The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 70 64 71
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 5 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.73% 2.00% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 2.25% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 17
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £52,500 £41,900
UK excluding London median salary £53,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +5.26%
Information Security
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
606 843 777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 88.99% 88.64% 83.82%
Number of salaries quoted 392 767 701
Median salary £40,325 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.11% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,000
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 Northamptonshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Information Security
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Information Security
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +3 3 £42,500 -10.52%
Kettering - 2 £55,000 -
Information Security
East Midlands

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 15 (93.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (87.50%) Firewall
3 9 (56.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (56.25%) Risk Analysis
3 9 (56.25%) Intrusion Detection
3 9 (56.25%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (56.25%) ISO27002
3 9 (56.25%) Data Loss Prevention
4 7 (43.75%) Legal
4 7 (43.75%) Business Continuity
4 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
5 6 (37.50%) Data Protection
6 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (31.25%) Finance
6 5 (31.25%) BCP
7 3 (18.75%) PCI DSS
8 2 (12.50%) Information Governance
8 2 (12.50%) Line Management
8 2 (12.50%) SSCP
8 2 (12.50%) CISM
8 2 (12.50%) QA
9 1 (6.25%) CCENT
9 1 (6.25%) CHFI
9 1 (6.25%) VMware
9 1 (6.25%) CEH
9 1 (6.25%) Process Management
9 1 (6.25%) CISA
9 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
9 1 (6.25%) ITIL
9 1 (6.25%) MCSA

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 14 (87.50%) Firewall
2 9 (56.25%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (6.25%) VPN
General
1 7 (43.75%) Legal
2 5 (31.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Compliance Officer
2 7 (43.75%) IT Support
2 7 (43.75%) Support Officer
3 6 (37.50%) Information Manager
3 6 (37.50%) Information Security Manager
3 6 (37.50%) Security Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IT Security Officer
4 1 (6.25%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Cybersecurity
1 9 (56.25%) Data Loss Prevention
1 9 (56.25%) Disaster Recovery
1 9 (56.25%) Risk Analysis
2 7 (43.75%) Business Continuity
3 6 (37.50%) Data Protection
4 5 (31.25%) BCP
4 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (12.50%) Information Governance
5 2 (12.50%) Line Management
6 1 (6.25%) Digital Forensics
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL
6 1 (6.25%) Process Management
6 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
6 1 (6.25%) SIEM
6 1 (6.25%) Threat Management
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CISM
1 2 (12.50%) SSCP
2 1 (6.25%) CCENT
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) CEH
2 1 (6.25%) CHFI
2 1 (6.25%) CISA
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CISSP
2 1 (6.25%) MCSA
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (93.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (56.25%) ISO27002
3 3 (18.75%) PCI DSS
4 2 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.25%) VMware