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

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 62 56 68
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 2 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.45% 1.13% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 1.36% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 4
Median salary £61,250 £43,750 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
Information Security
Tyne and Wear

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
379 368 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 85.17% 82.88% 81.60%
Number of salaries quoted 334 276 380
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,232
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,636
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 30 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (60.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (20.00%) CEH
3 1 (20.00%) CISMP
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (20.00%) Business Development
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) WPF
3 1 (20.00%) LINQ
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) ISMS
3 1 (20.00%) PCI QSA
3 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure

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 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Head of Information
1 1 (20.00%) Head of Information Services
1 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance Leader
1 1 (20.00%) IT Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) IT Director
1 1 (20.00%) IT Security Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) Ajax
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (20.00%) LINQ
1 1 (20.00%) WCF
1 1 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) CESG
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) BCP
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (20.00%) Business Development
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (20.00%) ISMS
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) MVVM
3 1 (20.00%) People Management
3 1 (20.00%) Presales
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (20.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) CEH
2 1 (20.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (20.00%) CISA
2 1 (20.00%) CISMP
2 1 (20.00%) PCI QSA
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft