The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 24 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 2 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.79% 6.35% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.74% 9.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Information Security
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
73 85 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 65.18% 67.46% 65.87%
Number of salaries quoted 51 43 58
Average salary £35,500 £27,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.09% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £21,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £82,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Information Security
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Shropshire

Information Security
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Shrewsbury - 1 - -
Telford - 1 - -
Information Security
West Midlands

Information Security
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development
1 1 (50.00%) COBIT
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (50.00%) SailPoint

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory