The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cumbria region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 17 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 2 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 2.99% 2.00% 7.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.77% 2.38% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Average salary £24,690 £47,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.02% -32.14%
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.52% -8.00%
Information Security
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cumbria
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
53 42 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 79.10% 84.00% 78.57%
Number of salaries quoted 48 19 36
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Cumbria region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

Information Security
Salary Trend in Cumbria

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Cumbria

Information Security
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cumbria region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security.

1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) NHS
1 5 (100.00%) SIEM
1 5 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cumbria region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Information Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Security Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) SIEM
1 5 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
Cumbria
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cumbria
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago