Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 86 90
Rank change year-on-year -9 +4 +16
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 15 21 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 1.19% 1.81% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 1.97% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 19
Warwickshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £33,045
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +43.75% -30.43%
10th Percentile £36,000 £34,500 £30,870
90th Percentile £78,250 £60,500 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Warwickshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1126 1068 1266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 89.22% 91.91% 89.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1022 822 1116
Warwickshire median annual salary £37,750 £38,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.95% -1.28% -2.50%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,525 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 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
Rugby - 5 £72,500 -
Stratford-upon-Avon -3 4 £77,500 +47.62%
Nuneaton - 3 £42,500 -
Warwick +4 2 £35,000 -15.15%
Information Security
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 7 (46.67%) SIEM
2 6 (40.00%) Security Operations
2 6 (40.00%) Firewall
3 5 (33.33%) B2B
3 5 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 4 (26.67%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (26.67%) GDPR
4 4 (26.67%) Security Monitoring
4 4 (26.67%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (26.67%) Cylance
4 4 (26.67%) Rapid7
4 4 (26.67%) Data Protection
5 3 (20.00%) Security Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Information Assurance
5 3 (20.00%) Data Governance
5 3 (20.00%) Information Governance
5 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (20.00%) SABSA
5 3 (20.00%) Patch Management
5 3 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) ISSMP
5 3 (20.00%) CISM
5 3 (20.00%) Change Management
5 3 (20.00%) Degree
5 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (20.00%) CISSP
5 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (20.00%) BCP

Information Security
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) IaaS
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (13.33%) LAN
2 2 (13.33%) Network Security
2 2 (13.33%) WAN
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Security Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Senior Security Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) CISSP Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Compliance Officer
2 3 (20.00%) Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Data Compliance Officer
2 3 (20.00%) Data Protection Officer
2 3 (20.00%) Security Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Operations Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Architecture Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Data Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Information Officer
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security Officer
4 1 (6.67%) Security Officer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) SIEM
2 6 (40.00%) Security Operations
3 5 (33.33%) B2B
3 5 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 4 (26.67%) Data Protection
4 4 (26.67%) Security Monitoring
4 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 3 (20.00%) BCP
5 3 (20.00%) Change Management
5 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (20.00%) Data Governance
5 3 (20.00%) Information Assurance
5 3 (20.00%) Information Governance
5 3 (20.00%) Patch Management
5 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (20.00%) SABSA
5 3 (20.00%) Security Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) CISM
1 3 (20.00%) CISSP
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
1 3 (20.00%) ISSMP
2 2 (13.33%) CCNA
2 2 (13.33%) CCNP
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) MCSE
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Cylance
1 4 (26.67%) Rapid7
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft