The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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)
Cheshire / Warrington
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 41 52
Rank change year-on-year -5 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 16 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 4.12% 2.75% 2.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.68% 2.98% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 12
Median salary £22,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -58.09% -8.69%  
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 Warrington with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Warrington
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 342 235 458
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 88.14% 92.16% 93.09%
Number of salaries quoted 288 212 410
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warrington 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 Warrington

Information Security
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Salary trend for Information Security in Warrington

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Warrington

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in Warrington over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Warrington

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 Warrington region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 10 (45.45%) CISM
2 9 (40.91%) CISA
2 9 (40.91%) IT Governance
2 9 (40.91%) IT Strategy
3 8 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (31.82%) ISMS
4 7 (31.82%) Demand Management
4 7 (31.82%) Economics
4 7 (31.82%) SLA
5 5 (22.73%) VPN
5 5 (22.73%) Service Management
5 5 (22.73%) MySQL
5 5 (22.73%) Windows
5 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
5 5 (22.73%) LAN
5 5 (22.73%) WAN
5 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (22.73%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (22.73%) SIEM
5 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (22.73%) Network Security
5 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
5 5 (22.73%) Security Operations
6 4 (18.18%) Security Operations Centre
6 4 (18.18%) Firewall
7 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
7 3 (13.64%) CISSP
7 3 (13.64%) Juniper
7 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) LAN
1 5 (22.73%) Network Security
1 5 (22.73%) VPN
1 5 (22.73%) WAN
2 4 (18.18%) Firewall
3 3 (13.64%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) GIS
General
1 5 (22.73%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Head of Security
2 5 (22.73%) Field Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Field Support Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Support Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Technical Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Technical Support
2 5 (22.73%) Technical Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.55%) IT Security Manager
5 1 (4.55%) IT Security Officer
5 1 (4.55%) Management Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Security Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Security Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
1 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
1 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
2 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) IT Governance
1 9 (40.91%) IT Strategy
2 7 (31.82%) Demand Management
2 7 (31.82%) Economics
2 7 (31.82%) ISMS
3 5 (22.73%) Security Operations
3 5 (22.73%) Service Management
3 5 (22.73%) SIEM
4 3 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (13.64%) Security Monitoring
4 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
5 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (4.55%) Digital Forensics
6 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.55%) Malware Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) CISM
2 9 (40.91%) CISA
3 3 (13.64%) CISSP
4 1 (4.55%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (4.55%) Degree
4 1 (4.55%) GCFA
4 1 (4.55%) GCIH
4 1 (4.55%) GREM
4 1 (4.55%) IISP
4 1 (4.55%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (4.55%) SANS
4 1 (4.55%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (31.82%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.55%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
1 3 (13.64%) Juniper
2 2 (9.09%) ArcSight
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco
2 2 (9.09%) Palo Alto
3 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
3 1 (4.55%) HP