The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cumbria 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
North West / Cumbria
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 16 21
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cumbria - 3.70% 4.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 5.41% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Median salary - £52,500 £30,157
Median salary % change year-on-year - +74.09%  
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 Cumbria with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cumbria
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 8 37 60
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cumbria 88.89% 68.52% 82.19%
Number of salaries quoted 8 34 49
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £30,157
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £100,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Cumbria

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cumbria 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 Cumbria

Information Security
Salary Trend in Cumbria

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

Salary trend for Information Security in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 30 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 Cumbria region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Military
1 2 (100.00%) CESG
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) JSP 440
1 2 (100.00%) RMADS
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 2 (100.00%) CESG Certified Professional

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cumbria 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Information Assurance Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) CESG
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) JSP 440
1 2 (100.00%) RMADS