Period
to 27 November 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Cyber Essentials PLUS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cyber Essentials PLUS over the 6 months to 27 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cyber Essentials PLUS
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
27 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 259 168 249
Rank change year-on-year -91 +81 +33
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Essentials PLUS 10 7 16
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.15% 0.22% 0.24%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.10% 2.01% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 14
10th Percentile £37,500 £28,500 £33,206
25th Percentile £38,501 £29,188 £38,813
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £32,500 £46,750
Median % change year-on-year +38.46% -30.48% +24.67%
75th Percentile £49,688 £38,438 £48,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £40,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £56,000 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -12.50% +4.35%

Cyber Essentials PLUS 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 Yorkshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 907 349 1,031
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.22% 10.96% 15.40%
Number of salaries quoted 660 271 769
10th Percentile £25,500 £22,750 £22,500
25th Percentile £34,186 £31,250 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
75th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £51,375
90th Percentile £66,025 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

Cyber Essentials PLUS
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Cyber Essentials PLUS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Cyber Essentials PLUS in Yorkshire

Cyber Essentials PLUS
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cyber Essentials PLUS in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Cyber Essentials PLUS in Yorkshire

Cyber Essentials PLUS
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cyber Essentials PLUS in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 27 November 2021.

Salary histogram for Cyber Essentials PLUS in Yorkshire

Cyber Essentials PLUS
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials PLUS within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 27 November 2021. 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
West Yorkshire -76 10 £45,000 +46.34% 2
Cyber Essentials PLUS
England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2021, IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials PLUS 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cyber Essentials PLUS.

1 10 (100.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 9 (90.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (80.00%) Social Skills
4 7 (70.00%) Microsoft 365
4 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (50.00%) Windows
5 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
5 5 (50.00%) OneDrive
5 5 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (50.00%) Mac OS
5 5 (50.00%) Azure
5 5 (50.00%) SaaS
5 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 5 (50.00%) Windows 10
6 4 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (40.00%) Information Security
7 3 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (30.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (30.00%) SIEM
8 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
8 2 (20.00%) AWS
8 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
8 2 (20.00%) GDPR
8 2 (20.00%) Line Management
8 2 (20.00%) AWS Certification
8 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
8 2 (20.00%) CISSP

Cyber Essentials PLUS
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft 365
2 5 (50.00%) Azure
2 5 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) OneDrive
2 5 (50.00%) SaaS
3 2 (20.00%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
General
1 8 (80.00%) Social Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Security Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Information Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Security Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Service Improvement Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) NHS
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Mac OS
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (40.00%) Information Security
3 3 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (30.00%) SIEM
3 3 (30.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (20.00%) Line Management
4 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) Information Security Management
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Patch Management
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (10.00%) Security Management
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) AWS Certification
1 2 (20.00%) CISSP
2 1 (10.00%) APMG
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (100.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 9 (90.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (20.00%) GDPR
4 1 (10.00%) ISO 22301
4 1 (10.00%) NIST
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Forcepoint
2 1 (10.00%) Qualys