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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Specialist
England / East Midlands
Rank 157 168 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Specialist 4 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.14% 0.22% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -4.76%

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
2816 3110 3133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.60% 97.28% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2327 2422 2599
Median salary £40,000 £37,846 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.69% +0.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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
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 Security Specialist within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
Northamptonshire +2 3 £45,000 - 3
Derbyshire - 1 - -
Security Specialist
England

Security Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) Security+ Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Matrix Organization
2 3 (75.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (75.00%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (75.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Matrix Management
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) SIEM
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
1 3 (75.00%) VLAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Matrix Management
2 3 (75.00%) Matrix Organization
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) SIEM
3 1 (25.00%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 3 (75.00%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
Northampton, Northamptonshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 21 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Opus Energy
Posted: 21 hours ago