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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 46 63 66
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +3
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 8 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.63% 1.67% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 1.97% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 0
Median salary £75,000 £36,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+108.33% -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.38%
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
395 609 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 80.45% 84.94% 76.03%
Number of salaries quoted 331 536 429
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £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 1 July 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 9 (34.62%) Business Continuity
1 9 (34.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (30.77%) Linux
2 8 (30.77%) Business Continuity Management
3 7 (26.92%) Windows
3 7 (26.92%) Finance
4 6 (23.08%) HTTP
4 6 (23.08%) COBIT
5 5 (19.23%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (19.23%) Cisco
5 5 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
6 4 (15.38%) Public Cloud
6 4 (15.38%) ActiveMQ
6 4 (15.38%) Subversion
6 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
6 4 (15.38%) CISSP
6 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
6 4 (15.38%) VMware
6 4 (15.38%) CCIE
6 4 (15.38%) CCSP
6 4 (15.38%) CCNP
6 4 (15.38%) ITIL
6 4 (15.38%) HTML
6 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
6 4 (15.38%) Symantec
6 4 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (15.38%) CEH
6 4 (15.38%) JIRA

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 4 (15.38%) CloudStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) HTTP
2 3 (11.54%) HTTPS
2 3 (11.54%) Network Security
2 3 (11.54%) SAN
2 3 (11.54%) SSL
3 2 (7.69%) Wireless
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.85%) Firewall
4 1 (3.85%) LAN
4 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) Big Data
1 4 (15.38%) Hadoop
1 4 (15.38%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
1 4 (15.38%) JIRA
1 4 (15.38%) Subversion
2 3 (11.54%) AppScan
2 3 (11.54%) Burp Suite
2 3 (11.54%) Metasploit
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Law
2 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Analyst
1 6 (23.08%) Tester
2 5 (19.23%) Business Continuity Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Security Specialist
3 4 (15.38%) Security Tester
4 3 (11.54%) Applications Tester
4 3 (11.54%) IT Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Security Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Business IT Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Information Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Security Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Tester
5 2 (7.69%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) ActiveMQ
1 4 (15.38%) HTML
1 4 (15.38%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (11.54%) .NET
3 1 (3.85%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
2 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 4 (15.38%) Public Cloud
3 3 (11.54%) iPad
3 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
3 3 (11.54%) Virtual Team
4 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.69%) CESG
4 2 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (3.85%) Clustering
5 1 (3.85%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (3.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Linux
2 7 (26.92%) Windows
3 4 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (11.54%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Business Continuity
2 8 (30.77%) Business Continuity Management
3 5 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (19.23%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (15.38%) High Availability
4 4 (15.38%) ITIL
4 4 (15.38%) Network Architecture
4 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 3 (11.54%) Data Protection
5 3 (11.54%) Ethical Hacking
5 3 (11.54%) People Management
5 3 (11.54%) Security Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Internal Audit
6 2 (7.69%) SABSA
6 2 (7.69%) Social Engineering
6 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) Java
1 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (15.38%) CCDE
2 4 (15.38%) CCIE
2 4 (15.38%) CCNP
2 4 (15.38%) CCSP
2 4 (15.38%) CEH
2 4 (15.38%) CISSP
2 4 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (11.54%) OSCP
4 2 (7.69%) CGEIT
4 2 (7.69%) CISA
4 2 (7.69%) CRISC
4 2 (7.69%) Degree
5 1 (3.85%) CCNA
5 1 (3.85%) CISM
5 1 (3.85%) CREST Certified
5 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (34.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (23.08%) COBIT
3 2 (7.69%) BS25999
3 2 (7.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (7.69%) PCI DSS
3 2 (7.69%) RMADS
3 2 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (7.69%) Solvency II
3 2 (7.69%) Val IT
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Ansible
1 4 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (15.38%) Puppet
1 4 (15.38%) Salt
2 3 (11.54%) HP Fortify
2 3 (11.54%) Nessus
3 1 (3.85%) Cacti
3 1 (3.85%) Graphite
3 1 (3.85%) Nagios
3 1 (3.85%) Opsview
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Cisco
2 4 (15.38%) F5
2 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
2 4 (15.38%) Symantec
2 4 (15.38%) VMware
3 3 (11.54%) Dell
3 3 (11.54%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
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