The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 52 64
Rank change year-on-year +8 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 34 22 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 4.38% 3.14% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.00% 3.59% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 21 13 11
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -38.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £77,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 Coventry with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 680 612 699
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 87.52% 87.30% 86.40%
Number of salaries quoted 570 505 562
Median salary £42,500 £42,655 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.36% -5.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry 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 Coventry

Information Security
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Information Security in Coventry

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in Coventry over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Coventry

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 32 (54.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (38.98%) CISSP
3 22 (37.29%) Security Architecture
4 18 (30.51%) PCI DSS
5 16 (27.12%) ITIL
6 15 (25.42%) Cybersecurity
7 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
7 13 (22.03%) Management Information System
8 12 (20.34%) Finance
9 11 (18.64%) Change Management
9 11 (18.64%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
10 10 (16.95%) CISM
10 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Office
10 10 (16.95%) Risk Management
10 10 (16.95%) TOGAF
11 9 (15.25%) SAN
11 9 (15.25%) Apple
11 9 (15.25%) Security Operations
11 9 (15.25%) Android
11 9 (15.25%) COBIT
11 9 (15.25%) Network Security
12 8 (13.56%) CRISC
12 8 (13.56%) NIST 800
12 8 (13.56%) CISA
12 8 (13.56%) PRINCE2
12 8 (13.56%) Penetration Testing
12 8 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (11.86%) Firewall
13 7 (11.86%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 7 (11.86%) DevOps

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 2 (3.39%) OpenEdge
1 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.25%) Network Security
1 9 (15.25%) SAN
2 7 (11.86%) Firewall
3 5 (8.47%) NAS
4 4 (6.78%) Ethernet
4 4 (6.78%) LAN
4 4 (6.78%) MPLS
4 4 (6.78%) SNMP
4 4 (6.78%) VLAN
4 4 (6.78%) WAN
5 2 (3.39%) VPN
6 1 (1.69%) HTTP
6 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.69%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.47%) Hadoop
1 5 (8.47%) Looker
2 1 (1.69%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Fiddler
General
1 12 (20.34%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Military
3 2 (3.39%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.69%) Back Office
4 1 (1.69%) Games
4 1 (1.69%) Law
4 1 (1.69%) Legal
4 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (27.12%) Analyst
2 10 (16.95%) Security Manager
3 9 (15.25%) Support Analyst
4 8 (13.56%) Consultant
5 7 (11.86%) Information Manager
5 7 (11.86%) Information Security Manager
5 7 (11.86%) Security Analyst
6 6 (10.17%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 6 (10.17%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
6 6 (10.17%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (10.17%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 6 (10.17%) Head of Architecture
6 6 (10.17%) Information Analyst
6 6 (10.17%) Information Security Analyst
6 6 (10.17%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (8.47%) Architect
7 5 (8.47%) Head of Security
7 5 (8.47%) Security Architect
8 4 (6.78%) Information Security Consultant
8 4 (6.78%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) .NET
2 1 (1.69%) Node.js
2 1 (1.69%) React
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.03%) Management Information System
2 5 (8.47%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.39%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.69%) BYOD
5 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.69%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.25%) Android
2 6 (10.17%) Linux
3 3 (5.08%) Kali Linux
4 2 (3.39%) Unix
4 2 (3.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.29%) Security Architecture
2 16 (27.12%) ITIL
3 15 (25.42%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (18.64%) Change Management
5 10 (16.95%) Risk Management
5 10 (16.95%) TOGAF
6 9 (15.25%) Security Operations
7 8 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (13.56%) Penetration Testing
7 8 (13.56%) PRINCE2
8 7 (11.86%) Data Protection
8 7 (11.86%) DevOps
8 7 (11.86%) Information Assurance
9 6 (10.17%) Incident Management
10 5 (8.47%) Information Security Management
10 5 (8.47%) ISMS
10 5 (8.47%) OWASP
10 5 (8.47%) Release Management
10 5 (8.47%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (8.47%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.17%) Python
2 5 (8.47%) Perl
3 3 (5.08%) SQL
4 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (38.98%) CISSP
2 11 (18.64%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 10 (16.95%) CISM
4 8 (13.56%) CISA
4 8 (13.56%) CRISC
5 6 (10.17%) Degree
6 5 (8.47%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (6.78%) CCNA
7 4 (6.78%) CCNP
7 4 (6.78%) CCSP
7 4 (6.78%) CESG Certified Professional
7 4 (6.78%) CISMP
7 4 (6.78%) CLAS
7 4 (6.78%) ISSAP
7 4 (6.78%) ISSEP
7 4 (6.78%) PCI QSA
7 4 (6.78%) SANS
8 2 (3.39%) ISEB
8 2 (3.39%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
8 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (54.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (30.51%) PCI DSS
3 9 (15.25%) COBIT
4 8 (13.56%) NIST 800
5 7 (11.86%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 4 (6.78%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (3.39%) ISO 14001
7 2 (3.39%) ISO 9001
8 1 (1.69%) GDPR
8 1 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) HP Fortify
1 5 (8.47%) Nessus
2 3 (5.08%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.25%) Apple
3 5 (8.47%) HP
3 5 (8.47%) NetApp
3 5 (8.47%) Veracode
4 3 (5.08%) CheckPoint
4 3 (5.08%) Cisco
4 3 (5.08%) McAfee
5 2 (3.39%) Palo Alto
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £55000 per annum
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Salary: £55000 per annum
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Coventry
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Salary: £39000 - £48500 per annum + Flexible benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago