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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 75 130 122
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -8
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 215 134 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.64% 2.00% 2.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.07% 2.27% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 146 100 132
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £44,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -6.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £30,764 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £60,000 £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
5288 5909 6200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 89.52% 88.17% 86.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4375 4747 4915
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £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 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 28 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 28 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 +64 162 £43,750 +4.79% 16
North Yorkshire +4 39 £42,500 - 3
South Yorkshire +18 11 £55,000 +54.92% 3
East Yorkshire - 3 £65,000 - 1
Information Security
England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 200 (46.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 157 (36.60%) CISSP
3 144 (33.57%) PCI DSS
4 128 (29.84%) Finance
5 127 (29.60%) Risk Management
6 118 (27.51%) CISM
7 99 (23.08%) Management Information System
8 93 (21.68%) Windows
9 83 (19.35%) CISA
10 63 (14.69%) ITIL
11 57 (13.29%) Java
11 57 (13.29%) Data Protection
11 57 (13.29%) Analytical Skills
12 50 (11.66%) Security Management
13 49 (11.42%) Unix
14 48 (11.19%) Firewall
14 48 (11.19%) COBIT
15 46 (10.72%) Linux
16 43 (10.02%) Oracle
16 43 (10.02%) Cisco Certification
16 43 (10.02%) Degree
17 42 (9.79%) Cybersecurity
18 40 (9.32%) Cisco
19 38 (8.86%) SQL Server
19 38 (8.86%) Disaster Recovery
20 37 (8.62%) SQL
20 37 (8.62%) Continuous Improvement
21 36 (8.39%) Microsoft
21 36 (8.39%) IT Audit
22 34 (7.93%) Python

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 18 (4.20%) IIS
2 12 (2.80%) CloudStack
3 8 (1.86%) CMS
4 7 (1.63%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (0.93%) JBoss
5 4 (0.93%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.70%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.70%) Skype for Business
6 3 (0.70%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.23%) Apache
7 1 (0.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (3.50%) MS Office
2 14 (3.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.20%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (3.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.86%) SaaS
4 5 (1.17%) IaaS
5 3 (0.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (11.19%) Firewall
2 24 (5.59%) Network Security
3 23 (5.36%) Wireless
4 22 (5.13%) Internet
5 21 (4.90%) Wireless Security
6 19 (4.43%) VPN
7 17 (3.96%) TCP/IP
8 15 (3.50%) VoIP
9 14 (3.26%) DNS
10 13 (3.03%) SAN
11 11 (2.56%) WAN
12 10 (2.33%) HTTP
12 10 (2.33%) Intrusion Detection
13 9 (2.10%) IPsec
14 8 (1.86%) SNMP
15 7 (1.63%) LAN
16 6 (1.40%) SSL
17 5 (1.17%) BGP
17 5 (1.17%) CTI
17 5 (1.17%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (8.86%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.73%) MongoDB
3 15 (3.50%) Big Data
3 15 (3.50%) Hadoop
4 13 (3.03%) DB2
4 13 (3.03%) MySQL
5 11 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (2.33%) QlikView
6 10 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (1.63%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (4.66%) Jenkins
1 20 (4.66%) JIRA
2 19 (4.43%) Git (software)
3 18 (4.20%) Subversion
4 8 (1.86%) Metasploit
5 6 (1.40%) Burp Suite
5 6 (1.40%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (1.40%) Toad
6 5 (1.17%) AppScan
7 3 (0.70%) Bugzilla
7 3 (0.70%) Hudson
7 3 (0.70%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (0.70%) Selenium
7 3 (0.70%) SoapUI
7 3 (0.70%) Spock
7 3 (0.70%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 128 (29.84%) Finance
2 32 (7.46%) Legal
3 21 (4.90%) Publishing
4 14 (3.26%) Telecoms
5 11 (2.56%) Back Office
6 8 (1.86%) Financial Institution
6 8 (1.86%) Retail
7 3 (0.70%) Law
7 3 (0.70%) Marketing
8 2 (0.47%) Local Government
9 1 (0.23%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 109 (25.41%) Analyst
2 94 (21.91%) Security Manager
3 73 (17.02%) Security Analyst
4 60 (13.99%) Information Security Manager
5 54 (12.59%) IT Manager
6 50 (11.66%) IT Security Manager
7 44 (10.26%) Information Manager
8 35 (8.16%) Security Officer
9 28 (6.53%) Information Security Officer
9 28 (6.53%) Risk Manager
10 27 (6.29%) Information Officer
10 27 (6.29%) IT Analyst
11 26 (6.06%) Tester
12 25 (5.83%) Information Analyst
12 25 (5.83%) Information Security Analyst
13 23 (5.36%) Consultant
13 23 (5.36%) IT Risk Manager
13 23 (5.36%) IT Security Analyst
13 23 (5.36%) Security Consultant
14 20 (4.66%) CISSP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (5.59%) .NET
2 15 (3.50%) ActiveMQ
2 15 (3.50%) RabbitMQ
3 11 (2.56%) J2EE
4 10 (2.33%) HTML
5 7 (1.63%) 802.1X
6 6 (1.40%) SOAP
7 5 (1.17%) ASP.NET
8 4 (0.93%) CSS
9 3 (0.70%) AngularJS
9 3 (0.70%) Apache Camel
9 3 (0.70%) CSS3
9 3 (0.70%) HTML5
9 3 (0.70%) jQuery
9 3 (0.70%) Middleware
9 3 (0.70%) REST
9 3 (0.70%) Spring
9 3 (0.70%) WCF
9 3 (0.70%) Web Services
10 2 (0.47%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 99 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 57 (13.29%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (7.46%) Data Protection Act
4 26 (6.06%) Mobile App
5 23 (5.36%) CESG
6 18 (4.20%) Data Centre
7 16 (3.73%) Enterprise Storage
8 13 (3.03%) iPad
9 12 (2.80%) Public Cloud
10 8 (1.86%) Security Operations Centre
11 7 (1.63%) Clustering
11 7 (1.63%) Cyberthreat
11 7 (1.63%) Fintech
12 6 (1.40%) RSA SecurID
13 5 (1.17%) Cryptography
13 5 (1.17%) IVR
14 4 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
15 3 (0.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 3 (0.70%) Mainframe
15 3 (0.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 93 (21.68%) Windows
2 49 (11.42%) Unix
3 46 (10.72%) Linux
4 23 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (4.20%) Windows Server
6 9 (2.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (2.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (1.40%) Android
7 6 (1.40%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.40%) Kali Linux
8 5 (1.17%) Solaris
9 3 (0.70%) AIX
9 3 (0.70%) Debian
10 2 (0.47%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.47%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.23%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (29.60%) Risk Management
2 63 (14.69%) ITIL
3 57 (13.29%) Data Protection
4 50 (11.66%) Security Management
5 42 (9.79%) Cybersecurity
6 38 (8.86%) Disaster Recovery
7 37 (8.62%) Continuous Improvement
8 36 (8.39%) IT Audit
9 34 (7.93%) Information Security Management
10 30 (6.99%) ISMS
10 30 (6.99%) Penetration Testing
11 29 (6.76%) Stakeholder Management
12 28 (6.53%) High Availability
13 23 (5.36%) Continuous Integration
14 21 (4.90%) Change Management
14 21 (4.90%) Service Design
15 20 (4.66%) Agile Software Development
15 20 (4.66%) Risk Assessment
15 20 (4.66%) Security Testing
16 19 (4.43%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 57 (13.29%) Java
2 37 (8.62%) SQL
3 34 (7.93%) Python
4 31 (7.23%) Perl
5 24 (5.59%) C
5 24 (5.59%) Ruby
6 23 (5.36%) C++
7 20 (4.66%) PHP
8 19 (4.43%) C#
9 14 (3.26%) PL/SQL
10 13 (3.03%) Bash Shell
11 9 (2.10%) JavaScript
12 8 (1.86%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.40%) Groovy
14 4 (0.93%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.70%) Apple Swift
15 3 (0.70%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.70%) VB
15 3 (0.70%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.70%) VB6
Qualifications
1 157 (36.60%) CISSP
2 118 (27.51%) CISM
3 83 (19.35%) CISA
4 43 (10.02%) Cisco Certification
4 43 (10.02%) Degree
5 30 (6.99%) Security Cleared
6 27 (6.29%) CISMP
7 26 (6.06%) CCNA
8 25 (5.83%) GIAC
8 25 (5.83%) SC Cleared
9 24 (5.59%) CCNP
10 22 (5.13%) CREST Certified
11 19 (4.43%) CEH
12 18 (4.20%) CRISC
13 16 (3.73%) CompTIA Security+
13 16 (3.73%) Security+ Certification
14 15 (3.50%) CCDE
14 15 (3.50%) CCIE
14 15 (3.50%) CCSP
14 15 (3.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 200 (46.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 144 (33.57%) PCI DSS
3 48 (11.19%) COBIT
4 23 (5.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 13 (3.03%) SLA
6 10 (2.33%) Data Quality
6 10 (2.33%) ISO 9001
6 10 (2.33%) ISO27002
7 8 (1.86%) ISAE 3402
7 8 (1.86%) SSAE 16
8 3 (0.70%) BS25999
9 2 (0.47%) Disclosure Scotland
9 2 (0.47%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 2 (0.47%) RMADS
9 2 (0.47%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.47%) Val IT
10 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 22 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (4.43%) Active Directory
3 10 (2.33%) Terminal Services
3 10 (2.33%) vSphere
4 3 (0.70%) Docker
4 3 (0.70%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.70%) KVM
4 3 (0.70%) Xen
5 2 (0.47%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 20 (4.66%) Ansible
2 17 (3.96%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (3.96%) Puppet
2 17 (3.96%) Salt
3 14 (3.26%) Nessus
4 9 (2.10%) Nagios
5 6 (1.40%) Cacti
5 6 (1.40%) Graphite
5 6 (1.40%) Opsview
6 3 (0.70%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 3 (0.70%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (0.70%) HP Fortify
6 3 (0.70%) Munin
6 3 (0.70%) OpenNMS
6 3 (0.70%) OSSEC
6 3 (0.70%) yum
6 3 (0.70%) Zenoss
7 2 (0.47%) CFEngine
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 43 (10.02%) Oracle
2 40 (9.32%) Cisco
3 36 (8.39%) Microsoft
4 30 (6.99%) Red Hat
5 26 (6.06%) VMware
6 16 (3.73%) F5
7 15 (3.50%) Symantec
8 13 (3.03%) Citrix
9 12 (2.80%) SolarWinds
10 10 (2.33%) CheckPoint
10 10 (2.33%) HP
11 7 (1.63%) Avaya
11 7 (1.63%) Forcepoint
11 7 (1.63%) Juniper
12 6 (1.40%) Apple
12 6 (1.40%) Dell
12 6 (1.40%) Fortinet
13 5 (1.17%) LANDesk
13 5 (1.17%) Verint
14 4 (0.93%) Splunk
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