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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 114 111 110
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 136 158 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.04% 2.22% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.37% 2.67% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 102 129 52
Average salary £41,500 £43,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.59% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,811 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £80,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -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
5750 5927 4521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 86.06% 83.37% 81.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4610 4697 3503
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -13 85 £42,500 +1.19% 13
North Yorkshire +30 36 £42,500 -2.85% 10
South Yorkshire 0 14 £35,500 -35.45% 2
Information Security
England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 121 (41.16%) CISSP
2 116 (39.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 92 (31.29%) Management Information System
4 74 (25.17%) Finance
5 66 (22.45%) CISM
6 65 (22.11%) PCI DSS
7 63 (21.43%) Risk Management
8 61 (20.75%) Firewall
9 52 (17.69%) CISA
10 45 (15.31%) Windows
10 45 (15.31%) Security Testing
11 44 (14.97%) Security Management
12 42 (14.29%) Oracle
12 42 (14.29%) Cisco
12 42 (14.29%) Data Protection
13 39 (13.27%) Network Security
14 38 (12.93%) ITIL
15 36 (12.24%) Penetration Testing
16 33 (11.22%) Microsoft
16 33 (11.22%) Information Security Management
17 30 (10.20%) SLA
18 29 (9.86%) CheckPoint
18 29 (9.86%) GIAC
18 29 (9.86%) CEH
18 29 (9.86%) ISMS
19 28 (9.52%) UNIX
20 27 (9.18%) Disaster Recovery
21 26 (8.84%) DNS
22 25 (8.50%) SQL
22 25 (8.50%) HP

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 19 (6.46%) MS Exchange
2 11 (3.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 9 (3.06%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.34%) Apache
5 1 (0.34%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.34%) Node.js
Applications
1 14 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.40%) MS Office
3 8 (2.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.34%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 61 (20.75%) Firewall
2 39 (13.27%) Network Security
3 26 (8.84%) DNS
4 24 (8.16%) DHCP
5 23 (7.82%) Wireless
6 22 (7.48%) Cisco ASA
7 15 (5.10%) LAN
7 15 (5.10%) WAN
8 14 (4.76%) OSPF
8 14 (4.76%) BGP
9 13 (4.42%) TCP/IP
9 13 (4.42%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 13 (4.42%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 12 (4.08%) Cisco IOS
10 12 (4.08%) NX-OS
10 12 (4.08%) Cisco Nexus
10 12 (4.08%) BIG-IP
11 9 (3.06%) VPN
12 8 (2.72%) IPsec
12 8 (2.72%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (8.50%) Oracle Database
2 13 (4.42%) Oracle Database 10g
2 13 (4.42%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (4.42%) Oracle OWB
3 5 (1.70%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.70%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (1.70%) BusinessObjects XI
3 5 (1.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 3 (1.02%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.68%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.68%) MySQL
6 1 (0.34%) DB2
6 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.34%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.34%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio
General
1 74 (25.17%) Finance
2 23 (7.82%) Retail
3 21 (7.14%) Legal
4 19 (6.46%) Banking
5 8 (2.72%) Financial Institution
6 6 (2.04%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.70%) Law
7 5 (1.70%) Czech Language
8 3 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.02%) Games
8 3 (1.02%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.02%) Marketing
9 1 (0.34%) Billing
Job Titles
1 74 (25.17%) Analyst
2 59 (20.07%) Security Analyst
3 52 (17.69%) Security Manager
4 45 (15.31%) Information Manager
4 45 (15.31%) Information Security Manager
5 37 (12.59%) Information Analyst
6 35 (11.90%) Information Security Analyst
7 34 (11.56%) Consultant
8 25 (8.50%) Security Consultant
9 22 (7.48%) Security Officer
10 17 (5.78%) Developer
10 17 (5.78%) Information Security Consultant
11 16 (5.44%) Security Specialist
11 16 (5.44%) Information Security Officer
12 15 (5.10%) Administrator
13 14 (4.76%) Information Security Specialist
13 14 (4.76%) Information Specialist
14 13 (4.42%) Senior Security Specialist
15 12 (4.08%) Senior Information Security Specialist
15 12 (4.08%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.08%) JDBC
2 10 (3.40%) Middleware
3 5 (1.70%) HTML
3 5 (1.70%) SAP XI
3 5 (1.70%) Application Packaging
4 4 (1.36%) J2EE
5 2 (0.68%) jQuery
5 2 (0.68%) Ajax
5 2 (0.68%) JSP
5 2 (0.68%) .NET
5 2 (0.68%) CSS
6 1 (0.34%) JavaBeans
6 1 (0.34%) Servlets
6 1 (0.34%) XML
6 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.34%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.34%) Django
6 1 (0.34%) JSTL
6 1 (0.34%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.34%) web2py
Miscellaneous
1 92 (31.29%) Management Information System
2 18 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
4 11 (3.74%) Blackberry
4 11 (3.74%) Thin Client
4 11 (3.74%) Fat Client
5 9 (3.06%) NHS
6 6 (2.04%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.70%) Smartphone
8 4 (1.36%) Cryptography
9 3 (1.02%) Open Source
10 2 (0.68%) GIS
11 1 (0.34%) Taxonomies
11 1 (0.34%) RMADS
11 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.34%) BYOD
11 1 (0.34%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 45 (15.31%) Windows
2 28 (9.52%) UNIX
3 13 (4.42%) Solaris
3 13 (4.42%) Linux
4 11 (3.74%) Windows 7
5 7 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.34%) AIX
6 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (21.43%) Risk Management
2 45 (15.31%) Security Testing
3 44 (14.97%) Security Management
4 42 (14.29%) Data Protection
5 38 (12.93%) ITIL
6 36 (12.24%) Penetration Testing
7 33 (11.22%) Information Security Management
8 29 (9.86%) ISMS
9 27 (9.18%) Disaster Recovery
10 24 (8.16%) Cyber Security
10 24 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
11 23 (7.82%) Project Management
11 23 (7.82%) Performance Management
12 22 (7.48%) Service Delivery
13 21 (7.14%) SIEM
14 18 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
15 17 (5.78%) Stakeholder Management
16 16 (5.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 16 (5.44%) Configuration Management
17 15 (5.10%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 25 (8.50%) SQL
2 19 (6.46%) PL/SQL
3 18 (6.12%) Java
4 5 (1.70%) C
4 5 (1.70%) APL
5 4 (1.36%) Python
6 3 (1.02%) Perl
7 2 (0.68%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.68%) Ruby
7 2 (0.68%) PHP
7 2 (0.68%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.34%) VB
8 1 (0.34%) C#
8 1 (0.34%) C++
8 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 121 (41.16%) CISSP
2 66 (22.45%) CISM
3 52 (17.69%) CISA
4 29 (9.86%) GIAC
4 29 (9.86%) CEH
5 24 (8.16%) Degree
6 18 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (4.08%) CCSE
7 12 (4.08%) CCNP
8 11 (3.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (3.74%) CRISC
9 10 (3.40%) CISMP
10 7 (2.38%) Security Cleared
11 6 (2.04%) CCNA
12 5 (1.70%) CHFI
12 5 (1.70%) PCI QSA
13 4 (1.36%) Check Point Certification
13 4 (1.36%) MCSE
14 3 (1.02%) CCDA
14 3 (1.02%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (39.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 65 (22.11%) PCI DSS
3 30 (10.20%) SLA
4 12 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 8 (2.72%) QA
6 4 (1.36%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.68%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.34%) COBIT
System Software
1 23 (7.82%) Active Directory
2 19 (6.46%) XenServer
3 14 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (2.38%) XenApp
5 4 (1.36%) vSphere
6 1 (0.34%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (1.70%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (1.02%) OpenView
2 3 (1.02%) SCOM
3 2 (0.68%) yum
3 2 (0.68%) SCCM
3 2 (0.68%) Nessus
4 1 (0.34%) Nmap
Vendors
1 42 (14.29%) Oracle
1 42 (14.29%) Cisco
2 33 (11.22%) Microsoft
3 29 (9.86%) CheckPoint
4 25 (8.50%) HP
5 20 (6.80%) Citrix
6 19 (6.46%) VMware
7 17 (5.78%) Business Objects
7 17 (5.78%) F5
8 16 (5.44%) Blue Coat
8 16 (5.44%) Juniper
9 15 (5.10%) SolarWinds
10 13 (4.42%) Infoblox
11 12 (4.08%) Imperva
12 10 (3.40%) Dell
13 7 (2.38%) McAfee
13 7 (2.38%) WatchGuard
14 6 (2.04%) Symantec
14 6 (2.04%) SAP
15 5 (1.70%) ScanSafe
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
York, Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Posted: 21 hours ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
ASDA
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: up to £45k dependant on experience, plus company car and excellent ben
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £5000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension Plus More
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £39000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Bradford
Fruition IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 16 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HSBC
Posted: 17 days ago
Skipton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Skipton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago