The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 60 52 38
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -14
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.24% 0.24% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.32% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £51,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Information Security
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Devon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
350 311 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 85.37% 74.40% 66.53%
Number of salaries quoted 269 261 129
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Information Security
Salary Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Devon region.

Information Security Salary Trend in Devon

Information Security
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Devon region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -10 1 £51,000 -
Information Security
South West

Information Security
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Military
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) CESG
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) RMADS
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Information Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Security Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Information Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CESG
1 1 (50.00%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001