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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 96 100 120
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +20
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 68 81 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.19% 2.24% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.67% 2.65% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 60 68 36
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
2547 3056 2244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 82.16% 84.63% 80.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2059 2453 1948
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 March 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 March 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
Leicestershire +39 41 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Nottinghamshire +3 11 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Derbyshire +4 10 £57,500 +9.52%
Lincolnshire -4 6 £48,500 +43.70% 1
Northamptonshire -3 4 £62,500 +19.04% 1
Information Security
England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 78 (54.17%) PCI DSS
2 72 (50.00%) CISSP
3 62 (43.06%) CISM
4 55 (38.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 46 (31.94%) Firewall
6 44 (30.56%) Security Architecture
7 40 (27.78%) Legal
8 37 (25.69%) Wireless
9 34 (23.61%) Analytical Skills
10 33 (22.92%) Risk Management
11 25 (17.36%) Security Management
11 25 (17.36%) Management Information System
12 23 (15.97%) Retail
12 23 (15.97%) E-Commerce
13 21 (14.58%) ITIL
13 21 (14.58%) Degree
14 20 (13.89%) Information Assurance
15 18 (12.50%) Data Protection
15 18 (12.50%) Information Security Management
15 18 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
16 17 (11.81%) Finance
17 12 (8.33%) ISMS
17 12 (8.33%) CISA
17 12 (8.33%) PRINCE2
17 12 (8.33%) Web Services
18 11 (7.64%) Agile Software Development
18 11 (7.64%) Telecoms
18 11 (7.64%) Microsoft
18 11 (7.64%) Project Management
18 11 (7.64%) Network Security

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 4 (2.78%) IIS
1 4 (2.78%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.69%) SAS
2 1 (0.69%) CMS
2 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.47%) MS Visio
2 5 (3.47%) Spreadsheet
2 5 (3.47%) MS Project
2 5 (3.47%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.39%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 46 (31.94%) Firewall
2 37 (25.69%) Wireless
3 11 (7.64%) Network Security
4 10 (6.94%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (5.56%) TCP/IP
6 4 (2.78%) SAN
7 2 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.39%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (1.39%) Software-Defined Networking
7 2 (1.39%) VPN
7 2 (1.39%) SSL
7 2 (1.39%) LAN
7 2 (1.39%) WAN
7 2 (1.39%) SNMP
7 2 (1.39%) BIG-IP
7 2 (1.39%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.39%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Hudson
General
1 40 (27.78%) Legal
2 23 (15.97%) Retail
3 17 (11.81%) Finance
4 11 (7.64%) Telecoms
5 7 (4.86%) Banking
6 2 (1.39%) Military
6 2 (1.39%) Back Office
6 2 (1.39%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.69%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 44 (30.56%) Architect
2 42 (29.17%) Security Architect
3 29 (20.14%) Security Manager
4 24 (16.67%) Information Manager
4 24 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
5 23 (15.97%) Analyst
6 21 (14.58%) Information Analyst
7 18 (12.50%) Security Analyst
8 16 (11.11%) Information Security Analyst
9 13 (9.03%) Information Security Architect
9 13 (9.03%) Information Architect
10 12 (8.33%) Security Engineer
11 10 (6.94%) Operations Manager
11 10 (6.94%) IT Operations Manager
12 5 (3.47%) Security Officer
12 5 (3.47%) Information Security Officer
12 5 (3.47%) Information Assurance Analyst
13 4 (2.78%) IT Security Architect
13 4 (2.78%) Incident Manager
13 4 (2.78%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.33%) Web Services
2 3 (2.08%) jQuery
3 2 (1.39%) Visualforce
3 2 (1.39%) REST
3 2 (1.39%) .NET
4 1 (0.69%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.69%) CSS
4 1 (0.69%) Ajax
4 1 (0.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (0.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (0.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (23.61%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (17.36%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.17%) Cryptography
3 6 (4.17%) Open Source
4 4 (2.78%) Clustering
5 3 (2.08%) CESG
6 2 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.39%) User Experience
6 2 (1.39%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.69%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.69%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.69%) VSAM
7 1 (0.69%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.25%) Windows
2 5 (3.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (2.78%) Linux
3 4 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (30.56%) Security Architecture
2 33 (22.92%) Risk Management
3 25 (17.36%) Security Management
4 23 (15.97%) E-Commerce
5 21 (14.58%) ITIL
6 20 (13.89%) Information Assurance
7 18 (12.50%) Data Protection
7 18 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 18 (12.50%) Information Security Management
8 12 (8.33%) PRINCE2
8 12 (8.33%) ISMS
9 11 (7.64%) Network Architecture
9 11 (7.64%) Project Management
9 11 (7.64%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (6.94%) Business Continuity
11 8 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
11 8 (5.56%) Service Delivery
12 7 (4.86%) Change Management
12 7 (4.86%) Risk Analysis
12 7 (4.86%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.78%) PowerShell
2 3 (2.08%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.39%) SQL
3 2 (1.39%) Apex Code
3 2 (1.39%) SOQL
4 1 (0.69%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.69%) C#
4 1 (0.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 72 (50.00%) CISSP
2 62 (43.06%) CISM
3 21 (14.58%) Degree
4 12 (8.33%) CISA
5 8 (5.56%) Security Cleared
6 5 (3.47%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.08%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.69%) ISEB
9 1 (0.69%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.69%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (54.17%) PCI DSS
2 55 (38.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (4.86%) BS25999
4 5 (3.47%) QA
5 1 (0.69%) SLA
5 1 (0.69%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.78%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.69%) XenApp
4 1 (0.69%) RACF
4 1 (0.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 4 (2.78%) SCCM
2 2 (1.39%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (1.39%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 11 (7.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.47%) VMware
2 5 (3.47%) IBM
3 4 (2.78%) Altiris
3 4 (2.78%) EMC
4 3 (2.08%) Cisco
4 3 (2.08%) CA
5 2 (1.39%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.39%) CheckPoint
5 2 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.39%) Symantec
5 2 (1.39%) Oracle
5 2 (1.39%) SAP
5 2 (1.39%) SolarWinds
5 2 (1.39%) F5
6 1 (0.69%) Citrix
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