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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 67 57 55
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 8 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.98% 1.02% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 1.28% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 0
Average salary £68,750 £54,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.31% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
Information Security
West Midlands

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
724 467 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 88.73% 79.15% 72.01%
Number of salaries quoted 563 394 308
Average salary £45,000 £45,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.63% +14.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £66,150
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 Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Coventry

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 10 (45.45%) Management Information System
2 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 8 (36.36%) CISSP
3 7 (31.82%) CISM
4 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (22.73%) Security Management
5 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
5 5 (22.73%) CISA
5 5 (22.73%) Coaching
5 5 (22.73%) People Management
6 4 (18.18%) Project Management
7 3 (13.64%) Wireless
7 3 (13.64%) Back Office
7 3 (13.64%) Change Management
7 3 (13.64%) Firewall
7 3 (13.64%) Workflow
7 3 (13.64%) Migration
7 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (13.64%) Internet
7 3 (13.64%) McAfee
7 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
7 3 (13.64%) ITIL
7 3 (13.64%) UNIX
7 3 (13.64%) Windows
7 3 (13.64%) Linux
7 3 (13.64%) CRM
7 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
7 3 (13.64%) ERP
7 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (13.64%) Cisco

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Internet
1 3 (13.64%) Firewall
1 3 (13.64%) Wireless
1 3 (13.64%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (13.64%) Network Security
1 3 (13.64%) Wireless Security
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) IT Security Manager
1 6 (27.27%) Security Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Head of IT
2 5 (22.73%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Security Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Operations Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) IT Operations Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) CRM Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Security Operations Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Information Security Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Information Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Security Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Information Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.55%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Chief Information Officer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.64%) Taxonomies
2 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) CESG
3 1 (4.55%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) UNIX
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (22.73%) Security Management
2 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
2 5 (22.73%) Coaching
2 5 (22.73%) People Management
3 4 (18.18%) Project Management
4 3 (13.64%) Change Management
4 3 (13.64%) ITIL
4 3 (13.64%) CRM
4 3 (13.64%) ERP
4 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (13.64%) Workflow
4 3 (13.64%) Migration
4 3 (13.64%) Asset Management
4 3 (13.64%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (13.64%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (13.64%) Computer Security
4 3 (13.64%) Information Architecture
4 3 (13.64%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) CISSP
2 7 (31.82%) CISM
3 5 (22.73%) CISA
4 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (9.09%) CEH
5 2 (9.09%) Degree
6 1 (4.55%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (13.64%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
1 3 (13.64%) McAfee
1 3 (13.64%) Splunk
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 6 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
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