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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 106 85 117
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +32
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 125 190 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.47% 3.14% 2.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.77% 3.55% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 88 159 130
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £31,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4519 5347 6174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 89.20% 88.25% 89.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3860 4437 5063
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 -19 77 £40,000 -11.11% 10
North Yorkshire +8 34 £40,000 -30.43% 2
East Yorkshire - 5 - - 1
South Yorkshire +2 4 - -
Information Security
England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 136 (44.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 113 (36.69%) PCI DSS
3 103 (33.44%) CISSP
4 86 (27.92%) Management Information System
5 85 (27.60%) Degree
6 81 (26.30%) Firewall
7 80 (25.97%) Windows
8 71 (23.05%) CISM
9 57 (18.51%) Finance
10 56 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
11 55 (17.86%) CISA
12 51 (16.56%) Cybersecurity
13 47 (15.26%) Linux
14 45 (14.61%) ITIL
15 42 (13.64%) Security Management
16 41 (13.31%) Network Security
17 39 (12.66%) Information Security Management
17 39 (12.66%) Java
17 39 (12.66%) .NET
18 37 (12.01%) C
18 37 (12.01%) Risk Management
19 36 (11.69%) C++
19 36 (11.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
19 36 (11.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
20 35 (11.36%) CEH
20 35 (11.36%) C#
20 35 (11.36%) Unix
21 33 (10.71%) Security Architecture
22 32 (10.39%) ISMS
22 32 (10.39%) CREST Certified

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 5 (1.62%) IIS
2 3 (0.97%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.65%) CMS
3 2 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (0.65%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.32%) nginx
4 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.32%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (5.19%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.60%) MS Office
3 1 (0.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.65%) PaaS
3 2 (0.65%) SaaS
4 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.32%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.32%) GitHub
4 1 (0.32%) Heroku
4 1 (0.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 81 (26.30%) Firewall
2 41 (13.31%) Network Security
3 28 (9.09%) Wireless
4 27 (8.77%) Internet
5 19 (6.17%) TCP/IP
5 19 (6.17%) VPN
6 16 (5.19%) Wireless Security
7 11 (3.57%) LAN
7 11 (3.57%) WAN
8 8 (2.60%) HTTP
9 6 (1.95%) SSL
10 5 (1.62%) SAN
11 4 (1.30%) DNS
11 4 (1.30%) Wireshark
12 2 (0.65%) DHCP
12 2 (0.65%) Intrusion Detection
12 2 (0.65%) IP Telephony
13 1 (0.32%) Remote Desktop
13 1 (0.32%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.60%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.95%) MongoDB
2 6 (1.95%) NoSQL
3 3 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.32%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (2.27%) Burp Suite
2 4 (1.30%) Metasploit
General
1 57 (18.51%) Finance
2 18 (5.84%) Legal
3 17 (5.52%) Retail
4 16 (5.19%) Publishing
5 7 (2.27%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.95%) Banking
7 4 (1.30%) Advertising
7 4 (1.30%) Games
8 3 (0.97%) Local Government
9 2 (0.65%) Marketing
10 1 (0.32%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 81 (26.30%) Analyst
2 53 (17.21%) Security Analyst
3 48 (15.58%) Security Manager
4 32 (10.39%) Tester
5 29 (9.42%) Penetration Tester
6 27 (8.77%) Information Manager
6 27 (8.77%) Information Security Manager
7 25 (8.12%) Security Specialist
8 22 (7.14%) Information Analyst
8 22 (7.14%) Information Security Analyst
8 22 (7.14%) IT Analyst
8 22 (7.14%) IT Manager
8 22 (7.14%) IT Security Analyst
9 18 (5.84%) Consultant
9 18 (5.84%) Information Security Specialist
9 18 (5.84%) Information Specialist
10 17 (5.52%) Applications Support
10 17 (5.52%) Security Officer
11 16 (5.19%) Security Consultant
11 16 (5.19%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (12.66%) .NET
2 13 (4.22%) HTML
3 10 (3.25%) .NET Framework
4 9 (2.92%) HTML5
5 8 (2.60%) CSS
5 8 (2.60%) Middleware
5 8 (2.60%) Ruby on Rails
6 7 (2.27%) Ajax
6 7 (2.27%) jQuery
7 6 (1.95%) 802.1X
7 6 (1.95%) Django
7 6 (1.95%) Node.js
7 6 (1.95%) Pylons
7 6 (1.95%) Pyramid
7 6 (1.95%) web2py
8 3 (0.97%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.65%) CSS3
10 1 (0.32%) Regular Expression
10 1 (0.32%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 86 (27.92%) Management Information System
2 28 (9.09%) CESG
3 23 (7.47%) Computer Science
4 20 (6.49%) Mobile App
5 16 (5.19%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (4.87%) Mainframe
7 14 (4.55%) Driving Licence
8 13 (4.22%) Data Centre
9 10 (3.25%) Virtual Team
10 8 (2.60%) Cyberthreat
11 7 (2.27%) Cryptography
11 7 (2.27%) User Experience
12 6 (1.95%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (1.95%) Clustering
13 5 (1.62%) Mathematics
14 4 (1.30%) NHS
15 3 (0.97%) BBC
15 3 (0.97%) iPad
15 3 (0.97%) iPhone
15 3 (0.97%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 80 (25.97%) Windows
2 47 (15.26%) Linux
3 35 (11.36%) Unix
4 24 (7.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (6.49%) Windows Server
6 17 (5.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (2.27%) AIX
7 7 (2.27%) Kali Linux
8 6 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.97%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.97%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
2 51 (16.56%) Cybersecurity
3 45 (14.61%) ITIL
4 42 (13.64%) Security Management
5 39 (12.66%) Information Security Management
6 37 (12.01%) Risk Management
7 36 (11.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 36 (11.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 33 (10.71%) Security Architecture
9 32 (10.39%) ISMS
10 25 (8.12%) SIEM
11 24 (7.79%) Security Testing
12 22 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
13 21 (6.82%) Data Protection
13 21 (6.82%) E-Commerce
14 20 (6.49%) ERP
15 19 (6.17%) Ethical Hacking
15 19 (6.17%) TOGAF
16 18 (5.84%) Continuous Improvement
17 16 (5.19%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 39 (12.66%) Java
2 37 (12.01%) C
3 36 (11.69%) C++
4 35 (11.36%) C#
5 31 (10.06%) PHP
5 31 (10.06%) Python
5 31 (10.06%) Ruby
6 26 (8.44%) Perl
7 19 (6.17%) JavaScript
7 19 (6.17%) SQL
8 13 (4.22%) VB.NET
9 11 (3.57%) PowerShell
10 6 (1.95%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 103 (33.44%) CISSP
2 85 (27.60%) Degree
3 71 (23.05%) CISM
4 55 (17.86%) CISA
5 35 (11.36%) CEH
6 32 (10.39%) CREST Certified
7 26 (8.44%) Security Cleared
8 25 (8.12%) CISMP
8 25 (8.12%) SSCP
9 24 (7.79%) SC Cleared
10 18 (5.84%) CompTIA Security+
10 18 (5.84%) Security+ Certification
11 17 (5.52%) GIAC
12 13 (4.22%) OSCP
13 12 (3.90%) CHECK Team Member
13 12 (3.90%) Tigerscheme
14 11 (3.57%) CHECK Team Leader
15 10 (3.25%) CRISC
15 10 (3.25%) MCSE
15 10 (3.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 136 (44.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 113 (36.69%) PCI DSS
3 9 (2.92%) SLA
4 6 (1.95%) QA
5 4 (1.30%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.32%) COBIT
6 1 (0.32%) COSO
6 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (0.32%) ISO27002
System Software
1 16 (5.19%) VMware ESXi
2 13 (4.22%) Active Directory
3 11 (3.57%) Hyper-V
3 11 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.97%) vSphere
5 2 (0.65%) XenApp
5 2 (0.65%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.32%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 18 (5.84%) Nessus
2 11 (3.57%) CSIRT
3 8 (2.60%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 5 (1.62%) Nmap
5 4 (1.30%) QRadar
6 3 (0.97%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (10.06%) Microsoft
2 15 (4.87%) Cisco
3 11 (3.57%) VMware
4 9 (2.92%) Citrix
4 9 (2.92%) LogRhythm
5 8 (2.60%) F5
5 8 (2.60%) Splunk
6 7 (2.27%) HP
7 6 (1.95%) Red Hat
7 6 (1.95%) Riverbed
8 4 (1.30%) AlienVault
8 4 (1.30%) CheckPoint
8 4 (1.30%) IBM
8 4 (1.30%) Intel Security
8 4 (1.30%) Juniper
8 4 (1.30%) LogLogic
8 4 (1.30%) Oracle
9 3 (0.97%) Forcepoint
9 3 (0.97%) Qualys
9 3 (0.97%) Tripwire
West Yorkshire
KnownFour
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £47000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Adeptis Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £90000 - £91000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NCC Group
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 10 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £75000.00 - £95000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: Excellent + Free SkyQ + loads more!
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 18 days ago