Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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)
South East > Middlesex
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 36 42
Rank change year-on-year +13 +6 +13
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 6 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 3.49% 1.63% 2.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.90% 1.91% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 24
Middlesex median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.39% -17.86% +16.67%
10th Percentile £43,750 £43,250 £51,250
90th Percentile £73,500 £73,750 £70,875
South East median annual salary £53,750 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -2.27% +4.76% +5.00%

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 Middlesex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Middlesex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 154 209 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 89.53% 84.96% 84.56%
Number of salaries quoted 108 179 355
Middlesex median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% -9.09% +15.79%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,100 £35,000
90th Percentile £81,125 £68,750 £72,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Middlesex

Information Security
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Salary trend for Information Security in Middlesex

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

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

Salary histogram for Information Security in Middlesex

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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 4 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (50.00%) Presales
2 3 (50.00%) CyberArk
2 3 (50.00%) LogRhythm
2 3 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 3 (50.00%) Cylance
2 3 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 3 (50.00%) RSA SecurID
2 3 (50.00%) F5
2 3 (50.00%) SIEM
3 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) SailPoint
3 2 (33.33%) CA
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (16.67%) Internal Audit
4 1 (16.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 1 (16.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (16.67%) Privileged Access Management
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) People Management
4 1 (16.67%) Cybercrime
4 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
4 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) CISMP
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) CISM

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) TACACS
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Security Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Information Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Information Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Officer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Security Officer
2 1 (16.67%) SIEM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) SailPoint
2 1 (16.67%) OAuth
2 1 (16.67%) OpenID
2 1 (16.67%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) RSA SecurID
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Cybercrime
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 3 (50.00%) Presales
2 3 (50.00%) SIEM
3 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Budget Control
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Information Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Internal Audit
4 1 (16.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) People Management
4 1 (16.67%) Privileged Access Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CISM
1 1 (16.67%) CISMP
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) CyberArk
1 3 (50.00%) Cylance
1 3 (50.00%) F5
1 3 (50.00%) Fortinet
1 3 (50.00%) LogRhythm
2 2 (33.33%) CA
3 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow