Period
to 23 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 6 months to 23 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 71 72 61
Rank change year-on-year +1 -11 -9
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 37 37 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 3.25% 2.76% 3.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.53% 3.04% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 30 43 46
North Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £72,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.59% +74.70% -7.78%
10th Percentile £34,525 £38,350 £33,125
90th Percentile £70,750 £82,500 £63,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +16.28% -4.44%

Information Security is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,048 1,219 1,413
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 92.01% 90.97% 91.52%
Number of salaries quoted 807 1,031 1,197
North Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +1.91%
10th Percentile £22,250 £26,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £53,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +3.66% +2.50%

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

Job postings citing Information Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in North Yorkshire

Information Security
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Information Security in North Yorkshire

Information Security
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in North Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Information Security in North Yorkshire

Information Security
Job Locations in North 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 North Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 March 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York +5 12 £47,500 -42.07% 1
Harrogate -5 9 £52,500 -23.64%
Middlesbrough -5 2 £53,000 +76.67%
Knaresborough +3 1 £67,500 +50.00%
Information Security
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2019, IT jobs citing Information Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 18 (48.65%) Firewall
2 17 (45.95%) Windows
3 16 (43.24%) Linux
4 13 (35.14%) CISSP
4 13 (35.14%) SIEM
5 12 (32.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (32.43%) Finance
5 12 (32.43%) GDPR
6 10 (27.03%) CISM
7 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
7 9 (24.32%) Management Information System
7 9 (24.32%) Network Security
7 9 (24.32%) Security Architecture
8 8 (21.62%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (21.62%) OWASP
8 8 (21.62%) Cryptography
8 8 (21.62%) CheckPoint
8 8 (21.62%) Internet
8 8 (21.62%) Middleware
8 8 (21.62%) AIX
8 8 (21.62%) Security Operations
8 8 (21.62%) Identity Access Management
8 8 (21.62%) Virtual Environments
9 7 (18.92%) CISA
9 7 (18.92%) Data Protection
9 7 (18.92%) PCI DSS
10 6 (16.22%) Intrusion Detection
10 6 (16.22%) WebSphere
10 6 (16.22%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (16.22%) CRISC

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in North 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 6 (16.22%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.62%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (48.65%) Firewall
2 9 (24.32%) Network Security
3 8 (21.62%) Internet
4 6 (16.22%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (10.81%) Wireless
6 2 (5.41%) NAS
6 2 (5.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Power BI
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Metasploit
General
1 12 (32.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Architect
2 8 (21.62%) Security Architect
3 7 (18.92%) Consultant
3 7 (18.92%) Information Architect
3 7 (18.92%) Information Security Architect
3 7 (18.92%) Security Manager
4 6 (16.22%) Network Consultant
4 6 (16.22%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (13.51%) Information Manager
5 5 (13.51%) Information Security Manager
5 5 (13.51%) Unix Consultant
6 4 (10.81%) Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Windows Consultant
6 4 (10.81%) Windows Technical Consultant
7 3 (8.11%) Administrator
7 3 (8.11%) Head of IT
7 3 (8.11%) IT Manager
7 3 (8.11%) IT Security Manager
7 3 (8.11%) Security Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) Middleware
2 1 (2.70%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 17 (45.95%) Windows
2 16 (43.24%) Linux
3 8 (21.62%) AIX
4 6 (16.22%) Unix
5 3 (8.11%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.70%) Android
6 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.70%) Kali Linux
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Phone
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) SIEM
2 9 (24.32%) Security Architecture
3 8 (21.62%) Cryptography
3 8 (21.62%) Identity Access Management
3 8 (21.62%) OWASP
3 8 (21.62%) Security Operations
3 8 (21.62%) Virtual Environments
4 7 (18.92%) Data Protection
5 6 (16.22%) Information Security Management
5 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 6 (16.22%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (16.22%) Security Management
6 5 (13.51%) Computer Science
6 5 (13.51%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (13.51%) ITIL
7 4 (10.81%) Scrum
8 3 (8.11%) BCP
8 3 (8.11%) Business Continuity
8 3 (8.11%) Risk Management
8 3 (8.11%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (35.14%) CISSP
2 10 (27.03%) CISM
3 7 (18.92%) CISA
4 6 (16.22%) CGEIT
4 6 (16.22%) CRISC
4 6 (16.22%) PCI QSA
5 5 (13.51%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (13.51%) Degree
6 2 (5.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (2.70%) GCIH
7 1 (2.70%) GIAC
7 1 (2.70%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (32.43%) GDPR
1 12 (32.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (18.92%) PCI DSS
3 4 (10.81%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (8.11%) COBIT
5 2 (5.41%) PSD2
6 1 (2.70%) ISO 22301
6 1 (2.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Forum Sentry
2 3 (8.11%) SCCM
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.70%) Nessus
3 1 (2.70%) Nmap
3 1 (2.70%) SCOM
3 1 (2.70%) SCOrch
3 1 (2.70%) SCSM
3 1 (2.70%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.62%) CheckPoint
3 6 (16.22%) F5
4 2 (5.41%) VMware
5 1 (2.70%) Cadence