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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 34 50 57
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +7
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 25 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 4.73% 3.49% 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.51% 3.93% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 12
Median salary £50,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -

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
454 610 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 85.98% 88.79% 87.22%
Number of salaries quoted 360 517 472
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £30,000
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 19 January 2017.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Coventry

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 27 (62.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (53.49%) CISSP
3 20 (46.51%) Finance
4 15 (34.88%) CISM
4 15 (34.88%) PCI DSS
5 14 (32.56%) Cybersecurity
6 12 (27.91%) CISA
7 10 (23.26%) COBIT
8 9 (20.93%) Risk Analysis
9 8 (18.60%) Network Security
9 8 (18.60%) Firewall
9 8 (18.60%) BS7799
9 8 (18.60%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 7 (16.28%) VPN
10 7 (16.28%) Business Continuity
10 7 (16.28%) Penetration Testing
11 6 (13.95%) Security Management
11 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (13.95%) Information Security Management
11 6 (13.95%) Data Protection
11 6 (13.95%) People Management
12 5 (11.63%) Data Privacy
12 5 (11.63%) Business Continuity Planning
12 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (11.63%) Network Architecture
12 5 (11.63%) Data Security
13 3 (6.98%) ISMS
13 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
13 3 (6.98%) Risk Management
13 3 (6.98%) Microsoft

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 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.33%) MS Project
1 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) Firewall
1 8 (18.60%) Network Security
2 7 (16.28%) VPN
General
1 20 (46.51%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Legal
3 1 (2.33%) Advertising
3 1 (2.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (32.56%) Security Manager
2 12 (27.91%) Information Manager
2 12 (27.91%) Information Security Manager
3 7 (16.28%) Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Information Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Information Security Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Security Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Head of Security
5 5 (11.63%) Security Specialist
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Security Specialist
6 4 (9.30%) Information Security Specialist
6 4 (9.30%) Information Specialist
6 4 (9.30%) Senior Information Security Specialist
7 3 (6.98%) CISSP Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Governance Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Information Risk Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Information Security Advisor
7 3 (6.98%) Information Security Risk Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Security Advisor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.65%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Linux
1 1 (2.33%) Unix
1 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (20.93%) Risk Analysis
3 7 (16.28%) Business Continuity
3 7 (16.28%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (13.95%) Data Protection
4 6 (13.95%) Information Security Management
4 6 (13.95%) People Management
4 6 (13.95%) Security Management
4 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (11.63%) Business Continuity Planning
5 5 (11.63%) Data Privacy
5 5 (11.63%) Data Security
5 5 (11.63%) Network Architecture
6 3 (6.98%) ISMS
6 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.98%) Risk Management
7 2 (4.65%) DevOps
7 2 (4.65%) Line Management
7 2 (4.65%) Release Management
7 2 (4.65%) Security Auditing
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (53.49%) CISSP
2 15 (34.88%) CISM
3 12 (27.91%) CISA
4 2 (4.65%) CISMP
4 2 (4.65%) Degree
5 1 (2.33%) CRISC
5 1 (2.33%) ISEB
5 1 (2.33%) MCSD
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (62.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (34.88%) PCI DSS
3 10 (23.26%) COBIT
4 8 (18.60%) BS7799
4 8 (18.60%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (2.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
2 2 (4.65%) Cisco
2 2 (4.65%) Intel Security
2 2 (4.65%) Palo Alto
3 1 (2.33%) SAP
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
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