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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 91 84 94
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 28 43 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.75% 2.17% 2.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% 2.51% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 27 40 25
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -21.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £50,000 £76,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
1333 1712 2159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 83.10% 86.33% 85.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1109 1483 1671
Median salary £46,614 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.75% -1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £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 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 4 December 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 4 December 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 -1 21 £47,500 +10.46% 1
Huntingdon -3 4 £37,500 -16.66%
Peterborough -7 3 £50,000 +21.95% 2
Information Security
East of England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 24 (42.11%) Degree
2 20 (35.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (33.33%) Linux
4 17 (29.82%) CISSP
5 16 (28.07%) ITIL
6 14 (24.56%) Cybersecurity
7 13 (22.81%) Windows
7 13 (22.81%) CISM
8 12 (21.05%) Data Protection
8 12 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
9 11 (19.30%) PCI DSS
9 11 (19.30%) Firewall
9 11 (19.30%) Unix
9 11 (19.30%) Java
10 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
10 10 (17.54%) Management Information System
10 10 (17.54%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (14.04%) Software Engineering
11 8 (14.04%) SQL
12 7 (12.28%) Risk Management
12 7 (12.28%) Legal
12 7 (12.28%) Risk Analysis
12 7 (12.28%) Network Architecture
13 6 (10.53%) SIEM
13 6 (10.53%) Information Governance
13 6 (10.53%) Windows Server
13 6 (10.53%) Security Operations
13 6 (10.53%) Data Loss Prevention
13 6 (10.53%) Network Security
13 6 (10.53%) HIPAA

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 4 (7.02%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) SaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.30%) Firewall
2 6 (10.53%) Network Security
2 6 (10.53%) SSL
3 5 (8.77%) DNS
4 4 (7.02%) HTTP
4 4 (7.02%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.75%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.75%) LAN
6 1 (1.75%) VPN
6 1 (1.75%) WAN
6 1 (1.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) Big Data
2 2 (3.51%) Data Mining
General
1 7 (12.28%) Legal
2 3 (5.26%) Finance
3 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (21.05%) Security Engineer
2 9 (15.79%) Analyst
2 9 (15.79%) Security Manager
3 6 (10.53%) Compliance Specialist
3 6 (10.53%) Information Security Specialist
3 6 (10.53%) Information Specialist
3 6 (10.53%) Security Analyst
3 6 (10.53%) Security Compliance Specialist
3 6 (10.53%) Security Specialist
3 6 (10.53%) Software Engineer
4 5 (8.77%) Applications Engineer
4 5 (8.77%) Java Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) CISSP Manager
5 4 (7.02%) Network Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Operational Security Manager
5 4 (7.02%) Operations Manager
5 4 (7.02%) Security Operations Manager
5 4 (7.02%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) Senior Security Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) SOC Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) CGI
1 6 (10.53%) Servlets
2 5 (8.77%) CSS
2 5 (8.77%) HTML
2 5 (8.77%) HTML5
2 5 (8.77%) XML
3 3 (5.26%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) Management Information System
2 5 (8.77%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (7.02%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.26%) Cryptography
4 3 (5.26%) Fintech
4 3 (5.26%) Life Science
5 2 (3.51%) CESG
5 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.51%) NHS
6 1 (1.75%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.75%) Java Card
Operating Systems
1 19 (33.33%) Linux
2 13 (22.81%) Windows
3 11 (19.30%) Unix
4 6 (10.53%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.75%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.07%) ITIL
2 14 (24.56%) Cybersecurity
3 12 (21.05%) Data Protection
3 12 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
4 10 (17.54%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (14.04%) Software Engineering
6 7 (12.28%) Network Architecture
6 7 (12.28%) Risk Analysis
6 7 (12.28%) Risk Management
7 6 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (10.53%) Data Loss Prevention
7 6 (10.53%) Information Governance
7 6 (10.53%) Information Security Management
7 6 (10.53%) OWASP
7 6 (10.53%) Security Management
7 6 (10.53%) Security Operations
7 6 (10.53%) SIEM
8 5 (8.77%) Project Management
8 5 (8.77%) Regulatory Compliance
8 5 (8.77%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (19.30%) Java
2 8 (14.04%) SQL
3 6 (10.53%) C
4 5 (8.77%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (42.11%) Degree
2 17 (29.82%) CISSP
3 13 (22.81%) CISM
4 5 (8.77%) CISA
4 5 (8.77%) SSCP
5 3 (5.26%) GIAC
6 2 (3.51%) DV Cleared
6 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.75%) CEH
7 1 (1.75%) ISACA
7 1 (1.75%) ISEB
7 1 (1.75%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (35.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (19.30%) PCI DSS
3 6 (10.53%) COBIT
3 6 (10.53%) HIPAA
4 2 (3.51%) ISO22301
5 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.53%) Oracle
3 3 (5.26%) BT
4 1 (1.75%) VMware
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