The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 61 62 55
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 5 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.99% 0.55% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 0.68% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 3
Average salary £29,358 £19,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.51% -49.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Information Security
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
426 439 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 84.19% 81.00% 75.54%
Number of salaries quoted 369 380 283
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Information Security
Salary Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Lancashire region.

Information Security Salary Trend in Lancashire

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Information Security
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancaster - 2 £29,358 - 1
Preston - 1 - -
Blackpool - 1 £24,000 -
Information Security
North West

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 3 (50.00%) IIS
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Apache
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) Django
2 2 (33.33%) Drupal
2 2 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Content Management
2 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 3 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (33.33%) Apache
2 2 (33.33%) Drupal
3 1 (16.67%) Lync
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Database Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Database Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Information Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Security Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (33.33%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) MVC
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Content Management
1 2 (33.33%) Web Development
1 2 (33.33%) Security Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) PHP
1 2 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Splunk
2 1 (16.67%) ArcSight
2 1 (16.67%) MobileIron
2 1 (16.67%) ScanSafe
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
Lancaster
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Salary: £26715.00 - £32000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 24 days ago