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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 76 94 79
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -15
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 66 38 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.80% 1.71% 2.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.54% 2.12% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 55 27 40
Average salary £55,000 £48,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% -12.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £38,150
10% offered a salary of more than £64,600 £73,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
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
1863 1789 1592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 79.14% 80.59% 78.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1460 1350 1383
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +12 48 £52,500 +40.00% 5
High Wycombe +14 11 £62,500 +1.62% 1
Aylesbury - 2 £43,750 - 1
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 38 (36.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (34.62%) CISSP
3 33 (31.73%) Finance
4 31 (29.81%) Management Information System
5 26 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 23 (22.12%) PCI DSS
7 22 (21.15%) Degree
8 18 (17.31%) Network Security
9 17 (16.35%) CEH
10 16 (15.38%) CISM
10 16 (15.38%) Firewall
11 14 (13.46%) Supplier Management
12 13 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
12 13 (12.50%) ITIL
13 12 (11.54%) VPN
13 12 (11.54%) GIAC
13 12 (11.54%) Kalman Filter
14 11 (10.58%) Network Monitoring
14 11 (10.58%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (10.58%) Database Security
14 11 (10.58%) Wireless Security
14 11 (10.58%) Security Management
14 11 (10.58%) Wireless
14 11 (10.58%) DNS
14 11 (10.58%) TCP/IP
14 11 (10.58%) CCNP
14 11 (10.58%) Cisco Certification
14 11 (10.58%) DMZ
14 11 (10.58%) CISA
15 10 (9.62%) DHCP

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (0.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (5.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.96%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.96%) MS Project
2 1 (0.96%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (17.31%) Network Security
2 16 (15.38%) Firewall
3 13 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
4 12 (11.54%) VPN
5 11 (10.58%) DNS
5 11 (10.58%) Wireless Security
5 11 (10.58%) Wireless
5 11 (10.58%) TCP/IP
5 11 (10.58%) DMZ
6 10 (9.62%) LAN
6 10 (9.62%) WAN
6 10 (9.62%) DHCP
7 2 (1.92%) SSL
8 1 (0.96%) SAN
8 1 (0.96%) FTP
8 1 (0.96%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.96%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.96%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (4.81%) FitNesse
General
1 33 (31.73%) Finance
2 7 (6.73%) Legal
3 4 (3.85%) Marketing
4 3 (2.88%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.88%) Banking
5 2 (1.92%) Retail
5 2 (1.92%) Advertising
6 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.96%) Automotive
6 1 (0.96%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (15.38%) Security Manager
2 13 (12.50%) Information Security Manager
2 13 (12.50%) Analyst
2 13 (12.50%) Security Specialist
2 13 (12.50%) Security Engineer
2 13 (12.50%) Information Manager
3 10 (9.62%) Consultant
3 10 (9.62%) Security Consultant
4 9 (8.65%) Information Security Consultant
4 9 (8.65%) Security Officer
5 8 (7.69%) Information Security Specialist
5 8 (7.69%) Information Specialist
6 7 (6.73%) Team Leader
7 6 (5.77%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 5 (4.81%) Information Security Officer
8 5 (4.81%) Head of Security
8 5 (4.81%) Risk Officer
8 5 (4.81%) Test Engineer
8 5 (4.81%) Test and Integration Engineer
8 5 (4.81%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.92%) Web Services
2 1 (0.96%) Middleware
2 1 (0.96%) WCF
2 1 (0.96%) WPF
2 1 (0.96%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 31 (29.81%) Management Information System
2 11 (10.58%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (8.65%) Cryptography
4 7 (6.73%) Mathematics
4 7 (6.73%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.96%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.96%) Blog
6 1 (0.96%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.96%) PKI
6 1 (0.96%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.81%) Windows
2 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.92%) UNIX
4 1 (0.96%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.96%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.96%) Linux
4 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 14 (13.46%) Supplier Management
3 13 (12.50%) ITIL
4 12 (11.54%) Kalman Filter
5 11 (10.58%) Network Monitoring
5 11 (10.58%) Database Security
5 11 (10.58%) Security Management
6 10 (9.62%) Security Testing
7 9 (8.65%) Information Security Management
8 8 (7.69%) Business Continuity
8 8 (7.69%) Cyber Security
8 8 (7.69%) Security Architecture
9 7 (6.73%) SIEM
9 7 (6.73%) Risk Assessment
9 7 (6.73%) Software Engineering
9 7 (6.73%) Incident Management
10 6 (5.77%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (5.77%) Service Delivery
10 6 (5.77%) Data Protection
10 6 (5.77%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.77%) C#
2 5 (4.81%) Java
2 5 (4.81%) Python
3 1 (0.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (34.62%) CISSP
2 22 (21.15%) Degree
3 17 (16.35%) CEH
4 16 (15.38%) CISM
5 12 (11.54%) GIAC
6 11 (10.58%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (10.58%) CCNP
6 11 (10.58%) CISA
7 5 (4.81%) Security Cleared
8 4 (3.85%) SSCP
9 3 (2.88%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.92%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.96%) ISEB
11 1 (0.96%) GCIA
11 1 (0.96%) GCIH
11 1 (0.96%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.96%) ISSMP
11 1 (0.96%) CHFI
11 1 (0.96%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (36.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (22.12%) PCI DSS
3 6 (5.77%) SLA
4 5 (4.81%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.96%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.96%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.96%) COBIT
6 1 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.96%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.96%) Nessus
Vendors
1 9 (8.65%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.73%) Computacenter
3 4 (3.85%) SAP
4 3 (2.88%) Remedy
5 1 (0.96%) TOWER Software
5 1 (0.96%) VMware
5 1 (0.96%) SonicWALL
5 1 (0.96%) Qualys
5 1 (0.96%) Veeam
5 1 (0.96%) ArcSight
5 1 (0.96%) HP
5 1 (0.96%) Dell
5 1 (0.96%) Apple
5 1 (0.96%) CheckPoint
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Princes Risborough
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Milton Keynes
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Marlow
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Princes Risborough
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Aylesbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago