The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 38 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.07% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
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 Solihull region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
201 235 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 71.79% 85.14% 80.40%
Number of salaries quoted 191 191 188
Average salary £39,000 £41,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.87% +6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,359 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,100 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Information Security
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Solihull

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Solihull

Information Security
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 2 (66.67%) CESG
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) SIEM
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) SAP ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Qualys
2 1 (33.33%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (33.33%) Nessus
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) CISM

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP ERP
1 1 (33.33%) SAP IS-U
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Information Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security Officer
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) CESG
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 2 (66.67%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) Qualys