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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 32 19 36
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +17
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 5 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 2.46% 3.29% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.89% 3.60% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Median salary £22,500 £32,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.68% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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
173 139 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 85.22% 91.45% 79.88%
Number of salaries quoted 110 129 91
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +38.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,000 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,750 £63,308
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 17 January 2017. 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 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 -5 5 £22,500 -29.68%
Information Security
West Midlands

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (21.43%) Legal
4 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle
5 2 (14.29%) Unix
5 2 (14.29%) Windows
5 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) HP
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Information Security Management
5 2 (14.29%) Data Security
5 2 (14.29%) Security Management
5 2 (14.29%) Degree
5 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (14.29%) ISMS
5 2 (14.29%) SANS
5 2 (14.29%) IT Governance
5 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 2 (14.29%) Compliance Audit
5 2 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
6 1 (7.14%) SIEM
6 1 (7.14%) Information Governance
6 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (7.14%) CISA

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:

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Analyst
1 11 (78.57%) Security Analyst
2 8 (57.14%) Information Analyst
2 8 (57.14%) Information Security Analyst
3 6 (42.86%) Information Risk Analyst
3 6 (42.86%) Risk Analyst
3 6 (42.86%) Security Risk Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) IT Technician
5 1 (7.14%) Graduate
5 1 (7.14%) Information Governance Officer
5 1 (7.14%) Information Officer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Graduate
5 1 (7.14%) Junior
5 1 (7.14%) Junior IT Technician
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Unix
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Compliance Audit
2 2 (14.29%) Data Security
2 2 (14.29%) Information Security Management
2 2 (14.29%) ISMS
2 2 (14.29%) IT Governance
2 2 (14.29%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) Security Management
2 2 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
2 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (7.14%) Information Governance
3 1 (7.14%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) SANS
2 1 (7.14%) CISA
2 1 (7.14%) CISM
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) HP
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle