The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 34 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 2 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 1.27% 3.64% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 4.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 0
Average salary £34,000 £37,900 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.29% -
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.52% -8.00%
Information Security
Norfolk

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Norwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
122 210 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 77.22% 85.02% 78.76%
Number of salaries quoted 101 187 251
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £52,800 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

Information Security
Salary Trend in Norwich

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Norwich

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Norwich 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 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) CISA
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) OWASP
2 1 (33.33%) Veeam
2 1 (33.33%) Aruba
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Mimecast
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Nessus
2 1 (33.33%) CEH
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (33.33%) SonicWALL
2 1 (33.33%) Qualys
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Perl

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Norwich 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) WLAN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Security Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Security Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior IT Security Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) VMS
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) OWASP
1 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) CISA
1 1 (33.33%) CISM
1 1 (33.33%) CEH
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (33.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Dell
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
1 1 (33.33%) SonicWALL
1 1 (33.33%) Qualys
1 1 (33.33%) Veeam
1 1 (33.33%) Aruba