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

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 42 39 52
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +13
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.98% 0.83% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.28% 1.14% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 1
Median salary £37,500 £43,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -7.89%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
219 175 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 86.56% 72.31% 87.11%
Number of salaries quoted 190 143 234
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £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 8 December 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Solihull

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 21 (95.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (54.55%) Finance
3 9 (40.91%) Information Security Management
3 9 (40.91%) Security Management
3 9 (40.91%) IT Audit
4 7 (31.82%) Symantec
4 7 (31.82%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (31.82%) Sophos
5 6 (27.27%) Retail
6 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity
6 4 (18.18%) ISMS
6 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
7 3 (13.64%) COBIT
7 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (13.64%) ITIL
8 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
8 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
8 2 (9.09%) CISA
8 2 (9.09%) Security Operations
9 1 (4.55%) Regulatory Compliance
9 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
9 1 (4.55%) Patch Management
9 1 (4.55%) Security Patching
9 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
9 1 (4.55%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 1 (4.55%) ISO22301
9 1 (4.55%) IT Governance
9 1 (4.55%) Security Testing
9 1 (4.55%) SCCM
9 1 (4.55%) Change Control

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 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
General
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Information Security Specialist
1 7 (31.82%) Information Specialist
1 7 (31.82%) IT Engineer
1 7 (31.82%) IT Security Engineer
1 7 (31.82%) Security Engineer
1 7 (31.82%) Security Specialist
1 7 (31.82%) Senior IT Engineer
1 7 (31.82%) Senior Security Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) IT Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) IT Security Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Security Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Information Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Security Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Service Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Information Security Risk Manager
4 1 (4.55%) IT Audit Manager
4 1 (4.55%) IT Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
1 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.55%) STB
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Information Security Management
1 9 (40.91%) IT Audit
1 9 (40.91%) Security Management
2 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity
2 4 (18.18%) ISMS
2 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
3 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) Security Operations
5 1 (4.55%) Change Control
5 1 (4.55%) Change Management
5 1 (4.55%) IT Governance
5 1 (4.55%) Patch Management
5 1 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Regulatory Compliance
5 1 (4.55%) Security Patching
5 1 (4.55%) Security Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (95.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (13.64%) COBIT
3 1 (4.55%) ISO22301
3 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Sophos
1 7 (31.82%) Symantec
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft