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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 50 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 8 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.90% - 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.18% - 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 2
Average salary £56,250 - £44,500
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 - £36,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 - £52,900
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
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
367 417 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 87.17% 84.93% 76.15%
Number of salaries quoted 324 344 232
Average salary £45,000 £49,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
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 3 July 2015.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Luton

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (50.00%) CISSP
1 6 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (50.00%) COBIT
1 6 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (25.00%) CCNA
2 3 (25.00%) CISA
2 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (16.67%) Back Office
3 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (16.67%) FMCG
3 2 (16.67%) Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) Coaching
4 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) SDLC
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (8.33%) BDD
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) CRISC
4 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Back Office
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Information Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Information Security Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Audit Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Services Manager
2 2 (16.67%) IT Audit Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (16.67%) FMCG
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
1 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (16.67%) Analytics
2 2 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) SDLC
3 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (8.33%) BDD
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) TDD
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) CISSP
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) CISA
2 3 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) CISM
3 1 (8.33%) GCIA
3 1 (8.33%) GSEC
3 1 (8.33%) GCIH
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (50.00%) COBIT
1 6 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (8.33%) QA