The median annual salary for a Security Specialist was - in advertised job vacancies in North Yorkshire during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Specialist
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 77 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Specialist 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire - 0.78% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.79% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Median salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
North Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 743 761 1011
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 98.41% 98.32% 98.92%
Number of salaries quoted 647 642 930
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Security Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Yorkshire that featured Security Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Security Specialist in North Yorkshire

Security Specialist
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Security Specialist in North Yorkshire

Security Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Security Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North Yorkshire region featuring Security Specialist in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (57.14%) Fat Client
2 4 (57.14%) Network Security
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (57.14%) Infoblox
2 4 (57.14%) Imperva
2 4 (57.14%) F5
2 4 (57.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 4 (57.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 4 (57.14%) Line Management
2 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
2 4 (57.14%) DHCP
2 4 (57.14%) DNS
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) CCNP
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) Thin Client
2 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
2 4 (57.14%) OSPF
2 4 (57.14%) BGP
2 4 (57.14%) NetScreen
2 4 (57.14%) Blue Coat
2 4 (57.14%) CCSE
2 4 (57.14%) BIG-IP

Security Specialist Skill Set
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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) BGP
2 4 (57.14%) BIG-IP
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (57.14%) DHCP
2 4 (57.14%) DMVPN
2 4 (57.14%) DNS
2 4 (57.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 4 (57.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 4 (57.14%) NetScreen
2 4 (57.14%) Network Security
2 4 (57.14%) OSPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Fat Client
1 4 (57.14%) Thin Client
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
1 4 (57.14%) Line Management
1 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Malware Detection/Protection
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CCNP
1 4 (57.14%) CCSE
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Blue Coat
1 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix
1 4 (57.14%) F5
1 4 (57.14%) Imperva
1 4 (57.14%) Infoblox
1 4 (57.14%) VMware