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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 72 57 47
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -10
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 6 17 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.86% 2.62% 4.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 3.00% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 32
Median salary £72,500 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+61.11% -18.18%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
627 566 604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 89.70% 87.21% 78.34%
Number of salaries quoted 568 467 500
Median salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 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 5 December 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 5 December 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
Hinckley +2 2 £72,500 -
Information Security
East Midlands

Information Security
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 5 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 8 (61.54%) PCI DSS
2 6 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (46.15%) CISSP
2 6 (46.15%) Security Management
3 5 (38.46%) CISM
3 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
3 5 (38.46%) Retail
3 5 (38.46%) Incident Management
4 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
5 2 (15.38%) CISA
5 2 (15.38%) Firewall
5 2 (15.38%) Information Security Management
5 2 (15.38%) Office 365
6 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (7.69%) Email Filtering
6 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
6 1 (7.69%) Wireless
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL
6 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
6 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
6 1 (7.69%) Sophos
6 1 (7.69%) Forcepoint
6 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) ISMS
6 1 (7.69%) Legal
6 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (7.69%) Banking

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 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Wireless
General
1 5 (38.46%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
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%) CISSP Manager
3 4 (30.77%) Head of Security
4 2 (15.38%) Compliance Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Head of Compliance
4 2 (15.38%) Head of Information
4 2 (15.38%) Head of Information Security
4 2 (15.38%) Head of IT
4 2 (15.38%) Head of IT Security
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) IT Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
5 1 (7.69%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) IT Security Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Security Management
2 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
2 5 (38.46%) Incident Management
3 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
4 2 (15.38%) Information Security Management
5 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (7.69%) Email Filtering
5 1 (7.69%) ISMS
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) CISSP
2 5 (38.46%) CISM
3 2 (15.38%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (61.54%) PCI DSS
2 6 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
1 1 (7.69%) Forcepoint
1 1 (7.69%) Sophos
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + OT
Posted: 18 days ago