Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 87 83
Rank change year-on-year 0 -4 -18
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 12 16 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.22% 1.29% 2.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 1.46% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 20
Leicestershire median annual salary £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% -16.67% +9.09%
10th Percentile £56,250 £28,125 £42,375
90th Percentile £79,250 £83,000 £68,000
East Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18% -

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 868 1,095 1,202
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 88.57% 88.59% 88.12%
Number of salaries quoted 793 862 1,009
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,025 £25,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £56,125 £58,750
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Leicestershire

Information Security
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Information Security in Leicestershire

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Leicestershire

Information Security
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 19 June 2018. 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
Leicester -9 7 £65,000 +52.94% 1
Loughborough - 1 £57,500 -
Information Security
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, IT jobs citing Information Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leicestershire region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 9 (75.00%) ITIL
2 8 (66.67%) VPN
2 8 (66.67%) Coaching
3 6 (50.00%) CISM
3 6 (50.00%) Firewall
3 6 (50.00%) CISSP
3 6 (50.00%) SSCP
3 6 (50.00%) SSL
3 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (50.00%) Data Management
3 6 (50.00%) Cryptography
3 6 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 6 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 6 (50.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 6 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
3 6 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (50.00%) Line Management
3 6 (50.00%) Email Filtering
3 6 (50.00%) Web Filtering
3 6 (50.00%) ITIL V3
3 6 (50.00%) SIEM
3 6 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 6 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (50.00%) GDPR
3 6 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
3 6 (50.00%) Decision-Making
4 4 (33.33%) Office 365

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (16.67%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Office 365
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (16.67%) IaaS
2 2 (16.67%) PaaS
2 2 (16.67%) SaaS
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) VPN
2 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (50.00%) SSL
3 2 (16.67%) MPLS
3 2 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (8.33%) DNS
4 1 (8.33%) Intranet
4 1 (8.33%) NAS
4 1 (8.33%) SAN
4 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) IT Manager
2 6 (50.00%) IT Security Manager
2 6 (50.00%) Security Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Digital Architect
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL Manager
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL Service Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Service Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
1 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Public Cloud
2 2 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) ITIL
2 8 (66.67%) Coaching
3 6 (50.00%) Cryptography
3 6 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (50.00%) Data Management
3 6 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 6 (50.00%) Decision-Making
3 6 (50.00%) Email Filtering
3 6 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
3 6 (50.00%) ITIL V3
3 6 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (50.00%) Line Management
3 6 (50.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 6 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (50.00%) SIEM
3 6 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 6 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 6 (50.00%) Web Filtering
4 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) CISM
1 6 (50.00%) CISSP
1 6 (50.00%) SSCP
2 1 (8.33%) MCP
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) GDPR
1 6 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (16.67%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (16.67%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) VMware