The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the M4 Corridor region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank - - 7
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor - - 6.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
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 M4 Corridor region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
M4 Corridor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 41.67% 100.00% 68.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 9
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £50,000 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the M4 Corridor region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

Information Security
Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the M4 Corridor region.

Information Security Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor