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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 57 50 58
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 6 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.30% 3.65% 2.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 4.23% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 18 8
Median salary - £52,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +47.88%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%

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
423 544 642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 91.76% 86.21% 92.24%
Number of salaries quoted 337 445 544
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,950 £65,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 7 (63.64%) Information Security Management
1 7 (63.64%) Security Management
1 7 (63.64%) Management Information System
1 7 (63.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (63.64%) ISMS
2 5 (45.45%) CISSP
3 4 (36.36%) HTML
3 4 (36.36%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) .NET
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) HTTP
3 4 (36.36%) CISM
3 4 (36.36%) Process Management
3 4 (36.36%) Nessus
3 4 (36.36%) Ethical Hacking
3 4 (36.36%) CEH
3 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) Security Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Metasploit
3 4 (36.36%) OSCP
3 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
3 4 (36.36%) Burp Suite
3 4 (36.36%) Kali Linux
4 3 (27.27%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Information Management
4 3 (27.27%) Legal
4 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity

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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) HTTP
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Burp Suite
1 4 (36.36%) Metasploit
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Tester
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Applications Tester
2 3 (27.27%) Information Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Information Security Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Security Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Security Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Information Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Security Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Management Information System
2 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Kali Linux
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Information Security Management
1 7 (63.64%) ISMS
1 7 (63.64%) Security Management
2 4 (36.36%) Ethical Hacking
2 4 (36.36%) Process Management
2 4 (36.36%) Security Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity
3 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (27.27%) Information Management
3 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (27.27%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (9.09%) Business Development
4 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 1 (9.09%) Information Assurance
4 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) SDLC
4 1 (9.09%) Secure Coding
4 1 (9.09%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Java
1 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) CISSP
2 4 (36.36%) CEH
2 4 (36.36%) CISM
2 4 (36.36%) OSCP
3 1 (9.09%) CISA
3 1 (9.09%) CREST Certified
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Nessus
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