Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 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)
West Yorkshire > Wakefield
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 43 37
Rank change year-on-year +3 -6 +20
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 2 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 0.80% 1.41% 2.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 1.63% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 9
Wakefield median annual salary £45,000 £60,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +71.43% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £57,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £62,500 £50,000
West 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 Wakefield with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wakefield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 200 245 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 79.68% 86.57% 74.27%
Number of salaries quoted 179 237 131
Wakefield median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% - +17.19%
10th Percentile £21,850 £23,600 £23,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Wakefield

Information Security
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Salary trend for Information Security in Wakefield

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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Data Security
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Information Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Security Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Security
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001