The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 94 91 106
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 22 31 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.25% 1.68% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 2.17% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 27
Average salary £60,000 £70,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +50.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £91,000 £96,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1374 1426 1624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 78.16% 77.46% 80.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1054 1113 1426
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Information Security
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Information Security
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Milton Keynes -12 11 £60,000 +44.57%
High Wycombe -1 4 £58,750 -16.07% 2
Aylesbury - 2 - -
Beaconsfield - 1 £62,500 -
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 23 (44.23%) Finance
2 18 (34.62%) Management Information System
3 15 (28.85%) Security Management
4 14 (26.92%) Risk Management
4 14 (26.92%) Degree
5 13 (25.00%) Information Security Management
5 13 (25.00%) CISA
6 12 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 9 (17.31%) Penetration Testing
7 9 (17.31%) CISSP
7 9 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (15.38%) Network Security
8 8 (15.38%) PCI DSS
8 8 (15.38%) Security Cleared
8 8 (15.38%) Windows
8 8 (15.38%) Project Management
9 7 (13.46%) CISM
9 7 (13.46%) Firewall
9 7 (13.46%) Linux
9 7 (13.46%) Python
9 7 (13.46%) Telecoms
9 7 (13.46%) Legal
9 7 (13.46%) Security Architecture
10 6 (11.54%) Security Testing
10 6 (11.54%) Manufacturing
10 6 (11.54%) Law
10 6 (11.54%) Cryptography
10 6 (11.54%) IT Governance
10 6 (11.54%) Oracle
10 6 (11.54%) UNIX

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.92%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.38%) Network Security
2 7 (13.46%) Firewall
3 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.77%) VPN
4 3 (5.77%) DMZ
4 3 (5.77%) Wireless Security
4 3 (5.77%) Wireless
4 3 (5.77%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (3.85%) DNS
5 2 (3.85%) LAN
5 2 (3.85%) VoIP
5 2 (3.85%) WAN
5 2 (3.85%) DHCP
6 1 (1.92%) SSL
6 1 (1.92%) SAN
6 1 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (1.92%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (1.92%) Internet
6 1 (1.92%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.77%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Ant
1 4 (7.69%) Subversion
1 4 (7.69%) Hudson
General
1 23 (44.23%) Finance
2 7 (13.46%) Telecoms
2 7 (13.46%) Legal
3 6 (11.54%) Manufacturing
3 6 (11.54%) Law
4 5 (9.62%) Retail
4 5 (9.62%) Marketing
5 4 (7.69%) German Language
6 3 (5.77%) Automotive
7 2 (3.85%) Advertising
7 2 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (13.46%) Security Manager
2 6 (11.54%) Auditor
2 6 (11.54%) Information Manager
2 6 (11.54%) Information Security Manager
2 6 (11.54%) Head of Security
3 5 (9.62%) Information Systems Auditor
3 5 (9.62%) Consultant
4 4 (7.69%) Security Consultant
4 4 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
4 4 (7.69%) Security Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) Head of Architecture
4 4 (7.69%) Integration Specialist
5 3 (5.77%) Security Officer
5 3 (5.77%) Test Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Design Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Security Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Architect
6 2 (3.85%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (1.92%) HTML
2 1 (1.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (34.62%) Management Information System
2 9 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (11.54%) Cryptography
4 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (3.85%) Economics
5 2 (3.85%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.92%) CCTV
6 1 (1.92%) Tandem
6 1 (1.92%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.92%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.38%) Windows
2 7 (13.46%) Linux
3 6 (11.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.85%) Security Management
2 14 (26.92%) Risk Management
3 13 (25.00%) Information Security Management
4 9 (17.31%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (15.38%) Project Management
6 7 (13.46%) Security Architecture
7 6 (11.54%) Security Testing
7 6 (11.54%) IT Governance
8 5 (9.62%) OWASP
8 5 (9.62%) Business Continuity
8 5 (9.62%) B2B
9 4 (7.69%) Configuration Management
9 4 (7.69%) ITIL
9 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2
9 4 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (7.69%) Matrix Management
9 4 (7.69%) Business Transformation
9 4 (7.69%) Project Governance
9 4 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.46%) Python
2 5 (9.62%) PowerShell
2 5 (9.62%) Java
3 4 (7.69%) Perl
3 4 (7.69%) VBScript
4 3 (5.77%) C
5 2 (3.85%) C#
6 1 (1.92%) C++
6 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (26.92%) Degree
2 13 (25.00%) CISA
3 9 (17.31%) CISSP
4 8 (15.38%) Security Cleared
5 7 (13.46%) CISM
6 4 (7.69%) CEH
7 3 (5.77%) CCNP
7 3 (5.77%) GIAC
7 3 (5.77%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (3.85%) DV Cleared
8 2 (3.85%) ISACA
9 1 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.92%) PMP
9 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.92%) GCIA
9 1 (1.92%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (15.38%) PCI DSS
3 3 (5.77%) COBIT
4 2 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.92%) SLA
5 1 (1.92%) BS25999
System Software
1 6 (11.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) Oracle
2 3 (5.77%) Cisco
2 3 (5.77%) Juniper
2 3 (5.77%) VMware
2 3 (5.77%) F5
3 2 (3.85%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.92%) ArcSight
4 1 (1.92%) Qualys
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago