Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cybersecurity
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 163 276 215
Rank change year-on-year +113 -61 +49
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 158 55 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.62% 0.51% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 0.56% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 126 46 83
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £59,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -19.49% +31.11%
10th Percentile £32,375 £31,250 £32,950
90th Percentile £76,250 £60,000 £70,000
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 9,004 9,901 10,870
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 92.51% 92.21% 90.16%
Number of salaries quoted 7,568 8,450 9,028
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 £25,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 16 July 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 16 July 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 +110 125 £47,500 -7.32% 35
North Yorkshire +18 17 £37,875 -5.31% 5
South Yorkshire +21 16 £45,000 +36.36% 6
Cybersecurity
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 86 (54.43%) Information Security
2 53 (33.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 46 (29.11%) Firewall
3 46 (29.11%) CISSP
4 35 (22.15%) Degree
5 30 (18.99%) Risk Management
5 30 (18.99%) Microsoft Azure
5 30 (18.99%) GDPR
6 27 (17.09%) Intrusion Detection
7 26 (16.46%) Identity Access Management
8 23 (14.56%) IaaS
8 23 (14.56%) SaaS
8 23 (14.56%) PaaS
8 23 (14.56%) Finance
9 22 (13.92%) CISM
10 20 (12.66%) Project Management
11 19 (12.03%) Penetration Testing
12 18 (11.39%) CISA
12 18 (11.39%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (10.76%) Security Management
13 17 (10.76%) Network Security
13 17 (10.76%) SDLC
14 16 (10.13%) DevOps
14 16 (10.13%) Selenium
14 16 (10.13%) Microsoft
14 16 (10.13%) Java
14 16 (10.13%) Windows
15 15 (9.49%) ITIL
15 15 (9.49%) Agile Software Development
16 14 (8.86%) Analytical Skills

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 4 (2.53%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.90%) Confluence
3 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (4.43%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.53%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 30 (18.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (14.56%) IaaS
2 23 (14.56%) PaaS
2 23 (14.56%) SaaS
3 7 (4.43%) Office 365
4 6 (3.80%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.63%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 46 (29.11%) Firewall
2 27 (17.09%) Intrusion Detection
3 17 (10.76%) Network Security
4 9 (5.70%) MPLS
5 6 (3.80%) LAN
5 6 (3.80%) WAN
6 4 (2.53%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.90%) Internet
7 3 (1.90%) Unified Communications
7 3 (1.90%) VPN
7 3 (1.90%) Wireless
8 2 (1.27%) BGP
8 2 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (1.27%) Cisco Firepower
8 2 (1.27%) EIGRP
8 2 (1.27%) SMS
8 2 (1.27%) VLAN
8 2 (1.27%) VPLS
8 2 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.63%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.43%) MongoDB
1 7 (4.43%) NoSQL
2 6 (3.80%) Big Data
3 2 (1.27%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.63%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 16 (10.13%) Selenium
2 11 (6.96%) JIRA
3 8 (5.06%) Ant
3 8 (5.06%) Jenkins
3 8 (5.06%) Maven
4 2 (1.27%) AppScan
5 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (14.56%) Finance
2 9 (5.70%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.06%) Legal
4 7 (4.43%) Banking
5 6 (3.80%) Retail
6 5 (3.16%) Brand Awareness
7 4 (2.53%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.27%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (21.52%) Analyst
2 23 (14.56%) Security Analyst
3 21 (13.29%) Security Manager
4 17 (10.76%) Consultant
5 16 (10.13%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 15 (9.49%) Architect
6 15 (9.49%) Security Architect
6 15 (9.49%) Security Consultant
7 12 (7.59%) IT Manager
8 11 (6.96%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 11 (6.96%) Cybersecurity Manager
8 11 (6.96%) Infrastructure Manager
9 10 (6.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
9 10 (6.33%) Project Manager
9 10 (6.33%) Security Engineer
10 9 (5.70%) Information Manager
10 9 (5.70%) Security Specialist
11 8 (5.06%) Lead Test Analyst
11 8 (5.06%) Python Developer
11 8 (5.06%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.06%) CSS
1 8 (5.06%) HTML
2 7 (4.43%) Ajax
2 7 (4.43%) Django
2 7 (4.43%) HTML5
2 7 (4.43%) jQuery
2 7 (4.43%) Node.js
2 7 (4.43%) Pylons
2 7 (4.43%) Pyramid
2 7 (4.43%) Ruby on Rails
2 7 (4.43%) web2py
3 1 (0.63%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.59%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.43%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (3.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (3.16%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.16%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (2.53%) Freedom of Information
7 3 (1.90%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (1.27%) Cyberattack
8 2 (1.27%) e-Learning
8 2 (1.27%) Mobile Computing
8 2 (1.27%) Smart Energy
9 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.63%) Cyber Defence
9 1 (0.63%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.63%) Freedom of Information Act
9 1 (0.63%) NHS
9 1 (0.63%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.63%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.13%) Windows
2 8 (5.06%) Linux
3 6 (3.80%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (54.43%) Information Security
2 30 (18.99%) Risk Management
3 26 (16.46%) Identity Access Management
4 20 (12.66%) Project Management
5 19 (12.03%) Penetration Testing
6 18 (11.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (10.76%) SDLC
7 17 (10.76%) Security Management
8 16 (10.13%) DevOps
9 15 (9.49%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (9.49%) ITIL
10 14 (8.86%) SIEM
11 13 (8.23%) Security Architecture
11 13 (8.23%) Test Automation
12 12 (7.59%) Vulnerability Management
13 11 (6.96%) Data Protection
14 9 (5.70%) PRINCE2
14 9 (5.70%) Problem-Solving
15 8 (5.06%) IT Strategy
15 8 (5.06%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 16 (10.13%) Java
2 8 (5.06%) JavaScript
2 8 (5.06%) Python
3 7 (4.43%) C
3 7 (4.43%) C++
3 7 (4.43%) Ruby
4 2 (1.27%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.63%) SQL
5 1 (0.63%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 46 (29.11%) CISSP
2 35 (22.15%) Degree
3 22 (13.92%) CISM
4 18 (11.39%) CISA
5 12 (7.59%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (6.96%) CEH
7 9 (5.70%) CCNA
8 8 (5.06%) DBS Check
8 8 (5.06%) ISTQB
9 7 (4.43%) CompTIA Security+
9 7 (4.43%) SANS
10 6 (3.80%) CCNP
10 6 (3.80%) GIAC
11 5 (3.16%) CSSLP
11 5 (3.16%) SSCP
12 4 (2.53%) Security Cleared
13 2 (1.27%) CCIE
13 2 (1.27%) GSLC
13 2 (1.27%) Network+ Certification
13 2 (1.27%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (33.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (18.99%) GDPR
3 11 (6.96%) PCI DSS
4 10 (6.33%) Cyber Essentials
5 8 (5.06%) COBIT
6 4 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 4 (2.53%) SLA
7 3 (1.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.63%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.63%) COSO
8 1 (0.63%) IASME
8 1 (0.63%) NIST 800
System Software
1 11 (6.96%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (5.06%) Nessus
2 6 (3.80%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (2.53%) QRadar
4 2 (1.27%) HP Fortify
4 2 (1.27%) SCCM
5 1 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (10.13%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.06%) Cisco
2 8 (5.06%) Splunk
3 7 (4.43%) McAfee
4 6 (3.80%) IBM
5 5 (3.16%) VMware
6 4 (2.53%) Juniper
6 4 (2.53%) LogRhythm
7 3 (1.90%) Barracuda Networks
7 3 (1.90%) Dell
7 3 (1.90%) Symantec
7 3 (1.90%) Thales
8 2 (1.27%) AlienVault
8 2 (1.27%) Fortinet
8 2 (1.27%) Gemalto
8 2 (1.27%) Imperva
8 2 (1.27%) Ivanti
8 2 (1.27%) WatchGuard
9 1 (0.63%) F5
9 1 (0.63%) Veracode