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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 43 68 70
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +2
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 10 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.87% 0.76% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.58% 0.89% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 2
Average salary £53,750 £32,500 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.38% -39.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,200 £32,500 £46,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £43,000 £60,750
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
279 451 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 79.94% 86.23% 79.21%
Number of salaries quoted 216 245 237
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 13 (52.00%) CISSP
2 10 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (28.00%) Firewall
3 7 (28.00%) Juniper
4 6 (24.00%) CISM
4 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (24.00%) Degree
4 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (24.00%) Security Architecture
5 5 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
5 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 5 (20.00%) Sourcefire
5 5 (20.00%) Finance
5 5 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
5 5 (20.00%) IIS
6 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (16.00%) Security Management
6 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
6 4 (16.00%) TOGAF
6 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
6 4 (16.00%) SABSA
7 3 (12.00%) Marketing
7 3 (12.00%) Social Media
7 3 (12.00%) Business Analytics
7 3 (12.00%) Analytics
7 3 (12.00%) Information Assurance
7 3 (12.00%) Customer Engagement
7 3 (12.00%) PCI DSS
7 3 (12.00%) Retail
7 3 (12.00%) Strategic Planning

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 5 (20.00%) IIS
2 2 (8.00%) Apache
2 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) Firewall
2 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (12.00%) DNS
4 2 (8.00%) LDAP
5 1 (4.00%) HTTP
5 1 (4.00%) OSPF
5 1 (4.00%) BGP
5 1 (4.00%) EIGRP
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (12.00%) Retail
3 3 (12.00%) Marketing
4 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Consultant
2 9 (36.00%) Security Consultant
3 6 (24.00%) Security Architect
3 6 (24.00%) Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Chief Technology Officer
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Support
5 2 (8.00%) Risk Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Compliance Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Cyber Security Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Support Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Risk Management Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Management Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Linux Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Linux Support
6 1 (4.00%) Governance Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.00%) Social Media
3 2 (8.00%) RMADS
4 1 (4.00%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (4.00%) Statistics
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) SUSE
2 2 (8.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (8.00%) CentOS
2 2 (8.00%) Solaris
3 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (24.00%) Security Architecture
2 5 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
2 5 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (16.00%) Security Management
3 4 (16.00%) TOGAF
3 4 (16.00%) SABSA
4 3 (12.00%) Information Assurance
4 3 (12.00%) Business Analytics
4 3 (12.00%) Analytics
4 3 (12.00%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (12.00%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (8.00%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Cyber Security
5 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.00%) SDLC
6 1 (4.00%) Critical Success Factor
6 1 (4.00%) Malware Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Database Security
6 1 (4.00%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) Perl
1 2 (8.00%) Python
1 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) CISSP
2 6 (24.00%) CISM
2 6 (24.00%) Degree
2 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) EnCE
5 1 (4.00%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) GIAC
5 1 (4.00%) GCIH
5 1 (4.00%) GCFA
5 1 (4.00%) GPEN
5 1 (4.00%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (12.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (8.00%) JSP 440
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Nagios
1 2 (8.00%) ZABBIX
1 2 (8.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Juniper
2 5 (20.00%) Sourcefire
3 3 (12.00%) IBM
3 3 (12.00%) Websense
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco
4 2 (8.00%) Sophos
4 2 (8.00%) Intel
4 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.00%) Blue Coat
5 1 (4.00%) Fortinet
5 1 (4.00%) F5
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