Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Cybersecurity skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cybersecurity over the 6 months to 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cybersecurity
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 264 223
Rank change year-on-year +134 -41 +42
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 178 52 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.13% 0.55% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.32% 0.59% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 137 44 67
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -29.17% +33.33%
10th Percentile £32,400 £23,625 £34,500
90th Percentile £74,250 £59,250 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% -4.17% +9.09%

Cybersecurity is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 7,678 8,798 10,332
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 91.75% 92.29% 91.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6,284 7,374 8,605
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £62,441 £61,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +5.26%

Cybersecurity
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity in Yorkshire

Cybersecurity
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Cybersecurity in Yorkshire

Cybersecurity
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cybersecurity in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Cybersecurity in Yorkshire

Cybersecurity
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 October 2018. 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 +112 130 £45,000 +2.86% 39
South Yorkshire +24 30 £45,000 +40.63% 9
North Yorkshire +5 13 £38,500 -7.78% 5
East Yorkshire - 4 £50,000 - 1
Cybersecurity
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT jobs citing Cybersecurity 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 Cybersecurity.

1 102 (57.30%) Information Security
2 50 (28.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 48 (26.97%) Firewall
3 48 (26.97%) CISSP
4 40 (22.47%) Degree
5 33 (18.54%) GDPR
6 32 (17.98%) Finance
7 29 (16.29%) Identity Access Management
8 28 (15.73%) Microsoft Azure
9 27 (15.17%) Risk Management
9 27 (15.17%) Windows
10 26 (14.61%) CISM
11 25 (14.04%) Intrusion Detection
12 22 (12.36%) SDLC
12 22 (12.36%) SaaS
13 21 (11.80%) PaaS
13 21 (11.80%) IaaS
13 21 (11.80%) DevOps
14 20 (11.24%) Linux
15 19 (10.67%) Security Management
15 19 (10.67%) Data Protection
16 18 (10.11%) Java
16 18 (10.11%) Microsoft
17 17 (9.55%) Management Information System
17 17 (9.55%) CISA
17 17 (9.55%) Network Security
17 17 (9.55%) SIEM
18 16 (8.99%) Selenium
18 16 (8.99%) Agile Software Development
19 15 (8.43%) Penetration Testing

Cybersecurity
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 (2.81%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.25%) Confluence
3 3 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.69%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.56%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (2.81%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 28 (15.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (12.36%) SaaS
3 21 (11.80%) IaaS
3 21 (11.80%) PaaS
4 11 (6.18%) Office 365
5 8 (4.49%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.56%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 48 (26.97%) Firewall
2 25 (14.04%) Intrusion Detection
3 17 (9.55%) Network Security
4 12 (6.74%) WAN
5 9 (5.06%) LAN
6 6 (3.37%) Wireless
7 5 (2.81%) MPLS
8 4 (2.25%) Cisco Firepower
8 4 (2.25%) TCP/IP
8 4 (2.25%) VoIP
8 4 (2.25%) WLAN
9 3 (1.69%) 4G
9 3 (1.69%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (1.69%) Internet
9 3 (1.69%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (1.69%) SAN
9 3 (1.69%) SMS
9 3 (1.69%) Unified Communications
9 3 (1.69%) VPN
10 2 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.49%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.25%) Big Data
3 3 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.69%) DB2
3 3 (1.69%) Hadoop
3 3 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.56%) Data Mart
4 1 (0.56%) NonStop SQL
4 1 (0.56%) OLAP
4 1 (0.56%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (0.56%) Power BI
4 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 16 (8.99%) Selenium
2 12 (6.74%) JIRA
3 9 (5.06%) Jenkins
4 8 (4.49%) Ant
4 8 (4.49%) Maven
5 7 (3.93%) Metasploit
6 6 (3.37%) Burp Suite
7 2 (1.12%) AppScan
8 1 (0.56%) Git (software)
General
1 32 (17.98%) Finance
2 10 (5.62%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.37%) Legal
3 6 (3.37%) Retail
4 5 (2.81%) Banking
4 5 (2.81%) Brand Awareness
5 4 (2.25%) Law
5 4 (2.25%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.25%) Publishing
6 3 (1.69%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.56%) Marketing
7 1 (0.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (29.21%) Analyst
2 29 (16.29%) Security Analyst
3 26 (14.61%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 21 (11.80%) Architect
5 17 (9.55%) Consultant
6 16 (8.99%) Security Manager
7 15 (8.43%) Security Architect
7 15 (8.43%) Security Consultant
8 13 (7.30%) Security Engineer
9 12 (6.74%) Cybersecurity Consultant
10 9 (5.06%) Information Manager
10 9 (5.06%) Lead Architect
10 9 (5.06%) Security Specialist
11 8 (4.49%) Automation Tester
11 8 (4.49%) Information Analyst
11 8 (4.49%) Information Security Analyst
11 8 (4.49%) Lead Test Analyst
11 8 (4.49%) Selenium Test Analyst
11 8 (4.49%) Test Analyst
11 8 (4.49%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.69%) HTML
2 2 (1.12%) CSS
2 2 (1.12%) LDAP
2 2 (1.12%) Web Services
3 1 (0.56%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.56%) GraphQL
3 1 (0.56%) MDX
3 1 (0.56%) Meteor
3 1 (0.56%) Node.js
3 1 (0.56%) React
3 1 (0.56%) React Native
3 1 (0.56%) REST
3 1 (0.56%) SOAP
3 1 (0.56%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.55%) Management Information System
2 14 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.74%) Computer Science
4 8 (4.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 7 (3.93%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (2.25%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (1.69%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.12%) Cyberattack
8 2 (1.12%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.12%) Freedom of Information
8 2 (1.12%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.56%) Cyber Defence
9 1 (0.56%) Fintech
9 1 (0.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 27 (15.17%) Windows
2 20 (11.24%) Linux
3 10 (5.62%) Unix
4 7 (3.93%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.69%) Ubuntu
5 3 (1.69%) Windows 10
5 3 (1.69%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (57.30%) Information Security
2 29 (16.29%) Identity Access Management
3 27 (15.17%) Risk Management
4 22 (12.36%) SDLC
5 21 (11.80%) DevOps
6 19 (10.67%) Data Protection
6 19 (10.67%) Security Management
7 17 (9.55%) SIEM
8 16 (8.99%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (8.43%) Penetration Testing
9 15 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (7.87%) OWASP
11 13 (7.30%) Security Architecture
11 13 (7.30%) Vulnerability Management
12 12 (6.74%) Project Management
13 11 (6.18%) TOGAF
14 10 (5.62%) Analytics
14 10 (5.62%) Problem-Solving
15 9 (5.06%) IT Strategy
15 9 (5.06%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 18 (10.11%) Java
2 10 (5.62%) SQL
3 3 (1.69%) JavaScript
3 3 (1.69%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.12%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 48 (26.97%) CISSP
2 40 (22.47%) Degree
3 26 (14.61%) CISM
4 17 (9.55%) CISA
5 11 (6.18%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (5.06%) CCNA
7 8 (4.49%) ISTQB
8 7 (3.93%) CEH
8 7 (3.93%) DBS Check
9 5 (2.81%) CCNP
10 4 (2.25%) Computer Science Degree
10 4 (2.25%) CRISC
10 4 (2.25%) SANS
11 3 (1.69%) CompTIA Security+
11 3 (1.69%) CREST Certified
11 3 (1.69%) Security Cleared
12 2 (1.12%) CESG Certified Professional
12 2 (1.12%) GPEN
12 2 (1.12%) GWAPT
12 2 (1.12%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (28.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 33 (18.54%) GDPR
3 15 (8.43%) PCI DSS
4 12 (6.74%) Cyber Essentials
5 5 (2.81%) COBIT
5 5 (2.81%) SLA
6 3 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 2 (1.12%) QA
8 1 (0.56%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 1 (0.56%) IASME
System Software
1 14 (7.87%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (8.43%) Nessus
2 6 (3.37%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (3.37%) Nmap
3 5 (2.81%) QRadar
3 5 (2.81%) WSUS
4 3 (1.69%) PaperCut
4 3 (1.69%) SCCM
5 2 (1.12%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 2 (1.12%) HP Fortify
5 2 (1.12%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.56%) Nexpose
6 1 (0.56%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 18 (10.11%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.74%) Splunk
3 10 (5.62%) Cisco
4 9 (5.06%) VMware
5 8 (4.49%) McAfee
6 7 (3.93%) LogRhythm
7 6 (3.37%) Fortinet
7 6 (3.37%) IBM
8 4 (2.25%) Barracuda Networks
8 4 (2.25%) Juniper
8 4 (2.25%) Meraki
8 4 (2.25%) Oracle
8 4 (2.25%) SolarWinds
9 3 (1.69%) ArcSight
9 3 (1.69%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.69%) Palo Alto
9 3 (1.69%) Sage
9 3 (1.69%) Sybase
9 3 (1.69%) Symantec
9 3 (1.69%) Thales