The first table below looks at the demand for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Basildon region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 22 29 29
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 3 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 2.50% 2.46% 2.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.41% 2.83% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 2
Average salary £67,500 £67,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.72%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -4.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
88 106 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 73.33% 86.89% 75.94%
Number of salaries quoted 58 91 81
Average salary £49,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,000 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Information Security
Essex

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

Information Security
Salary Trend in Basildon

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Basildon

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Basildon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Basildon region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Basildon

Information Security
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security.

1 3 (100.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) CSSLP
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Cryptography
2 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Progress
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) CISM
2 2 (66.67%) Identity Management
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) CEH
2 2 (66.67%) WebInspect
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) CESG
3 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) QADirector

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) QADirector
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Security Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Security Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Tester
1 2 (66.67%) QA Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Application Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) QA Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior QA Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior QA Manager
2 1 (33.33%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Cryptography
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Identity Management
2 2 (66.67%) Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
1 2 (66.67%) CISM
1 2 (66.67%) CEH
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) CSSLP
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Progress
1 2 (66.67%) HP