Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 86 83
Rank change year-on-year +12 -3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 9 14 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 1.20% 1.27% 2.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 1.38% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 14
Northampton median annual salary £45,000 £36,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.14% -23.68% +26.67%
10th Percentile £42,500 £27,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £53,750
Northamptonshire median annual salary £45,000 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -8.16% -2.00% +25.00%

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 Northampton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Northampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 691 1018 1174
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 91.89% 92.63% 90.31%
Number of salaries quoted 541 715 1037
Northampton median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,450 £24,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £60,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +13.33%

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Northampton

Information Security
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for Information Security in Northampton

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 7 (77.78%) SIEM
2 5 (55.56%) CISSP
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
4 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
4 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (22.22%) Security+ Certification
5 2 (22.22%) PMO
5 2 (22.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (22.22%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (22.22%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (22.22%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) CCNP
5 2 (22.22%) CCNA
5 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) IIS
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) LAN
5 2 (22.22%) WAN
5 2 (22.22%) B2B
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (22.22%) SAN
5 2 (22.22%) NetApp
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) Information Security Management
5 2 (22.22%) Security Management
5 2 (22.22%) VLAN

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 (22.22%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
1 2 (22.22%) VLAN
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) Security Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Information Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Information Security Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Information Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Security Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Security Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) SIEM
2 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (22.22%) B2B
3 2 (22.22%) Information Security Management
3 2 (22.22%) ISMS
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Matrix Management
3 2 (22.22%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Security Management
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security Governance
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CISSP
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
2 2 (22.22%) CCNP
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CompTIA Security+
2 2 (22.22%) Security+ Certification
3 1 (11.11%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 2 (22.22%) PMO
3 1 (11.11%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) NetApp