Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 62 94
Rank change year-on-year -10 +32 +1
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 13 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 2.00% 2.54% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 2.73% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 8
Warrington median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £60,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% -9.09% +42.35%
10th Percentile £21,000 £41,100 £44,625
90th Percentile £64,250 £57,500 £70,000
Cheshire median annual salary £46,250 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -15.91% +10.00% -14.53%

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 advertised in Warrington with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Warrington
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 547 587 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 84.28% 93.03% 91.89%
Number of salaries quoted 443 502 786
Warrington median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% - +1.33%
10th Percentile £25,450 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £53,250 £53,750
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% -

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

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 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Warrington

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 5 (38.46%) CISSP
2 4 (30.77%) Firewall
3 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 3 (23.08%) ISSAP
3 3 (23.08%) Network Security
3 3 (23.08%) SIEM
3 3 (23.08%) Cybercrime
4 2 (15.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (15.38%) DDoS Mitigation
4 2 (15.38%) Line Management
4 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
4 2 (15.38%) Security Operations
4 2 (15.38%) Security Monitoring
4 2 (15.38%) Privileged Access Management
4 2 (15.38%) ArcSight
4 2 (15.38%) Web Development
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) CESG
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) CISM
4 2 (15.38%) Service Management
4 2 (15.38%) Juniper
4 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (15.38%) Windows XP

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 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) Network Security
3 2 (15.38%) LAN
3 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (15.38%) VPN
3 2 (15.38%) WAN
4 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
1 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) GIS
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
1 2 (15.38%) Architect
1 2 (15.38%) Consultant
1 2 (15.38%) Developer
1 2 (15.38%) Field Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) Field Support Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) IT Manager
1 2 (15.38%) IT Security Manager
1 2 (15.38%) Security Consultant
1 2 (15.38%) Security Manager
1 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) Technical Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) Technical Support
1 2 (15.38%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (7.69%) Information Security Architect
2 1 (7.69%) Information Security Specialist
2 1 (7.69%) Information Specialist
2 1 (7.69%) IT Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Cybercrime
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) CESG
2 2 (15.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Private Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) SIEM
2 2 (15.38%) DDoS Mitigation
2 2 (15.38%) Line Management
2 2 (15.38%) MVC
2 2 (15.38%) Privileged Access Management
2 2 (15.38%) Security Monitoring
2 2 (15.38%) Security Operations
2 2 (15.38%) Service Management
2 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (15.38%) Web Development
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) CRM
3 1 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (7.69%) Data Loss Prevention
3 1 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (7.69%) Network Virtualisation
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) C
2 1 (7.69%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) CISSP
2 3 (23.08%) ISSAP
3 2 (15.38%) CISM
4 1 (7.69%) CISA
4 1 (7.69%) IISP
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) FortiGate
1 1 (7.69%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) ArcSight
1 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
1 2 (15.38%) Juniper
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
2 1 (7.69%) HP