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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 47 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 22 22 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.37% 3.94% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.22% 4.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 21 15 0
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
521 463 532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 79.79% 82.97% 75.68%
Number of salaries quoted 471 352 502
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 28 May 2015.

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 28 May 2015. 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 -3 14 £49,000 -34.66% 2
Bury St Edmunds -2 4 £22,016 -55.96%
Haverhill - 1 £52,000 -
Information Security
East of England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 13 (43.33%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (40.00%) Windows
3 8 (26.67%) ITIL
3 8 (26.67%) CISSP
3 8 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (26.67%) Degree
4 7 (23.33%) Information Security Management
4 7 (23.33%) Security Management
4 7 (23.33%) ISMS
4 7 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (20.00%) Mobile App
5 6 (20.00%) Java
5 6 (20.00%) .NET
6 5 (16.67%) JBoss
6 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 5 (16.67%) Business Continuity
6 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 5 (16.67%) Data Security
6 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 5 (16.67%) QA
7 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
7 4 (13.33%) Software Deployment
7 4 (13.33%) SCCM
7 4 (13.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (13.33%) Statistics
7 4 (13.33%) Mathematics
7 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
7 4 (13.33%) ISEB
7 4 (13.33%) Windows XP
7 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 5 (16.67%) JBoss
2 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.67%) IIS
4 1 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) Intranet
2 2 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Analyst
2 15 (50.00%) Security Analyst
3 8 (26.67%) Information Analyst
3 8 (26.67%) Information Security Analyst
4 7 (23.33%) IT Security Analyst
5 6 (20.00%) Security Specialist
6 5 (16.67%) Risk Analyst
7 4 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (10.00%) Security Officer
8 3 (10.00%) Information Security Officer
9 2 (6.67%) Senior Tester
9 2 (6.67%) Penetration Tester
9 2 (6.67%) Senior Security Specialist
9 2 (6.67%) Tester
9 2 (6.67%) Security Tester
9 2 (6.67%) Senior Penetration Tester
10 1 (3.33%) Information Security Engineer
10 1 (3.33%) Systems Analyst
10 1 (3.33%) Security Engineer
10 1 (3.33%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) .NET
2 4 (13.33%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 13 (43.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 4 (13.33%) Statistics
4 4 (13.33%) Mathematics
4 4 (13.33%) NHS
5 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
2 4 (13.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) ITIL
2 7 (23.33%) Information Security Management
2 7 (23.33%) Security Management
2 7 (23.33%) ISMS
2 7 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 5 (16.67%) Data Security
3 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 4 (13.33%) Software Deployment
5 3 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (6.67%) Web Development
6 2 (6.67%) Project Management
6 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.67%) Security Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.33%) Analytics
7 1 (3.33%) Service Desk Management
7 1 (3.33%) Service Management
7 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.33%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) Java
2 4 (13.33%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) CISSP
1 8 (26.67%) Degree
2 4 (13.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (13.33%) ISEB
2 4 (13.33%) MCP
2 4 (13.33%) HND
3 2 (6.67%) CISA
3 2 (6.67%) CISM
3 2 (6.67%) CRISC
4 1 (3.33%) APMP
4 1 (3.33%) OSCP
4 1 (3.33%) CCNP
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.33%) CEH
4 1 (3.33%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (16.67%) QA
3 4 (13.33%) ISO 9001
4 1 (3.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) SCCM
1 4 (13.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco
2 1 (3.33%) Citrix
2 1 (3.33%) NetApp
2 1 (3.33%) VMware
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