The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 43 47 65
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +18
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 13 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.23% 1.24% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.90% 1.48% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 2
Median salary £56,375 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.95% +15.00%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
Information Security
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
333 337 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 82.84% 83.42% 87.16%
Number of salaries quoted 262 246 407
Median salary £40,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of job ads across the Liverpool 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 Liverpool

Information Security
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Liverpool

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 24 (77.42%) Finance
2 14 (45.16%) SIEM
3 12 (38.71%) Security Operations
3 12 (38.71%) Banking
3 12 (38.71%) Risk Assessment
4 11 (35.48%) Firewall
4 11 (35.48%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (32.26%) Penetration Testing
5 10 (32.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (29.03%) Data Security
6 9 (29.03%) Client/Server
6 9 (29.03%) CISSP
6 9 (29.03%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 9 (29.03%) Wealth Management
6 9 (29.03%) Malware Analysis
6 9 (29.03%) Technical Analysis
6 9 (29.03%) Security Operations Centre
6 9 (29.03%) Reverse Engineering
7 8 (25.81%) CISM
8 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
8 7 (22.58%) Windows
8 7 (22.58%) Windows Server
9 6 (19.35%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (19.35%) Office 365
9 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (19.35%) SonicWALL
9 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (35.48%) Firewall
2 5 (16.13%) VPN
3 4 (12.90%) Network Security
4 2 (6.45%) Internet
4 2 (6.45%) LAN
4 2 (6.45%) MPLS
4 2 (6.45%) SSH
4 2 (6.45%) WAN
4 2 (6.45%) Wireless
4 2 (6.45%) WLAN
5 1 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 24 (77.42%) Finance
2 12 (38.71%) Banking
3 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
4 3 (9.68%) Law
5 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Penetration Tester
1 9 (29.03%) Security Manager
1 9 (29.03%) Tester
2 6 (19.35%) ICT Support
2 6 (19.35%) Information Manager
2 6 (19.35%) Information Security Manager
2 6 (19.35%) IT Manager
2 6 (19.35%) IT Services Manager
2 6 (19.35%) IT Support
3 4 (12.90%) IT Security Officer
3 4 (12.90%) Security Officer
4 3 (9.68%) ICT Manager
4 3 (9.68%) ICT Technician
4 3 (9.68%) IT Assistant
4 3 (9.68%) IT Security Manager
4 3 (9.68%) IT Support Assistant
4 3 (9.68%) IT Technician
4 3 (9.68%) Network Support Technician
4 3 (9.68%) Service Security Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Service Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (29.03%) Client/Server
2 9 (29.03%) Security Operations Centre
3 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
4 3 (9.68%) Replication
5 1 (3.23%) CESG
5 1 (3.23%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (3.23%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
1 7 (22.58%) Windows Server
2 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.23%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) SIEM
2 12 (38.71%) Risk Assessment
2 12 (38.71%) Security Operations
3 10 (32.26%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (32.26%) Penetration Testing
4 9 (29.03%) Data Security
4 9 (29.03%) Malware Analysis
4 9 (29.03%) Reverse Engineering
4 9 (29.03%) Technical Analysis
4 9 (29.03%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 9 (29.03%) Wealth Management
5 6 (19.35%) Security Management
6 5 (16.13%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (16.13%) Data Protection
6 5 (16.13%) Information Security Management
7 4 (12.90%) Business Continuity
7 4 (12.90%) ITIL
7 4 (12.90%) Risk Management
8 3 (9.68%) Security Testing
8 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) CISSP
2 8 (25.81%) CISM
3 6 (19.35%) MCITP
3 6 (19.35%) MCSE
3 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (16.13%) Degree
5 3 (9.68%) CCNA
5 3 (9.68%) CISA
5 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (9.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (6.45%) CASP
6 2 (6.45%) CCNP
6 2 (6.45%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (6.45%) CRISC
6 2 (6.45%) ISSAP
6 2 (6.45%) ISSEP
6 2 (6.45%) ISSMP
6 2 (6.45%) Security+ Certification
7 1 (3.23%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (9.68%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.23%) COBIT
2 1 (3.23%) ISO22301
2 1 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Avaya
1 6 (19.35%) Dell
1 6 (19.35%) HP
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
1 6 (19.35%) SonicWALL
1 6 (19.35%) Sophos
1 6 (19.35%) VMware
Liverpool, Merseyside
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago