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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 130 94 129
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +35
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 43 103 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.35% 2.71% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 3.07% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 31 83 51
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +23.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,000 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £84,500 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
Information Security
England

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
2782 3360 3143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 87.51% 88.26% 85.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2197 2742 2649
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £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 30 September 2016.

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 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -35 25 £65,000 -7.14% 3
Leicestershire -2 8 £67,500 +50.00% 1
Northamptonshire +7 5 £55,000 +10.00%
Lincolnshire -12 3 £67,500 +17.39%
Derbyshire +13 2 - -
Information Security
England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 41 (48.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (30.95%) PCI DSS
3 25 (29.76%) Degree
4 24 (28.57%) CISSP
4 24 (28.57%) Firewall
5 22 (26.19%) Security Management
6 21 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 20 (23.81%) Management Information System
7 20 (23.81%) CISM
8 18 (21.43%) ITIL
9 17 (20.24%) Risk Management
10 16 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
11 14 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (16.67%) QA
12 13 (15.48%) CESG
13 12 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (14.29%) Information Security Management
14 11 (13.10%) CISA
14 11 (13.10%) CEH
14 11 (13.10%) Security Cleared
14 11 (13.10%) Data Protection
14 11 (13.10%) OSCP
15 10 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (11.90%) Penetration Testing
15 10 (11.90%) Finance
15 10 (11.90%) Risk Assessment
15 10 (11.90%) Microsoft
16 9 (10.71%) Java
16 9 (10.71%) Perl
16 9 (10.71%) PHP

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:

Applications
1 5 (5.95%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.57%) MS Office
2 3 (3.57%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.38%) MS Project
3 2 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.95%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 24 (28.57%) Firewall
2 9 (10.71%) Internet
2 9 (10.71%) Network Security
3 6 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (7.14%) WAN
4 5 (5.95%) BGP
4 5 (5.95%) EIGRP
4 5 (5.95%) IPsec
4 5 (5.95%) MPLS
4 5 (5.95%) OSPF
4 5 (5.95%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.19%) LAN
5 1 (1.19%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.38%) MS Access
2 1 (1.19%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (5.95%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (11.90%) Finance
2 8 (9.52%) Legal
2 8 (9.52%) Publishing
3 7 (8.33%) Retail
4 5 (5.95%) Games
5 4 (4.76%) Aerospace
6 3 (3.57%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.38%) Banking
7 2 (2.38%) Law
8 1 (1.19%) Marketing
8 1 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (35.71%) Security Manager
2 24 (28.57%) Information Manager
2 24 (28.57%) Information Security Manager
3 9 (10.71%) Penetration Tester
3 9 (10.71%) Tester
4 8 (9.52%) IT Manager
5 7 (8.33%) IT Security Manager
5 7 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 6 (7.14%) Head of Security
7 5 (5.95%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (5.95%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Analyst
7 5 (5.95%) Quality Manager
8 4 (4.76%) Auditor
8 4 (4.76%) CISSP Manager
8 4 (4.76%) Compliance Officer
8 4 (4.76%) Head of IT
8 4 (4.76%) QA Practitioner
8 4 (4.76%) Security Auditor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.95%) Unreal Engine
2 1 (1.19%) CSS
2 1 (1.19%) HTML
2 1 (1.19%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 20 (23.81%) Management Information System
3 13 (15.48%) CESG
4 10 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (9.52%) Data Centre
6 5 (5.95%) Mathematics
7 4 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (3.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (1.19%) Cryptography
9 1 (1.19%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (1.19%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.19%) Life Science
9 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.19%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.33%) Linux
2 5 (5.95%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (26.19%) Security Management
2 18 (21.43%) ITIL
3 17 (20.24%) Risk Management
4 16 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
5 14 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (14.29%) Information Security Management
7 11 (13.10%) Data Protection
8 10 (11.90%) Penetration Testing
8 10 (11.90%) Risk Assessment
9 9 (10.71%) Business Continuity
9 9 (10.71%) Configuration Management
9 9 (10.71%) Validation
10 8 (9.52%) BCP
10 8 (9.52%) Change Management
11 7 (8.33%) Incident Management
11 7 (8.33%) Internal Audit
11 7 (8.33%) ISMS
11 7 (8.33%) Mentoring
11 7 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.71%) Java
1 9 (10.71%) Perl
1 9 (10.71%) PHP
2 8 (9.52%) C
2 8 (9.52%) C++
2 8 (9.52%) Python
2 8 (9.52%) Ruby
3 2 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (29.76%) Degree
2 24 (28.57%) CISSP
3 20 (23.81%) CISM
4 11 (13.10%) CEH
4 11 (13.10%) CISA
4 11 (13.10%) OSCP
4 11 (13.10%) Security Cleared
5 9 (10.71%) CREST Certified
5 9 (10.71%) SC Cleared
6 8 (9.52%) OSWP
7 7 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (7.14%) DV Cleared
9 5 (5.95%) Network+ Certification
10 4 (4.76%) PCI QSA
11 2 (2.38%) CFCE
11 2 (2.38%) CompTIA Security+
11 2 (2.38%) EnCE
11 2 (2.38%) GCIH
11 2 (2.38%) GIAC
11 2 (2.38%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (48.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (30.95%) PCI DSS
3 14 (16.67%) QA
4 7 (8.33%) ISO 9001
4 7 (8.33%) ISO27002
5 6 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (4.76%) COBIT
7 2 (2.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (2.38%) PA-DSS
7 2 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.38%) EnCase
2 1 (1.19%) Nessus
2 1 (1.19%) Nmap
Vendors
1 10 (11.90%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.52%) Cisco
3 3 (3.57%) ArcSight
4 2 (2.38%) CA
5 1 (1.19%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.19%) FireEye
5 1 (1.19%) Forcepoint
5 1 (1.19%) Siemens
5 1 (1.19%) Sophos
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