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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 40 48 44
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 10 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.98% 2.96% 1.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.50% 3.56% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 3
Median salary £32,500 £46,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.72% -7.50%
UK excluding London median salary £54,555 £49,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+11.33% +6.52%
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
286 365 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 85.12% 83.14% 81.90%
Number of salaries quoted 267 315 169
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
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 26 July 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 7 (53.85%) Oracle
1 7 (53.85%) Change Control
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle Database
2 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 4 (30.77%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (30.77%) QA
2 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (23.08%) Degree
3 3 (23.08%) Internal Audit
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) IT Governance
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) MS Office
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) .NET
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (7.69%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) APMP
4 1 (7.69%) Cryptography
4 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing

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:

Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
1 4 (30.77%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (23.08%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) DBA
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle DBA
2 6 (46.15%) Junior
2 6 (46.15%) Junior DBA
2 6 (46.15%) Junior Oracle DBA
3 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Governance Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) IT Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) IT Governance Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Management Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Security Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Security Management Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Security Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Change Control
2 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Internal Audit
3 3 (23.08%) IT Governance
4 1 (7.69%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (7.69%) IT Audit
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Presales
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Security Operations
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Threat Modelling
4 1 (7.69%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) APMP
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft