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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 60 71 91
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +20
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 16 22 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.35% 2.42% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.54% 2.78% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 14
Median salary £50,000 £49,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% -20.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £65,000 £83,500
UK excluding London median salary £54,250 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+8.50% +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
629 792 975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 92.23% 87.22% 83.19%
Number of salaries quoted 540 709 797
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £65,000 £62,500
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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +18 9 £35,000 -21.78%
Luton -8 1 £77,500 +63.15% 1
Information Security
East of England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 15 (42.86%) Firewall
1 15 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 13 (37.14%) Degree
4 11 (31.43%) Vulnerability Management
4 11 (31.43%) ITIL
5 10 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 8 (22.86%) E-Commerce
6 8 (22.86%) Data Protection
7 7 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
7 7 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
7 7 (20.00%) Java
7 7 (20.00%) .NET
7 7 (20.00%) J2EE
7 7 (20.00%) Service Delivery
7 7 (20.00%) Identity Management
8 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
8 6 (17.14%) Qualys
8 6 (17.14%) Software Engineering
9 5 (14.29%) PCI DSS
9 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (14.29%) C#
9 5 (14.29%) VB.NET
9 5 (14.29%) Project Management
9 5 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
10 4 (11.43%) Presales
10 4 (11.43%) CISSP
10 4 (11.43%) VB
10 4 (11.43%) CISA

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 15 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (8.57%) NetScreen
3 2 (5.71%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Analyst
2 8 (22.86%) IT Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) IT Security Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Security Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Security Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Consultant
4 5 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Incident Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) IT Security Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Project Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Incident Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Security Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Software Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Software Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Software Project Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) .NET
1 7 (20.00%) J2EE
2 2 (5.71%) REST
2 2 (5.71%) RESTful
2 2 (5.71%) SailPoint
2 2 (5.71%) SOAP
2 2 (5.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
3 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
4 5 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) ITIL
1 11 (31.43%) Vulnerability Management
2 10 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 8 (22.86%) Data Protection
3 8 (22.86%) E-Commerce
4 7 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
4 7 (20.00%) Identity Management
4 7 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 6 (17.14%) Software Engineering
6 5 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (14.29%) Project Management
6 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (11.43%) Presales
7 4 (11.43%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (11.43%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (8.57%) Computer Security
8 3 (8.57%) Network Architecture
8 3 (8.57%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (8.57%) Security Testing
8 3 (8.57%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) Java
2 5 (14.29%) C#
2 5 (14.29%) VB.NET
3 4 (11.43%) VB
4 2 (5.71%) C++
4 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
4 2 (5.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) CISA
2 4 (11.43%) CISSP
3 3 (8.57%) CEH
3 3 (8.57%) CISM
3 3 (8.57%) CompTIA Security+
3 3 (8.57%) CSSLP
3 3 (8.57%) GIAC
3 3 (8.57%) SANS
3 3 (8.57%) Security+ Certification
3 3 (8.57%) SSCP
4 1 (2.86%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (14.29%) PCI DSS
3 3 (8.57%) COBIT
3 3 (8.57%) GPG13
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Snort
2 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Nessus
1 3 (8.57%) QRadar
1 3 (8.57%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Qualys
2 3 (8.57%) ArcSight
2 3 (8.57%) CheckPoint
2 3 (8.57%) Cisco
2 3 (8.57%) FireEye
2 3 (8.57%) Fortinet
2 3 (8.57%) Intel Security
2 3 (8.57%) Juniper
2 3 (8.57%) LogRhythm
2 3 (8.57%) Palo Alto
2 3 (8.57%) Rapid7
2 3 (8.57%) SolarWinds
2 3 (8.57%) Sourcefire
2 3 (8.57%) Splunk
2 3 (8.57%) Symantec
2 3 (8.57%) TippingPoint
3 2 (5.71%) CA
3 2 (5.71%) Dell
3 2 (5.71%) IBM
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle
Bedfordshire
Montash Associates
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefit package
Posted: 8 days ago
Luton
Montash Associates
Salary: £80000.00 - £88000.00 per annum + pension, bonus & travel
Posted: 22 days ago