The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 24 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.
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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK
Number of salaries quoted
Median annual salary
Median salary % change year-on-year
UK excluding London median annual salary
% change year-on-year
Information Security Job Vacancy Trend
Job postings citing Information Security as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.
Information Security Salary Trend
3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Information Security.
Information Security Salary Histogram
Salary distribution for jobs citing Information Security over the 6 months to 24 November 2020.
Information Security Top 18 Job Locations
The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the UK over the 6 months to 24 November 2020.
The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.
Information Security Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills
For the 6 months to 24 November 2020, IT jobs citing Information Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity.
The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Information Security.
Information Security Co-occurring IT Skills 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: