The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Moray region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 8 - 3
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Moray 14.29% - 33.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.18% - 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £48,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Information Security
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Moray
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
11 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Moray 78.57% 20.00% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Moray

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Moray

Information Security
Salary Trend in Moray

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Moray

Information Security
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Moray

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Moray 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 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) PKI
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Moray by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Moray 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Security Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Security Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) Information Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Information Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared