The first table below looks at the demand for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Peterborough region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 43 45 46
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 3 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.97% 2.08% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 2.80% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 1
Average salary £44,500 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.14% +9.37%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.03% +2.10%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
261 250 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 84.74% 74.40% 71.13%
Number of salaries quoted 221 214 231
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Information Security
Cambridgeshire

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Information Security
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Peterborough

Information Security
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 5 (100.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) CISM
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (40.00%) GSEC
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Security
4 1 (20.00%) Security Management
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Legal
4 1 (20.00%) ISMS
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Forensics
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Management
4 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Information Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Security Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) IT Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (20.00%) ISMS
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Forensics
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Security
2 1 (20.00%) Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) CISM
3 2 (40.00%) GSEC
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001