The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
Rank 216 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Security 10 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.17% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £31,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+69.23% +3.17%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4388 3860 4442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 74.59% 72.52% 71.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3120 2900 3789
Average salary £48,500 £45,600 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.35% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,600 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Computer Security
South East

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
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Security across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Computer Security Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Computer Security
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Security within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 5 £31,000 -
Newbury - 3 £55,000 -
Computer Security
South East

Computer Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 17 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 16 (94.12%) Information Security
2 16 (94.12%) Linux
3 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
4 9 (52.94%) SCOM
4 9 (52.94%) DV Cleared
4 9 (52.94%) Change Control
4 9 (52.94%) Oracle Database
4 9 (52.94%) MS Excel
4 9 (52.94%) Oracle
4 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
4 9 (52.94%) MS Office
4 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
4 9 (52.94%) Information Security Management
4 9 (52.94%) Security Management
4 9 (52.94%) Degree
5 8 (47.06%) Firewall
6 7 (41.18%) Incident Management
6 7 (41.18%) Tripwire
6 7 (41.18%) Sourcefire
6 7 (41.18%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (41.18%) Mac OS X
6 7 (41.18%) Apple
6 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (41.18%) UNIX
6 7 (41.18%) Windows
6 7 (41.18%) SMTP
6 7 (41.18%) HTTP
6 7 (41.18%) SNMP
6 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP

Computer Security
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 9 (52.94%) MS Excel
1 9 (52.94%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) Firewall
2 7 (41.18%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (41.18%) SMTP
2 7 (41.18%) HTTP
2 7 (41.18%) SNMP
2 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
2 7 (41.18%) DNS
3 5 (29.41%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) Oracle Database
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) SQL DBA
1 7 (41.18%) Security Engineer
1 7 (41.18%) DBA
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server DBA
2 2 (11.76%) Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Database Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 17 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (41.18%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) Mac OS X
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (41.18%) UNIX
2 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (41.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Information Security
2 9 (52.94%) Change Control
2 9 (52.94%) Information Security Management
2 9 (52.94%) Security Management
3 7 (41.18%) Incident Management
3 7 (41.18%) SIEM
3 7 (41.18%) Reverse Engineering
4 2 (11.76%) Capacity Management
5 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
2 9 (52.94%) DV Cleared
2 9 (52.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) COBIT
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Oracle
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) Tripwire
2 7 (41.18%) Sourcefire
2 7 (41.18%) Apple
2 7 (41.18%) ArcSight
3 1 (5.88%) Serena