The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Home Counties region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank - 8 16
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties - 6.06% 2.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 6.45% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £47,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Information Security
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Home Counties
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
15 31 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 57.69% 93.94% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4 26 26
Average salary £60,000 £53,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.14% -2.72%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

Information Security
Salary Trend in the Home Counties

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

Information Security Salary Trend in the Home Counties