The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 25 36 11
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -25
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 7 2 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.70% 1.14% 11.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.34% 1.45% 12.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 25
Median salary - £33,750 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -48.07%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Information Security
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
131 138 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 87.92% 78.86% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 98 124 181
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £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 Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester 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 Chester

Information Security
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Chester

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 9 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 Chester region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 8 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (75.00%) CISSP
2 6 (75.00%) CISA
3 5 (62.50%) CISM
3 5 (62.50%) BCP
3 5 (62.50%) Risk Assessment
3 5 (62.50%) Data Security
3 5 (62.50%) ISSAP
3 5 (62.50%) ISMS
3 5 (62.50%) Marketing
3 5 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (62.50%) Degree
3 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (62.50%) PCI DSS
3 5 (62.50%) PCI QSA
3 5 (62.50%) ISO22301
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
5 1 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Network Security
5 1 (12.50%) Unix
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Actionable Insight
5 1 (12.50%) Data Loss Prevention
5 1 (12.50%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Digital Forensics
5 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
General
1 5 (62.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Chief Information Officer
1 5 (62.50%) Chief Information Security Officer
1 5 (62.50%) Chief Security Officer
1 5 (62.50%) CIO
1 5 (62.50%) Information Security Officer
1 5 (62.50%) Security Officer
2 2 (25.00%) Security Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) CISSP Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Risk Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) SOC Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) BCP
1 5 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (62.50%) Data Security
1 5 (62.50%) ISMS
1 5 (62.50%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (12.50%) Actionable Insight
2 1 (12.50%) Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Data Loss Prevention
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Forensics
2 1 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (12.50%) Patch Management
2 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Social Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
2 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) CISA
1 6 (75.00%) CISSP
2 5 (62.50%) CISM
2 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) ISSAP
2 5 (62.50%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (62.50%) ISO22301
1 5 (62.50%) PCI DSS
Chester, Cheshire
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