Period
to 25 November 2017

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 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 44 72
Rank change year-on-year -32 +28 +49
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 24 74 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 1.95% 4.81% 3.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 5.52% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 24 54 45
North Yorkshire median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +17.65% +11.84%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,875 £28,000
90th Percentile £82,000 £65,000 £75,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.65% -

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 1079 1341 1635
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 87.87% 87.25% 90.63%
Number of salaries quoted 877 1061 1442
North Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,000 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +0.00%

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 25 November 2017.

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 25 November 2017. 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
Harrogate +16 9 £60,000 -
Skipton +6 9 £40,000 +14.29%
York -26 3 £82,000 +31.20% 1
Knaresborough -2 1 £60,000 +20.00%
Middlesbrough -8 1 £30,000 -25.00%
Northallerton - 1 £55,000 -
Information Security
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 12 (50.00%) CISA
1 12 (50.00%) CISM
2 8 (33.33%) Unix
2 8 (33.33%) CISSP
2 8 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (29.17%) Network Security
4 6 (25.00%) Linux
4 6 (25.00%) Firmware
4 6 (25.00%) Windows
4 6 (25.00%) GSEC
4 6 (25.00%) Compliance Audit
5 5 (20.83%) Identity Access Management
5 5 (20.83%) CISMP
5 5 (20.83%) PCI DSS
5 5 (20.83%) Security Architecture
5 5 (20.83%) Firewall
5 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
5 5 (20.83%) GIAC
6 4 (16.67%) Finance
6 4 (16.67%) Middleware
6 4 (16.67%) SIEM
6 4 (16.67%) SaaS
6 4 (16.67%) TOGAF
6 4 (16.67%) Cryptography
6 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (12.50%) IT Audit
7 3 (12.50%) IaaS
7 3 (12.50%) Line Management
7 3 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (12.50%) Data Centre

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) SaaS
2 3 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (12.50%) IaaS
2 3 (12.50%) PaaS
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.17%) Force.com
3 1 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) Network Security
2 5 (20.83%) Firewall
3 3 (12.50%) SMS
4 2 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Architect
2 6 (25.00%) Information Officer
2 6 (25.00%) Information Security Officer
2 6 (25.00%) Security Officer
3 4 (16.67%) Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Information Security Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Security Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Security Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Security Specialist
4 3 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Compliance Specialist
4 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (12.50%) IT Security Specialist
4 3 (12.50%) Security Compliance Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) IT Manager
6 1 (4.17%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
2 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (12.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Unix
2 6 (25.00%) Linux
2 6 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Compliance Audit
2 5 (20.83%) Identity Access Management
2 5 (20.83%) Security Architecture
3 4 (16.67%) Cryptography
3 4 (16.67%) SIEM
3 4 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 3 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (12.50%) High Availability
4 3 (12.50%) IT Audit
4 3 (12.50%) IT Strategy
4 3 (12.50%) ITIL
4 3 (12.50%) Line Management
4 3 (12.50%) Migration
4 3 (12.50%) OWASP
4 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 3 (12.50%) Supplier Management
5 2 (8.33%) Information Security Management
5 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.33%) Security Management
5 2 (8.33%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) CISA
1 12 (50.00%) CISM
2 8 (33.33%) CISSP
3 6 (25.00%) GSEC
4 5 (20.83%) CISMP
4 5 (20.83%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (20.83%) PCI DSS
3 3 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (4.17%) COBIT
4 1 (4.17%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (4.17%) GDPR
4 1 (4.17%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Google
1 1 (4.17%) Splunk