The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 97 84 107
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +23
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 35 44 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.67% 2.23% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 3.02% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 25 36 30
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £33,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -4.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1628 1458 1451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 77.67% 73.86% 75.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1220 1251 1192
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Information Security
South East

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
(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 -2 21 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Chalfont St Giles - 2 £75,000 -
High Wycombe -4 1 £61,500 +11.81%
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 28 (45.90%) Management Information System
2 19 (31.15%) Business Continuity
3 15 (24.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (22.95%) Finance
5 13 (21.31%) ITIL
5 13 (21.31%) Risk Management
6 10 (16.39%) Degree
7 8 (13.11%) Business Continuity Management
7 8 (13.11%) Data Management
7 8 (13.11%) BCP
8 7 (11.48%) Quality Management
8 7 (11.48%) Firewall
9 6 (9.84%) Information Security Management
9 6 (9.84%) GIS
9 6 (9.84%) Security Management
9 6 (9.84%) Legal
9 6 (9.84%) Asset Management
9 6 (9.84%) MPLS
9 6 (9.84%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (9.84%) E-Commerce
9 6 (9.84%) Documentum
9 6 (9.84%) CISSP
9 6 (9.84%) Data Quality
9 6 (9.84%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (9.84%) PCI DSS
9 6 (9.84%) Security Cleared
10 5 (8.20%) Data Architecture
10 5 (8.20%) Network Security
10 5 (8.20%) Business Transformation
10 5 (8.20%) SQL

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (9.84%) Documentum
2 2 (3.28%) SAS
2 2 (3.28%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Academy Housing
1 2 (3.28%) arcHouse
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.48%) Firewall
2 6 (9.84%) MPLS
3 5 (8.20%) Network Security
4 3 (4.92%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (4.92%) Internet
4 3 (4.92%) Extranet
5 2 (3.28%) DVB
5 2 (3.28%) DAB
5 2 (3.28%) LAN
5 2 (3.28%) WAN
5 2 (3.28%) Wireless
6 1 (1.64%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.64%) Wireless Security
6 1 (1.64%) DHCP
6 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.64%) VPN
6 1 (1.64%) DNS
6 1 (1.64%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.84%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
General
1 14 (22.95%) Finance
2 6 (9.84%) Legal
3 5 (8.20%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.92%) Banking
5 2 (3.28%) Electronics
5 2 (3.28%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (22.95%) Architect
2 12 (19.67%) Security Manager
3 11 (18.03%) Information Manager
3 11 (18.03%) Information Security Manager
4 6 (9.84%) Security Analyst
4 6 (9.84%) Enterprise Architect
4 6 (9.84%) Analyst
4 6 (9.84%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (9.84%) Lead Architect
4 6 (9.84%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 4 (6.56%) Information Security Analyst
5 4 (6.56%) Information Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) Service Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Penetration Tester
6 3 (4.92%) Security Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Tester
6 3 (4.92%) Compliance Analyst
7 2 (3.28%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.28%) Information Security Officer
7 2 (3.28%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 28 (45.90%) Management Information System
2 6 (9.84%) GIS
3 3 (4.92%) CCTV
4 2 (3.28%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.28%) MPEG
4 2 (3.28%) DTV
5 1 (1.64%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.64%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.92%) Linux
2 2 (3.28%) Windows
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.64%) Windows Vista
3 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.64%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.15%) Business Continuity
2 13 (21.31%) Risk Management
2 13 (21.31%) ITIL
3 8 (13.11%) BCP
3 8 (13.11%) Data Management
3 8 (13.11%) Business Continuity Management
4 7 (11.48%) Quality Management
5 6 (9.84%) Information Security Management
5 6 (9.84%) E-Commerce
5 6 (9.84%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (9.84%) Security Management
5 6 (9.84%) Asset Management
6 5 (8.20%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (8.20%) Service Delivery
6 5 (8.20%) Data Architecture
6 5 (8.20%) Business Transformation
7 4 (6.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (6.56%) Change Control
7 4 (6.56%) Capacity Management
7 4 (6.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.20%) SQL
2 3 (4.92%) C
2 3 (4.92%) Java
2 3 (4.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) Degree
2 6 (9.84%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.84%) CISSP
3 4 (6.56%) ISACA
4 3 (4.92%) HNC
4 3 (4.92%) HND
5 2 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.28%) SSCP
5 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.64%) CISA
6 1 (1.64%) CISM
6 1 (1.64%) GIAC
6 1 (1.64%) CEH
6 1 (1.64%) CCNP
6 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (24.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (9.84%) PCI DSS
2 6 (9.84%) Data Quality
3 3 (4.92%) COBIT
3 3 (4.92%) ISO 9001
3 3 (4.92%) SLA
4 2 (3.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (3.28%) Oracle
1 2 (3.28%) Cisco
1 2 (3.28%) CheckPoint
1 2 (3.28%) Northgate
1 2 (3.28%) Civica
1 2 (3.28%) Comino
1 2 (3.28%) Capita
1 2 (3.28%) Orchard
1 2 (3.28%) Anite
2 1 (1.64%) VMware
2 1 (1.64%) TSYS
2 1 (1.64%) ESRI
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
Milton Keynes
Hudson - London
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
FCO Services
Salary: £44,100 per annum plus £1k Location Allowance & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago