The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 27 30 35
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 5 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 2.78% 3.68% 3.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.85% 4.84% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 6
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
Information Security
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
103 124 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 57.22% 76.07% 72.11%
Number of salaries quoted 82 91 123
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £64,000 £53,850
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Stevenage region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Information Security
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Stevenage

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Stevenage

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Stevenage region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 7 (70.00%) Telecoms
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) Client/Server
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
4 3 (30.00%) Retail
4 3 (30.00%) Security Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) Cyber Security
5 2 (20.00%) RMADS
5 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) Fujitsu
5 2 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) Games
6 1 (10.00%) GCIA
6 1 (10.00%) GCIH
6 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
6 1 (10.00%) Front Office
6 1 (10.00%) Back Office
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) CCNP
6 1 (10.00%) CCNA
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (10.00%) Online Games
6 1 (10.00%) Network Security
6 1 (10.00%) Time Management
6 1 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) CEH
6 1 (10.00%) Network Design

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
General
1 7 (70.00%) Telecoms
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Games
3 1 (10.00%) Front Office
3 1 (10.00%) Back Office
3 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Security Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Operations Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Security Operations Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) CLAS Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Network Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Information Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Operations Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Graduate
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (20.00%) RMADS
3 1 (10.00%) Online Games
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) Cyber Security
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) Network Design
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) GCIA
3 1 (10.00%) GCIH
3 1 (10.00%) CCNP
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) CEH
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Fujitsu
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft