The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 87 77 80
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 2 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.20% 1.23% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 1.57% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 4
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Information Security
Nottinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
831 763 877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 82.44% 77.94% 80.53%
Number of salaries quoted 653 617 679
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £55,000 £57,050
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Information Security
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Nottingham

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) CISM
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) CISSP
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Compliance Officer
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Officer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Officer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Service Continuity Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) CISM
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory