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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 41 47 54
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 7 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.98% 0.58% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 0.67% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 7
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +44.44%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
298 298 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 84.42% 86.88% 79.43%
Number of salaries quoted 184 271 355
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -12.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 March 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 7 (70.00%) CISSP
2 6 (60.00%) CISA
2 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (50.00%) Analytics
4 3 (30.00%) Retail
4 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) CISM
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (10.00%) BDD
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (10.00%) CRISC
6 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
6 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (10.00%) QA
6 1 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Compatibility Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Test Management
6 1 (10.00%) Computer Security
6 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
6 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
6 1 (10.00%) Mobile App

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Audit Manager
1 5 (50.00%) IT Audit Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Information Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (50.00%) Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Validation
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Management
4 1 (10.00%) Computer Security
4 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) CISSP
2 6 (60.00%) CISA
3 2 (20.00%) CISM
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) CRISC
4 1 (10.00%) GCIA
4 1 (10.00%) GSEC
4 1 (10.00%) GCIH
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (10.00%) CCNP
4 1 (10.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (10.00%) GPG13
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Squid
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Avaya
2 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (10.00%) Websense
2 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
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