The first table below looks at the demand for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 39 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.72% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -4.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
176 240 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 75.54% 74.07% 79.01%
Number of salaries quoted 155 213 251
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,800 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Information Security
Suffolk

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Information Security
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Ipswich

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich region citing Information Security also 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 that cited Information Security.

1 8 (72.73%) Firewall
1 8 (72.73%) Network Security
2 7 (63.64%) SIEM
2 7 (63.64%) Identity Management
3 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (27.27%) LAN
3 3 (27.27%) WAN
3 3 (27.27%) VPN
3 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
4 2 (18.18%) Information Security Management
4 2 (18.18%) Security Management
4 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 2 (18.18%) Quality Management
4 2 (18.18%) ISO 9001
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (9.09%) PKI
5 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 1 (9.09%) F5
5 1 (9.09%) APMP
5 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 1 (9.09%) Service Management
5 1 (9.09%) WSH
5 1 (9.09%) SSL
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) CCNP
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich region citing Information Security also 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 that cited Information Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) Firewall
1 8 (72.73%) Network Security
2 3 (27.27%) LAN
2 3 (27.27%) WAN
2 3 (27.27%) VPN
3 2 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (9.09%) SSL
4 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) Wireless
4 1 (9.09%) IPsec
4 1 (9.09%) SSH
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Architect
1 7 (63.64%) Security Architect
2 5 (45.45%) Lead Architect
2 5 (45.45%) Lead Security Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Security Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Security Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Compliance Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) PKI
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Identity Management
1 7 (63.64%) SIEM
2 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security Management
3 2 (18.18%) Security Management
3 2 (18.18%) Quality Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCNP
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (9.09%) CCSA
1 1 (9.09%) CCSE
1 1 (9.09%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (18.18%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco
1 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
1 1 (9.09%) Sourcefire
1 1 (9.09%) F5