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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 41 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 19 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.37% 1.74% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.99% 1.96% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 0
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -
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
381 357 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 87.59% 88.59% 89.34%
Number of salaries quoted 301 306 383
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 February 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 24 (70.59%) CISSP
2 21 (61.76%) Incident Management
3 19 (55.88%) Business Continuity
3 19 (55.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 19 (55.88%) Security Operations
4 17 (50.00%) Management Information System
5 16 (47.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 16 (47.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (47.06%) Data Privacy
5 16 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (47.06%) PCI DSS
6 14 (41.18%) Finance
6 14 (41.18%) Security Management
7 12 (35.29%) CISM
7 12 (35.29%) Firewall
8 11 (32.35%) Information Security Management
8 11 (32.35%) Degree
9 9 (26.47%) Legal
9 9 (26.47%) ITIL
9 9 (26.47%) Windows
10 8 (23.53%) PRINCE2
10 8 (23.53%) Project Management
10 8 (23.53%) Risk Management
10 8 (23.53%) Telecoms
10 8 (23.53%) CISA
10 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
10 8 (23.53%) ISMS
10 8 (23.53%) WebEx
11 6 (17.65%) Network Security
11 6 (17.65%) SIEM

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.94%) MS Project
1 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 12 (35.29%) Firewall
2 8 (23.53%) WebEx
3 6 (17.65%) Network Security
4 1 (2.94%) Internet
4 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
General
1 14 (41.18%) Finance
2 9 (26.47%) Legal
3 8 (23.53%) Telecoms
4 5 (14.71%) Banking
5 3 (8.82%) Law
6 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
7 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Analyst
1 15 (44.12%) Security Analyst
2 13 (38.24%) Information Analyst
2 13 (38.24%) Information Security Analyst
3 9 (26.47%) Information Manager
3 9 (26.47%) Information Security Manager
3 9 (26.47%) Security Manager
4 5 (14.71%) Penetration Tester
4 5 (14.71%) Tester
5 3 (8.82%) IT Director
6 1 (2.94%) CISSP Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Data Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) IT Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 17 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 16 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
4 5 (14.71%) Client/Server
4 5 (14.71%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (5.88%) Life Science
5 2 (5.88%) PKI
6 1 (2.94%) BYOD
6 1 (2.94%) CESG
6 1 (2.94%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (2.94%) Cryptography
6 1 (2.94%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) Incident Management
2 19 (55.88%) Business Continuity
2 19 (55.88%) Disaster Recovery
2 19 (55.88%) Security Operations
3 16 (47.06%) Data Privacy
4 14 (41.18%) Security Management
5 11 (32.35%) Information Security Management
6 9 (26.47%) ITIL
7 8 (23.53%) ISMS
7 8 (23.53%) PRINCE2
7 8 (23.53%) Project Management
7 8 (23.53%) Risk Management
8 6 (17.65%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (17.65%) SIEM
9 5 (14.71%) Data Security
9 5 (14.71%) Reverse Engineering
9 5 (14.71%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (14.71%) Technical Analysis
9 5 (14.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 5 (14.71%) Wealth Management
Qualifications
1 24 (70.59%) CISSP
2 12 (35.29%) CISM
3 11 (32.35%) Degree
4 8 (23.53%) CISA
5 1 (2.94%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (47.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 16 (47.06%) PCI DSS
1 16 (47.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (8.82%) Val IT
3 2 (5.88%) COBIT
4 1 (2.94%) ISO22301
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.94%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Intel Security
1 2 (5.88%) Symantec
2 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
2 1 (2.94%) Citrix
2 1 (2.94%) Forcepoint
2 1 (2.94%) VMware
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