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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 77 41 85
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +44
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 11 50 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.27% 5.07% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 5.70% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 7 49 7
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Information Security
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
789 877 843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 91.32% 88.95% 82.32%
Number of salaries quoted 690 780 731
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £67,500 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire 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 Bedfordshire

Information Security
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Information Security
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bedford +5 8 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Luton -17 3 £40,000 -23.80% 3
Information Security
East of England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 14 (53.85%) Degree
2 13 (50.00%) ITIL
3 11 (42.31%) Management Information System
3 11 (42.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (34.62%) Service Delivery
5 8 (30.77%) Firewall
5 8 (30.77%) Project Management
5 8 (30.77%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 7 (26.92%) Data Protection Act
6 7 (26.92%) Data Protection
6 7 (26.92%) Vulnerability Management
7 5 (19.23%) CISSP
7 5 (19.23%) CISA
7 5 (19.23%) SDLC
8 4 (15.38%) Identity Access Management
8 4 (15.38%) Planning and Forecasting
8 4 (15.38%) ITSM
8 4 (15.38%) Identity Management
8 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
8 4 (15.38%) Java
8 4 (15.38%) .NET
8 4 (15.38%) J2EE
8 4 (15.38%) Capacity Management
8 4 (15.38%) Transition Management
8 4 (15.38%) Test Management
8 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
8 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
8 4 (15.38%) Qualys
9 3 (11.54%) Security Testing
9 3 (11.54%) COBIT

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 8 (30.77%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) LDAP
3 1 (3.85%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) IT Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) IT Security Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Security Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Support Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Security Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Service Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Service Transition Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Transition Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) IT Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) IT Security Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) IT Support
5 3 (11.54%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Security Support Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Software Project Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) .NET
1 4 (15.38%) J2EE
2 2 (7.69%) REST
2 2 (7.69%) RESTful
2 2 (7.69%) SailPoint
2 2 (7.69%) SOAP
2 2 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Management Information System
2 7 (26.92%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Unix
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) ITIL
2 9 (34.62%) Service Delivery
3 8 (30.77%) Project Management
3 8 (30.77%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 7 (26.92%) Data Protection
4 7 (26.92%) Vulnerability Management
5 5 (19.23%) SDLC
6 4 (15.38%) Capacity Management
6 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
6 4 (15.38%) Identity Access Management
6 4 (15.38%) Identity Management
6 4 (15.38%) ITSM
6 4 (15.38%) Planning and Forecasting
6 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
6 4 (15.38%) Test Management
6 4 (15.38%) Transition Management
7 3 (11.54%) Information Governance
7 3 (11.54%) Network Architecture
7 3 (11.54%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) Java
2 2 (7.69%) C#
2 2 (7.69%) C++
2 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
2 2 (7.69%) VB
2 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) Degree
2 5 (19.23%) CISA
2 5 (19.23%) CISSP
3 3 (11.54%) CEH
3 3 (11.54%) CISM
3 3 (11.54%) CompTIA Security+
3 3 (11.54%) CSSLP
3 3 (11.54%) GIAC
3 3 (11.54%) SANS
3 3 (11.54%) Security+ Certification
3 3 (11.54%) SSCP
4 2 (7.69%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (42.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (11.54%) COBIT
3 1 (3.85%) GPG13
3 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Nessus
1 1 (3.85%) QRadar
1 1 (3.85%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Qualys
2 3 (11.54%) SolarWinds
3 2 (7.69%) CA
3 2 (7.69%) Dell
3 2 (7.69%) IBM
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (3.85%) ArcSight
4 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) FireEye
4 1 (3.85%) Fortinet
4 1 (3.85%) Intel Security
4 1 (3.85%) Juniper
4 1 (3.85%) LogRhythm
4 1 (3.85%) Palo Alto
4 1 (3.85%) Rapid7
4 1 (3.85%) Sourcefire
4 1 (3.85%) Splunk
4 1 (3.85%) Symantec
4 1 (3.85%) TippingPoint
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