The first table below looks at the demand for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 11 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 Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 58 58 61
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 23 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.63% 1.17% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.22% 1.62% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 23 8 9
Average salary £36,500 £75,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.33% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,100 £53,500 £43,100
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £78,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-7.00% -4.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
714 494 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 81.51% 72.22% 76.30%
Number of salaries quoted 660 432 446
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Information Security
East Midlands

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -3 15 £36,500 -30.47% 1
Brackley - 2 £55,000 -
Information Security
East Midlands

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 17 (56.67%) Network Security
2 14 (46.67%) Web Services
2 14 (46.67%) E-Commerce
3 13 (43.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (36.67%) Legal
5 9 (30.00%) ITIL
6 8 (26.67%) CISSP
7 7 (23.33%) PCI DSS
7 7 (23.33%) COBIT
8 6 (20.00%) Finance
8 6 (20.00%) Risk Management
9 5 (16.67%) CISM
9 5 (16.67%) SLA
10 4 (13.33%) Change Management
10 4 (13.33%) Firewall
10 4 (13.33%) CISA
10 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
11 3 (10.00%) Time Management
11 3 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 2 (6.67%) Wireless
12 2 (6.67%) WAN
12 2 (6.67%) VPN
12 2 (6.67%) Internet
12 2 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (6.67%) Risk Analysis
12 2 (6.67%) Security Testing
12 2 (6.67%) Banking
12 2 (6.67%) Marketing
12 2 (6.67%) Data Protection
13 1 (3.33%) Cyber Security

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (3.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (56.67%) Network Security
2 4 (13.33%) Firewall
3 2 (6.67%) Wireless
3 2 (6.67%) WAN
3 2 (6.67%) VPN
3 2 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (36.67%) Legal
2 6 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Marketing
4 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Analyst
2 18 (60.00%) Security Analyst
3 16 (53.33%) Information Analyst
3 16 (53.33%) Information Security Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Security Specialist
4 4 (13.33%) Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) Security Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) Information Security Specialist
4 4 (13.33%) Information Specialist
5 3 (10.00%) Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Information Security Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Information Governance Specialist
7 1 (3.33%) Head of Development
7 1 (3.33%) IT Support
7 1 (3.33%) Information Governance Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Governance Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Information Governance Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Information Security Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Network Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) Web Services
2 1 (3.33%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) E-Commerce
2 13 (43.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (30.00%) ITIL
4 6 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 4 (13.33%) Change Management
6 3 (10.00%) Time Management
7 2 (6.67%) Data Protection
7 2 (6.67%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (6.67%) Security Testing
8 1 (3.33%) SIEM
8 1 (3.33%) Security Management
8 1 (3.33%) Project Management
8 1 (3.33%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) CISSP
2 5 (16.67%) CISM
3 4 (13.33%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) COBIT
1 7 (23.33%) PCI DSS
2 5 (16.67%) SLA
3 3 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.33%) Remedy
1 1 (3.33%) Google
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus+bens
Posted: 14 hours ago