Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Cybersecurity skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cybersecurity over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cybersecurity
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 199 185 231
Rank change year-on-year -14 +46 +60
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 56 93 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.82% 1.21% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 1.33% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 39 50 66
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +22.22% -
10th Percentile £33,250 £27,753 £35,500
90th Percentile £76,600 £70,000 £53,125
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -26.09% +27.78% -

Cybersecurity 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6236 7013 8417
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 91.40% 91.22% 90.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5241 6015 6760
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £65,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +0.69%

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity in West Yorkshire

Cybersecurity
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Cybersecurity in West Yorkshire

Cybersecurity
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cybersecurity in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Cybersecurity in West Yorkshire

Cybersecurity
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 Cybersecurity within the West 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
Leeds +7 44 £46,250 -9.31% 11
Bradford -8 5 £34,000 -47.69%
Wakefield +3 2 £35,000 -41.67%
Halifax - 2 £67,500 - 1
Batley - 1 £45,000 -
Cybersecurity
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Cybersecurity 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 29 (51.79%) Information Security
2 19 (33.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (25.00%) Finance
4 13 (23.21%) Firewall
5 12 (21.43%) Risk Management
6 11 (19.64%) LAN
6 11 (19.64%) WAN
6 11 (19.64%) Network Security
7 10 (17.86%) CISSP
8 9 (16.07%) IT Audit
9 8 (14.29%) ITIL
9 8 (14.29%) Windows
9 8 (14.29%) Retail
10 7 (12.50%) Security Management
10 7 (12.50%) Management Information System
10 7 (12.50%) Python
10 7 (12.50%) TCP/IP
10 7 (12.50%) Avaya
10 7 (12.50%) Data Protection
10 7 (12.50%) SIEM
10 7 (12.50%) Node.js
11 6 (10.71%) ISMS
11 6 (10.71%) Ruby
11 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
11 6 (10.71%) Information Security Management
11 6 (10.71%) CISM
11 6 (10.71%) Legal
11 6 (10.71%) Penetration Testing
11 6 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (10.71%) GDPR

Cybersecurity
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 2 (3.57%) Confluence
1 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (3.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.79%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Office 365
1 2 (3.57%) OneDrive
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.79%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.79%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (1.79%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.21%) Firewall
2 11 (19.64%) LAN
2 11 (19.64%) Network Security
2 11 (19.64%) WAN
3 7 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 5 (8.93%) DNS
5 4 (7.14%) DHCP
6 3 (5.36%) Internet
6 3 (5.36%) VLAN
6 3 (5.36%) VPN
7 2 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (3.57%) MPLS
7 2 (3.57%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (3.57%) Skype
7 2 (3.57%) VoIP
8 1 (1.79%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) MongoDB
1 3 (5.36%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.57%) Big Data
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.79%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.79%) MySQL
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) JIRA
2 1 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.79%) JMeter
2 1 (1.79%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.79%) Selenium
2 1 (1.79%) Subversion
2 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (25.00%) Finance
2 8 (14.29%) Retail
3 6 (10.71%) Legal
4 3 (5.36%) Banking
4 3 (5.36%) Marketing
5 2 (3.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (25.00%) Security Manager
2 12 (21.43%) Analyst
2 12 (21.43%) Information Manager
3 11 (19.64%) Information Security Manager
4 6 (10.71%) Security Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Developer
5 5 (8.93%) Governance Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Network Specialist
5 5 (8.93%) Risk Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 5 (8.93%) Senior Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Senior Network Specialist
6 4 (7.14%) Consultant
6 4 (7.14%) Information Governance Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Information Risk Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Information Security Risk Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Python Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Security Consultant
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.50%) Node.js
2 5 (8.93%) CSS
2 5 (8.93%) HTML
2 5 (8.93%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (5.36%) Ajax
3 3 (5.36%) Django
3 3 (5.36%) HTML5
3 3 (5.36%) jQuery
3 3 (5.36%) Pylons
3 3 (5.36%) Pyramid
3 3 (5.36%) web2py
4 1 (1.79%) EDI
4 1 (1.79%) JSON
4 1 (1.79%) React
4 1 (1.79%) REST
4 1 (1.79%) SailPoint
4 1 (1.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.79%) Web Services
4 1 (1.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 5 (8.93%) Mobile Computing
2 5 (8.93%) NHS
3 3 (5.36%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.57%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.57%) Cloud Native
4 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (3.57%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.57%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.57%) Replication
4 2 (3.57%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.79%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.79%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.29%) Windows
2 4 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.57%) Windows 10
3 2 (3.57%) Windows 8
3 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (51.79%) Information Security
2 12 (21.43%) Risk Management
3 9 (16.07%) IT Audit
4 8 (14.29%) ITIL
5 7 (12.50%) Data Protection
5 7 (12.50%) Security Management
5 7 (12.50%) SIEM
6 6 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (10.71%) Information Security Management
6 6 (10.71%) ISMS
6 6 (10.71%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (8.93%) Data Loss Prevention
7 5 (8.93%) Identity Access Management
7 5 (8.93%) Network Design
7 5 (8.93%) Project Management
7 5 (8.93%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (8.93%) Threat Detection
8 4 (7.14%) Compliance Audit
8 4 (7.14%) Migration
8 4 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.50%) Python
2 6 (10.71%) Ruby
3 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.36%) C
4 3 (5.36%) C++
4 3 (5.36%) Java
4 3 (5.36%) SQL
5 2 (3.57%) Scala
6 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.79%) C#
6 1 (1.79%) Perl
6 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (17.86%) CISSP
2 6 (10.71%) CISM
3 4 (7.14%) CISA
4 3 (5.36%) Degree
4 3 (5.36%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.57%) CEH
5 2 (3.57%) CIMA
5 2 (3.57%) CLAS
5 2 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.79%) CRISC
6 1 (1.79%) ISEB
6 1 (1.79%) MBA
6 1 (1.79%) PCI QSA
6 1 (1.79%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.79%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (33.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (10.71%) GDPR
3 3 (5.36%) PCI DSS
4 2 (3.57%) COBIT
4 2 (3.57%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (1.79%) NIST 800
5 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.57%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 2 (3.57%) vCenter Server
1 2 (3.57%) WSUS
2 1 (1.79%) Ansible
2 1 (1.79%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (1.79%) Nagios
2 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.79%) Puppet
2 1 (1.79%) QRadar
2 1 (1.79%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (12.50%) Avaya
2 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.36%) CyberArk
4 2 (3.57%) Ariba
4 2 (3.57%) Citrix
4 2 (3.57%) FireEye
4 2 (3.57%) Fortinet
4 2 (3.57%) McAfee
4 2 (3.57%) Remedy
4 2 (3.57%) SAP
4 2 (3.57%) Veeam
4 2 (3.57%) VMware
5 1 (1.79%) Cisco
5 1 (1.79%) LogRhythm
5 1 (1.79%) NetIQ
5 1 (1.79%) New Relic
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle
5 1 (1.79%) Perforce
5 1 (1.79%) Splunk