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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 54 66 68
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 23 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.03% 1.67% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.43% 1.84% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 1
Median salary £57,500 £85,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.35% +112.50%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £49,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+12.24% +6.52%
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
671 759 527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 88.29% 90.36% 84.19%
Number of salaries quoted 559 598 445
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 23 July 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Coventry

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 27 (71.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (39.47%) Penetration Testing
3 13 (34.21%) CISSP
4 12 (31.58%) CISM
5 11 (28.95%) Firewall
5 11 (28.95%) PCI DSS
5 11 (28.95%) Security Architecture
6 10 (26.32%) Threat Management
7 9 (23.68%) Data Protection
8 8 (21.05%) Data Protection Act
9 7 (18.42%) Security Testing
10 6 (15.79%) Network Security
10 6 (15.79%) Incident Management
10 6 (15.79%) DevOps
10 6 (15.79%) Waterfall
10 6 (15.79%) CISA
10 6 (15.79%) Risk Management
10 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (15.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
10 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
10 6 (15.79%) Internal Audit
11 5 (13.16%) MS Visio
11 5 (13.16%) Progress
11 5 (13.16%) SQL
11 5 (13.16%) MS Project
11 5 (13.16%) PRINCE2
11 5 (13.16%) Unix
11 5 (13.16%) Windows
11 5 (13.16%) Linux

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 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
1 5 (13.16%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (13.16%) MS Project
1 5 (13.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.95%) Firewall
2 6 (15.79%) Network Security
3 1 (2.63%) HTTP
3 1 (2.63%) Internet
3 1 (2.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (10.53%) Finance
1 4 (10.53%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.63%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Security Manager
2 10 (26.32%) Architecture Manager
3 9 (23.68%) Analyst
3 9 (23.68%) Security Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) Information Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) Information Security Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Architect
5 5 (13.16%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Senior Security Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Chief Architect
6 4 (10.53%) Chief Security Architect
6 4 (10.53%) Security Architect
7 3 (7.89%) Information Security Manager
7 3 (7.89%) ITIL Manager
7 3 (7.89%) Senior Information Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Senior Information Security Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Team Leader
8 2 (5.26%) Information Manager
8 2 (5.26%) Security Specialist
8 2 (5.26%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) BYOD
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.63%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (2.63%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Linux
1 5 (13.16%) Unix
1 5 (13.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) Penetration Testing
2 11 (28.95%) Security Architecture
3 10 (26.32%) Threat Management
4 9 (23.68%) Data Protection
5 7 (18.42%) Security Testing
6 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (15.79%) DevOps
6 6 (15.79%) Incident Management
6 6 (15.79%) Internal Audit
6 6 (15.79%) Risk Management
6 6 (15.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 6 (15.79%) Waterfall
7 5 (13.16%) PRINCE2
7 5 (13.16%) Risk Analysis
7 5 (13.16%) TOGAF
8 4 (10.53%) Line Management
8 4 (10.53%) Network Architecture
8 4 (10.53%) OWASP
8 4 (10.53%) SAP Security
8 4 (10.53%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) PowerShell
1 5 (13.16%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) CISSP
2 12 (31.58%) CISM
3 6 (15.79%) CISA
4 5 (13.16%) CEH
4 5 (13.16%) Degree
5 2 (5.26%) CREST Certified
5 2 (5.26%) CRISC
5 2 (5.26%) GIAC
5 2 (5.26%) OSCP
6 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (71.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (28.95%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.63%) COBIT
3 1 (2.63%) ISO27002
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) HP Fortify
1 1 (2.63%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (2.63%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.16%) Progress
3 4 (10.53%) SAP
4 3 (7.89%) Qualys
5 1 (2.63%) CA
5 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco
5 1 (2.63%) HP
5 1 (2.63%) Intel Security
5 1 (2.63%) Veracode
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