The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 55 50 53
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 13 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.05% 0.88% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.52% 1.23% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 6
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £46,000 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £41,350 £54,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -4.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
516 244 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 81.52% 71.55% 80.45%
Number of salaries quoted 478 232 327
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Information Security
Northamptonshire

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 29 July 2014.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Northampton

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (63.64%) Network Security
2 13 (59.09%) Web Services
2 13 (59.09%) E-Commerce
3 11 (50.00%) Legal
3 11 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (22.73%) CISSP
4 5 (22.73%) ITIL
5 4 (18.18%) CISM
6 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
6 3 (13.64%) COBIT
6 3 (13.64%) PCI DSS
7 2 (9.09%) Open Source
7 2 (9.09%) Finance
7 2 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
7 2 (9.09%) Firewall
7 2 (9.09%) CISA
8 1 (4.55%) Security Management
8 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
8 1 (4.55%) Windows
8 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
8 1 (4.55%) Remedy
8 1 (4.55%) SLA
8 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
8 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
8 1 (4.55%) Security Testing
8 1 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (4.55%) Nessus
8 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (4.55%) Cyber Security

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (63.64%) Network Security
2 2 (9.09%) Firewall
General
1 11 (50.00%) Legal
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Analyst
2 14 (63.64%) Security Analyst
3 13 (59.09%) Information Security Analyst
3 13 (59.09%) Information Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Security Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Security Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Information Security Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Information Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) IT Support
5 1 (4.55%) Security Manager
5 1 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Business Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Security Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Information Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Open Source
3 1 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) E-Commerce
2 11 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (22.73%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 2 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Security Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Time Management
5 1 (4.55%) ISMS
5 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.55%) SIEM
5 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.55%) Security Management
5 1 (4.55%) Cyber Security
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) CISSP
2 4 (18.18%) CISM
3 2 (9.09%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) COBIT
1 3 (13.64%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.55%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.55%) Remedy
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus+bens
Posted: 4 days ago