The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 54 53
Rank change year-on-year +10 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 3 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 1.04% 0.82% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 0.98% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 9
Median salary £30,250 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -45.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 Leicester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 246 305 356
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 85.12% 83.79% 82.98%
Number of salaries quoted 230 266 302
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester 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 Leicester

Information Security
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Information Security in Leicester

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 7 (53.85%) Risk Management
1 7 (53.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (46.15%) PCI DSS
3 5 (38.46%) Degree
3 5 (38.46%) CISA
4 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) CESG
5 3 (23.08%) CISM
5 3 (23.08%) CISSP
5 3 (23.08%) Project Management
5 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
5 3 (23.08%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (23.08%) Line Management
5 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
6 2 (15.38%) IT Strategy
6 2 (15.38%) People Management
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (15.38%) SaaS
6 2 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (15.38%) IT Governance
6 2 (15.38%) Marketing
6 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (15.38%) Life Science
6 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (15.38%) SAP
6 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
6 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
General
1 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) Electronics
3 2 (15.38%) Marketing
3 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Head of IT
1 3 (23.08%) Implementation Manager
1 3 (23.08%) Implementation Project Manager
1 3 (23.08%) Information Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Information Security Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Information Security Manager
1 3 (23.08%) Information Security Project Manager
1 3 (23.08%) Project Implementation Manager
1 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
1 3 (23.08%) Security Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Security Manager
1 3 (23.08%) Security Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Compliance Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Compliance Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Head of Compliance
3 1 (7.69%) Head of Information
3 1 (7.69%) Head of Projects
3 1 (7.69%) Head of Security
3 1 (7.69%) Security Auditor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) LAMP
1 1 (7.69%) Laravel
1 1 (7.69%) Symfony
1 1 (7.69%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) CESG
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Risk Management
2 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
2 3 (23.08%) Line Management
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
2 3 (23.08%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
3 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (15.38%) IT Governance
3 2 (15.38%) IT Strategy
3 2 (15.38%) People Management
3 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.69%) IT Audit
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) OO PHP
4 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) CISA
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) CISM
2 3 (23.08%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (46.15%) PCI DSS
3 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Zend
Leicester, Leicestershire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £30k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £30k plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago