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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 73 72 59
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 7 6 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.89% 0.90% 2.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 1.00% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 17
Median salary £67,500 £47,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+43.61% -14.54%
UK excluding London median salary £53,000 £50,000 £46,750
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +6.95%
Information Security
East Midlands

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
687 603 752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 87.18% 90.95% 87.75%
Number of salaries quoted 588 473 639
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
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 30 August 2016.

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 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -9 3 £62,500 +32.97% 2
Information Security
East Midlands

Information Security
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 11 (84.62%) PCI DSS
2 9 (69.23%) CISSP
3 8 (61.54%) CISM
4 7 (53.85%) CISA
5 6 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (46.15%) Risk Management
6 5 (38.46%) Security Management
7 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
7 4 (30.77%) Incident Management
7 4 (30.77%) Retail
7 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
8 3 (23.08%) CESG
8 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
9 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
9 2 (15.38%) Degree
9 2 (15.38%) Compliance Audit
9 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
9 2 (15.38%) Life Science
9 2 (15.38%) PCI QSA
9 2 (15.38%) Security Architecture
10 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
10 1 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (7.69%) ITIL
10 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (7.69%) Information Security Management

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:

General
1 4 (30.77%) Retail
2 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Security Manager
2 6 (46.15%) Information Manager
2 6 (46.15%) Information Security Manager
3 4 (30.77%) Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) CISSP Manager
3 4 (30.77%) Security Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Information Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Auditor
5 2 (15.38%) Compliance Manager
5 2 (15.38%) Information Security Auditor
5 2 (15.38%) Security Auditor
6 1 (7.69%) Information Officer
6 1 (7.69%) Information Security Officer
6 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
6 1 (7.69%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) IT Security Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) CESG
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Life Science
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Risk Management
2 5 (38.46%) Security Management
3 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
3 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
3 4 (30.77%) Incident Management
4 2 (15.38%) Compliance Audit
4 2 (15.38%) Security Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security Management
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) CISSP
2 8 (61.54%) CISM
3 7 (53.85%) CISA
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
4 2 (15.38%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (84.62%) PCI DSS
2 6 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: Bonus And Benfits
Posted: 20 days ago