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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 24 27 17
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 4 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 2.86% 2.61% 10.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.76% 3.23% 13.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 15
Average salary £43,750 £48,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £40,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £55,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,800
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -1.57%
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
84 124 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 60.00% 81.05% 72.67%
Number of salaries quoted 63 82 103
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 £28,200 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £64,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 August 2014.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 20 August 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%) Retail
3 4 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (40.00%) Fujitsu
3 4 (40.00%) RMADS
3 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (30.00%) Client/Server
4 3 (30.00%) Security Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco
5 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
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%) Identity Management
6 1 (10.00%) Front Office
6 1 (10.00%) Back Office
6 1 (10.00%) Games
6 1 (10.00%) GCIA
6 1 (10.00%) GCIH
6 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
6 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
6 1 (10.00%) Online Games
6 1 (10.00%) Time Management
6 1 (10.00%) Cyber Security
6 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) CEH

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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
General
1 7 (70.00%) Telecoms
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Front Office
3 1 (10.00%) Back Office
3 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) CLAS Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Security Operations Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Operations Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Security Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Operations Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Graduate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) RMADS
2 3 (30.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (10.00%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (30.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Cyber Security
4 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) CCNP
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (10.00%) GCIA
3 1 (10.00%) GCIH
3 1 (10.00%) CEH
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Fujitsu
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft