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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 19 48 49
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +1
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 15 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 7.65% 0.67% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.77% 0.83% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 1
Average salary £30,000 £30,250 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.82% -62.18%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.04%
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
171 242 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 87.24% 81.48% 77.01%
Number of salaries quoted 114 204 223
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Salary Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram 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 28 April 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 +12 6 £49,950 +65.12%
Information Security
East of England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 18 (75.00%) CISSP
2 15 (62.50%) CISA
3 12 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 12 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (45.83%) CRISC
4 11 (45.83%) Finance
5 9 (37.50%) CEH
5 9 (37.50%) CISM
5 9 (37.50%) Python
5 9 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (33.33%) C
6 8 (33.33%) Perl
6 8 (33.33%) COBIT
7 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (29.17%) Firewall
7 7 (29.17%) Project Management
8 6 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (25.00%) IBM
8 6 (25.00%) Risk Management
8 6 (25.00%) C#
8 6 (25.00%) ITIL
8 6 (25.00%) Java
8 6 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (25.00%) Security Testing
8 6 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (25.00%) Degree
8 6 (25.00%) Change Control
8 6 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
8 6 (25.00%) Val IT

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
1 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) AppScan
1 5 (20.83%) Metasploit
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Law
3 2 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Security Advisor
2 5 (20.83%) Security Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Security Tester
3 4 (16.67%) Tester
4 3 (12.50%) Compliance Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Access Control Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Governance Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) IT Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Junior
5 2 (8.33%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Junior Security Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Security Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Security Officer
6 1 (4.17%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Firewall Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) Information Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Information Security Manager
6 1 (4.17%) IT Operations Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Middleware
1 1 (4.17%) SailPoint
1 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (20.83%) Cryptography
3 4 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (29.17%) Project Management
4 6 (25.00%) Change Control
4 6 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
4 6 (25.00%) Internal Audit
4 6 (25.00%) ITIL
4 6 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 6 (25.00%) Security Testing
5 5 (20.83%) Security Operations
5 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (20.83%) Time Management
5 5 (20.83%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 3 (12.50%) Data Protection
6 3 (12.50%) Information Management
6 3 (12.50%) Records Management
6 3 (12.50%) Security Management
6 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) Python
2 8 (33.33%) C
2 8 (33.33%) Perl
3 6 (25.00%) C#
3 6 (25.00%) Java
4 5 (20.83%) C++
5 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (75.00%) CISSP
2 15 (62.50%) CISA
3 11 (45.83%) CRISC
4 9 (37.50%) CEH
4 9 (37.50%) CISM
5 6 (25.00%) CGEIT
5 6 (25.00%) Degree
6 5 (20.83%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (33.33%) COBIT
2 6 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (25.00%) Val IT
3 3 (12.50%) Solvency II
4 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) IAG
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Nessus
2 1 (4.17%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) IBM
2 5 (20.83%) Veracode
3 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (4.17%) CA
5 1 (4.17%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (4.17%) Lumension
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle
5 1 (4.17%) Sophos
5 1 (4.17%) Symantec