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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 86 84 111
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +27
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 32 61 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.18% 2.58% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.59% 3.15% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 21 50 25
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £42,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,850 £74,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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
1236 1939 1880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 84.20% 81.95% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1031 1519 1417
Median salary £45,000 £44,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% +4.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -4 14 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Aylesbury -1 7 £35,000 -17.64%
Amersham - 2 - -
Marlow - 2 - -
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 35 (58.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (36.67%) Firewall
3 21 (35.00%) Management Information System
3 21 (35.00%) Microsoft
4 20 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 16 (26.67%) Finance
5 16 (26.67%) Degree
6 13 (21.67%) Windows
7 12 (20.00%) Hyper-V
8 11 (18.33%) PCI DSS
8 11 (18.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (18.33%) Internal Audit
8 11 (18.33%) ISO 9001
8 11 (18.33%) CISSP
8 11 (18.33%) Legal
8 11 (18.33%) VMware
9 10 (16.67%) Data Security
9 10 (16.67%) ISO27002
9 10 (16.67%) Computer Science
9 10 (16.67%) Network Security
9 10 (16.67%) ISMS
10 9 (15.00%) SC Cleared
10 9 (15.00%) Security Cleared
10 9 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
11 8 (13.33%) Security Management
11 8 (13.33%) Service Delivery
11 8 (13.33%) SAN
11 8 (13.33%) CheckPoint
11 8 (13.33%) Project Management

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 5 (8.33%) JBoss
1 5 (8.33%) WildFly
2 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.67%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.67%) MS Office
2 4 (6.67%) MS Project
2 4 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 4 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Office 365
1 3 (5.00%) SaaS
2 2 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (36.67%) Firewall
2 10 (16.67%) Network Security
3 8 (13.33%) SAN
3 8 (13.33%) VPN
4 6 (10.00%) DNS
5 5 (8.33%) FTP
5 5 (8.33%) SSL
6 3 (5.00%) WAN
7 1 (1.67%) DHCP
7 1 (1.67%) DMZ
7 1 (1.67%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.67%) LAN
7 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.67%) Wireless
7 1 (1.67%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) HP UFT
1 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (26.67%) Finance
2 11 (18.33%) Legal
3 7 (11.67%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.33%) Automotive
4 2 (3.33%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.67%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.67%) Law
5 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (23.33%) Security Officer
2 7 (11.67%) Architect
3 6 (10.00%) Security Manager
4 5 (8.33%) Consultant
4 5 (8.33%) Information Security Specialist
4 5 (8.33%) Information Specialist
4 5 (8.33%) Security Specialist
5 4 (6.67%) Information Officer
5 4 (6.67%) Information Security Officer
5 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
5 4 (6.67%) Security Architect
5 4 (6.67%) Security Consultant
6 3 (5.00%) Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) CISSP Architect
6 3 (5.00%) Head of IT
6 3 (5.00%) Information Manager
6 3 (5.00%) Information Security Manager
6 3 (5.00%) IT Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Head of Delivery
7 2 (3.33%) Information Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 21 (35.00%) Management Information System
2 10 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 9 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (13.33%) Mathematics
5 5 (8.33%) EqualLogic
5 5 (8.33%) PKI
6 2 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (3.33%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.67%) CESG
7 1 (1.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.67%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (1.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 13 (21.67%) Windows
2 2 (3.33%) Linux
3 1 (1.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (18.33%) Internal Audit
3 10 (16.67%) Data Security
3 10 (16.67%) ISMS
4 9 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (13.33%) ITIL
5 8 (13.33%) Project Management
5 8 (13.33%) Security Management
5 8 (13.33%) Service Delivery
6 7 (11.67%) Business Continuity
6 7 (11.67%) Ethical Hacking
7 6 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (10.00%) Information Security Management
8 5 (8.33%) Coaching
8 5 (8.33%) ITIL V3
8 5 (8.33%) Security Architecture
8 5 (8.33%) Service Management
8 5 (8.33%) Time Management
9 4 (6.67%) Change Management
9 4 (6.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.00%) SQL
2 5 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (1.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (26.67%) Degree
2 11 (18.33%) CISSP
3 9 (15.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (15.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.33%) CCA
5 2 (3.33%) CISA
5 2 (3.33%) CISM
5 2 (3.33%) GIAC
6 1 (1.67%) CCNP
6 1 (1.67%) CEH
6 1 (1.67%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.67%) CLAS
6 1 (1.67%) ISEB
6 1 (1.67%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (58.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (18.33%) ISO 9001
2 11 (18.33%) PCI DSS
3 10 (16.67%) ISO27002
4 5 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (8.33%) SSAE 16
5 2 (3.33%) ISO22301
6 1 (1.67%) COBIT
6 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 11 (18.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (11.67%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (6.67%) Active Directory
5 2 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 21 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.33%) VMware
3 8 (13.33%) CheckPoint
4 5 (8.33%) Dell
4 5 (8.33%) Oracle
4 5 (8.33%) SonicWALL
5 3 (5.00%) Remedy
6 2 (3.33%) CA
6 2 (3.33%) Cisco
6 2 (3.33%) Citrix
6 2 (3.33%) Computacenter
7 1 (1.67%) ArcSight
7 1 (1.67%) Borland
7 1 (1.67%) EMC
7 1 (1.67%) Forcepoint
7 1 (1.67%) HP
7 1 (1.67%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.67%) NetApp
7 1 (1.67%) SAP
7 1 (1.67%) Tufin
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