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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 96 95 127
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +32
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 31 32 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.55% 1.65% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 2.11% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 25 20 14
Average salary £47,500 £70,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.14% +50.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,000 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £95,000 £67,850
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +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
1548 1519 1691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 77.52% 78.42% 79.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1195 1164 1465
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 £31,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014. 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
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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 -1 19 £49,500 +23.75% 2
High Wycombe -1 5 £55,000 -21.42% 1
Aylesbury - 2 - -
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 (41.82%) Finance
2 17 (30.91%) Degree
3 15 (27.27%) Management Information System
4 14 (25.45%) Security Management
5 13 (23.64%) Risk Management
6 12 (21.82%) Information Security Management
6 12 (21.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 11 (20.00%) CISA
8 10 (18.18%) Legal
9 9 (16.36%) Business Continuity
10 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
10 8 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (12.73%) Security Architecture
11 7 (12.73%) Penetration Testing
11 7 (12.73%) Oracle
11 7 (12.73%) ITIL
11 7 (12.73%) Python
11 7 (12.73%) Windows
11 7 (12.73%) Linux
12 6 (10.91%) Active Directory
12 6 (10.91%) CISSP
12 6 (10.91%) Cryptography
12 6 (10.91%) Manufacturing
12 6 (10.91%) Law
12 6 (10.91%) Firewall
12 6 (10.91%) Telecoms
12 6 (10.91%) PCI DSS
12 6 (10.91%) Network Security
12 6 (10.91%) IT Governance
13 5 (9.09%) PowerShell

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 (1.82%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.82%) Documentum
1 1 (1.82%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) Firewall
1 6 (10.91%) Network Security
2 4 (7.27%) Internet
3 2 (3.64%) VoIP
3 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.82%) VPN
4 1 (1.82%) DNS
4 1 (1.82%) SSL
4 1 (1.82%) SAN
4 1 (1.82%) DMZ
4 1 (1.82%) WAN
4 1 (1.82%) DHCP
4 1 (1.82%) MPLS
4 1 (1.82%) Wireless Security
4 1 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (1.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.82%) Wireless
4 1 (1.82%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (5.45%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Ant
1 4 (7.27%) Subversion
1 4 (7.27%) Hudson
General
1 23 (41.82%) Finance
2 10 (18.18%) Legal
3 6 (10.91%) Manufacturing
3 6 (10.91%) Telecoms
3 6 (10.91%) Law
4 5 (9.09%) Retail
5 4 (7.27%) German Language
6 3 (5.45%) Marketing
6 3 (5.45%) Automotive
7 2 (3.64%) Advertising
8 1 (1.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (20.00%) Security Manager
2 10 (18.18%) Information Security Manager
2 10 (18.18%) Information Manager
3 6 (10.91%) Auditor
4 5 (9.09%) Information Systems Auditor
4 5 (9.09%) Security Analyst
4 5 (9.09%) Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Integration Specialist
5 4 (7.27%) Head of Security
5 4 (7.27%) Head of Architecture
6 3 (5.45%) Security Officer
6 3 (5.45%) Consultant
6 3 (5.45%) Architect
6 3 (5.45%) Test Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Information Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Information Security Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Information Security Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) Integration Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Risk Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (1.82%) HTML
2 1 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 8 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.91%) Cryptography
4 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.64%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (3.64%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.64%) Economics
6 1 (1.82%) CCTV
6 1 (1.82%) Tandem
6 1 (1.82%) GIS
6 1 (1.82%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.82%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.73%) Windows
1 7 (12.73%) Linux
2 5 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.45%) Security Management
2 13 (23.64%) Risk Management
3 12 (21.82%) Information Security Management
4 9 (16.36%) Business Continuity
5 7 (12.73%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (12.73%) ITIL
5 7 (12.73%) Security Architecture
6 6 (10.91%) IT Governance
7 5 (9.09%) Project Management
7 5 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (7.27%) BCP
8 4 (7.27%) Configuration Management
8 4 (7.27%) Quality Management
8 4 (7.27%) Matrix Management
8 4 (7.27%) Security Testing
8 4 (7.27%) Business Transformation
8 4 (7.27%) Project Governance
8 4 (7.27%) Performance Analysis
8 4 (7.27%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.45%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.73%) Python
2 5 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 5 (9.09%) Java
3 4 (7.27%) Perl
3 4 (7.27%) VBScript
4 3 (5.45%) C
5 2 (3.64%) C#
5 2 (3.64%) SQL
6 1 (1.82%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (30.91%) Degree
2 11 (20.00%) CISA
3 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
4 6 (10.91%) CISSP
5 5 (9.09%) ISACA
6 4 (7.27%) CISM
7 2 (3.64%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.82%) CCNP
8 1 (1.82%) GIAC
8 1 (1.82%) CEH
8 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.82%) PMP
8 1 (1.82%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (10.91%) PCI DSS
3 3 (5.45%) COBIT
3 3 (5.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.82%) SLA
4 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (10.91%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (12.73%) Oracle
2 3 (5.45%) Cisco
2 3 (5.45%) Juniper
2 3 (5.45%) CheckPoint
2 3 (5.45%) VMware
2 3 (5.45%) F5
3 1 (1.82%) TSYS
3 1 (1.82%) ESRI
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
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