The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Warrington region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 65 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 5 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 0.97% 0.86% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 1.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -4.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
427 267 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 82.91% 76.29% 75.18%
Number of salaries quoted 351 212 396
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Information Security
Cheshire

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 28 July 2014.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Warrington

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 4 (57.14%) Information Security Management
1 4 (57.14%) Security Management
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) MCSE
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) ISMS
3 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
3 2 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 2 (28.57%) XenApp
3 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
3 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (28.57%) SLA
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Multimedia
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) IIS
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Multimedia
2 1 (14.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Security Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Information Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security Management
1 4 (57.14%) Security Management
2 2 (28.57%) ISMS
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) SIEM
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
1 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) CISSP
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
1 2 (28.57%) XenApp
1 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
1 2 (28.57%) HP
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft