The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 43 68 64
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -4
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 12 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 3.15% 0.76% 1.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.00% 0.91% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 9
Average salary £55,000 £32,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.23% -40.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £32,500 £53,000
10% offered a salary of more than £98,000 £32,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
Information Security
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
300 439 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 78.74% 82.99% 77.10%
Number of salaries quoted 243 254 220
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Information Security
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Bracknell

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing Information 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 Information Security.

1 9 (45.00%) Juniper
2 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) Sourcefire
3 7 (35.00%) CISSP
3 7 (35.00%) Firewall
4 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (20.00%) Finance
4 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (15.00%) Fortinet
5 3 (15.00%) Degree
5 3 (15.00%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (15.00%) Security Management
5 3 (15.00%) Marketing
5 3 (15.00%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
5 3 (15.00%) CISM
5 3 (15.00%) Websense
5 3 (15.00%) Cisco
5 3 (15.00%) IBM
5 3 (15.00%) Business Analytics
5 3 (15.00%) Analytics
5 3 (15.00%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (15.00%) Security Architecture
5 3 (15.00%) Social Media
6 2 (10.00%) SIEM
6 2 (10.00%) PCI DSS
6 2 (10.00%) SDLC
6 2 (10.00%) Windows

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing Information 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 Information Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) Internet
3 1 (5.00%) OSPF
3 1 (5.00%) BGP
3 1 (5.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (5.00%) Network Security
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.00%) HTTP
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (15.00%) Marketing
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.00%) Retail
4 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Consultant
1 10 (50.00%) Security Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Architect
2 3 (15.00%) Security Architect
2 3 (15.00%) Chief Technology Officer
3 1 (5.00%) Cyber Security Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.00%) Social Media
3 2 (10.00%) RMADS
4 1 (5.00%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (5.00%) Statistics
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.00%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (15.00%) Strategic Planning
2 3 (15.00%) Business Analytics
2 3 (15.00%) Analytics
2 3 (15.00%) Customer Engagement
2 3 (15.00%) Security Architecture
2 3 (15.00%) Security Management
3 2 (10.00%) SDLC
3 2 (10.00%) SIEM
3 2 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Time Management
4 1 (5.00%) ISMS
4 1 (5.00%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (5.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (5.00%) Information Security Management
4 1 (5.00%) CRM
4 1 (5.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) CISSP
2 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) CISM
3 3 (15.00%) Degree
3 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (5.00%) EnCE
5 1 (5.00%) GIAC
5 1 (5.00%) GCIH
5 1 (5.00%) GCFA
5 1 (5.00%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (10.00%) JSP 440
2 2 (10.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Juniper
2 7 (35.00%) Sourcefire
3 3 (15.00%) Fortinet
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco
3 3 (15.00%) IBM
3 3 (15.00%) Websense
4 1 (5.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.00%) F5
4 1 (5.00%) LogRhythm