The first table below looks at the demand for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 86 71 51
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -20
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 2 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.22% 1.43% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 1.76% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 6
Average salary - £62,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +38.88%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -4.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
706 624 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 77.84% 81.14% 74.57%
Number of salaries quoted 554 496 274
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Information Security
South West

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Information Security
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Dorset

Information Security
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
Bournemouth -20 2 - -
Information Security
South West

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 12 (75.00%) Symantec
1 12 (75.00%) Business Continuity
1 12 (75.00%) Incident Management
1 12 (75.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 6 (37.50%) Firewall
3 5 (31.25%) Identity Management
3 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
3 5 (31.25%) Finance
3 5 (31.25%) Legal
3 5 (31.25%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (31.25%) PCI DSS
3 5 (31.25%) SailPoint
4 4 (25.00%) Cyber Security
4 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (25.00%) Test Management
4 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) CISSP
5 2 (12.50%) TIBCO
5 2 (12.50%) CRM
5 2 (12.50%) Middleware
5 2 (12.50%) ITIL
5 2 (12.50%) SOA
5 2 (12.50%) ISO 9000
5 2 (12.50%) .NET
5 2 (12.50%) HTML
5 2 (12.50%) IIS

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 2 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
2 1 (6.25%) TIBCO EMS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Google Analytics
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (6.25%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
1 5 (31.25%) Legal
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Information Security Consultant
1 11 (68.75%) Consultant
1 11 (68.75%) Security Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Architect
2 2 (12.50%) IT Security Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Security Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Security Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Information Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) SailPoint
2 2 (12.50%) Middleware
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 2 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (6.25%) REST
3 1 (6.25%) WebSockets
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (6.25%) JSON
3 1 (6.25%) WCF
3 1 (6.25%) SOAP
3 1 (6.25%) J2EE
3 1 (6.25%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
1 1 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Business Continuity
1 12 (75.00%) Incident Management
1 12 (75.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 5 (31.25%) Identity Management
2 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
2 5 (31.25%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Cyber Security
3 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (25.00%) Test Management
3 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) CRM
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) SOA
4 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (6.25%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) PCI DSS
2 2 (12.50%) ISO 9000
2 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Symantec
2 2 (12.50%) TIBCO
3 1 (6.25%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) JBoss
3 1 (6.25%) Facebook
3 1 (6.25%) Twitter