The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 50 31 52
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +21
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 5 24 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 1.22% 5.25% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 6.47% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 0
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Information Security
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
337 371 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 82.20% 81.18% 73.73%
Number of salaries quoted 300 284 235
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,500 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £82,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Information Security
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Derbyshire

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

Information Security
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chesterfield +9 4 £63,750 -
Derby -13 1 £67,500 +35.00%
Information Security
East Midlands

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 13 (65.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (60.00%) CISSP
3 9 (45.00%) CISA
4 8 (40.00%) Management Information System
5 7 (35.00%) CISM
6 6 (30.00%) COBIT
6 6 (30.00%) PCI DSS
7 5 (25.00%) Project Management
8 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
8 4 (20.00%) Security Management
8 4 (20.00%) Finance
9 3 (15.00%) IRCA
9 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
10 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
10 2 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (10.00%) Security Testing
10 2 (10.00%) ISMS
10 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
10 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
10 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
10 2 (10.00%) MS Project
10 2 (10.00%) MS Office
10 2 (10.00%) ITIL
10 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
10 2 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 1 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
11 1 (5.00%) Legal
11 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (5.00%) VMware

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 2 (10.00%) MS Project
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
1 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) MPLS
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Information Manager
1 9 (45.00%) Information Security Manager
1 9 (45.00%) Security Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Information Assurance Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Security Assurance Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Head of Security
3 3 (15.00%) Head of Information Security
3 3 (15.00%) Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Security Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Assurance Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Compliance Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security Officer
5 1 (5.00%) Security Officer
5 1 (5.00%) Support Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Project Management
2 4 (20.00%) Security Management
2 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (10.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (10.00%) ISMS
3 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.00%) Information Security Management
4 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (5.00%) Change Control
4 1 (5.00%) People Management
4 1 (5.00%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) BPR
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) CISSP
2 9 (45.00%) CISA
3 7 (35.00%) CISM
4 3 (15.00%) IRCA
4 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
6 1 (5.00%) Degree
6 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (65.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (30.00%) COBIT
2 6 (30.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) CA
2 1 (5.00%) VMware