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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank - - 47
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough - - 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.52% -8.00%
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
257 258 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 75.59% 83.77% 81.51%
Number of salaries quoted 207 226 249
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,550 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 20 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Security+ Certification
1 1 (50.00%) GIAC
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) CESG
1 1 (50.00%) Nessus
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Qualys
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (50.00%) GFI Software
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CESG
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security+ Certification
1 1 (50.00%) GIAC
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Qualys
1 1 (50.00%) GFI Software