The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 22 29
Rank change year-on-year +1 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 16 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 8.60% 4.55% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.58% 5.61% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 3
Median salary £67,500 £75,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  

Information Security is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Canary Wharf
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 167 107 149
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 89.78% 81.06% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 132 104 121
Median salary £70,550 £72,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.68% +11.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £81,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf citing Information Security as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Canary Wharf

Information Security
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Salary trend for Information Security in Canary Wharf

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in Canary Wharf over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 20 (76.92%) CISSP
1 20 (76.92%) Finance
2 18 (69.23%) CISM
3 14 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (53.85%) ITIL
4 13 (50.00%) Degree
5 12 (46.15%) CISA
6 10 (38.46%) Linux
7 9 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (34.62%) Management Information System
7 9 (34.62%) Data Protection Act
7 9 (34.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 9 (34.62%) Data Protection
8 8 (30.77%) Vulnerability Management
8 8 (30.77%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 8 (30.77%) Oracle Applications
8 8 (30.77%) CCSP
8 8 (30.77%) Windows
8 8 (30.77%) Oracle
8 8 (30.77%) Security Operations
8 8 (30.77%) SANS
9 7 (26.92%) PRINCE2
9 7 (26.92%) Risk Assessment
9 7 (26.92%) Incident Management
10 6 (23.08%) SIEM
11 5 (19.23%) GIAC
11 5 (19.23%) Time Management
11 5 (19.23%) Business Continuity
11 5 (19.23%) Security Management
11 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Office
2 2 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Network Security
2 3 (11.54%) Firewall
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.85%) LAN
3 1 (3.85%) WAN
General
1 20 (76.92%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Consultant
1 8 (30.77%) Security Consultant
2 4 (15.38%) IT Manager
2 4 (15.38%) Security Manager
3 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Operational Security Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Operations Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Security Operations Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Security Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Security Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Data Protection Act
1 9 (34.62%) Management Information System
2 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
4 2 (7.69%) Fintech
5 1 (3.85%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Linux
2 8 (30.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) ITIL
1 14 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (34.62%) Data Protection
3 8 (30.77%) Security Operations
3 8 (30.77%) Vulnerability Management
4 7 (26.92%) Incident Management
4 7 (26.92%) PRINCE2
4 7 (26.92%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (23.08%) SIEM
6 5 (19.23%) Business Continuity
6 5 (19.23%) Security Management
6 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
6 5 (19.23%) Time Management
7 4 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (15.38%) Security Architecture
7 4 (15.38%) Threat Detection
8 3 (11.54%) Change Management
8 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
9 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) C
2 2 (7.69%) Perl
2 2 (7.69%) Python
2 2 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (76.92%) CISSP
2 18 (69.23%) CISM
3 13 (50.00%) Degree
4 12 (46.15%) CISA
5 9 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (30.77%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 8 (30.77%) CCSP
6 8 (30.77%) SANS
7 5 (19.23%) GIAC
8 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
8 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
9 2 (7.69%) CEH
9 2 (7.69%) CISMP
9 2 (7.69%) PgMP
9 2 (7.69%) PMI Certification
9 2 (7.69%) PMP
9 2 (7.69%) QiCA
10 1 (3.85%) CCNA
10 1 (3.85%) CCNP
10 1 (3.85%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (34.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.69%) BS25999
2 2 (7.69%) COBIT
2 2 (7.69%) ISO22301
2 2 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.85%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) Splunk
3 2 (7.69%) TOWER Software
4 1 (3.85%) AlgoSec
4 1 (3.85%) ArcSight
4 1 (3.85%) Blue Coat
4 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.85%) F5
4 1 (3.85%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) Interwoven
4 1 (3.85%) Juniper
4 1 (3.85%) Palo Alto
4 1 (3.85%) Qualys
4 1 (3.85%) Riverbed
4 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds