Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cyber Essentials
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 141 273 274
Rank change year-on-year +132 +1 +45
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Essentials 15 25 37
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.57% 0.33% 0.42%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.82% 1.93% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 36
Median annual salary £33,750 £46,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.81% +10.00% -5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,075 £32,500
90th Percentile £38,750 £57,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -13.04% +2.68%

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 311 1,292 1,281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 11.84% 17.29% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 255 816 1,016
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £20,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

Cyber Essentials
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cyber Essentials in Yorkshire

Cyber Essentials
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Cyber Essentials in Yorkshire

Cyber Essentials
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cyber Essentials in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 September 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 19 September 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 +104 13 £32,500 -16.67% 5
Cyber Essentials
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 15 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (86.67%) Information Security
3 12 (80.00%) Data Protection
4 11 (73.33%) GDPR
5 10 (66.67%) Cyberthreat
6 9 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
7 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
7 8 (53.33%) Cyberattack
7 8 (53.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 8 (53.33%) Data Protection Act
8 7 (46.67%) Office 365
8 7 (46.67%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (46.67%) Incident Management
9 6 (40.00%) Azure
9 6 (40.00%) Security Testing
10 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
11 4 (26.67%) Data Security
11 4 (26.67%) Windows
11 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (26.67%) Security Architecture
11 4 (26.67%) Information Security Governance
11 4 (26.67%) PCI DSS
11 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
11 4 (26.67%) Security Auditing
11 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (26.67%) Security Operations
12 3 (20.00%) Requirements Gathering
12 3 (20.00%) Data Loss Prevention
12 3 (20.00%) OneDrive
12 3 (20.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Office 365
2 6 (40.00%) Azure
3 3 (20.00%) OneDrive
4 2 (13.33%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
1 2 (13.33%) LAN
1 2 (13.33%) VLAN
1 2 (13.33%) VPN
1 2 (13.33%) WAN
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Law
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Public Sector
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
1 4 (26.67%) Consultant
1 4 (26.67%) Information Security Consultant
1 4 (26.67%) Information Security Specialist
1 4 (26.67%) Information Specialist
1 4 (26.67%) Security Analyst
1 4 (26.67%) Security Consultant
1 4 (26.67%) Security Specialist
2 2 (13.33%) Information Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Information Security Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) IT Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) IT Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) IT Security Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) IT Security Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Security Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) IT Security Officer
3 1 (6.67%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Cyberthreat
2 8 (53.33%) Cyberattack
2 8 (53.33%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (6.67%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Information Security
2 12 (80.00%) Data Protection
3 9 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (46.67%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (46.67%) Incident Management
5 6 (40.00%) Security Testing
6 4 (26.67%) Data Security
6 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (26.67%) Information Security Governance
6 4 (26.67%) Security Architecture
6 4 (26.67%) Security Auditing
6 4 (26.67%) Security Operations
7 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity
7 3 (20.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 3 (20.00%) Data Loss Prevention
7 3 (20.00%) Requirements Gathering
7 3 (20.00%) Threat Intelligence
8 2 (13.33%) Coaching
8 2 (13.33%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (13.33%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (73.33%) GDPR
3 8 (53.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 4 (26.67%) PCI DSS
5 3 (20.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 2 (13.33%) NCSC
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Thycotic