The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 54 61 59
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 6 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.56% 0.97% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 1.12% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 0
Median salary £30,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
342 447 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 89.06% 86.63% 81.96%
Number of salaries quoted 292 384 288
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk 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 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 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +25 5 £30,000 -29.41%
Information Security
East of England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
1 6 (40.00%) Change Control
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 4 (26.67%) CISA
3 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (20.00%) COBIT
4 3 (20.00%) CISM
4 3 (20.00%) CISSP
5 2 (13.33%) Information Management
5 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (13.33%) Firewall
5 2 (13.33%) Information Security Management
5 2 (13.33%) Security Management
5 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (13.33%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (13.33%) ISMS
5 2 (13.33%) Network Architecture
5 2 (13.33%) SIEM
5 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
6 1 (6.67%) Internal Audit
6 1 (6.67%) IT Audit
6 1 (6.67%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (6.67%) Security Monitoring
6 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (6.67%) High Availability
6 1 (6.67%) Coaching

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 2 (13.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) DBA
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle DBA
2 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Security Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Junior
3 3 (20.00%) Junior DBA
3 3 (20.00%) Junior Oracle DBA
4 2 (13.33%) Firewall Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Information Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Audit Manager
5 1 (6.67%) COBIT Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Governance Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Information Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Quality Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Change Control
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 2 (13.33%) Information Management
3 2 (13.33%) Information Security Management
3 2 (13.33%) ISMS
3 2 (13.33%) Network Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Security Management
3 2 (13.33%) SIEM
3 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (6.67%) Coaching
4 1 (6.67%) ERP
4 1 (6.67%) Internal Audit
4 1 (6.67%) IT Audit
4 1 (6.67%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) CISA
2 3 (20.00%) CISM
2 3 (20.00%) CISSP
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (20.00%) COBIT
3 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle