Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Cyber Essentials skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cyber Essentials over the 6 months to 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cyber Essentials
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 193 238 273
Rank change year-on-year +45 +35 +33
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Essentials 34 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.71% 0.21% 0.055%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.93% 2.00% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 31 11 4
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -21.30% -16.92%
10th Percentile £30,250 £39,750 £50,400
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £56,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% -16.67% -16.92%

Cyber Essentials is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 689 701 955
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 14.36% 10.56% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 554 585 812
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £25,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £62,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75% +6.67%

Cyber Essentials
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Cyber Essentials as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Cyber Essentials in West Yorkshire

Cyber Essentials
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Cyber Essentials in West Yorkshire

Cyber Essentials
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Cyber Essentials in West Yorkshire

Cyber Essentials
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 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
Leeds +47 34 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Cyber Essentials
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cyber Essentials.

1 34 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (50.00%) Information Security
3 16 (47.06%) Firewall
4 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
4 15 (44.12%) Penetration Testing
4 15 (44.12%) Security Testing
5 14 (41.18%) VPN
6 12 (35.29%) PCI DSS
6 12 (35.29%) GDPR
7 10 (29.41%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 10 (29.41%) Data Protection
7 10 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 9 (26.47%) Data Protection Act
8 9 (26.47%) Security Auditing
8 9 (26.47%) Business Continuity
8 9 (26.47%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (26.47%) Telecoms
9 8 (23.53%) Cisco
9 8 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (20.59%) Security Architecture
10 7 (20.59%) Security Operations
10 7 (20.59%) LAN
11 6 (17.65%) WAN
11 6 (17.65%) DHCP
11 6 (17.65%) Windows
11 6 (17.65%) DNS
11 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
11 6 (17.65%) Change Management
11 6 (17.65%) MS Exchange
11 6 (17.65%) Management Information System

Cyber Essentials
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (8.82%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.82%) PaaS
2 3 (8.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (47.06%) Firewall
2 14 (41.18%) VPN
3 8 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (20.59%) LAN
5 6 (17.65%) DHCP
5 6 (17.65%) DNS
5 6 (17.65%) VLAN
5 6 (17.65%) WAN
5 6 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) PerformancePoint
1 3 (8.82%) PowerPivot
1 3 (8.82%) SAP Data Services
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (26.47%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.82%) Law
3 2 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Analyst
1 12 (35.29%) Security Analyst
2 8 (23.53%) IT Manager
2 8 (23.53%) Security Specialist
3 7 (20.59%) Information Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) Information Security Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) IT Security Specialist
4 3 (8.82%) Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Coordinator
5 2 (5.88%) IT Security Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Security Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco Security Specialist
6 1 (2.94%) Information Security Officer
6 1 (2.94%) Information Security Specialist
6 1 (2.94%) Information Specialist
6 1 (2.94%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Network Security Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Data Protection Act
2 6 (17.65%) Cyberthreat
2 6 (17.65%) Management Information System
3 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Windows
1 6 (17.65%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Information Security
2 15 (44.12%) Penetration Testing
2 15 (44.12%) Security Testing
3 10 (29.41%) Data Protection
4 9 (26.47%) Business Continuity
4 9 (26.47%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (26.47%) Security Auditing
5 7 (20.59%) Security Architecture
5 7 (20.59%) Security Operations
6 6 (17.65%) Capacity Management
6 6 (17.65%) Change Management
6 6 (17.65%) DevOps
6 6 (17.65%) Hardware Maintenance
6 6 (17.65%) Migration
6 6 (17.65%) Risk Management
6 6 (17.65%) Security Patching
6 6 (17.65%) Strategic Planning
7 4 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (11.76%) Security Management
8 3 (8.82%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) SQL
2 3 (8.82%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) CISSP
2 1 (2.94%) CISA
2 1 (2.94%) CISM
2 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (35.29%) GDPR
2 12 (35.29%) PCI DSS
3 10 (29.41%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 10 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
1 6 (17.65%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
2 8 (23.53%) Cisco
3 3 (8.82%) IBM
3 3 (8.82%) SAP
4 1 (2.94%) Nintex