The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 63 73 81
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 9 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.56% 0.88% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 1.02% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Median salary £58,750 - -
UK excluding London median salary £53,000 £50,000 £46,750
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +6.95%
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 Dorset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
495 590 719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 85.94% 86.64% 84.79%
Number of salaries quoted 423 445 573
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset 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 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
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Dorset

Information Security
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +14 8 £60,000 -
Poole - 1 £57,500 -
Information Security
South West

Information Security
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 9 (100.00%) CISSP
2 7 (77.78%) Finance
3 6 (66.67%) ITIL
3 6 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (55.56%) Compliance Management
4 5 (55.56%) Information Security Management
4 5 (55.56%) Security Management
4 5 (55.56%) Legal
4 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
5 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
5 4 (44.44%) CISM
5 4 (44.44%) Banking
6 3 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (33.33%) ISMS
6 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
6 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 3 (33.33%) CISA
7 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
7 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (22.22%) Threat Management
7 2 (22.22%) Internal Audit
7 2 (22.22%) ITIL V2
7 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
7 2 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (22.22%) Degree
8 1 (11.11%) CRISC
8 1 (11.11%) ISEB
8 1 (11.11%) Project Management

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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:

General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Legal
3 4 (44.44%) Banking
3 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Information Manager
1 6 (66.67%) Information Security Manager
1 6 (66.67%) Security Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Information Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Information Security Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Information Services Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Service Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Compliance Management
2 5 (55.56%) Information Security Management
2 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
2 5 (55.56%) Security Management
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (33.33%) ISMS
3 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 3 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
4 2 (22.22%) Internal Audit
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL V2
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Threat Management
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) CISSP
2 4 (44.44%) CISM
3 3 (33.33%) CISA
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) CRISC
5 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS