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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 46 52 54
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 9 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.99% 1.98% 1.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.49% 2.17% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 10
Median salary £42,500 £46,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% +15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £19,000 £39,100
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £55,150 £45,750
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
362 369 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 79.91% 91.34% 87.38%
Number of salaries quoted 279 323 381
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £28,780
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 6 December 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 6 December 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 11 (64.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (52.94%) CISM
2 9 (52.94%) Firewall
3 8 (47.06%) CISSP
4 7 (41.18%) Data Protection
5 4 (23.53%) Degree
5 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
5 4 (23.53%) Finance
5 4 (23.53%) CISA
5 4 (23.53%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (23.53%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (23.53%) Email Filtering
5 4 (23.53%) Web Filtering
5 4 (23.53%) Security Operations
6 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
6 3 (17.65%) Driving Licence
6 3 (17.65%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (17.65%) Network Security
6 3 (17.65%) Service Management
6 3 (17.65%) Information Security Management
6 3 (17.65%) Security Management
6 3 (17.65%) Cisco
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
7 2 (11.76%) Data Management
7 2 (11.76%) Back Office
7 2 (11.76%) CEH
7 2 (11.76%) Tripwire
7 2 (11.76%) SQL
7 2 (11.76%) MS Office
7 2 (11.76%) Linux

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) Network Security
3 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.88%) LAN
4 1 (5.88%) WAN
4 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Back Office
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
1 6 (35.29%) Security Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Security Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Information Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Security Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) ArcSight Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Security Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) CISSP Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Information Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) IT Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) IT Security Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Operational Security Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Security Operations Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Auditor
5 1 (5.88%) IT Director
5 1 (5.88%) IT Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Data Protection Act
1 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 3 (17.65%) Driving Licence
3 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.76%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.88%) CESG
4 1 (5.88%) iPad
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Kali Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Data Protection
2 4 (23.53%) Email Filtering
2 4 (23.53%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (23.53%) Security Operations
2 4 (23.53%) Web Filtering
3 3 (17.65%) Information Security Management
3 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
3 3 (17.65%) Security Management
3 3 (17.65%) Service Management
3 3 (17.65%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (11.76%) Change Control
4 2 (11.76%) Contingency Planning
4 2 (11.76%) Data Management
4 2 (11.76%) Information Governance
4 2 (11.76%) ISMS
4 2 (11.76%) Threat Detection
5 1 (5.88%) Compliance Audit
5 1 (5.88%) Internal Audit
5 1 (5.88%) IT Audit
5 1 (5.88%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) CISM
2 8 (47.06%) CISSP
3 4 (23.53%) CISA
3 4 (23.53%) Degree
4 2 (11.76%) CEH
4 2 (11.76%) SANS
4 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
4 2 (11.76%) SSCP
5 1 (5.88%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (5.88%) CRISC
5 1 (5.88%) PCI QSA
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (64.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.88%) BS7799
2 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.88%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Nessus
1 1 (5.88%) Nmap
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
1 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) ArcSight
2 2 (11.76%) Forcepoint
2 2 (11.76%) Intel Security
2 2 (11.76%) Qualys
2 2 (11.76%) Tripwire
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) Fortinet
3 1 (5.88%) Juniper
3 1 (5.88%) Palo Alto
3 1 (5.88%) Sage
3 1 (5.88%) Veeam
3 1 (5.88%) VMware
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