The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 55 88 121
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +33
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 183 193 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.49% 3.20% 2.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.24% 3.70% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 107 166 97
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,400 £35,000 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £79,050
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Information 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
3490 5210 4923
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 85.71% 86.40% 84.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2605 4226 3294
Median salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing Information Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Information Security
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Berkshire

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Information Security
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +27 85 £55,000 +8.91% 8
Maidenhead -8 13 £67,500 +22.72%
Slough +24 10 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Windsor -1 10 £63,750 +21.42%
Newbury - 6 £60,000 -
Bracknell +15 5 £67,500 -3.57%
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing Information Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 136 (33.42%) CISSP
2 132 (32.43%) Management Information System
3 113 (27.76%) Linux
4 104 (25.55%) Windows
5 83 (20.39%) Risk Management
6 82 (20.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 82 (20.15%) Cybersecurity
7 81 (19.90%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 79 (19.41%) CISM
9 70 (17.20%) CISA
9 70 (17.20%) Finance
10 68 (16.71%) Telecoms
10 68 (16.71%) Security Management
10 68 (16.71%) Unix
11 65 (15.97%) Security Operations
12 63 (15.48%) Firewall
13 62 (15.23%) Network Security
14 61 (14.99%) Information Security Management
15 59 (14.50%) Nessus
15 59 (14.50%) Data Protection
16 58 (14.25%) Degree
17 54 (13.27%) PCI DSS
17 54 (13.27%) SIEM
18 52 (12.78%) ITIL
19 48 (11.79%) TCP/IP
19 48 (11.79%) Microsoft
20 47 (11.55%) Continuous Improvement
21 44 (10.81%) ISMS
21 44 (10.81%) Cisco
22 41 (10.07%) Matrix Organization

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (6.39%) IIS
2 6 (1.47%) WebLogic
2 6 (1.47%) WebSphere
3 4 (0.98%) JBoss
3 4 (0.98%) WebLogic Portal
4 3 (0.74%) Drupal
5 2 (0.49%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 37 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.44%) MS Office
3 10 (2.46%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (2.46%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.23%) SAP GRC
2 2 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.25%) CODA-Financials
3 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (7.86%) IaaS
2 9 (2.21%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (2.21%) SaaS
3 5 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.98%) PaaS
5 2 (0.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 63 (15.48%) Firewall
2 62 (15.23%) Network Security
3 48 (11.79%) TCP/IP
4 29 (7.13%) Intrusion Detection
5 22 (5.41%) SSL
6 17 (4.18%) VPN
7 15 (3.69%) Internet
8 13 (3.19%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (2.95%) HTTP
10 11 (2.70%) Broadband
11 5 (1.23%) LAN
12 4 (0.98%) WAN
12 4 (0.98%) WebEx
13 3 (0.74%) Intranet
14 2 (0.49%) Ethernet
14 2 (0.49%) Remote Desktop
14 2 (0.49%) SAN
14 2 (0.49%) VoIP
14 2 (0.49%) Wireless
14 2 (0.49%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (8.35%) Relational Database
2 9 (2.21%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (0.49%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.25%) MS Access
4 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.25%) Metasploit
General
1 70 (17.20%) Finance
2 68 (16.71%) Telecoms
3 37 (9.09%) Games
4 36 (8.85%) Legal
5 12 (2.95%) Retail
6 9 (2.21%) Banking
7 8 (1.97%) German Language
8 2 (0.49%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.49%) Marketing
9 1 (0.25%) Advertising
9 1 (0.25%) Electronics
9 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 98 (24.08%) Analyst
2 85 (20.88%) Security Analyst
3 67 (16.46%) Consultant
4 64 (15.72%) Security Consultant
5 60 (14.74%) Security Manager
6 55 (13.51%) Security Engineer
7 34 (8.35%) Information Analyst
7 34 (8.35%) Information Security Analyst
8 32 (7.86%) Security Specialist
9 28 (6.88%) Information Security Manager
10 27 (6.63%) Information Security Consultant
11 26 (6.39%) Information Manager
12 24 (5.90%) Architect
13 20 (4.91%) Cybersecurity Manager
14 19 (4.67%) Information Security Engineer
14 19 (4.67%) Security Architect
15 17 (4.18%) Senior Analyst
16 16 (3.93%) Senior Security Engineer
16 16 (3.93%) SOC Analyst
17 15 (3.69%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.97%) SAML
1 8 (1.97%) XML
2 5 (1.23%) LAMP
3 4 (0.98%) CSS
3 4 (0.98%) OAuth
4 3 (0.74%) HTML
4 3 (0.74%) SailPoint
5 2 (0.49%) Classic ASP
5 2 (0.49%) XSLT
6 1 (0.25%) .NET
6 1 (0.25%) Ajax
6 1 (0.25%) Flash
6 1 (0.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 132 (32.43%) Management Information System
2 40 (9.83%) Security Operations Centre
3 34 (8.35%) Data Protection Act
4 26 (6.39%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (6.39%) Computer Science
5 25 (6.14%) Virtual Team
6 24 (5.90%) PKI
7 22 (5.41%) Cyber Attack
8 19 (4.67%) Enterprise Software
9 18 (4.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 14 (3.44%) iPad
11 8 (1.97%) Private Cloud
12 6 (1.47%) Driving Licence
12 6 (1.47%) Statistics
13 5 (1.23%) Fintech
14 4 (0.98%) Cryptography
14 4 (0.98%) Cyberthreat
14 4 (0.98%) Enterprise Cloud
15 3 (0.74%) CESG
15 3 (0.74%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 113 (27.76%) Linux
2 104 (25.55%) Windows
3 68 (16.71%) Unix
4 12 (2.95%) Windows Server
5 10 (2.46%) Solaris
6 9 (2.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (1.97%) Windows 2000
7 8 (1.97%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.23%) CentOS
9 4 (0.98%) SUSE
10 3 (0.74%) Debian
11 2 (0.49%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.25%) KNOPPIX
12 1 (0.25%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.25%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (20.39%) Risk Management
2 82 (20.15%) Cybersecurity
3 81 (19.90%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 68 (16.71%) Security Management
5 65 (15.97%) Security Operations
6 61 (14.99%) Information Security Management
7 59 (14.50%) Data Protection
8 54 (13.27%) SIEM
9 52 (12.78%) ITIL
10 47 (11.55%) Continuous Improvement
11 44 (10.81%) ISMS
12 41 (10.07%) Matrix Organization
13 39 (9.58%) Risk Assessment
14 33 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
15 28 (6.88%) Change Management
16 26 (6.39%) Presales
17 25 (6.14%) Coaching
18 23 (5.65%) Security Architecture
19 22 (5.41%) Vulnerability Management
20 21 (5.16%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (6.39%) SQL
2 11 (2.70%) C
3 8 (1.97%) JavaScript
4 7 (1.72%) Java
5 5 (1.23%) Shell Script
6 3 (0.74%) C#
7 2 (0.49%) C++
8 1 (0.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 136 (33.42%) CISSP
2 79 (19.41%) CISM
3 70 (17.20%) CISA
4 58 (14.25%) Degree
5 34 (8.35%) Security Cleared
6 32 (7.86%) SC Cleared
7 26 (6.39%) CEH
8 23 (5.65%) IISP
9 20 (4.91%) GSEC
9 20 (4.91%) ISSAP
10 14 (3.44%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (2.46%) SANS
12 7 (1.72%) CCNA
12 7 (1.72%) CISMP
13 6 (1.47%) CCIE
13 6 (1.47%) CCSE
13 6 (1.47%) CCSP
13 6 (1.47%) JNCIS
13 6 (1.47%) PCI QSA
14 5 (1.23%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (20.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 54 (13.27%) PCI DSS
3 26 (6.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 12 (2.95%) COBIT
5 10 (2.46%) ISO22301
6 8 (1.97%) SLA
7 6 (1.47%) COSO
8 5 (1.23%) GxP
8 5 (1.23%) ISO27002
9 2 (0.49%) ISO 14001
9 2 (0.49%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.25%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.25%) QA
System Software
1 18 (4.42%) Active Directory
2 15 (3.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (3.19%) VMware ESX
4 6 (1.47%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 59 (14.50%) Nessus
2 37 (9.09%) SCCM
3 13 (3.19%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 10 (2.46%) QRadar
5 3 (0.74%) RSA Archer
6 2 (0.49%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.25%) Core Impact
7 1 (0.25%) EnCase
7 1 (0.25%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 48 (11.79%) Microsoft
2 44 (10.81%) Cisco
3 39 (9.58%) Blue Coat
3 39 (9.58%) CheckPoint
3 39 (9.58%) F5
3 39 (9.58%) Palo Alto
4 34 (8.35%) ArcSight
5 29 (7.13%) Splunk
6 23 (5.65%) VMware
7 20 (4.91%) Juniper
7 20 (4.91%) LogLogic
8 16 (3.93%) HP
8 16 (3.93%) Imperva
9 14 (3.44%) Sourcefire
10 13 (3.19%) BT
10 13 (3.19%) IBM
10 13 (3.19%) LogRhythm
11 12 (2.95%) Oracle
11 12 (2.95%) Qualys
12 11 (2.70%) Huawei
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 to 75,000 + Benefits + Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 30 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
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NCC Group
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CGI
Salary: £75000 - £105000 per annum + benefits
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Cybercrowd
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
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CGI
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
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