The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lincolnshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 27 30 25
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 2 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 1.52% 5.23% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 8.18% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 0
Average salary £47,250 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,750
% change year-on-year
- +9.28%
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 Lincolnshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lincolnshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
79 110 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 59.85% 63.95% 68.63%
Number of salaries quoted 57 95 65
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £23,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Lincolnshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

Information Security
Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

Information Security
Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lincoln +5 1 £47,500 +66.66%
Information Security
East Midlands

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security.

1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Apache
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) IIS
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) HND
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) LAMP
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (40.00%) IT Governance
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) IIS
1 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Operations Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) IT Operations Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) IT Governance
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) HND
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) HP