The table below looks at the statistics 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 42 46 45
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.76% 0.31% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.35% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £80,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -
Information Security
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
229 283 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 86.74% 87.89% 90.78%
Number of salaries quoted 183 225 232
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £102,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 23 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 3 (75.00%) CISA
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) COBIT
2 2 (50.00%) BCP
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (50.00%) CRISC
2 2 (50.00%) CISM
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 2 (50.00%) Information Governance
2 2 (50.00%) IT Audit
3 1 (25.00%) Data Security
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) ISACA
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Auditor
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Head of Security
1 1 (25.00%) Information Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance Leader
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) IT Auditor
1 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Information Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Information Security Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Information Security Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Security Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) BCP
1 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) Information Assurance
1 2 (50.00%) Information Governance
1 2 (50.00%) IT Audit
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Data Security
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CISA
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) CISM
2 2 (50.00%) CRISC
3 1 (25.00%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (50.00%) COBIT
2 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS