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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank - 64 71
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 0 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 2.58% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.88% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 6
Median salary - £40,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -25.58%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
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
448 555 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 89.07% 89.66% 85.04%
Number of salaries quoted 383 438 513
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (50.00%) SOA
2 4 (50.00%) CISSP
2 4 (50.00%) CRISC
2 4 (50.00%) Line Management
2 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (37.50%) Internal Audit
3 3 (37.50%) ISMS
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (37.50%) CISA
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Security
4 1 (12.50%) Security 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 8 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Digital Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Information Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Financial Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Security Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Line Management
1 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (50.00%) SOA
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (37.50%) Internal Audit
2 3 (37.50%) ISMS
3 1 (12.50%) Data Security
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security Management
3 1 (12.50%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CISSP
1 4 (50.00%) CRISC
2 3 (37.50%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001