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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 95 69 113
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +44
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 25 52 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.25% 2.77% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 3.58% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 14 44 20
Average salary £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £40,000 £40,950
10% offered a salary of more than £72,750 £95,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-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
1577 1452 1437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 78.93% 77.23% 76.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1175 1212 1177
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -17 18 £50,000 - 3
Marlow - 2 £56,250 -
High Wycombe - 1 £67,500 -
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 18 (29.03%) Management Information System
2 16 (25.81%) Risk Management
3 13 (20.97%) Business Continuity
3 13 (20.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (19.35%) Degree
5 10 (16.13%) Firewall
5 10 (16.13%) Finance
5 10 (16.13%) Legal
6 9 (14.52%) Business Transformation
7 8 (12.90%) ITIL
8 7 (11.29%) Linux
8 7 (11.29%) E-Commerce
8 7 (11.29%) MPLS
8 7 (11.29%) Security Cleared
9 6 (9.68%) Java
9 6 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (9.68%) Documentum
9 6 (9.68%) BCP
9 6 (9.68%) Quality Management
9 6 (9.68%) GIS
9 6 (9.68%) Telecoms
9 6 (9.68%) Asset Management
9 6 (9.68%) Data Management
9 6 (9.68%) PCI DSS
9 6 (9.68%) Data Quality
9 6 (9.68%) Business Continuity Management
9 6 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (8.06%) SQL
10 5 (8.06%) Oracle
10 5 (8.06%) Windows

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 6 (9.68%) Documentum
2 2 (3.23%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.13%) Firewall
2 7 (11.29%) MPLS
3 5 (8.06%) Network Security
4 4 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (4.84%) Internet
5 3 (4.84%) Extranet
6 2 (3.23%) DVB
6 2 (3.23%) DAB
6 2 (3.23%) Wireless
6 2 (3.23%) VoIP
7 1 (1.61%) WAN
7 1 (1.61%) DHCP
7 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.61%) VPN
7 1 (1.61%) DNS
7 1 (1.61%) SSL
7 1 (1.61%) DMZ
7 1 (1.61%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.61%) Wireless Security
7 1 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (8.06%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Ant
1 3 (4.84%) Subversion
1 3 (4.84%) Hudson
General
1 10 (16.13%) Finance
1 10 (16.13%) Legal
2 6 (9.68%) Telecoms
3 5 (8.06%) Retail
4 4 (6.45%) German Language
5 3 (4.84%) Banking
6 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (22.58%) Architect
2 9 (14.52%) Security Manager
3 8 (12.90%) Information Manager
3 8 (12.90%) Information Security Manager
4 6 (9.68%) Security Analyst
4 6 (9.68%) Enterprise Architect
4 6 (9.68%) Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (8.06%) Lead Architect
5 5 (8.06%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.45%) Head of Architecture
6 4 (6.45%) Head of Security
6 4 (6.45%) Information Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) Information Security Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Security Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Security Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Penetration Tester
7 3 (4.84%) Tester
7 3 (4.84%) Integration Specialist
7 3 (4.84%) Compliance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.84%) .NET
2 2 (3.23%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 18 (29.03%) Management Information System
2 6 (9.68%) GIS
2 6 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.45%) CCTV
4 2 (3.23%) MPEG
4 2 (3.23%) DTV
5 1 (1.61%) Economics
5 1 (1.61%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.29%) Linux
2 5 (8.06%) Windows
3 3 (4.84%) UNIX
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.81%) Risk Management
2 13 (20.97%) Business Continuity
3 9 (14.52%) Business Transformation
4 8 (12.90%) ITIL
5 7 (11.29%) E-Commerce
6 6 (9.68%) BCP
6 6 (9.68%) Quality Management
6 6 (9.68%) Asset Management
6 6 (9.68%) Data Management
6 6 (9.68%) Business Continuity Management
7 5 (8.06%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (8.06%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (8.06%) Data Architecture
7 5 (8.06%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (6.45%) TOGAF
8 4 (6.45%) Security Management
8 4 (6.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 4 (6.45%) Security Architecture
8 4 (6.45%) Time Management
8 4 (6.45%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.68%) Java
2 5 (8.06%) SQL
3 3 (4.84%) VBScript
3 3 (4.84%) Python
3 3 (4.84%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.84%) Perl
3 3 (4.84%) PHP
3 3 (4.84%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (19.35%) Degree
2 7 (11.29%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.45%) ISACA
3 4 (6.45%) CISSP
4 3 (4.84%) HNC
4 3 (4.84%) HND
5 1 (1.61%) CCNP
5 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.61%) CISA
5 1 (1.61%) CISM
5 1 (1.61%) GIAC
5 1 (1.61%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (9.68%) PCI DSS
2 6 (9.68%) Data Quality
3 3 (4.84%) COBIT
4 2 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (8.06%) Oracle
1 5 (8.06%) Cisco
2 3 (4.84%) Juniper
2 3 (4.84%) CheckPoint
2 3 (4.84%) F5
3 2 (3.23%) VMware
4 1 (1.61%) TSYS
4 1 (1.61%) ESRI
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