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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 92 102 93
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 43 35 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.87% 1.59% 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 1.98% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 36 23 32
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £74,500 £77,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
1846 1771 1605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 80.47% 80.61% 79.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1400 1352 1395
Average salary £44,000 £41,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 2 June 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 2 June 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 -4 31 £53,750 +55.79% 4
High Wycombe - 6 £60,000 - 2
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 30 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (38.67%) Management Information System
3 27 (36.00%) CISSP
3 27 (36.00%) Finance
4 21 (28.00%) PCI DSS
5 20 (26.67%) Risk Management
6 17 (22.67%) CISM
7 14 (18.67%) Degree
8 12 (16.00%) CISA
8 12 (16.00%) Network Security
9 11 (14.67%) Security Management
10 10 (13.33%) Cryptography
10 10 (13.33%) ITIL
10 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (12.00%) Information Security Management
11 9 (12.00%) Firewall
11 9 (12.00%) Project Management
11 9 (12.00%) Business Continuity
12 8 (10.67%) CEH
12 8 (10.67%) Security Architecture
13 7 (9.33%) Data Protection
13 7 (9.33%) Security Testing
13 7 (9.33%) Cyber Security
13 7 (9.33%) Intrusion Detection
13 7 (9.33%) Penetration Testing
13 7 (9.33%) GIAC
13 7 (9.33%) Mathematics
13 7 (9.33%) Computer Science
13 7 (9.33%) Supplier Management
13 7 (9.33%) Software Engineering

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (1.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.33%) MS Project
1 1 (1.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.00%) Network Security
2 9 (12.00%) Firewall
3 7 (9.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (8.00%) Wireless
4 6 (8.00%) DMZ
4 6 (8.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (8.00%) VPN
4 6 (8.00%) Wireless Security
5 5 (6.67%) DNS
5 5 (6.67%) LAN
5 5 (6.67%) WAN
5 5 (6.67%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.67%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (6.67%) FitNesse
General
1 27 (36.00%) Finance
2 5 (6.67%) Marketing
3 4 (5.33%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.33%) Legal
4 3 (4.00%) Banking
5 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.67%) Advertising
5 2 (2.67%) Automotive
5 2 (2.67%) Law
6 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (17.33%) Security Specialist
2 11 (14.67%) Security Manager
3 9 (12.00%) Information Manager
3 9 (12.00%) Information Security Manager
3 9 (12.00%) Security Officer
4 8 (10.67%) Information Security Specialist
4 8 (10.67%) Information Specialist
5 7 (9.33%) Security Engineer
5 7 (9.33%) Analyst
5 7 (9.33%) Consultant
5 7 (9.33%) Security Consultant
6 6 (8.00%) Information Security Consultant
7 5 (6.67%) Head of Security
7 5 (6.67%) Risk Officer
7 5 (6.67%) Test Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Integration Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Test and Integration Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Information Security Officer
8 4 (5.33%) Network Security Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.33%) WCF
1 1 (1.33%) WPF
1 1 (1.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 29 (38.67%) Management Information System
2 10 (13.33%) Cryptography
2 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (9.33%) Mathematics
3 7 (9.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.33%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.00%) Windows
2 2 (2.67%) UNIX
2 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.67%) Risk Management
2 11 (14.67%) Security Management
3 10 (13.33%) ITIL
4 9 (12.00%) Information Security Management
4 9 (12.00%) Project Management
4 9 (12.00%) Business Continuity
5 8 (10.67%) Security Architecture
6 7 (9.33%) Data Protection
6 7 (9.33%) Security Testing
6 7 (9.33%) Cyber Security
6 7 (9.33%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (9.33%) Supplier Management
6 7 (9.33%) Software Engineering
7 6 (8.00%) Service Delivery
7 6 (8.00%) Incident Management
7 6 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (8.00%) Database Security
7 6 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (8.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.00%) C#
2 5 (6.67%) Java
2 5 (6.67%) Python
3 1 (1.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (36.00%) CISSP
2 17 (22.67%) CISM
3 14 (18.67%) Degree
4 12 (16.00%) CISA
5 8 (10.67%) CEH
6 7 (9.33%) GIAC
7 6 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (8.00%) CCNP
8 4 (5.33%) SSCP
9 3 (4.00%) Security Cleared
10 2 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (1.33%) CRISC
11 1 (1.33%) ISACA
11 1 (1.33%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.33%) GCIA
11 1 (1.33%) GCIH
11 1 (1.33%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (1.33%) ISSMP
11 1 (1.33%) CHFI
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (28.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.67%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.67%) SLA
3 2 (2.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.33%) BS25999
4 1 (1.33%) QA
4 1 (1.33%) COBIT
4 1 (1.33%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (2.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (2.67%) Computacenter
2 1 (1.33%) ArcSight
2 1 (1.33%) Qualys
2 1 (1.33%) SAP
2 1 (1.33%) CheckPoint
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
Aylesbury
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 24 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago