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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 33 49 64
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +15
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 14 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.27% 1.25% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.47% 1.46% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 1
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +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
256 343 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 78.05% 85.96% 89.71%
Number of salaries quoted 199 232 406
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 25 May 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 (70.59%) Finance
2 16 (47.06%) Security Operations
3 15 (44.12%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (38.24%) CISSP
4 13 (38.24%) SIEM
5 11 (32.35%) Penetration Testing
5 11 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (32.35%) Firewall
5 11 (32.35%) Risk Assessment
5 11 (32.35%) Banking
6 9 (26.47%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 9 (26.47%) Business Continuity
6 9 (26.47%) Data Security
6 9 (26.47%) Management Information System
6 9 (26.47%) Client/Server
6 9 (26.47%) Malware Analysis
6 9 (26.47%) Technical Analysis
6 9 (26.47%) Security Operations Centre
6 9 (26.47%) Incident Management
6 9 (26.47%) Wealth Management
6 9 (26.47%) Reverse Engineering
7 8 (23.53%) CISM
8 7 (20.59%) Windows
8 7 (20.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (20.59%) Degree
9 6 (17.65%) MCITP
9 6 (17.65%) Data Protection
9 6 (17.65%) PCI DSS
9 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (17.65%) 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 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (17.65%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
2 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (32.35%) Firewall
2 5 (14.71%) Network Security
3 2 (5.88%) VPN
4 1 (2.94%) Internet
4 1 (2.94%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.94%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 24 (70.59%) Finance
2 11 (32.35%) Banking
3 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
4 3 (8.82%) Law
5 2 (5.88%) Legal
6 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Security Manager
2 11 (32.35%) Information Manager
2 11 (32.35%) Information Security Manager
3 9 (26.47%) Penetration Tester
3 9 (26.47%) Tester
4 6 (17.65%) ICT Support
4 6 (17.65%) IT Support
5 5 (14.71%) IT Manager
5 5 (14.71%) IT Services Manager
6 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (8.82%) Administrator
6 3 (8.82%) Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) IT Administrator
6 3 (8.82%) IT Support Manager
6 3 (8.82%) IT Support Technician
6 3 (8.82%) Network Support
6 3 (8.82%) Network Technician
6 3 (8.82%) Security Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Support Assistant
6 3 (8.82%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (26.47%) Client/Server
2 9 (26.47%) Management Information System
2 9 (26.47%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (8.82%) Replication
4 2 (5.88%) CESG
4 2 (5.88%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (2.94%) BYOD
5 1 (2.94%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.94%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (2.94%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Windows
2 6 (17.65%) Windows Server
2 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Security Operations
2 15 (44.12%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (38.24%) SIEM
4 11 (32.35%) Penetration Testing
4 11 (32.35%) Risk Assessment
5 9 (26.47%) Business Continuity
5 9 (26.47%) Data Security
5 9 (26.47%) Incident Management
5 9 (26.47%) Malware Analysis
5 9 (26.47%) Reverse Engineering
5 9 (26.47%) Technical Analysis
5 9 (26.47%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 9 (26.47%) Wealth Management
6 6 (17.65%) Data Protection
6 6 (17.65%) ITIL
6 6 (17.65%) Risk Management
7 5 (14.71%) Data Privacy
7 5 (14.71%) Security Management
8 4 (11.76%) Identity Access Management
8 4 (11.76%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) CISSP
2 8 (23.53%) CISM
3 7 (20.59%) Degree
4 6 (17.65%) MCITP
4 6 (17.65%) MCSE
4 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (8.82%) CISA
5 3 (8.82%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (8.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (5.88%) CLAS
7 1 (2.94%) CASP
7 1 (2.94%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (2.94%) CRISC
7 1 (2.94%) ISSAP
7 1 (2.94%) ISSEP
7 1 (2.94%) ISSMP
7 1 (2.94%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (17.65%) PCI DSS
2 6 (17.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (5.88%) COBIT
3 2 (5.88%) ISO22301
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Avaya
1 6 (17.65%) Dell
1 6 (17.65%) HP
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
1 6 (17.65%) SonicWALL
1 6 (17.65%) Sophos
1 6 (17.65%) VMware
2 1 (2.94%) Citrix
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bootle, Liverpool (Merseyside)
Office for Nuclear Regulation
Salary: Up to £95,000 & pension
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool
Networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 21 days ago