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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 42 45 57
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 13 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.75% 0.78% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.23% 0.96% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 5
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +15.00%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £49,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+12.24% +6.52%
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
402 313 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 84.99% 81.51% 87.12%
Number of salaries quoted 300 242 394
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 £30,500 £26,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,000 £62,500
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 23 July 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 21 (72.41%) Finance
2 14 (48.28%) SIEM
3 11 (37.93%) Banking
3 11 (37.93%) Firewall
4 10 (34.48%) Risk Assessment
4 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (31.03%) CISSP
6 8 (27.59%) Windows
6 8 (27.59%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (27.59%) CISM
6 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
6 8 (27.59%) Penetration Testing
6 8 (27.59%) Security Operations
7 7 (24.14%) Security Operations Centre
7 7 (24.14%) Technical Analysis
7 7 (24.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 7 (24.14%) Wealth Management
7 7 (24.14%) Malware Analysis
7 7 (24.14%) Reverse Engineering
7 7 (24.14%) Management Information System
7 7 (24.14%) Data Security
7 7 (24.14%) Client/Server
8 6 (20.69%) Avaya
8 6 (20.69%) Sophos
8 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (20.69%) HP
8 6 (20.69%) Dell
8 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
8 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
8 6 (20.69%) MCSE

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 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) Firewall
2 5 (17.24%) VPN
3 2 (6.90%) Internet
3 2 (6.90%) LAN
3 2 (6.90%) MPLS
3 2 (6.90%) Network Security
3 2 (6.90%) SSH
3 2 (6.90%) WAN
3 2 (6.90%) Wireless
3 2 (6.90%) WLAN
4 1 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 21 (72.41%) Finance
2 11 (37.93%) Banking
3 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.45%) Law
4 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) IT Manager
1 7 (24.14%) IT Services Manager
1 7 (24.14%) Penetration Tester
1 7 (24.14%) Security Manager
1 7 (24.14%) Tester
2 6 (20.69%) ICT Support
2 6 (20.69%) IT Support
3 5 (17.24%) IT Security Officer
3 5 (17.24%) Security Officer
4 4 (13.79%) CISSP Manager
4 4 (13.79%) IT Security Manager
4 4 (13.79%) Service Security Manager
5 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support Technician
5 3 (10.34%) ICT Administrator
5 3 (10.34%) ICT Assistant
5 3 (10.34%) ICT Manager
5 3 (10.34%) ICT Technician
5 3 (10.34%) IT Assistant
5 3 (10.34%) IT Support Assistant
5 3 (10.34%) IT Technician
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (24.14%) Client/Server
2 7 (24.14%) Management Information System
2 7 (24.14%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (10.34%) Replication
4 1 (3.45%) CESG
4 1 (3.45%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (3.45%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Windows
1 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.90%) Linux
3 2 (6.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) SIEM
2 10 (34.48%) Risk Assessment
3 8 (27.59%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (27.59%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (27.59%) Security Operations
4 7 (24.14%) Data Security
4 7 (24.14%) Malware Analysis
4 7 (24.14%) Reverse Engineering
4 7 (24.14%) Technical Analysis
4 7 (24.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 7 (24.14%) Wealth Management
5 6 (20.69%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (17.24%) Data Protection
7 4 (13.79%) ITIL
7 4 (13.79%) Security Management
8 3 (10.34%) Information Security Management
8 3 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (10.34%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (6.90%) Information Assurance
9 2 (6.90%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) CISSP
2 8 (27.59%) CISM
3 6 (20.69%) Degree
3 6 (20.69%) MCITP
3 6 (20.69%) MCSE
3 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (13.79%) CCNA
4 4 (13.79%) CISA
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (10.34%) CASP
5 3 (10.34%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (10.34%) CRISC
5 3 (10.34%) ISSAP
5 3 (10.34%) ISSEP
5 3 (10.34%) ISSMP
5 3 (10.34%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (10.34%) Security+ Certification
5 3 (10.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
6 2 (6.90%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (10.34%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.45%) COBIT
3 1 (3.45%) ISO22301
3 1 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Avaya
1 6 (20.69%) Dell
1 6 (20.69%) HP
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
1 6 (20.69%) SonicWALL
1 6 (20.69%) Sophos
1 6 (20.69%) VMware
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