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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 54 64 57
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 16 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.46% 1.71% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.80% 2.05% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 6
Median salary £27,000 £55,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-50.90% +39.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Information Security
South Wales

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
572 585 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 87.86% 83.21% 83.00%
Number of salaries quoted 529 518 422
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £26,855
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 4 December 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 13 (46.43%) Management Information System
2 12 (42.86%) LAN
2 12 (42.86%) WAN
3 10 (35.71%) Risk Management
3 10 (35.71%) Finance
4 9 (32.14%) Windows
4 9 (32.14%) CISSP
4 9 (32.14%) Avaya
4 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
4 9 (32.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
5 8 (28.57%) PCI DSS
5 8 (28.57%) Telecoms
6 7 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (25.00%) Apple
6 7 (25.00%) Citrix
6 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (25.00%) Aastra
6 7 (25.00%) XenApp
6 7 (25.00%) XenServer
6 7 (25.00%) XenDesktop
6 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (21.43%) Data Protection
7 6 (21.43%) Risk Analysis
7 6 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (21.43%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (17.86%) Firewall
8 5 (17.86%) Wireless

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 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) IaaS
1 3 (10.71%) PaaS
2 2 (7.14%) Office 365
2 2 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (42.86%) LAN
1 12 (42.86%) WAN
2 5 (17.86%) Firewall
2 5 (17.86%) HTTP
2 5 (17.86%) IPsec
2 5 (17.86%) SSL
2 5 (17.86%) VPN
2 5 (17.86%) Wireless
3 2 (7.14%) Ethernet
3 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 8 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.71%) Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Electronics
4 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 7 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Head of Security
3 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Support
3 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Head of Technology
4 4 (14.29%) IT Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Information Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Information Security Architect
5 3 (10.71%) IT Operations Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Operations Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Security Architect
6 2 (7.14%) IT Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) IT Support
6 2 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Security Manager
7 1 (3.57%) IT Security Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Risk Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) Management Information System
2 5 (17.86%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (17.86%) Statistics
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Cryptography
4 1 (3.57%) Fintech
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
1 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Risk Management
2 7 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (21.43%) Data Protection
3 6 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (21.43%) Risk Analysis
3 6 (21.43%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (17.86%) Data Loss Prevention
4 5 (17.86%) Data Security
4 5 (17.86%) Information Assurance
4 5 (17.86%) ITIL
4 5 (17.86%) Pattern Matching
4 5 (17.86%) SDLC
4 5 (17.86%) Security Testing
4 5 (17.86%) Software Architecture
4 5 (17.86%) Threat Modelling
4 5 (17.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 4 (14.29%) Business Continuity
6 3 (10.71%) Process Improvement
6 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.71%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) Java
1 1 (3.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) CISSP
2 3 (10.71%) CEH
2 3 (10.71%) CESG Certified Professional
2 3 (10.71%) CISM
3 2 (7.14%) CISA
3 2 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (3.57%) CRISC
4 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (32.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (28.57%) PCI DSS
3 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) XenApp
1 7 (25.00%) XenDesktop
1 7 (25.00%) XenServer
2 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Avaya
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.00%) Aastra
2 7 (25.00%) Apple
2 7 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) SAP
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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