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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 53 37 38
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +1
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 11 13 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.68% 3.50% 5.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.01% 3.94% 7.01%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 23
Median salary £50,000 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,000 £51,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £68,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%

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
365 330 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 89.02% 88.95% 80.59%
Number of salaries quoted 344 283 264
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £72,500
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
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Leicester

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 9 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 8 (66.67%) CISA
3 7 (58.33%) Degree
4 6 (50.00%) Risk Management
5 5 (41.67%) CISSP
5 5 (41.67%) CISM
5 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
5 5 (41.67%) CESG
5 5 (41.67%) Data Protection
6 4 (33.33%) Life Science
6 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
7 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
7 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (16.67%) IT Governance
7 2 (16.67%) SaaS
7 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (16.67%) People Management
8 1 (8.33%) IT Audit
8 1 (8.33%) Information Security Governance
8 1 (8.33%) OO PHP
8 1 (8.33%) Laravel
8 1 (8.33%) TDD
8 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (8.33%) MVC
8 1 (8.33%) HTML
8 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
8 1 (8.33%) PHP
8 1 (8.33%) MySQL
8 1 (8.33%) OO

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
General
1 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Information Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Information Security Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Security Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Head of IT
3 1 (8.33%) Auditor
3 1 (8.33%) Compliance Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Head of Compliance
3 1 (8.33%) Head of Information
3 1 (8.33%) Head of Information Security
3 1 (8.33%) Head of Projects
3 1 (8.33%) Head of Security
3 1 (8.33%) Information Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security Auditor
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Security Auditor
3 1 (8.33%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) LAMP
1 1 (8.33%) Laravel
1 1 (8.33%) Symfony
1 1 (8.33%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) CESG
1 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (33.33%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 5 (41.67%) Data Protection
3 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (16.67%) IT Governance
3 2 (16.67%) People Management
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security Governance
4 1 (8.33%) ISMS
4 1 (8.33%) IT Audit
4 1 (8.33%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) OO PHP
4 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) CISA
2 7 (58.33%) Degree
3 5 (41.67%) CISM
3 5 (41.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (75.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Zend
Leicester
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