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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 141 82 127
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +45
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 95 217 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.81% 3.38% 2.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 3.85% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 64 182 120
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,300 £65,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%

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
4720 5637 6485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 89.68% 87.76% 89.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4044 4694 5300
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 £60,000 £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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 -46 66 £40,000 -14.89% 11
North Yorkshire -25 19 £40,000 -11.11%
South Yorkshire -13 6 - - 4
East Yorkshire -1 4 £26,000 -
Information Security
England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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.

1 106 (40.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 84 (32.06%) PCI DSS
3 83 (31.68%) CISSP
4 75 (28.63%) Windows
4 75 (28.63%) Firewall
5 70 (26.72%) Degree
6 69 (26.34%) Management Information System
7 63 (24.05%) CISM
8 54 (20.61%) Finance
9 46 (17.56%) CISA
9 46 (17.56%) Linux
10 39 (14.89%) Penetration Testing
11 36 (13.74%) ITIL
12 35 (13.36%) Microsoft
13 34 (12.98%) Network Security
14 31 (11.83%) Java
15 30 (11.45%) .NET
15 30 (11.45%) Security Management
15 30 (11.45%) Windows Server 2008
16 29 (11.07%) Vulnerability Scanning
16 29 (11.07%) Risk Management
17 28 (10.69%) Unix
17 28 (10.69%) Cybersecurity
18 27 (10.31%) Information Security Management
19 26 (9.92%) CEH
19 26 (9.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
20 25 (9.54%) SSCP
20 25 (9.54%) C
20 25 (9.54%) Security Architecture
21 24 (9.16%) C#

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 7 (2.67%) IIS
2 6 (2.29%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (1.53%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.53%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.76%) CMS
4 2 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.76%) Umbraco
Applications
1 21 (8.02%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.82%) MS Office
3 1 (0.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.91%) Office 365
3 2 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.76%) PaaS
3 2 (0.76%) SaaS
4 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.38%) GitHub
4 1 (0.38%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 75 (28.63%) Firewall
2 34 (12.98%) Network Security
3 24 (9.16%) Internet
3 24 (9.16%) Wireless
4 22 (8.40%) VPN
5 20 (7.63%) TCP/IP
6 15 (5.73%) LAN
6 15 (5.73%) WAN
7 11 (4.20%) Wireless Security
8 8 (3.05%) HTTP
9 6 (2.29%) SAN
9 6 (2.29%) SSL
10 4 (1.53%) DNS
10 4 (1.53%) Wireshark
11 3 (1.15%) WebEx
12 2 (0.76%) DHCP
12 2 (0.76%) Intrusion Detection
12 2 (0.76%) IP Telephony
13 1 (0.38%) Intranet
13 1 (0.38%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.58%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (1.91%) MongoDB
3 5 (1.91%) NoSQL
3 5 (1.91%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.15%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (2.67%) Burp Suite
2 4 (1.53%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.38%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
General
1 54 (20.61%) Finance
2 15 (5.73%) Legal
2 15 (5.73%) Retail
3 11 (4.20%) Publishing
4 7 (2.67%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.29%) Banking
5 6 (2.29%) Games
6 4 (1.53%) Advertising
7 3 (1.15%) Local Government
8 2 (0.76%) Marketing
9 1 (0.38%) Back Office
9 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 73 (27.86%) Analyst
2 47 (17.94%) Security Analyst
3 27 (10.31%) Security Manager
4 24 (9.16%) Security Specialist
5 23 (8.78%) Tester
6 20 (7.63%) Information Analyst
6 20 (7.63%) Information Security Analyst
6 20 (7.63%) Penetration Tester
7 19 (7.25%) Architect
8 18 (6.87%) Information Manager
8 18 (6.87%) Information Security Manager
8 18 (6.87%) IT Analyst
8 18 (6.87%) IT Security Analyst
9 17 (6.49%) Consultant
10 16 (6.11%) Information Security Specialist
10 16 (6.11%) Information Specialist
11 15 (5.73%) Security Consultant
12 14 (5.34%) Developer
12 14 (5.34%) Security Architect
13 13 (4.96%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (11.45%) .NET
2 12 (4.58%) HTML
3 8 (3.05%) HTML5
4 7 (2.67%) CSS
5 6 (2.29%) .NET Framework
5 6 (2.29%) 802.1X
5 6 (2.29%) Ajax
5 6 (2.29%) jQuery
5 6 (2.29%) Middleware
6 5 (1.91%) Django
6 5 (1.91%) Node.js
6 5 (1.91%) Pylons
6 5 (1.91%) Pyramid
6 5 (1.91%) Ruby on Rails
6 5 (1.91%) web2py
7 3 (1.15%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.76%) CSS3
9 1 (0.38%) Regular Expression
9 1 (0.38%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 69 (26.34%) Management Information System
2 18 (6.87%) Computer Science
3 16 (6.11%) CESG
4 15 (5.73%) Mobile App
5 14 (5.34%) Driving Licence
6 12 (4.58%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (4.58%) Mainframe
7 11 (4.20%) Data Centre
8 8 (3.05%) Virtual Team
9 7 (2.67%) Clustering
10 6 (2.29%) User Experience
11 4 (1.53%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (1.53%) Cyberthreat
11 4 (1.53%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (1.53%) Private Cloud
11 4 (1.53%) Public Cloud
12 3 (1.15%) iPad
12 3 (1.15%) iPhone
12 3 (1.15%) Replication
12 3 (1.15%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 75 (28.63%) Windows
2 46 (17.56%) Linux
3 30 (11.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (10.69%) Unix
5 23 (8.78%) Windows Server
5 23 (8.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (3.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (2.67%) Kali Linux
8 6 (2.29%) AIX
8 6 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.53%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.15%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.15%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (14.89%) Penetration Testing
2 36 (13.74%) ITIL
3 30 (11.45%) Security Management
4 29 (11.07%) Risk Management
4 29 (11.07%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 28 (10.69%) Cybersecurity
6 27 (10.31%) Information Security Management
7 26 (9.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 25 (9.54%) Security Architecture
9 22 (8.40%) SIEM
10 20 (7.63%) ISMS
11 19 (7.25%) Security Testing
11 19 (7.25%) TOGAF
12 16 (6.11%) ERP
13 15 (5.73%) E-Commerce
13 15 (5.73%) Service Management
14 14 (5.34%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (5.34%) Ethical Hacking
15 13 (4.96%) Data Security
15 13 (4.96%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (11.83%) Java
2 25 (9.54%) C
3 24 (9.16%) C#
3 24 (9.16%) C++
4 23 (8.78%) Python
5 21 (8.02%) Perl
5 21 (8.02%) PHP
5 21 (8.02%) Ruby
6 20 (7.63%) JavaScript
7 13 (4.96%) SQL
8 9 (3.44%) PowerShell
9 8 (3.05%) VB.NET
10 6 (2.29%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 83 (31.68%) CISSP
2 70 (26.72%) Degree
3 63 (24.05%) CISM
4 46 (17.56%) CISA
5 26 (9.92%) CEH
6 25 (9.54%) SSCP
7 24 (9.16%) CISMP
8 23 (8.78%) CREST Certified
9 19 (7.25%) CompTIA Security+
9 19 (7.25%) Security+ Certification
10 14 (5.34%) GIAC
10 14 (5.34%) MCSE
10 14 (5.34%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (4.96%) MCP
11 13 (4.96%) MCSA
11 13 (4.96%) OSCP
11 13 (4.96%) Security Cleared
12 12 (4.58%) SC Cleared
13 10 (3.82%) Cisco Certification
14 9 (3.44%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (40.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 84 (32.06%) PCI DSS
3 11 (4.20%) SLA
4 6 (2.29%) QA
5 2 (0.76%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (0.38%) COBIT
6 1 (0.38%) ISO27002
System Software
1 19 (7.25%) VMware ESXi
2 16 (6.11%) Active Directory
3 13 (4.96%) Hyper-V
4 12 (4.58%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.15%) vSphere
6 2 (0.76%) XenApp
6 2 (0.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (6.87%) Nessus
2 8 (3.05%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 8 (3.05%) CSIRT
3 6 (2.29%) Puppet
4 5 (1.91%) Nmap
5 4 (1.53%) QRadar
6 3 (1.15%) DameWare
6 3 (1.15%) Perfmon
7 1 (0.38%) Ansible
7 1 (0.38%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.38%) Salt
Vendors
1 35 (13.36%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.87%) Cisco
3 13 (4.96%) Citrix
3 13 (4.96%) VMware
4 9 (3.44%) F5
4 9 (3.44%) LogRhythm
5 8 (3.05%) Splunk
6 7 (2.67%) Red Hat
7 6 (2.29%) HP
7 6 (2.29%) Oracle
7 6 (2.29%) Riverbed
8 5 (1.91%) CheckPoint
8 5 (1.91%) Juniper
9 4 (1.53%) CommVault
9 4 (1.53%) Dell Compellent
9 4 (1.53%) IBM
9 4 (1.53%) Intel Security
9 4 (1.53%) LogLogic
9 4 (1.53%) NetApp
9 4 (1.53%) Nimble Storage
Yorkshire
iSource IT
Salary: Corporate Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £6000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits + TOP 10
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Good Bens & Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Rullion
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Rullion
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Maxfield Search & Selection
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
NHS Digital
Salary: £40,028 - £48,034 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
NHS Digital
Salary: £26,302 - £68,484 pa
Posted: 23 days ago
Wakefield
West Yorkshire Police
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago