Period
to 28 October 2020

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 28 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
28 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 33 40 63
Rank change year-on-year +7 +23 +10
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 13 16 19
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Warrington 5.14% 3.83% 2.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.68% 4.16% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 18
Median annual salary £38,750 £42,000 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.74% -45.81% +181.82%
10th Percentile £32,500 £40,250 £46,750
90th Percentile £60,250 £73,750 £78,750
Cheshire median annual salary £38,750 £42,000 £54,500
% change year-on-year -7.74% -22.94% +14.74%

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 229 385 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 90.51% 92.11% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 160 318 536
Median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,750 £26,250 £29,080
90th Percentile £73,250 £67,875 £65,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Warrington

Information Security
Salary Trend in Warrington

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Information Security in Warrington.

Salary trend for Information Security in Warrington

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Warrington

Salary distribution for jobs citing Information Security in Warrington over the 6 months to 28 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Warrington

For the 6 months to 28 October 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 across the Warrington region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 9 (69.23%) Legal
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) Back Office
3 4 (30.77%) Information Management
3 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) DV Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) Data Science
3 4 (30.77%) Police
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2016
4 3 (23.08%) IT Strategy
4 3 (23.08%) Strategic Thinking
4 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
4 3 (23.08%) Disruptive Innovation
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) Veeam
4 3 (23.08%) Information Assurance
4 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco
4 3 (23.08%) Firewall
4 3 (23.08%) Citrix
4 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
5 2 (15.38%) Cryptography

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 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Azure
2 1 (7.69%) AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (7.69%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) VoIP
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (69.23%) Legal
2 4 (30.77%) Back Office
2 4 (30.77%) Police
3 2 (15.38%) Public Sector
4 1 (7.69%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Architect
1 3 (23.08%) Domain Architect
1 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Data Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Information Assurance Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Information Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
3 1 (7.69%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Support
3 1 (7.69%) MySQL Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Security Assurance Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Security Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Support Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Cyberattack
1 1 (7.69%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2016
3 1 (7.69%) CentOS
3 1 (7.69%) Fedora
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Data Science
2 4 (30.77%) Information Management
3 3 (23.08%) Disruptive Innovation
3 3 (23.08%) Information Assurance
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) IT Strategy
3 3 (23.08%) Strategic Thinking
4 2 (15.38%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) Cryptography
4 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
4 2 (15.38%) Machine Learning
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (7.69%) E-Discovery
5 1 (7.69%) High Availability
5 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) SIEM
5 1 (7.69%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
1 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) DV Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (7.69%) GDPR
2 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Docker
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
1 4 (30.77%) VMware
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco
2 3 (23.08%) Citrix
2 3 (23.08%) Veeam