The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stevenage 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)
Hertfordshire / Stevenage
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 27 20
Rank change year-on-year +16 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 2 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 4.17% 1.92% 2.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.44% 2.25% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Median salary - £54,190 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.68%  
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 Stevenage with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Stevenage
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 45 89 102
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stevenage 93.75% 85.58% 80.31%
Number of salaries quoted 29 55 84
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +28.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £17,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Stevenage

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stevenage 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 Stevenage

Information Security
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Salary trend for Information Security in Stevenage

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 Stevenage region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Cyber Attack
2 2 (66.67%) SIEM
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) NetWitness
2 2 (66.67%) Security Operations
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Threat Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Network Packet Capture
3 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) LDAP
3 1 (33.33%) SMTP
3 1 (33.33%) FTP
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee
3 1 (33.33%) Information Governance

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stevenage 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 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) FTP
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) LDAP
2 1 (33.33%) SMTP
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (33.33%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Security Operations
1 2 (66.67%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
2 1 (33.33%) Information Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Network Packet Capture
2 1 (33.33%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Threat Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Threat Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) NetWitness
2 1 (33.33%) ArcSight
2 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) FireEye
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) LogRhythm
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec