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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
Berkshire / Bracknell
Rank 49 41 67
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +26
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 6 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.58% 3.93% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 4.73% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 7
Median salary £70,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -4.54%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%

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
321 402 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 84.47% 83.06% 90.36%
Number of salaries quoted 240 326 344
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,300 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

The demand trend of job ads across the Bracknell 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 7 (63.64%) C
2 6 (54.55%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Degree
3 5 (45.45%) iSeries
3 5 (45.45%) QA
3 5 (45.45%) Social Engineering
3 5 (45.45%) SDLC
3 5 (45.45%) CREST Certified
3 5 (45.45%) Solaris
3 5 (45.45%) Wireless
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) VMware ESX
3 5 (45.45%) Content Management
3 5 (45.45%) Ethical Hacking
3 5 (45.45%) C++
3 5 (45.45%) CRM
3 5 (45.45%) SMTP
3 5 (45.45%) HTTP
3 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 5 (45.45%) Middleware
3 5 (45.45%) Project Management
4 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
5 3 (27.27%) Virtual Team
5 3 (27.27%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (27.27%) Business Development
5 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
6 2 (18.18%) Customer Engagement

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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:

Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) HTTP
2 5 (45.45%) SMTP
2 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 5 (45.45%) Wireless
3 1 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Penetration Tester
1 5 (45.45%) Tester
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Security Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Security Penetration Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) iSeries
2 3 (27.27%) Virtual Team
3 1 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (9.09%) Replication
3 1 (9.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Solaris
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Content Management
2 5 (45.45%) CRM
2 5 (45.45%) Ethical Hacking
2 5 (45.45%) Project Management
2 5 (45.45%) SDLC
2 5 (45.45%) Social Engineering
3 3 (27.27%) Business Development
4 2 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
5 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 1 (9.09%) Data Security
5 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C
2 5 (45.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) CREST Certified
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) CISA
2 1 (9.09%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix