Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
West Midlands > Solihull
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 27 60
Rank change year-on-year -26 +33 +13
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 4 24 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 1.00% 5.70% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 6.76% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 5 23 4
Solihull median annual salary £44,000 £46,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +5.14% -7.89%
10th Percentile £35,150 £35,850 £26,200
90th Percentile £51,250 £50,000 £54,625
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 Solihull with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Solihull
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 358 355 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 89.05% 84.32% 78.44%
Number of salaries quoted 325 316 368
Solihull median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +14.09% -0.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £75,500 £73,125 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

Job postings citing Information Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Solihull.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Solihull

Information Security
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Salary trend for Information Security in Solihull

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Solihull

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in Solihull over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Solihull

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (75.00%) ISMS
3 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (50.00%) Information Security Governance
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) CISA
4 1 (25.00%) CISM
4 1 (25.00%) CISSP
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Information Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Information Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Security Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ISMS
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security Governance
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISA
1 1 (25.00%) CISM
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS