The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 58 71 71
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 6 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.12% 0.69% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 0.83% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 2
Median salary £33,750 - £81,250
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 - £66,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 - £96,250
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.94% +3.00%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
478 605 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 89.51% 83.45% 84.01%
Number of salaries quoted 438 509 503
Median salary £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing Information Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Information Security
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Cardiff

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 12 (57.14%) Windows
1 12 (57.14%) Windows Server
2 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
3 10 (47.62%) Avaya
3 10 (47.62%) Management Information System
3 10 (47.62%) Finance
4 8 (38.10%) MS Exchange
5 7 (33.33%) LAN
5 7 (33.33%) WAN
5 7 (33.33%) Apple
5 7 (33.33%) Citrix
5 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 7 (33.33%) Aastra
5 7 (33.33%) XenApp
5 7 (33.33%) XenServer
5 7 (33.33%) XenDesktop
6 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
6 5 (23.81%) Statistics
6 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
7 4 (19.05%) Business Continuity
7 4 (19.05%) Office 365
8 3 (14.29%) Process Improvement
8 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (14.29%) Degree
8 3 (14.29%) Banking

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (38.10%) MS Exchange
2 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Office 365
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.76%) IaaS
3 1 (4.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) LAN
1 7 (33.33%) WAN
2 3 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 3 (14.29%) Firewall
2 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.76%) Internet
3 1 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Support Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Support
3 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) IT Manager
4 3 (14.29%) IT Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) IT Operations Manager
4 3 (14.29%) IT Support
4 3 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Operations Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Information Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Information Security Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Risk Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Security Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Security Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) HTML
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Management Information System
2 5 (23.81%) Statistics
3 2 (9.52%) Fintech
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (4.76%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
1 12 (57.14%) Windows Server
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
2 4 (19.05%) Business Continuity
2 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (14.29%) Process Improvement
3 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (9.52%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) Data Loss Prevention
5 1 (4.76%) Information Security Management
5 1 (4.76%) Internal Audit
5 1 (4.76%) Mobile First
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (4.76%) Security Management
5 1 (4.76%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) Perl
2 1 (4.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) CISSP
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) CISA
2 2 (9.52%) CISM
3 1 (4.76%) MCP
3 1 (4.76%) MCSE
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (14.29%) SLA
3 2 (9.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) XenApp
1 7 (33.33%) XenDesktop
1 7 (33.33%) XenServer
2 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 10 (47.62%) Avaya
3 7 (33.33%) Aastra
3 7 (33.33%) Apple
3 7 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco
5 1 (4.76%) VMware
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Amazing pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus package
Posted: 3 days ago