The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 55 63 68
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 11 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.83% 1.81% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 2.03% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 3
Median salary £55,000 £35,500 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+54.92% -56.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £29,400 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £36,800 £86,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
Information Security
South Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
480 691 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 80.00% 89.16% 79.56%
Number of salaries quoted 418 587 460
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,050 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield region citing Information Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Information Security
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Sheffield

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing Information Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 11 (39.29%) Business Continuity
1 11 (39.29%) Business Continuity Management
2 9 (32.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 9 (32.14%) Linux
3 7 (25.00%) Cisco
3 7 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 7 (25.00%) Finance
3 7 (25.00%) F5
3 7 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 6 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (21.43%) Public Cloud
4 6 (21.43%) High Availability
4 6 (21.43%) Puppet
4 6 (21.43%) Enterprise Storage
4 6 (21.43%) MongoDB
4 6 (21.43%) RabbitMQ
4 6 (21.43%) Hadoop
4 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
4 6 (21.43%) Network Architecture
4 6 (21.43%) Ansible
4 6 (21.43%) Salt
4 6 (21.43%) Big Data
4 6 (21.43%) CloudStack
4 6 (21.43%) Jenkins
4 6 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (21.43%) COBIT

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (21.43%) CloudStack
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) HTTP
1 3 (10.71%) SAN
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.57%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) LAN
2 1 (3.57%) Network Security
2 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) Big Data
1 6 (21.43%) Hadoop
1 6 (21.43%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
1 6 (21.43%) Jenkins
1 6 (21.43%) JIRA
1 6 (21.43%) Subversion
2 3 (10.71%) AppScan
2 3 (10.71%) Burp Suite
2 3 (10.71%) Metasploit
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Cloud Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) AWS Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Business Continuity Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Security Manager
2 5 (17.86%) Tester
3 4 (14.29%) Security Tester
4 3 (10.71%) Applications Tester
4 3 (10.71%) Head of Architecture
4 3 (10.71%) Information Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Information Security Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Business IT Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Head of Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (7.14%) IT Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Security Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) ActiveMQ
1 6 (21.43%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (14.29%) HTML
3 3 (10.71%) .NET
4 1 (3.57%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 7 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (21.43%) Enterprise Storage
2 6 (21.43%) Public Cloud
3 3 (10.71%) Clustering
3 3 (10.71%) iPad
3 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
4 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.14%) CESG
4 2 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Linux
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (10.71%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Business Continuity
1 11 (39.29%) Business Continuity Management
2 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (21.43%) High Availability
2 6 (21.43%) Network Architecture
3 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (17.86%) Data Protection
3 5 (17.86%) Information Assurance
3 5 (17.86%) ITIL
4 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (14.29%) People Management
5 3 (10.71%) Ethical Hacking
5 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
5 3 (10.71%) SABSA
5 3 (10.71%) Security Testing
5 3 (10.71%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (10.71%) TOGAF
6 2 (7.14%) Change Control
6 2 (7.14%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) Java
1 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (21.43%) CCDE
2 6 (21.43%) CCIE
2 6 (21.43%) CCNP
2 6 (21.43%) CCSP
2 6 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (14.29%) CISSP
4 3 (10.71%) CEH
4 3 (10.71%) OSCP
5 2 (7.14%) CGEIT
5 2 (7.14%) CISA
5 2 (7.14%) CISMP
5 2 (7.14%) CRISC
5 2 (7.14%) Degree
6 1 (3.57%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (32.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (21.43%) COBIT
3 3 (10.71%) BS25999
3 3 (10.71%) PCI DSS
4 2 (7.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (7.14%) RMADS
4 2 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (7.14%) Solvency II
4 2 (7.14%) Val IT
5 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) Ansible
1 6 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (21.43%) Puppet
1 6 (21.43%) Salt
2 3 (10.71%) Cacti
2 3 (10.71%) Graphite
2 3 (10.71%) HP Fortify
2 3 (10.71%) Nagios
2 3 (10.71%) Nessus
2 3 (10.71%) Opsview
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Cisco
1 7 (25.00%) F5
2 6 (21.43%) Red Hat
2 6 (21.43%) Symantec
2 6 (21.43%) VMware
3 3 (10.71%) Dell
3 3 (10.71%) HP
3 3 (10.71%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.57%) Computacenter
4 1 (3.57%) EMC
4 1 (3.57%) Intel Security
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) Remedy
4 1 (3.57%) SAP
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000-80,000
Posted: 18 hours ago