The first table below looks at the demand for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 70 49 56
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +7
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 1 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.15% 1.75% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 2.10% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 4
Average salary - £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.59%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -4.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
447 476 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 67.83% 83.51% 76.04%
Number of salaries quoted 377 420 368
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,050 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Information Security
South Yorkshire

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 2 (40.00%) CISSP
1 2 (40.00%) CISA
1 2 (40.00%) Data Security
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Resource Management
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) CRISC
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Head of Development
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Assurance Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Data Security
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Resource Management
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
1 2 (40.00%) CISA
1 2 (40.00%) CRISC
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum +Min 18% bonus + car allowance + ben
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