The median annual salary for an Information Security Specialist was - in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security Specialist
England / South West
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 238 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Specialist 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.057% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.059% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Median salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% -16.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5136 5114 5837
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.96% 97.63% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4279 4337 4923
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Information Security Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West that featured Information Security Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Specialist in the South West

Information Security Specialist
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Information Security Specialist in the South West