Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 64 62
Rank change year-on-year +45 -2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 107 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 13.33% 1.67% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.84% 1.85% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 62 8 7
Peterborough median annual salary £36,000 £48,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.15% +8.33% +9.76%
10th Percentile £35,000 £41,375 £41,500
90th Percentile £64,250 £58,625 £57,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £36,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -15.29% -5.56% +4.65%

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 721 542 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 89.79% 90.33% 86.24%
Number of salaries quoted 432 411 380
Peterborough median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,125 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £60,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £48,750 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +2.27%

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 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 90 (84.11%) Firewall
2 88 (82.24%) Cisco Certification
3 86 (80.37%) Problem-Solving
4 85 (79.44%) Retail
5 80 (74.77%) Wireshark
5 80 (74.77%) Symantec
6 79 (73.83%) Self-Motivation
7 62 (57.94%) Kalman Filter
8 60 (56.07%) Analytical Skills
8 60 (56.07%) CheckPoint
8 60 (56.07%) CCNA
8 60 (56.07%) Cisco
9 59 (55.14%) CCNP
10 58 (54.21%) CISSP
11 57 (53.27%) Web Filtering
12 56 (52.34%) Stealthwatch
13 55 (51.40%) Cybersecurity
14 50 (46.73%) Cyber Kill Chain
15 49 (45.79%) Security Operations
15 49 (45.79%) Data Loss Prevention
15 49 (45.79%) SIEM
16 48 (44.86%) Splunk
16 48 (44.86%) Analytics
16 48 (44.86%) Risk Management
16 48 (44.86%) Cyber Intelligence
16 48 (44.86%) Event Correlation
16 48 (44.86%) Cyberthreat
16 48 (44.86%) RSA Security Analytics
16 48 (44.86%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
16 48 (44.86%) Threat Intelligence

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (2.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 90 (84.11%) Firewall
2 80 (74.77%) Wireshark
3 42 (39.25%) LAN
4 40 (37.38%) WAN
5 37 (34.58%) Network Security
5 37 (34.58%) TCP/IP
6 36 (33.64%) Ethernet
6 36 (33.64%) Wi-Fi
7 32 (29.91%) OSPF
8 29 (27.10%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (5.61%) VPN
10 4 (3.74%) VoIP
11 3 (2.80%) Wireless
12 1 (0.93%) DNS
12 1 (0.93%) HTTP
12 1 (0.93%) MPLS
12 1 (0.93%) SSL
General
1 85 (79.44%) Retail
2 12 (11.21%) Finance
3 6 (5.61%) Legal
4 2 (1.87%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 76 (71.03%) Analyst
2 34 (31.78%) Security Analyst
3 32 (29.91%) Network Analyst
3 32 (29.91%) Network Security Analyst
4 18 (16.82%) SIEM Analyst
4 18 (16.82%) SIEM Engineer
4 18 (16.82%) SOC Analyst
4 18 (16.82%) SOC Engineer
5 10 (9.35%) Security Engineer
6 8 (7.48%) Architect
6 8 (7.48%) Security Architect
7 7 (6.54%) Security Manager
8 6 (5.61%) Information Manager
8 6 (5.61%) Information Security Manager
8 6 (5.61%) Senior Security Engineer
9 5 (4.67%) LAN Security Analyst
9 5 (4.67%) LAN/WAN Analyst
10 4 (3.74%) Team Leader
11 3 (2.80%) Information Security Engineer
12 2 (1.87%) IT Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 79 (73.83%) Self-Motivation
2 60 (56.07%) Analytical Skills
3 50 (46.73%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 48 (44.86%) Cyberthreat
5 24 (22.43%) Cyber Defence
5 24 (22.43%) Security Operations Centre
6 11 (10.28%) Management Information System
7 9 (8.41%) Driving Licence
8 4 (3.74%) CESG
8 4 (3.74%) Cloud Native
8 4 (3.74%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.87%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (80.37%) Problem-Solving
2 62 (57.94%) Kalman Filter
3 57 (53.27%) Web Filtering
4 55 (51.40%) Cybersecurity
5 49 (45.79%) Data Loss Prevention
5 49 (45.79%) Security Operations
5 49 (45.79%) SIEM
6 48 (44.86%) Analytics
6 48 (44.86%) Cyber Intelligence
6 48 (44.86%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 48 (44.86%) Event Correlation
6 48 (44.86%) Risk Management
6 48 (44.86%) Threat Intelligence
7 36 (33.64%) Network Management
8 30 (28.04%) Security Management
8 30 (28.04%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 28 (26.17%) Mentoring
10 24 (22.43%) Malware Reverse Engineering
10 24 (22.43%) Threat Analysis
10 24 (22.43%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.80%) C
2 2 (1.87%) Bash Shell
2 2 (1.87%) Python
Qualifications
1 88 (82.24%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (56.07%) CCNA
3 59 (55.14%) CCNP
4 58 (54.21%) CISSP
5 32 (29.91%) CCSA
6 29 (27.10%) CEH
7 28 (26.17%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 28 (26.17%) ISSAP
8 27 (25.23%) SSCP
9 24 (22.43%) CCIE
9 24 (22.43%) CCIE Security
9 24 (22.43%) CCSP
9 24 (22.43%) GCFE
9 24 (22.43%) GREM
9 24 (22.43%) ISSEP
9 24 (22.43%) MCSE
9 24 (22.43%) Microsoft Certification
9 24 (22.43%) RHCA
9 24 (22.43%) RHCE
9 24 (22.43%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (5.61%) COBIT
3 4 (3.74%) SLA
4 3 (2.80%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.87%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 56 (52.34%) Stealthwatch
2 48 (44.86%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 80 (74.77%) Symantec
2 60 (56.07%) CheckPoint
2 60 (56.07%) Cisco
3 48 (44.86%) Splunk
4 32 (29.91%) Palo Alto
4 32 (29.91%) SolarWinds
5 24 (22.43%) Microsoft
5 24 (22.43%) Qualys
5 24 (22.43%) Red Hat
5 24 (22.43%) VMware
6 4 (3.74%) Avaya
6 4 (3.74%) Nortel
6 4 (3.74%) Riverbed