The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Harrogate with a requirement for Information Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
North Yorkshire / Harrogate
Rank 43 40 61
Rank change year-on-year -3 +21  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 2 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Harrogate 0.85% 3.13% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 3.88% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 2
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +35.29%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  

Information Security is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Harrogate with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Harrogate
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 196 258 361
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Harrogate 83.40% 80.88% 93.77%
Number of salaries quoted 174 236 327
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Harrogate

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Harrogate citing Information Security as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Harrogate

Information Security
Salary Trend in Harrogate

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security in Harrogate.

Salary trend for Information Security in Harrogate

Information Security
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Harrogate region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
1 5 (83.33%) Risk Assessment
1 5 (83.33%) Nessus
1 5 (83.33%) Security Testing
1 5 (83.33%) LogRhythm
2 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 4 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) Malware Detection/Protection

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Security Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Information Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Security Analyst
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Risk Assessment
1 5 (83.33%) Security Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) LogRhythm