The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tunbridge Wells region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 45 22 38
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +16
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 2.42% 1.06% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 1.14% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Average salary £30,000 £48,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.14% -39.37%
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.52% -8.00%
Information Security
Kent

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tunbridge Wells
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
189 88 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 91.30% 93.62% 82.09%
Number of salaries quoted 149 80 102
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

Information Security
Salary Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Tunbridge Wells

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Tunbridge Wells region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security.

1 11 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (81.82%) CISSP
3 8 (72.73%) ITIL
3 8 (72.73%) Business Continuity
4 6 (54.55%) Information Security Management
4 6 (54.55%) Security Management
4 6 (54.55%) Windows
4 6 (54.55%) Data Centre
5 5 (45.45%) Data Centre Operations
5 5 (45.45%) Data Privacy
5 5 (45.45%) ISMS
5 5 (45.45%) PCI DSS
5 5 (45.45%) SSCP
5 5 (45.45%) Service Management
5 5 (45.45%) CISM
5 5 (45.45%) ITSM
5 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
5 5 (45.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 5 (45.45%) Incident Management
6 4 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (36.36%) CHFI
7 3 (27.27%) Security Testing
7 3 (27.27%) SIEM
7 3 (27.27%) Coaching
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (18.18%) Information Management
8 2 (18.18%) Data Security
8 2 (18.18%) COBIT

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Tunbridge Wells region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) Redis
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Security Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Information Manager
1 5 (45.45%) Information Security Manager
1 5 (45.45%) IT Security Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Security Manager
2 1 (9.09%) IT Operations Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Information Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) ITIL
1 8 (72.73%) Business Continuity
2 6 (54.55%) Information Security Management
2 6 (54.55%) Security Management
3 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
3 5 (45.45%) Service Management
3 5 (45.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 5 (45.45%) Incident Management
3 5 (45.45%) ISMS
3 5 (45.45%) Data Privacy
3 5 (45.45%) ITSM
3 5 (45.45%) Data Centre Operations
4 4 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Security Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (27.27%) Coaching
5 3 (27.27%) SIEM
6 2 (18.18%) Data Security
6 2 (18.18%) Information Management
7 1 (9.09%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) CISSP
2 5 (45.45%) SSCP
2 5 (45.45%) CISM
3 4 (36.36%) CHFI
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (45.45%) PCI DSS
3 2 (18.18%) COBIT
4 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Nimble Storage