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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 88 102 112
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +10
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 97 79 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.67% 2.13% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.10% 2.58% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 70 65 47
Average salary £52,500 £38,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.25% -23.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £28,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £61,250 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
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
3124 3059 2532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 85.97% 82.41% 80.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2612 2537 2143
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,850 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015. 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 +16 32 £52,500 +84.21% 2
Northamptonshire +13 31 £50,000 +36.98%
Derbyshire +6 18 £65,000 +23.80% 2
Leicestershire +14 14 £50,000 +14.28% 1
Information Security
England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 61 (39.35%) CISSP
2 44 (28.39%) PCI DSS
3 41 (26.45%) CISM
4 39 (25.16%) Firewall
5 37 (23.87%) Finance
6 35 (22.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 30 (19.35%) E-Commerce
8 28 (18.06%) Management Information System
9 26 (16.77%) Cyber Security
10 25 (16.13%) Risk Management
10 25 (16.13%) Windows
10 25 (16.13%) Network Security
11 24 (15.48%) Security Architecture
11 24 (15.48%) Web Services
12 23 (14.84%) Security Management
13 22 (14.19%) Degree
14 21 (13.55%) Open Source
14 21 (13.55%) ITIL
15 20 (12.90%) COBIT
15 20 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
16 19 (12.26%) Agile Software Development
16 19 (12.26%) Wireless
17 18 (11.61%) CISA
18 16 (10.32%) Project Management
18 16 (10.32%) Penetration Testing
18 16 (10.32%) Incident Management
19 15 (9.68%) Vulnerability Assessment
19 15 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
20 14 (9.03%) PRINCE2
21 13 (8.39%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 6 (3.87%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.23%) IIS
3 3 (1.94%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.29%) Lync
5 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.87%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.65%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.65%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (0.65%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.58%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (25.16%) Firewall
2 25 (16.13%) Network Security
3 19 (12.26%) Wireless
4 12 (7.74%) TCP/IP
5 6 (3.87%) VPN
5 6 (3.87%) LAN
5 6 (3.87%) WAN
5 6 (3.87%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (3.87%) Internet
6 5 (3.23%) SAN
6 5 (3.23%) Intranet
7 3 (1.94%) IPsec
7 3 (1.94%) HTTP
7 3 (1.94%) DNS
7 3 (1.94%) HTTPS
8 2 (1.29%) SSL
8 2 (1.29%) SNMP
8 2 (1.29%) IP Telephony
8 2 (1.29%) BIG-IP
8 2 (1.29%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.94%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (1.94%) Big Data
3 2 (1.29%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.29%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.29%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.29%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.29%) Visual Studio
1 2 (1.29%) JIRA
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
General
1 37 (23.87%) Finance
2 13 (8.39%) Telecoms
2 13 (8.39%) Retail
3 7 (4.52%) Legal
4 3 (1.94%) Publishing
4 3 (1.94%) Banking
5 2 (1.29%) Military
5 2 (1.29%) Back Office
6 1 (0.65%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.65%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 39 (25.16%) Analyst
2 21 (13.55%) Security Analyst
2 21 (13.55%) Information Manager
2 21 (13.55%) Security Manager
3 20 (12.90%) Information Security Manager
4 19 (12.26%) Security Specialist
5 18 (11.61%) Security Architect
5 18 (11.61%) Architect
6 14 (9.03%) Security Engineer
7 11 (7.10%) Information Security Specialist
7 11 (7.10%) Information Specialist
7 11 (7.10%) Cyber Security Analyst
8 10 (6.45%) Security Assurance Manager
8 10 (6.45%) Information Assurance Manager
9 9 (5.81%) Head of Security
9 9 (5.81%) Information Analyst
9 9 (5.81%) Head of Information Security
10 8 (5.16%) Information Security Architect
10 8 (5.16%) Consultant
10 8 (5.16%) Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (15.48%) Web Services
2 8 (5.16%) .NET
3 4 (2.58%) XML
4 3 (1.94%) HTML
5 2 (1.29%) SOAP
5 2 (1.29%) WSDL
5 2 (1.29%) SAML
5 2 (1.29%) OAuth
5 2 (1.29%) OpenID
6 1 (0.65%) WebCenter
6 1 (0.65%) Middleware
6 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.65%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (18.06%) Management Information System
2 15 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.52%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.87%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.23%) PKI
5 5 (3.23%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.58%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.94%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.94%) Clustering
7 3 (1.94%) Cryptography
8 2 (1.29%) CESG
8 2 (1.29%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.29%) GIS
8 2 (1.29%) User Experience
8 2 (1.29%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.29%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.29%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.65%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.65%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 25 (16.13%) Windows
2 9 (5.81%) UNIX
3 8 (5.16%) Linux
4 7 (4.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.94%) Solaris
6 2 (1.29%) Android
6 2 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (19.35%) E-Commerce
2 26 (16.77%) Cyber Security
3 25 (16.13%) Risk Management
4 24 (15.48%) Security Architecture
5 23 (14.84%) Security Management
6 21 (13.55%) ITIL
6 21 (13.55%) Open Source
7 20 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 19 (12.26%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (10.32%) Incident Management
9 16 (10.32%) Penetration Testing
9 16 (10.32%) Project Management
10 15 (9.68%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 14 (9.03%) PRINCE2
12 13 (8.39%) Business Continuity
13 11 (7.10%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (6.45%) Information Security Management
14 10 (6.45%) SDLC
15 9 (5.81%) Mentoring
15 9 (5.81%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 12 (7.74%) Java
2 5 (3.23%) JavaScript
2 5 (3.23%) SQL
3 4 (2.58%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.29%) C
4 2 (1.29%) C#
5 1 (0.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 61 (39.35%) CISSP
2 41 (26.45%) CISM
3 22 (14.19%) Degree
4 18 (11.61%) CISA
5 5 (3.23%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.94%) CSSLP
6 3 (1.94%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.29%) CRISC
7 2 (1.29%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.29%) PMP
7 2 (1.29%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.29%) ISEB
8 1 (0.65%) CCA
8 1 (0.65%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.65%) MCSE
8 1 (0.65%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (28.39%) PCI DSS
2 35 (22.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (12.90%) COBIT
4 4 (2.58%) SLA
4 4 (2.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.94%) BS25999
5 3 (1.94%) FISMA
6 2 (1.29%) Data Quality
6 2 (1.29%) QA
7 1 (0.65%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (7.74%) Active Directory
2 11 (7.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.23%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.58%) XenApp
5 3 (1.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.65%) RACF
Systems Management
1 7 (4.52%) SCCM
2 3 (1.94%) WebInspect
3 2 (1.29%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (1.29%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 13 (8.39%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.10%) VMware
3 8 (5.16%) Citrix
4 4 (2.58%) Oracle
4 4 (2.58%) Cisco
5 3 (1.94%) IBM
5 3 (1.94%) Altiris
5 3 (1.94%) HP
5 3 (1.94%) ArcSight
5 3 (1.94%) EMC
6 2 (1.29%) Tableau
6 2 (1.29%) SolarWinds
6 2 (1.29%) F5
6 2 (1.29%) Dell
6 2 (1.29%) Remedy
6 2 (1.29%) Ab Initio
6 2 (1.29%) Informatica
6 2 (1.29%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.29%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.65%) Symantec
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