The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Weymouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 8 15 7
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 3 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Weymouth 12.00% 2.22% 21.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.04% 2.70% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 10
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Information Security
Dorset

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Weymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
23 37 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Weymouth 92.00% 82.22% 84.62%
Number of salaries quoted 15 33 40
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Weymouth

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Weymouth

Information Security
Salary Trend in Weymouth

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Weymouth

Information Security
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Weymouth

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Weymouth 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 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
1 3 (100.00%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) FWSM
2 2 (66.67%) CCSA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Weymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Weymouth 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) FWSM
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
General
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Network Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (66.67%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia