The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Information Security Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Specialist
Rank 248 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Specialist 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.071% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £55,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-16.36% +12.82%
Information Security Specialist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5427 6015 5697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.82% 97.39% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4554 4936 4768
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,648
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Information Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Information Security Specialist in the job title.

Information Security Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Information Security Specialist
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Information Security Specialist Salary Trend in the South West

Information Security Specialist
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Specialist across the South West region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Information Security Specialist Salary Histogram in the South West

Information Security Specialist
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Specialist within the South West region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bristol - 2 £41,250 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £65,000 -
Somerset - 1 £40,000 - 1
Information Security Specialist
England

Information Security Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, Information Security Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring Information Security Specialist in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (66.67%) Information Security Management
2 4 (66.67%) Security Management
3 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 3 (50.00%) Data Privacy
3 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (50.00%) CISSP
3 3 (50.00%) BCP
3 3 (50.00%) CISM
3 3 (50.00%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) CISA
4 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Law
5 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (16.67%) Internal Audit
5 1 (16.67%) Content Development
5 1 (16.67%) CCNA
5 1 (16.67%) ITSM
5 1 (16.67%) Service Management
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
5 1 (16.67%) Social Media
5 1 (16.67%) Trend Analysis

Information Security Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (66.67%) Information Security Management
2 4 (66.67%) Security Management
3 3 (50.00%) BCP
3 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 3 (50.00%) Change Management
3 3 (50.00%) Data Privacy
4 1 (16.67%) Content Development
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
4 1 (16.67%) Internal Audit
4 1 (16.67%) ITSM
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CISM
1 3 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (33.33%) CISA
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
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