The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 49 - 51
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.75% - 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% - 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £65,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Information Security
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
341 360 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 85.68% 88.67% 82.34%
Number of salaries quoted 249 322 291
Average salary £46,000 £46,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £36,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Information Security
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Luton

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Luton region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security.

1 6 (66.67%) CISSP
1 6 (66.67%) CISA
2 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (55.56%) Analytics
3 3 (33.33%) Retail
4 2 (22.22%) Coaching
4 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) Validation
5 1 (11.11%) Back Office
5 1 (11.11%) MVC
5 1 (11.11%) CISM
5 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (11.11%) Avaya
5 1 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (11.11%) .NET
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) QA
5 1 (11.11%) Compatibility Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Test Management
5 1 (11.11%) Computer Security

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Luton region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Audit Manager
1 5 (55.56%) IT Audit Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) FMCG
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (55.56%) Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Coaching
3 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) Compatibility Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Management
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Security
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CISA
1 6 (66.67%) CISSP
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CISM
2 1 (11.11%) GCIA
2 1 (11.11%) GSEC
2 1 (11.11%) GCIH
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco
1 1 (11.11%) Avaya