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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
Rank 222 214 223
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Permanent jobs citing Computer Security 1 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.018% 0.21% 0.019%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.022% 0.27% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 1
Average salary - £31,000 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -42.05%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -4.61%
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
4544 4434 3925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 81.51% 77.44% 75.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3293 3240 3021
Average salary £52,500 £48,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.24% +5.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

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
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 31 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -16 1 - - 1
Computer Security
South East

Computer Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) GCIH
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Snort
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Blog
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Forensics
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) tcpdump
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk
2 1 (50.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Database Security
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) FISMA
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux

Computer Security
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) tcpdump
General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Research Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Forensics
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Database Security
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) GIAC
1 1 (50.00%) GCIH
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) FISMA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk
1 1 (50.00%) ArcSight
Reading
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