Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 112 57
Rank change year-on-year +2 -55 +77
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 33 44 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 1.60% 1.88% 4.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.78% 2.13% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 26 31 82
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £51,250 £60,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.58% -14.29% +40.00%
10th Percentile £34,500 £50,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £85,000 £94,875
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -13.64% +4.76% +10.53%

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Nottinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1852 2068 2345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 89.90% 88.41% 89.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1616 1699 1747
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,530 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £63,750
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Nottinghamshire

Information Security
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Information Security in Nottinghamshire

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Nottinghamshire

Information Security
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -9 28 £55,000 -4.35% 2
Mansfield - 1 - -
Information Security
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 18 (54.55%) CISSP
2 15 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (39.39%) Risk Management
3 13 (39.39%) Finance
4 11 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 11 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 9 (27.27%) Firewall
5 9 (27.27%) Windows
6 8 (24.24%) CISA
6 8 (24.24%) CISM
6 8 (24.24%) GDPR
7 7 (21.21%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (21.21%) ITIL
7 7 (21.21%) Data Protection
8 6 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 6 (18.18%) Project Management
9 5 (15.15%) PCI DSS
9 5 (15.15%) Windows Server
10 4 (12.12%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 4 (12.12%) Patch Management
10 4 (12.12%) Internal Audit
10 4 (12.12%) Data Privacy
10 4 (12.12%) Network Security
10 4 (12.12%) Incident Management
10 4 (12.12%) Programme Management
10 4 (12.12%) Security Management
10 4 (12.12%) Legal
10 4 (12.12%) Unix
11 3 (9.09%) Data Security

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Revit
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) Firewall
2 4 (12.12%) Network Security
3 3 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (6.06%) SMS
5 1 (3.03%) DHCP
5 1 (3.03%) DNS
5 1 (3.03%) Intranet
5 1 (3.03%) IPsec
5 1 (3.03%) LDAP
5 1 (3.03%) PABX
5 1 (3.03%) SSH
5 1 (3.03%) SSL
5 1 (3.03%) VLAN
5 1 (3.03%) VPN
5 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
1 1 (3.03%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (3.03%) GIS
1 1 (3.03%) MySQL
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (39.39%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Legal
3 3 (9.09%) Retail
4 2 (6.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Information Manager
1 7 (21.21%) Information Security Specialist
1 7 (21.21%) Information Specialist
1 7 (21.21%) Security Specialist
2 6 (18.18%) Information Security Manager
2 6 (18.18%) Security Manager
3 3 (9.09%) Head of Security
3 3 (9.09%) Information Assurance Leader
3 3 (9.09%) IT Security Officer
3 3 (9.09%) Security Officer
4 2 (6.06%) CISSP Specialist
4 2 (6.06%) Customer Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Head of Cybersecurity
4 2 (6.06%) Head of Information Security
4 2 (6.06%) Information Risk Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Lead Security Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Risk Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Senior Information Security Specialist
4 2 (6.06%) Senior Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) 802.1X
1 1 (3.03%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.03%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.03%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Windows
2 5 (15.15%) Windows Server
3 4 (12.12%) Unix
4 1 (3.03%) Linux
4 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Risk Management
2 7 (21.21%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (21.21%) Data Protection
2 7 (21.21%) ITIL
3 6 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (18.18%) Project Management
4 4 (12.12%) Data Privacy
4 4 (12.12%) Incident Management
4 4 (12.12%) Internal Audit
4 4 (12.12%) Patch Management
4 4 (12.12%) Programme Management
4 4 (12.12%) Security Management
4 4 (12.12%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 3 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (9.09%) Data Security
5 3 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.06%) Change Management
6 2 (6.06%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (54.55%) CISSP
2 8 (24.24%) CISA
2 8 (24.24%) CISM
3 3 (9.09%) CEH
3 3 (9.09%) CompTIA Security+
3 3 (9.09%) Degree
3 3 (9.09%) Security+ Certification
4 1 (3.03%) CCNA
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.03%) CRISC
4 1 (3.03%) GIAC
4 1 (3.03%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 1 (3.03%) MCSE
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.03%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 8 (24.24%) GDPR
4 5 (15.15%) PCI DSS
5 3 (9.09%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (6.06%) ISO 22301
6 2 (6.06%) ISO 31000
7 1 (3.03%) COBIT
7 1 (3.03%) FISMA
7 1 (3.03%) ISO 9001
7 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (3.03%) PMO
7 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.03%) Snort
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) FortiGate
1 1 (3.03%) Snorby
1 1 (3.03%) Suricata
1 1 (3.03%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) BT
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco
4 1 (3.03%) Autodesk
4 1 (3.03%) HP
4 1 (3.03%) Juniper
4 1 (3.03%) Nortel
4 1 (3.03%) Panasonic
4 1 (3.03%) ProCurve
4 1 (3.03%) Red Box
4 1 (3.03%) Siemens
4 1 (3.03%) Symantec
4 1 (3.03%) Veeam
4 1 (3.03%) VMware