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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 21 42 46
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +4
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 10 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 6.21% 0.45% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.33% 0.53% 0.48%
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 £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -
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
120 190 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 74.53% 84.82% 88.46%
Number of salaries quoted 90 177 189
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,250 £28,350
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 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 8 February 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 8 (57.14%) CISSP
2 7 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Project Management
3 6 (42.86%) Python
3 6 (42.86%) Management Information System
4 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
4 5 (35.71%) CISA
4 5 (35.71%) CISM
4 5 (35.71%) Firewall
4 5 (35.71%) IBM
4 5 (35.71%) C#
4 5 (35.71%) Java
4 5 (35.71%) Perl
4 5 (35.71%) CEH
4 5 (35.71%) Security Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (35.71%) Identity Access Management
4 5 (35.71%) Security Operations
5 4 (28.57%) Veracode
5 4 (28.57%) CRISC
5 4 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 4 (28.57%) Time Management
5 4 (28.57%) Metasploit
5 4 (28.57%) AppScan
5 4 (28.57%) Cryptography
5 4 (28.57%) Nessus
5 4 (28.57%) C++
5 4 (28.57%) C

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
2 3 (21.43%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) AppScan
1 4 (28.57%) Metasploit
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Security Advisor
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Security Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Security Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) CISSP Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Information Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Operations Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Operational Security Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Security Operations Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
1 1 (7.14%) SailPoint
1 1 (7.14%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (28.57%) Cryptography
4 1 (7.14%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Project Management
3 5 (35.71%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (35.71%) Identity Access Management
3 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
3 5 (35.71%) Security Operations
3 5 (35.71%) Security Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Time Management
4 4 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 3 (21.43%) Secure Coding
5 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 2 (14.29%) ISMS
6 2 (14.29%) Security Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
7 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (7.14%) Migration
7 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
7 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Python
2 5 (35.71%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) Perl
3 4 (28.57%) C
3 4 (28.57%) C++
4 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) CISSP
2 5 (35.71%) CEH
2 5 (35.71%) CISA
2 5 (35.71%) CISM
3 4 (28.57%) CRISC
3 4 (28.57%) GIAC
4 1 (7.14%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) COBIT
1 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) IAG
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Nessus
2 1 (7.14%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) IBM
2 4 (28.57%) Veracode
3 1 (7.14%) CA
3 1 (7.14%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle