The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 34 34 38
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 14 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 6.01% 1.71% 4.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.57% 2.13% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 14
Median salary £52,500 £27,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+90.90% +19.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £53,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
Information Security
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
213 141 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 91.42% 80.57% 76.38%
Number of salaries quoted 193 125 184
Median salary £42,500 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £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 Stoke-on-Trent

The demand trend of job ads across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 Stoke-on-Trent

Information Security
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Information Security Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 20 (62.50%) CISM
1 20 (62.50%) PCI DSS
2 16 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (43.75%) COBIT
3 14 (43.75%) CISA
3 14 (43.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 13 (40.63%) CISSP
4 13 (40.63%) CRISC
5 10 (31.25%) Network Monitoring
6 9 (28.13%) Security Testing
6 9 (28.13%) Risk Management
7 8 (25.00%) Data Protection
8 7 (21.88%) Internal Audit
9 6 (18.75%) Line Management
9 6 (18.75%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (18.75%) Project Management
10 5 (15.63%) Time Management
10 5 (15.63%) Wireshark
11 4 (12.50%) ISMS
11 4 (12.50%) .NET
11 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
11 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
12 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
13 2 (6.25%) Security Operations
13 2 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
13 2 (6.25%) Black-Box Testing
13 2 (6.25%) Data Management
13 2 (6.25%) Ethical Hacking
13 2 (6.25%) Degree
13 2 (6.25%) System Testing

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 5 (15.63%) Wireshark
2 2 (6.25%) Firewall
2 2 (6.25%) HTTPS
2 2 (6.25%) Internet
3 1 (3.13%) Network Security
General
1 1 (3.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Information Manager
1 11 (34.38%) Information Security Manager
1 11 (34.38%) Security Manager
2 9 (28.13%) Analyst
2 9 (28.13%) Security Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) Auditor
4 6 (18.75%) Information Security Auditor
4 6 (18.75%) Security Auditor
5 4 (12.50%) Technical Manager
6 3 (9.38%) CISSP Manager
6 3 (9.38%) Information Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Information Security Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Information Security Specialist
6 3 (9.38%) Information Specialist
6 3 (9.38%) Network Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Network Security Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Security Specialist
7 2 (6.25%) Junior Information Security Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Junior Security Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) .NET
1 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.13%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Network Monitoring
2 9 (28.13%) Risk Management
2 9 (28.13%) Security Testing
3 8 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 7 (21.88%) Internal Audit
5 6 (18.75%) Line Management
5 6 (18.75%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (18.75%) Project Management
6 5 (15.63%) Time Management
7 4 (12.50%) ISMS
8 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
9 2 (6.25%) Black-Box Testing
9 2 (6.25%) Data Management
9 2 (6.25%) Ethical Hacking
9 2 (6.25%) Security Operations
9 2 (6.25%) System Testing
9 2 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
10 1 (3.13%) Information Governance
10 1 (3.13%) IT Audit
10 1 (3.13%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) C#
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
1 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
2 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (62.50%) CISM
2 14 (43.75%) CISA
3 13 (40.63%) CISSP
3 13 (40.63%) CRISC
4 2 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (62.50%) PCI DSS
2 16 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (43.75%) COBIT
3 14 (43.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (3.13%) ISO22301
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