The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
England / East Midlands
Rank 113 100 86
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -14
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 50 78 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.71% 2.45% 2.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 2.78% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 46 57 74
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,750 £71,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2589 2802 2704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 88.76% 88.17% 85.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2119 2150 2260
Median salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £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 the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Information Security
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Information Security Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Information Security
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Information Security Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Information Security
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
Nottinghamshire -15 18 £57,500 -14.81% 1
Northamptonshire +8 15 £45,000 -1.09%
Leicestershire -13 15 £67,500 +50.00% 2
Derbyshire +18 2 £32,500 - 2
Information Security
England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 35 (39.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 33 (37.08%) CISSP
3 25 (28.09%) PCI DSS
4 24 (26.97%) Security Management
5 23 (25.84%) Degree
6 18 (20.22%) Risk Management
6 18 (20.22%) CISM
7 16 (17.98%) ITIL
7 16 (17.98%) Firewall
7 16 (17.98%) Vulnerability Management
8 15 (16.85%) Cybersecurity
8 15 (16.85%) Information Security Management
9 14 (15.73%) CISA
10 12 (13.48%) CESG
10 12 (13.48%) SIEM
11 11 (12.36%) ISMS
11 11 (12.36%) Computer Science
12 10 (11.24%) QA
12 10 (11.24%) Network Security
12 10 (11.24%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (11.24%) Penetration Testing
13 9 (10.11%) CEH
14 8 (8.99%) Finance
14 8 (8.99%) Disaster Recovery
14 8 (8.99%) Management Information System
14 8 (8.99%) Configuration Management
14 8 (8.99%) PHP
14 8 (8.99%) Cisco Certification
14 8 (8.99%) WAN
14 8 (8.99%) Cisco

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 3 (3.37%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.62%) Slack
2 2 (2.25%) Office 365
2 2 (2.25%) SaaS
3 1 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.98%) Firewall
2 10 (11.24%) Network Security
3 8 (8.99%) WAN
4 7 (7.87%) Internet
5 5 (5.62%) BGP
5 5 (5.62%) EIGRP
5 5 (5.62%) IPsec
5 5 (5.62%) MPLS
5 5 (5.62%) OSPF
5 5 (5.62%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.37%) LAN
6 3 (3.37%) SAN
6 3 (3.37%) VLAN
7 1 (1.12%) HTTP
7 1 (1.12%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.37%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.12%) Big Data
2 1 (1.12%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (5.62%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.12%) Burp Suite
General
1 8 (8.99%) Finance
2 7 (7.87%) Manufacturing
2 7 (7.87%) Publishing
3 5 (5.62%) Games
3 5 (5.62%) Retail
4 4 (4.49%) Banking
5 2 (2.25%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.12%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (26.97%) Analyst
2 22 (24.72%) Security Manager
3 20 (22.47%) Security Analyst
4 14 (15.73%) Information Manager
4 14 (15.73%) Information Security Manager
5 13 (14.61%) Information Analyst
5 13 (14.61%) Information Security Analyst
6 8 (8.99%) Head of Security
6 8 (8.99%) IT Manager
6 8 (8.99%) IT Security Manager
7 7 (7.87%) Penetration Tester
7 7 (7.87%) Tester
8 6 (6.74%) IT Analyst
8 6 (6.74%) IT Security Analyst
9 5 (5.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 5 (5.62%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (5.62%) Head of Information
9 5 (5.62%) Head of Information Security
9 5 (5.62%) Head of IT
9 5 (5.62%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.62%) Unreal Engine
2 1 (1.12%) HTML
2 1 (1.12%) LAMP
2 1 (1.12%) Laravel
2 1 (1.12%) Symfony
2 1 (1.12%) Web Services
2 1 (1.12%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.48%) CESG
2 11 (12.36%) Computer Science
3 8 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.99%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.62%) Life Science
4 5 (5.62%) Mathematics
5 4 (4.49%) Cryptography
5 4 (4.49%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (2.25%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.12%) Linux
1 1 (1.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.97%) Security Management
2 18 (20.22%) Risk Management
3 16 (17.98%) ITIL
3 16 (17.98%) Vulnerability Management
4 15 (16.85%) Cybersecurity
4 15 (16.85%) Information Security Management
5 12 (13.48%) SIEM
6 11 (12.36%) ISMS
7 10 (11.24%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (11.24%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (8.99%) Configuration Management
8 8 (8.99%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (8.99%) Patch Management
8 8 (8.99%) Security Architecture
9 7 (7.87%) Risk Analysis
9 7 (7.87%) Risk Assessment
10 6 (6.74%) Change Management
10 6 (6.74%) E-Commerce
11 5 (5.62%) Data Analysis
11 5 (5.62%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.99%) PHP
2 7 (7.87%) C
2 7 (7.87%) C++
2 7 (7.87%) Java
2 7 (7.87%) Perl
2 7 (7.87%) Python
2 7 (7.87%) Ruby
3 1 (1.12%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 33 (37.08%) CISSP
2 23 (25.84%) Degree
3 18 (20.22%) CISM
4 14 (15.73%) CISA
5 9 (10.11%) CEH
6 8 (8.99%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (7.87%) CREST Certified
7 7 (7.87%) OSCP
7 7 (7.87%) OSWP
8 5 (5.62%) Network+ Certification
9 4 (4.49%) CompTIA Security+
9 4 (4.49%) Security Cleared
9 4 (4.49%) Security+ Certification
10 3 (3.37%) CCNA
10 3 (3.37%) CCNP
11 2 (2.25%) DV Cleared
11 2 (2.25%) GIAC
11 2 (2.25%) MCITP
11 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (2.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (39.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (28.09%) PCI DSS
3 10 (11.24%) QA
4 7 (7.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (5.62%) ISO 9001
6 2 (2.25%) ISO27002
System Software
1 4 (4.49%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.37%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.37%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 3 (3.37%) SCCM
2 1 (1.12%) HP Fortify
2 1 (1.12%) Nessus
2 1 (1.12%) Nmap
2 1 (1.12%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 8 (8.99%) Cisco
2 6 (6.74%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.37%) NetApp
4 1 (1.12%) ArcSight
4 1 (1.12%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.12%) Forcepoint
4 1 (1.12%) HP
4 1 (1.12%) Sonatype
4 1 (1.12%) Sophos
4 1 (1.12%) Zend
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