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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 52 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 11 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.30% 1.64% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.88% 2.03% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 0
Average salary £49,000 £75,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
382 246 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 79.92% 80.92% 71.52%
Number of salaries quoted 338 187 213
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 6 (50.00%) CISSP
2 5 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (33.33%) QA
3 4 (33.33%) ISMS
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 4 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) .NET
3 4 (33.33%) JBoss
3 4 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 4 (33.33%) Security Management
3 4 (33.33%) Business Continuity
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 2 (16.67%) IIS
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) CISA
5 2 (16.67%) CISM
5 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) CRISC
5 2 (16.67%) Web Development
5 2 (16.67%) Security Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Management
6 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
6 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) JBoss
2 2 (16.67%) IIS
3 1 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Security Specialist
2 4 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) IT Security Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Information Security Officer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Security Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Penetration Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Penetration Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Security Officer
3 2 (16.67%) Security Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ISMS
1 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (33.33%) Information Security Management
1 4 (33.33%) Security Management
1 4 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 2 (16.67%) Web Development
3 2 (16.67%) Security Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) CISSP
2 5 (41.67%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) CISA
3 2 (16.67%) CISM
3 2 (16.67%) CRISC
4 1 (8.33%) APMP
4 1 (8.33%) GIAC
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) VMware
1 1 (8.33%) NetApp
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Citrix
Ipswich, Suffolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago