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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 97 79 88
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +9
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 1 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.087% 1.20% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 1.55% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 5
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -
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
940 904 991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 82.02% 77.20% 78.03%
Number of salaries quoted 733 692 787
Average salary £40,000 £39,750 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.62% -4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,986 £55,000 £57,500
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 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
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 28 August 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 -15 1 £40,000 -
Information Security
East Midlands

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 17 (80.95%) ISMS
2 12 (57.14%) Project Management
2 12 (57.14%) Management Information System
3 11 (52.38%) Information Security Management
3 11 (52.38%) Security Management
3 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
3 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
3 11 (52.38%) MS Access
3 11 (52.38%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 11 (52.38%) Marketing
3 11 (52.38%) Database Marketing
4 4 (19.05%) Business Continuity
4 4 (19.05%) System Testing
4 4 (19.05%) QA
4 4 (19.05%) Degree
4 4 (19.05%) SLA
5 3 (14.29%) Data Protection
6 2 (9.52%) PCI DSS
6 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (9.52%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (9.52%) Firewall
6 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
6 2 (9.52%) CISSP
7 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
7 1 (4.76%) SQL
7 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
7 1 (4.76%) DHCP

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) DHCP
2 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
1 11 (52.38%) MS Access
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 11 (52.38%) Marketing
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Programmer
1 11 (52.38%) Data Programmer
2 4 (19.05%) Software Tester
2 4 (19.05%) Technical Tester
2 4 (19.05%) Technical Support
2 4 (19.05%) Tester
3 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support
4 1 (4.76%) Security Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Security Officer
4 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Storage Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Information Security Compliance Officer
4 1 (4.76%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Security Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
1 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) ISMS
2 12 (57.14%) Project Management
3 11 (52.38%) Information Security Management
3 11 (52.38%) Security Management
3 11 (52.38%) Database Marketing
4 4 (19.05%) Business Continuity
4 4 (19.05%) System Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Data Protection
6 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.76%) ITIL
7 1 (4.76%) Workflow
7 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.76%) Workflow Management
7 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) CISSP
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.76%) CISM
3 1 (4.76%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) QA
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
2 2 (9.52%) PCI DSS
2 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft