The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 61 43 48
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +5
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 10 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.68% 3.78% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 4.31% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 9
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £41,792 £39,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,573 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.49% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
512 464 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 85.91% 87.71% 88.30%
Number of salaries quoted 409 357 344
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Information Security
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Merseyside

Information Security
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bootle - 7 £41,792 - 2
Liverpool -22 3 £50,000 - 1
Information Security
North West

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 8 (47.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (41.18%) Physics
2 7 (41.18%) Human Factors
3 5 (29.41%) CISSP
3 5 (29.41%) CISM
3 5 (29.41%) Change Management
3 5 (29.41%) Finance
3 5 (29.41%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (23.53%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 4 (23.53%) Information Governance
4 4 (23.53%) Firewall
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco
4 4 (23.53%) CISA
4 4 (23.53%) Banking
5 3 (17.65%) VMware
5 3 (17.65%) Business Continuity
5 3 (17.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
5 3 (17.65%) Network Security
5 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (17.65%) Windows
5 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (17.65%) ITIL
5 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
5 3 (17.65%) Citrix
5 3 (17.65%) Information Security Management
5 3 (17.65%) Security Management
5 3 (17.65%) Legal
5 3 (17.65%) ISO22301

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) Network Security
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Banking
3 3 (17.65%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) IT Security Officer
1 5 (29.41%) Security Officer
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Security Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Business Continuity Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Business Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Information Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (17.65%) IT Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Network Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Network Security Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Security Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Head of Information
4 2 (11.76%) Head of Information Security
4 2 (11.76%) Head of Security
5 1 (5.88%) CISSP Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) IT Communications Manager
5 1 (5.88%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Service Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Physics
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
1 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Unix
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Human Factors
2 5 (29.41%) Change Management
2 5 (29.41%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (23.53%) Information Governance
3 4 (23.53%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 3 (17.65%) Business Continuity
4 3 (17.65%) Business Continuity Management
4 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
4 3 (17.65%) Information Security Management
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL
4 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
4 3 (17.65%) Security Management
4 3 (17.65%) SIEM
4 3 (17.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (11.76%) Business Development
5 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (11.76%) Regulatory Compliance
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.88%) Functional Programming
6 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
1 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) CISM
1 5 (29.41%) CISSP
2 4 (23.53%) CISA
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (11.76%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (11.76%) Security+ Certification
4 2 (11.76%) SSCP
5 1 (5.88%) CASP
5 1 (5.88%) CCNA
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (5.88%) CRISC
5 1 (5.88%) Degree
5 1 (5.88%) ISSAP
5 1 (5.88%) ISSEP
5 1 (5.88%) ISSMP
5 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (47.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (17.65%) ISO22301
3 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco
2 3 (17.65%) Citrix
2 3 (17.65%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
Bootle, Merseyside
Office for Nuclear Regulation
Salary: From £49,946 to £57,199 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Bootle, Merseyside
Office for Nuclear Regulation
Salary: From £38,250 to £45,333 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago