The table below looks at the statistics for Computer Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Security over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
Rank - 226 222
Permanent jobs citing Computer Security 0 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.018% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.022% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £70,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +125.80%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £37,500 £34,750
% change year-on-year
+60.00% +7.91%
Computer Security
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4385 4605 4392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 84.60% 84.54% 82.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3568 3325 3177
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Computer Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Computer Security Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Computer Security
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Computer Security Salary Trend in Berkshire

Computer Security
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Computer 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 Computer Security.

1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 2 (100.00%) CEH
1 2 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) EnCE
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Forensics
1 2 (100.00%) Data Privacy
1 2 (100.00%) Network Packet Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Network Packet Capture
1 2 (100.00%) FTK
1 2 (100.00%) EnCase

Computer Security
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Computer 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 Computer Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Forensic Investigator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Privacy
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Forensics
1 2 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Network Packet Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Network Packet Capture
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CEH
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) EnCE
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) EnCase
1 2 (100.00%) FTK