The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 67 134 128
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -6
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 237 131 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.81% 1.85% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.31% 2.10% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 168 89 117
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,300 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
Information Security
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5504 6235 6398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 88.42% 88.24% 86.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4528 4936 5003
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £55,000
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 Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Information Security
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Information Security
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 within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
West Yorkshire +62 166 £43,750 -2.77% 13
North Yorkshire +31 48 £45,000 - 3
South Yorkshire +22 18 £55,000 +54.92%
East Yorkshire - 3 £65,000 - 1
Information Security
England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 212 (47.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 176 (39.46%) CISSP
3 143 (32.06%) PCI DSS
4 135 (30.27%) CISM
5 132 (29.60%) Finance
6 127 (28.48%) Risk Management
7 104 (23.32%) Windows
8 92 (20.63%) Management Information System
9 86 (19.28%) CISA
10 73 (16.37%) ITIL
11 61 (13.68%) Security Management
11 61 (13.68%) Analytical Skills
12 52 (11.66%) COBIT
12 52 (11.66%) Data Protection
13 51 (11.43%) Firewall
14 50 (11.21%) Linux
15 49 (10.99%) Cisco
16 48 (10.76%) Java
17 46 (10.31%) Cisco Certification
18 45 (10.09%) Unix
19 43 (9.64%) SQL Server
20 41 (9.19%) Oracle
20 41 (9.19%) Information Security Management
20 41 (9.19%) Cybersecurity
21 39 (8.74%) Microsoft
22 38 (8.52%) Disaster Recovery
22 38 (8.52%) Continuous Improvement
23 37 (8.30%) ISMS
24 36 (8.07%) Stakeholder Management
24 36 (8.07%) IT Audit

Information Security
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:

Application Platforms
1 20 (4.48%) IIS
2 12 (2.69%) CloudStack
3 7 (1.57%) Tomcat
4 6 (1.35%) CMS
4 6 (1.35%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.12%) MS Exchange
6 4 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.90%) JBoss
7 3 (0.67%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.22%) Apache
8 1 (0.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 18 (4.04%) MS Office
2 16 (3.59%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (3.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.79%) SaaS
4 5 (1.12%) IaaS
5 3 (0.67%) PaaS
6 1 (0.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 51 (11.43%) Firewall
2 28 (6.28%) Network Security
3 23 (5.16%) SAN
4 22 (4.93%) Internet
5 20 (4.48%) TCP/IP
6 17 (3.81%) VPN
6 17 (3.81%) Wireless
6 17 (3.81%) Wireless Security
7 15 (3.36%) DNS
8 14 (3.14%) VoIP
9 12 (2.69%) Intrusion Detection
9 12 (2.69%) WAN
10 11 (2.47%) IPsec
11 9 (2.02%) HTTP
12 8 (1.79%) LAN
13 7 (1.57%) SNMP
14 6 (1.35%) BGP
14 6 (1.35%) OSPF
15 5 (1.12%) SSL
16 4 (0.90%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (9.64%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.59%) MongoDB
3 15 (3.36%) Big Data
3 15 (3.36%) Hadoop
4 13 (2.91%) DB2
5 12 (2.69%) MySQL
6 11 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (2.24%) QlikView
7 10 (2.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (2.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (1.57%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (4.71%) Subversion
2 20 (4.48%) JIRA
3 17 (3.81%) Git (software)
3 17 (3.81%) Jenkins
4 8 (1.79%) Metasploit
4 8 (1.79%) Toad
5 6 (1.35%) Burp Suite
5 6 (1.35%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (1.35%) Oracle APEX
5 6 (1.35%) Visual Studio
5 6 (1.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 5 (1.12%) AppScan
7 2 (0.45%) Bugzilla
7 2 (0.45%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 132 (29.60%) Finance
2 31 (6.95%) Legal
3 17 (3.81%) Publishing
4 12 (2.69%) Financial Institution
5 11 (2.47%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.24%) Retail
7 9 (2.02%) Back Office
8 5 (1.12%) Marketing
9 4 (0.90%) Law
10 2 (0.45%) Local Government
11 1 (0.22%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 118 (26.46%) Analyst
2 98 (21.97%) Security Manager
3 77 (17.26%) Security Analyst
4 64 (14.35%) Information Security Manager
5 56 (12.56%) IT Manager
6 52 (11.66%) IT Security Manager
7 46 (10.31%) Information Manager
8 41 (9.19%) Security Officer
9 34 (7.62%) Information Security Officer
10 33 (7.40%) Information Officer
11 28 (6.28%) Risk Manager
12 27 (6.05%) Information Analyst
12 27 (6.05%) Information Security Analyst
12 27 (6.05%) IT Analyst
13 25 (5.61%) Tester
14 24 (5.38%) IT Security Analyst
15 23 (5.16%) IT Risk Manager
16 20 (4.48%) Consultant
16 20 (4.48%) Security Consultant
17 18 (4.04%) CISSP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (6.05%) .NET
2 15 (3.36%) ActiveMQ
2 15 (3.36%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (1.79%) ASP.NET
3 8 (1.79%) J2EE
4 7 (1.57%) 802.1X
4 7 (1.57%) HTML
5 6 (1.35%) WCF
6 5 (1.12%) SOAP
7 3 (0.67%) Apache Camel
7 3 (0.67%) Middleware
7 3 (0.67%) REST
7 3 (0.67%) Web Services
8 2 (0.45%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.45%) Ajax
8 2 (0.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (0.22%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 92 (20.63%) Management Information System
2 61 (13.68%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (7.40%) Data Protection Act
4 21 (4.71%) Mobile App
5 20 (4.48%) Data Centre
6 19 (4.26%) CESG
7 16 (3.59%) Enterprise Storage
8 12 (2.69%) iPad
8 12 (2.69%) Public Cloud
9 9 (2.02%) Clustering
10 8 (1.79%) Security Operations Centre
11 7 (1.57%) Fintech
12 6 (1.35%) RSA SecurID
13 5 (1.12%) Cryptography
14 4 (0.90%) Cyberthreat
14 4 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
14 4 (0.90%) IVR
15 3 (0.67%) Mainframe
16 2 (0.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 2 (0.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 104 (23.32%) Windows
2 50 (11.21%) Linux
3 45 (10.09%) Unix
4 23 (5.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (4.93%) Windows Server
6 10 (2.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.35%) Kali Linux
9 5 (1.12%) Solaris
9 5 (1.12%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.90%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.67%) AIX
11 3 (0.67%) Debian
12 2 (0.45%) Android
12 2 (0.45%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.22%) HPUX
13 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (28.48%) Risk Management
2 73 (16.37%) ITIL
3 61 (13.68%) Security Management
4 52 (11.66%) Data Protection
5 41 (9.19%) Cybersecurity
5 41 (9.19%) Information Security Management
6 38 (8.52%) Continuous Improvement
6 38 (8.52%) Disaster Recovery
7 37 (8.30%) ISMS
8 36 (8.07%) IT Audit
8 36 (8.07%) Stakeholder Management
9 31 (6.95%) Penetration Testing
10 28 (6.28%) High Availability
11 21 (4.71%) Service Design
12 20 (4.48%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (4.48%) Internal Audit
13 19 (4.26%) Business Analysis
13 19 (4.26%) Business Continuity
13 19 (4.26%) Risk Assessment
14 18 (4.04%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (10.76%) Java
2 32 (7.17%) SQL
3 31 (6.95%) Python
4 28 (6.28%) Perl
5 20 (4.48%) C#
5 20 (4.48%) Ruby
6 19 (4.26%) C
6 19 (4.26%) C++
7 16 (3.59%) PHP
8 14 (3.14%) PL/SQL
9 13 (2.91%) Bash Shell
10 12 (2.69%) JavaScript
11 7 (1.57%) PowerShell
12 6 (1.35%) VB
12 6 (1.35%) VB.NET
12 6 (1.35%) VB6
13 4 (0.90%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.67%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 176 (39.46%) CISSP
2 135 (30.27%) CISM
3 86 (19.28%) CISA
4 46 (10.31%) Cisco Certification
5 34 (7.62%) Degree
6 29 (6.50%) GIAC
7 28 (6.28%) CCNA
8 27 (6.05%) CISMP
8 27 (6.05%) Security Cleared
9 24 (5.38%) CCNP
10 22 (4.93%) CEH
11 21 (4.71%) SC Cleared
12 19 (4.26%) CompTIA Security+
12 19 (4.26%) Security+ Certification
13 18 (4.04%) CREST Certified
14 16 (3.59%) CCIE
14 16 (3.59%) CRISC
15 15 (3.36%) CCDE
15 15 (3.36%) CCSP
15 15 (3.36%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 212 (47.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 143 (32.06%) PCI DSS
3 52 (11.66%) COBIT
4 24 (5.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 15 (3.36%) SLA
6 12 (2.69%) ISO 9001
7 10 (2.24%) Data Quality
7 10 (2.24%) ISAE 3402
7 10 (2.24%) SSAE 16
8 9 (2.02%) ISO27002
9 3 (0.67%) BS25999
9 3 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 3 (0.67%) ISO22301
10 2 (0.45%) Disclosure Scotland
10 2 (0.45%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 2 (0.45%) RMADS
10 2 (0.45%) Solvency II
10 2 (0.45%) Val IT
System Software
1 23 (5.16%) Active Directory
1 23 (5.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (2.24%) Terminal Services
2 10 (2.24%) vSphere
3 3 (0.67%) Docker
3 3 (0.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.67%) KVM
3 3 (0.67%) Xen
4 2 (0.45%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 20 (4.48%) Ansible
2 17 (3.81%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (3.81%) Puppet
2 17 (3.81%) Salt
3 14 (3.14%) Nessus
4 9 (2.02%) Nagios
5 6 (1.35%) Cacti
5 6 (1.35%) Graphite
5 6 (1.35%) Opsview
6 3 (0.67%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (0.67%) HP Fortify
6 3 (0.67%) Munin
6 3 (0.67%) OpenNMS
6 3 (0.67%) OSSEC
6 3 (0.67%) yum
6 3 (0.67%) Zenoss
7 2 (0.45%) CFEngine
7 2 (0.45%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 49 (10.99%) Cisco
2 41 (9.19%) Oracle
3 39 (8.74%) Microsoft
4 31 (6.95%) Red Hat
5 27 (6.05%) VMware
6 17 (3.81%) F5
7 15 (3.36%) Citrix
7 15 (3.36%) Symantec
8 14 (3.14%) Juniper
9 12 (2.69%) SolarWinds
10 10 (2.24%) CheckPoint
10 10 (2.24%) HP
11 7 (1.57%) Forcepoint
11 7 (1.57%) Fortinet
12 6 (1.35%) Apple
12 6 (1.35%) Avaya
12 6 (1.35%) Dell
13 5 (1.12%) LANDesk
14 4 (0.90%) Splunk
14 4 (0.90%) Verint
East Riding
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £51,000 per annum Plus Bonus Plus Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £627000 - £628000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Via Resource
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Plus Car, Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum + Excellent Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £23000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Skipton
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London, Kent, West Yorkshire
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year plus discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London, Kent, West Yorkshire
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year plus discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
aap3
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance and Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Skipton
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Harrogate
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 23 days ago