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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 47 47 64
Rank change year-on-year
0 +17
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 18 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.88% 3.18% 2.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.25% 3.78% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 13
Median salary £49,000 £36,522 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.16% -26.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £33,045 £37,300
10% offered a salary of more than £86,250 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.91%
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
553 529 557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 88.62% 84.10% 86.90%
Number of salaries quoted 431 467 489
Median salary £44,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,550 £28,550 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £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 10 December 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Coventry

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (61.11%) CISSP
3 19 (52.78%) PCI DSS
4 14 (38.89%) CISM
5 12 (33.33%) Finance
6 11 (30.56%) Risk Analysis
7 10 (27.78%) CISA
8 9 (25.00%) COBIT
8 9 (25.00%) Data Protection
9 8 (22.22%) Network Security
9 8 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
9 8 (22.22%) Firewall
9 8 (22.22%) BS7799
9 8 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 7 (19.44%) VPN
10 7 (19.44%) Business Continuity
10 7 (19.44%) Network Architecture
11 6 (16.67%) People Management
11 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
12 5 (13.89%) Degree
12 5 (13.89%) Information Security Management
12 5 (13.89%) Security Management
12 5 (13.89%) Data Privacy
12 5 (13.89%) Cybersecurity
12 5 (13.89%) Business Continuity Planning
13 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
13 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
13 3 (8.33%) ISMS
13 3 (8.33%) Compliance Audit

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 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.78%) MS Project
1 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) Firewall
1 8 (22.22%) Network Security
2 7 (19.44%) VPN
General
1 12 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Legal
3 1 (2.78%) Advertising
3 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Analyst
1 12 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 11 (30.56%) Information Analyst
2 11 (30.56%) Information Security Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Head of Security
3 6 (16.67%) Security Specialist
4 5 (13.89%) Information Security Specialist
4 5 (13.89%) Information Specialist
4 5 (13.89%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 5 (13.89%) Senior Security Specialist
5 4 (11.11%) Security Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Information Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Information Security Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Information Security Specialist
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Security Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Compliance Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Information Security Advisor
6 3 (8.33%) Security Advisor
7 2 (5.56%) IT Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Linux
1 1 (2.78%) Unix
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Risk Analysis
2 9 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 8 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (19.44%) Business Continuity
4 7 (19.44%) Network Architecture
5 6 (16.67%) People Management
5 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (13.89%) Business Continuity Planning
6 5 (13.89%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (13.89%) Data Privacy
6 5 (13.89%) Information Security Management
6 5 (13.89%) Security Management
7 3 (8.33%) Compliance Audit
7 3 (8.33%) ISMS
7 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
8 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (5.56%) Line Management
8 2 (5.56%) Network Design
8 2 (5.56%) Security Architecture
8 2 (5.56%) Security Auditing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (61.11%) CISSP
2 14 (38.89%) CISM
3 10 (27.78%) CISA
4 5 (13.89%) Degree
5 2 (5.56%) CISMP
6 1 (2.78%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (52.78%) PCI DSS
3 9 (25.00%) COBIT
4 8 (22.22%) BS7799
4 8 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2 (5.56%) CheckPoint
1 2 (5.56%) Cisco
1 2 (5.56%) Intel Security
1 2 (5.56%) Palo Alto
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) SAP
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