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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank - 12 8
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley - 2.70% 10.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.33% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £95,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +90.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £48,250
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +0.51%
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
6 30 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 85.71% 81.08% 82.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 30 14
Average salary £75,000 £46,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.04% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £46,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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