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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 62 67 71
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 16 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.24% 2.31% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.47% 2.58% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 10
Median salary £45,000 £45,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £45,000 £37,150
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,000 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.99% -

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
647 698 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 90.62% 89.60% 88.60%
Number of salaries quoted 496 500 658
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £55,000
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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 +9 13 £45,000 -1.09% 2
Kettering - 2 £40,000 -
Information Security
East Midlands

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 11 (61.11%) CISSP
1 11 (61.11%) SIEM
2 8 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (44.44%) ITIL
3 7 (38.89%) Firewall
3 7 (38.89%) Risk Analysis
4 6 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 5 (27.78%) CompTIA Security+
5 5 (27.78%) PCI DSS
5 5 (27.78%) Security+ Certification
5 5 (27.78%) Cisco
6 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 4 (22.22%) CCNP
6 4 (22.22%) CCNA
6 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 4 (22.22%) LAN
6 4 (22.22%) WAN
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 4 (22.22%) IIS
6 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (22.22%) SAN
6 4 (22.22%) NetApp
6 4 (22.22%) Information Security Management
6 4 (22.22%) Security Management
6 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
6 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
6 4 (22.22%) SCCM
6 4 (22.22%) ISMS
6 4 (22.22%) Matrix Management
6 4 (22.22%) VLAN

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Firewall
2 4 (22.22%) LAN
2 4 (22.22%) SAN
2 4 (22.22%) VLAN
2 4 (22.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Analyst
2 9 (50.00%) Security Analyst
3 8 (44.44%) Information Analyst
3 8 (44.44%) Information Security Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Information Security Specialist
4 4 (22.22%) Information Specialist
4 4 (22.22%) Security Specialist
5 3 (16.67%) Service Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Service Transition Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Transition Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Information Manager
6 2 (11.11%) Information Security Manager
6 2 (11.11%) Security Manager
7 1 (5.56%) IT Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) IT Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) SIEM
2 8 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (44.44%) ITIL
3 7 (38.89%) Risk Analysis
4 6 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (22.22%) Information Security Management
5 4 (22.22%) ISMS
5 4 (22.22%) Matrix Management
5 4 (22.22%) Matrix Organization
5 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 4 (22.22%) Security Management
6 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 3 (16.67%) Cryptography
6 3 (16.67%) ITSM
6 3 (16.67%) Patch Management
6 3 (16.67%) Planning and Forecasting
6 3 (16.67%) Project Management
6 3 (16.67%) Security Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 3 (16.67%) Test Management
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) CISSP
2 5 (27.78%) CompTIA Security+
2 5 (27.78%) Security+ Certification
3 4 (22.22%) CCNA
3 4 (22.22%) CCNP
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (16.67%) CISM
4 3 (16.67%) Degree
5 2 (11.11%) CEH
6 1 (5.56%) CHFI
6 1 (5.56%) CISA
6 1 (5.56%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 4 (22.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Cisco
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) NetApp
Northampton, Northamptonshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago