The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 32 54 49
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -5
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 12 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 5.06% 0.28% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.45% 0.35% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Average salary £50,550 £32,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.53% -59.37%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Information Security
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Norfolk region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Norfolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
186 282 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 78.48% 80.34% 84.48%
Number of salaries quoted 127 249 213
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Norfolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

Information Security
Salary Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Norfolk region.

Information Security Salary Trend in Norfolk

Information Security
Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +22 10 £50,550 +55.53%
Information Security
East of England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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 8 (50.00%) CISSP
1 8 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (43.75%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) Project Management
3 6 (37.50%) Python
4 5 (31.25%) IBM
4 5 (31.25%) C#
4 5 (31.25%) Java
4 5 (31.25%) Perl
4 5 (31.25%) Risk Management
4 5 (31.25%) CISA
4 5 (31.25%) CISM
4 5 (31.25%) Firewall
4 5 (31.25%) CEH
4 5 (31.25%) Security Testing
4 5 (31.25%) Identity Access Management
4 5 (31.25%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (31.25%) Security Operations
5 4 (25.00%) Veracode
5 4 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 4 (25.00%) Time Management
5 4 (25.00%) Metasploit
5 4 (25.00%) CRISC
5 4 (25.00%) AppScan
5 4 (25.00%) C
5 4 (25.00%) Nessus
5 4 (25.00%) Cryptography
5 4 (25.00%) Finance

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Firewall
2 3 (18.75%) Internet
3 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) AppScan
1 4 (25.00%) Metasploit
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Law
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Security Advisor
2 4 (25.00%) Security Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Security Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Compliance Manager
4 2 (12.50%) IT Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) CISSP Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Information Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (6.25%) IT Operations Manager
5 1 (6.25%) IT Security Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Operational Security Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Operations Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Security Operations Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Middleware
1 1 (6.25%) SailPoint
1 1 (6.25%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (25.00%) Cryptography
4 1 (6.25%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Project Management
3 5 (31.25%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (31.25%) Identity Access Management
3 5 (31.25%) Risk Management
3 5 (31.25%) Security Operations
3 5 (31.25%) Security Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Time Management
4 4 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 3 (18.75%) Secure Coding
5 3 (18.75%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
6 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 2 (12.50%) Information Management
6 2 (12.50%) ISMS
6 2 (12.50%) Records Management
6 2 (12.50%) Security Architecture
6 2 (12.50%) Security Management
6 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Python
2 5 (31.25%) C#
2 5 (31.25%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) Perl
3 4 (25.00%) C
3 4 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) CISSP
2 5 (31.25%) CEH
2 5 (31.25%) CISA
2 5 (31.25%) CISM
3 4 (25.00%) CRISC
3 4 (25.00%) GIAC
4 1 (6.25%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) COBIT
1 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) IAG
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Nessus
2 1 (6.25%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) IBM
2 4 (25.00%) Veracode
3 1 (6.25%) CA
3 1 (6.25%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle