The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East Midlands region that had Security Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Specialist
Rank - 177 178
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Specialist 0 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.24% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.24% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 5
Median salary - £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
Security Specialist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3081 3731 3569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 97.62% 97.77% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2430 3016 2995
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region that featured Security Specialist in the job title.

Security Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Security Specialist
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Specialist across the East Midlands region.

Security Specialist Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Security Specialist Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Security Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region featuring Security Specialist in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Law
2 2 (66.67%) Legal
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) GCIH
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Forensics
2 2 (66.67%) EnCE
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) ArcSight
2 2 (66.67%) CFCE
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) EnCase
2 2 (66.67%) Internal Audit
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (33.33%) PCI QSA
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) CISA
3 1 (33.33%) CISM
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management

Security Specialist Skill Set
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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
General
1 2 (66.67%) Law
1 2 (66.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Forensics
2 2 (66.67%) Internal Audit
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) CFCE
2 2 (66.67%) EnCE
2 2 (66.67%) GCIH
3 1 (33.33%) CISA
3 1 (33.33%) CISM
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) EnCase
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) ArcSight