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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 65 54 62
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 2 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.35% 2.74% 2.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 3.07% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 14
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +28.37%
UK excluding London median salary £53,000 £49,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+8.16% +6.52%
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
523 586 541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 92.57% 89.33% 85.06%
Number of salaries quoted 345 533 505
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 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 12 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (64.29%) Risk Analysis
2 9 (64.29%) Intrusion Detection
2 9 (64.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (64.29%) Firewall
2 9 (64.29%) Legal
2 9 (64.29%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (64.29%) ISO27002
2 9 (64.29%) Data Loss Prevention
3 7 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 7 (50.00%) Business Continuity
4 4 (28.57%) SSCP
5 3 (21.43%) CISSP
5 3 (21.43%) VMware
5 3 (21.43%) CISM
6 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) CCENT
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (14.29%) MCSA
6 2 (14.29%) VPN
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) CCNA
6 2 (14.29%) QA
6 2 (14.29%) Information Governance
6 2 (14.29%) SIEM
6 2 (14.29%) Line Management
7 1 (7.14%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (7.14%) CLAS
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement

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 (64.29%) Firewall
1 9 (64.29%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (14.29%) VPN
General
1 9 (64.29%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Compliance Officer
2 7 (50.00%) IT Support
2 7 (50.00%) Support Officer
3 2 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 2 (14.29%) IT Security Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Security Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Security Officer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Information Officer
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Officer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Security Officer
4 1 (7.14%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Cybersecurity
1 9 (64.29%) Data Loss Prevention
1 9 (64.29%) Disaster Recovery
1 9 (64.29%) Risk Analysis
2 7 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (14.29%) Information Governance
3 2 (14.29%) Line Management
3 2 (14.29%) SIEM
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Forensics
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) SSCP
2 3 (21.43%) CISM
2 3 (21.43%) CISSP
3 2 (14.29%) CCENT
3 2 (14.29%) CCNA
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (14.29%) MCSA
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.14%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (7.14%) CLAS
4 1 (7.14%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (64.29%) ISO27002
3 2 (14.29%) QA
4 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco