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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 43 62 76
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +14
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 13 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.52% 1.86% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.01% 2.13% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 2
Median salary £56,000 £49,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.56% -5.23%
UK excluding London median salary £53,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +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
432 611 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 83.88% 87.29% 81.38%
Number of salaries quoted 341 550 489
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,025
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 27 August 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (68.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (57.89%) CISSP
2 11 (57.89%) Management Information System
3 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
4 7 (36.84%) Risk Management
4 7 (36.84%) CISM
4 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
4 7 (36.84%) Secure Coding
5 6 (31.58%) SDLC
5 6 (31.58%) COBIT
6 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
6 5 (26.32%) ISMS
6 5 (26.32%) ITIL
6 5 (26.32%) Linux
6 5 (26.32%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (26.32%) Finance
6 5 (26.32%) Information Security Management
6 5 (26.32%) Security Management
6 5 (26.32%) Security Operations
7 4 (21.05%) Legal
8 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (15.79%) VMware
8 3 (15.79%) HTTP
8 3 (15.79%) Windows
8 3 (15.79%) HTTPS
8 3 (15.79%) SSL
8 3 (15.79%) Service Management
8 3 (15.79%) CISA
8 3 (15.79%) SAN
8 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure

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 (5.26%) CloudStack
1 1 (5.26%) IIS
1 1 (5.26%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) HTTP
1 3 (15.79%) HTTPS
1 3 (15.79%) Network Security
1 3 (15.79%) SAN
1 3 (15.79%) SSL
2 2 (10.53%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) Wireless
3 1 (5.26%) DNS
3 1 (5.26%) Internet
3 1 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.26%) Big Data
2 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.26%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Information Manager
1 7 (36.84%) Information Security Manager
1 7 (36.84%) Security Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Security Specialist
3 3 (15.79%) Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Security Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Test Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Head of Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) Head of Information Security
5 1 (5.26%) Information Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Security Assurance Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.79%) Virtual Team
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) CESG
4 1 (5.26%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (5.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (5.26%) HP Storage
4 1 (5.26%) iPad
4 1 (5.26%) NHS
4 1 (5.26%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Windows
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.26%) Kali Linux
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Risk Management
1 7 (36.84%) Secure Coding
2 6 (31.58%) SDLC
3 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
3 5 (26.32%) Information Security Management
3 5 (26.32%) ISMS
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL
3 5 (26.32%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (26.32%) Security Management
3 5 (26.32%) Security Operations
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (15.79%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (15.79%) Service Management
4 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.53%) Change Control
5 2 (10.53%) Internal Audit
5 2 (10.53%) Network Design
5 2 (10.53%) People Management
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
1 2 (10.53%) Ruby
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) CISSP
2 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
3 7 (36.84%) CISM
3 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
4 3 (15.79%) CISA
5 2 (10.53%) CGEIT
5 2 (10.53%) CRISC
5 2 (10.53%) Degree
6 1 (5.26%) CCDE
6 1 (5.26%) CCIE
6 1 (5.26%) CCNP
6 1 (5.26%) CCSP
6 1 (5.26%) CEH
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (5.26%) CREST Certified
6 1 (5.26%) SANS
6 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (68.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (31.58%) COBIT
3 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
3 2 (10.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (10.53%) Solvency II
3 2 (10.53%) Val IT
4 1 (5.26%) BS25999
4 1 (5.26%) COSO
4 1 (5.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (5.26%) RMADS
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) vSphere
3 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.26%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Ansible
1 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
1 1 (5.26%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) VMware
2 2 (10.53%) HP
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) Dell
3 1 (5.26%) F5
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.26%) Symantec
3 1 (5.26%) Tableau