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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 140 106 105
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -1
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 39 77 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.23% 2.20% 2.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 2.48% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 32 49 70
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,250 £70,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.91%
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
2842 3109 3104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 89.40% 89.01% 85.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2259 2430 2660
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -21 26 £56,250 -18.18% 5
Northamptonshire -9 6 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Leicestershire -15 6 £72,500 +61.11% 4
Lincolnshire - 1 £30,000 - 1
Information Security
England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 36 (43.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (32.53%) CISSP
3 23 (27.71%) Security Management
4 22 (26.51%) PCI DSS
5 21 (25.30%) Degree
6 17 (20.48%) Firewall
6 17 (20.48%) CISM
7 15 (18.07%) Risk Management
7 15 (18.07%) ITIL
7 15 (18.07%) Cybersecurity
8 14 (16.87%) Information Security Management
8 14 (16.87%) QA
9 13 (15.66%) Finance
9 13 (15.66%) Management Information System
10 12 (14.46%) Computer Science
10 12 (14.46%) CESG
10 12 (14.46%) Network Security
11 11 (13.25%) Vulnerability Management
11 11 (13.25%) CEH
12 10 (12.05%) Penetration Testing
12 10 (12.05%) OSCP
12 10 (12.05%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (12.05%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (10.84%) Security Architecture
13 9 (10.84%) Configuration Management
13 9 (10.84%) Cisco Certification
14 8 (9.64%) Internet
14 8 (9.64%) Python
14 8 (9.64%) C
14 8 (9.64%) C++

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 2 (2.41%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.20%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.02%) Slack
2 2 (2.41%) Office 365
3 1 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.48%) Firewall
2 12 (14.46%) Network Security
3 8 (9.64%) Internet
4 7 (8.43%) WAN
5 5 (6.02%) BGP
5 5 (6.02%) EIGRP
5 5 (6.02%) IPsec
5 5 (6.02%) MPLS
5 5 (6.02%) OSPF
5 5 (6.02%) TCP/IP
6 4 (4.82%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (2.41%) LAN
7 2 (2.41%) SAN
7 2 (2.41%) VLAN
8 1 (1.20%) HTTP
8 1 (1.20%) HTTPS
8 1 (1.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.20%) Burp Suite
General
1 13 (15.66%) Finance
2 8 (9.64%) Publishing
3 5 (6.02%) Games
3 5 (6.02%) Retail
4 4 (4.82%) Banking
4 4 (4.82%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.61%) Legal
6 2 (2.41%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.20%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 27 (32.53%) Security Manager
2 19 (22.89%) Information Manager
2 19 (22.89%) Information Security Manager
3 14 (16.87%) Analyst
4 9 (10.84%) Head of Security
5 8 (9.64%) IT Manager
5 8 (9.64%) IT Security Manager
5 8 (9.64%) Penetration Tester
5 8 (9.64%) Security Analyst
5 8 (9.64%) Tester
6 5 (6.02%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (6.02%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (6.02%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (6.02%) Head of IT
6 5 (6.02%) Head of IT Security
6 5 (6.02%) IT Analyst
6 5 (6.02%) IT Security Analyst
6 5 (6.02%) Quality Manager
6 5 (6.02%) Support Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) Head of Information
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.02%) Unreal Engine
2 1 (1.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.66%) Management Information System
2 12 (14.46%) CESG
2 12 (14.46%) Computer Science
3 10 (12.05%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.02%) Mathematics
5 4 (4.82%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.61%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (2.41%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (2.41%) Life Science
8 1 (1.20%) Cryptography
8 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.20%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.61%) Linux
2 1 (1.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.71%) Security Management
2 15 (18.07%) Cybersecurity
2 15 (18.07%) ITIL
2 15 (18.07%) Risk Management
3 14 (16.87%) Information Security Management
4 11 (13.25%) Vulnerability Management
5 10 (12.05%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (12.05%) Penetration Testing
6 9 (10.84%) Configuration Management
6 9 (10.84%) Security Architecture
7 8 (9.64%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (9.64%) Risk Assessment
8 7 (8.43%) Incident Management
8 7 (8.43%) SIEM
9 6 (7.23%) E-Commerce
9 6 (7.23%) ISMS
9 6 (7.23%) Validation
10 5 (6.02%) Change Management
10 5 (6.02%) Data Analysis
10 5 (6.02%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.64%) C
1 8 (9.64%) C++
1 8 (9.64%) Java
1 8 (9.64%) Perl
1 8 (9.64%) PHP
1 8 (9.64%) Python
1 8 (9.64%) Ruby
2 2 (2.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (32.53%) CISSP
2 21 (25.30%) Degree
3 17 (20.48%) CISM
4 11 (13.25%) CEH
5 10 (12.05%) OSCP
6 9 (10.84%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (9.64%) CISA
7 8 (9.64%) CREST Certified
7 8 (9.64%) OSWP
8 5 (6.02%) CompTIA Security+
8 5 (6.02%) Network+ Certification
8 5 (6.02%) Security Cleared
8 5 (6.02%) Security+ Certification
9 4 (4.82%) CCNA
10 3 (3.61%) DV Cleared
10 3 (3.61%) SC Cleared
11 2 (2.41%) CCNP
11 2 (2.41%) GIAC
11 2 (2.41%) MCITP
11 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (43.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (26.51%) PCI DSS
3 14 (16.87%) QA
4 7 (8.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (6.02%) ISO 9001
6 4 (4.82%) ISO27002
7 2 (2.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (2.41%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 3 (3.61%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (2.41%) SCCM
2 1 (1.20%) HP Fortify
2 1 (1.20%) Nessus
2 1 (1.20%) Nmap
2 1 (1.20%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 7 (8.43%) Cisco
2 4 (4.82%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.41%) NetApp
4 1 (1.20%) ArcSight
4 1 (1.20%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.20%) Forcepoint
4 1 (1.20%) HP
4 1 (1.20%) Sonatype
4 1 (1.20%) Sophos
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