The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Specialist
Rank - - 80
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Specialist 0 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - - 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
Information Security Specialist
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1268 931 1096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.50% 94.61% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1090 777 937
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £25,184
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Information Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Specialist in the job title across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Information Security Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Wales