The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 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)
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank - 53 56
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 0 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich - 1.67% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.84% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Median salary - £55,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +69.23%  
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 Ipswich with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 119 380 337
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 87.50% 90.48% 87.76%
Number of salaries quoted 105 338 268
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich 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 Ipswich

Information Security
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for Information Security in Ipswich

Information Security
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) Change Control
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (60.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) COBIT
2 1 (20.00%) ISMS
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) CISA
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) CISSP

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) DBA
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) CISSP Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) COBIT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Change Control
1 3 (60.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) ISMS
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISA
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) COBIT
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle