The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Luton region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 50 50 45
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 2 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.48% 0.91% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 1.11% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £45,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.03% +2.10%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
367 360 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 87.80% 81.63% 58.60%
Number of salaries quoted 326 298 201
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Information Security
Bedfordshire

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
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Luton region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Luton

Information Security
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Information Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Officer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Officer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley