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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 66 87 107
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +20
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 22 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.41% 1.26% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.64% 1.45% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 3
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +77.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £52,500 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £76,200
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
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
834 967 989
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 91.55% 87.27% 82.97%
Number of salaries quoted 753 821 880
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £70,000
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 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 27 June 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 27 June 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
Luton +15 6 £60,000 +6.66% 2
Bedford - 3 £52,500 -
Information Security
East of England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 39 (52.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (29.33%) Risk Management
3 21 (28.00%) Management Information System
3 21 (28.00%) PCI DSS
4 20 (26.67%) Data Protection
4 20 (26.67%) E-Commerce
5 17 (22.67%) Firewall
6 16 (21.33%) Data Security
7 15 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
8 14 (18.67%) Microsoft
9 13 (17.33%) CISSP
9 13 (17.33%) ISO 9001
9 13 (17.33%) Cyberthreat
10 12 (16.00%) Presales
10 12 (16.00%) Internal Audit
11 11 (14.67%) Identity Access Management
11 11 (14.67%) Java
11 11 (14.67%) .NET
11 11 (14.67%) J2EE
11 11 (14.67%) Identity Management
11 11 (14.67%) Finance
12 10 (13.33%) Business Continuity
12 10 (13.33%) CISM
12 10 (13.33%) ITIL
12 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (12.00%) Vulnerability Management
13 9 (12.00%) VB.NET
13 9 (12.00%) C#
13 9 (12.00%) CISA
13 9 (12.00%) GAP Analysis

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:

Applications
1 5 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 5 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (22.67%) Firewall
2 7 (9.33%) Network Security
3 3 (4.00%) NetScreen
4 2 (2.67%) LDAP
5 1 (1.33%) LAN
5 1 (1.33%) VPN
5 1 (1.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.67%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (14.67%) Finance
2 9 (12.00%) Legal
3 6 (8.00%) Retail
4 1 (1.33%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.33%) Military
4 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (18.67%) Consultant
2 11 (14.67%) Compliance Officer
3 10 (13.33%) Data Compliance Officer
3 10 (13.33%) Security Consultant
4 8 (10.67%) Architect
4 8 (10.67%) Security Architect
5 7 (9.33%) Analyst
5 7 (9.33%) Compliance Manager
5 7 (9.33%) Security Analyst
6 6 (8.00%) Applications Support
7 4 (5.33%) DBA
7 4 (5.33%) Information Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) Information Security Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) Information Security Architect
7 4 (5.33%) Information Security Consultant
7 4 (5.33%) Security Manager
8 3 (4.00%) Data Compliance Manager
8 3 (4.00%) Information Security Manager
8 3 (4.00%) Risk Manager
8 3 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.67%) .NET
1 11 (14.67%) J2EE
2 6 (8.00%) Middleware
3 2 (2.67%) REST
3 2 (2.67%) RESTful
3 2 (2.67%) SailPoint
3 2 (2.67%) SOAP
3 2 (2.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (28.00%) Management Information System
2 15 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
3 13 (17.33%) Cyberthreat
4 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.67%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.00%) FMCG
6 3 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (4.00%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (2.67%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.67%) Windows
2 2 (2.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (29.33%) Risk Management
2 20 (26.67%) Data Protection
2 20 (26.67%) E-Commerce
3 16 (21.33%) Data Security
4 12 (16.00%) Internal Audit
4 12 (16.00%) Presales
5 11 (14.67%) Identity Access Management
5 11 (14.67%) Identity Management
6 10 (13.33%) Business Continuity
6 10 (13.33%) ITIL
7 9 (12.00%) GAP Analysis
7 9 (12.00%) Risk Analysis
7 9 (12.00%) Vulnerability Management
8 8 (10.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (10.67%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (10.67%) Incident Management
8 8 (10.67%) Service Delivery
9 7 (9.33%) Security Architecture
10 6 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.67%) Java
2 9 (12.00%) C#
2 9 (12.00%) VB.NET
3 6 (8.00%) SQL
4 3 (4.00%) VB
5 2 (2.67%) C++
5 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (17.33%) CISSP
2 10 (13.33%) CISM
3 9 (12.00%) CISA
4 5 (6.67%) Degree
4 5 (6.67%) PCI QSA
5 1 (1.33%) CCNA
5 1 (1.33%) CCNP
5 1 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.33%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.33%) MCSE
5 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (52.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (28.00%) PCI DSS
3 13 (17.33%) ISO 9001
4 8 (10.67%) COBIT
5 5 (6.67%) ISO27002
6 3 (4.00%) GPG13
6 3 (4.00%) ISO27005
7 1 (1.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (1.33%) RMADS
System Software
1 3 (4.00%) Snort
2 2 (2.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.00%) Nessus
1 3 (4.00%) QRadar
1 3 (4.00%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 14 (18.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.33%) Cisco
2 4 (5.33%) FireEye
2 4 (5.33%) Intel Security
3 3 (4.00%) ArcSight
3 3 (4.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (4.00%) Fortinet
3 3 (4.00%) Juniper
3 3 (4.00%) LogRhythm
3 3 (4.00%) Palo Alto
3 3 (4.00%) Qualys
3 3 (4.00%) Rapid7
3 3 (4.00%) Sourcefire
3 3 (4.00%) Splunk
3 3 (4.00%) Symantec
3 3 (4.00%) TippingPoint
4 2 (2.67%) CA
4 2 (2.67%) Dell
4 2 (2.67%) IBM
4 2 (2.67%) Oracle
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + £15k bonus & benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago