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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 46 60 81
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +21
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 14 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.50% 2.27% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% 2.56% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 2
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +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
468 585 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 83.42% 88.50% 86.93%
Number of salaries quoted 372 524 530
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 30 September 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 13 (59.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (50.00%) CISSP
2 11 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 9 (40.91%) Finance
4 8 (36.36%) Linux
4 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
5 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
5 7 (31.82%) Secure Coding
5 7 (31.82%) HTTP
5 7 (31.82%) CISM
5 7 (31.82%) Risk Management
6 6 (27.27%) Windows
6 6 (27.27%) SDLC
6 6 (27.27%) COBIT
7 5 (22.73%) ISMS
7 5 (22.73%) Kali Linux
7 5 (22.73%) ITIL
7 5 (22.73%) Information Security Management
7 5 (22.73%) Security Management
7 5 (22.73%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (22.73%) Incident Management
7 5 (22.73%) CEH
7 5 (22.73%) Security Operations
8 4 (18.18%) Nessus
8 4 (18.18%) Ethical Hacking
8 4 (18.18%) Legal
8 4 (18.18%) .NET
8 4 (18.18%) HTML
8 4 (18.18%) Java
8 4 (18.18%) JavaScript

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 1 (4.55%) IIS
1 1 (4.55%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon S3
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) HTTP
2 3 (13.64%) HTTPS
2 3 (13.64%) Network Security
2 3 (13.64%) SSL
3 2 (9.09%) Firewall
3 2 (9.09%) SAN
3 2 (9.09%) Wireless
4 1 (4.55%) DNS
4 1 (4.55%) Internet
4 1 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.55%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Burp Suite
1 4 (18.18%) Metasploit
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Information Manager
1 7 (31.82%) Information Security Manager
1 7 (31.82%) Security Manager
1 7 (31.82%) Tester
2 5 (22.73%) Security Tester
3 4 (18.18%) Security Specialist
4 3 (13.64%) Applications Tester
5 2 (9.09%) Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Penetration Tester
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Test Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Head of Information Security
6 1 (4.55%) Information Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Security Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Windows Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) .NET
1 4 (18.18%) HTML
2 2 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (18.18%) Mobile App
3 3 (13.64%) Virtual Team
4 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (9.09%) CESG
4 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
5 1 (4.55%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (4.55%) HP Storage
5 1 (4.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Linux
2 6 (27.27%) Windows
3 5 (22.73%) Kali Linux
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Risk Management
1 7 (31.82%) Secure Coding
2 6 (27.27%) SDLC
3 5 (22.73%) Incident Management
3 5 (22.73%) Information Security Management
3 5 (22.73%) ISMS
3 5 (22.73%) ITIL
3 5 (22.73%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (22.73%) Security Management
3 5 (22.73%) Security Operations
4 4 (18.18%) Ethical Hacking
4 4 (18.18%) Security Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (13.64%) Service Management
5 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.09%) Change Control
6 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (9.09%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) Java
1 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.09%) Ruby
2 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) CISSP
2 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
3 7 (31.82%) CISM
3 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
4 5 (22.73%) CEH
5 4 (18.18%) OSCP
6 3 (13.64%) CISA
7 2 (9.09%) CGEIT
7 2 (9.09%) CREST Certified
7 2 (9.09%) CRISC
7 2 (9.09%) Degree
8 1 (4.55%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (59.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (27.27%) COBIT
3 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
3 2 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (9.09%) Solvency II
3 2 (9.09%) Val IT
4 1 (4.55%) BS25999
4 1 (4.55%) COSO
4 1 (4.55%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (4.55%) RMADS
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.55%) vCloud
2 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 2 (9.09%) VMware
2 1 (4.55%) HP
2 1 (4.55%) Tableau
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