Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bridgend with a requirement for Information Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Information Security over the 6 months to 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
South Wales > Bridgend
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bridgend 4.17% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.26% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Bridgend median annual salary £28,000 - -
South Wales median annual salary £48,500 £44,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +8.99% +7.23% -30.83%

Information Security is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bridgend with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bridgend
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 38 32 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bridgend 79.17% 88.89% 79.17%
Number of salaries quoted 32 30 90
Bridgend median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £27,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +37.61% -22.14%
10th Percentile £27,000 £24,150 £17,000
90th Percentile £56,225 £47,500 £47,550
South Wales median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26% +2.70%

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT jobs citing Information Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bridgend region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) PKI
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) ISMS
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Security Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Master's Degree

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) ISMS
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Security Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft