Period
to 28 February 2020

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 28 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cybersecurity
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 84 90 225
Rank change year-on-year +6 +135 +51
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 179 230 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.92% 3.14% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.21% 3.39% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 134 142 63
Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +17.65% -10.53%
10th Percentile £29,675 £22,250 £27,554
90th Percentile £95,000 £75,000 £73,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% -4.17%

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 5,573 6,786 9,323
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 91.05% 92.64% 92.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4,577 5,517 7,956
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 28 February 2020.

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 28 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 +23 129 £55,000 +10.00% 26
South Yorkshire -33 18 £50,000 -9.09% 14
North Yorkshire +23 12 £38,625 +45.75% 9
East Yorkshire +14 10 £55,000 +57.14% 3
Cybersecurity
England

For the 6 months to 28 February 2020, 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 74 (41.34%) Information Security
2 53 (29.61%) Finance
3 47 (26.26%) Risk Management
4 45 (25.14%) CISM
5 43 (24.02%) Microsoft
6 40 (22.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 36 (20.11%) CISSP
8 31 (17.32%) GDPR
9 30 (16.76%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (16.20%) PCI DSS
10 29 (16.20%) Azure
11 27 (15.08%) CISA
12 26 (14.53%) Firewall
13 25 (13.97%) Problem-Solving
14 24 (13.41%) Security Management
14 24 (13.41%) ITIL
14 24 (13.41%) Windows
14 24 (13.41%) Data Protection
14 24 (13.41%) Incident Management
15 21 (11.73%) Data Security
16 20 (11.17%) Management Information System
16 20 (11.17%) AWS
17 19 (10.61%) Cisco Certification
17 19 (10.61%) Security Cleared
18 18 (10.06%) Degree
18 18 (10.06%) Change Management
19 17 (9.50%) Line Management
19 17 (9.50%) Data Privacy
19 17 (9.50%) CompTIA Security+
19 17 (9.50%) Public Sector

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 8 (4.47%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.23%) CMS
2 4 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.68%) Confluence
3 3 (1.68%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.12%) IIS
5 1 (0.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (8.94%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (16.20%) Azure
2 20 (11.17%) AWS
3 15 (8.38%) Cloud Computing
4 14 (7.82%) Office 365
5 4 (2.23%) Serverless
6 3 (1.68%) GCP
6 3 (1.68%) IaaS
6 3 (1.68%) PaaS
6 3 (1.68%) Power Platform
7 2 (1.12%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.12%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (1.12%) SaaS
8 1 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 26 (14.53%) Firewall
2 15 (8.38%) TCP/IP
3 12 (6.70%) Network Security
4 11 (6.15%) WAN
5 10 (5.59%) LAN
6 9 (5.03%) SAN
7 8 (4.47%) Internet
8 7 (3.91%) VPN
8 7 (3.91%) Wireless
9 6 (3.35%) DNS
10 5 (2.79%) DHCP
10 5 (2.79%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (2.79%) Remote Desktop
11 4 (2.23%) Fibre Channel
11 4 (2.23%) Wireshark
12 2 (1.12%) BIG-IP
12 2 (1.12%) HSRP
12 2 (1.12%) Software-Defined Networking
12 2 (1.12%) Spanning Tree
12 2 (1.12%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.23%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (2.23%) SQL Server
1 4 (2.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (1.68%) Power BI
3 1 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.56%) MySQL
3 1 (0.56%) OLAP
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (2.23%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.68%) Burp Suite
3 2 (1.12%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.56%) Snyk
4 1 (0.56%) SonarQube
General
1 53 (29.61%) Finance
2 17 (9.50%) Public Sector
3 16 (8.94%) Financial Institution
4 13 (7.26%) Banking
5 9 (5.03%) Legal
6 7 (3.91%) Retail
6 7 (3.91%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.68%) Back Office
8 2 (1.12%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.56%) Games
9 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (13.97%) Analyst
2 24 (13.41%) Security Specialist
3 21 (11.73%) Security Analyst
3 21 (11.73%) Security Manager
4 17 (9.50%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 14 (7.82%) Architect
6 13 (7.26%) Information Security Specialist
6 13 (7.26%) Information Specialist
6 13 (7.26%) SOC Analyst
7 11 (6.15%) Cybersecurity Manager
7 11 (6.15%) Information Manager
8 10 (5.59%) Consultant
9 9 (5.03%) IT Manager
9 9 (5.03%) Security Consultant
9 9 (5.03%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
9 9 (5.03%) Senior Security Specialist
10 8 (4.47%) Information Security Manager
10 8 (4.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (4.47%) Junior
11 7 (3.91%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.68%) HTML
2 2 (1.12%) .NET
2 2 (1.12%) Middleware
3 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.56%) CSS
3 1 (0.56%) OAuth
3 1 (0.56%) OAuth2
3 1 (0.56%) OpenID
3 1 (0.56%) SAML
3 1 (0.56%) Visualforce
3 1 (0.56%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.17%) Management Information System
2 16 (8.94%) Data Centre
3 9 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.03%) Mobile Computing
4 7 (3.91%) Driving Licence
5 6 (3.35%) Cyberattack
6 5 (2.79%) SCADA
7 4 (2.23%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.68%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.68%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.12%) CMDB
9 2 (1.12%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.56%) Blog
10 1 (0.56%) CCTV
10 1 (0.56%) Clustering
10 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.56%) Replication
10 1 (0.56%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.56%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 24 (13.41%) Windows
2 13 (7.26%) Linux
3 12 (6.70%) Windows 10
4 7 (3.91%) Windows 7
4 7 (3.91%) Windows Server
5 5 (2.79%) Kali Linux
5 5 (2.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.12%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.56%) HPUX
8 1 (0.56%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (41.34%) Information Security
2 47 (26.26%) Risk Management
3 30 (16.76%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (13.97%) Problem-Solving
5 24 (13.41%) Data Protection
5 24 (13.41%) Incident Management
5 24 (13.41%) ITIL
5 24 (13.41%) Security Management
6 21 (11.73%) Data Security
7 18 (10.06%) Change Management
8 17 (9.50%) Data Privacy
8 17 (9.50%) Line Management
9 16 (8.94%) Penetration Testing
9 16 (8.94%) SIEM
10 15 (8.38%) Coaching
10 15 (8.38%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (8.38%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 15 (8.38%) Mentoring
10 15 (8.38%) Workflow
11 14 (7.82%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (6.70%) SQL
2 5 (2.79%) C
2 5 (2.79%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.12%) Python
3 2 (1.12%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.56%) Apex Code
4 1 (0.56%) C#
4 1 (0.56%) C++
4 1 (0.56%) COBOL
4 1 (0.56%) Go
4 1 (0.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 45 (25.14%) CISM
2 36 (20.11%) CISSP
3 27 (15.08%) CISA
4 19 (10.61%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (10.61%) Security Cleared
5 18 (10.06%) Degree
6 17 (9.50%) CompTIA Security+
7 13 (7.26%) SC Cleared
8 12 (6.70%) CEH
8 12 (6.70%) CRISC
8 12 (6.70%) SANS
9 11 (6.15%) CISMP
10 10 (5.59%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 10 (5.59%) CESG Certified Professional
11 9 (5.03%) CCNP
12 7 (3.91%) SSCP
13 6 (3.35%) BPSS Clearance
14 2 (1.12%) GSEC
14 2 (1.12%) MCSE
14 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (22.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (17.32%) GDPR
3 29 (16.20%) PCI DSS
4 15 (8.38%) NIST
5 6 (3.35%) COBIT
6 4 (2.23%) NCSC
7 3 (1.68%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (1.12%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 2 (1.12%) ISO 22301
8 2 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 2 (1.12%) ITGC
8 2 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (1.12%) SLA
9 1 (0.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 12 (6.70%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.12%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.12%) vSphere
4 1 (0.56%) RACF
4 1 (0.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (3.35%) Nessus
2 5 (2.79%) SCCM
3 4 (2.23%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (2.23%) PaperCut
3 4 (2.23%) Puppet
3 4 (2.23%) SCOM
3 4 (2.23%) Terraform
4 2 (1.12%) Ansible
4 2 (1.12%) Nmap
4 2 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.12%) WSUS
5 1 (0.56%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 43 (24.02%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.03%) Cisco
2 9 (5.03%) VMware
3 6 (3.35%) HP
4 5 (2.79%) Dell
5 3 (1.68%) Avaya
5 3 (1.68%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.12%) Aruba
6 2 (1.12%) Brocade
6 2 (1.12%) D-Link
6 2 (1.12%) Ericsson
6 2 (1.12%) Fortinet
6 2 (1.12%) Juniper
6 2 (1.12%) NETGEAR
6 2 (1.12%) Nokia
6 2 (1.12%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.12%) Ruckus Wireless
6 2 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.12%) Tableau
6 2 (1.12%) Veeam