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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 26 33 37
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 4 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 2.17% 3.43% 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% 4.23% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 4
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +2.70%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
104 142 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 56.52% 81.14% 74.16%
Number of salaries quoted 82 109 117
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £31,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £64,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 22 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 5 (62.50%) Client/Server
1 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) Security Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Cyber Security
4 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Online Games
5 1 (12.50%) Network Security
5 1 (12.50%) Time Management
5 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
5 1 (12.50%) Front Office
5 1 (12.50%) Back Office
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) CCNP
5 1 (12.50%) CCNA
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
5 1 (12.50%) Games
5 1 (12.50%) GCIA
5 1 (12.50%) GCIH
5 1 (12.50%) Retail
5 1 (12.50%) CEH

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
General
1 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Front Office
2 1 (12.50%) Back Office
2 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
2 1 (12.50%) Games
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Security Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Operations Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Security Operations Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Operations Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate
3 1 (12.50%) Network Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Information Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Client/Server
2 1 (12.50%) Online Games
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Security Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Cyber Security
2 2 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
3 1 (12.50%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) CCNP
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) GCIA
3 1 (12.50%) GCIH
3 1 (12.50%) CEH
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft