The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 30 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 1.85% - 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% - 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £72,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,550
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -1.08%
Information Security
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
144 118 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 88.89% 80.82% 87.77%
Number of salaries quoted 129 108 163
Average salary £40,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Information Security
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Knutsford

Information Security
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) SAML
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) OAuth
2 2 (66.67%) PaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Security Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) SABSA
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) SAML
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) OAuth
1 2 (66.67%) REST
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Security Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) SABSA
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001