The first table below looks at the demand for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 58 68 69
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 24 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.03% 0.32% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.03% 0.42% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 1
Average salary £77,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.08% +1.05%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
477 480 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 80.03% 76.43% 74.96%
Number of salaries quoted 358 442 457
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Information Security
East of England

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Information Security
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Suffolk

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Information Security
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Ipswich - 10 £77,500 -
Bury St Edmunds - 9 £40,500 -
Information Security
East of England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 26 (61.90%) Firewall
2 25 (59.52%) Network Security
3 24 (57.14%) Identity Management
4 22 (52.38%) SIEM
5 12 (28.57%) Risk Management
6 11 (26.19%) Degree
7 9 (21.43%) Management Information System
8 8 (19.05%) ISO 14001
8 8 (19.05%) Security Management
8 8 (19.05%) Information Security Management
8 8 (19.05%) ISO 9001
8 8 (19.05%) ISMS
8 8 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 7 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (11.90%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (11.90%) Finance
10 5 (11.90%) VPN
10 5 (11.90%) LAN
10 5 (11.90%) WAN
11 4 (9.52%) Windows
11 4 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (9.52%) WSH
11 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
11 4 (9.52%) Data Management
11 4 (9.52%) Information Management
11 4 (9.52%) Master Data Management
11 4 (9.52%) Data Governance
11 4 (9.52%) Performance Improvement
11 4 (9.52%) Computer Science

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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.

Communications & Networking
1 26 (61.90%) Firewall
2 25 (59.52%) Network Security
3 5 (11.90%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (11.90%) VPN
3 5 (11.90%) LAN
3 5 (11.90%) WAN
4 2 (4.76%) IKE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (54.76%) Architect
1 23 (54.76%) Security Architect
2 8 (19.05%) Information Architect
2 8 (19.05%) Information Security Architect
3 7 (16.67%) Network Security Architect
3 7 (16.67%) Network Architect
4 6 (14.29%) Lead Architect
4 6 (14.29%) Lead Security Architect
5 4 (9.52%) Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Security Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Information Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Information Security Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Security Architect
7 1 (2.38%) IT Security Architect
7 1 (2.38%) IT Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.52%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (57.14%) Identity Management
2 22 (52.38%) SIEM
3 12 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 8 (19.05%) Security Management
4 8 (19.05%) Information Security Management
4 8 (19.05%) ISMS
5 7 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
6 4 (9.52%) Data Management
6 4 (9.52%) Information Management
6 4 (9.52%) Master Data Management
6 4 (9.52%) Data Governance
6 4 (9.52%) Performance Improvement
6 4 (9.52%) Data Architecture
7 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (7.14%) QMS
7 3 (7.14%) Quality Management
8 2 (4.76%) Data Security
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) ISO 14001
1 8 (19.05%) ISO 9001
1 8 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.76%) COBIT