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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 63 55 42
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -13
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 3 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.69% 0.75% 4.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.82% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 18
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
UK excluding London median salary £54,250 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+8.50% +5.26%
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
379 367 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 86.93% 92.21% 90.89%
Number of salaries quoted 343 293 318
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
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
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 29 September 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Leicester

Information Security
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 29 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 5 (83.33%) PCI DSS
2 4 (66.67%) CISA
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (33.33%) PCI QSA
4 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) Compliance Audit
4 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (33.33%) CISSP
5 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (16.67%) CISM
5 1 (16.67%) Information Security Management
5 1 (16.67%) Security Management
5 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (16.67%) Data Protection

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 (50.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Auditor
2 2 (33.33%) Compliance Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Information Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security Auditor
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Security Auditor
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Information Officer
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Officer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) Compliance Audit
2 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CISA
2 2 (33.33%) CISSP
2 2 (33.33%) PCI QSA
3 1 (16.67%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) PCI DSS
2 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley