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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 64 62 40
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -22
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 11 4 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.45% 0.69% 4.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 0.83% 5.54%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 11
Average salary £85,000 - £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £86,250 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
605 482 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 79.82% 83.10% 72.39%
Number of salaries quoted 499 397 391
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 22 May 2015.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Coventry

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 9 (40.91%) Management Information System
2 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 8 (36.36%) Degree
3 7 (31.82%) Change Management
3 7 (31.82%) CISSP
4 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 6 (27.27%) CRM
4 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
4 6 (27.27%) Security Management
4 6 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (27.27%) Workflow
4 6 (27.27%) PCI DSS
5 5 (22.73%) Coaching
5 5 (22.73%) ITIL
6 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (18.18%) People Management
7 3 (13.64%) Office 365
7 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (13.64%) Information Architecture
7 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (13.64%) Back Office
7 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (13.64%) Migration
7 3 (13.64%) Knowledge Management
7 3 (13.64%) Taxonomies
7 3 (13.64%) ERP

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Internet
2 2 (9.09%) Network Security
3 1 (4.55%) Wireless Security
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (4.55%) Firewall
3 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Back Office
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Consultant
2 6 (27.27%) CRM Consultant
2 6 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
3 5 (22.73%) IT Security Manager
3 5 (22.73%) Security Manager
4 4 (18.18%) Head of IT
5 3 (13.64%) Security Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Security Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Information Security Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Lead Security Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Security Operations Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Information Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) IT Operations Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Security Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Information Security Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) IT Security Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Lead Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (13.64%) Taxonomies
3 2 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (4.55%) Cryptography
4 1 (4.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) UNIX
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Change Management
2 6 (27.27%) CRM
2 6 (27.27%) Security Management
2 6 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (27.27%) Workflow
3 5 (22.73%) Coaching
3 5 (22.73%) ITIL
4 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (18.18%) People Management
5 3 (13.64%) Information Architecture
5 3 (13.64%) Migration
5 3 (13.64%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (13.64%) ERP
5 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (13.64%) Information Security Management
6 2 (9.09%) Project Management
6 2 (9.09%) ITSM
6 2 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (9.09%) Asset Management
6 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Degree
2 7 (31.82%) CISSP
3 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (13.64%) CISA
4 3 (13.64%) CISM
5 2 (9.09%) PCI QSA
5 2 (9.09%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (27.27%) PCI DSS
2 2 (9.09%) COBIT
3 1 (4.55%) HIPAA
3 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 17799
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Splunk
2 1 (4.55%) McAfee
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco
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