The table below looks at the statistics for 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 Security Management over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Management
Rank 182 192 183
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 42 23 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.76% 0.41% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.53% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 34
Average salary £59,250 £31,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+91.12% -29.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,300 £30,450
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £43,050 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
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
4493 4376 3892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 81.60% 77.53% 75.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3255 3197 2990
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Security Management Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Security Management
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Security Management Salary Trend in Berkshire

Security Management
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Management across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Security Management Salary Histogram in Berkshire

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 Security Management within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
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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
Reading +9 29 £55,000 +77.41%
Maidenhead 0 7 £60,000 +4.34%
Newbury - 3 - -
Bracknell 0 1 £58,500 +56.00%
Slough - 1 £57,500 -
Security Management
South East

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing 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 Security Management.

1 42 (60.87%) Information Security
2 36 (52.17%) ITIL
3 31 (44.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 30 (43.48%) Information Security Management
5 23 (33.33%) PCI DSS
6 21 (30.43%) ISMS
6 21 (30.43%) Security Cleared
7 20 (28.99%) Firewall
8 19 (27.54%) Finance
8 19 (27.54%) Windows
8 19 (27.54%) Cyber Security
8 19 (27.54%) Data Protection
9 18 (26.09%) SC Cleared
9 18 (26.09%) Data Protection Act
9 18 (26.09%) Microsoft
9 18 (26.09%) Telecoms
10 17 (24.64%) Service Delivery
11 16 (23.19%) Management Information System
12 14 (20.29%) Degree
13 13 (18.84%) Matrix Management
13 13 (18.84%) SIEM
13 13 (18.84%) CISSP
13 13 (18.84%) VMware
14 12 (17.39%) UNIX
15 11 (15.94%) MS Excel
15 11 (15.94%) SCCM
16 8 (11.59%) CISA
16 8 (11.59%) CISM
16 8 (11.59%) Business Continuity
16 8 (11.59%) SQL

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing 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 Security Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 11 (15.94%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 20 (28.99%) Firewall
2 6 (8.70%) Network Security
3 5 (7.25%) LAN
3 5 (7.25%) VPN
4 4 (5.80%) DMZ
4 4 (5.80%) WAN
4 4 (5.80%) 3G
4 4 (5.80%) 2G
4 4 (5.80%) 2.5G
4 4 (5.80%) VLAN
4 4 (5.80%) SIGTRAN
4 4 (5.80%) GGSN
4 4 (5.80%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (5.80%) LTE
4 4 (5.80%) GSM
5 3 (4.35%) SNMP
6 2 (2.90%) SDH
6 2 (2.90%) DWDM
7 1 (1.45%) NetScreen
7 1 (1.45%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
General
1 19 (27.54%) Finance
2 18 (26.09%) Telecoms
3 7 (10.14%) Advertising
4 5 (7.25%) Banking
5 3 (4.35%) Retail
5 3 (4.35%) Games
5 3 (4.35%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.45%) Law
6 1 (1.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (27.54%) Security Manager
2 16 (23.19%) Consultant
3 10 (14.49%) Service Manager
3 10 (14.49%) Information Manager
3 10 (14.49%) Information Security Manager
4 9 (13.04%) Analyst
4 9 (13.04%) Security Analyst
5 7 (10.14%) Security Consultant
6 6 (8.70%) Technical Consultant
6 6 (8.70%) Customer Services Manager
7 4 (5.80%) Information Security Consultant
8 3 (4.35%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (4.35%) Security Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Services Delivery Manager
8 3 (4.35%) Network Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Sales Consultant
8 3 (4.35%) Technical Sales Consultant
8 3 (4.35%) Risk Consultant
9 2 (2.90%) SCCM Consultant
9 2 (2.90%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.25%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.09%) Data Protection Act
2 16 (23.19%) Management Information System
3 6 (8.70%) PKI
4 4 (5.80%) CESG
4 4 (5.80%) CESG CLAS
4 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.45%) AS400
5 1 (1.45%) HACMP
5 1 (1.45%) LPAR
5 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.54%) Windows
2 12 (17.39%) UNIX
3 7 (10.14%) Linux
4 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.80%) Windows 7
5 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.35%) Solaris
7 1 (1.45%) AIX
7 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (60.87%) Information Security
2 36 (52.17%) ITIL
3 30 (43.48%) Information Security Management
4 21 (30.43%) ISMS
5 19 (27.54%) Data Protection
5 19 (27.54%) Cyber Security
6 17 (24.64%) Service Delivery
7 13 (18.84%) Matrix Management
7 13 (18.84%) SIEM
8 8 (11.59%) Business Continuity
9 7 (10.14%) Project Management
9 7 (10.14%) BCP
10 6 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (8.70%) Data Security
10 6 (8.70%) Business Continuity Planning
10 6 (8.70%) Coaching
11 5 (7.25%) PRINCE2
12 4 (5.80%) Network Architecture
12 4 (5.80%) TOGAF
12 4 (5.80%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.59%) SQL
2 6 (8.70%) C
3 4 (5.80%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 18 (26.09%) SC Cleared
3 14 (20.29%) Degree
4 13 (18.84%) CISSP
5 8 (11.59%) CISA
5 8 (11.59%) CISM
6 5 (7.25%) PCI QSA
6 5 (7.25%) CRISC
7 4 (5.80%) CITP
7 4 (5.80%) CISMP
7 4 (5.80%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (5.80%) MBCS
8 2 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.90%) CCNA
9 1 (1.45%) MCSE
9 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.45%) GCIH
9 1 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.45%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (44.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 8 (11.59%) SLA
4 7 (10.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (2.90%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (1.45%) COBIT
6 1 (1.45%) BS25999
6 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 7 (10.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (15.94%) SCCM
2 5 (7.25%) WSUS
3 1 (1.45%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.45%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 18 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 13 (18.84%) VMware
3 7 (10.14%) Cisco
4 6 (8.70%) Citrix
5 4 (5.80%) Juniper
6 3 (4.35%) CA
6 3 (4.35%) Oracle
6 3 (4.35%) NetScout
6 3 (4.35%) Riverbed
6 3 (4.35%) LogRhythm
6 3 (4.35%) HP
7 2 (2.90%) Symantec
7 2 (2.90%) Sybase
7 2 (2.90%) Veritas
8 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.45%) IBM
8 1 (1.45%) Remedy
8 1 (1.45%) Sun
8 1 (1.45%) ScanSafe
8 1 (1.45%) Huawei