The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 56 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 2 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.43% 1.41% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 1.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 0
Average salary £23,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.23% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -4.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
376 372 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 81.39% 75.00% 71.76%
Number of salaries quoted 285 339 311
Average salary £37,123 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Information Security
North West

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
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 14 July 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
Blackpool +5 1 £23,000 -
Preston - 1 - -
Information Security
North West

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 7 (63.64%) Management Information System
2 3 (27.27%) Information Security Management
2 3 (27.27%) Data Security
2 3 (27.27%) Security Management
2 3 (27.27%) Validation
2 3 (27.27%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) Data Management
2 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) CRM
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) ERP
2 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
2 3 (27.27%) Data Governance
3 2 (18.18%) SCCM
3 2 (18.18%) SCOM
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
3 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 2 (18.18%) McAfee
3 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 2 (18.18%) IIS
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DHCP
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Data Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Graduate Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Security Officer
2 2 (18.18%) Graduate .NET Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Graduate
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Penetration Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Security Tester
3 1 (9.09%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
1 2 (18.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) CRM
1 3 (27.27%) ERP
1 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
1 3 (27.27%) Information Security Management
1 3 (27.27%) Data Security
1 3 (27.27%) Security Management
1 3 (27.27%) Validation
1 3 (27.27%) Migration
1 3 (27.27%) Data Management
1 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
1 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
1 3 (27.27%) Data Governance
2 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
2 2 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
2 2 (18.18%) Service Management
2 2 (18.18%) Process Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) VB
2 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
2 2 (18.18%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) OSCP
3 1 (9.09%) MCSE
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
1 2 (18.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) McAfee
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) NetApp
Lancashire
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £40000 - £45500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago