The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 95 114 156
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +42
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 78 47 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.08% 1.48% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.59% 1.94% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 65 44 18
Average salary £42,000 £50,000 £41,150
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +21.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £29,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £75,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -4.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3009 2423 2644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 80.24% 76.17% 77.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2503 2035 2268
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Information Security
England

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014. 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
Leicestershire +17 26 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Northamptonshire -6 19 £37,500 -42.30% 1
Derbyshire -14 15 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Nottinghamshire -4 7 £28,500 -28.75% 3
Lincolnshire - 3 £32,500 -
Information Security
England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 65 (44.52%) CISSP
2 53 (36.30%) CISM
3 48 (32.88%) Management Information System
4 45 (30.82%) PCI DSS
5 32 (21.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 31 (21.23%) Project Management
6 31 (21.23%) Firewall
7 27 (18.49%) CISA
8 26 (17.81%) Microsoft
9 24 (16.44%) Legal
9 24 (16.44%) Risk Management
10 23 (15.75%) SQL Server
10 23 (15.75%) Network Security
11 22 (15.07%) Wireless
12 20 (13.70%) ISMS
13 18 (12.33%) Finance
14 17 (11.64%) Continuous Improvement
15 16 (10.96%) Web Services
15 16 (10.96%) E-Commerce
16 14 (9.59%) Security Management
16 14 (9.59%) Marketing
17 13 (8.90%) Security Testing
17 13 (8.90%) IRCA
17 13 (8.90%) Retail
17 13 (8.90%) Windows
17 13 (8.90%) ITIL
18 12 (8.22%) MS Access
18 12 (8.22%) FoxPro (VFP)
18 12 (8.22%) Business Continuity
18 12 (8.22%) Information Security Management

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 9 (6.16%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.11%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.74%) IIS
3 4 (2.74%) Apache
4 3 (2.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (2.05%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (2.05%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.68%) GroupWise
Applications
1 5 (3.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.37%) MS Office
3 1 (0.68%) MS Project
3 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 31 (21.23%) Firewall
2 23 (15.75%) Network Security
3 22 (15.07%) Wireless
4 10 (6.85%) VPN
4 10 (6.85%) WAN
5 8 (5.48%) LAN
6 6 (4.11%) Internet
7 5 (3.42%) SAN
7 5 (3.42%) VoIP
8 2 (1.37%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.68%) LDAP
9 1 (0.68%) MPLS
9 1 (0.68%) OSPF
9 1 (0.68%) BGP
9 1 (0.68%) DNS
9 1 (0.68%) DHCP
9 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.68%) EIGRP
9 1 (0.68%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.75%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.22%) MS Access
3 4 (2.74%) MySQL
4 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 24 (16.44%) Legal
2 18 (12.33%) Finance
3 14 (9.59%) Marketing
4 13 (8.90%) Retail
5 12 (8.22%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.37%) Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 32 (21.92%) Analyst
2 29 (19.86%) Security Analyst
3 19 (13.01%) Information Analyst
3 19 (13.01%) Information Security Analyst
4 18 (12.33%) Architect
5 16 (10.96%) Security Architect
6 14 (9.59%) Security Manager
7 13 (8.90%) Head of Security
7 13 (8.90%) Head of Information Security
8 12 (8.22%) Programmer
8 12 (8.22%) Data Programmer
9 10 (6.85%) Infrastructure Manager
9 10 (6.85%) Information Security Manager
9 10 (6.85%) Information Manager
9 10 (6.85%) Tester
10 9 (6.16%) Consultant
10 9 (6.16%) IT Architect
10 9 (6.16%) Security Consultant
10 9 (6.16%) IT Security Architect
11 7 (4.79%) Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (10.96%) Web Services
2 8 (5.48%) .NET
3 5 (3.42%) XML
4 4 (2.74%) LAMP
5 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 48 (32.88%) Management Information System
2 7 (4.79%) Open Source
3 6 (4.11%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.05%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.05%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.68%) Smartcard
5 1 (0.68%) PKI
5 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.90%) Windows
2 9 (6.16%) UNIX
3 4 (2.74%) Linux
4 3 (2.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.05%) HPUX
5 1 (0.68%) BlackBerry OS
5 1 (0.68%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.68%) Android
5 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (21.23%) Project Management
2 24 (16.44%) Risk Management
3 20 (13.70%) ISMS
4 17 (11.64%) Continuous Improvement
5 16 (10.96%) E-Commerce
6 14 (9.59%) Security Management
7 13 (8.90%) Security Testing
7 13 (8.90%) ITIL
8 12 (8.22%) Business Continuity
8 12 (8.22%) Information Security Management
8 12 (8.22%) Database Marketing
9 10 (6.85%) Data Protection
10 7 (4.79%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (4.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 7 (4.79%) Ethical Hacking
10 7 (4.79%) Security Architecture
11 6 (4.11%) Penetration Testing
12 5 (3.42%) Asset Management
13 4 (2.74%) System Testing
13 4 (2.74%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.22%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 7 (4.79%) C#
2 7 (4.79%) Java
3 5 (3.42%) PHP
4 4 (2.74%) SQL
4 4 (2.74%) Perl
5 1 (0.68%) C++
5 1 (0.68%) C
5 1 (0.68%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 65 (44.52%) CISSP
2 53 (36.30%) CISM
3 27 (18.49%) CISA
4 13 (8.90%) IRCA
5 10 (6.85%) CEH
5 10 (6.85%) Degree
6 6 (4.11%) CISMP
7 5 (3.42%) GCIH
7 5 (3.42%) GPEN
7 5 (3.42%) OSCP
8 4 (2.74%) OSCE
8 4 (2.74%) GWAPT
8 4 (2.74%) HND
9 3 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.68%) HNC
11 1 (0.68%) GIAC
11 1 (0.68%) CRISC
11 1 (0.68%) CFCE
11 1 (0.68%) EnCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (30.82%) PCI DSS
2 32 (21.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (8.22%) COBIT
4 9 (6.16%) SLA
5 5 (3.42%) QA
6 1 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (3.42%) Active Directory
1 5 (3.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) Nessus
Vendors
1 26 (17.81%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.79%) VMware
3 5 (3.42%) Cisco
3 5 (3.42%) HP
4 4 (2.74%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle
5 1 (0.68%) Juniper
5 1 (0.68%) Remedy
5 1 (0.68%) ArcSight
5 1 (0.68%) Google
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £4000 - £35000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + pension + shares +++
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + car / bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
East Midlands
DP Connect
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 15% Bonus - Pension, Health Care
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus And Benfits
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus+bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
TDX Group
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 22 days ago