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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 55 44 67
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +23
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 2 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.39% 2.79% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 3.48% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 3
Median salary - £85,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +70.00%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%

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
448 460 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 87.67% 80.28% 88.43%
Number of salaries quoted 356 403 326
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 9 (90.00%) ITIL
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (90.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (80.00%) Remote Desktop
2 8 (80.00%) Office 365
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (80.00%) Handset
2 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) VMware Workstation
2 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (80.00%) MS Office
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) DHCP
2 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (80.00%) VPN
2 8 (80.00%) DNS
2 8 (80.00%) Terminal Services
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
4 6 (60.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (20.00%) vSphere
5 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business

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 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
1 8 (80.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (80.00%) Office 365
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) DHCP
1 8 (80.00%) DNS
1 8 (80.00%) Remote Desktop
1 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (80.00%) VPN
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) Skype
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
1 8 (80.00%) Support Analyst
1 8 (80.00%) Windows Support Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) 1st Line Support
2 6 (60.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Active Directory Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Active Directory Support
3 2 (20.00%) Active Directory Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Support
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security Risk Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Management Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Security Management Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (80.00%) Handset
3 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (20.00%) Mac OS
5 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) ITIL
2 8 (80.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security Management
4 1 (10.00%) ISMS
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Security Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CISA
1 2 (20.00%) CISSP
2 1 (10.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) Terminal Services
2 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (80.00%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Nagios
1 1 (10.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (10.00%) Forcepoint
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Sophos
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
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Posted: 20 days ago