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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 57 56 61
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 3 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.61% 2.29% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 2.58% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 10
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +26.66%
UK excluding London median salary £53,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +5.26%
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
439 658 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 89.05% 88.80% 84.23%
Number of salaries quoted 273 606 515
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Northampton region citing Information Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 August 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Northampton

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing Information Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northampton region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 10 (90.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (81.82%) Intrusion Detection
2 9 (81.82%) Risk Analysis
2 9 (81.82%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (81.82%) Firewall
2 9 (81.82%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (81.82%) ISO27002
2 9 (81.82%) Data Loss Prevention
3 7 (63.64%) Legal
3 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
3 7 (63.64%) Business Continuity
4 3 (27.27%) PCI DSS
5 2 (18.18%) QA
5 2 (18.18%) SSCP
5 2 (18.18%) CISM
5 2 (18.18%) Line Management
5 2 (18.18%) Information Governance
6 1 (9.09%) Threat Management
6 1 (9.09%) SIEM
6 1 (9.09%) Process Management
6 1 (9.09%) CISA
6 1 (9.09%) VMware
6 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) MCSA
6 1 (9.09%) VPN
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 1 (9.09%) CCNA
6 1 (9.09%) CISSP
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) Firewall
1 9 (81.82%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
General
1 7 (63.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Compliance Officer
2 7 (63.64%) IT Support
2 7 (63.64%) Support Officer
3 1 (9.09%) Information Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Security Officer
3 1 (9.09%) Security Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Cybersecurity
1 9 (81.82%) Data Loss Prevention
1 9 (81.82%) Disaster Recovery
1 9 (81.82%) Risk Analysis
2 7 (63.64%) Business Continuity
3 2 (18.18%) Information Governance
3 2 (18.18%) Line Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Forensics
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Process Management
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) SIEM
4 1 (9.09%) Threat Management
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CISM
1 2 (18.18%) SSCP
2 1 (9.09%) CCENT
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) CEH
2 1 (9.09%) CHFI
2 1 (9.09%) CISA
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CISSP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSA
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (90.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (81.82%) ISO27002
3 3 (27.27%) PCI DSS
4 2 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) VMware