The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Beckenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank - - 7
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Beckenham - - 6.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £50,000 £50,600
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -1.18%
Information Security
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Beckenham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Beckenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
11 21 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Beckenham 91.67% 75.00% 86.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 10
Average salary £41,250 £37,500 £24,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +51.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £56,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Beckenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Beckenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Beckenham

Information Security
Salary Trend in Beckenham

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Beckenham

Information Security
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Beckenham

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Beckenham region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security.

1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Beckenham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Beckenham region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Head of IT
1 1 (100.00%) Head of Security
1 1 (100.00%) Head of IT Security
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS