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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 55 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 14 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.19% 2.86% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.57% 3.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 0
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
544 453 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 85.13% 81.04% 81.73%
Number of salaries quoted 457 352 411
Average salary £45,000 £40,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.42% +16.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 26 January 2015.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Coventry

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 8 (42.11%) Change Management
2 8 (42.11%) SharePoint
3 7 (36.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (36.84%) PCI DSS
4 6 (31.58%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (31.58%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (31.58%) Workflow
4 6 (31.58%) CRM
4 6 (31.58%) CISSP
4 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (26.32%) CISM
6 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
6 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
6 4 (21.05%) Degree
6 4 (21.05%) COBIT
6 4 (21.05%) Network Security
7 3 (15.79%) Finance
7 3 (15.79%) ITIL
7 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
7 3 (15.79%) Information Governance
8 2 (10.53%) CRISC
8 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
8 2 (10.53%) CISA
8 2 (10.53%) Windows
8 2 (10.53%) Linux
8 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
8 2 (10.53%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (10.53%) PCI QSA

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 8 (42.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Network Security
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
1 9 (47.37%) Consultant
2 8 (42.11%) Security Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Information Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Information Security Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) CRM Consultant
3 6 (31.58%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Security Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Security Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Information Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Information Security Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Security Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.26%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (5.26%) Statistics
3 1 (5.26%) Taxonomies
3 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Change Management
2 6 (31.58%) CRM
2 6 (31.58%) Workflow
2 6 (31.58%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (15.79%) Information Governance
3 3 (15.79%) ITIL
3 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
3 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.26%) Information Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) Release Management
5 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.26%) Information Security Management
5 1 (5.26%) Security Management
5 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.26%) Content Management
5 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
1 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) CISSP
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (26.32%) CISM
3 4 (21.05%) Degree
4 2 (10.53%) PCI QSA
4 2 (10.53%) CRISC
4 2 (10.53%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (36.84%) PCI DSS
2 4 (21.05%) COBIT
3 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (5.26%) HIPAA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Citrix
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) SAP
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco
2 1 (5.26%) IBM
Coventry
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 per annum + Car Allowance, 4500
Posted: 10 days ago