Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 90 98
Rank change year-on-year +8 +8 +33
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 12 21 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.08% 1.52% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 1.79% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 14
South Yorkshire median annual salary £82,000 £60,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.67% +11.63% -2.27%
10th Percentile £42,500 £45,200 £40,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,000 £60,125
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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 962 1176 1408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 86.90% 85.16% 87.18%
Number of salaries quoted 814 970 1239
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% +5.48%
10th Percentile £25,825 £26,225 £24,200
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £58,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +0.69%

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in South Yorkshire

Information Security
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Information Security in South Yorkshire

Information Security
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security in South Yorkshire

Information Security
Job Locations in South 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 South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 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
Sheffield -1 9 £71,000 +18.33%
Doncaster - 1 £45,000 -
Information Security
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Process Management
2 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 4 (33.33%) SaaS
2 4 (33.33%) IaaS
2 4 (33.33%) Line Management
3 3 (25.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 3 (25.00%) Business Transformation
3 3 (25.00%) IT Strategy
3 3 (25.00%) PaaS
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (25.00%) Firewall
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) LAN
4 2 (16.67%) WLAN
4 2 (16.67%) CCNP
4 2 (16.67%) CCNA
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Information Security Management
4 2 (16.67%) Security Management
4 2 (16.67%) Wireless
4 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) Data Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) Local Government
4 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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 (33.33%) IaaS
1 4 (33.33%) SaaS
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (25.00%) PaaS
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) LAN
2 2 (16.67%) Wireless
2 2 (16.67%) WLAN
3 1 (8.33%) BGP
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (8.33%) MPLS
3 1 (8.33%) SNMP
3 1 (8.33%) SSH
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) Wireshark
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Local Government
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Business Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Data Protection Officer
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Information Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Line Management
1 4 (33.33%) Process Management
1 4 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Business Transformation
2 3 (25.00%) IT Strategy
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 2 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) Data Privacy
3 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) Information Security Management
3 2 (16.67%) Open Source
3 2 (16.67%) Security Management
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CCNA
1 2 (16.67%) CCNP
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) CCDA
2 1 (8.33%) CCDP
2 1 (8.33%) CCIE
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (16.67%) GDPR
3 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Nessus
1 1 (8.33%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) Acunetix
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds