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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 84 126 152
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +26
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 171 135 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.14% 2.18% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.53% 2.46% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 130 99 95
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
4845 5486 6565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 88.92% 88.43% 88.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4174 4456 5263
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 6 December 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 6 December 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 +36 102 £45,000 +20.00% 14
North Yorkshire +11 44 £50,000 +11.11%
East Yorkshire - 10 - -
South Yorkshire 0 5 £62,500 -3.84%
Information Security
England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 161 (45.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 137 (38.59%) PCI DSS
3 134 (37.75%) CISSP
4 101 (28.45%) Management Information System
5 95 (26.76%) Degree
6 86 (24.23%) Windows
7 83 (23.38%) CISM
8 81 (22.82%) Firewall
9 77 (21.69%) Finance
10 69 (19.44%) Penetration Testing
10 69 (19.44%) CISA
11 66 (18.59%) Cybersecurity
12 62 (17.46%) Risk Management
13 56 (15.77%) ITIL
14 48 (13.52%) Linux
15 46 (12.96%) Network Security
16 44 (12.39%) Unix
17 42 (11.83%) .NET
17 42 (11.83%) Security Management
18 41 (11.55%) C
18 41 (11.55%) Java
19 40 (11.27%) C#
19 40 (11.27%) C++
20 38 (10.70%) Information Security Management
20 38 (10.70%) CEH
21 37 (10.42%) Vulnerability Assessment
22 36 (10.14%) Ruby
22 36 (10.14%) Microsoft
22 36 (10.14%) Data Protection
22 36 (10.14%) 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 6 (1.69%) IIS
2 4 (1.13%) CMS
3 2 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (0.56%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.56%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.28%) nginx
4 1 (0.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (4.79%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.54%) MS Office
3 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.41%) Mimecast
3 4 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.56%) PaaS
4 2 (0.56%) SaaS
5 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.28%) GitHub
5 1 (0.28%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 81 (22.82%) Firewall
2 46 (12.96%) Network Security
3 33 (9.30%) Wireless
4 25 (7.04%) Internet
5 20 (5.63%) Wireless Security
6 19 (5.35%) VPN
7 16 (4.51%) TCP/IP
8 11 (3.10%) LAN
8 11 (3.10%) WAN
9 9 (2.54%) HTTP
10 7 (1.97%) SSL
11 5 (1.41%) Intranet
12 4 (1.13%) DNS
12 4 (1.13%) Extranet
12 4 (1.13%) Intrusion Detection
12 4 (1.13%) SAN
12 4 (1.13%) Wireshark
13 2 (0.56%) DHCP
13 2 (0.56%) IP Telephony
14 1 (0.28%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.82%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.69%) MongoDB
2 6 (1.69%) NoSQL
3 4 (1.13%) OLAP
3 4 (1.13%) OLTP
3 4 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.56%) MySQL
4 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.28%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (1.97%) Burp Suite
2 4 (1.13%) Metasploit
3 2 (0.56%) Bugzilla
3 2 (0.56%) JIRA
3 2 (0.56%) SoapUI
3 2 (0.56%) Toad
General
1 77 (21.69%) Finance
2 26 (7.32%) Retail
3 25 (7.04%) Legal
4 18 (5.07%) Publishing
5 10 (2.82%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.25%) Banking
7 6 (1.69%) Games
8 4 (1.13%) Marketing
9 3 (0.85%) Local Government
10 2 (0.56%) Back Office
10 2 (0.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 83 (23.38%) Analyst
2 64 (18.03%) Security Manager
3 52 (14.65%) Security Analyst
4 38 (10.70%) Tester
5 37 (10.42%) Information Manager
5 37 (10.42%) Information Security Manager
6 33 (9.30%) Penetration Tester
7 32 (9.01%) Security Specialist
8 31 (8.73%) Security Officer
9 26 (7.32%) IT Analyst
10 25 (7.04%) IT Security Analyst
11 24 (6.76%) IT Manager
12 23 (6.48%) Applications Support
12 23 (6.48%) Information Security Specialist
12 23 (6.48%) Information Specialist
12 23 (6.48%) Support Analyst
13 22 (6.20%) Applications Support Analyst
14 20 (5.63%) Information Officer
14 20 (5.63%) Information Security Officer
15 19 (5.35%) IT Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (11.83%) .NET
2 13 (3.66%) HTML
3 10 (2.82%) .NET Framework
4 9 (2.54%) HTML5
5 8 (2.25%) CSS
5 8 (2.25%) Middleware
5 8 (2.25%) Ruby on Rails
6 7 (1.97%) Ajax
6 7 (1.97%) jQuery
7 6 (1.69%) 802.1X
7 6 (1.69%) Django
7 6 (1.69%) Node.js
7 6 (1.69%) Pylons
7 6 (1.69%) Pyramid
7 6 (1.69%) web2py
8 4 (1.13%) SOAP
9 3 (0.85%) SailPoint
10 2 (0.56%) CSS3
10 2 (0.56%) REST
10 2 (0.56%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 101 (28.45%) Management Information System
2 35 (9.86%) CESG
3 26 (7.32%) Mobile App
4 23 (6.48%) Computer Science
5 22 (6.20%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (3.66%) Data Centre
6 13 (3.66%) Data Protection Act
6 13 (3.66%) Driving Licence
6 13 (3.66%) Mainframe
7 11 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (2.82%) Cyberthreat
9 7 (1.97%) Cryptography
9 7 (1.97%) User Experience
9 7 (1.97%) Virtual Team
10 6 (1.69%) Clustering
11 5 (1.41%) Mathematics
12 4 (1.13%) iPad
12 4 (1.13%) NHS
12 4 (1.13%) Security Operations Centre
13 3 (0.85%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 86 (24.23%) Windows
2 48 (13.52%) Linux
3 44 (12.39%) Unix
4 20 (5.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (5.07%) Windows Server
6 16 (4.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (2.25%) Kali Linux
8 7 (1.97%) AIX
8 7 (1.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (1.69%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.85%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.56%) Android
11 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (19.44%) Penetration Testing
2 66 (18.59%) Cybersecurity
3 62 (17.46%) Risk Management
4 56 (15.77%) ITIL
5 42 (11.83%) Security Management
6 38 (10.70%) Information Security Management
7 37 (10.42%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 36 (10.14%) Data Protection
9 35 (9.86%) Security Architecture
10 33 (9.30%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 31 (8.73%) E-Commerce
12 30 (8.45%) ISMS
13 25 (7.04%) Vulnerability Management
14 24 (6.76%) SIEM
15 23 (6.48%) Security Testing
16 22 (6.20%) ERP
17 20 (5.63%) Ethical Hacking
18 19 (5.35%) Security Operations
19 17 (4.79%) Disaster Recovery
19 17 (4.79%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (11.55%) C
1 41 (11.55%) Java
2 40 (11.27%) C#
2 40 (11.27%) C++
3 36 (10.14%) Ruby
4 35 (9.86%) PHP
5 32 (9.01%) Python
6 31 (8.73%) Perl
7 30 (8.45%) SQL
8 16 (4.51%) JavaScript
9 12 (3.38%) PowerShell
9 12 (3.38%) VB.NET
10 8 (2.25%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.28%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 134 (37.75%) CISSP
2 95 (26.76%) Degree
3 83 (23.38%) CISM
4 69 (19.44%) CISA
5 38 (10.70%) CEH
6 36 (10.14%) CREST Certified
7 31 (8.73%) Security Cleared
8 29 (8.17%) SC Cleared
9 24 (6.76%) CISMP
10 23 (6.48%) SSCP
11 20 (5.63%) GIAC
12 16 (4.51%) CHECK Team Member
12 16 (4.51%) CRISC
13 15 (4.23%) CompTIA Security+
13 15 (4.23%) Security+ Certification
14 14 (3.94%) Tigerscheme
15 13 (3.66%) CHECK Team Leader
15 13 (3.66%) OSCP
16 10 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
16 10 (2.82%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 161 (45.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 137 (38.59%) PCI DSS
3 11 (3.10%) COBIT
4 10 (2.82%) SLA
5 6 (1.69%) ISO 9001
6 4 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 3 (0.85%) ISO27002
7 3 (0.85%) QA
8 2 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.28%) BS25999
9 1 (0.28%) COSO
9 1 (0.28%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.28%) RMADS
System Software
1 18 (5.07%) Active Directory
2 16 (4.51%) VMware ESXi
3 11 (3.10%) Hyper-V
3 11 (3.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.13%) vSphere
5 2 (0.56%) XenApp
5 2 (0.56%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.28%) Firmware
6 1 (0.28%) Snort
6 1 (0.28%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 20 (5.63%) Nessus
2 5 (1.41%) Nexpose
2 5 (1.41%) Nmap
3 2 (0.56%) RSA Archer
4 1 (0.28%) Cacti
4 1 (0.28%) Grafana
4 1 (0.28%) Graphite
4 1 (0.28%) Nagios
4 1 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.28%) Opsview
4 1 (0.28%) QRadar
4 1 (0.28%) Salt
Vendors
1 36 (10.14%) Microsoft
2 18 (5.07%) Cisco
3 15 (4.23%) F5
4 11 (3.10%) VMware
5 8 (2.25%) Citrix
6 7 (1.97%) LogRhythm
6 7 (1.97%) Red Hat
7 6 (1.69%) CheckPoint
7 6 (1.69%) Riverbed
7 6 (1.69%) Splunk
8 5 (1.41%) Clearswift
8 5 (1.41%) Forcepoint
8 5 (1.41%) HP
8 5 (1.41%) Oracle
8 5 (1.41%) Rapid7
8 5 (1.41%) ScanSafe
8 5 (1.41%) Sophos
9 4 (1.13%) ArcSight
9 4 (1.13%) Intel Security
10 3 (0.85%) Cyber-Ark
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