The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 45 56 50
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 4 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.16% 2.28% 1.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 2.74% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 6
Median salary £32,500 £49,000 £76,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.67% -35.73%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
Information Security
Suffolk

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
301 401 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 87.25% 83.20% 84.62%
Number of salaries quoted 283 354 202
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of job ads across the Ipswich 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 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 24 May 2016, 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 8 (61.54%) Java
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) Threat Modelling
3 6 (46.15%) QA
3 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (46.15%) IT Audit
4 4 (30.77%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) Trend Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Change Control
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
6 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
6 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle
6 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
7 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (7.69%) Project Management
7 1 (7.69%) MS Office
7 1 (7.69%) ITIL
7 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 1 (7.69%) JBoss
7 1 (7.69%) Service Management
7 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
7 1 (7.69%) Firewall
7 1 (7.69%) IT Governance
7 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (7.69%) Web Development
7 1 (7.69%) Degree

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 1 (7.69%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Penetration Tester
1 5 (38.46%) Tester
2 3 (23.08%) Security Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) DBA
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (15.38%) Security Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Application Security Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Ethical Hacker
4 1 (7.69%) Governance Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) IT Governance Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Junior
4 1 (7.69%) Junior DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Oracle DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Management Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Security Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Cryptography
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Threat Modelling
2 6 (46.15%) IT Audit
3 3 (23.08%) Trend Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Change Control
4 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (7.69%) IT Governance
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (7.69%) Presales
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (7.69%) Service Management
5 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) APMP
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
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