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 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 29 43 55
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +12
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 4 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.72% 0.76% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 0.93% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Median salary £46,000 £32,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+43.75% -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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
182 216 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 78.45% 82.13% 81.94%
Number of salaries quoted 162 198 179
Median salary £45,000 £32,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -20.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 3 (42.86%) Degree
1 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
1 3 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (42.86%) SaaS
1 3 (42.86%) E-Discovery
1 3 (42.86%) SIEM
1 3 (42.86%) ISACA
1 3 (42.86%) IaaS
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile Device Management
1 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (42.86%) SDLC
1 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
1 3 (42.86%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 3 (42.86%) SANS
1 3 (42.86%) CompTIA Security+
1 3 (42.86%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (42.86%) CEH
1 3 (42.86%) Cryptography
1 3 (42.86%) Security+ Certification
1 3 (42.86%) GIAC
1 3 (42.86%) Risk Assessment
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) CCSP
1 3 (42.86%) CISSP
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (42.86%) DRM
1 3 (42.86%) SSCP
1 3 (42.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (42.86%) IaaS
1 3 (42.86%) SaaS
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Security Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) IT Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) IT Security Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Information Officer
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security Officer
3 2 (28.57%) Security Officer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior IT Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate IT Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) IT Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Cryptography
1 3 (42.86%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
1 3 (42.86%) DRM
1 3 (42.86%) E-Discovery
1 3 (42.86%) ITSM
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile Device Management
1 3 (42.86%) Risk Assessment
1 3 (42.86%) SDLC
1 3 (42.86%) SIEM
1 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (28.57%) IT Audit
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 3 (42.86%) CCSP
1 3 (42.86%) CEH
1 3 (42.86%) CISA
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (42.86%) CISM
1 3 (42.86%) CISSP
1 3 (42.86%) CompTIA Security+
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
1 3 (42.86%) GIAC
1 3 (42.86%) ISACA
1 3 (42.86%) SANS
1 3 (42.86%) Security+ Certification
1 3 (42.86%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (28.57%) Sophos
2 2 (28.57%) Symantec
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Convergence Group
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago