The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 88 90 76
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 15 20 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.26% 1.45% 2.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 1.68% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 22
Median salary £47,000 £43,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.67% -13.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £40,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £56,250 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £53,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +5.26%
Information Security
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1013 1189 1545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 84.77% 86.35% 84.84%
Number of salaries quoted 837 1032 1197
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,660
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing Information Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Information Security
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Cambridge

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 13 (54.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (37.50%) Degree
2 9 (37.50%) Linux
2 9 (37.50%) CISSP
3 7 (29.17%) Windows
3 7 (29.17%) CISM
4 6 (25.00%) ITIL
4 6 (25.00%) Firewall
4 6 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 6 (25.00%) Network Architecture
4 6 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (20.83%) Data Loss Prevention
5 5 (20.83%) PCI DSS
5 5 (20.83%) CISA
5 5 (20.83%) SSL
6 4 (16.67%) SSCP
6 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 4 (16.67%) Finance
6 4 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
6 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
7 3 (12.50%) Information Governance
7 3 (12.50%) ITIL V3
7 3 (12.50%) SIEM
7 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 3 (12.50%) AirWatch
7 3 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
7 3 (12.50%) Network Security

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) SaaS
2 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) Firewall
2 5 (20.83%) SSL
3 3 (12.50%) DNS
3 3 (12.50%) Network Security
4 2 (8.33%) HTTP
4 2 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.17%) LAN
5 1 (4.17%) VPN
5 1 (4.17%) WAN
5 1 (4.17%) Wireless
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Legal
3 2 (8.33%) Financial Institution
3 2 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Analyst
1 5 (20.83%) Security Analyst
1 5 (20.83%) Security Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Information Security Specialist
2 4 (16.67%) Information Specialist
2 4 (16.67%) Security Specialist
2 4 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Senior Security Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Information Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Information Security Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Information Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Information Security Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Security Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) CGI
1 2 (8.33%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.33%) Fintech
3 1 (4.17%) CESG
3 1 (4.17%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Linux
2 7 (29.17%) Windows
3 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 2 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
1 6 (25.00%) Data Protection
1 6 (25.00%) ITIL
1 6 (25.00%) Network Architecture
1 6 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (20.83%) Data Loss Prevention
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
4 3 (12.50%) Information Governance
4 3 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 3 (12.50%) Migration
4 3 (12.50%) Security Architecture
4 3 (12.50%) SIEM
4 3 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) C
1 2 (8.33%) Java
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) CISSP
1 9 (37.50%) Degree
2 7 (29.17%) CISM
3 5 (20.83%) CISA
4 4 (16.67%) SSCP
5 2 (8.33%) CISMP
6 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (54.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (20.83%) PCI DSS
3 2 (8.33%) COBIT
3 2 (8.33%) ISO22301
4 1 (4.17%) HIPAA
4 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) BT
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco
2 1 (4.17%) Forcepoint
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
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