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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 93 75 82
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +7
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 17 38 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.43% 2.56% 2.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 2.84% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16 36 20
Median salary £52,500 £43,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.09% -2.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £35,000 £36,850
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £62,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%

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
1070 1336 1345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 90.14% 90.03% 84.75%
Number of salaries quoted 872 1019 1066
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £56,400 £62,500
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 27 February 2017.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 21 (48.84%) Degree
2 18 (41.86%) Management Information System
3 14 (32.56%) ITIL
4 13 (30.23%) Linux
5 12 (27.91%) CISSP
5 12 (27.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 11 (25.58%) Software Engineering
7 10 (23.26%) Windows
7 10 (23.26%) Information Security Management
7 10 (23.26%) Security Management
7 10 (23.26%) Project Management
7 10 (23.26%) CISM
7 10 (23.26%) Service Delivery
7 10 (23.26%) Firewall
7 10 (23.26%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (18.60%) Regulatory Compliance
8 8 (18.60%) Penetration Testing
9 7 (16.28%) COBIT
9 7 (16.28%) Data Protection
9 7 (16.28%) Information Assurance
9 7 (16.28%) Customer Engagement
9 7 (16.28%) GIAC
10 5 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (11.63%) Risk Management
10 5 (11.63%) Legal
10 5 (11.63%) Unix
10 5 (11.63%) Java
10 5 (11.63%) PCI DSS
10 5 (11.63%) HIPAA
10 5 (11.63%) Risk Analysis

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 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.33%) Apache
2 1 (2.33%) IIS
2 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) SaaS
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) Firewall
2 3 (6.98%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.33%) DNS
3 1 (2.33%) HTTP
3 1 (2.33%) Network Security
3 1 (2.33%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.33%) SSL
3 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) Big Data
2 2 (4.65%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (11.63%) Legal
2 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (25.58%) Security Manager
2 8 (18.60%) CISSP Manager
2 8 (18.60%) IT Manager
3 7 (16.28%) Governance Manager
3 7 (16.28%) IT Project Manager
3 7 (16.28%) IT Services Manager
3 7 (16.28%) Professional Services Manager
3 7 (16.28%) Professional Services Project Manager
3 7 (16.28%) Project Manager
3 7 (16.28%) Security Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Compliance Specialist
4 5 (11.63%) Information Security Specialist
4 5 (11.63%) Information Specialist
4 5 (11.63%) Security Compliance Specialist
4 5 (11.63%) Security Specialist
5 3 (6.98%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Operational Security Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Security Operations Manager
5 3 (6.98%) SOC Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Transition Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) CGI
1 4 (9.30%) Servlets
2 3 (6.98%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (2.33%) CSS
3 1 (2.33%) HTML
3 1 (2.33%) HTML5
3 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (41.86%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.98%) Life Science
2 3 (6.98%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.33%) CESG
4 1 (2.33%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (2.33%) Fintech
4 1 (2.33%) Java Card
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.23%) Linux
2 10 (23.26%) Windows
3 5 (11.63%) Unix
4 4 (9.30%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) ITIL
2 11 (25.58%) Software Engineering
3 10 (23.26%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (23.26%) Information Security Management
3 10 (23.26%) Project Management
3 10 (23.26%) Security Management
3 10 (23.26%) Service Delivery
4 8 (18.60%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (18.60%) Regulatory Compliance
5 7 (16.28%) Customer Engagement
5 7 (16.28%) Data Protection
5 7 (16.28%) Information Assurance
6 5 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (11.63%) Risk Analysis
6 5 (11.63%) Risk Management
7 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (9.30%) Analytics
7 4 (9.30%) OWASP
8 3 (6.98%) Computer Forensics
8 3 (6.98%) Cryptography
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.63%) Java
2 4 (9.30%) C
3 2 (4.65%) SQL
4 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (48.84%) Degree
2 12 (27.91%) CISSP
3 10 (23.26%) CISM
4 7 (16.28%) GIAC
5 5 (11.63%) CEH
6 2 (4.65%) CISA
7 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.33%) MCP
7 1 (2.33%) PhD
7 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (27.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (16.28%) COBIT
3 5 (11.63%) HIPAA
3 5 (11.63%) PCI DSS
4 2 (4.65%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (2.33%) ISO22301
5 1 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) Oracle
2 2 (4.65%) BT
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.65%) VMware
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco
3 1 (2.33%) Sophos
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Salary: Competitive base salary plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago