The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
West Midlands / Shropshire
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 44 39
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 0 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire - 2.32% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.53% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 2
Median salary - £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £53,536 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.97% +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 Shropshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Shropshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 175 316 199
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 83.73% 91.59% 86.15%
Number of salaries quoted 124 250 162
Median salary £39,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.42% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Shropshire 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 Shropshire

Information Security
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for Information Security in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 2 (100.00%) Finance

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Information Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Information Risk Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Security Risk Analyst