The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank - 55 29
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 0 1 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester - 0.24% 6.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.28% 8.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 25
Median salary - £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -22.72%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Information Security
Leicestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
368 352 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 90.86% 84.62% 83.70%
Number of salaries quoted 352 316 272
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,550 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester 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 Leicester

Information Security
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Leicester

Information Security
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 9 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
1 2 (66.67%) CISA
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Compliance Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Information Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
3 1 (33.33%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CISA
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley