Period
to 20 January 2018

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 6 months to 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 73 77
Rank change year-on-year +7 +4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 15 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.75% 1.39% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 1.67% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 12
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £46,750 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -10.53% +18.75%
10th Percentile £37,645 £28,250 £18,500
90th Percentile £64,955 £64,875 £57,275
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -10.53% +18.75%

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 745 718 701
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 87.03% 83.10% 90.10%
Number of salaries quoted 648 589 618
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,450 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £61,250
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Information Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

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 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 12 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (66.67%) CISSP
2 10 (66.67%) CISM
3 9 (60.00%) Management Information System
4 6 (40.00%) Firewall
4 6 (40.00%) Degree
4 6 (40.00%) PCI DSS
4 6 (40.00%) GDPR
5 5 (33.33%) CRISC
5 5 (33.33%) ISMS
5 5 (33.33%) Information Security Management
5 5 (33.33%) Security Management
5 5 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 5 (33.33%) CISA
6 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 4 (26.67%) CISMP
6 4 (26.67%) Data Protection
6 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (26.67%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (26.67%) Patch Management
6 4 (26.67%) Email Filtering
6 4 (26.67%) Web Filtering
6 4 (26.67%) Security Operations
6 4 (26.67%) SIEM
6 4 (26.67%) Security Operations Centre
7 3 (20.00%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (13.33%) Compliance Audit
8 2 (13.33%) Records Management
8 2 (13.33%) Security Testing
8 2 (13.33%) CESG

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) IaaS
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
1 1 (6.67%) PaaS
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) Network Security
2 1 (6.67%) VLAN
2 1 (6.67%) VPN
2 1 (6.67%) Wireless
2 1 (6.67%) Wireless Security
General
1 2 (13.33%) Law
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Security Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Information Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Information Security Manager
3 4 (26.67%) ICT Manager
3 4 (26.67%) ICT Operations Manager
3 4 (26.67%) Operational Security Manager
3 4 (26.67%) Operations Manager
3 4 (26.67%) Security Operations Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Compliance Officer
4 1 (6.67%) Coordinator
4 1 (6.67%) Information Officer
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security Officer
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security Risk Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Security Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Security Compliance Officer
4 1 (6.67%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (26.67%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (13.33%) CESG
3 2 (13.33%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (13.33%) NHS
4 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (6.67%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Information Security Management
1 5 (33.33%) ISMS
1 5 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 5 (33.33%) Security Management
2 4 (26.67%) Data Protection
2 4 (26.67%) Email Filtering
2 4 (26.67%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (26.67%) Patch Management
2 4 (26.67%) Security Operations
2 4 (26.67%) SIEM
2 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 4 (26.67%) Web Filtering
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) Compliance Audit
3 2 (13.33%) Information Management
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Records Management
3 2 (13.33%) Security Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) CISM
1 10 (66.67%) CISSP
2 6 (40.00%) Degree
3 5 (33.33%) CISA
3 5 (33.33%) CRISC
4 4 (26.67%) CISMP
5 2 (13.33%) ISEB
5 2 (13.33%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (6.67%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (6.67%) CITP
6 1 (6.67%) IISP
6 1 (6.67%) ISSAP
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (6.67%) MBCS
6 1 (6.67%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (40.00%) GDPR
2 6 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 3 (20.00%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (13.33%) ISO 9001
6 1 (6.67%) COBIT
6 1 (6.67%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (6.67%) ISO 14001
6 1 (6.67%) ISO 9000
6 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (6.67%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Capita