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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 98 63 107
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +44
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 21 86 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.38% 3.82% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 4.62% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 16 75 18
Median salary £61,500 £55,000 £58,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.81% -5.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £42,500 £39,450
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £68,250
UK excluding London median salary £53,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +5.26%
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
1252 1860 1703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 82.15% 82.63% 81.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1045 1514 1251
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Buckinghamshire 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 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 27 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -35 10 £44,750 -14.76% 5
High Wycombe -13 3 £65,000 +4.00%
Chalfont St Giles - 1 - -
Marlow - 1 - -
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 29 (52.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (38.18%) Degree
3 19 (34.55%) Management Information System
4 18 (32.73%) Microsoft
5 16 (29.09%) Firewall
6 11 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 11 (20.00%) PCI DSS
6 11 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (20.00%) VMware
6 11 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (20.00%) Finance
6 11 (20.00%) Internal Audit
7 10 (18.18%) ISO27002
7 10 (18.18%) CISSP
7 10 (18.18%) Project Management
7 10 (18.18%) Windows
7 10 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
8 9 (16.36%) Telecoms
8 9 (16.36%) SC Cleared
8 9 (16.36%) Security Cleared
8 9 (16.36%) ISO 9001
8 9 (16.36%) Legal
8 9 (16.36%) Data Security
8 9 (16.36%) Data Protection
9 8 (14.55%) Security Management
9 8 (14.55%) CheckPoint
9 8 (14.55%) MS Excel
9 8 (14.55%) Network Security
9 8 (14.55%) ISMS
9 8 (14.55%) Mathematics

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (1.82%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (14.55%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.27%) MS Office
2 4 (7.27%) MS Project
2 4 (7.27%) MS Visio
2 4 (7.27%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) SaaS
2 3 (5.45%) Office 365
3 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (29.09%) Firewall
2 8 (14.55%) Network Security
3 7 (12.73%) VPN
4 3 (5.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) HP UFT
1 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (20.00%) Finance
2 9 (16.36%) Legal
2 9 (16.36%) Telecoms
3 5 (9.09%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.64%) Banking
5 1 (1.82%) Law
5 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (29.09%) Security Officer
2 10 (18.18%) Architect
3 6 (10.91%) Analyst
3 6 (10.91%) Information Officer
3 6 (10.91%) Information Security Officer
4 5 (9.09%) CISSP Architect
4 5 (9.09%) Information Architect
4 5 (9.09%) Information Security Architect
4 5 (9.09%) Security Architect
4 5 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (7.27%) Active Directory Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Head of IT
5 4 (7.27%) Information Security Specialist
5 4 (7.27%) Information Specialist
5 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Support
5 4 (7.27%) Security Manager
5 4 (7.27%) Security Specialist
6 3 (5.45%) Head of IT Services
6 3 (5.45%) Information Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Strategy Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (34.55%) Management Information System
2 11 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (14.55%) Mathematics
4 5 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (5.45%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.64%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.82%) CESG
7 1 (1.82%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.82%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (3.64%) Unix
3 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 11 (20.00%) Internal Audit
2 10 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
2 10 (18.18%) Project Management
3 9 (16.36%) Data Protection
3 9 (16.36%) Data Security
4 8 (14.55%) Business Continuity
4 8 (14.55%) ISMS
4 8 (14.55%) Security Management
5 7 (12.73%) Ethical Hacking
5 7 (12.73%) Security Architecture
6 5 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (9.09%) Data Privacy
6 5 (9.09%) ITIL
7 4 (7.27%) Change Management
7 4 (7.27%) Fault Analysis
7 4 (7.27%) ITIL V3
7 4 (7.27%) Process Improvement
7 4 (7.27%) Service Delivery
7 4 (7.27%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.82%) C#
1 1 (1.82%) C++
1 1 (1.82%) Java
1 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.82%) Perl
1 1 (1.82%) SQL
1 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
1 1 (1.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (38.18%) Degree
2 10 (18.18%) CISSP
3 9 (16.36%) SC Cleared
3 9 (16.36%) Security Cleared
4 5 (9.09%) CCA
5 1 (1.82%) CISA
5 1 (1.82%) CISM
5 1 (1.82%) GIAC
5 1 (1.82%) ISEB
5 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.82%) PCI QSA
5 1 (1.82%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (52.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 10 (18.18%) ISO27002
4 9 (16.36%) ISO 9001
5 2 (3.64%) ISO22301
6 1 (1.82%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (12.73%) Forefront TMG
2 7 (12.73%) Hyper-V
3 5 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (32.73%) Microsoft
2 11 (20.00%) VMware
3 8 (14.55%) CheckPoint
4 2 (3.64%) CA
4 2 (3.64%) Cisco
4 2 (3.64%) Computacenter
4 2 (3.64%) Remedy
5 1 (1.82%) ArcSight
5 1 (1.82%) Borland
5 1 (1.82%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (1.82%) EMC
5 1 (1.82%) Forcepoint
5 1 (1.82%) HP
5 1 (1.82%) Intel Security
5 1 (1.82%) NetApp
5 1 (1.82%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.82%) Tufin
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