The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 58 47 34
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -13
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 17 29 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.44% 3.96% 6.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.77% 4.45% 7.57%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 42
Median salary £64,000 £56,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.77% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £40,900
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +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 Leicestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
614 651 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 87.97% 88.81% 84.69%
Number of salaries quoted 508 549 466
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £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 Leicestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

Information Security
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Information Security
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
Leicester -13 11 £50,000 -23.07% 2
Hinckley -6 1 £72,500 +61.11%
Information Security
East Midlands

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 14 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 14 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 9 (42.86%) CISA
3 8 (38.10%) CISM
3 8 (38.10%) CISSP
4 7 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 7 (33.33%) Degree
5 5 (23.81%) Data Protection
5 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
5 5 (23.81%) CESG
6 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
6 4 (19.05%) Life Science
7 3 (14.29%) Retail
7 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
7 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 3 (14.29%) Security Management
8 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
8 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (9.52%) Firewall
8 2 (9.52%) IT Governance
8 2 (9.52%) ISMS
8 2 (9.52%) SaaS
8 2 (9.52%) Office 365
8 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (9.52%) Information Security Governance
8 2 (9.52%) People Management
9 1 (4.76%) OO PHP
9 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (4.76%) Email Filtering
9 1 (4.76%) IT Audit

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (9.52%) Office 365
1 2 (9.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) MySQL
General
1 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
2 3 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Head of Security
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Head of IT
2 5 (23.81%) Information Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Information Security Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Security Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Head of Compliance
3 4 (19.05%) Head of Information
3 4 (19.05%) Head of Information Security
4 3 (14.29%) Information Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Security Manager
5 2 (9.52%) CISSP Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Head of IT Security
6 1 (4.76%) Auditor
6 1 (4.76%) Compliance Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Head of Projects
6 1 (4.76%) Information Security Auditor
6 1 (4.76%) IT Security Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Security Auditor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) HTML
1 1 (4.76%) LAMP
1 1 (4.76%) Laravel
1 1 (4.76%) Symfony
1 1 (4.76%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) CESG
1 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
2 4 (19.05%) Life Science
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 5 (23.81%) Data Protection
3 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 3 (14.29%) Security Management
4 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
4 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (9.52%) Information Security Governance
4 2 (9.52%) ISMS
4 2 (9.52%) IT Governance
4 2 (9.52%) People Management
5 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (4.76%) Email Filtering
5 1 (4.76%) IT Audit
5 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.76%) OO PHP
5 1 (4.76%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Security Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) CISA
2 8 (38.10%) CISM
2 8 (38.10%) CISSP
3 7 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 14 (66.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
1 1 (4.76%) Forcepoint
1 1 (4.76%) Sophos
1 1 (4.76%) Zend
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