The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 30 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 1.55% - 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% - 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £37,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -
Information Security
South Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
149 156 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 76.80% 80.83% 86.62%
Number of salaries quoted 142 149 96
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,713 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Information Security
Salary Trend in Newport

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Newport

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Newport 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 8 (88.89%) ITIL
1 8 (88.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (88.89%) PCI DSS
1 8 (88.89%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) Advertising
3 5 (55.56%) TOGAF
3 5 (55.56%) CISSP
3 5 (55.56%) CISM
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity
5 3 (33.33%) CISMP
5 3 (33.33%) IBM
5 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
6 1 (11.11%) Change Control
6 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (11.11%) Apple
6 1 (11.11%) Sophos
6 1 (11.11%) BCP
6 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
6 1 (11.11%) Firewall
6 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
6 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) Active Directory

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Newport 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
1 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 6 (66.67%) Advertising
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) IT Manager
1 5 (55.56%) IT Security Manager
1 5 (55.56%) Security Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) CISSP Manager
2 3 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) IT Security Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Continuous Improvement
1 8 (88.89%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) TOGAF
3 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity
4 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (11.11%) BCP
5 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (11.11%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CISM
1 5 (55.56%) CISSP
2 3 (33.33%) CISMP
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (88.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Apple
2 1 (11.11%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (11.11%) Kaspersky
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Sophos
2 1 (11.11%) VMware