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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 54 56 41
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 7 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.90% 0.97% 2.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 1.14% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 8
Average salary £42,500 £23,010 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+84.70% -48.86%
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -
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
320 352 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 86.72% 85.02% 80.87%
Number of salaries quoted 292 306 204
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,780 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £61,215
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 5 (33.33%) CISSP
2 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
2 4 (26.67%) Security Operations
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (20.00%) ISMS
3 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (20.00%) Windows
3 3 (20.00%) HP
3 3 (20.00%) Dell
3 3 (20.00%) ITSM
3 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (20.00%) Service Management
3 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) CISM
4 2 (13.33%) Finance
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) Data Management
4 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Security Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Information Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 3 (20.00%) IT Security Manager
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL Service Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) CISSP Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Information Assurance Leader
4 1 (6.67%) IT Director
4 1 (6.67%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (6.67%) Ajax
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) jQuery
1 1 (6.67%) JSON
1 1 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (6.67%) LINQ
1 1 (6.67%) WCF
1 1 (6.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) CESG
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
1 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
1 4 (26.67%) Security Operations
1 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (20.00%) ISMS
2 3 (20.00%) ITSM
2 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (20.00%) Service Management
3 2 (13.33%) Data Management
3 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
3 2 (13.33%) Information Assurance
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Line Management
4 1 (6.67%) Marketing Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) MVVM
4 1 (6.67%) Security Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (6.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) CISSP
2 2 (13.33%) CESG Certified Professional
2 2 (13.33%) CISM
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) CEH
3 1 (6.67%) CISMP
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (6.67%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (6.67%) PMBOK
2 1 (6.67%) RMADS
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco
2 3 (20.00%) Dell
2 3 (20.00%) HP
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