The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Thames Valley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank - 9 11
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley - 8.82% 6.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 10.00% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £95,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +58.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Information Security
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Thames Valley region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Thames Valley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18 30 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 100.00% 88.24% 81.82%
Number of salaries quoted 14 28 21
Average salary £52,500 £46,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.13% -31.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £46,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Thames Valley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

Information Security
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Information Security Salary Trend in the Thames Valley