The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset 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)
South West / Somerset
Rank 65 56 57
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 5 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.88% 2.84% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 3.29% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 0
Median salary £24,000 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.15% -
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 Somerset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
489 516 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 86.24% 86.14% 85.94%
Number of salaries quoted 393 455 391
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £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 Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset 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 Somerset

Information Security
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Somerset

Information Security
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Somerset 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
Bath - 5 £24,000 -
Information Security
South West

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

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 Somerset region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
1 5 (71.43%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (57.14%) Time Management
2 4 (57.14%) Advertising
3 2 (28.57%) Replication
3 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
3 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) MS Office
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Dell
3 2 (28.57%) Veritas
3 2 (28.57%) Sophos
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 2 (28.57%) Veeam
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (28.57%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (28.57%) RedGate
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (28.57%) Tableau

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (28.57%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (28.57%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (57.14%) Advertising
2 2 (28.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Consultant
1 5 (71.43%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 5 (71.43%) Recruitment Consultant
1 5 (71.43%) Security Consultant
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Consultant
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Recruitment Consultant
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Security Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) IT Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Marketing Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 2 (28.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (57.14%) Time Management
3 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
3 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data-Driven Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) Line Management
3 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Server Building
3 2 (28.57%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (28.57%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Dell
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Rackspace
1 2 (28.57%) RedGate
1 2 (28.57%) Sophos
1 2 (28.57%) Tableau
1 2 (28.57%) Veeam
1 2 (28.57%) Veritas