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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 80 116 127
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +11
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 172 167 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.10% 2.42% 2.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.48% 2.71% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 132 146 120
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,000 £30,225
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £49,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.52%
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
4947 6172 6048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 89.23% 89.48% 85.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4127 5038 4733
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 £29,633 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +40 131 £50,000 +17.64% 16
North Yorkshire +7 25 £50,000 +17.64% 2
South Yorkshire +14 14 £55,000 +22.22% 2
East Yorkshire - 1 £65,000 -
Information Security
England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 183 (44.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 146 (35.70%) PCI DSS
3 141 (34.47%) CISSP
4 126 (30.81%) Finance
5 125 (30.56%) Risk Management
6 110 (26.89%) Management Information System
7 94 (22.98%) CISM
8 88 (21.52%) CISA
9 82 (20.05%) Windows
10 68 (16.63%) ITIL
11 67 (16.38%) Data Protection
12 61 (14.91%) Java
13 59 (14.43%) Firewall
14 56 (13.69%) Degree
14 56 (13.69%) Cybersecurity
15 53 (12.96%) Unix
16 52 (12.71%) Penetration Testing
17 50 (12.22%) Analytical Skills
18 48 (11.74%) SQL
19 47 (11.49%) COBIT
20 44 (10.76%) Linux
21 43 (10.51%) Disaster Recovery
22 41 (10.02%) Security Management
22 41 (10.02%) Python
23 39 (9.54%) Oracle
23 39 (9.54%) Microsoft
24 37 (9.05%) Perl
24 37 (9.05%) Mobile App
25 36 (8.80%) Data Protection Act
25 36 (8.80%) Security Cleared

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 16 (3.91%) IIS
2 10 (2.44%) CMS
3 6 (1.47%) Tomcat
4 4 (0.98%) CloudStack
4 4 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (0.98%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.73%) JBoss
5 3 (0.73%) Skype for Business
5 3 (0.73%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (2.93%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.69%) MS Office
3 2 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.69%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.96%) SaaS
3 5 (1.22%) IaaS
3 5 (1.22%) Mimecast
4 3 (0.73%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (14.43%) Firewall
2 33 (8.07%) Wireless
3 27 (6.60%) Wireless Security
4 26 (6.36%) Network Security
5 19 (4.65%) VPN
6 17 (4.16%) Internet
7 16 (3.91%) TCP/IP
8 15 (3.67%) VoIP
9 12 (2.93%) HTTP
10 11 (2.69%) DNS
11 10 (2.44%) Intrusion Detection
11 10 (2.44%) SNMP
11 10 (2.44%) WAN
12 8 (1.96%) SAN
12 8 (1.96%) SSL
13 7 (1.71%) IPsec
14 6 (1.47%) LAN
15 5 (1.22%) Avaya Modular Messaging
15 5 (1.22%) CTI
15 5 (1.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (8.80%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.67%) MySQL
3 13 (3.18%) DB2
4 11 (2.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (2.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (2.44%) QlikView
5 10 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (1.96%) MongoDB
7 7 (1.71%) Big Data
7 7 (1.71%) Hadoop
8 5 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (0.98%) OLAP
9 4 (0.98%) OLTP
10 3 (0.73%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.24%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (2.93%) JIRA
2 11 (2.69%) Jenkins
3 10 (2.44%) Git (software)
4 8 (1.96%) Metasploit
5 7 (1.71%) Subversion
6 6 (1.47%) Bugzilla
6 6 (1.47%) Burp Suite
6 6 (1.47%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (1.47%) SoapUI
6 6 (1.47%) Toad
7 5 (1.22%) AppScan
8 3 (0.73%) Hudson
8 3 (0.73%) Selenium
8 3 (0.73%) Spock
9 2 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 126 (30.81%) Finance
2 25 (6.11%) Publishing
3 24 (5.87%) Legal
4 21 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 17 (4.16%) Retail
6 9 (2.20%) Back Office
7 2 (0.49%) Banking
7 2 (0.49%) Games
7 2 (0.49%) Law
7 2 (0.49%) Local Government
7 2 (0.49%) Marketing
7 2 (0.49%) Military
8 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.24%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 94 (22.98%) Analyst
2 79 (19.32%) Security Manager
3 60 (14.67%) Security Analyst
4 56 (13.69%) Information Security Manager
5 45 (11.00%) Information Manager
6 37 (9.05%) Security Officer
7 36 (8.80%) IT Manager
8 35 (8.56%) Tester
9 33 (8.07%) IT Security Manager
10 28 (6.85%) Information Security Officer
11 27 (6.60%) Information Officer
12 24 (5.87%) IT Analyst
13 21 (5.13%) Penetration Tester
14 20 (4.89%) Consultant
14 20 (4.89%) IT Security Analyst
15 19 (4.65%) Security Consultant
16 18 (4.40%) Architect
16 18 (4.40%) CISSP Analyst
16 18 (4.40%) Junior
16 18 (4.40%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (7.09%) .NET
2 12 (2.93%) J2EE
3 11 (2.69%) SOAP
4 10 (2.44%) HTML
5 8 (1.96%) 802.1X
6 7 (1.71%) ActiveMQ
6 7 (1.71%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (1.22%) REST
8 4 (0.98%) CSS
9 3 (0.73%) AngularJS
9 3 (0.73%) Apache Camel
9 3 (0.73%) CSS3
9 3 (0.73%) HTML5
9 3 (0.73%) jQuery
9 3 (0.73%) Middleware
9 3 (0.73%) Spring
9 3 (0.73%) Web Services
10 2 (0.49%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 2 (0.49%) SailPoint
10 2 (0.49%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 110 (26.89%) Management Information System
2 50 (12.22%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (9.05%) Mobile App
4 36 (8.80%) Data Protection Act
5 34 (8.31%) CESG
6 14 (3.42%) iPad
7 13 (3.18%) Cyberthreat
8 10 (2.44%) Data Centre
8 10 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (2.44%) Security Operations Centre
9 7 (1.71%) Enterprise Storage
9 7 (1.71%) Fintech
10 6 (1.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 6 (1.47%) RSA SecurID
10 6 (1.47%) Smartphone
11 5 (1.22%) IVR
11 5 (1.22%) Virtual Team
12 4 (0.98%) Public Cloud
13 3 (0.73%) Computer Science
13 3 (0.73%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 82 (20.05%) Windows
2 53 (12.96%) Unix
3 44 (10.76%) Linux
4 18 (4.40%) Windows Server
5 15 (3.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (2.44%) Apple iOS
7 9 (2.20%) Android
7 9 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (2.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (1.71%) Kali Linux
9 4 (0.98%) Solaris
10 3 (0.73%) AIX
10 3 (0.73%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (30.56%) Risk Management
2 68 (16.63%) ITIL
3 67 (16.38%) Data Protection
4 56 (13.69%) Cybersecurity
5 52 (12.71%) Penetration Testing
6 43 (10.51%) Disaster Recovery
7 41 (10.02%) Security Management
8 32 (7.82%) Information Security Management
9 29 (7.09%) Continuous Improvement
10 27 (6.60%) Agile Software Development
10 27 (6.60%) E-Commerce
11 26 (6.36%) IT Audit
12 24 (5.87%) Business Continuity
13 20 (4.89%) ISMS
13 20 (4.89%) Security Testing
13 20 (4.89%) Stakeholder Management
14 19 (4.65%) Performance Management
15 18 (4.40%) Change Management
15 18 (4.40%) High Availability
15 18 (4.40%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 61 (14.91%) Java
2 48 (11.74%) SQL
3 41 (10.02%) Python
4 37 (9.05%) Perl
5 33 (8.07%) Ruby
6 30 (7.33%) C
7 29 (7.09%) C++
8 27 (6.60%) PHP
9 20 (4.89%) C#
10 15 (3.67%) Bash Shell
11 13 (3.18%) PL/SQL
12 11 (2.69%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.47%) Groovy
13 6 (1.47%) JavaScript
14 3 (0.73%) Apple Swift
14 3 (0.73%) Objective-C
14 3 (0.73%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 141 (34.47%) CISSP
2 94 (22.98%) CISM
3 88 (21.52%) CISA
4 56 (13.69%) Degree
5 36 (8.80%) Security Cleared
6 32 (7.82%) SC Cleared
7 28 (6.85%) CREST Certified
8 25 (6.11%) CEH
9 22 (5.38%) Cisco Certification
9 22 (5.38%) CRISC
10 18 (4.40%) CISMP
11 17 (4.16%) CCNP
12 15 (3.67%) GIAC
13 12 (2.93%) CCNA
13 12 (2.93%) CompTIA Security+
13 12 (2.93%) Security+ Certification
14 10 (2.44%) RHCE
15 8 (1.96%) CCIE
15 8 (1.96%) CCSP
15 8 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 183 (44.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 146 (35.70%) PCI DSS
3 47 (11.49%) COBIT
4 16 (3.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 12 (2.93%) ISO27002
6 10 (2.44%) Data Quality
6 10 (2.44%) ISO 9001
7 8 (1.96%) SLA
8 7 (1.71%) ISAE 3402
8 7 (1.71%) SSAE 16
9 3 (0.73%) BS25999
9 3 (0.73%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 3 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 3 (0.73%) RMADS
9 3 (0.73%) Val IT
10 2 (0.49%) Disclosure Scotland
10 2 (0.49%) Solvency II
11 1 (0.24%) COSO
11 1 (0.24%) QA
System Software
1 24 (5.87%) Active Directory
2 16 (3.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.44%) Terminal Services
4 9 (2.20%) vSphere
5 4 (0.98%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.73%) Docker
6 3 (0.73%) KVM
6 3 (0.73%) Xen
7 2 (0.49%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.49%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.24%) Firmware
8 1 (0.24%) Snort
Systems Management
1 19 (4.65%) Nessus
2 11 (2.69%) Ansible
3 9 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (2.20%) Salt
4 8 (1.96%) Puppet
5 5 (1.22%) Nexpose
6 4 (0.98%) Nagios
7 3 (0.73%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 3 (0.73%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (0.73%) HP Fortify
7 3 (0.73%) Munin
7 3 (0.73%) OpenNMS
7 3 (0.73%) OSSEC
7 3 (0.73%) yum
7 3 (0.73%) Zenoss
8 2 (0.49%) RSA Archer
9 1 (0.24%) CFEngine
9 1 (0.24%) Grafana
9 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.24%) Opsview
Vendors
1 39 (9.54%) Microsoft
1 39 (9.54%) Oracle
2 28 (6.85%) Cisco
3 20 (4.89%) Red Hat
3 20 (4.89%) VMware
4 15 (3.67%) F5
5 12 (2.93%) CheckPoint
6 11 (2.69%) Citrix
7 9 (2.20%) Forcepoint
8 8 (1.96%) HP
8 8 (1.96%) Symantec
9 7 (1.71%) Avaya
10 6 (1.47%) Apple
10 6 (1.47%) Fortinet
10 6 (1.47%) SolarWinds
11 5 (1.22%) Rapid7
11 5 (1.22%) ScanSafe
11 5 (1.22%) Splunk
11 5 (1.22%) Verint
11 5 (1.22%) Xerox
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