Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Information Security Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Information Security Management over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security Management
UK > Wales
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 155 157
Rank change year-on-year +22 +2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Management 6 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.30% 0.11% 0.036%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.13% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Wales median annual salary £43,750 £82,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -46.97% +50.00% +4.27%
10th Percentile £35,423 £78,750 £52,500
90th Percentile £52,750 £93,450 £57,500
UK median annual salary £52,750 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -8.26% -4.17% +20.00%

Information Security Management 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 Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1829 2344 2358
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 90.10% 88.86% 85.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1572 2006 1983
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,500 £22,550
90th Percentile £57,400 £55,250 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%

Information Security Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Management in Wales

Information Security Management
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Information Security Management in Wales

Information Security Management
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Management in Wales over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security Management in Wales

Information Security Management
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Management within the Wales region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +36 5 £45,000 -45.45%
North Wales - 1 £42,500 -
Information Security Management
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Information Security Management 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 Wales region with a requirement for Information Security Management.

1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) Security Management
2 4 (66.67%) CISSP
3 3 (50.00%) CISM
3 3 (50.00%) ISMS
3 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (33.33%) MBA
4 2 (33.33%) CRISC
4 2 (33.33%) Regulatory Compliance
4 2 (33.33%) GDPR
4 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (33.33%) Law
4 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (16.67%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (16.67%) Welsh Language
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security
5 1 (16.67%) Legal
5 1 (16.67%) IPsec
5 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) CISA
5 1 (16.67%) SMS
5 1 (16.67%) HTTP
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft

Information Security Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) IPsec
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
1 1 (16.67%) SMS
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (33.33%) Law
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Head of Information
1 2 (33.33%) Head of Information Security
1 2 (33.33%) Head of Security
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Information Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Information Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Information Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Security Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (16.67%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (16.67%) Freedom of Information Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) Security Management
2 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (50.00%) ISMS
3 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 2 (33.33%) Regulatory Compliance
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
4 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CISSP
2 3 (50.00%) CISM
3 2 (33.33%) CRISC
3 2 (33.33%) MBA
4 1 (16.67%) CISA
4 1 (16.67%) CISMP
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) GDPR
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (16.67%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (16.67%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 1 (16.67%) IASME
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft