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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
West Midlands / Solihull
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 28 42
Rank change year-on-year -2 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 6 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 2.99% 1.75% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.17% 2.19% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 2
Median salary £41,250 £46,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.32% +43.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £46,000 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £46,000 £40,400
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 Solihull with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Solihull
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 189 183 239
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 94.03% 80.26% 90.53%
Number of salaries quoted 178 162 205
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% +38.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Solihull 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 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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Solihull

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

1 7 (87.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (87.50%) PCI DSS
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) ITSM
3 4 (50.00%) Service Management
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (37.50%) Regulatory Compliance
4 3 (37.50%) ISMS
4 3 (37.50%) Information Security Governance
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 1 (12.50%) People Management
6 1 (12.50%) SDLC
6 1 (12.50%) IT Audit
6 1 (12.50%) Banking
6 1 (12.50%) Retail
6 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
6 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (12.50%) Information Security Management
6 1 (12.50%) Data Security
6 1 (12.50%) Security Management
6 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
6 1 (12.50%) CISSP
6 1 (12.50%) CISA
6 1 (12.50%) CISM
6 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery

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 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Information Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Information Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Information Services Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Information Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Security Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Security Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Service Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) ITSM
1 4 (50.00%) Service Management
1 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security Governance
2 3 (37.50%) ISMS
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Regulatory Compliance
3 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Security
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security Management
4 1 (12.50%) IT Audit
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) People Management
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Security Management
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CISA
1 1 (12.50%) CISM
1 1 (12.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (87.50%) PCI DSS