The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 63 62
Rank change year-on-year +18 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 6 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.59% 0.66% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 0.76% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 7
Median salary £34,825 £42,500 £33,738
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.05% +25.97%  
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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 335 395 443
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 88.62% 87.20% 85.69%
Number of salaries quoted 297 355 350
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £61,215 £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 Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 Newcastle upon Tyne

Information Security
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for Information Security in Newcastle upon Tyne

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 8 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
2 5 (41.67%) Firewall
3 4 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 4 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 4 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (33.33%) Email Filtering
3 4 (33.33%) Web Filtering
4 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) GIAC
5 2 (16.67%) CISA
5 2 (16.67%) CISM
5 2 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (16.67%) CISSP
5 2 (16.67%) Apple
5 2 (16.67%) Data Management
5 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (16.67%) Data Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) Network Security
5 2 (16.67%) SANS
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
6 1 (8.33%) Internal Audit
6 1 (8.33%) Compliance Audit
6 1 (8.33%) IT Audit
6 1 (8.33%) Data Acquisition
6 1 (8.33%) CSIRT
6 1 (8.33%) Scorecard

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 5 (41.67%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Auditor
2 3 (25.00%) Security Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Information Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) IT Auditor
3 2 (16.67%) Security Auditor
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Compliance Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) ETL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Architect
4 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Network Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Security Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Security Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Auditor
4 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Auditor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 4 (33.33%) Email Filtering
1 4 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 4 (33.33%) Web Filtering
2 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (16.67%) Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) Data Management
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
4 1 (8.33%) Change Control
4 1 (8.33%) Computer Forensics
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Data Governance
4 1 (8.33%) Information Governance
4 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
4 1 (8.33%) SDLC
4 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CISA
1 2 (16.67%) CISM
1 2 (16.67%) CISSP
1 2 (16.67%) GIAC
1 2 (16.67%) SANS
2 1 (8.33%) CRISC
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Apple
2 1 (8.33%) Sage
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Keele University
Salary: £40,523 - 48,327 per year + benefits
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Newcastle upon Tyne
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Salary: Competitive
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