Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 53 56
Rank change year-on-year +24 +3 -
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 95 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 8.64% 2.51% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.53% 2.78% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 51 6 6
Peterborough median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £46,250 £40,625
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,625 £56,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -19.05% +16.67% +3.15%

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 Peterborough with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Peterborough
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 997 467 521
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 90.72% 90.15% 87.71%
Number of salaries quoted 443 337 403
Peterborough median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,750 £25,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £60,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +1.12%

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Peterborough

Information Security
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Salary trend for Information Security in Peterborough

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in Peterborough over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT jobs citing Information Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Peterborough region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 71 (74.74%) Retail
2 69 (72.63%) Firewall
3 65 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
3 65 (68.42%) Cybersecurity
4 64 (67.37%) CISSP
5 60 (63.16%) Problem-Solving
6 59 (62.11%) Symantec
6 59 (62.11%) Wireshark
7 56 (58.95%) Self-Motivation
7 56 (58.95%) Analytical Skills
8 51 (53.68%) Cisco
9 48 (50.53%) CCNP
10 47 (49.47%) Kalman Filter
11 46 (48.42%) Security Operations
11 46 (48.42%) Data Loss Prevention
11 46 (48.42%) SIEM
12 45 (47.37%) Splunk
12 45 (47.37%) Analytics
12 45 (47.37%) Web Filtering
12 45 (47.37%) RSA Security Analytics
13 44 (46.32%) Risk Management
14 43 (45.26%) Event Correlation
14 43 (45.26%) Cyber Kill Chain
15 40 (42.11%) Threat Intelligence
15 40 (42.11%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
16 36 (37.89%) Intrusion Detection
17 35 (36.84%) ISSAP
17 35 (36.84%) (ISC)2 CCSP
18 34 (35.79%) CCNA
18 34 (35.79%) SSCP

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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 3 (3.16%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.16%) IaaS
2 2 (2.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 69 (72.63%) Firewall
2 59 (62.11%) Wireshark
3 36 (37.89%) Intrusion Detection
4 30 (31.58%) LAN
4 30 (31.58%) WAN
5 25 (26.32%) Network Security
6 22 (23.16%) TCP/IP
7 19 (20.00%) Ethernet
7 19 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
8 15 (15.79%) OSPF
9 5 (5.26%) VoIP
9 5 (5.26%) VPN
10 3 (3.16%) DNS
10 3 (3.16%) HTTP
10 3 (3.16%) MPLS
10 3 (3.16%) SSL
11 2 (2.11%) Wireless
12 1 (1.05%) BGP
General
1 71 (74.74%) Retail
2 27 (28.42%) Finance
3 3 (3.16%) Legal
4 2 (2.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 62 (65.26%) Analyst
2 32 (33.68%) Security Analyst
3 26 (27.37%) SIEM Analyst
3 26 (27.37%) SOC Analyst
4 18 (18.95%) SIEM Engineer
4 18 (18.95%) SOC Engineer
5 15 (15.79%) Network Analyst
6 14 (14.74%) Architect
6 14 (14.74%) Network Security Analyst
6 14 (14.74%) Operations Analyst
6 14 (14.74%) Security Architect
6 14 (14.74%) Security Operations Analyst
7 8 (8.42%) Application Security Analyst
7 8 (8.42%) Firewall Analyst
7 8 (8.42%) Security Engineer
7 8 (8.42%) Web Analyst
7 8 (8.42%) Web Applications Analyst
8 6 (6.32%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (6.32%) Senior Security Analyst
8 6 (6.32%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 56 (58.95%) Analytical Skills
1 56 (58.95%) Self-Motivation
2 43 (45.26%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 33 (34.74%) Cyberthreat
4 12 (12.63%) Management Information System
5 11 (11.58%) Cyber Defence
5 11 (11.58%) Security Operations Centre
6 8 (8.42%) Computer Science
6 8 (8.42%) Driving Licence
7 5 (5.26%) Data Centre
8 3 (3.16%) CESG
8 3 (3.16%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (68.42%) Cybersecurity
2 60 (63.16%) Problem-Solving
3 47 (49.47%) Kalman Filter
4 46 (48.42%) Data Loss Prevention
4 46 (48.42%) Security Operations
4 46 (48.42%) SIEM
5 45 (47.37%) Analytics
5 45 (47.37%) Web Filtering
6 44 (46.32%) Risk Management
7 43 (45.26%) Event Correlation
8 40 (42.11%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 40 (42.11%) Threat Intelligence
9 32 (33.68%) Cyber Intelligence
10 31 (32.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 30 (31.58%) Trend Analysis
12 29 (30.53%) Malware Reverse Engineering
12 29 (30.53%) Reverse Engineering
13 25 (26.32%) Mentoring
13 25 (26.32%) Threat Detection
14 23 (24.21%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.11%) C
Qualifications
1 65 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
2 64 (67.37%) CISSP
3 48 (50.53%) CCNP
4 35 (36.84%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 35 (36.84%) ISSAP
5 34 (35.79%) CCNA
5 34 (35.79%) SSCP
6 32 (33.68%) CCSP
6 32 (33.68%) CSSLP
6 32 (33.68%) GCWN
6 32 (33.68%) ISSEP
6 32 (33.68%) MCSE
6 32 (33.68%) Microsoft Certification
6 32 (33.68%) RHCA
6 32 (33.68%) RHCE
6 32 (33.68%) SANS
7 28 (29.47%) CEH
7 28 (29.47%) VCAP
7 28 (29.47%) VCDX
7 28 (29.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.21%) SLA
3 3 (3.16%) COBIT
4 2 (2.11%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.05%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (4.21%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 45 (47.37%) RSA Security Analytics
2 25 (26.32%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 59 (62.11%) Symantec
2 51 (53.68%) Cisco
3 45 (47.37%) Splunk
4 32 (33.68%) Microsoft
4 32 (33.68%) Red Hat
5 30 (31.58%) CheckPoint
6 28 (29.47%) VMware
7 14 (14.74%) Palo Alto
7 14 (14.74%) SolarWinds
8 11 (11.58%) Qualys
9 5 (5.26%) Avaya
9 5 (5.26%) Nortel
9 5 (5.26%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.05%) Nokia