The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 52 59 52
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 7 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.74% 0.80% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 0.89% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 8
Median salary £30,000 £42,500 £33,738
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +25.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £21,807
10% offered a salary of more than £45,690 £64,500 £35,548
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
339 336 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 84.12% 89.60% 86.20%
Number of salaries quoted 305 299 323
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,500 £28,780
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £67,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 Newcastle upon Tyne

Information Security
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 8 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (42.86%) Firewall
3 5 (35.71%) CISM
3 5 (35.71%) CISSP
3 5 (35.71%) Data Protection
4 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 4 (28.57%) Degree
4 4 (28.57%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 4 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (28.57%) Email Filtering
4 4 (28.57%) Web Filtering
5 3 (21.43%) Security Operations
5 3 (21.43%) SANS
5 3 (21.43%) Service Management
5 3 (21.43%) CISA
5 3 (21.43%) Data Management
6 2 (14.29%) Tripwire
6 2 (14.29%) CEH
6 2 (14.29%) Finance
6 2 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
6 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
6 2 (14.29%) Qualys
6 2 (14.29%) Network Security
6 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) Change Management
6 2 (14.29%) Intel Security

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Back Office
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Security Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) ArcSight Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Auditor
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Security Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) CISSP Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Information Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Security Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Compliance Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Information Officer
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Officer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Operational Security Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Security Auditor
4 1 (7.14%) Security Officer
4 1 (7.14%) Security Operations Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Auditor
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Information Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Data Protection Act
1 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Data Protection
2 4 (28.57%) Email Filtering
2 4 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 4 (28.57%) Web Filtering
3 3 (21.43%) Data Management
3 3 (21.43%) Security Operations
3 3 (21.43%) Service Management
4 2 (14.29%) Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) Change Control
4 2 (14.29%) Change Management
4 2 (14.29%) Contingency Planning
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (7.14%) Data Security
5 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.14%) ETL
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security Management
5 1 (7.14%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) CISM
1 5 (35.71%) CISSP
2 4 (28.57%) Degree
3 3 (21.43%) CISA
3 3 (21.43%) SANS
4 2 (14.29%) CEH
4 2 (14.29%) SSCP
5 1 (7.14%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (7.14%) GIAC
5 1 (7.14%) HND
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
3 1 (7.14%) RMADS
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) ArcSight
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco
1 2 (14.29%) Forcepoint
1 2 (14.29%) Intel Security
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) Qualys
1 2 (14.29%) Tripwire
2 1 (7.14%) Apple
2 1 (7.14%) Sage
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sanderson
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £70000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 17 days ago