The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 52 81 79
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -2
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 30 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.20% 1.56% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.76% 1.80% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 30 7 18
Median salary £42,000 £49,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,970 £30,100 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £63,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £51,875 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
797 1002 1095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 85.06% 87.05% 86.29%
Number of salaries quoted 598 750 882
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £64,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex 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 Essex

Information Security
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Essex

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Essex

Information Security
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 February 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
Chelmsford - 9 £43,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 4 £33,300 -
Information Security
East of England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Essex region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 30 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (77.78%) CISM
3 26 (72.22%) CISSP
4 24 (66.67%) Risk Management
5 23 (63.89%) Security Management
5 23 (63.89%) Information Security Management
6 21 (58.33%) CISA
7 19 (52.78%) Service Delivery
8 18 (50.00%) Legal
8 18 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
9 10 (27.78%) Data Protection
9 10 (27.78%) Data Protection Act
10 9 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
11 4 (11.11%) SaaS
11 4 (11.11%) Office 365
11 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (11.11%) Data Security
11 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
11 4 (11.11%) BCP
11 4 (11.11%) SQL
11 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
11 4 (11.11%) IIS
11 4 (11.11%) Windows
12 2 (5.56%) SAN
12 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
12 2 (5.56%) LAN

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 4 (11.11%) IIS
2 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (11.11%) Office 365
1 4 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) LAN
1 2 (5.56%) NAS
1 2 (5.56%) SAN
1 2 (5.56%) VoIP
1 2 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 18 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (72.22%) Analyst
2 23 (63.89%) Information Analyst
2 23 (63.89%) Information Security Analyst
2 23 (63.89%) Security Analyst
3 18 (50.00%) Information Assurance Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) ICT Officer
4 4 (11.11%) Security Officer
5 3 (8.33%) IT Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Access Control Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Graduate
6 2 (5.56%) Head of Delivery
6 2 (5.56%) Head of Infrastructure
6 2 (5.56%) Head of IT
6 2 (5.56%) Head of IT Infrastructure
6 2 (5.56%) Head of IT Operations
6 2 (5.56%) Head of Operations
6 2 (5.56%) Head of Service Delivery
6 2 (5.56%) Junior
6 2 (5.56%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Office 365 Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
1 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 23 (63.89%) Information Security Management
2 23 (63.89%) Security Management
3 19 (52.78%) Service Delivery
4 18 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
5 10 (27.78%) Data Protection
6 9 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (11.11%) BCP
7 4 (11.11%) Data Security
8 2 (5.56%) Business Development
8 2 (5.56%) Identity Access Management
8 2 (5.56%) Presales
8 2 (5.56%) Security Operations
9 1 (2.78%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (77.78%) CISM
2 26 (72.22%) CISSP
3 21 (58.33%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (5.56%) Cisco
1 2 (5.56%) Citrix
1 2 (5.56%) VMware
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