Period
to 11 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Security Specialist was £43,825 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 11 December 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Technical Security Specialist
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 251 - 300
Rank change year-on-year - +300 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Security Specialist 4 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.059% - 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% - 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 6
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,825 - £50,000
10th Percentile £41,640 - £47,500
90th Percentile £45,010 - £52,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,825 - £50,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 6610 7381 8929
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.46% 98.01% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5603 6357 7277
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.94% +2.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%

Technical Security Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Technical Security Specialist in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Security Specialist in West Yorkshire

Technical Security Specialist
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Technical Security Specialist in West Yorkshire

Technical Security Specialist
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 Technical Security Specialist within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 11 December 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 - 4 £43,825 - 1
Technical Security Specialist
Yorkshire

Technical Security Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, Technical Security Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Technical Security Specialist in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
1 4 (100.00%) CISA
1 4 (100.00%) CISM
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) CCDA
2 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 2 (50.00%) Security Management
2 2 (50.00%) McAfee
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) SSCP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) ISMS
2 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (50.00%) Digital Forensics

Technical Security Specialist Skill Set
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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
2 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (50.00%) Data Loss Prevention
2 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (50.00%) Digital Forensics
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 2 (50.00%) ISMS
2 2 (50.00%) IT Audit
2 2 (50.00%) Network Design
2 2 (50.00%) Operations Management
2 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Security Management
2 2 (50.00%) Threat Detection
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (25.00%) Creative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CISA
1 4 (100.00%) CISM
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) CCDA
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CREST Certified
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Master's Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) SSCP
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) CyberArk
2 2 (50.00%) FireEye
2 2 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (50.00%) McAfee