Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham 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 6 months to 14 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
North East > Durham
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 34 62
Rank change year-on-year -7 +28 -
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 18 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 5.23% 4.87% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.70% 5.35% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 1
Durham median annual salary £67,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £63,750 £19,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £45,000 £43,750
North East median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% +18.75%

Information Security is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Durham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 316 243 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 91.86% 91.01% 89.59%
Number of salaries quoted 268 214 302
Durham median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £27,525
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £58,750
North East median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% +6.67%

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

Job postings citing Information Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Durham.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Durham

Information Security
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Salary trend for Information Security in Durham

Information Security
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Durham region over the 6 months to 14 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Billingham - 1 - -
Information Security
North East

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Durham region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 18 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 18 (100.00%) Data Management
2 17 (94.44%) Service Delivery
2 17 (94.44%) Marketing
2 17 (94.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (94.44%) Digital Marketing
2 17 (94.44%) PCI DSS
2 17 (94.44%) Data Architecture
2 17 (94.44%) Data Quality
2 17 (94.44%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 17 (94.44%) CCSA
2 17 (94.44%) Risk Assessment
2 17 (94.44%) Programme Management
2 17 (94.44%) Risk Management
2 17 (94.44%) Electronics
2 17 (94.44%) Telecoms
2 17 (94.44%) Finance
2 17 (94.44%) Legal
2 17 (94.44%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (94.44%) CISSP
2 17 (94.44%) Project Management
2 17 (94.44%) SAP
2 17 (94.44%) CISM
3 9 (50.00%) Information Governance
4 1 (5.56%) Quality Management
4 1 (5.56%) SMS
4 1 (5.56%) QA
4 1 (5.56%) Degree
4 1 (5.56%) Management Information System

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham 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 1 (5.56%) SMS
General
1 18 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 17 (94.44%) Electronics
2 17 (94.44%) Finance
2 17 (94.44%) Legal
2 17 (94.44%) Marketing
2 17 (94.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) CISSP Specialist
1 17 (94.44%) Data Management Specialist
2 14 (77.78%) Information Specialist
3 12 (66.67%) Data Governance Specialist
4 9 (50.00%) Information Governance Specialist
5 5 (27.78%) Information Security Specialist
5 5 (27.78%) Security Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
6 1 (5.56%) IT Security Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Data Management
2 17 (94.44%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (94.44%) Data Architecture
2 17 (94.44%) Digital Marketing
2 17 (94.44%) Programme Management
2 17 (94.44%) Project Management
2 17 (94.44%) Risk Assessment
2 17 (94.44%) Risk Management
2 17 (94.44%) Service Delivery
3 9 (50.00%) Information Governance
4 1 (5.56%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 17 (94.44%) CCSA
1 17 (94.44%) CISM
1 17 (94.44%) CISSP
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (94.44%) Data Quality
1 17 (94.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 17 (94.44%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 17 (94.44%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) SAP