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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 25 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 4.40% 3.23% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.44% 4.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £56,250 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
90 48 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 98.90% 77.42% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 23 40 42
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 19 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) SLA
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (57.14%) Line Management
2 4 (57.14%) Coaching
2 4 (57.14%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (42.86%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (42.86%) ArcSight
3 3 (42.86%) LogLogic
3 3 (42.86%) SIEM
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) Juniper STRM
3 3 (42.86%) QRadar
3 3 (42.86%) Security Operations
3 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
3 3 (42.86%) Symantec
3 3 (42.86%) Intel Security
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Spreadsheet
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Project Manager
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Manager
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Project Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Information Officer
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security Officer
2 3 (42.86%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Coaching
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (57.14%) Line Management
2 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Security Operations
2 3 (42.86%) SIEM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Juniper STRM
1 3 (42.86%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (42.86%) QRadar
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) ArcSight
1 3 (42.86%) Intel Security
1 3 (42.86%) LogLogic
1 3 (42.86%) Symantec