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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 65 89 102
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +13
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 14 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.72% 1.40% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 1.59% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 4
Median salary £60,000 £53,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.62% +13.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £69,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £49,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+12.24% +6.52%
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
747 944 964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 91.54% 87.81% 82.96%
Number of salaries quoted 663 821 820
Median salary £50,000 £47,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.82% -0.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +9 4 £60,000 +11.62% 2
Bedford - 1 £52,500 - 1
Information Security
East of England

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 29 (44.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (33.85%) Management Information System
3 20 (30.77%) Data Protection
4 19 (29.23%) E-Commerce
5 17 (26.15%) Risk Management
6 15 (23.08%) Data Protection Act
7 13 (20.00%) ISO 9001
7 13 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
8 12 (18.46%) Internal Audit
8 12 (18.46%) Firewall
9 11 (16.92%) Identity Management
9 11 (16.92%) Java
9 11 (16.92%) .NET
9 11 (16.92%) J2EE
9 11 (16.92%) PCI DSS
9 11 (16.92%) Identity Access Management
10 10 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (15.38%) Business Continuity
11 9 (13.85%) C#
11 9 (13.85%) ITIL
11 9 (13.85%) VB.NET
11 9 (13.85%) Microsoft
11 9 (13.85%) Service Delivery
11 9 (13.85%) Legal
11 9 (13.85%) Vulnerability Management
12 8 (12.31%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (12.31%) Cybersecurity
12 8 (12.31%) Windows
12 8 (12.31%) Risk Analysis
13 7 (10.77%) Network Security

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 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.46%) Firewall
2 7 (10.77%) Network Security
3 3 (4.62%) NetScreen
4 2 (3.08%) LDAP
5 1 (1.54%) LAN
5 1 (1.54%) VPN
5 1 (1.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (13.85%) Legal
2 6 (9.23%) Retail
3 4 (6.15%) Finance
4 1 (1.54%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.54%) Military
4 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (16.92%) Compliance Officer
2 10 (15.38%) Data Compliance Officer
3 7 (10.77%) Analyst
3 7 (10.77%) Architect
3 7 (10.77%) Compliance Manager
3 7 (10.77%) Security Analyst
3 7 (10.77%) Security Architect
4 6 (9.23%) Applications Support
5 5 (7.69%) Consultant
6 4 (6.15%) DBA
6 4 (6.15%) Information Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Information Security Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Security Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Data Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Incident Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Information Security Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Risk Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Senior Incident Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Senior Security Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.92%) .NET
1 11 (16.92%) J2EE
2 6 (9.23%) Middleware
3 2 (3.08%) REST
3 2 (3.08%) RESTful
3 2 (3.08%) SailPoint
3 2 (3.08%) SOAP
3 2 (3.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (33.85%) Management Information System
2 15 (23.08%) Data Protection Act
3 13 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
4 10 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (7.69%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.62%) FMCG
6 3 (4.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (4.62%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.54%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.31%) Windows
2 2 (3.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.77%) Data Protection
2 19 (29.23%) E-Commerce
3 17 (26.15%) Risk Management
4 12 (18.46%) Internal Audit
5 11 (16.92%) Identity Access Management
5 11 (16.92%) Identity Management
6 10 (15.38%) Business Continuity
7 9 (13.85%) ITIL
7 9 (13.85%) Service Delivery
7 9 (13.85%) Vulnerability Management
8 8 (12.31%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (12.31%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (12.31%) Risk Analysis
9 7 (10.77%) Data Security
9 7 (10.77%) Incident Management
9 7 (10.77%) Security Architecture
10 6 (9.23%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (9.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 6 (9.23%) Workflow
11 5 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.92%) Java
2 9 (13.85%) C#
2 9 (13.85%) VB.NET
3 6 (9.23%) SQL
4 3 (4.62%) VB
5 2 (3.08%) C++
5 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) Degree
2 4 (6.15%) CISSP
3 1 (1.54%) CCNA
3 1 (1.54%) CCNP
3 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.54%) CISM
3 1 (1.54%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.54%) MCSE
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (44.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (20.00%) ISO 9001
3 11 (16.92%) PCI DSS
4 7 (10.77%) COBIT
5 5 (7.69%) ISO27002
6 3 (4.62%) GPG13
6 3 (4.62%) ISO27005
7 1 (1.54%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (1.54%) RMADS
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) Snort
2 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) Nessus
1 3 (4.62%) QRadar
1 3 (4.62%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 9 (13.85%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.15%) Cisco
2 4 (6.15%) FireEye
2 4 (6.15%) Intel Security
3 3 (4.62%) ArcSight
3 3 (4.62%) CheckPoint
3 3 (4.62%) Fortinet
3 3 (4.62%) Juniper
3 3 (4.62%) LogRhythm
3 3 (4.62%) Palo Alto
3 3 (4.62%) Qualys
3 3 (4.62%) Rapid7
3 3 (4.62%) Sourcefire
3 3 (4.62%) Splunk
3 3 (4.62%) Symantec
3 3 (4.62%) TippingPoint
4 2 (3.08%) CA
4 2 (3.08%) Dell
4 2 (3.08%) IBM
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle
Luton
CACI Ltd
Salary: Highly Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago