The first table below looks at the demand for the Head of Security role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Head of Security in their job title over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Security
Rank 206 217 223
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Security 4 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.071% 0.036% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.039% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 9
Average salary £95,000 - £85,000
90% offered a salary of more than £88,250 - £80,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 - £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £75,000 £87,500
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5212 5112 5632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.84% 93.27% 94.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3737 4067 4742
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Head of Security
South East

Head of Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Head of Security in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Head of Security Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Head of Security
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Head of Security Salary Trend in Berkshire

Head of Security
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Security across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Head of Security Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Head of 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 Head of Security within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(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 - 2 £100,000 -
Slough - 2 £88,750 - 1
Head of Security
South East

Head of Security
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Head of Security in their job title 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 with Head of Security in their job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Cadence
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Cyber Security
3 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) COBIT
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) CISSP
3 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (20.00%) CISA
3 1 (20.00%) CISM
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms

Head of Security
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Head of Security in their job title 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 with Head of Security in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) CISA
1 1 (20.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (20.00%) COBIT
1 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cadence
Slough, Berkshire
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Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + excellent package
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