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

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 42 38 25
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -13
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 4 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.66% 1.18% 5.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 1.33% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 15
Median salary £30,000 £19,000 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+57.89% -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +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
233 150 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 96.68% 88.24% 83.85%
Number of salaries quoted 217 129 166
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 September 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 September 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 9 (42.86%) CISM
1 9 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (42.86%) PCI DSS
2 8 (38.10%) Security Testing
2 8 (38.10%) CISA
2 8 (38.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (38.10%) COBIT
3 5 (23.81%) Data Management
3 5 (23.81%) CISSP
3 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
3 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
3 5 (23.81%) Degree
3 5 (23.81%) ISMS
3 5 (23.81%) CRISC
3 5 (23.81%) Vulnerability Management
3 5 (23.81%) Security Operations
3 5 (23.81%) Internal Audit
3 5 (23.81%) Remediation Plan
4 4 (19.05%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (19.05%) Data Protection
4 4 (19.05%) Project Management
5 3 (14.29%) Wireshark
5 3 (14.29%) Line Management
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.52%) Data Security
6 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.76%) Information Security Management
7 1 (4.76%) Security Management
7 1 (4.76%) .NET
7 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET

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 3 (14.29%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Analyst
1 5 (23.81%) Information Manager
1 5 (23.81%) Information Security Manager
1 5 (23.81%) Operations Analyst
1 5 (23.81%) Security Analyst
1 5 (23.81%) Security Manager
1 5 (23.81%) Security Operations Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Auditor
2 4 (19.05%) Information Security Auditor
2 4 (19.05%) Security Auditor
3 3 (14.29%) Information Security Specialist
3 3 (14.29%) Information Specialist
3 3 (14.29%) Security Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) IT Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior IT Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Application Security Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Web Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Web Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Security Testing
2 5 (23.81%) Data Management
2 5 (23.81%) Internal Audit
2 5 (23.81%) ISMS
2 5 (23.81%) Remediation Plan
2 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
2 5 (23.81%) Security Operations
2 5 (23.81%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (19.05%) Data Protection
3 4 (19.05%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (19.05%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) Line Management
5 2 (9.52%) Data Security
5 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.76%) Information Security Management
6 1 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (4.76%) Security Management
6 1 (4.76%) Statistical Analysis
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) CISM
2 8 (38.10%) CISA
3 5 (23.81%) CISSP
3 5 (23.81%) CRISC
3 5 (23.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (42.86%) PCI DSS
2 8 (38.10%) COBIT
2 8 (38.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (4.76%) ISO22301
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago