The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Specialist
Rank 177 157 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Specialist 4 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.11% 0.24% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 0
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
3589 3128 3319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.32% 95.39% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2967 2637 2864
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Specialist in the job title across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
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 Security Specialist within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
Northamptonshire - 3 £42,500 -
Leicestershire -7 1 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Security Specialist
England

Security Specialist
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Security Specialist in their job title 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 with Security Specialist in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (80.00%) COBIT
2 4 (80.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) CISSP
3 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Time Management
4 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (40.00%) SLA
4 2 (40.00%) CISM
4 2 (40.00%) Change Management
5 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) CISA
5 1 (20.00%) Nessus
5 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) BS25999
5 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance
5 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
5 1 (20.00%) SIEM
5 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Security Specialist in their job title 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 with Security Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance
4 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) SIEM
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) CISM
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) COBIT
1 4 (80.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (20.00%) BS25999
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nessus
Leicester, Leicestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £47500.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago