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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 65 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 10 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.44% 1.76% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 2.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 0
Average salary £55,552 £56,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.24% -
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
578 391 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 83.17% 76.52% 81.46%
Number of salaries quoted 454 289 475
Average salary £43,000 £44,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.27% +20.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
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 3 March 2015.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Coventry

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 10 (45.45%) CISSP
2 8 (36.36%) Change Management
2 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (36.36%) Degree
2 8 (36.36%) PCI DSS
3 7 (31.82%) SharePoint
4 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
4 6 (27.27%) Workflow
4 6 (27.27%) Finance
4 6 (27.27%) ITIL
4 6 (27.27%) CRM
4 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (22.73%) COBIT
5 5 (22.73%) CISA
5 5 (22.73%) CISM
6 4 (18.18%) Security Management
7 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
7 3 (13.64%) Network Security
7 3 (13.64%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
7 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
7 3 (13.64%) Information Governance
8 2 (9.09%) PCI QSA
8 2 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (9.09%) Middleware
8 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 17799

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 7 (31.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Network Security
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Legal
2 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Consultant
2 8 (36.36%) Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Security Analyst
4 6 (27.27%) Information Security Analyst
4 6 (27.27%) CRM Consultant
4 6 (27.27%) Information Analyst
4 6 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
5 3 (13.64%) Security Manager
5 3 (13.64%) IT Security Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Security Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Security Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Information Security Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Lead Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Lead Security Architect
7 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Information Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Information Security Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) IT Security Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.64%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.55%) Cryptography
3 1 (4.55%) PKI
3 1 (4.55%) Statistics
3 1 (4.55%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Change Management
2 6 (27.27%) ITIL
2 6 (27.27%) CRM
2 6 (27.27%) Workflow
2 6 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (18.18%) Security Management
4 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
4 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
4 3 (13.64%) Information Governance
5 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.55%) Information Security Management
6 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.55%) Information Architecture
6 1 (4.55%) SIEM
6 1 (4.55%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (4.55%) Analytics
6 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.55%) Content Management
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) CISSP
2 8 (36.36%) Degree
3 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (22.73%) CISA
4 5 (22.73%) CISM
5 2 (9.09%) PCI QSA
5 2 (9.09%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (36.36%) PCI DSS
2 5 (22.73%) COBIT
3 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 2 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (9.09%) HIPAA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) SAP
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco
2 1 (4.55%) IBM
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago