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 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 58 43 72
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +29
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 8 44 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.29% 5.60% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 6.18% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8 42 15
Median salary £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £37,850 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £79,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.30% +4.50%

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
553 712 904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 88.91% 90.59% 85.44%
Number of salaries quoted 439 627 703
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,300 £75,000 £70,000
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 1 March 2017.

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 1 March 2017. 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 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
Luton -8 5 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Bedford 0 2 £58,750 +14.63%
Information Security
East of England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 March 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 11 (61.11%) Vulnerability Management
2 9 (50.00%) ITIL
2 9 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (38.89%) COBIT
4 5 (27.78%) Degree
4 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
5 4 (22.22%) Firewall
5 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
5 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 4 (22.22%) Data Protection
5 4 (22.22%) PCI DSS
5 4 (22.22%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (22.22%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 3 (16.67%) SDLC
6 3 (16.67%) Planning and Forecasting
6 3 (16.67%) Capacity Management
6 3 (16.67%) Transition Management
6 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
6 3 (16.67%) Test Management
6 3 (16.67%) Project Governance
6 3 (16.67%) ITSM
6 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 3 (16.67%) Project Management
6 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 2 (11.11%) IBM
7 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
7 2 (11.11%) Dell
7 2 (11.11%) Unix
7 2 (11.11%) Windows
7 2 (11.11%) LDAP

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) IT Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) IT Security Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Service Transition Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Transition Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Identity and Access Management Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Identity Management Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Management Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Network Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Network Support
3 2 (11.11%) Network Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
1 2 (11.11%) J2EE
1 2 (11.11%) REST
1 2 (11.11%) RESTful
1 2 (11.11%) SailPoint
1 2 (11.11%) SOAP
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Unix
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Vulnerability Management
2 9 (50.00%) ITIL
3 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
4 4 (22.22%) Data Protection
4 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 4 (22.22%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 3 (16.67%) Capacity Management
5 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 3 (16.67%) ITSM
5 3 (16.67%) Planning and Forecasting
5 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 3 (16.67%) Project Governance
5 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 3 (16.67%) SDLC
5 3 (16.67%) Test Management
5 3 (16.67%) Transition Management
6 2 (11.11%) Identity Management
6 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) C++
1 2 (11.11%) Java
1 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) CISA
2 1 (5.56%) CISSP
2 1 (5.56%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (38.89%) COBIT
3 4 (22.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) CA
1 2 (11.11%) Dell
1 2 (11.11%) IBM
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle
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