Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for Information Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Information Security over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 45 66
Rank change year-on-year +5 +21 +19
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 1 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 0.40% 3.72% 2.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 4.06% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2 21 11
Bedford median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% -20.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £43,250
90th Percentile £33,750 £53,750 £52,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £64,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +61.25% -20.00% -33.33%

Information Security is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 220 320 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 87.30% 91.69% 93.81%
Number of salaries quoted 190 282 461
Bedford median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £60,250
Bedfordshire median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing Information Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Bedford

Information Security
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for Information Security in Bedford

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) BYOD
1 1 (100.00%) Database Optimisation

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) BYOD
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Database Optimisation
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft