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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 73 43 63
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +20
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 2 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.27% 3.37% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 4.06% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 4
Average salary £52,500 £35,750 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.85% -6.53%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
587 394 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 78.90% 82.95% 81.82%
Number of salaries quoted 474 335 414
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 4 (80.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) CISA
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Data Security
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (40.00%) Information Assurance
3 2 (40.00%) CRISC
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Management
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (20.00%) RMADS
4 1 (20.00%) BS25999
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) CESG
4 1 (20.00%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (20.00%) CISM
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Information Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Head of Development
2 1 (20.00%) Compliance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (20.00%) RMADS
1 1 (20.00%) CESG
1 1 (20.00%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Data Security
1 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (40.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) CISA
3 2 (40.00%) CRISC
4 1 (20.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) BS25999
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago