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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 53 54 45
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 6 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.49% 1.78% 2.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.78% 2.34% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 5
Average salary £42,500 £35,661 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.17% -20.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £35,500 £42,900
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £40,000 £64,200
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -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
337 428 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 83.62% 76.29% 80.59%
Number of salaries quoted 278 274 290
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £52,900 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 September 2015.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 4 (36.36%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 2 (18.18%) CISSP
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Line Management
3 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (9.09%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 1 (9.09%) Information Assurance
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) CISM
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) ITSM
4 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
4 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) SLA
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Security Manager
2 5 (45.45%) IT Security Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) IT Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Information Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security Officer
4 1 (9.09%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (9.09%) Freedom of Information Act
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (18.18%) Line Management
3 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
3 1 (9.09%) Information Management
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
3 1 (9.09%) Information Assurance
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) ITSM
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CISSP
2 1 (9.09%) CISM
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
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Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £38000 - £46000 per annum + Pension, Health, 25 days
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