22 (53.66%) Management Information System
3 21 (51.22%) Risk Management
4 19 (46.34%) PCI DSS
5 16 (39.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 15 (36.59%) Unix
7 14 (34.15%) Firewall
8 13 (31.71%) SQL
9 12 (29.27%) CISSP
10 11 (26.83%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (24.39%) Linux
11 10 (24.39%) CISM
11 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (21.95%) SOAP
12 9 (21.95%) VPN
13 8 (19.51%) VoIP
13 8 (19.51%) ITIL
13 8 (19.51%) Nessus
13 8 (19.51%) Penetration Testing
13 8 (19.51%) CISA
13 8 (19.51%) Apple iOS
13 8 (19.51%) Android
13 8 (19.51%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (19.51%) Test Scripting
13 8 (19.51%) Waterfall
14 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (17.07%) JIRA
14 7 (17.07%) Red Hat
14 7 (17.07%) Internet
14 7 (17.07%) WAN

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (12.20%) IIS
2 4 (9.76%) CMS
3 3 (7.32%) JBoss
3 3 (7.32%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.88%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.44%) MS Office
1 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (34.15%) Firewall
2 9 (21.95%) VPN
3 8 (19.51%) VoIP
4 7 (17.07%) Internet
4 7 (17.07%) WAN
5 6 (14.63%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (14.63%) IPsec
5 6 (14.63%) Network Security
5 6 (14.63%) SNMP
6 4 (9.76%) Avaya Modular Messaging
6 4 (9.76%) CTI
6 4 (9.76%) MPLS
7 3 (7.32%) DNS
7 3 (7.32%) Kerberos
7 3 (7.32%) LAN
7 3 (7.32%) LDAP
7 3 (7.32%) NetScaler
7 3 (7.32%) SAN
7 3 (7.32%) SSL
7 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (17.07%) JIRA
2 6 (14.63%) Bugzilla
2 6 (14.63%) SoapUI
2 6 (14.63%) Toad
3 5 (12.20%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.88%) AppScan
4 2 (4.88%) Hudson
4 2 (4.88%) Metasploit
4 2 (4.88%) Selenium
4 2 (4.88%) Spock
5 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
General
1 28 (68.29%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Retail
3 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.88%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) Analyst
2 10 (24.39%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Security Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Software Tester
3 6 (14.63%) Tester
4 5 (12.20%) Applications Support
4 5 (12.20%) Applications Support Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Network Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Network Security Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Support Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Communications Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Telephony Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) CISSP Specialist
6 3 (7.32%) Information Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Information Security Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Information Security Specialist
6 3 (7.32%) Information Specialist
6 3 (7.32%) Security Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Security Specialist
7 2 (4.88%) IT Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.95%) SOAP
2 5 (12.20%) .NET
3 4 (9.76%) 802.1X
4 3 (7.32%) REST
4 3 (7.32%) Web Services
5 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
5 2 (4.88%) CSS
5 2 (4.88%) CSS3
5 2 (4.88%) HTML
5 2 (4.88%) HTML5
5 2 (4.88%) jQuery
5 2 (4.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 22 (53.66%) Management Information System
2 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (14.63%) Mobile App
3 6 (14.63%) RSA SecurID
3 6 (14.63%) Smartphone
4 5 (12.20%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (9.76%) IVR
6 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (4.88%) Client/Server
7 2 (4.88%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 15 (36.59%) Unix
2 10 (24.39%) Linux
3 8 (19.51%) Android
3 8 (19.51%) Apple iOS
4 4 (9.76%) Solaris
5 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (51.22%) Risk Management
2 11 (26.83%) Root Cause Analysis
3 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (19.51%) ITIL
4 8 (19.51%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (19.51%) Test Scripting
4 8 (19.51%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (19.51%) Waterfall
5 6 (14.63%) BDD
5 6 (14.63%) Data Management
5 6 (14.63%) Defect Management
5 6 (14.63%) Integration Testing
5 6 (14.63%) Kanban
5 6 (14.63%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (14.63%) Performance Testing
5 6 (14.63%) Resilience Testing
5 6 (14.63%) System Integration Testing
5 6 (14.63%) System Testing
5 6 (14.63%) Test Strategy
5 6 (14.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 13 (31.71%) SQL
2 7 (17.07%) C#
2 7 (17.07%) Java
3 5 (12.20%) Groovy
4 3 (7.32%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.88%) Apple Swift
5 2 (4.88%) C
5 2 (4.88%) C++
5 2 (4.88%) Objective-C
5 2 (4.88%) Perl
5 2 (4.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (29.27%) CISSP
2 10 (24.39%) CISM
3 8 (19.51%) CISA
4 6 (14.63%) CCNP
4 6 (14.63%) CCSA
4 6 (14.63%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (14.63%) ISTQB
5 5 (12.20%) IISP
6 4 (9.76%) CCNA
7 3 (7.32%) CRISC
7 3 (7.32%) RHCE
8 2 (4.88%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (4.88%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (4.88%) Degree
8 2 (4.88%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (46.34%) PCI DSS
2 16 (39.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (12.20%) ISO27002
4 2 (4.88%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.32%) Hyper-V
1 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.88%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 8 (19.51%) Nessus
2 3 (7.32%) Ansible
2 3 (7.32%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (7.32%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (7.32%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Red Hat
2 6 (14.63%) CheckPoint
2 6 (14.63%) Cisco
2 6 (14.63%) Forcepoint
2 6 (14.63%) Fortinet
2 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.63%) SolarWinds
3 5 (12.20%) Citrix
4 4 (9.76%) Avaya
4 4 (9.76%) Verint
5 3 (7.32%) Brocade
5 3 (7.32%) HP
5 3 (7.32%) VMware
6 2 (4.88%) IBM
6 2 (4.88%) Veracode
7 1 (2.44%) Genesys
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle