The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Information Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 103 105 99
Rank change year-on-year +2 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 20 33 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.16% 1.53% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 1.73% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 17 31 21
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  

Information Security is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1521 1913 1741
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 88.38% 88.56% 84.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1172 1482 1431
Median salary £46,614 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.75% -1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing Information Security as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Cambridgeshire

Information Security
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Information Security in Cambridgeshire

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Cambridgeshire

Information Security
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Cambridge -3 18 £52,500 +22.09% 2
Peterborough -2 1 - - 2
Information Security
East of England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 24 (51.06%) Degree
2 20 (42.55%) Management Information System
3 14 (29.79%) CISSP
3 14 (29.79%) Software Engineering
4 12 (25.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (23.40%) Project Management
5 11 (23.40%) ITIL
6 10 (21.28%) Information Security Management
6 10 (21.28%) Security Management
6 10 (21.28%) CISM
6 10 (21.28%) Service Delivery
6 10 (21.28%) Cybersecurity
7 9 (19.15%) Firewall
7 9 (19.15%) Windows
7 9 (19.15%) COBIT
8 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
8 8 (17.02%) Regulatory Compliance
9 7 (14.89%) Risk Management
9 7 (14.89%) Linux
9 7 (14.89%) GIAC
9 7 (14.89%) Information Assurance
9 7 (14.89%) Customer Engagement
10 5 (10.64%) HTML5
10 5 (10.64%) Change Control
10 5 (10.64%) CEH
10 5 (10.64%) Unix
10 5 (10.64%) CSS
10 5 (10.64%) XML
10 5 (10.64%) HTML
10 5 (10.64%) Java

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.38%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.26%) Apache
2 2 (4.26%) IIS
2 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.15%) Firewall
2 2 (4.26%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (4.26%) DNS
2 2 (4.26%) Network Security
2 2 (4.26%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.13%) HTTP
3 1 (2.13%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) Big Data
1 2 (4.26%) Data Mining
1 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (10.64%) Legal
2 2 (4.26%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) Security Manager
2 9 (19.15%) IT Manager
3 8 (17.02%) Project Manager
4 7 (14.89%) CISSP Manager
4 7 (14.89%) Governance Manager
4 7 (14.89%) IT Project Manager
4 7 (14.89%) IT Services Manager
4 7 (14.89%) Professional Services Manager
4 7 (14.89%) Professional Services Project Manager
5 5 (10.64%) Software Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Administrator
6 4 (8.51%) Security Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Graduate
7 3 (6.38%) Java Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Operations Manager
7 3 (6.38%) Service Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Service Transition Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) CSS
1 5 (10.64%) HTML
1 5 (10.64%) HTML5
1 5 (10.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (42.55%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.38%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (4.26%) Cyber Defence
4 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.26%) NHS
5 1 (2.13%) CESG
5 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.13%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Windows
2 7 (14.89%) Linux
3 5 (10.64%) Unix
3 5 (10.64%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.13%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) Software Engineering
2 11 (23.40%) ITIL
2 11 (23.40%) Project Management
3 10 (21.28%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (21.28%) Information Security Management
3 10 (21.28%) Security Management
3 10 (21.28%) Service Delivery
4 8 (17.02%) Regulatory Compliance
5 7 (14.89%) Customer Engagement
5 7 (14.89%) Information Assurance
5 7 (14.89%) Risk Management
6 5 (10.64%) Change Control
6 5 (10.64%) Validation
7 4 (8.51%) Computer Forensics
7 4 (8.51%) Data Protection
7 4 (8.51%) ERP
7 4 (8.51%) Security Operations
7 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.38%) ITSM
8 3 (6.38%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.64%) Java
1 5 (10.64%) JavaScript
1 5 (10.64%) SQL
2 2 (4.26%) Python
3 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (51.06%) Degree
2 14 (29.79%) CISSP
3 10 (21.28%) CISM
4 7 (14.89%) GIAC
5 5 (10.64%) CEH
6 2 (4.26%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (4.26%) CISA
6 2 (4.26%) CISMP
6 2 (4.26%) MCP
6 2 (4.26%) PCI QSA
6 2 (4.26%) PhD
7 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (19.15%) COBIT
3 4 (8.51%) PCI DSS
4 2 (4.26%) ISO27002
4 2 (4.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (4.26%) SLA
5 1 (2.13%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.26%) Hyper-V
1 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) AirWatch
1 1 (2.13%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.26%) BT
2 2 (4.26%) Cisco
2 2 (4.26%) Sophos
2 2 (4.26%) VMware
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