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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 145 70 116
Rank change year-on-year -75 +46  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 86 224 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.61% 3.44% 2.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 3.90% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 59 185 117
Median salary £41,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.77% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,201 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +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 4851 5740 6762
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 90.72% 88.24% 90.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4237 4755 5428
Median salary £44,031 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.83% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -55 53 £44,516 -1.07% 9
North Yorkshire -12 19 £41,500 -7.77% 5
South Yorkshire -8 9 £62,500 +13.63%
East Yorkshire +2 7 £26,000 -60.00%
Information Security
England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 89 (37.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 80 (34.04%) CISSP
3 67 (28.51%) Management Information System
4 64 (27.23%) CISM
4 64 (27.23%) Firewall
5 63 (26.81%) PCI DSS
6 62 (26.38%) Degree
7 59 (25.11%) Windows
8 56 (23.83%) Finance
9 51 (21.70%) CISA
10 37 (15.74%) Penetration Testing
11 34 (14.47%) Linux
12 32 (13.62%) Microsoft
13 31 (13.19%) Security Management
14 30 (12.77%) Risk Management
15 29 (12.34%) SSCP
16 28 (11.91%) Information Security Management
16 28 (11.91%) Network Security
17 26 (11.06%) Cybersecurity
17 26 (11.06%) ITIL
17 26 (11.06%) Unix
17 26 (11.06%) Java
18 25 (10.64%) Internet
18 25 (10.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
18 25 (10.64%) Security Architecture
18 25 (10.64%) Vulnerability Scanning
19 24 (10.21%) CEH
20 23 (9.79%) C
21 22 (9.36%) C++
21 22 (9.36%) CISMP

Information Security
Top Related 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 (2.98%) IIS
2 4 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (1.70%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.70%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.70%) Skype for Business
3 2 (0.85%) CMS
3 2 (0.85%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.43%) OpenStack
Applications
1 21 (8.94%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.40%) MS Office
3 1 (0.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.13%) Office 365
3 2 (0.85%) PaaS
3 2 (0.85%) SaaS
4 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 64 (27.23%) Firewall
2 28 (11.91%) Network Security
3 25 (10.64%) Internet
4 21 (8.94%) VPN
5 17 (7.23%) Wireless
6 16 (6.81%) LAN
6 16 (6.81%) TCP/IP
6 16 (6.81%) WAN
7 9 (3.83%) Wireless Security
8 8 (3.40%) HTTP
9 7 (2.98%) Wireshark
10 6 (2.55%) WebEx
11 4 (1.70%) SAN
11 4 (1.70%) SSL
12 2 (0.85%) BGP
12 2 (0.85%) DNS
12 2 (0.85%) EIGRP
12 2 (0.85%) Intrusion Detection
12 2 (0.85%) MPLS
13 1 (0.43%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.53%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.55%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (2.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (2.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.13%) MongoDB
4 5 (2.13%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (2.98%) Burp Suite
2 1 (0.43%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.43%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.43%) Metasploit
General
1 56 (23.83%) Finance
2 12 (5.11%) Legal
3 9 (3.83%) Publishing
4 5 (2.13%) Retail
4 5 (2.13%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.70%) Advertising
5 4 (1.70%) Banking
6 3 (1.28%) Games
6 3 (1.28%) Local Government
7 2 (0.85%) Marketing
8 1 (0.43%) Back Office
8 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 50 (21.28%) Analyst
2 43 (18.30%) Security Analyst
3 24 (10.21%) Security Manager
3 24 (10.21%) Security Specialist
4 18 (7.66%) Consultant
5 17 (7.23%) Tester
6 16 (6.81%) Architect
6 16 (6.81%) Information Analyst
6 16 (6.81%) Information Security Analyst
6 16 (6.81%) IT Analyst
6 16 (6.81%) IT Security Analyst
6 16 (6.81%) Penetration Tester
6 16 (6.81%) Security Consultant
7 15 (6.38%) Information Manager
7 15 (6.38%) Information Security Manager
8 14 (5.96%) Developer
8 14 (5.96%) Information Security Specialist
8 14 (5.96%) Information Specialist
9 13 (5.53%) Server Engineer
9 13 (5.53%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.81%) .NET
2 9 (3.83%) HTML
3 8 (3.40%) HTML5
4 7 (2.98%) CSS
5 6 (2.55%) .NET Framework
5 6 (2.55%) Ajax
5 6 (2.55%) jQuery
6 5 (2.13%) Django
6 5 (2.13%) Node.js
6 5 (2.13%) Pylons
6 5 (2.13%) Pyramid
6 5 (2.13%) Ruby on Rails
6 5 (2.13%) web2py
7 4 (1.70%) 802.1X
7 4 (1.70%) Middleware
8 3 (1.28%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.85%) CSS3
10 1 (0.43%) Regular Expression
10 1 (0.43%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 67 (28.51%) Management Information System
2 19 (8.09%) Computer Science
3 11 (4.68%) CESG
3 11 (4.68%) Driving Licence
3 11 (4.68%) Mainframe
4 9 (3.83%) Virtual Team
5 8 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.98%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.55%) Data Centre
7 6 (2.55%) Replication
8 5 (2.13%) NHS
8 5 (2.13%) Private Cloud
8 5 (2.13%) User Experience
9 4 (1.70%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (1.70%) Public Cloud
10 3 (1.28%) BBC
10 3 (1.28%) Security Operations Centre
11 2 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.85%) PKI
12 1 (0.43%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 59 (25.11%) Windows
2 34 (14.47%) Linux
3 26 (11.06%) Unix
4 22 (9.36%) Windows Server
4 22 (9.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (7.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (2.55%) Windows XP
8 4 (1.70%) AIX
8 4 (1.70%) Kali Linux
9 2 (0.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (15.74%) Penetration Testing
2 31 (13.19%) Security Management
3 30 (12.77%) Risk Management
4 28 (11.91%) Information Security Management
5 26 (11.06%) Cybersecurity
5 26 (11.06%) ITIL
6 25 (10.64%) Security Architecture
6 25 (10.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 25 (10.64%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 22 (9.36%) ISMS
8 19 (8.09%) TOGAF
9 18 (7.66%) SIEM
10 17 (7.23%) Data Security
11 16 (6.81%) Disaster Recovery
11 16 (6.81%) Service Management
11 16 (6.81%) Vulnerability Management
12 15 (6.38%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (6.38%) Incident Management
12 15 (6.38%) Security Testing
13 13 (5.53%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 26 (11.06%) Java
2 23 (9.79%) C
3 22 (9.36%) C++
4 19 (8.09%) PHP
4 19 (8.09%) Ruby
5 17 (7.23%) JavaScript
5 17 (7.23%) Python
6 12 (5.11%) C#
6 12 (5.11%) Perl
7 8 (3.40%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.28%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 80 (34.04%) CISSP
2 64 (27.23%) CISM
3 62 (26.38%) Degree
4 51 (21.70%) CISA
5 29 (12.34%) SSCP
6 24 (10.21%) CEH
7 22 (9.36%) CISMP
8 21 (8.94%) CompTIA Security+
8 21 (8.94%) CREST Certified
8 21 (8.94%) Security+ Certification
9 14 (5.96%) MCSE
9 14 (5.96%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (5.53%) MCP
10 13 (5.53%) MCSA
10 13 (5.53%) Security Cleared
11 12 (5.11%) GIAC
11 12 (5.11%) OSCP
11 12 (5.11%) SC Cleared
12 10 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (4.26%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (37.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 63 (26.81%) PCI DSS
3 10 (4.26%) SLA
4 4 (1.70%) QA
5 2 (0.85%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.43%) COBIT
6 1 (0.43%) GDPR
6 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (0.43%) ISO27002
System Software
1 13 (5.53%) Hyper-V
1 13 (5.53%) VMware ESXi
2 8 (3.40%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.85%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.85%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.43%) Docker
5 1 (0.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (5.53%) Nessus
2 7 (2.98%) Puppet
3 6 (2.55%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 6 (2.55%) CSIRT
3 6 (2.55%) DameWare
3 6 (2.55%) Perfmon
4 4 (1.70%) Nmap
4 4 (1.70%) QRadar
5 2 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.43%) Ansible
6 1 (0.43%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.43%) Salt
Vendors
1 32 (13.62%) Microsoft
2 17 (7.23%) Cisco
3 9 (3.83%) LogRhythm
4 8 (3.40%) Oracle
4 8 (3.40%) Splunk
5 7 (2.98%) CheckPoint
5 7 (2.98%) VMware
6 5 (2.13%) Citrix
6 5 (2.13%) Juniper
7 4 (1.70%) AlienVault
7 4 (1.70%) CommVault
7 4 (1.70%) Dell Compellent
7 4 (1.70%) HP
7 4 (1.70%) IBM
7 4 (1.70%) LogLogic
7 4 (1.70%) NetApp
7 4 (1.70%) Nimble Storage
8 3 (1.28%) ArcSight
8 3 (1.28%) Qualys
8 3 (1.28%) Tripwire
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Salary: £21k - £23.5k per annum + Bens + OTE £32,000
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York, North Yorkshire
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Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + 2.5 k flexi benifits
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Knaresborough, North Yorkshire
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
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Skipton, North Yorkshire
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York
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Salary: £40000.00 - £59000.00 per annum
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York, North Yorkshire
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