The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 27 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 4 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.82% 7.23% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.31% 7.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 0
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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
121 228 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 85.21% 91.57% 85.57%
Number of salaries quoted 107 221 234
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing Information Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Information Security
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Bedford

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Bedford

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 11 (84.62%) ITIL
2 9 (69.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (53.85%) Firewall
3 7 (53.85%) Degree
3 7 (53.85%) Data Protection Act
3 7 (53.85%) Data Protection
3 7 (53.85%) Vulnerability Management
3 7 (53.85%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
5 3 (23.08%) SDLC
5 3 (23.08%) Planning and Forecasting
5 3 (23.08%) SANS
5 3 (23.08%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (23.08%) CISSP
5 3 (23.08%) ITSM
5 3 (23.08%) CISA
5 3 (23.08%) CISM
5 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
5 3 (23.08%) Security+ Certification
5 3 (23.08%) GIAC
5 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
5 3 (23.08%) Project Management
5 3 (23.08%) SSCP
5 3 (23.08%) Capacity Management
5 3 (23.08%) Change Control
5 3 (23.08%) Information Governance
5 3 (23.08%) Transition Management
5 3 (23.08%) SolarWinds
5 3 (23.08%) CSSLP
5 3 (23.08%) CEH

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) IT Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) IT Security Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) Security Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Support Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) IT Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) IT Support
4 3 (23.08%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Security Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Security Support Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Service Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Service Transition Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Transition Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 2 (15.38%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) J2EE
1 1 (7.69%) REST
1 1 (7.69%) RESTful
1 1 (7.69%) SailPoint
1 1 (7.69%) SOAP
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) Data Protection
2 7 (53.85%) Vulnerability Management
2 7 (53.85%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
4 3 (23.08%) Capacity Management
4 3 (23.08%) Change Control
4 3 (23.08%) Computer Security
4 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
4 3 (23.08%) Information Governance
4 3 (23.08%) ITSM
4 3 (23.08%) Planning and Forecasting
4 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) SDLC
4 3 (23.08%) Test Management
4 3 (23.08%) Transition Management
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (15.38%) Security Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C++
1 1 (7.69%) Java
1 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) CEH
2 3 (23.08%) CISA
2 3 (23.08%) CISM
2 3 (23.08%) CISSP
2 3 (23.08%) CompTIA Security+
2 3 (23.08%) CSSLP
2 3 (23.08%) GIAC
2 3 (23.08%) SANS
2 3 (23.08%) Security+ Certification
2 3 (23.08%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (69.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Qualys
1 3 (23.08%) SolarWinds
2 1 (7.69%) CA
2 1 (7.69%) Dell
2 1 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
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