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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 126 113 127
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +14
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 46 72 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.46% 1.99% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.66% 2.34% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 32 47 63
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,762 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
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
2766 3077 3305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 87.92% 85.05% 86.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2225 2534 2753
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Nottinghamshire +4 18 £62,500 +56.25% 2
Northamptonshire +4 11 £30,000 -45.45% 1
Lincolnshire - 7 £37,500 - 3
Leicestershire +1 6 £50,000 -9.09%
Derbyshire -12 4 £55,000 -15.38%
Information Security
England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 68 (53.97%) CISSP
2 58 (46.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 55 (43.65%) CISM
4 48 (38.10%) PCI DSS
5 46 (36.51%) CISA
6 44 (34.92%) Degree
7 43 (34.13%) Computer Science
8 37 (29.37%) Risk Management
9 35 (27.78%) Data Protection
10 27 (21.43%) Legal
11 25 (19.84%) Management Information System
12 24 (19.05%) CESG
13 20 (15.87%) Cybersecurity
13 20 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (15.08%) Business Continuity
14 19 (15.08%) Security Management
15 18 (14.29%) Project Management
16 17 (13.49%) Firewall
17 16 (12.70%) Finance
18 15 (11.90%) Information Security Management
19 14 (11.11%) Data Centre
20 13 (10.32%) Disaster Recovery
21 12 (9.52%) Manufacturing
21 12 (9.52%) PCI QSA
22 11 (8.73%) Microsoft
23 10 (7.94%) Linux
23 10 (7.94%) ISEB
23 10 (7.94%) Risk Assessment
23 10 (7.94%) Mobile App
23 10 (7.94%) Mentoring

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 3 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (3.97%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.17%) MS Office
3 3 (2.38%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.59%) MS Project
4 2 (1.59%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (13.49%) Firewall
2 8 (6.35%) Intrusion Detection
2 8 (6.35%) Network Security
3 5 (3.97%) VPN
4 2 (1.59%) HTTP
4 2 (1.59%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.59%) SAN
4 2 (1.59%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.79%) Internet
5 1 (0.79%) LAN
5 1 (0.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.94%) Big Data
2 4 (3.17%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.38%) Essbase
3 3 (2.38%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (2.38%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (2.38%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (1.59%) MS Access
5 1 (0.79%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.79%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.79%) MySQL
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (1.59%) Burp Suite
General
1 27 (21.43%) Legal
2 16 (12.70%) Finance
3 12 (9.52%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.97%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.38%) Back Office
5 3 (2.38%) Billing
5 3 (2.38%) Games
5 3 (2.38%) Retail
6 2 (1.59%) Law
7 1 (0.79%) Banking
7 1 (0.79%) Marketing
7 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (25.40%) Analyst
2 31 (24.60%) Security Analyst
3 28 (22.22%) Information Analyst
3 28 (22.22%) Information Security Analyst
4 23 (18.25%) Security Manager
5 16 (12.70%) Information Security Manager
6 15 (11.90%) Information Manager
7 13 (10.32%) Consultant
7 13 (10.32%) Security Consultant
8 10 (7.94%) Information Security Consultant
8 10 (7.94%) Security Officer
9 9 (7.14%) IT Manager
9 9 (7.14%) IT Support
10 8 (6.35%) Architect
10 8 (6.35%) Data Protection Analyst
10 8 (6.35%) Information Officer
10 8 (6.35%) Information Security Officer
11 7 (5.56%) Compliance Officer
11 7 (5.56%) IT Security Manager
11 7 (5.56%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.76%) SAML
2 4 (3.17%) Web Services
3 2 (1.59%) .NET
3 2 (1.59%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.79%) CSS
4 1 (0.79%) HTML
4 1 (0.79%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 43 (34.13%) Computer Science
2 25 (19.84%) Management Information System
3 24 (19.05%) CESG
4 14 (11.11%) Data Centre
5 10 (7.94%) Mobile App
6 9 (7.14%) Life Science
7 7 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (3.97%) Cryptography
9 3 (2.38%) Data Integration
10 2 (1.59%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.59%) NHS
10 2 (1.59%) Private Cloud
10 2 (1.59%) Social Media
11 1 (0.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.79%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.79%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.79%) Security Operations Centre
11 1 (0.79%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.94%) Linux
2 8 (6.35%) Windows
3 1 (0.79%) Unix
3 1 (0.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (29.37%) Risk Management
2 35 (27.78%) Data Protection
3 20 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (15.87%) Cybersecurity
4 19 (15.08%) Business Continuity
4 19 (15.08%) Security Management
5 18 (14.29%) Project Management
6 15 (11.90%) Information Security Management
7 13 (10.32%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (7.94%) Mentoring
8 10 (7.94%) Risk Assessment
9 9 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
9 9 (7.14%) Security Architecture
9 9 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (6.35%) ITIL
11 7 (5.56%) Data Governance
11 7 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
11 7 (5.56%) SIEM
12 6 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (4.76%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.38%) SQL
2 2 (1.59%) C#
3 1 (0.79%) Java
3 1 (0.79%) Perl
3 1 (0.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 68 (53.97%) CISSP
2 55 (43.65%) CISM
3 46 (36.51%) CISA
4 44 (34.92%) Degree
5 12 (9.52%) PCI QSA
6 10 (7.94%) ISEB
6 10 (7.94%) SANS
7 9 (7.14%) SC Cleared
7 9 (7.14%) Security Cleared
7 9 (7.14%) SSCP
8 7 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (4.76%) CRISC
9 6 (4.76%) IISP
10 5 (3.97%) CSSLP
10 5 (3.97%) DV Cleared
11 4 (3.17%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 4 (3.17%) GIAC
11 4 (3.17%) ISSAP
11 4 (3.17%) ISSEP
12 3 (2.38%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (46.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 48 (38.10%) PCI DSS
3 9 (7.14%) ISO27002
4 5 (3.97%) COBIT
4 5 (3.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (2.38%) Data Quality
6 2 (1.59%) ISO 9001
6 2 (1.59%) QA
6 2 (1.59%) SLA
7 1 (0.79%) COSO
7 1 (0.79%) ISO22301
System Software
1 6 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.38%) EnCase
1 3 (2.38%) RSA Archer
2 2 (1.59%) HP Fortify
2 2 (1.59%) RSA enVision
2 2 (1.59%) WebInspect
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 11 (8.73%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.76%) FireEye
3 5 (3.97%) Oracle
3 5 (3.97%) VMware
4 4 (3.17%) Informatica
5 3 (2.38%) CA
5 3 (2.38%) Hyperion
5 3 (2.38%) Intel Security
5 3 (2.38%) Rapid7
5 3 (2.38%) Splunk
6 2 (1.59%) AirMagnet
6 2 (1.59%) ArcSight
6 2 (1.59%) Cisco
6 2 (1.59%) Cyber-Ark
6 2 (1.59%) HP
6 2 (1.59%) Lancope
6 2 (1.59%) Prolexic
6 2 (1.59%) Sonatype
6 2 (1.59%) Tripwire
6 2 (1.59%) Tufin
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Salary: Negotiable + Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package, Bonus, Car, Healthcare, Pension,
Posted: 2 days ago
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