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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 64 68
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 11 22 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 1.74% 3.50% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 3.86% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 14
Median salary £70,000 £45,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +55.55% -35.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £37,500 £42,700
10% offered a salary of more than £86,000 £56,250 £75,000
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 Warwickshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Warwickshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 562 570 752
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 88.92% 90.76% 89.42%
Number of salaries quoted 507 398 658
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 26 June 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 26 June 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
Warwick +11 4 £36,250 -3.33%
Stratford-upon-Avon -8 2 £72,500 +61.11%
Rugby - 1 £100,000 -
Southam - 1 £32,500 -
Information Security
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 15 (48.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (41.94%) CISSP
2 13 (41.94%) Finance
3 12 (38.71%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (35.48%) PCI DSS
5 10 (32.26%) CISM
6 8 (25.81%) Cisco
7 7 (22.58%) Data Protection
7 7 (22.58%) Data Protection Act
7 7 (22.58%) SIEM
7 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
7 7 (22.58%) Firewall
7 7 (22.58%) Risk Management
7 7 (22.58%) GDPR
8 6 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (19.35%) CCNA
8 6 (19.35%) PCI QSA
9 5 (16.13%) Incident Management
9 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
9 5 (16.13%) Project Management
9 5 (16.13%) MCSE
9 5 (16.13%) LAN
9 5 (16.13%) WAN
9 5 (16.13%) VMware
9 5 (16.13%) Business Continuity
9 5 (16.13%) Presales
9 5 (16.13%) Security Operations
10 4 (12.90%) Threat Intelligence
10 4 (12.90%) CREST Certified

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (12.90%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) Firewall
2 5 (16.13%) LAN
2 5 (16.13%) WAN
3 4 (12.90%) SNMP
3 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
3 4 (12.90%) Wireless
4 3 (9.68%) Cisco IPT
4 3 (9.68%) Network Security
5 2 (6.45%) DNS
5 2 (6.45%) HTTPS
5 2 (6.45%) SSL
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.23%) VLAN
6 1 (3.23%) VPN
General
1 13 (41.94%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Advertising
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Consultant
2 8 (25.81%) Security Manager
3 6 (19.35%) Information Manager
3 6 (19.35%) Information Security Manager
3 6 (19.35%) IT Manager
4 5 (16.13%) Information Risk Manager
4 5 (16.13%) Information Security Risk Manager
4 5 (16.13%) Risk Manager
4 5 (16.13%) Security Consultant
5 4 (12.90%) Data Consultant
5 4 (12.90%) Data Protection Consultant
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Data Manager
6 3 (9.68%) Data Protection Manager
6 3 (9.68%) Information Security Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Manager
7 2 (6.45%) IT Operations Manager
7 2 (6.45%) IT Security Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Operational Security Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Security Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.45%) Blog
3 2 (6.45%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (6.45%) Fintech
3 2 (6.45%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.23%) Unix
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (22.58%) Data Protection
2 7 (22.58%) Risk Management
2 7 (22.58%) SIEM
3 5 (16.13%) Business Continuity
3 5 (16.13%) Incident Management
3 5 (16.13%) Presales
3 5 (16.13%) Project Management
3 5 (16.13%) Security Operations
4 4 (12.90%) BCP
4 4 (12.90%) Business Continuity Planning
4 4 (12.90%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (12.90%) ITIL
4 4 (12.90%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (12.90%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (12.90%) Regulatory Compliance
4 4 (12.90%) Threat Intelligence
4 4 (12.90%) Trend Analysis
4 4 (12.90%) Wealth Management
5 3 (9.68%) Data Privacy
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) CISSP
2 10 (32.26%) CISM
3 6 (19.35%) CCNA
3 6 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (19.35%) PCI QSA
4 5 (16.13%) MCSE
5 4 (12.90%) CISMP
5 4 (12.90%) CREST Certified
5 4 (12.90%) Degree
6 3 (9.68%) CISA
6 3 (9.68%) CRISC
6 3 (9.68%) ISEB
6 3 (9.68%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
7 2 (6.45%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (6.45%) GCIA
7 2 (6.45%) GCIH
8 1 (3.23%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
8 1 (3.23%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (48.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (35.48%) PCI DSS
3 7 (22.58%) GDPR
4 1 (3.23%) PA-DSS
4 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
2 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.90%) Virtual Servers
2 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) WMI
2 1 (3.23%) QRadar
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Cisco
2 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.13%) VMware
4 4 (12.90%) Dell
4 4 (12.90%) HP
4 4 (12.90%) IronPort
5 2 (6.45%) LogRhythm
6 1 (3.23%) AlienVault
6 1 (3.23%) ArcSight
6 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.23%) Juniper
6 1 (3.23%) Twitter