The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 61 59 57
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 6 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.18% 1.77% 2.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 2.34% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 7
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -43.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £44,500 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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 Watford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
426 342 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 83.53% 75.83% 84.88%
Number of salaries quoted 303 242 307
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Information Security
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Watford

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Watford region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Watford

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 6 (85.71%) CISSP
2 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (57.14%) CISM
4 3 (42.86%) Information Security Management
4 3 (42.86%) Security Management
4 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
4 3 (42.86%) CISMP
4 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (42.86%) Security Testing
4 3 (42.86%) CISA
5 2 (28.57%) Network Security
5 2 (28.57%) Facility Management
6 1 (14.29%) Retail
6 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
6 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 1 (14.29%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
6 1 (14.29%) Handset
6 1 (14.29%) VMware
6 1 (14.29%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (14.29%) C
6 1 (14.29%) MS Office
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL
6 1 (14.29%) Windows
6 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 1 (14.29%) Windows XP

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Information Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Information Security Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Security Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Security Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Information Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Information Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Handset
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
1 1 (14.29%) VMS
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Information Security Management
1 3 (42.86%) Security Management
1 3 (42.86%) Security Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
1 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Facility Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Cyber Security
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CISSP
2 4 (57.14%) CISM
3 3 (42.86%) CISMP
3 3 (42.86%) CISA
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) VMware
Watford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago