The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 62 53
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 0 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk - 1.17% 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.34% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 7
Median salary - £55,000 £22,016
Median salary % change year-on-year - +149.81%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  

Information Security is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 243 521 471
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 82.65% 86.98% 82.92%
Number of salaries quoted 215 454 385
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk citing Information Security as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Suffolk

Information Security
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Information Security in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
1 3 (37.50%) Change Control
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
1 3 (37.50%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (25.00%) CISSP
2 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (25.00%) COBIT
2 2 (25.00%) CISA
3 1 (12.50%) CISM
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security Management
3 1 (12.50%) Security Management
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) ISMS
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) Coaching
3 1 (12.50%) Private Cloud
3 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (12.50%) IT Audit
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) DBA
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Audit Manager
3 1 (12.50%) CISSP Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) COBIT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Governance Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Head of IT
3 1 (12.50%) Information Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Quality Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Change Control
1 3 (37.50%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Coaching
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security Management
3 1 (12.50%) ISMS
3 1 (12.50%) IT Audit
3 1 (12.50%) IT Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Security Management
3 1 (12.50%) SIEM
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CISA
1 2 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (12.50%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) COBIT
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle