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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 32 25 24
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 10 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 3.64% 3.43% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.27% 3.98% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 0
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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
234 201 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 85.09% 86.27% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 183 129 44
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,000 £63,809
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Shropshire region citing Information Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -2 5 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Information Security
West Midlands

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing Information Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Shropshire region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 10 (45.45%) Finance
1 10 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (40.91%) Windows
3 8 (36.36%) Oracle
3 8 (36.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (31.82%) Unix
4 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
4 7 (31.82%) Vulnerability Management
5 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
5 6 (27.27%) CISSP
5 6 (27.27%) SANS
6 5 (22.73%) ITIL
6 5 (22.73%) SQL
6 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
6 5 (22.73%) SIEM
6 5 (22.73%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 5 (22.73%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (18.18%) VMware
7 4 (18.18%) CISM
7 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (18.18%) Veeam
7 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 4 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (18.18%) SLA
7 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
8 3 (13.64%) HP
8 3 (13.64%) Linux

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Analyst
1 14 (63.64%) Security Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Information Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Information Security Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Applications Support
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Security Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Information Risk Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) IT Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) IT Manager
4 3 (13.64%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) IT Security Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Risk Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Security Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Security Risk Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Information Governance Officer
5 1 (4.55%) IT Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) IT Technical Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Unix
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (13.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Vulnerability Management
2 5 (22.73%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) SIEM
2 5 (22.73%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
3 3 (13.64%) Security Patching
3 3 (13.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.55%) Data Privacy
5 1 (4.55%) Information Governance
5 1 (4.55%) IT Governance
5 1 (4.55%) Secure Coding
5 1 (4.55%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) CISSP
1 6 (27.27%) SANS
2 4 (18.18%) CISM
2 4 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (13.64%) CISA
4 1 (4.55%) CRISC
4 1 (4.55%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (36.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (18.18%) SLA
4 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 4 (18.18%) Veeam
3 4 (18.18%) VMware
4 3 (13.64%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) Splunk
5 1 (4.55%) Tripwire