The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 38 64 63
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -1
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 21 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.83% 2.27% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.50% 2.60% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 9
Median salary £60,000 £62,500 £56,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +11.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,400 £43,700
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £51,875 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
467 693 596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 85.06% 87.28% 85.63%
Number of salaries quoted 391 564 469
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of job ads across the Coventry 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 Coventry

Information Security
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Coventry

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Coventry

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 25 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 18 (47.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (42.11%) CISSP
3 14 (36.84%) Cybersecurity
4 13 (34.21%) Finance
5 10 (26.32%) COBIT
6 9 (23.68%) CISA
7 8 (21.05%) Firewall
7 8 (21.05%) Network Security
7 8 (21.05%) PCI DSS
7 8 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (18.42%) CISM
8 7 (18.42%) VPN
9 6 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 6 (15.79%) BS7799
9 6 (15.79%) Risk Analysis
10 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (13.16%) People Management
10 5 (13.16%) Information Security Management
10 5 (13.16%) Data Security
10 5 (13.16%) Security Management
10 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (13.16%) PRINCE2
10 5 (13.16%) ITIL
10 5 (13.16%) Data Privacy
11 4 (10.53%) DevOps
11 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
11 4 (10.53%) Scrum
11 4 (10.53%) Network Architecture
11 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
11 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.26%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.63%) MS Project
1 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) Firewall
1 8 (21.05%) Network Security
2 7 (18.42%) VPN
3 1 (2.63%) LAN
3 1 (2.63%) MPLS
3 1 (2.63%) SAN
3 1 (2.63%) SNMP
3 1 (2.63%) VLAN
3 1 (2.63%) WAN
General
1 13 (34.21%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (2.63%) Advertising
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Security Manager
2 12 (31.58%) Information Manager
2 12 (31.58%) Information Security Manager
3 5 (13.16%) Security Specialist
3 5 (13.16%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 5 (13.16%) Senior Security Specialist
4 4 (10.53%) Governance Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Head of Development
4 4 (10.53%) Head of Security
4 4 (10.53%) Information Security Specialist
4 4 (10.53%) Information Specialist
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Information Security Specialist
5 3 (7.89%) CISSP Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Head of Application Development
5 3 (7.89%) Head of Applications
5 3 (7.89%) Information Governance Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Information Risk Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Information Security Risk Manager
5 3 (7.89%) IT Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Linux
1 1 (2.63%) Unix
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (15.79%) Risk Analysis
4 5 (13.16%) Data Privacy
4 5 (13.16%) Data Security
4 5 (13.16%) Information Security Management
4 5 (13.16%) ITIL
4 5 (13.16%) People Management
4 5 (13.16%) PRINCE2
4 5 (13.16%) Security Management
4 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.53%) DevOps
5 4 (10.53%) Network Architecture
5 4 (10.53%) Release Management
5 4 (10.53%) Scrum
5 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 4 (10.53%) TOGAF
6 3 (7.89%) Data Protection
6 3 (7.89%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (42.11%) CISSP
2 9 (23.68%) CISA
3 7 (18.42%) CISM
4 2 (5.26%) CISMP
4 2 (5.26%) ISEB
4 2 (5.26%) MCSD
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.63%) CCNA
5 1 (2.63%) CCNP
5 1 (2.63%) CCSP
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.63%) CRISC
5 1 (2.63%) Degree
5 1 (2.63%) ISSAP
5 1 (2.63%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (47.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (26.32%) COBIT
3 8 (21.05%) PCI DSS
4 6 (15.79%) BS7799
4 6 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) CheckPoint
2 2 (5.26%) Cisco
2 2 (5.26%) Intel Security
2 2 (5.26%) Palo Alto
3 1 (2.63%) SAP
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