Period
to 16 December 2017

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 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
South Wales > Bridgend
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bridgend 3.85% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.17% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Bridgend median annual salary £24,500 - -
South Wales median annual salary £33,000 £52,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -36.54% -5.46% +39.24%

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 24 61 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bridgend 92.31% 93.85% 70.14%
Number of salaries quoted 23 55 88
Bridgend median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +2.19% -4.86%
10th Percentile £24,850 £22,500 £17,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £48,000 £43,750
South Wales median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +2.67% +4.17% +2.86%

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT jobs citing Information Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bridgend region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware