The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West 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 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 69 147
Rank change year-on-year -20 +78  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 105 154 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.00% 3.97% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.24% 4.33% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 75 112 58
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.89% +15.18%  
10th Percentile £34,750 £24,775 £29,042
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,000 £60,375
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +9.75%  

Information Security 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 3242 3554 4196
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 92.52% 91.55% 90.26%
Number of salaries quoted 10988 12152 13572
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £67,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.65%  

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in West Yorkshire

Information Security
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Information Security in West Yorkshire

Information Security
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security in West Yorkshire

Information Security
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 Information Security within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 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 -27 77 £47,500 +8.57% 17
Bradford +11 11 £57,500 -5.34%
Halifax +4 6 £40,000 -20.00%
Pudsey - 2 £57,500 -
Huddersfield +8 1 £40,000 +29.03%
Wetherby +5 1 £37,500 -28.57%
Information Security
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 84 (53.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 61 (38.61%) CISSP
2 61 (38.61%) Risk Management
3 55 (34.81%) CISM
4 50 (31.65%) CISA
4 50 (31.65%) PCI DSS
5 42 (26.58%) Finance
6 37 (23.42%) Management Information System
7 32 (20.25%) CEH
8 27 (17.09%) Firewall
9 26 (16.46%) Security Management
10 25 (15.82%) Information Security Management
11 24 (15.19%) Windows
12 23 (14.56%) GIAC
13 22 (13.92%) Penetration Testing
13 22 (13.92%) Analytical Skills
13 22 (13.92%) IT Audit
14 19 (12.03%) ISMS
14 19 (12.03%) High Availability
15 17 (10.76%) E-Commerce
16 16 (10.13%) Data Protection
16 16 (10.13%) Cisco
16 16 (10.13%) SSCP
17 15 (9.49%) ITIL
17 15 (9.49%) Continuous Improvement
17 15 (9.49%) SANS
18 14 (8.86%) Unix
18 14 (8.86%) Degree
19 13 (8.23%) Security Operations
20 12 (7.59%) CompTIA Security+

Information Security
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 (3.80%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.53%) Skype for Business
3 3 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (1.90%) IIS
3 3 (1.90%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.63%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.80%) Office 365
3 3 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.63%) Force.com
5 1 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (17.09%) Firewall
2 12 (7.59%) Wireless
3 11 (6.96%) Wireless Security
4 10 (6.33%) Network Security
5 8 (5.06%) HTTP
5 8 (5.06%) Wireshark
6 7 (4.43%) Internet
7 3 (1.90%) LAN
7 3 (1.90%) SAN
7 3 (1.90%) VoIP
8 2 (1.27%) Asterisk PBX
8 2 (1.27%) H.323
8 2 (1.27%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (1.27%) SNMP
8 2 (1.27%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.27%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.27%) VPN
8 2 (1.27%) WAN
9 1 (0.63%) DNS
9 1 (0.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.90%) SQL Server
1 3 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.63%) MySQL
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (5.06%) Burp Suite
2 1 (0.63%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.63%) Jenkins
General
1 42 (26.58%) Finance
2 9 (5.70%) Retail
3 8 (5.06%) Publishing
4 7 (4.43%) Legal
5 5 (3.16%) Games
6 4 (2.53%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.27%) Advertising
7 2 (1.27%) Banking
7 2 (1.27%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.63%) Back Office
8 1 (0.63%) Law
Job Titles
1 45 (28.48%) Analyst
2 37 (23.42%) Security Analyst
3 33 (20.89%) Security Manager
4 22 (13.92%) Information Analyst
4 22 (13.92%) Information Security Analyst
5 21 (13.29%) Information Manager
5 21 (13.29%) Information Security Manager
6 19 (12.03%) Consultant
6 19 (12.03%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
7 17 (10.76%) Information Security Consultant
7 17 (10.76%) Security Consultant
8 15 (9.49%) IT Analyst
9 13 (8.23%) CISSP Analyst
10 11 (6.96%) Compliance Analyst
10 11 (6.96%) Risk Manager
11 10 (6.33%) Architect
11 10 (6.33%) IT Security Analyst
11 10 (6.33%) Security Specialist
12 9 (5.70%) Audit Analyst
13 8 (5.06%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.90%) .NET
2 1 (0.63%) CSS
2 1 (0.63%) HTML
2 1 (0.63%) Node.js
2 1 (0.63%) React
2 1 (0.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 37 (23.42%) Management Information System
2 22 (13.92%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.16%) NHS
3 5 (3.16%) Private Cloud
4 4 (2.53%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (2.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (1.90%) Clustering
5 3 (1.90%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (1.90%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.27%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.27%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.27%) IVR
7 1 (0.63%) BBC
7 1 (0.63%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (0.63%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.63%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Licensing
7 1 (0.63%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (15.19%) Windows
2 14 (8.86%) Unix
3 12 (7.59%) Linux
4 8 (5.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (4.43%) Windows Server
6 6 (3.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (38.61%) Risk Management
2 26 (16.46%) Security Management
3 25 (15.82%) Information Security Management
4 22 (13.92%) IT Audit
4 22 (13.92%) Penetration Testing
5 19 (12.03%) High Availability
5 19 (12.03%) ISMS
6 17 (10.76%) E-Commerce
7 16 (10.13%) Data Protection
8 15 (9.49%) Continuous Improvement
8 15 (9.49%) ITIL
9 13 (8.23%) Security Operations
10 12 (7.59%) Cybersecurity
10 12 (7.59%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (7.59%) Risk Assessment
11 11 (6.96%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (5.70%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (5.70%) Business Continuity
12 9 (5.70%) Data Security
12 9 (5.70%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.70%) Java
1 9 (5.70%) PHP
2 8 (5.06%) Bash Shell
2 8 (5.06%) C
2 8 (5.06%) C++
2 8 (5.06%) Perl
2 8 (5.06%) Ruby
3 2 (1.27%) Python
4 1 (0.63%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 61 (38.61%) CISSP
2 55 (34.81%) CISM
3 50 (31.65%) CISA
4 32 (20.25%) CEH
5 23 (14.56%) GIAC
6 16 (10.13%) SSCP
7 15 (9.49%) SANS
8 14 (8.86%) Degree
9 12 (7.59%) CompTIA Security+
9 12 (7.59%) Security+ Certification
10 11 (6.96%) CREST Certified
11 9 (5.70%) CSSLP
12 8 (5.06%) CISMP
12 8 (5.06%) CRISC
12 8 (5.06%) OSCP
13 7 (4.43%) CCNA
13 7 (4.43%) Cisco Certification
14 6 (3.80%) CHECK Team Leader
15 5 (3.16%) CHECK Team Member
16 3 (1.90%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (53.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 50 (31.65%) PCI DSS
3 7 (4.43%) Cyber Essentials
3 7 (4.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (3.80%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 5 (3.16%) ISO 9001
5 5 (3.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 4 (2.53%) GDPR
7 3 (1.90%) COBIT
7 3 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 3 (1.90%) PMO
8 2 (1.27%) ISO 14001
8 2 (1.27%) QA
8 2 (1.27%) SLA
9 1 (0.63%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.63%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.63%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 9 (5.70%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.90%) vSphere
4 2 (1.27%) Docker
4 2 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (2.53%) Nessus
2 3 (1.90%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.90%) Puppet
3 2 (1.27%) WMI
4 1 (0.63%) Ansible
4 1 (0.63%) CFEngine
4 1 (0.63%) Salt
Vendors
1 16 (10.13%) Cisco
2 9 (5.70%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.06%) VMware
4 5 (3.16%) Symantec
5 4 (2.53%) Qualys
6 3 (1.90%) Avaya
6 3 (1.90%) CheckPoint
6 3 (1.90%) Citrix
6 3 (1.90%) CommVault
6 3 (1.90%) Dell Compellent
6 3 (1.90%) F5
6 3 (1.90%) LogRhythm
6 3 (1.90%) NetApp
6 3 (1.90%) Nimble Storage
6 3 (1.90%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.27%) CyberArk
7 2 (1.27%) Forcepoint
7 2 (1.27%) McAfee
7 2 (1.27%) Oracle
7 2 (1.27%) Palo Alto
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 50 minutes ago
Normanton, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £53000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: Excellent + Free SkyQ + loads more!
Posted: 21 hours ago
Batley, West Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Acumin
Salary: Up to £64,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Batley, West Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago