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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 33 59 52
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -7
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 4 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.30% 2.00% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 2.23% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 1
Median salary £30,000 £50,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +53.84%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%

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
151 404 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 86.78% 89.98% 88.59%
Number of salaries quoted 130 351 241
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 15 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 20 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) Change Control
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) COBIT
2 1 (20.00%) ISMS
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) CISA
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) CISSP

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) DBA
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) CISSP Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) COBIT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) ISMS
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISA
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) COBIT
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle