The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Information Security Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Specialist
Rank 229 247 262
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Specialist 10 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.18% 0.12% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.12% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 6
Median salary £62,500 £45,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -37.93%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £40,325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +11.59%
Information Security Specialist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5590 6446 7098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 98.07% 97.73% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4627 5309 5603
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Information Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire region that featured Information Security Specialist in the job title.

Information Security Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Information Security Specialist
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Information Security Specialist Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Information Security Specialist
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Specialist within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North Yorkshire - 7 £62,500 - 2
West Yorkshire +13 2 - -
South Yorkshire +10 1 - -
Information Security Specialist
England

Information Security Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, Information Security Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Information Security Specialist in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (56.25%) CISSP
3 8 (50.00%) CISA
3 8 (50.00%) CISM
3 8 (50.00%) Finance
4 6 (37.50%) Data Protection
5 5 (31.25%) VPN
5 5 (31.25%) CRISC
5 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (31.25%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 4 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
6 4 (25.00%) Wireless
6 4 (25.00%) PCI DSS
6 4 (25.00%) COBIT
6 4 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (25.00%) Matrix Management
6 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
8 2 (12.50%) Internet
8 2 (12.50%) Windows
8 2 (12.50%) Linux
8 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
8 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (6.25%) Degree
9 1 (6.25%) Network Design
9 1 (6.25%) Computer Security
9 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
9 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared

Information Security Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) VPN
2 4 (25.00%) Wireless
3 2 (12.50%) Internet
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.25%) Firewall
4 1 (6.25%) SSL
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) 802.1X
1 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (37.50%) Data Protection
3 5 (31.25%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 4 (25.00%) Matrix Management
4 4 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
6 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
7 1 (6.25%) Change Control
7 1 (6.25%) Change Management
7 1 (6.25%) Computer Security
7 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (6.25%) ITIL
7 1 (6.25%) Network Design
7 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Project Governance
7 1 (6.25%) Secure Coding
7 1 (6.25%) Threat Detection
7 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) CISSP
2 8 (50.00%) CISA
2 8 (50.00%) CISM
3 5 (31.25%) CRISC
4 1 (6.25%) Degree
4 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) COBIT
1 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (25.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Knaresborough, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago