The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 57 52 59
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 12 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.84% 2.12% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 2.64% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 5
Average salary £42,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +3.15%
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +11.11%
Information Security
Northamptonshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
545 341 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 83.59% 80.24% 87.21%
Number of salaries quoted 531 303 418
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Information Security
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Northampton

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Northampton

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 14 (58.33%) Web Services
1 14 (58.33%) E-Commerce
1 14 (58.33%) Network Security
2 8 (33.33%) Legal
2 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (29.17%) Management Information System
3 7 (29.17%) Open Source
4 5 (20.83%) Firewall
4 5 (20.83%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (20.83%) QA
5 4 (16.67%) CISSP
5 4 (16.67%) Service Management
5 4 (16.67%) CISM
5 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (12.50%) ITIL
7 2 (8.33%) CISA
7 2 (8.33%) Finance
7 2 (8.33%) COBIT
7 2 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (4.17%) SQL
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle
8 1 (4.17%) SAP
8 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
8 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
8 1 (4.17%) IBM
8 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
8 1 (4.17%) Risk Management

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) Network Security
2 5 (20.83%) Firewall
2 5 (20.83%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 8 (33.33%) Legal
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Analyst
1 10 (41.67%) Security Analyst
1 10 (41.67%) Information Analyst
1 10 (41.67%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (4.17%) Information Security Specialist
2 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity Consultant
2 1 (4.17%) Information Specialist
2 1 (4.17%) Architect
2 1 (4.17%) Security Specialist
2 1 (4.17%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (4.17%) Business Consultant
2 1 (4.17%) Technical Architect
2 1 (4.17%) Consultant
2 1 (4.17%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Management Information System
1 7 (29.17%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) E-Commerce
2 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (16.67%) Service Management
3 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (12.50%) ITIL
5 2 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) ISMS
6 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) CISSP
1 4 (16.67%) CISM
2 2 (8.33%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (20.83%) QA
2 2 (8.33%) COBIT
3 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle
1 1 (4.17%) SAP
1 1 (4.17%) IBM
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus+bens
Posted: 4 days ago
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