The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 24 29 23
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 0.75% 1.01% 2.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 1.16% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £57,500 £75,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.33% +36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,800
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -1.57%
Information Security
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basildon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
97 86 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 72.93% 86.87% 74.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67 73 78
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £29,151
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (75.00%) CISSP
1 3 (75.00%) CISM
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) CSSLP
2 2 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Cryptography
2 2 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) Progress
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Web Design
2 2 (50.00%) CEH
2 2 (50.00%) WebInspect
2 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (25.00%) CESG
3 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (25.00%) EMV
3 1 (25.00%) CISA
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (25.00%) QADirector
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Security Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Penetration Tester
1 2 (50.00%) QA Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Application Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior QA Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior QA Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Cryptography
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) EMV
2 1 (25.00%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Web Design
2 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 2 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
1 3 (75.00%) CISM
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) CSSLP
2 2 (50.00%) CEH
3 1 (25.00%) CISA
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Progress
1 2 (50.00%) HP
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