The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 64 82 70
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -12
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 17 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.13% 0.77% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.49% 0.90% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 5
Median salary £41,373 £42,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.65% +19.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £18,200 £21,592
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £45,000 £38,864
UK excluding London median salary £54,555 £49,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+11.33% +6.52%
Information Security
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 North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
682 664 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 85.25% 84.80% 75.56%
Number of salaries quoted 591 548 449
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East 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 the North East

Information Security
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Information Security Salary Trend in the North East

Information Security
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the North East region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in the North East

Information Security
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the North East region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -3 8 £39,937 -6.03% 1
Durham - 6 £33,750 -
Information Security
England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 North East region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 9 (36.00%) Project Management
1 9 (36.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (36.00%) Data Protection
2 8 (32.00%) Firewall
2 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (28.00%) CISSP
3 7 (28.00%) SQL
3 7 (28.00%) ITIL
3 7 (28.00%) Finance
4 5 (20.00%) Freedom of Information
4 5 (20.00%) Degree
4 5 (20.00%) CISM
4 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (16.00%) OLAP
5 4 (16.00%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (16.00%) Oracle Discoverer
5 4 (16.00%) ETL
5 4 (16.00%) Oracle
5 4 (16.00%) CISA
5 4 (16.00%) Data Extraction
5 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (16.00%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (16.00%) Incident Management
5 4 (16.00%) Oracle OLAP
5 4 (16.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (16.00%) Information Governance

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) Firewall
2 2 (8.00%) Network Security
2 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.00%) LAN
3 1 (4.00%) WAN
3 1 (4.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) OLAP
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle Discoverer
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Power View
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (8.00%) PerformancePoint
3 2 (8.00%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Analyst
1 9 (36.00%) Security Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Information Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Microsoft BI Developer
4 4 (16.00%) SQL BI Developer
4 4 (16.00%) SQL Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Business Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Information Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Information Security Manager
5 3 (12.00%) IT Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) IT Security Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Security Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Security Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Security Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) MDX
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.00%) Ajax
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.00%) CSS
2 1 (4.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
2 1 (4.00%) jQuery
2 1 (4.00%) JSON
2 1 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (4.00%) LINQ
2 1 (4.00%) WCF
2 1 (4.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Freedom of Information
2 4 (16.00%) Data Extraction
3 3 (12.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (8.00%) CESG
4 2 (8.00%) Data Integration
4 2 (8.00%) Economics
4 2 (8.00%) iPad
4 2 (8.00%) User Experience
5 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.00%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (4.00%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (4.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Kali Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Data Protection
1 9 (36.00%) Project Management
2 7 (28.00%) ITIL
3 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (16.00%) Email Filtering
3 4 (16.00%) ETL
3 4 (16.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (16.00%) Information Governance
3 4 (16.00%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (16.00%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (16.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 4 (16.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (16.00%) Web Filtering
4 3 (12.00%) Analytics
4 3 (12.00%) Change Management
4 3 (12.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (12.00%) SIEM
5 2 (8.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 1 (4.00%) C#
3 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) CISSP
2 5 (20.00%) CISM
2 5 (20.00%) Degree
3 4 (16.00%) CISA
4 2 (8.00%) CEH
4 2 (8.00%) PCI QSA
5 1 (4.00%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (4.00%) CISMP
5 1 (4.00%) CRISC
5 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (4.00%) SANS
5 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (36.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (12.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.00%) BS7799
3 1 (4.00%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Nessus
1 1 (4.00%) Nmap
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
1 1 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco
4 1 (4.00%) ArcSight
4 1 (4.00%) Citrix
4 1 (4.00%) Forcepoint
4 1 (4.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (4.00%) Intel Security
4 1 (4.00%) Juniper
4 1 (4.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (4.00%) Qualys
4 1 (4.00%) Tripwire
4 1 (4.00%) Veeam
4 1 (4.00%) VMware
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £90,000 + Excellent Package
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