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 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
Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Computer Security 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £53,250 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+7.98% +57.77%
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
4318 4187 4348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 74.76% 74.04% 75.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2896 3174 3619
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Change Control
2 3 (60.00%) Capacity Management
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) SCOM
2 3 (60.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (60.00%) Security Management
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (40.00%) Apple
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) SMTP
3 2 (40.00%) HTTP
3 2 (40.00%) SNMP
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008

Computer Security
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 3 (60.00%) MS Office
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SMTP
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
1 2 (40.00%) SNMP
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Database Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Mac OS X
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (60.00%) Security Management
2 3 (60.00%) Change Control
2 3 (60.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (40.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Apple
2 2 (40.00%) Tripwire
2 2 (40.00%) Sourcefire
2 2 (40.00%) ArcSight