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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 70 70 46
Rank change year-on-year
0 -24
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 3 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.44% 0.30% 2.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.36% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £100,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -
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
568 557 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 82.68% 84.01% 80.40%
Number of salaries quoted 480 488 284
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,855 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (43.75%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (37.50%) Data Protection
3 6 (37.50%) CISSP
4 5 (31.25%) CISM
4 5 (31.25%) Finance
5 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (25.00%) SAS
5 4 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (18.75%) ITIL
6 3 (18.75%) Internet
6 3 (18.75%) Legal
6 3 (18.75%) Advertising
6 3 (18.75%) PCI DSS
7 2 (12.50%) Information Governance
7 2 (12.50%) Internet of Things
7 2 (12.50%) Requirements Management
7 2 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (12.50%) Windows
7 2 (12.50%) Linux
7 2 (12.50%) CISA
8 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (6.25%) Firewall
8 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
8 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
8 1 (6.25%) Project Management
8 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
8 1 (6.25%) Use Case
8 1 (6.25%) Network Security

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (25.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (6.25%) Network Security
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Advertising
2 3 (18.75%) Legal
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Security Manager
2 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) IT Manager
2 6 (37.50%) IT Security Manager
3 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) CISSP Manager
4 3 (18.75%) ITIL Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Governance Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Information Governance Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Information Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Security Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Security Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Information Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) IT Architect
6 1 (6.25%) IT Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (12.50%) Internet of Things
2 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.25%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (37.50%) Data Protection
3 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (18.75%) ITIL
5 2 (12.50%) Information Governance
5 2 (12.50%) Requirements Management
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) Security Operations
6 1 (6.25%) Time Management
6 1 (6.25%) Use Case
6 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) CISSP
2 5 (31.25%) CISM
3 2 (12.50%) CISA
4 1 (6.25%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (18.75%) PCI DSS
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago