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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 53 56 65
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 5 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.20% 1.46% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 1.88% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 7
Average salary £56,250 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -
Information Security
East of England

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
309 425 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 74.10% 77.41% 74.44%
Number of salaries quoted 274 394 459
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich - 5 £56,250 - 2
Information Security
East of England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 15 (57.69%) Risk Management
1 15 (57.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (53.85%) ISO 9001
3 13 (50.00%) Security Management
4 12 (46.15%) Information Security Management
5 8 (30.77%) Quality Management
5 8 (30.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 7 (26.92%) Windows
6 7 (26.92%) Management Information System
7 6 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (19.23%) Network Security
8 5 (19.23%) ISO 14001
9 4 (15.38%) VPN
9 4 (15.38%) Firewall
9 4 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (15.38%) ISMS
9 4 (15.38%) Degree
10 3 (11.54%) Identity Management
10 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
11 2 (7.69%) UNIX
11 2 (7.69%) DNS
11 2 (7.69%) Linux
11 2 (7.69%) LAN
11 2 (7.69%) WAN
11 2 (7.69%) SQL
11 2 (7.69%) Web Services
11 2 (7.69%) XML
11 2 (7.69%) ITIL
11 2 (7.69%) Cisco
11 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Network Security
2 4 (15.38%) VPN
2 4 (15.38%) Firewall
3 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.69%) SAN
4 2 (7.69%) DNS
4 2 (7.69%) LAN
4 2 (7.69%) WAN
5 1 (3.85%) IKE
5 1 (3.85%) SSL
5 1 (3.85%) Wireless
5 1 (3.85%) IPsec
5 1 (3.85%) SSH
5 1 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Compliance Manager
2 4 (15.38%) Architect
2 4 (15.38%) Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Security Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Information Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Security Architect
3 2 (7.69%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Security Manager
4 1 (3.85%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Lead Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Security Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Testing Specialist
4 1 (3.85%) Lead Security Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Security Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Information Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Security Specialist
4 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Web Services
1 2 (7.69%) XML
1 2 (7.69%) JSON
2 1 (3.85%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) PKI
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Risk Management
2 13 (50.00%) Security Management
3 12 (46.15%) Information Security Management
4 8 (30.77%) Quality Management
4 8 (30.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 6 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (15.38%) ISMS
6 4 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (11.54%) Identity Management
8 2 (7.69%) Data Security
8 2 (7.69%) ITIL
8 2 (7.69%) SIEM
9 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Management
9 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
9 1 (3.85%) Project Management
9 1 (3.85%) Service Management
9 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
9 1 (3.85%) Security Architecture
9 1 (3.85%) TOGAF
9 1 (3.85%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.85%) CCSA
3 1 (3.85%) CCSE
3 1 (3.85%) CCNP
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (3.85%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (57.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (53.85%) ISO 9001
3 5 (19.23%) ISO 14001
4 2 (7.69%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
1 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Cisco
1 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
2 1 (3.85%) Sourcefire
2 1 (3.85%) F5
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Highly Competitive + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago