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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 59 66 63
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 19 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.47% 0.95% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.80% 1.11% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 6
Median salary £46,250 £60,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.91% +27.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £48,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £86,500 £72,000 £54,250
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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
679 631 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 88.41% 85.39% 81.66%
Number of salaries quoted 565 507 427
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £57,500
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 26 September 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Coventry

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 34 (82.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (48.78%) PCI DSS
3 18 (43.90%) CISSP
4 17 (41.46%) CISM
5 12 (29.27%) Security Architecture
6 11 (26.83%) Data Protection
6 11 (26.83%) Threat Management
6 11 (26.83%) Firewall
6 11 (26.83%) Finance
7 9 (21.95%) Data Protection Act
8 8 (19.51%) Risk Analysis
8 8 (19.51%) Penetration Testing
9 7 (17.07%) Degree
9 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (17.07%) CISA
9 7 (17.07%) Waterfall
10 6 (14.63%) Network Security
10 6 (14.63%) PowerShell
10 6 (14.63%) DevOps
10 6 (14.63%) Internal Audit
10 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
10 6 (14.63%) SQL
10 6 (14.63%) MS Project
10 6 (14.63%) PRINCE2
10 6 (14.63%) Unix
10 6 (14.63%) Windows
10 6 (14.63%) Linux
10 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
10 6 (14.63%) SharePoint
10 6 (14.63%) MS Visio

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 (14.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
1 6 (14.63%) MS PowerPoint
1 6 (14.63%) MS Project
1 6 (14.63%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.83%) Firewall
2 6 (14.63%) Network Security
3 1 (2.44%) HTTP
General
1 11 (26.83%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Analyst
1 13 (31.71%) Security Analyst
1 13 (31.71%) Security Manager
2 11 (26.83%) Architecture Manager
2 11 (26.83%) Information Analyst
2 11 (26.83%) Information Security Analyst
3 5 (12.20%) Architect
3 5 (12.20%) Chief Architect
3 5 (12.20%) Chief Security Architect
3 5 (12.20%) Security Architect
3 5 (12.20%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (12.20%) Senior Security Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Senior Information Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Senior Information Security Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Compliance Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Information Security Advisor
5 3 (7.32%) ITIL Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Security Advisor
5 3 (7.32%) Team Leader
6 2 (4.88%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) BYOD
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.44%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (2.44%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Linux
1 6 (14.63%) Unix
1 6 (14.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) Security Architecture
2 11 (26.83%) Data Protection
2 11 (26.83%) Threat Management
3 8 (19.51%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (19.51%) Risk Analysis
4 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (17.07%) Waterfall
5 6 (14.63%) DevOps
5 6 (14.63%) Incident Management
5 6 (14.63%) Internal Audit
5 6 (14.63%) PRINCE2
5 6 (14.63%) TOGAF
5 6 (14.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (12.20%) Business Continuity
6 5 (12.20%) Business Continuity Planning
6 5 (12.20%) Line Management
6 5 (12.20%) Network Architecture
6 5 (12.20%) Risk Management
6 5 (12.20%) SAP Security
7 4 (9.76%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.63%) PowerShell
1 6 (14.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (43.90%) CISSP
2 17 (41.46%) CISM
3 7 (17.07%) CISA
3 7 (17.07%) Degree
4 3 (7.32%) CEH
5 1 (2.44%) CRISC
5 1 (2.44%) GIAC
5 1 (2.44%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (82.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (48.78%) PCI DSS
3 3 (7.32%) COBIT
4 2 (4.88%) BS7799
4 2 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 17799
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.20%) Progress
2 5 (12.20%) SAP
3 1 (2.44%) Qualys
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