The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security Management over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Management
Rank 193 213 207
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -6
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Management 24 21 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.49% 0.38% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.45% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 24 10 4
Average salary £52,500 £62,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +101.61%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +31.25%
Information Security Management
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
4148 4630 4653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 85.40% 84.60% 80.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3353 3289 3323
Average salary £52,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.95% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Information Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Information Security Management Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Information Security Management
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Information Security Management Salary Trend in Berkshire

Information Security Management
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Management across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Information Security Management Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Information Security Management
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Management within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
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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
Slough - 8 £55,000 -
Reading +2 5 £27,500 -56.00%
Wokingham - 4 £27,500 -
Bracknell -2 3 £52,500 -10.25%
Maidenhead +4 2 £52,500 -34.37%
Information Security Management
South East

Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Information Security Management 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 Information Security Management.

1 37 (100.00%) Security Management
1 37 (100.00%) Information Security
2 32 (86.49%) CISSP
3 29 (78.38%) Management Information System
3 29 (78.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 25 (67.57%) PCI DSS
5 22 (59.46%) CISM
6 19 (51.35%) Degree
7 14 (37.84%) ISMS
8 12 (32.43%) CISMP
9 9 (24.32%) CESG
9 9 (24.32%) CESG CLAS
9 9 (24.32%) CLAS
9 9 (24.32%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 8 (21.62%) IISP
10 8 (21.62%) Data Protection
10 8 (21.62%) Computer Science
10 8 (21.62%) SIEM
10 8 (21.62%) Firewall
10 8 (21.62%) IIS
11 7 (18.92%) CISA
11 7 (18.92%) Information Security Governance
12 6 (16.22%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (16.22%) BCP
12 6 (16.22%) Finance
13 4 (10.81%) Banking
13 4 (10.81%) Retail
13 4 (10.81%) Data Management
13 4 (10.81%) Information Management
13 4 (10.81%) Vulnerability Assessment

Information Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Information Security Management 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 Information Security Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (21.62%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) Firewall
2 4 (10.81%) Internet
2 4 (10.81%) IPsec
2 4 (10.81%) LAN
2 4 (10.81%) SSL
2 4 (10.81%) VPN
2 4 (10.81%) WAN
2 4 (10.81%) Wireless
3 3 (8.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (16.22%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Banking
2 4 (10.81%) Legal
2 4 (10.81%) Retail
2 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Security Manager
2 17 (45.95%) Information Manager
2 17 (45.95%) Information Security Manager
3 6 (16.22%) Analyst
3 6 (16.22%) Information Officer
3 6 (16.22%) Information Security Officer
3 6 (16.22%) Security Analyst
3 6 (16.22%) Security Officer
4 4 (10.81%) Administrator
4 4 (10.81%) DBA
4 4 (10.81%) Governance Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Information Governance Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Junior
4 4 (10.81%) Junior DBA
4 4 (10.81%) Junior SQL DBA
4 4 (10.81%) Junior SQL Server DBA
4 4 (10.81%) SQL DBA
4 4 (10.81%) SQL Server DBA
5 3 (8.11%) Information Security Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 29 (78.38%) Management Information System
2 9 (24.32%) CESG
2 9 (24.32%) CESG CLAS
3 8 (21.62%) Computer Science
4 4 (10.81%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.70%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) Information Security
1 37 (100.00%) Security Management
2 14 (37.84%) ISMS
3 8 (21.62%) Data Protection
3 8 (21.62%) SIEM
4 7 (18.92%) Information Security Governance
5 6 (16.22%) BCP
5 6 (16.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (10.81%) CRM
6 4 (10.81%) Data Management
6 4 (10.81%) Data Security
6 4 (10.81%) Information Assurance
6 4 (10.81%) Information Management
6 4 (10.81%) ITIL
6 4 (10.81%) ITSM
6 4 (10.81%) Project Management
6 4 (10.81%) Security Architecture
6 4 (10.81%) Service Management
6 4 (10.81%) Software Architecture
6 4 (10.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (86.49%) CISSP
2 22 (59.46%) CISM
3 19 (51.35%) Degree
4 12 (32.43%) CISMP
5 9 (24.32%) CLAS
6 8 (21.62%) IISP
7 7 (18.92%) CISA
8 4 (10.81%) ISACA
8 4 (10.81%) MCSE
8 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (8.11%) CCNA
9 3 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (8.11%) GIAC
10 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
10 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
11 1 (2.70%) ISSEP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (78.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (67.57%) PCI DSS
3 9 (24.32%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 4 (10.81%) COBIT
5 3 (8.11%) ISO 9001
6 2 (5.41%) ISO27002
7 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
7 1 (2.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Intel Security