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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 100 95 81
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -14
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 25 39 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.36% 1.80% 2.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 2.11% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 14 28 34
Median salary £45,000 £43,064 £47,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.49% -9.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,815 £38,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £53,272 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £49,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.52%
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
1567 1845 2068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 85.40% 84.94% 84.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1298 1552 1654
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -9 13 £47,000 +7.12% 5
Peterborough - 5 £45,000 -
Information Security
East of England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 20 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (37.78%) CISSP
3 15 (33.33%) Degree
4 14 (31.11%) ITIL
5 11 (24.44%) Windows
5 11 (24.44%) CISM
5 11 (24.44%) Management Information System
6 10 (22.22%) Linux
7 9 (20.00%) Risk Management
7 9 (20.00%) Firewall
7 9 (20.00%) Data Protection
7 9 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (17.78%) Computer Science
8 8 (17.78%) CISA
9 7 (15.56%) Identity Management
10 6 (13.33%) SSCP
10 6 (13.33%) Network Architecture
10 6 (13.33%) ITIL V3
10 6 (13.33%) Data Loss Prevention
11 5 (11.11%) Information Governance
11 5 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
11 5 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
11 5 (11.11%) Active Directory
11 5 (11.11%) PCI DSS
11 5 (11.11%) Network Security
11 5 (11.11%) COBIT
11 5 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
12 4 (8.89%) Xen
12 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Architecture

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 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.00%) Firewall
2 5 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (11.11%) Network Security
3 3 (6.67%) DNS
3 3 (6.67%) SSL
4 1 (2.22%) LAN
4 1 (2.22%) LDAP
4 1 (2.22%) VPN
4 1 (2.22%) WAN
4 1 (2.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (8.89%) Finance
1 4 (8.89%) Financial Institution
1 4 (8.89%) Legal
2 2 (4.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (22.22%) Analyst
1 10 (22.22%) Security Analyst
2 7 (15.56%) Information Analyst
2 7 (15.56%) Information Security Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) Information Security Specialist
3 5 (11.11%) Information Specialist
3 5 (11.11%) Security Specialist
4 4 (8.89%) Information Manager
4 4 (8.89%) Information Security Manager
4 4 (8.89%) Information Security Officer
4 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (8.89%) Security Manager
4 4 (8.89%) Security Officer
4 4 (8.89%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Senior Security Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Information Officer
5 3 (6.67%) Network Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Security Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Senior Information Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Senior Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) .NET
1 4 (8.89%) J2EE
2 1 (2.22%) REST
2 1 (2.22%) RESTful
2 1 (2.22%) SailPoint
2 1 (2.22%) SOAP
2 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Management Information System
2 8 (17.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.22%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (24.44%) Windows
2 10 (22.22%) Linux
3 4 (8.89%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.44%) Android
4 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.44%) Kali Linux
5 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) ITIL
2 9 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 9 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
2 9 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 7 (15.56%) Identity Management
4 6 (13.33%) Data Loss Prevention
4 6 (13.33%) ITIL V3
4 6 (13.33%) Network Architecture
5 5 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (11.11%) Information Governance
5 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (8.89%) Identity Access Management
6 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
6 4 (8.89%) Network Management
6 4 (8.89%) Process Management
6 4 (8.89%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (6.67%) Incident Management
7 3 (6.67%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) Java
2 3 (6.67%) C#
2 3 (6.67%) VB.NET
3 2 (4.44%) Python
3 2 (4.44%) SQL
4 1 (2.22%) C++
4 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (37.78%) CISSP
2 15 (33.33%) Degree
3 11 (24.44%) CISM
4 8 (17.78%) CISA
5 6 (13.33%) SSCP
6 2 (4.44%) CISMP
6 2 (4.44%) CREST Certified
6 2 (4.44%) ISACA
7 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (11.11%) COBIT
2 5 (11.11%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.44%) ISO22301
4 1 (2.22%) HIPAA
4 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.89%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) AirWatch
2 2 (4.44%) Nessus
2 2 (4.44%) Nmap
Vendors
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.22%) BT
2 1 (2.22%) CA
2 1 (2.22%) Cisco
2 1 (2.22%) Dell
2 1 (2.22%) Forcepoint
2 1 (2.22%) IBM
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle
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