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 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank - 17 34
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire - 5.38% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 10.20% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 2
Average salary - £42,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -34.61%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,250
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -0.49%
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
69 49 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 56.10% 52.69% 78.53%
Number of salaries quoted 58 33 100
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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