The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 58 62 51
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 8 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 1.62% 0.78% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 0.93% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 3
Average salary £57,500 £49,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.34% +22.50%
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.52% -8.00%
Information Security
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
444 430 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 90.06% 83.50% 79.49%
Number of salaries quoted 384 354 224
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £53,400
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Information Security
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Warrington

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Warrington

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 17 (80.95%) ITIL
2 16 (76.19%) Firewall
2 16 (76.19%) Finance
3 15 (71.43%) ERP
3 15 (71.43%) COBIT
4 13 (61.90%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 13 (61.90%) Risk Assessment
5 12 (57.14%) Security Management
5 12 (57.14%) Network Security
6 8 (38.10%) Life Science
6 8 (38.10%) Legal
7 7 (33.33%) Manufacturing
7 7 (33.33%) Management Information System
7 7 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 5 (23.81%) Information Security Management
10 4 (19.05%) Degree
11 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
12 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
12 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
12 2 (9.52%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
12 2 (9.52%) Windows
12 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
12 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
12 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
12 2 (9.52%) .NET
12 2 (9.52%) SQL Server

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (76.19%) Firewall
2 12 (57.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
General
1 16 (76.19%) Finance
2 8 (38.10%) Legal
3 7 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Analyst
1 15 (71.43%) Security Analyst
1 15 (71.43%) Information Analyst
1 15 (71.43%) Information Security Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Risk Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Lead Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Principle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
1 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Life Science
2 7 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
1 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
1 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) ITIL
2 15 (71.43%) ERP
3 13 (61.90%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 13 (61.90%) Risk Assessment
4 12 (57.14%) Security Management
5 5 (23.81%) Information Security Management
6 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
6 2 (9.52%) Line Management
6 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.52%) Coaching
6 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
6 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.52%) Web Development
6 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.76%) ISMS
7 1 (4.76%) Digital Forensics
7 1 (4.76%) Security Architecture
7 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
1 2 (9.52%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) CISSP
2 1 (4.76%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (71.43%) COBIT
2 7 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
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