The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 69 49 39
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -10
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 4 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 0.83% 2.55% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 3.03% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £62,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Information Security
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bournemouth region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
353 330 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 73.54% 84.18% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 256 269 165
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Bournemouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Information Security
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Bournemouth

Information Security
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bournemouth region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security.

1 12 (75.00%) Symantec
1 12 (75.00%) Business Continuity
1 12 (75.00%) Incident Management
1 12 (75.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
2 5 (31.25%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (31.25%) Identity Management
2 5 (31.25%) Legal
2 5 (31.25%) SailPoint
2 5 (31.25%) PCI DSS
3 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (25.00%) Test Management
3 4 (25.00%) Cyber Security
3 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (25.00%) Firewall
4 3 (18.75%) Finance

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bournemouth region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Firewall
General
1 5 (31.25%) Legal
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Consultant
1 11 (68.75%) Security Consultant
1 11 (68.75%) Information Security Consultant
2 5 (31.25%) Information Security Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Security Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Information Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Security Monitoring Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Business Continuity
1 12 (75.00%) Incident Management
1 12 (75.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 5 (31.25%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
2 5 (31.25%) Identity Management
3 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (25.00%) Test Management
3 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (25.00%) Cyber Security
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Symantec