Period
to 20 November 2017

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

Information Security (InfoSec)
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 70 86
Rank change year-on-year -2 +16 +26
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 8 18 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.98% 1.78% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 2.13% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 13
Sheffield median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -4.55%
10th Percentile £43,250 £43,050 £40,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £71,750 £60,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £53,750
% change year-on-year - +11.63% -2.27%

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 Sheffield with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 718 845 1139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 87.78% 83.75% 87.48%
Number of salaries quoted 615 695 1008
Sheffield median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +5.41%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +5.48%

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Sheffield

Information Security
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Information Security in Sheffield

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in Sheffield over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 20 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Process Management
2 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (37.50%) Business Transformation
3 3 (37.50%) Line Management
3 3 (37.50%) Regulatory Compliance
4 2 (25.00%) Data Privacy
4 2 (25.00%) GDPR
4 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Local Government
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
5 1 (12.50%) Information Security Management
5 1 (12.50%) Security Management
5 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) LAN
5 1 (12.50%) WLAN
5 1 (12.50%) SNMP
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) CCIE
5 1 (12.50%) CCNP
5 1 (12.50%) CCNA
5 1 (12.50%) CCDA

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) IaaS
2 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) BGP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) SNMP
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
2 1 (12.50%) WLAN
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Business Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Data Protection Officer
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Information Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Process Management
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Business Transformation
2 3 (37.50%) Line Management
2 3 (37.50%) Regulatory Compliance
3 2 (25.00%) Data Privacy
3 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security Management
4 1 (12.50%) ISMS
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Network Design
4 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Security Management
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
4 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) CCDA
2 1 (12.50%) CCDP
2 1 (12.50%) CCIE
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (25.00%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Nessus
1 1 (12.50%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Acunetix
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds