The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 48 26 49
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +23
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 1 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 0.35% 3.81% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 5.10% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 1
Average salary £67,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Information Security
Derbyshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
242 157 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 83.74% 74.76% 87.21%
Number of salaries quoted 197 140 231
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -11.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Information Security
Salary Trend in Derby

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Derby

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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 (71.43%) Management Information System
1 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (57.14%) CISM
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) CISA
3 3 (42.86%) IRCA
3 3 (42.86%) CISSP
3 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS
4 2 (28.57%) Security Management
5 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) MPLS
5 1 (14.29%) BPR
5 1 (14.29%) MS Project
5 1 (14.29%) MS Office
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (14.29%) Change Control
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) ISMS
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
1 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) MPLS
1 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Head of Security
1 3 (42.86%) Head of Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Support Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Information Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Security Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) BPR
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) ISMS
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 1 (14.29%) People Management
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CISM
2 3 (42.86%) CISA
2 3 (42.86%) IRCA
2 3 (42.86%) CISSP
3 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) VMware