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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 51 50 56
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 6 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.41% 1.91% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 2.13% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 4
Median salary £29,625 £47,500 £23,010
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.63% +106.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £19,000 £20,203
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £55,200 £43,653
UK excluding London median salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.99% -

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
349 328 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 81.92% 89.62% 87.73%
Number of salaries quoted 294 298 280
Median salary £35,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.47% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,000 £27,432
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 24 January 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 24 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
1 7 (53.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (46.15%) Data Protection
2 6 (46.15%) CISM
3 5 (38.46%) CISSP
3 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
3 5 (38.46%) Degree
4 4 (30.77%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (30.77%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (30.77%) Email Filtering
4 4 (30.77%) Web Filtering
4 4 (30.77%) Security Operations
5 3 (23.08%) Service Management
5 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) CISA
6 2 (15.38%) Change Management
6 2 (15.38%) Back Office
6 2 (15.38%) Information Security Management
6 2 (15.38%) Security Management
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 2 (15.38%) MS Office
6 2 (15.38%) Intel Security
6 2 (15.38%) Forcepoint
6 2 (15.38%) SSCP
6 2 (15.38%) CEH
6 2 (15.38%) Data Management
6 2 (15.38%) Tripwire
6 2 (15.38%) Mathematics

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 (15.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) Network Security
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Back Office
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Security Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Security Manager
4 2 (15.38%) ArcSight Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Security Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) CISSP Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Information Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Operational Security Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Security Operations Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Information Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Information Officer
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Security Officer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Information Security Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Senior IT Auditor
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
2 4 (30.77%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
3 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
4 1 (7.69%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Data Protection
2 4 (30.77%) Email Filtering
2 4 (30.77%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (30.77%) Security Operations
2 4 (30.77%) Web Filtering
3 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
3 3 (23.08%) Service Management
4 2 (15.38%) Change Control
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 2 (15.38%) Contingency Planning
4 2 (15.38%) Data Management
4 2 (15.38%) Information Security Management
4 2 (15.38%) ISMS
4 2 (15.38%) Security Management
4 2 (15.38%) Threat Detection
4 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (7.69%) Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (7.69%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) CISM
2 5 (38.46%) CISSP
2 5 (38.46%) Degree
3 2 (15.38%) CEH
3 2 (15.38%) CISA
3 2 (15.38%) SANS
3 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) SSCP
4 1 (7.69%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (7.69%) HND
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) BS7799
2 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.69%) RMADS
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) ArcSight
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco
1 2 (15.38%) Forcepoint
1 2 (15.38%) Intel Security
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 2 (15.38%) Qualys
1 2 (15.38%) Tripwire
2 1 (7.69%) Sage
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £26000.00 - £29307.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 20 days ago