Period
to 17 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Cyber Essentials skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cyber Essentials over the 6 months to 17 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cyber Essentials
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 218 217 305
Rank change year-on-year -1 +88 +25
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Essentials 12 45 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.20% 0.63% 0.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.63% 4.41% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 10 35 10
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +11.76% -22.73%
10th Percentile £38,750 £32,600 £39,525
90th Percentile £50,250 £61,750 £62,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £59,000
% change year-on-year - -6.78% +2.61%

Cyber Essentials 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 738 1,020 1,047
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 12.19% 14.17% 10.55%
Number of salaries quoted 624 769 855
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% - +12.00%
10th Percentile £24,000 £21,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £64,625 £60,000 £62,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Cyber Essentials
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cyber Essentials in Yorkshire

Cyber Essentials
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Cyber Essentials in Yorkshire

Cyber Essentials
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Cyber Essentials in Yorkshire

Cyber Essentials
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 within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 February 2020. 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 +3 6 £46,000 +11.52% 3
North Yorkshire +18 3 £46,500 -28.46%
East Yorkshire +17 2 £47,500 +35.71% 1
South Yorkshire +17 1 - - 1
Cyber Essentials
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 2020, IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials 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.

1 11 (91.67%) Information Security
2 10 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (75.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 7 (58.33%) GDPR
4 7 (58.33%) ISMS
5 5 (41.67%) Security Management
6 4 (33.33%) Firewall
6 4 (33.33%) CISM
6 4 (33.33%) LAN
6 4 (33.33%) CISSP
6 4 (33.33%) Information Security Management
6 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (33.33%) Data Protection
6 4 (33.33%) Internal Audit
7 3 (25.00%) CompTIA Security+
7 3 (25.00%) Threat Intelligence
7 3 (25.00%) Azure
7 3 (25.00%) Office 365
7 3 (25.00%) SIEM
7 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (25.00%) VPN
7 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
8 2 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (16.67%) Windows
8 2 (16.67%) CISA
8 2 (16.67%) WAN
8 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 2 (16.67%) CA
8 2 (16.67%) Data Management

Cyber Essentials
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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Azure
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
1 4 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (25.00%) VPN
3 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) WAN
3 2 (16.67%) Wireshark
4 1 (8.33%) Internet
4 1 (8.33%) Intranet
4 1 (8.33%) VLAN
4 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (16.67%) Law
1 2 (16.67%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Information Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Compliance Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Data Protection Officer
2 2 (16.67%) Information Officer
2 2 (16.67%) Information Security Officer
2 2 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 2 (16.67%) IT Security Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Security Officer
2 2 (16.67%) Security Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) CISSP Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) GDPR Officer
3 1 (8.33%) Information Risk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Officer
3 1 (8.33%) SIEM Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) SOC Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Information Security
2 7 (58.33%) ISMS
3 5 (41.67%) Security Management
4 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 4 (33.33%) Information Security Management
4 4 (33.33%) Internal Audit
5 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (25.00%) SIEM
5 3 (25.00%) Threat Intelligence
6 2 (16.67%) Data Privacy
6 2 (16.67%) Data Security
6 2 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Information Governance
6 2 (16.67%) Network Packet Capture
6 2 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Security Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Threat Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CISM
1 4 (33.33%) CISSP
2 3 (25.00%) CompTIA Security+
3 2 (16.67%) CEH
3 2 (16.67%) CISA
3 2 (16.67%) GSEC
3 2 (16.67%) SANS
4 1 (8.33%) CHECK Team Member
4 1 (8.33%) CRISC
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (8.33%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (75.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 7 (58.33%) GDPR
4 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
5 1 (8.33%) NIST
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) CA
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Apple
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com