The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Information Security
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 North Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
24 63 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 64.86% 87.50% 80.65%
Number of salaries quoted 21 49 40
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

Information Security
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

Information Security Salary Trend in North Wales

Information Security
Top 19 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the North Wales 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 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Online Betting
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Public Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) Fintech

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the North Wales 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Online Betting
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) IT Security Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Fintech
1 1 (100.00%) Public Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CEH