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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 81 111 154
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +43
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 185 162 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.23% 2.46% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.65% 2.74% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 130 142 82
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,450 £31,650 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +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
5071 5922 6343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 88.67% 89.81% 85.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4112 4789 4944
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +20 123 £53,000 +19.43% 13
North Yorkshire +20 31 £62,500 +38.88% 2
South Yorkshire +10 17 £60,000 +9.09% 2
East Yorkshire - 7 £70,000 -
Information Security
England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 179 (45.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 163 (41.69%) PCI DSS
3 130 (33.25%) CISSP
4 124 (31.71%) Management Information System
5 108 (27.62%) Finance
6 98 (25.06%) Risk Management
7 83 (21.23%) Windows
8 82 (20.97%) Degree
9 80 (20.46%) CISM
10 70 (17.90%) CISA
11 68 (17.39%) Penetration Testing
11 68 (17.39%) ITIL
12 66 (16.88%) Firewall
12 66 (16.88%) Cybersecurity
13 65 (16.62%) Data Protection
14 60 (15.35%) Java
15 56 (14.32%) Unix
16 55 (14.07%) SQL
17 45 (11.51%) CESG
18 43 (11.00%) Wireless
18 43 (11.00%) Perl
19 42 (10.74%) C
20 41 (10.49%) C++
20 41 (10.49%) Python
20 41 (10.49%) Security Management
21 40 (10.23%) Mobile App
21 40 (10.23%) CREST Certified
22 39 (9.97%) Ruby
22 39 (9.97%) Security Cleared
22 39 (9.97%) E-Commerce

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 9 (2.30%) CMS
2 8 (2.05%) IIS
3 4 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (1.02%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.77%) JBoss
4 3 (0.77%) Tomcat
4 3 (0.77%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.51%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.51%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.26%) nginx
Applications
1 12 (3.07%) MS Excel
1 12 (3.07%) MS Office
2 2 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.28%) Mimecast
4 3 (0.77%) SaaS
5 1 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.26%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 66 (16.88%) Firewall
2 43 (11.00%) Wireless
3 33 (8.44%) Network Security
4 32 (8.18%) Wireless Security
5 22 (5.63%) Internet
6 21 (5.37%) VPN
7 13 (3.32%) TCP/IP
8 11 (2.81%) WAN
9 9 (2.30%) SNMP
9 9 (2.30%) SSL
10 8 (2.05%) LAN
10 8 (2.05%) VoIP
11 7 (1.79%) DNS
11 7 (1.79%) Intrusion Detection
11 7 (1.79%) SAN
12 6 (1.53%) HTTP
13 5 (1.28%) Intranet
13 5 (1.28%) IPsec
14 4 (1.02%) CTI
14 4 (1.02%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (6.65%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.84%) MySQL
3 12 (3.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (2.81%) QlikView
5 10 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (2.56%) DB2
5 10 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.02%) OLAP
7 4 (1.02%) OLTP
7 4 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.77%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (0.51%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.26%) Big Data
10 1 (0.26%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (1.79%) JIRA
2 6 (1.53%) Jenkins
3 5 (1.28%) Bugzilla
3 5 (1.28%) Metasploit
3 5 (1.28%) SoapUI
3 5 (1.28%) Toad
4 3 (0.77%) Burp Suite
4 3 (0.77%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.77%) Hudson
4 3 (0.77%) Selenium
4 3 (0.77%) Spock
5 2 (0.51%) AppScan
5 2 (0.51%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.26%) Subversion
General
1 108 (27.62%) Finance
2 31 (7.93%) Retail
3 30 (7.67%) Publishing
4 27 (6.91%) Legal
5 19 (4.86%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.79%) Back Office
7 6 (1.53%) Games
8 4 (1.02%) Banking
9 2 (0.51%) Marketing
9 2 (0.51%) Military
10 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.26%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 99 (25.32%) Analyst
2 75 (19.18%) Security Manager
3 48 (12.28%) Security Analyst
4 47 (12.02%) Information Security Manager
5 45 (11.51%) Information Manager
6 42 (10.74%) Tester
7 40 (10.23%) Security Officer
8 33 (8.44%) Penetration Tester
9 29 (7.42%) Support Analyst
10 28 (7.16%) Information Security Officer
11 27 (6.91%) Applications Support
11 27 (6.91%) Information Officer
12 26 (6.65%) Applications Support Analyst
13 24 (6.14%) IT Manager
13 24 (6.14%) Security Specialist
14 23 (5.88%) IT Security Manager
15 20 (5.12%) IT Analyst
16 19 (4.86%) Information Security Specialist
16 19 (4.86%) Information Specialist
17 18 (4.60%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (9.97%) .NET
2 10 (2.56%) SOAP
3 7 (1.79%) HTML
3 7 (1.79%) J2EE
4 6 (1.53%) 802.1X
5 5 (1.28%) REST
6 4 (1.02%) .NET Framework
6 4 (1.02%) CSS
6 4 (1.02%) HTML5
6 4 (1.02%) jQuery
6 4 (1.02%) Middleware
7 3 (0.77%) AngularJS
7 3 (0.77%) CSS3
7 3 (0.77%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (0.77%) Spring
7 3 (0.77%) Web Services
8 2 (0.51%) SailPoint
8 2 (0.51%) WCF
8 2 (0.51%) WF
8 2 (0.51%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 124 (31.71%) Management Information System
2 45 (11.51%) CESG
3 40 (10.23%) Mobile App
4 37 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (6.91%) Data Protection Act
6 26 (6.65%) Enterprise Software
7 17 (4.35%) Cyberthreat
8 12 (3.07%) Computer Science
9 7 (1.79%) Data Centre
10 6 (1.53%) Clustering
10 6 (1.53%) iPad
10 6 (1.53%) Mainframe
10 6 (1.53%) Security Operations Centre
10 6 (1.53%) Virtual Team
11 5 (1.28%) Cryptography
11 5 (1.28%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 5 (1.28%) RSA SecurID
11 5 (1.28%) Smartphone
12 4 (1.02%) IVR
12 4 (1.02%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 83 (21.23%) Windows
2 56 (14.32%) Unix
3 37 (9.46%) Linux
4 14 (3.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (3.32%) Windows Server
6 12 (3.07%) Apple iOS
6 12 (3.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (3.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (2.05%) Android
8 4 (1.02%) Kali Linux
8 4 (1.02%) Solaris
9 3 (0.77%) AIX
10 2 (0.51%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.26%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (25.06%) Risk Management
2 68 (17.39%) ITIL
2 68 (17.39%) Penetration Testing
3 66 (16.88%) Cybersecurity
4 65 (16.62%) Data Protection
5 41 (10.49%) Security Management
6 39 (9.97%) E-Commerce
7 36 (9.21%) Information Security Management
8 31 (7.93%) Disaster Recovery
9 26 (6.65%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (6.65%) Continuous Improvement
9 26 (6.65%) ERP
10 25 (6.39%) ISMS
10 25 (6.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 24 (6.14%) Security Architecture
12 21 (5.37%) Social Engineering
13 20 (5.12%) Security Testing
13 20 (5.12%) Vulnerability Scanning
14 18 (4.60%) Project Management
15 17 (4.35%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (15.35%) Java
2 55 (14.07%) SQL
3 43 (11.00%) Perl
4 42 (10.74%) C
5 41 (10.49%) C++
5 41 (10.49%) Python
6 39 (9.97%) C#
6 39 (9.97%) Ruby
7 38 (9.72%) PHP
8 16 (4.09%) PowerShell
9 13 (3.32%) Bash Shell
10 7 (1.79%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.53%) Groovy
12 5 (1.28%) VB.NET
13 4 (1.02%) JavaScript
14 3 (0.77%) Apple Swift
14 3 (0.77%) Objective-C
14 3 (0.77%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 130 (33.25%) CISSP
2 82 (20.97%) Degree
3 80 (20.46%) CISM
4 70 (17.90%) CISA
5 40 (10.23%) CREST Certified
6 39 (9.97%) Security Cleared
7 37 (9.46%) SC Cleared
8 29 (7.42%) CEH
9 17 (4.35%) CRISC
10 15 (3.84%) GIAC
11 14 (3.58%) CHECK Team Member
11 14 (3.58%) CISMP
12 12 (3.07%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (3.07%) Tigerscheme
13 9 (2.30%) SSCP
14 7 (1.79%) CCNP
14 7 (1.79%) CompTIA Security+
14 7 (1.79%) SANS
14 7 (1.79%) Security+ Certification
15 6 (1.53%) CHECK Team Leader
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 179 (45.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 163 (41.69%) PCI DSS
3 31 (7.93%) COBIT
4 10 (2.56%) Data Quality
5 9 (2.30%) ISO 9001
5 9 (2.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (1.79%) SLA
7 5 (1.28%) ISO27002
8 4 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 3 (0.77%) Val IT
10 2 (0.51%) ISAE 3402
10 2 (0.51%) QA
10 2 (0.51%) Solvency II
10 2 (0.51%) SSAE 16
11 1 (0.26%) BS25999
11 1 (0.26%) COSO
11 1 (0.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 1 (0.26%) RMADS
System Software
1 23 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 17 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.30%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (1.79%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.28%) vSphere
6 3 (0.77%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.51%) VMware Server
7 2 (0.51%) XenApp
7 2 (0.51%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.26%) Docker
8 1 (0.26%) Firmware
8 1 (0.26%) KVM
8 1 (0.26%) Snort
8 1 (0.26%) vCloud
8 1 (0.26%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (4.35%) Nessus
2 5 (1.28%) Nexpose
3 4 (1.02%) Ansible
4 3 (0.77%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 3 (0.77%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (0.77%) OSSEC
5 2 (0.51%) Nagios
5 2 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.51%) RSA Archer
5 2 (0.51%) Salt
6 1 (0.26%) Cacti
6 1 (0.26%) Grafana
6 1 (0.26%) Graphite
6 1 (0.26%) Munin
6 1 (0.26%) Nmap
6 1 (0.26%) OpenNMS
6 1 (0.26%) Opsview
6 1 (0.26%) Puppet
6 1 (0.26%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 32 (8.18%) Microsoft
2 27 (6.91%) Oracle
3 21 (5.37%) VMware
4 18 (4.60%) Cisco
5 17 (4.35%) Citrix
6 16 (4.09%) F5
7 15 (3.84%) Red Hat
8 10 (2.56%) CheckPoint
9 7 (1.79%) Forcepoint
9 7 (1.79%) HP
10 6 (1.53%) Avaya
10 6 (1.53%) Riverbed
11 5 (1.28%) Clearswift
11 5 (1.28%) Fortinet
11 5 (1.28%) Rapid7
11 5 (1.28%) ScanSafe
11 5 (1.28%) SolarWinds
11 5 (1.28%) Sophos
11 5 (1.28%) Xerox
12 4 (1.02%) LogRhythm
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harris Global
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East Riding
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Unrivalled Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
PwC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: DOE + Bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bradford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Up to £45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Unrivalled Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Sheffield
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £82000.00 - £92000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago