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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 11 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 5.64% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.21% - -
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 0
Median salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
Information 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
177 250 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 90.77% 90.25% 83.18%
Number of salaries quoted 142 172 358
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,850 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 6 May 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Bedford

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 26 (83.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (64.52%) Risk Management
3 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
4 18 (58.06%) CISSP
4 18 (58.06%) CISA
4 18 (58.06%) CISM
4 18 (58.06%) PCI DSS
4 18 (58.06%) Presales
5 17 (54.84%) GAP Analysis
5 17 (54.84%) Data Security
6 16 (51.61%) Management Information System
7 14 (45.16%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (45.16%) PCI QSA
8 13 (41.94%) Information Governance
8 13 (41.94%) Finance
8 13 (41.94%) Firewall
8 13 (41.94%) MS Office
8 13 (41.94%) MS Excel
9 11 (35.48%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (25.81%) Time Management
11 7 (22.58%) Data Protection Act
11 7 (22.58%) Data Protection
11 7 (22.58%) ISO 9001
11 7 (22.58%) Change Management
12 6 (19.35%) Internal Audit
13 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (16.13%) Identity Access Management
13 5 (16.13%) Network Security
13 5 (16.13%) Root Cause Analysis
13 5 (16.13%) Service Delivery

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:

Applications
1 13 (41.94%) MS Excel
1 13 (41.94%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (41.94%) Firewall
2 5 (16.13%) Network Security
General
1 13 (41.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Consultant
2 9 (29.03%) Security Consultant
3 8 (25.81%) Compliance Consultant
4 5 (16.13%) Applications Support
5 4 (12.90%) Compliance Officer
5 4 (12.90%) Data Compliance Officer
5 4 (12.90%) DBA
5 4 (12.90%) Information Security Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Compliance Manager
6 3 (9.68%) Data Compliance Manager
6 3 (9.68%) Data Manager
6 3 (9.68%) Risk Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Audit Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Compliance Specialist
7 1 (3.23%) IT Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) IT Security Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Presales Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Security Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Security Compliance Specialist
7 1 (3.23%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) .NET
1 5 (16.13%) J2EE
1 5 (16.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (51.61%) Management Information System
2 7 (22.58%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) Risk Management
2 18 (58.06%) Presales
3 17 (54.84%) Data Security
3 17 (54.84%) GAP Analysis
4 14 (45.16%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (41.94%) Information Governance
6 11 (35.48%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (25.81%) Time Management
8 7 (22.58%) Change Management
8 7 (22.58%) Data Protection
9 6 (19.35%) Internal Audit
10 5 (16.13%) Identity Access Management
10 5 (16.13%) Identity Management
10 5 (16.13%) ITIL
10 5 (16.13%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (16.13%) Service Delivery
10 5 (16.13%) Workflow
11 4 (12.90%) Business Continuity
12 2 (6.45%) ISMS
12 2 (6.45%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) C#
1 5 (16.13%) Java
1 5 (16.13%) SQL
1 5 (16.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (58.06%) CISA
1 18 (58.06%) CISM
1 18 (58.06%) CISSP
2 14 (45.16%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (83.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (58.06%) PCI DSS
3 7 (22.58%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) IBM