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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 79 88 85
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 23 21 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.96% 1.44% 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 1.67% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 15
Median salary £47,000 £44,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.81% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,200 £41,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £86,000 £55,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +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
1001 1254 1502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 85.48% 86.24% 84.67%
Number of salaries quoted 814 1113 1144
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 26 September 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 17 (53.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (50.00%) Linux
3 12 (37.50%) Degree
3 12 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
4 10 (31.25%) Data Protection
4 10 (31.25%) Windows
4 10 (31.25%) CISSP
5 9 (28.13%) PCI DSS
6 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (25.00%) CISM
6 8 (25.00%) ITIL
7 7 (21.88%) Firewall
7 7 (21.88%) Risk Analysis
7 7 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (21.88%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (18.75%) OWASP
8 6 (18.75%) Network Architecture
8 6 (18.75%) HIPAA
8 6 (18.75%) CISA
8 6 (18.75%) Unix
8 6 (18.75%) C
8 6 (18.75%) Java
8 6 (18.75%) Oracle
8 6 (18.75%) Servlets
8 6 (18.75%) CGI
8 6 (18.75%) SSL
9 5 (15.63%) Data Loss Prevention
10 4 (12.50%) SaaS
10 4 (12.50%) Information Governance
10 4 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning

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 (9.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) SaaS
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) Firewall
2 6 (18.75%) SSL
3 3 (9.38%) DNS
3 3 (9.38%) HTTP
3 3 (9.38%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (9.38%) Network Security
3 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.13%) LAN
4 1 (3.13%) VPN
4 1 (3.13%) WAN
4 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Big Data
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
1 4 (12.50%) Legal
2 2 (6.25%) Publishing
3 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Security Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Information Security Specialist
2 7 (21.88%) Information Specialist
2 7 (21.88%) Security Specialist
3 6 (18.75%) Compliance Specialist
3 6 (18.75%) Security Compliance Specialist
4 5 (15.63%) Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Applications Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Security Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Security Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Information Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Information Manager
6 3 (9.38%) Information Security Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Information Security Manager
6 3 (9.38%) Network Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Security Manager
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Information Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) CGI
1 6 (18.75%) Servlets
2 3 (9.38%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.38%) Cryptography
2 3 (9.38%) Fintech
2 3 (9.38%) Life Science
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.13%) CESG
4 1 (3.13%) Java Card
4 1 (3.13%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Linux
2 10 (31.25%) Windows
3 6 (18.75%) Unix
4 4 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
2 10 (31.25%) Data Protection
3 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (25.00%) ITIL
4 7 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (21.88%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (21.88%) Risk Analysis
5 6 (18.75%) Network Architecture
5 6 (18.75%) OWASP
6 5 (15.63%) Data Loss Prevention
7 4 (12.50%) Information Governance
7 4 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 4 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (9.38%) Ethical Hacking
8 3 (9.38%) Migration
8 3 (9.38%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (9.38%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) C
1 6 (18.75%) Java
2 3 (9.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Degree
2 10 (31.25%) CISSP
3 8 (25.00%) CISM
4 6 (18.75%) CISA
5 4 (12.50%) SSCP
6 2 (6.25%) CISMP
7 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
7 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (53.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (28.13%) PCI DSS
3 6 (18.75%) HIPAA
4 3 (9.38%) ISO22301
5 2 (6.25%) COBIT
6 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) BT
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco
2 1 (3.13%) Forcepoint
2 1 (3.13%) VMware
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