Period
to 24 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for SANS qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 24 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SANS Institute
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 221 269 278
Rank change year-on-year +48 +9 +49
Permanent jobs citing SANS 16 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.26% 0.14% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.80% 0.75% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 12
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,750 £72,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.90% +74.70% +16.90%
10th Percentile £42,500 £46,875 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £81,875 £67,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +13.64% -4.35% -3.36%

SANS is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications 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 academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 890 1,339 1,712
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.60% 18.08% 17.59%
Number of salaries quoted 682 1,054 1,418
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £21,750 £21,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £69,000 £58,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

SANS
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SANS in Yorkshire

SANS
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for SANS in Yorkshire

SANS
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SANS in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 January 2020.

Salary histogram for SANS in Yorkshire

SANS
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SANS within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 January 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 +34 14 £45,000 -40.00%
South Yorkshire +22 1 £55,000 -21.43%
North Yorkshire - 1 £46,500 -
SANS
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2020, IT jobs citing SANS 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 SANS.

1 14 (87.50%) Information Security
2 13 (81.25%) Cybersecurity
3 12 (75.00%) CISM
4 9 (56.25%) Security Operations
5 8 (50.00%) NIST
5 8 (50.00%) CISA
5 8 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (50.00%) Network Security
6 7 (43.75%) Firewall
6 7 (43.75%) CISSP
6 7 (43.75%) LAN
6 7 (43.75%) WAN
6 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
6 7 (43.75%) CompTIA Security+
6 7 (43.75%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (43.75%) SIEM
6 7 (43.75%) Vulnerability Management
6 7 (43.75%) PCI DSS
7 6 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (37.50%) Coaching
7 6 (37.50%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (37.50%) Proactive Monitoring
7 6 (37.50%) Technical Leadership
7 6 (37.50%) ITIL
7 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (37.50%) SSCP
8 5 (31.25%) CCNP
9 4 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (25.00%) Degree
9 4 (25.00%) GIAC

SANS
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 1 (6.25%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (18.75%) Azure
3 2 (12.50%) AWS
4 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) Network Security
2 7 (43.75%) Firewall
2 7 (43.75%) LAN
2 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
2 7 (43.75%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) BIG-IP
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Firepower
3 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
3 1 (6.25%) FCoE
3 1 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (6.25%) HTTPS
3 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
3 1 (6.25%) Modbus
3 1 (6.25%) NAS
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) SNMP
3 1 (6.25%) tcpdump
3 1 (6.25%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Fiddler
General
1 1 (6.25%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Team Leader
2 4 (25.00%) Security Advisor
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Security Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Security Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Information Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Information Risk Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security Officer
5 1 (6.25%) Operations Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Officer
5 1 (6.25%) Security Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Security Officer
5 1 (6.25%) Security Risk Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Cyberattack
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (6.25%) PKI
2 1 (6.25%) Public Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Information Security
2 13 (81.25%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (56.25%) Security Operations
4 7 (43.75%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (43.75%) SIEM
4 7 (43.75%) Vulnerability Management
5 6 (37.50%) Coaching
5 6 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (37.50%) ITIL
5 6 (37.50%) Proactive Monitoring
5 6 (37.50%) Technical Leadership
6 4 (25.00%) Data Protection
6 4 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
7 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
7 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
8 1 (6.25%) Cloud Operations
8 1 (6.25%) Scrum
8 1 (6.25%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) CISM
2 8 (50.00%) CISA
3 7 (43.75%) CISSP
3 7 (43.75%) CompTIA Security+
4 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (37.50%) SSCP
5 5 (31.25%) CCNP
6 4 (25.00%) Degree
6 4 (25.00%) GIAC
7 1 (6.25%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (6.25%) CCNA
7 1 (6.25%) CCSP
7 1 (6.25%) CEH
7 1 (6.25%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (50.00%) NIST
2 7 (43.75%) PCI DSS
3 1 (6.25%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (6.25%) GDPR
3 1 (6.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (6.25%) NCSC
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) NFS
1 1 (6.25%) ProxySG
1 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (6.25%) vCenter Server
1 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco
2 2 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (6.25%) Blue Coat
3 1 (6.25%) FireEye
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Palo Alto
3 1 (6.25%) Rockwell
3 1 (6.25%) Sophos
3 1 (6.25%) Symantec
3 1 (6.25%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Zscaler