The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 94 109 98
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -11
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 31 25 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.79% 1.18% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 1.37% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 25 18 16
Median salary £45,000 £44,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% -11.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,020 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £65,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
Information Security
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1463 1830 2023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 84.32% 86.44% 83.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1181 1610 1574
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Information Security
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Information Security
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cambridge +17 23 £47,000 +6.81% 3
Peterborough - 5 £45,000 -
Information Security
East of England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

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

1 23 (47.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (37.50%) Linux
3 15 (31.25%) CISSP
3 15 (31.25%) Degree
4 13 (27.08%) Data Protection
5 12 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
5 12 (25.00%) ITIL
6 11 (22.92%) CISM
7 10 (20.83%) Windows
7 10 (20.83%) PCI DSS
8 9 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (16.67%) CISA
10 7 (14.58%) Firewall
10 7 (14.58%) Management Information System
10 7 (14.58%) Risk Management
10 7 (14.58%) Java
10 7 (14.58%) Risk Analysis
10 7 (14.58%) Cybersecurity
11 6 (12.50%) ITIL V3
11 6 (12.50%) Information Governance
11 6 (12.50%) Network Architecture
11 6 (12.50%) HIPAA
11 6 (12.50%) OWASP
11 6 (12.50%) Data Loss Prevention
11 6 (12.50%) C
11 6 (12.50%) Oracle
11 6 (12.50%) Servlets
11 6 (12.50%) Unix
11 6 (12.50%) CGI

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) SaaS
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.58%) Firewall
2 6 (12.50%) SSL
3 5 (10.42%) Network Security
4 3 (6.25%) DNS
4 3 (6.25%) HTTP
4 3 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.08%) LAN
5 1 (2.08%) VPN
5 1 (2.08%) WAN
5 1 (2.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) Big Data
General
1 4 (8.33%) Finance
1 4 (8.33%) Legal
2 2 (4.17%) Publishing
3 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (20.83%) Security Engineer
2 8 (16.67%) Analyst
2 8 (16.67%) Security Analyst
3 7 (14.58%) Information Security Specialist
3 7 (14.58%) Information Specialist
3 7 (14.58%) Security Specialist
4 6 (12.50%) Compliance Specialist
4 6 (12.50%) Security Compliance Specialist
4 6 (12.50%) Security Manager
5 5 (10.42%) Applications Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Information Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Information Manager
5 5 (10.42%) Information Security Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Information Security Manager
6 4 (8.33%) Information Officer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Security Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Information Security Officer
7 3 (6.25%) Network Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) CGI
1 6 (12.50%) Servlets
2 3 (6.25%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (2.08%) .NET
3 1 (2.08%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Management Information System
2 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.25%) Cryptography
3 3 (6.25%) Fintech
3 3 (6.25%) Life Science
4 2 (4.17%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.08%) CESG
5 1 (2.08%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.08%) Java Card
Operating Systems
1 18 (37.50%) Linux
2 10 (20.83%) Windows
3 6 (12.50%) Unix
4 4 (8.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.17%) Android
5 2 (4.17%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.17%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) Data Protection
2 12 (25.00%) ITIL
2 12 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (14.58%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (14.58%) Risk Analysis
5 7 (14.58%) Risk Management
6 6 (12.50%) Data Loss Prevention
6 6 (12.50%) Information Governance
6 6 (12.50%) ITIL V3
6 6 (12.50%) Network Architecture
6 6 (12.50%) OWASP
7 5 (10.42%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 4 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (8.33%) Identity Management
8 4 (8.33%) Information Management
8 4 (8.33%) Line Management
8 4 (8.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.58%) Java
2 6 (12.50%) C
3 3 (6.25%) SQL
4 2 (4.17%) Python
5 1 (2.08%) C#
5 1 (2.08%) VB
5 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (31.25%) CISSP
1 15 (31.25%) Degree
2 11 (22.92%) CISM
3 8 (16.67%) CISA
4 5 (10.42%) SSCP
5 2 (4.17%) CISMP
5 2 (4.17%) CREST Certified
5 2 (4.17%) DV Cleared
5 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.08%) ISACA
6 1 (2.08%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (47.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (20.83%) PCI DSS
3 6 (12.50%) HIPAA
4 4 (8.33%) COBIT
5 3 (6.25%) ISO22301
6 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) AirWatch
2 2 (4.17%) Nessus
2 2 (4.17%) Nmap
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) Oracle
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.08%) BT
3 1 (2.08%) Cisco
3 1 (2.08%) Forcepoint
3 1 (2.08%) VMware
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