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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 40 -
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford - 1.41% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.61% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Median salary - £52,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 114 186 256
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 93.44% 87.32% 93.77%
Number of salaries quoted 107 159 193
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford citing Information Security as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 24 June 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%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Server Hardening
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (100.00%) Attack Monitoring

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Attack Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Server Hardening
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001