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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 123 115 95
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -20
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 132 155 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.96% 2.19% 2.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.25% 2.63% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 114 130 58
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,882 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
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
5875 5887 4428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 87.09% 83.28% 83.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4805 4599 3415
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -28 75 £40,000 -4.76% 6
North Yorkshire +26 45 £42,500 -6.07% 7
South Yorkshire +6 10 £36,000 - 1
Information Security
England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security.

1 111 (38.14%) CISSP
2 109 (37.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 98 (33.68%) Finance
4 87 (29.90%) Management Information System
5 69 (23.71%) CISM
6 65 (22.34%) PCI DSS
7 64 (21.99%) CISA
8 61 (20.96%) Risk Management
9 47 (16.15%) Security Testing
10 46 (15.81%) Firewall
10 46 (15.81%) Windows
11 41 (14.09%) ITIL
12 39 (13.40%) Oracle
13 36 (12.37%) Security Management
13 36 (12.37%) UNIX
14 33 (11.34%) Microsoft
14 33 (11.34%) Degree
15 32 (11.00%) Network Security
16 30 (10.31%) Cyber Security
16 30 (10.31%) Cisco
16 30 (10.31%) Penetration Testing
17 28 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
17 28 (9.62%) Data Protection
18 26 (8.93%) Project Management
19 25 (8.59%) Disaster Recovery
20 23 (7.90%) Information Security Management
20 23 (7.90%) Linux
20 23 (7.90%) ISMS
20 23 (7.90%) Continuous Improvement
21 22 (7.56%) Oracle Database

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (5.15%) MS Exchange
2 9 (3.09%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.03%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.03%) IIS
5 3 (1.03%) JBoss
5 3 (1.03%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.69%) Node.js
7 1 (0.34%) Apache
7 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (5.15%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (2.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.34%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.34%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.34%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.34%) SaaS
1 1 (0.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 46 (15.81%) Firewall
2 32 (11.00%) Network Security
3 20 (6.87%) DNS
4 15 (5.15%) DHCP
4 15 (5.15%) Wireless
5 14 (4.81%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (4.81%) TCP/IP
6 10 (3.44%) VPN
6 10 (3.44%) Internet
7 9 (3.09%) SAN
7 9 (3.09%) IPsec
8 7 (2.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 7 (2.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 7 (2.41%) SSL
9 6 (2.06%) OSPF
9 6 (2.06%) BGP
9 6 (2.06%) LAN
9 6 (2.06%) WAN
9 6 (2.06%) NX-OS
9 6 (2.06%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (7.56%) Oracle Database
2 11 (3.78%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (3.78%) Oracle Database 10g
2 11 (3.78%) Oracle OWB
3 5 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (1.72%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.72%) BusinessObjects XI
3 5 (1.72%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (0.69%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.69%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.69%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.69%) MySQL
4 2 (0.69%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.34%) DB2
5 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.69%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio
General
1 98 (33.68%) Finance
2 15 (5.15%) Financial Institution
2 15 (5.15%) Legal
3 14 (4.81%) Banking
3 14 (4.81%) Retail
4 5 (1.72%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.72%) Czech Language
5 3 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.03%) Law
6 1 (0.34%) Billing
Job Titles
1 53 (18.21%) Analyst
2 52 (17.87%) Security Manager
3 42 (14.43%) Information Manager
3 42 (14.43%) Information Security Manager
4 38 (13.06%) Security Analyst
5 28 (9.62%) Consultant
5 28 (9.62%) Information Analyst
5 28 (9.62%) Security Officer
6 26 (8.93%) Information Security Analyst
7 19 (6.53%) Security Consultant
7 19 (6.53%) Information Security Officer
8 18 (6.19%) Developer
9 14 (4.81%) Administrator
9 14 (4.81%) Information Security Consultant
10 11 (3.78%) IT Security Officer
11 10 (3.44%) Architect
11 10 (3.44%) Project Manager
11 10 (3.44%) Senior Developer
11 10 (3.44%) Security Specialist
12 9 (3.09%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.44%) JDBC
2 9 (3.09%) Middleware
3 8 (2.75%) HTML
4 6 (2.06%) J2EE
5 5 (1.72%) SAP XI
5 5 (1.72%) Application Packaging
5 5 (1.72%) CSS
6 4 (1.37%) jQuery
6 4 (1.37%) HTML5
6 4 (1.37%) Ajax
7 3 (1.03%) .NET
8 2 (0.69%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (0.69%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.69%) Pylons
8 2 (0.69%) Django
8 2 (0.69%) web2py
8 2 (0.69%) Pyramid
9 1 (0.34%) JSP
9 1 (0.34%) XML
9 1 (0.34%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 87 (29.90%) Management Information System
2 28 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (4.12%) Computer Science
4 11 (3.78%) Data Centre
5 8 (2.75%) Fat Client
5 8 (2.75%) Thin Client
5 8 (2.75%) Blackberry
6 7 (2.41%) Data Protection Act
7 6 (2.06%) HP StoreVirtual
8 5 (1.72%) Smartphone
9 4 (1.37%) Cryptography
9 4 (1.37%) PKI
10 3 (1.03%) NHS
10 3 (1.03%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (1.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 2 (0.69%) GIS
12 1 (0.34%) Taxonomies
12 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.34%) User Experience
12 1 (0.34%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 46 (15.81%) Windows
2 36 (12.37%) UNIX
3 23 (7.90%) Linux
4 15 (5.15%) Solaris
5 8 (2.75%) Windows 7
6 6 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.03%) HPUX
9 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (20.96%) Risk Management
2 47 (16.15%) Security Testing
3 41 (14.09%) ITIL
4 36 (12.37%) Security Management
5 30 (10.31%) Penetration Testing
5 30 (10.31%) Cyber Security
6 28 (9.62%) Data Protection
7 26 (8.93%) Project Management
8 25 (8.59%) Disaster Recovery
9 23 (7.90%) Information Security Management
9 23 (7.90%) ISMS
9 23 (7.90%) Continuous Improvement
10 22 (7.56%) Business Intelligence
11 19 (6.53%) Business Continuity
11 19 (6.53%) Risk Assessment
11 19 (6.53%) Performance Management
12 18 (6.19%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (5.84%) Service Delivery
13 17 (5.84%) Configuration Management
14 16 (5.50%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 20 (6.87%) SQL
2 18 (6.19%) Java
3 17 (5.84%) PL/SQL
4 8 (2.75%) C
5 7 (2.41%) Python
6 5 (1.72%) Ruby
6 5 (1.72%) APL
6 5 (1.72%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.37%) C++
7 4 (1.37%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.03%) Perl
8 3 (1.03%) PHP
9 2 (0.69%) C#
10 1 (0.34%) VB
Qualifications
1 111 (38.14%) CISSP
2 69 (23.71%) CISM
3 64 (21.99%) CISA
4 33 (11.34%) Degree
5 17 (5.84%) CISMP
5 17 (5.84%) GIAC
6 16 (5.50%) CEH
7 15 (5.15%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (3.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (3.44%) CCNP
9 8 (2.75%) Security Cleared
10 7 (2.41%) CCNA
11 6 (2.06%) CCDA
11 6 (2.06%) CCSE
11 6 (2.06%) CRISC
12 5 (1.72%) SC Cleared
12 5 (1.72%) CHFI
13 4 (1.37%) MCSE
13 4 (1.37%) Check Point Certification
13 4 (1.37%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (37.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 65 (22.34%) PCI DSS
3 21 (7.22%) SLA
4 9 (3.09%) COBIT
5 8 (2.75%) QA
6 6 (2.06%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 4 (1.37%) ISO 14001
8 3 (1.03%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.69%) BS25999
System Software
1 16 (5.50%) Active Directory
2 12 (4.12%) XenServer
3 8 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.06%) XenApp
5 3 (1.03%) vSphere
6 1 (0.34%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (2.06%) Nessus
2 4 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (1.03%) SCOM
3 3 (1.03%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (1.03%) Nmap
3 3 (1.03%) OpenView
3 3 (1.03%) Nagios
4 2 (0.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 39 (13.40%) Oracle
2 33 (11.34%) Microsoft
3 30 (10.31%) Cisco
4 22 (7.56%) CheckPoint
5 21 (7.22%) HP
6 16 (5.50%) Citrix
7 15 (5.15%) Business Objects
8 12 (4.12%) VMware
9 11 (3.78%) F5
10 10 (3.44%) Blue Coat
10 10 (3.44%) Juniper
11 9 (3.09%) SolarWinds
12 7 (2.41%) Infoblox
12 7 (2.41%) Red Hat
12 7 (2.41%) Dell
12 7 (2.41%) SAP
13 6 (2.06%) Imperva
14 5 (1.72%) WatchGuard
14 5 (1.72%) McAfee
15 4 (1.37%) Websense
Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Private medical, childcare vouchers
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
ASDA
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £36,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £41000.00 - £57000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Skipton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Skipton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Skipton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Skipton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Skipton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Skipton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago