The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 89 98 90
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 11 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.89% 0.60% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 0.79% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 2
Average salary £62,500 £31,750 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+96.85% -10.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,000 £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £50,000 £36,700
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Information Security
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1026 1016 965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 83.01% 76.80% 80.75%
Number of salaries quoted 811 846 815
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Information Security
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

Information Security
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +11 11 £62,500 +101.61%
Information Security
East Midlands

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 9 (45.00%) CISSP
1 9 (45.00%) Management Information System
1 9 (45.00%) ISMS
2 8 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 8 (40.00%) Security Management
3 7 (35.00%) Information Security Management
3 7 (35.00%) CISM
3 7 (35.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (30.00%) Degree
4 6 (30.00%) CISA
5 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (25.00%) Project Management
5 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (20.00%) ITIL
6 4 (20.00%) MS Access
6 4 (20.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 4 (20.00%) Firewall
6 4 (20.00%) Database Marketing
6 4 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (20.00%) Marketing
7 3 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (15.00%) CESG
7 3 (15.00%) Cryptography
7 3 (15.00%) System Testing
7 3 (15.00%) Computer Security
7 3 (15.00%) Data Security
7 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (15.00%) SLA

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 (5.00%) MS Project
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Firewall
1 4 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (20.00%) MS Access
General
1 4 (20.00%) Marketing
2 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Programmer
1 4 (20.00%) Security Manager
1 4 (20.00%) Data Programmer
2 3 (15.00%) Technical Tester
2 3 (15.00%) Support Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Technical Support
2 3 (15.00%) Tester
2 3 (15.00%) Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Security Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Software Tester
2 3 (15.00%) Incident Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Information Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Information Security Officer
4 1 (5.00%) Security Officer
4 1 (5.00%) Security Risk Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Service Continuity Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Business Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (15.00%) CESG
3 3 (15.00%) Cryptography
4 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) ISMS
2 8 (40.00%) Security Management
3 7 (35.00%) Information Security Management
4 5 (25.00%) Project Management
5 4 (20.00%) ITIL
5 4 (20.00%) Database Marketing
6 3 (15.00%) System Testing
6 3 (15.00%) Computer Security
6 3 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (15.00%) Data Security
6 3 (15.00%) Product Management
6 3 (15.00%) Digital Forensics
6 3 (15.00%) Network Architecture
6 3 (15.00%) SIEM
7 2 (10.00%) Cyber Security
7 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
8 1 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (5.00%) Statistical Analysis
8 1 (5.00%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) CISSP
2 7 (35.00%) CISM
3 6 (30.00%) Degree
3 6 (30.00%) CISA
4 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 7 (35.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (15.00%) QA
3 3 (15.00%) SLA
4 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) CA