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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 50 31 64
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +33
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 9 50 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.94% 9.01% 2.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.37% 9.98% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 1
Median salary £62,500 £46,250 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.13% +74.52%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £49,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+12.24% +6.52%
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
380 501 524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 81.90% 90.27% 89.73%
Number of salaries quoted 326 371 373
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £58,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford 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 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 25 July 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Watford

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 Watford region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 13 (76.47%) Management Information System
2 12 (70.59%) Information Security Management
2 12 (70.59%) Security Management
3 11 (64.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
5 9 (52.94%) CISSP
5 9 (52.94%) Linux
5 9 (52.94%) E-Commerce
5 9 (52.94%) ITIL
5 9 (52.94%) Firewall
5 9 (52.94%) CheckPoint
5 9 (52.94%) PCI DSS
6 8 (47.06%) ISMS
6 8 (47.06%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (41.18%) Vulnerability Management
7 7 (41.18%) CISM
8 6 (35.29%) Service Delivery
8 6 (35.29%) CISA
8 6 (35.29%) Unix
8 6 (35.29%) SQL
8 6 (35.29%) Oracle
8 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
8 6 (35.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 6 (35.29%) Asset Management
8 6 (35.29%) Network Security
8 6 (35.29%) Cybercrime
8 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
9 4 (23.53%) Security Architecture
9 4 (23.53%) Network Architecture
9 4 (23.53%) Risk Assessment

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
1 3 (17.65%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) Firewall
2 6 (35.29%) Network Security
3 2 (11.76%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.88%) Legal
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Security Manager
2 9 (52.94%) Information Manager
2 9 (52.94%) Information Security Manager
3 7 (41.18%) Compliance Manager
4 4 (23.53%) Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) Security Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Security Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) IT Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) IT Manager
5 3 (17.65%) IT Operations Manager
5 3 (17.65%) IT Security Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) ITIL Manager
5 3 (17.65%) Operations Manager
5 3 (17.65%) Senior IT Security Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) Management Information System
2 6 (35.29%) Cybercrime
2 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
3 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (11.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) Unix
3 3 (17.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Information Security Management
1 12 (70.59%) Security Management
2 9 (52.94%) E-Commerce
2 9 (52.94%) ITIL
3 8 (47.06%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (47.06%) ISMS
4 7 (41.18%) Vulnerability Management
5 6 (35.29%) Asset Management
5 6 (35.29%) Service Delivery
5 6 (35.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (23.53%) Network Architecture
6 4 (23.53%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (23.53%) Security Architecture
7 3 (17.65%) Change Management
7 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
7 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
7 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
7 3 (17.65%) SABSA
7 3 (17.65%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) CISSP
2 7 (41.18%) CISM
3 6 (35.29%) CISA
4 3 (17.65%) CEH
5 1 (5.88%) GCIA
5 1 (5.88%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (64.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (52.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) VirtualBox
2 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (52.94%) CheckPoint
3 6 (35.29%) Oracle
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco
4 3 (17.65%) HP
4 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
4 3 (17.65%) VMware
Watford, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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