The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
West Midlands / Warwickshire
Rank 44 86 66
Rank change year-on-year +42 -20  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 20 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 3.45% 1.05% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.79% 1.15% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 9
Median salary £55,000 £46,250 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.91% +11.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,750 £33,045
10% offered a salary of more than £66,400 £56,250 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +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 Warwickshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Warwickshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 528 696 618
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 91.19% 91.58% 85.12%
Number of salaries quoted 422 529 556
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.52% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,800 £57,500 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

Information Security
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Salary trend for Information Security in Warwickshire

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in Warwickshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Warwickshire

Information Security
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stratford-upon-Avon +7 8 £47,000 +4.44%
Warwick +39 6 £57,500 -
Leamington Spa - 5 £60,000 -
Rugby - 1 £45,000 -
Information Security
West Midlands

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 18 (60.00%) CISSP
2 16 (53.33%) Finance
3 14 (46.67%) SIEM
4 13 (43.33%) Cybersecurity
5 11 (36.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (33.33%) CISM
7 9 (30.00%) Firewall
7 9 (30.00%) PCI DSS
8 8 (26.67%) GCIA
8 8 (26.67%) GCIH
8 8 (26.67%) Malware Analysis
8 8 (26.67%) Cyberthreat
9 7 (23.33%) Risk Management
10 6 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
10 6 (20.00%) CCNA
10 6 (20.00%) PCI QSA
11 5 (16.67%) Presales
11 5 (16.67%) Security Operations
11 5 (16.67%) GDPR
11 5 (16.67%) Degree
11 5 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
11 5 (16.67%) Data Protection
11 5 (16.67%) HTTPS
11 5 (16.67%) SSL
11 5 (16.67%) DNS
11 5 (16.67%) Cisco
11 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
12 4 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
12 4 (13.33%) Windows

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) Firewall
2 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (16.67%) DNS
3 5 (16.67%) HTTPS
3 5 (16.67%) SSL
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco IPT
4 3 (10.00%) Network Security
4 3 (10.00%) Wireless
5 2 (6.67%) LAN
5 2 (6.67%) SNMP
5 2 (6.67%) WAN
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (3.33%) Wireless Security
General
1 16 (53.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
3 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Analyst
2 9 (30.00%) Consultant
3 6 (20.00%) Cyberthreat Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Incident Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Security Manager
4 5 (16.67%) Security Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Data Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Data Protection Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Information Manager
5 4 (13.33%) Information Security Manager
5 4 (13.33%) Security Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) Information Risk Manager
6 3 (10.00%) Information Security Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) Information Security Risk Manager
6 3 (10.00%) IT Manager
6 3 (10.00%) Risk Manager
7 2 (6.67%) Operational Security Manager
7 2 (6.67%) Operations Manager
7 2 (6.67%) Security Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Cyberthreat
2 5 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.00%) Cyber Defence
4 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.67%) Blog
4 2 (6.67%) Fintech
4 2 (6.67%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (3.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Linux
3 2 (6.67%) Unix
4 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) SIEM
2 13 (43.33%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (26.67%) Malware Analysis
4 7 (23.33%) Risk Management
5 5 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 5 (16.67%) Presales
5 5 (16.67%) Security Operations
6 4 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (13.33%) Regulatory Compliance
7 3 (10.00%) Business Continuity
7 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
7 3 (10.00%) Project Management
8 2 (6.67%) Business Continuity Planning
8 2 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (6.67%) Change Control
8 2 (6.67%) ISMS
8 2 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (6.67%) Security Architecture
8 2 (6.67%) Trend Analysis
8 2 (6.67%) Wealth Management
Qualifications
1 18 (60.00%) CISSP
2 10 (33.33%) CISM
3 8 (26.67%) GCIA
3 8 (26.67%) GCIH
4 6 (20.00%) CCNA
4 6 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (20.00%) PCI QSA
5 5 (16.67%) Degree
6 4 (13.33%) CREST Certified
7 3 (10.00%) CISA
7 3 (10.00%) ISEB
7 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
8 2 (6.67%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (6.67%) CISMP
8 2 (6.67%) CRISC
8 2 (6.67%) MCSE
8 2 (6.67%) SANS
9 1 (3.33%) MCITP
9 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (36.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (30.00%) PCI DSS
3 5 (16.67%) GDPR
4 1 (3.33%) PA-DSS
4 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) QRadar
1 2 (6.67%) WMI
2 1 (3.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Cisco
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) Dell
3 2 (6.67%) HP
3 2 (6.67%) IronPort
3 2 (6.67%) LogRhythm
3 2 (6.67%) VMware
4 1 (3.33%) AlienVault
4 1 (3.33%) ArcSight
4 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.33%) Intel Security
4 1 (3.33%) Palo Alto
4 1 (3.33%) Splunk
4 1 (3.33%) Twitter