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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 46 - 72
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 6 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.43% - 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% - 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 2
Median salary £52,500 - £36,054
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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
360 434 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 85.92% 81.73% 86.07%
Number of salaries quoted 344 348 356
Median salary £39,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire 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 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
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Darwen - 6 £52,500 -
Information Security
North West

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 12 (63.16%) Risk Management
2 11 (57.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (42.11%) Release Management
3 8 (42.11%) Data Architecture
3 8 (42.11%) Portfolio Management
3 8 (42.11%) Software Licensing
3 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Licensing
3 8 (42.11%) SDLC
3 8 (42.11%) Change Management
3 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
4 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (36.84%) Security Architecture
4 7 (36.84%) Data Protection
5 6 (31.58%) Performance Management
5 6 (31.58%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (31.58%) Incident Management
5 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
5 6 (31.58%) Project Management
6 5 (26.32%) CISSP
6 5 (26.32%) ITIL
6 5 (26.32%) Security Management
6 5 (26.32%) CISM
6 5 (26.32%) PCI DSS
7 4 (21.05%) ISMS
7 4 (21.05%) Information Management
7 4 (21.05%) Compliance Audit
7 4 (21.05%) IT Audit
7 4 (21.05%) CISA
7 4 (21.05%) Information Security Management
7 4 (21.05%) CRM

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Network Security
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) LAN
2 1 (5.26%) VPN
2 1 (5.26%) WAN
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Head of Business Systems
2 6 (31.58%) Security Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) IT Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Security Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Security Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Licensing
2 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.53%) BYOD
3 2 (10.53%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Risk Management
2 8 (42.11%) Change Management
2 8 (42.11%) Data Architecture
2 8 (42.11%) Portfolio Management
2 8 (42.11%) Release Management
2 8 (42.11%) SDLC
2 8 (42.11%) Software Licensing
3 7 (36.84%) Data Protection
3 7 (36.84%) Security Architecture
3 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (31.58%) Incident Management
4 6 (31.58%) Performance Management
4 6 (31.58%) Project Management
4 6 (31.58%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (26.32%) ITIL
5 5 (26.32%) Security Management
6 4 (21.05%) CRM
6 4 (21.05%) Information Management
6 4 (21.05%) Information Security Management
6 4 (21.05%) ISMS
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) CISM
1 5 (26.32%) CISSP
2 4 (21.05%) CISA
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (57.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (26.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Avaya
2 2 (10.53%) Citrix