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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 12 42 49
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +7
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 17 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 10.30% 0.36% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.50% 0.49% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 1
Median salary £46,000 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +21.05%
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 Solihull region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
136 205 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 82.42% 73.48% 88.58%
Number of salaries quoted 121 189 174
Median salary £43,750 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £29,265
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of job ads across the Solihull 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 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 28 September 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Solihull

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 28 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 18 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (47.62%) IT Audit
2 10 (47.62%) Finance
3 8 (38.10%) Information Security Management
3 8 (38.10%) Security Management
4 7 (33.33%) Symantec
4 7 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (33.33%) Sophos
5 6 (28.57%) Retail
6 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
7 4 (19.05%) ITIL
7 4 (19.05%) ISMS
8 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
8 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (9.52%) COBIT
8 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
8 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
9 1 (4.76%) STB
9 1 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (4.76%) CISA
9 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
9 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
9 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
9 1 (4.76%) MS Office
9 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
9 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 1 (4.76%) Regulatory Compliance
9 1 (4.76%) IT Governance
9 1 (4.76%) Security Testing
9 1 (4.76%) Security Operations

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Information Security Specialist
1 7 (33.33%) Information Specialist
1 7 (33.33%) IT Engineer
1 7 (33.33%) IT Security Engineer
1 7 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 7 (33.33%) Security Specialist
1 7 (33.33%) Senior IT Engineer
1 7 (33.33%) Senior Security Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Analyst
2 2 (9.52%) Information Officer
2 2 (9.52%) Information Security Officer
2 2 (9.52%) IT Analyst
2 2 (9.52%) IT Manager
2 2 (9.52%) IT Security Analyst
2 2 (9.52%) Security Analyst
2 2 (9.52%) Security Officer
3 1 (4.76%) Administrator
3 1 (4.76%) Audit Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Service Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.76%) STB
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) IT Audit
2 8 (38.10%) Information Security Management
2 8 (38.10%) Security Management
3 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
4 4 (19.05%) ISMS
4 4 (19.05%) ITIL
5 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
5 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
5 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.76%) Change Control
6 1 (4.76%) IT Governance
6 1 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Regulatory Compliance
6 1 (4.76%) Security Operations
6 1 (4.76%) Security Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (9.52%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Sophos
1 7 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
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