The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Security
Rank 32 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 16 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 6.81% - 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.27% - 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 5
Average salary £50,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Data Security
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
220 260 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 93.62% 83.87% 91.00%
Number of salaries quoted 211 223 311
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,400 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Data Security
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Data Security Salary Trend in Bedford

Data Security
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Security across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Data Security Salary Histogram in Bedford

Data Security
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Data 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 Data Security.

1 16 (100.00%) CISSP
1 16 (100.00%) CISA
1 16 (100.00%) CISM
1 16 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 16 (100.00%) Information Security
1 16 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 16 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 16 (100.00%) Presales
2 13 (81.25%) PCI QSA
2 13 (81.25%) Information Governance
2 13 (81.25%) Firewall
2 13 (81.25%) Risk Management
2 13 (81.25%) Finance
2 13 (81.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (81.25%) MS Office
2 13 (81.25%) MS Excel
2 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
3 8 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 8 (50.00%) Time Management
3 8 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (37.50%) Change Management

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Data 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 Data Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 13 (81.25%) MS Excel
1 13 (81.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) Firewall
General
1 13 (81.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Consultant
2 8 (50.00%) Compliance Consultant
2 8 (50.00%) Security Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Audit Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Presales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 16 (100.00%) Information Security
1 16 (100.00%) Presales
2 13 (81.25%) Information Governance
2 13 (81.25%) Risk Management
2 13 (81.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (50.00%) Time Management
4 6 (37.50%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) CISA
1 16 (100.00%) CISM
1 16 (100.00%) CISSP
2 13 (81.25%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 16 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft