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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cybersecurity
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 169 130 178
Rank change year-on-year -39 +48  
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 13 86 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.36% 1.94% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 2.16% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 10 40 11
Median salary £47,393 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.57% +27.77%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -17.39% +15.00%  

Cybersecurity is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3256 3978 4473
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 90.34% 89.59% 89.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2880 3272 3517
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing Cybersecurity as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 25 March 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -43 12 £47,393 -21.01% 4
Bradford - 1 £55,000 - 1
Cybersecurity
Yorkshire

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 25 (56.82%) Information Security
2 15 (34.09%) Degree
3 14 (31.82%) Penetration Testing
4 12 (27.27%) Network Security
4 12 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 12 (27.27%) CREST Certified
5 11 (25.00%) C#
6 10 (22.73%) Finance
6 10 (22.73%) Windows
6 10 (22.73%) Ethical Hacking
7 9 (20.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 9 (20.45%) Java
7 9 (20.45%) .NET
7 9 (20.45%) Unix
7 9 (20.45%) Network Packet Capture
8 8 (18.18%) Remediation Plan
8 8 (18.18%) SC Cleared
8 8 (18.18%) Splunk
8 8 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
8 8 (18.18%) Social Engineering
8 8 (18.18%) Project Management
8 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (18.18%) Security Testing
9 7 (15.91%) Incident Management
9 7 (15.91%) C
9 7 (15.91%) C++
9 7 (15.91%) Linux
9 7 (15.91%) PHP
9 7 (15.91%) VB.NET
9 7 (15.91%) CHECK Team Leader

Cybersecurity
Top Related 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 1 (2.27%) Apache
1 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.27%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (4.55%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (4.55%) Amazon S3
2 2 (4.55%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (4.55%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.27%) Network Security
2 6 (13.64%) Firewall
3 4 (9.09%) HTTP
4 3 (6.82%) Unified Communications
4 3 (6.82%) Wireshark
5 1 (2.27%) DNS
5 1 (2.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Burp Suite
2 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.27%) JMeter
3 1 (2.27%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.27%) Selenium
3 1 (2.27%) Subversion
3 1 (2.27%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.27%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (22.73%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.82%) Retail
4 1 (2.27%) Law
4 1 (2.27%) Local Government
4 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) Penetration Tester
1 11 (25.00%) Tester
2 9 (20.45%) Analyst
2 9 (20.45%) Consultant
3 7 (15.91%) Security Penetration Tester
3 7 (15.91%) Security Tester
4 6 (13.64%) Ethical Hacker
4 6 (13.64%) Security Manager
5 5 (11.36%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) Security Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Incident Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) IT Manager
6 4 (9.09%) SIEM Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) SOC Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Vulnerability Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) Vulnerability Tester
7 3 (6.82%) Cybersecurity Manager
7 3 (6.82%) IT Security Manager
8 2 (4.55%) AWS Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.45%) .NET
2 4 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.55%) CSS
3 2 (4.55%) HTML
3 2 (4.55%) JSON
3 2 (4.55%) Node.js
3 2 (4.55%) Silverlight
3 2 (4.55%) Web Services
3 2 (4.55%) XML
4 1 (2.27%) Regular Expression
4 1 (2.27%) REST
4 1 (2.27%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Computer Science
1 6 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.36%) CESG
3 4 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.82%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.55%) NHS
6 1 (2.27%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (2.27%) Cybercrime
6 1 (2.27%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (2.27%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.73%) Windows
2 9 (20.45%) Unix
3 7 (15.91%) Linux
4 3 (6.82%) Kali Linux
5 2 (4.55%) Android
5 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (56.82%) Information Security
2 14 (31.82%) Penetration Testing
3 10 (22.73%) Ethical Hacking
4 9 (20.45%) Network Packet Capture
4 9 (20.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (18.18%) Project Management
5 8 (18.18%) Remediation Plan
5 8 (18.18%) Security Testing
5 8 (18.18%) Social Engineering
5 8 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
6 7 (15.91%) Incident Management
7 6 (13.64%) SIEM
8 5 (11.36%) Data Protection
9 4 (9.09%) Asset Management
9 4 (9.09%) ITIL
9 4 (9.09%) Threat Modelling
9 4 (9.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 3 (6.82%) Configuration Management
10 3 (6.82%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.00%) C#
2 9 (20.45%) Java
3 7 (15.91%) C
3 7 (15.91%) C++
3 7 (15.91%) PHP
3 7 (15.91%) VB.NET
4 6 (13.64%) Ruby
5 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
5 5 (11.36%) Perl
6 3 (6.82%) Python
7 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (34.09%) Degree
2 12 (27.27%) CREST Certified
2 12 (27.27%) Security Cleared
3 8 (18.18%) SC Cleared
4 7 (15.91%) CHECK Team Leader
5 4 (9.09%) CHECK Team Member
5 4 (9.09%) CISM
5 4 (9.09%) OSCP
6 3 (6.82%) CISSP
7 2 (4.55%) CEH
7 2 (4.55%) CISA
8 1 (2.27%) CRISC
8 1 (2.27%) GIAC
8 1 (2.27%) IISP
8 1 (2.27%) ISSAP
8 1 (2.27%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.55%) SLA
3 1 (2.27%) GDPR
3 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) QRadar
2 3 (6.82%) Nessus
2 3 (6.82%) Nmap
3 2 (4.55%) Ansible
3 2 (4.55%) HP SiteScope
3 2 (4.55%) Nagios
3 2 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.55%) Puppet
3 2 (4.55%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Splunk
2 5 (11.36%) Cisco
3 4 (9.09%) AlienVault
3 4 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 4 (9.09%) HP
3 4 (9.09%) IBM
3 4 (9.09%) Juniper
3 4 (9.09%) LogLogic
3 4 (9.09%) LogRhythm
3 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle
5 2 (4.55%) New Relic
6 1 (2.27%) BT
6 1 (2.27%) CyberArk
6 1 (2.27%) Perforce
6 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.27%) Sophos
6 1 (2.27%) Symantec
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NCC Group
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £100,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
NCC Group
Posted: 15 days ago