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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 39 40 48
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 1 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.43% 2.40% 1.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 2.78% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Median salary - £42,500 £57,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -25.43%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+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
207 288 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 88.84% 86.23% 85.39%
Number of salaries quoted 157 241 198
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
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 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 6 (66.67%) Oracle
1 6 (66.67%) Change Control
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) CISA
2 2 (22.22%) CISSP
2 2 (22.22%) COBIT
3 1 (11.11%) QA
3 1 (11.11%) ISMS
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) SIEM
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (11.11%) IT Governance
3 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) CISM
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security Management
3 1 (11.11%) Security Management
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) MS Office
3 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning

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 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) DBA
1 6 (66.67%) Junior
1 6 (66.67%) Junior DBA
1 6 (66.67%) Junior Oracle DBA
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Security Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) CISSP Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) COBIT Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Governance Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Governance Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security Management
3 1 (11.11%) Internal Audit
3 1 (11.11%) ISMS
3 1 (11.11%) IT Governance
3 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Security Management
3 1 (11.11%) SIEM
3 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CISA
1 2 (22.22%) CISSP
2 1 (11.11%) CISM
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) COBIT
2 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft