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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 93 100 113
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +13
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 77 76 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.43% 2.39% 2.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.81% 2.82% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 54 70 74
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
2741 2696 3164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 86.58% 84.83% 87.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2089 2217 2559
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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
Nottinghamshire +26 30 £67,500 +17.39% 2
Leicestershire -12 28 £47,500 -13.63% 2
Northamptonshire +2 10 £49,500 +10.00% 2
Lincolnshire -4 4 £60,000 +23.71% 1
Derbyshire -5 4 £67,500 +8.00% 2
Information Security
England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

1 105 (62.13%) CISSP
2 80 (47.34%) PCI DSS
3 67 (39.64%) CISM
4 58 (34.32%) CISA
5 51 (30.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 47 (27.81%) Risk Management
7 45 (26.63%) Security Management
8 41 (24.26%) Agile Software Development
9 40 (23.67%) Degree
10 36 (21.30%) Information Security Management
11 35 (20.71%) Data Protection
12 30 (17.75%) Management Information System
13 29 (17.16%) Computer Science
14 27 (15.98%) CESG
15 26 (15.38%) Legal
16 23 (13.61%) Project Management
16 23 (13.61%) Web Services
16 23 (13.61%) Big Data
17 21 (12.43%) Network Security
17 21 (12.43%) Finance
18 19 (11.24%) Security Testing
19 17 (10.06%) SANS
19 17 (10.06%) Vulnerability Management
19 17 (10.06%) Business Continuity
19 17 (10.06%) ISEB
20 16 (9.47%) Firewall
21 15 (8.88%) Security Operations
21 15 (8.88%) Mentoring
22 14 (8.28%) Migration
22 14 (8.28%) SSCP

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.18%) Apache
1 2 (1.18%) IIS
1 2 (1.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.59%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (2.96%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.78%) MS Office
3 2 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.73%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (12.43%) Network Security
2 16 (9.47%) Firewall
3 13 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 8 (4.73%) VPN
5 6 (3.55%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (2.37%) HTTP
6 4 (2.37%) HTTPS
6 4 (2.37%) LAN
7 3 (1.78%) Internet
7 3 (1.78%) WAN
8 2 (1.18%) Intranet
8 2 (1.18%) Wireless
9 1 (0.59%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (13.61%) Big Data
2 5 (2.96%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.37%) Hadoop
3 4 (2.37%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (2.37%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (1.78%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.18%) MySQL
5 2 (1.18%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.59%) Essbase
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (2.37%) Burp Suite
2 2 (1.18%) Git (software)
General
1 26 (15.38%) Legal
2 21 (12.43%) Finance
3 7 (4.14%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.55%) Retail
5 3 (1.78%) Aerospace
5 3 (1.78%) Banking
5 3 (1.78%) Games
5 3 (1.78%) Marketing
6 2 (1.18%) Billing
6 2 (1.18%) Publishing
7 1 (0.59%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 58 (34.32%) Analyst
2 52 (30.77%) Security Analyst
3 42 (24.85%) Information Analyst
3 42 (24.85%) Information Security Analyst
4 27 (15.98%) Security Officer
5 18 (10.65%) Data Protection Analyst
5 18 (10.65%) Information Officer
5 18 (10.65%) Information Security Officer
6 14 (8.28%) Security Engineer
7 12 (7.10%) Architect
7 12 (7.10%) Security Manager
8 11 (6.51%) Consultant
8 11 (6.51%) Security Consultant
9 10 (5.92%) Information Security Manager
9 10 (5.92%) Security Specialist
10 9 (5.33%) Information Manager
10 9 (5.33%) IT Security Officer
11 8 (4.73%) Information Security Specialist
11 8 (4.73%) Information Specialist
11 8 (4.73%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (13.61%) Web Services
2 4 (2.37%) SailPoint
3 3 (1.78%) SOAP
4 2 (1.18%) RESTful
4 2 (1.18%) Symfony
5 1 (0.59%) OAuth
5 1 (0.59%) OpenID
5 1 (0.59%) SAML
5 1 (0.59%) WSDL
5 1 (0.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (17.75%) Management Information System
2 29 (17.16%) Computer Science
3 27 (15.98%) CESG
4 12 (7.10%) Mobile App
5 8 (4.73%) Private Cloud
6 7 (4.14%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.96%) Life Science
8 4 (2.37%) Cryptography
8 4 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.37%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.78%) Credit Risk
10 2 (1.18%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.18%) NHS
10 2 (1.18%) Social Media
11 1 (0.59%) Clustering
11 1 (0.59%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.59%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.59%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.59%) PKI
11 1 (0.59%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.33%) Windows
2 5 (2.96%) Unix
3 4 (2.37%) Linux
4 3 (1.78%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (27.81%) Risk Management
2 45 (26.63%) Security Management
3 41 (24.26%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (21.30%) Information Security Management
5 35 (20.71%) Data Protection
6 23 (13.61%) Project Management
7 19 (11.24%) Security Testing
8 17 (10.06%) Business Continuity
8 17 (10.06%) Vulnerability Management
9 15 (8.88%) Mentoring
9 15 (8.88%) Security Operations
10 14 (8.28%) Incident Management
10 14 (8.28%) Migration
11 13 (7.69%) Computer Security
11 13 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
11 13 (7.69%) Security Architecture
12 12 (7.10%) IT Audit
13 11 (6.51%) Coaching
13 11 (6.51%) E-Commerce
13 11 (6.51%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.37%) Java
2 3 (1.78%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.18%) PHP
3 2 (1.18%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 105 (62.13%) CISSP
2 67 (39.64%) CISM
3 58 (34.32%) CISA
4 40 (23.67%) Degree
5 17 (10.06%) ISEB
5 17 (10.06%) SANS
6 14 (8.28%) SSCP
7 12 (7.10%) CSSLP
7 12 (7.10%) ISSAP
7 12 (7.10%) ISSEP
8 10 (5.92%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (5.92%) CRISC
9 8 (4.73%) CEH
10 7 (4.14%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 6 (3.55%) GIAC
12 4 (2.37%) CCSP
12 4 (2.37%) IISP
13 3 (1.78%) CCFP
13 3 (1.78%) CompTIA Security+
13 3 (1.78%) EnCEP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (47.34%) PCI DSS
2 51 (30.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (4.73%) COBIT
5 7 (4.14%) Data Quality
6 2 (1.18%) SLA
7 1 (0.59%) COSO
System Software
1 2 (1.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (0.59%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.59%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (4.73%) RSA enVision
2 4 (2.37%) HP Fortify
2 4 (2.37%) Oracle Identity Management
2 4 (2.37%) WebInspect
3 3 (1.78%) EnCase
4 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (6.51%) Intel Security
1 11 (6.51%) Rapid7
1 11 (6.51%) Splunk
2 8 (4.73%) AirMagnet
2 8 (4.73%) Blue Coat
2 8 (4.73%) CheckPoint
2 8 (4.73%) Cyber-Ark
2 8 (4.73%) Lancope
2 8 (4.73%) Prolexic
2 8 (4.73%) Radware
2 8 (4.73%) Tripwire
2 8 (4.73%) Tufin
3 7 (4.14%) Oracle
4 6 (3.55%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.37%) Aveksa
5 4 (2.37%) CA
5 4 (2.37%) HP
5 4 (2.37%) Informatica
5 4 (2.37%) Sonatype
5 4 (2.37%) Tableau
Derbyshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Car, Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham
Nottingham Building Society
Posted: 8 days ago
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: £competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
St Andrew's Healthcare
Salary: Salary Competitive / Dependant on Experience
Posted: 12 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
St Andrew's Healthcare
Salary: Salary Competitive / Dependant on Experience
Posted: 23 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 27 days ago