The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newport 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
South Wales / Newport
Rank 35 36 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 -  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 0.56% 0.81% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 0.93% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Median salary £24,000 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.00% -  
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 Newport with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Newport
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 140 216 157
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newport 78.21% 87.10% 78.89%
Number of salaries quoted 127 200 150
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newport 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 Newport

Information Security
Salary Trend in Newport

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

Salary trend for Information Security in Newport

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 24 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 Newport region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 7 (70.00%) Risk Management
1 7 (70.00%) Information Assurance
2 6 (60.00%) Security Architecture
2 6 (60.00%) Statistics
2 6 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (60.00%) Time Management
3 3 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (20.00%) CISSP
4 2 (20.00%) RMADS
5 1 (10.00%) IT Audit
5 1 (10.00%) Service Design
5 1 (10.00%) JSP 440
5 1 (10.00%) ISMS
5 1 (10.00%) Line Management
5 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (10.00%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (10.00%) IISP
5 1 (10.00%) CLAS
5 1 (10.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) CISA
5 1 (10.00%) CISM
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Firewall
5 1 (10.00%) Information Security Management
5 1 (10.00%) Security Management
5 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (10.00%) Lotus
5 1 (10.00%) Intranet
5 1 (10.00%) Tivoli

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Newport 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 (10.00%) IBM Notes
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
1 1 (10.00%) LDAP
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Information Security Advisor
1 6 (60.00%) Security Advisor
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Security Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Information Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Information Assurance
1 7 (70.00%) Risk Management
2 6 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (60.00%) Security Architecture
2 6 (60.00%) Statistics
2 6 (60.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (10.00%) ISMS
3 1 (10.00%) IT Audit
3 1 (10.00%) Line Management
3 1 (10.00%) Logistics
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (10.00%) Security Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Service Design
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CISSP
2 1 (10.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (10.00%) CISA
2 1 (10.00%) CISM
2 1 (10.00%) CISMP
2 1 (10.00%) CLAS
2 1 (10.00%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (20.00%) RMADS
3 1 (10.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (10.00%) JSP 440
3 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) ICL
1 1 (10.00%) Lotus