The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Information Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 66 136
Rank change year-on-year -48 +70  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 136 206 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.51% 3.71% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.74% 4.13% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 104 137 110
Median salary £42,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +9.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,600 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00%  

Information Security is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4964 4982 6117
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 91.55% 89.75% 89.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4172 4172 5010
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing Information Security as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Yorkshire

Information Security
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Information Security in Yorkshire

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Yorkshire

Information Security
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -21 98 £47,500 +3.26% 20
North Yorkshire -12 26 £37,500 -11.76% 1
East Yorkshire -3 10 £27,500 -
South Yorkshire -19 1 £77,500 +40.90%
Information Security
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Information Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 101 (45.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 69 (30.80%) CISSP
3 68 (30.36%) Risk Management
4 65 (29.02%) Management Information System
5 63 (28.13%) CISM
6 59 (26.34%) Finance
6 59 (26.34%) PCI DSS
7 52 (23.21%) CISA
8 40 (17.86%) Firewall
9 39 (17.41%) Windows
10 33 (14.73%) Security Management
11 31 (13.84%) Information Security Management
11 31 (13.84%) CEH
11 31 (13.84%) Analytical Skills
12 27 (12.05%) Degree
13 24 (10.71%) Penetration Testing
13 24 (10.71%) Microsoft
13 24 (10.71%) ISMS
13 24 (10.71%) Data Protection
14 23 (10.27%) Cisco
15 22 (9.82%) LAN
15 22 (9.82%) GIAC
15 22 (9.82%) IT Audit
15 22 (9.82%) Windows Server 2008
16 21 (9.38%) WAN
16 21 (9.38%) Unix
17 20 (8.93%) Microsoft Azure
17 20 (8.93%) Windows Server 2012
17 20 (8.93%) Windows Server
18 19 (8.48%) High Availability

Information Security
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 7 (3.13%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.23%) Skype for Business
3 4 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (1.79%) IIS
3 4 (1.79%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.45%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.89%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (4.46%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.57%) Force.com
3 8 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (3.57%) SaaS
4 7 (3.13%) Office 365
5 2 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 40 (17.86%) Firewall
2 22 (9.82%) LAN
3 21 (9.38%) WAN
4 17 (7.59%) Network Security
5 16 (7.14%) VPN
6 13 (5.80%) WebEx
7 12 (5.36%) Wireless
8 11 (4.91%) Wireless Security
9 9 (4.02%) Internet
10 8 (3.57%) HTTP
10 8 (3.57%) Wireshark
11 6 (2.68%) BGP
11 6 (2.68%) EIGRP
11 6 (2.68%) MPLS
12 4 (1.79%) SAN
12 4 (1.79%) TCP/IP
13 3 (1.34%) VoIP
14 2 (0.89%) H.323
14 2 (0.89%) Intrusion Detection
14 2 (0.89%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.59%) SQL Server
1 17 (7.59%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (5.80%) SQL Server 2000
2 13 (5.80%) SQL Server 2005
2 13 (5.80%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.45%) MySQL
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (3.57%) Burp Suite
2 6 (2.68%) Bugzilla
2 6 (2.68%) JIRA
2 6 (2.68%) Selenium
2 6 (2.68%) SoapUI
2 6 (2.68%) Toad
3 1 (0.45%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.45%) Jenkins
General
1 59 (26.34%) Finance
2 10 (4.46%) Retail
3 9 (4.02%) Legal
4 8 (3.57%) Publishing
5 5 (2.23%) Games
6 4 (1.79%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.89%) Advertising
7 2 (0.89%) Banking
7 2 (0.89%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.89%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.45%) Back Office
8 1 (0.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 61 (27.23%) Analyst
2 44 (19.64%) Security Analyst
3 35 (15.63%) Security Manager
4 24 (10.71%) Information Manager
4 24 (10.71%) Information Security Manager
4 24 (10.71%) IT Analyst
5 21 (9.38%) Information Analyst
5 21 (9.38%) Information Security Analyst
6 19 (8.48%) IT Security Analyst
7 18 (8.04%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
8 17 (7.59%) Consultant
9 15 (6.70%) Architect
9 15 (6.70%) Information Security Consultant
9 15 (6.70%) Security Consultant
10 13 (5.80%) 2nd Line Support
10 13 (5.80%) Security Specialist
10 13 (5.80%) Server Engineer
10 13 (5.80%) Server Support
10 13 (5.80%) Support Engineer
10 13 (5.80%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.68%) SOAP
2 3 (1.34%) .NET
3 1 (0.45%) CSS
3 1 (0.45%) HTML
3 1 (0.45%) Node.js
3 1 (0.45%) React
3 1 (0.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 65 (29.02%) Management Information System
2 31 (13.84%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.80%) Computer Science
3 13 (5.80%) Replication
4 6 (2.68%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.68%) Private Cloud
4 6 (2.68%) Smartphone
5 5 (2.23%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (2.23%) NHS
6 4 (1.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 4 (1.79%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (1.79%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.34%) Clustering
7 3 (1.34%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.34%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.34%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.89%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.89%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.89%) IVR
9 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 39 (17.41%) Windows
2 22 (9.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (9.38%) Unix
4 20 (8.93%) Windows Server
4 20 (8.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (8.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (6.25%) Linux
7 13 (5.80%) Windows XP
8 6 (2.68%) Android
8 6 (2.68%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (30.36%) Risk Management
2 33 (14.73%) Security Management
3 31 (13.84%) Information Security Management
4 24 (10.71%) Data Protection
4 24 (10.71%) ISMS
4 24 (10.71%) Penetration Testing
5 22 (9.82%) IT Audit
6 19 (8.48%) Disaster Recovery
6 19 (8.48%) High Availability
7 18 (8.04%) Service Management
8 16 (7.14%) E-Commerce
9 15 (6.70%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (6.70%) Continuous Improvement
9 15 (6.70%) Cybersecurity
9 15 (6.70%) ITIL
10 14 (6.25%) Business Continuity
10 14 (6.25%) Data Management
11 13 (5.80%) Security Operations
12 12 (5.36%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (4.91%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 14 (6.25%) Java
2 12 (5.36%) SQL
3 9 (4.02%) PHP
4 8 (3.57%) Bash Shell
4 8 (3.57%) C
4 8 (3.57%) C++
4 8 (3.57%) Perl
4 8 (3.57%) Ruby
5 6 (2.68%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 69 (30.80%) CISSP
2 63 (28.13%) CISM
3 52 (23.21%) CISA
4 31 (13.84%) CEH
5 27 (12.05%) Degree
6 22 (9.82%) GIAC
7 16 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
7 16 (7.14%) SSCP
8 15 (6.70%) SANS
9 14 (6.25%) MCSE
9 14 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (5.80%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (5.80%) GNVQ
10 13 (5.80%) HND
10 13 (5.80%) MCP
10 13 (5.80%) MCSA
11 12 (5.36%) CompTIA Security+
11 12 (5.36%) Security+ Certification
12 11 (4.91%) CREST Certified
13 9 (4.02%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (45.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 59 (26.34%) PCI DSS
3 15 (6.70%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 14 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (3.57%) SSAE 16
6 7 (3.13%) Cyber Essentials
7 6 (2.68%) GDPR
8 5 (2.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 4 (1.79%) COBIT
9 4 (1.79%) ISO 9001
9 4 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 3 (1.34%) PMO
10 3 (1.34%) SLA
11 2 (0.89%) ISO 14001
11 2 (0.89%) QA
12 1 (0.45%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 1 (0.45%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 15 (6.70%) VMware ESXi
2 13 (5.80%) Hyper-V
3 11 (4.91%) Active Directory
4 9 (4.02%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.34%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (1.34%) vSphere
6 2 (0.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (5.80%) DameWare
1 13 (5.80%) Perfmon
2 8 (3.57%) Puppet
3 5 (2.23%) Nessus
4 3 (1.34%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.89%) WMI
6 1 (0.45%) Ansible
6 1 (0.45%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.45%) QRadar
6 1 (0.45%) Salt
Vendors
1 24 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 23 (10.27%) Cisco
3 12 (5.36%) VMware
4 10 (4.46%) CheckPoint
5 9 (4.02%) Splunk
6 8 (3.57%) Google
7 7 (3.13%) Oracle
8 6 (2.68%) Blue Coat
9 5 (2.23%) Citrix
9 5 (2.23%) Symantec
10 4 (1.79%) CommVault
10 4 (1.79%) Dell Compellent
10 4 (1.79%) LogRhythm
10 4 (1.79%) NetApp
10 4 (1.79%) Nimble Storage
10 4 (1.79%) Qualys
11 3 (1.34%) Avaya
11 3 (1.34%) F5
11 3 (1.34%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.89%) Juniper
Leeds, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits on Application!
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + car, pension, bonus, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Batley, West Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Acumin
Salary: Up to £64,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago