The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
England / East Midlands
Rank 103 95 123
Rank change year-on-year -8 +28  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 58 74 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.98% 2.33% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 2.64% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 49 48 52
Median salary £45,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £38,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £62,500
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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2556 2798 2817
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 87.21% 88.07% 85.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2004 2198 2260
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Information Security
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Information Security in the East Midlands

Information Security
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security in the East Midlands

Information Security
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 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
Northamptonshire +30 21 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Leicestershire -19 12 £64,000 -1.53% 1
Nottinghamshire -13 10 £40,000 -40.74% 2
Lincolnshire +3 7 £45,000 -25.00%
Derbyshire +11 6 £42,500 -37.03% 2
Information Security
England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 41 (41.00%) CISSP
2 35 (35.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (27.00%) PCI DSS
4 24 (24.00%) Cybersecurity
5 23 (23.00%) Risk Management
6 22 (22.00%) SIEM
7 21 (21.00%) Vulnerability Management
8 16 (16.00%) Data Protection
8 16 (16.00%) CISM
8 16 (16.00%) Security Management
9 15 (15.00%) Firewall
10 14 (14.00%) Security+ Certification
10 14 (14.00%) Business Continuity
10 14 (14.00%) CompTIA Security+
11 13 (13.00%) Degree
11 13 (13.00%) Information Security Management
11 13 (13.00%) Change Management
11 13 (13.00%) CISA
11 13 (13.00%) B2B
12 12 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (12.00%) Risk Analysis
13 11 (11.00%) Finance
13 11 (11.00%) ITIL
14 10 (10.00%) People Management
14 10 (10.00%) Cisco
14 10 (10.00%) QA
15 9 (9.00%) Legal
15 9 (9.00%) Microsoft
15 9 (9.00%) Active Directory
15 9 (9.00%) Analytical Skills

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 6 (6.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.00%) Office 365
2 2 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.00%) SaaS
3 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.00%) Firewall
2 8 (8.00%) LAN
2 8 (8.00%) VLAN
2 8 (8.00%) WAN
3 7 (7.00%) SAN
4 6 (6.00%) Network Security
5 1 (1.00%) HTTP
5 1 (1.00%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.00%) MySQL
3 1 (1.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Burp Suite
General
1 11 (11.00%) Finance
2 9 (9.00%) Legal
3 5 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.00%) Retail
5 3 (3.00%) Banking
6 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.00%) Advertising
7 1 (1.00%) Law
7 1 (1.00%) Marketing
7 1 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 34 (34.00%) Analyst
2 31 (31.00%) Security Analyst
3 25 (25.00%) Information Analyst
3 25 (25.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 14 (14.00%) Security Specialist
5 11 (11.00%) Information Security Specialist
5 11 (11.00%) Information Specialist
6 10 (10.00%) IT Manager
7 9 (9.00%) Security Manager
8 7 (7.00%) Head of IT
9 6 (6.00%) Head of Security
9 6 (6.00%) IT Security Manager
10 5 (5.00%) IT Analyst
10 5 (5.00%) IT Security Analyst
10 5 (5.00%) Security Officer
11 4 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (4.00%) Senior IT Security Analyst
11 4 (4.00%) Senior Security Analyst
12 3 (3.00%) Head of Information Security
12 3 (3.00%) Head of IT Security
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.00%) HTML
1 2 (2.00%) LAMP
1 2 (2.00%) Laravel
1 2 (2.00%) Symfony
1 2 (2.00%) Zend Framework
2 1 (1.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.00%) Cyberthreat
3 6 (6.00%) CESG
3 6 (6.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.00%) Life Science
5 4 (4.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.00%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.00%) Windows
1 1 (1.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (24.00%) Cybersecurity
2 23 (23.00%) Risk Management
3 22 (22.00%) SIEM
4 21 (21.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 16 (16.00%) Data Protection
5 16 (16.00%) Security Management
6 14 (14.00%) Business Continuity
7 13 (13.00%) B2B
7 13 (13.00%) Change Management
7 13 (13.00%) Information Security Management
8 12 (12.00%) Risk Analysis
8 12 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (11.00%) ITIL
10 10 (10.00%) People Management
11 9 (9.00%) ISMS
11 9 (9.00%) Security Architecture
12 8 (8.00%) BCP
12 8 (8.00%) Business Continuity Planning
12 8 (8.00%) Project Management
13 7 (7.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (2.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 41 (41.00%) CISSP
2 16 (16.00%) CISM
3 14 (14.00%) CompTIA Security+
3 14 (14.00%) Security+ Certification
4 13 (13.00%) CISA
4 13 (13.00%) Degree
5 8 (8.00%) CCNA
5 8 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (7.00%) CCNP
7 5 (5.00%) CEH
8 1 (1.00%) CISMP
8 1 (1.00%) CSSLP
8 1 (1.00%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.00%) GPEN
8 1 (1.00%) MCITP
8 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.00%) SANS
8 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (35.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (27.00%) PCI DSS
3 10 (10.00%) QA
4 7 (7.00%) PMO
5 4 (4.00%) GDPR
6 1 (1.00%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (1.00%) ISO27002
6 1 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (9.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (8.00%) SCCM
2 7 (7.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (1.00%) HP Fortify
3 1 (1.00%) SCOM
3 1 (1.00%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 10 (10.00%) Cisco
2 9 (9.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.00%) NetApp
4 2 (2.00%) Zend
5 1 (1.00%) HP
5 1 (1.00%) Sonatype
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