Period
to 19 November 2017

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

Information Security (InfoSec)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 82 53
Rank change year-on-year +24 -29 +5
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 16 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 2.10% 1.50% 2.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 1.69% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 7
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.27% -4.35% +15.00%
10th Percentile £26,950 £35,000 £45,750
90th Percentile £47,000 £65,000 £70,000
Merseyside median annual salary £32,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -45.83% +4.35% +15.00%

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 Liverpool with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 697 948 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 91.35% 88.85% 87.35%
Number of salaries quoted 519 610 474
Liverpool median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £24,575
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £65,875
Merseyside median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% - -

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Liverpool

Information Security
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for Information Security in Liverpool

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in Liverpool over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 6 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (31.25%) Data Protection
2 5 (31.25%) SIEM
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) CISSP
2 5 (31.25%) GDPR
3 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (25.00%) B2B
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) CRM
3 4 (25.00%) Data Mining
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) VB
3 4 (25.00%) MySQL
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 4 (25.00%) Security Management
3 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (18.75%) CISM
5 2 (12.50%) ITIL
5 2 (12.50%) CISA
5 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Data Mining
1 4 (25.00%) MySQL
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Security Manager
3 4 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Information Manager
3 4 (25.00%) Information Security Manager
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Data Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Information Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) IT Manager
4 2 (12.50%) IT Security Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Security Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Information Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Information Security Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Delivery Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Development Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security Officer
5 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) BBC
2 1 (6.25%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Data Protection
1 5 (31.25%) SIEM
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) B2B
2 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (25.00%) CRM
2 4 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (25.00%) Information Security Management
2 4 (25.00%) Project Management
2 4 (25.00%) Security Management
3 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (6.25%) BCP
4 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
1 4 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) CISSP
2 3 (18.75%) CISM
3 2 (12.50%) CISA
3 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (31.25%) GDPR
3 2 (12.50%) COBIT
3 2 (12.50%) ISO 22301
3 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
3 2 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (6.25%) ISO 14001
4 1 (6.25%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com