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

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 24 39 45
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +6
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 6 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 4.32% 1.03% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.96% 1.19% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £49,950 £30,250 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.12% -62.18%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
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
121 168 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 87.05% 86.60% 80.22%
Number of salaries quoted 88 139 181
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £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 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 29 April 2016, 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 12 (80.00%) CISSP
2 9 (60.00%) CISA
3 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (46.67%) CRISC
4 7 (46.67%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (46.67%) CISM
4 7 (46.67%) Finance
4 7 (46.67%) Project Management
4 7 (46.67%) Python
4 7 (46.67%) Management Information System
4 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (46.67%) CEH
5 6 (40.00%) Risk Management
5 6 (40.00%) Firewall
5 6 (40.00%) Security Testing
5 6 (40.00%) C#
5 6 (40.00%) Java
5 6 (40.00%) Perl
5 6 (40.00%) IBM
5 6 (40.00%) Identity Access Management
6 5 (33.33%) Veracode
6 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 5 (33.33%) C
6 5 (33.33%) C++
6 5 (33.33%) Time Management
6 5 (33.33%) Metasploit
6 5 (33.33%) GIAC
6 5 (33.33%) AppScan
6 5 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (33.33%) Cryptography

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) AppScan
1 5 (33.33%) Metasploit
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Security Advisor
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Access Control Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Governance Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) IT Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Junior
3 2 (13.33%) Junior Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Junior Security Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Security Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Security Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Security Officer
4 1 (6.67%) CISSP Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Information Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (6.67%) IT Operations Manager
4 1 (6.67%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Operational Security Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Security Operations Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
1 1 (6.67%) SailPoint
1 1 (6.67%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (46.67%) Management Information System
3 5 (33.33%) Cryptography
4 2 (13.33%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (46.67%) Cybersecurity
1 7 (46.67%) Project Management
2 6 (40.00%) Identity Access Management
2 6 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 6 (40.00%) Security Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Time Management
3 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (20.00%) Security Operations
5 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (13.33%) Analytics
6 2 (13.33%) Change Control
6 2 (13.33%) Data Analytics
6 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
6 2 (13.33%) Internal Audit
6 2 (13.33%) ISMS
6 2 (13.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Python
2 6 (40.00%) C#
2 6 (40.00%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) Perl
3 5 (33.33%) C
3 5 (33.33%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) CISSP
2 9 (60.00%) CISA
3 7 (46.67%) CEH
3 7 (46.67%) CISM
3 7 (46.67%) CRISC
4 5 (33.33%) GIAC
5 2 (13.33%) CGEIT
5 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) COBIT
2 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
2 2 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (13.33%) Solvency II
2 2 (13.33%) Val IT
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) IAG
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Nessus
2 1 (6.67%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) IBM
2 5 (33.33%) Veracode
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) CA
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (6.67%) Lumension
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) Sophos
4 1 (6.67%) Symantec