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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
England / East Midlands
Rank 100 92 96
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 56 79 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.94% 2.48% 2.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 2.83% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 53 57 69
Median salary £45,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £44,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%

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
2521 2789 2753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 87.23% 87.57% 86.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2021 2135 2239
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 24 February 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 24 February 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
Northamptonshire +35 21 £45,000 -10.00%
Leicestershire -15 17 £65,750 +16.88% 2
Nottinghamshire -22 8 £42,500 -37.03% 1
Derbyshire +12 5 £42,500 -37.03%
Lincolnshire -5 5 £37,000 -38.33% 1
Information Security
England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 40 (43.01%) CISSP
2 35 (37.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 29 (31.18%) PCI DSS
4 22 (23.66%) Cybersecurity
5 21 (22.58%) Degree
5 21 (22.58%) Security Management
6 20 (21.51%) Firewall
6 20 (21.51%) Vulnerability Management
6 20 (21.51%) SIEM
7 18 (19.35%) Risk Management
8 17 (18.28%) ITIL
9 15 (16.13%) CISM
10 14 (15.05%) Cisco
11 13 (13.98%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (13.98%) WAN
11 13 (13.98%) Information Security Management
12 12 (12.90%) Security+ Certification
12 12 (12.90%) CISA
12 12 (12.90%) CompTIA Security+
13 11 (11.83%) Network Security
13 11 (11.83%) Risk Analysis
13 11 (11.83%) Computer Science
14 10 (10.75%) CESG
14 10 (10.75%) Finance
15 9 (9.68%) Change Management
15 9 (9.68%) Microsoft
15 9 (9.68%) Active Directory
16 8 (8.60%) LAN
16 8 (8.60%) CCNA
16 8 (8.60%) Configuration Management

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 6 (6.45%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.38%) Slack
2 2 (2.15%) Office 365
2 2 (2.15%) SaaS
3 1 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (21.51%) Firewall
2 13 (13.98%) WAN
3 11 (11.83%) Network Security
4 8 (8.60%) LAN
4 8 (8.60%) VLAN
5 7 (7.53%) SAN
6 5 (5.38%) BGP
6 5 (5.38%) EIGRP
6 5 (5.38%) IPsec
6 5 (5.38%) MPLS
6 5 (5.38%) OSPF
6 5 (5.38%) TCP/IP
7 4 (4.30%) Internet
8 1 (1.08%) HTTP
8 1 (1.08%) HTTPS
8 1 (1.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.08%) Big Data
2 1 (1.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (5.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.08%) Burp Suite
General
1 10 (10.75%) Finance
2 5 (5.38%) Games
2 5 (5.38%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.30%) Publishing
4 3 (3.23%) Banking
4 3 (3.23%) Retail
5 2 (2.15%) Legal
6 1 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 32 (34.41%) Analyst
2 29 (31.18%) Security Analyst
3 23 (24.73%) Information Analyst
3 23 (24.73%) Information Security Analyst
4 12 (12.90%) Security Specialist
5 10 (10.75%) Information Security Specialist
5 10 (10.75%) Information Specialist
5 10 (10.75%) Security Manager
6 8 (8.60%) IT Manager
7 7 (7.53%) Head of Security
7 7 (7.53%) IT Security Manager
8 6 (6.45%) Head of IT
9 5 (5.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 5 (5.38%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (5.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (5.38%) IT Analyst
9 5 (5.38%) IT Security Analyst
9 5 (5.38%) Support Engineer
10 4 (4.30%) Head of Compliance
10 4 (4.30%) Head of Information
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.38%) Unreal Engine
2 1 (1.08%) HTML
2 1 (1.08%) LAMP
2 1 (1.08%) Laravel
2 1 (1.08%) Symfony
2 1 (1.08%) Web Services
2 1 (1.08%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.83%) Computer Science
2 10 (10.75%) CESG
3 8 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (7.53%) Cyberthreat
5 5 (5.38%) Life Science
6 3 (3.23%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.15%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.08%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.66%) Cybersecurity
2 21 (22.58%) Security Management
3 20 (21.51%) SIEM
3 20 (21.51%) Vulnerability Management
4 18 (19.35%) Risk Management
5 17 (18.28%) ITIL
6 13 (13.98%) Information Security Management
7 11 (11.83%) Risk Analysis
8 9 (9.68%) Change Management
9 8 (8.60%) Configuration Management
9 8 (8.60%) Data Protection
9 8 (8.60%) ISMS
9 8 (8.60%) Patch Management
9 8 (8.60%) Penetration Testing
9 8 (8.60%) Security Architecture
10 7 (7.53%) B2B
10 7 (7.53%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (7.53%) Matrix Organization
11 6 (6.45%) Matrix Management
11 6 (6.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.38%) PHP
2 4 (4.30%) C
2 4 (4.30%) C++
2 4 (4.30%) Java
2 4 (4.30%) Perl
2 4 (4.30%) Python
2 4 (4.30%) Ruby
3 1 (1.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 40 (43.01%) CISSP
2 21 (22.58%) Degree
3 15 (16.13%) CISM
4 13 (13.98%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (12.90%) CISA
5 12 (12.90%) CompTIA Security+
5 12 (12.90%) Security+ Certification
6 8 (8.60%) CCNA
7 7 (7.53%) CCNP
7 7 (7.53%) CEH
8 5 (5.38%) Network+ Certification
9 4 (4.30%) CREST Certified
9 4 (4.30%) OSCP
9 4 (4.30%) OSWP
10 2 (2.15%) MCITP
10 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.08%) CISMP
11 1 (1.08%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.08%) GPEN
11 1 (1.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (37.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (31.18%) PCI DSS
3 8 (8.60%) QA
4 6 (6.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (3.23%) GDPR
6 2 (2.15%) ISO27002
System Software
1 9 (9.68%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.53%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (7.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 7 (7.53%) SCCM
2 1 (1.08%) HP Fortify
2 1 (1.08%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 14 (15.05%) Cisco
2 9 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.53%) NetApp
4 1 (1.08%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.08%) Forcepoint
4 1 (1.08%) HP
4 1 (1.08%) Sonatype
4 1 (1.08%) Sophos
4 1 (1.08%) Zend
Grantham, Lincolnshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £40k per annum + certified training
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Experian
Posted: 8 days ago