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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 71 62
Rank change year-on-year +10 -9  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 3 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.59% 0.44% 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.51% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 13
Median salary £30,250 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -45.00% +22.22%  
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 Leicestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 444 591 599
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 86.89% 86.03% 82.05%
Number of salaries quoted 363 504 513
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £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 Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 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
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 3 months to 25 June 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
Leicester +8 3 £30,250 -45.00% 2
Information Security
East Midlands

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

1 8 (53.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (53.33%) PCI DSS
2 7 (46.67%) Risk Management
3 6 (40.00%) CISA
4 5 (33.33%) Degree
5 4 (26.67%) CISM
5 4 (26.67%) CISSP
5 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
6 3 (20.00%) Finance
6 3 (20.00%) Project Management
6 3 (20.00%) CESG
6 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (20.00%) Line Management
6 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
7 2 (13.33%) IT Strategy
7 2 (13.33%) People Management
7 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (13.33%) Information Security Governance
7 2 (13.33%) SaaS
7 2 (13.33%) IT Governance
7 2 (13.33%) Marketing
7 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (13.33%) Life Science
7 2 (13.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (13.33%) SAP
7 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (13.33%) Security Management

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
General
1 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Electronics
3 2 (13.33%) Marketing
3 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Information Security Manager
1 4 (26.67%) Security Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Head of IT
2 3 (20.00%) Implementation Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Implementation Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Information Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Information Security Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Project Implementation Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Security Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Compliance Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Compliance Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Head of Compliance
3 2 (13.33%) Head of Information
3 2 (13.33%) Head of Information Security
3 2 (13.33%) Head of Security
4 1 (6.67%) Auditor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) LAMP
1 1 (6.67%) Laravel
1 1 (6.67%) Symfony
1 1 (6.67%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) CESG
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Risk Management
2 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (20.00%) Line Management
2 3 (20.00%) Project Management
2 3 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (13.33%) Information Security Governance
3 2 (13.33%) IT Governance
3 2 (13.33%) IT Strategy
3 2 (13.33%) People Management
3 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
3 2 (13.33%) Security Management
4 1 (6.67%) ISMS
4 1 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) CISA
2 5 (33.33%) Degree
3 4 (26.67%) CISM
3 4 (26.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (53.33%) PCI DSS
2 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) Zend
Leicester, Leicestershire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £30k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £30k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago