The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire 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 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
East Midlands / Lincolnshire
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 25 29
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 7 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 6.67% 4.38% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.45% 5.41% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 1
Median salary £45,000 £36,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.44% -22.63%  
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 Lincolnshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Lincolnshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 94 111 98
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire 89.52% 81.02% 66.22%
Number of salaries quoted 78 87 69
Median salary £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Lincolnshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 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 Lincolnshire

Information Security
Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Salary trend for Information Security in Lincolnshire

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Lincolnshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in Lincolnshire over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Lincolnshire

Information Security
Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
Lincoln +2 2 £54,875 +56.78%
Grantham -7 1 £45,000 +50.00%
Information Security
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Lincolnshire region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 6 (85.71%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS
3 3 (42.86%) CompTIA Security+
3 3 (42.86%) CISSP
3 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (42.86%) Security+ Certification
3 3 (42.86%) GDPR
4 2 (28.57%) IT Audit
4 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
5 1 (14.29%) GPEN
5 1 (14.29%) Security Auditing
5 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (14.29%) CEH
5 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (14.29%) CISMP
5 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Law
5 1 (14.29%) Legal
5 1 (14.29%) Advertising
5 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
5 1 (14.29%) Security Management
5 1 (14.29%) CISM

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lincolnshire 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:

General
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Law
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Information Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Information Security Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Information Security Specialist
1 3 (42.86%) Information Specialist
1 3 (42.86%) Security Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Security Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Compliance Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Head of IT
2 1 (14.29%) Security Compliance Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
3 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
3 2 (28.57%) IT Audit
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) BCP
4 1 (14.29%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
4 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Security Auditing
4 1 (14.29%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CISSP
1 3 (42.86%) CompTIA Security+
1 3 (42.86%) Security+ Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CEH
2 1 (14.29%) CISM
2 1 (14.29%) CISMP
2 1 (14.29%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (42.86%) GDPR
2 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS