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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 64 65 49
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -16
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 4 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 0.87% 0.82% 2.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 1.06% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
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
395 376 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 85.68% 77.53% 87.79%
Number of salaries quoted 286 280 285
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 8 (88.89%) Degree
2 7 (77.78%) Management Information System
2 7 (77.78%) Risk Management
3 6 (66.67%) CISSP
3 6 (66.67%) Finance
3 6 (66.67%) Legal
3 6 (66.67%) Data Protection
4 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL V2
4 3 (33.33%) Cyber Security
4 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity Management
4 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity
4 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Use Case
4 3 (33.33%) Retail
4 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) CISA
4 3 (33.33%) CISM
4 3 (33.33%) Change Management
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (22.22%) SLA
5 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 2 (22.22%) Internet
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
1 6 (66.67%) Legal
2 3 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Security Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Information Security Officer
1 3 (33.33%) IT Security Officer
1 3 (33.33%) Security Officer
1 3 (33.33%) Risk Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Cyber Security Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Information Assurance Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Security Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Information Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Management Information System
2 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Risk Management
2 6 (66.67%) Data Protection
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL V2
3 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Use Case
3 3 (33.33%) Change Management
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Cyber Security
3 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity Management
4 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) Security Management
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Degree
2 6 (66.67%) CISSP
3 3 (33.33%) CISA
3 3 (33.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Twitter