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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 89 94 100
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 36 28 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.08% 1.59% 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.48% 1.95% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 29 22 20
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +17.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £42,500 £39,950
10% offered a salary of more than £70,700 £103,000 £95,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,525 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% -
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
1453 1437 1531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 83.94% 81.83% 79.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1222 1102 1193
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 £30,567 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 +8 29 £48,750 -18.75% 1
High Wycombe -3 2 £60,000 -4.00%
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (39.58%) Finance
2 37 (38.54%) Management Information System
3 34 (35.42%) CISSP
4 28 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 26 (27.08%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (27.08%) Microsoft
6 24 (25.00%) Firewall
7 21 (21.88%) MS Excel
7 21 (21.88%) Degree
8 20 (20.83%) Business Continuity
9 18 (18.75%) Risk Management
10 17 (17.71%) CEH
11 16 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
11 16 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 16 (16.67%) ITIL
12 15 (15.63%) VPN
13 14 (14.58%) DNS
13 14 (14.58%) WAN
13 14 (14.58%) SLA
13 14 (14.58%) Intrusion Detection
13 14 (14.58%) Network Security
14 13 (13.54%) Cisco Certification
14 13 (13.54%) Remedy
14 13 (13.54%) CCNP
14 13 (13.54%) Security Management
14 13 (13.54%) GIAC
14 13 (13.54%) Retail
15 12 (12.50%) DMZ
15 12 (12.50%) Incident Management
15 12 (12.50%) Network Monitoring

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (6.25%) JBoss
1 6 (6.25%) WildFly
2 1 (1.04%) SAS
2 1 (1.04%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (21.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.17%) Office 365
2 2 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (25.00%) Firewall
2 15 (15.63%) VPN
3 14 (14.58%) DNS
3 14 (14.58%) Intrusion Detection
3 14 (14.58%) Network Security
3 14 (14.58%) WAN
4 12 (12.50%) DMZ
5 11 (11.46%) LAN
5 11 (11.46%) SAN
5 11 (11.46%) SSL
6 8 (8.33%) FTP
6 8 (8.33%) Wireless
6 8 (8.33%) Wireless Security
7 7 (7.29%) Internet
8 6 (6.25%) DHCP
8 6 (6.25%) TCP/IP
9 2 (2.08%) NAS
10 1 (1.04%) BGP
10 1 (1.04%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (5.21%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.13%) Moq
2 3 (3.13%) NUnit
2 3 (3.13%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.08%) MSTest
General
1 38 (39.58%) Finance
2 13 (13.54%) Retail
3 2 (2.08%) Automotive
3 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.04%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.04%) Banking
4 1 (1.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (18.75%) Security Manager
2 16 (16.67%) Architect
3 12 (12.50%) Security Architect
3 12 (12.50%) Security Engineer
4 9 (9.38%) IT Engineer
4 9 (9.38%) IT Security Engineer
4 9 (9.38%) Team Leader
5 8 (8.33%) Information Manager
5 8 (8.33%) Information Security Manager
6 7 (7.29%) Analyst
6 7 (7.29%) Business Continuity Manager
6 7 (7.29%) CISSP Architect
6 7 (7.29%) Developer
6 7 (7.29%) Software Developer
7 6 (6.25%) Consultant
7 6 (6.25%) Information Security Specialist
7 6 (6.25%) Information Specialist
7 6 (6.25%) IT Manager
7 6 (6.25%) Security Specialist
7 6 (6.25%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.29%) .NET
1 7 (7.29%) WCF
1 7 (7.29%) WPF
2 5 (5.21%) .NET Framework
3 4 (4.17%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 37 (38.54%) Management Information System
2 26 (27.08%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (10.42%) Client/Server
3 10 (10.42%) Mainframe
4 9 (9.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 8 (8.33%) EqualLogic
5 8 (8.33%) PKI
6 5 (5.21%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.04%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.04%) FMCG
8 1 (1.04%) Internet of Things
8 1 (1.04%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.25%) Windows
2 3 (3.13%) Linux
3 2 (2.08%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.83%) Business Continuity
2 18 (18.75%) Risk Management
3 16 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (16.67%) ITIL
4 13 (13.54%) Security Management
5 12 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 12 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
6 11 (11.46%) Database Security
7 10 (10.42%) Kalman Filter
8 9 (9.38%) DDoS Mitigation
8 9 (9.38%) People Management
8 9 (9.38%) Service Delivery
9 8 (8.33%) Coaching
9 8 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
10 7 (7.29%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (7.29%) BCP
10 7 (7.29%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (7.29%) Identity Access Management
10 7 (7.29%) Information Security Management
10 7 (7.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.46%) SQL
2 7 (7.29%) C#
3 6 (6.25%) Java
4 4 (4.17%) VC++
Qualifications
1 34 (35.42%) CISSP
2 21 (21.88%) Degree
3 17 (17.71%) CEH
4 13 (13.54%) CCNP
4 13 (13.54%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (13.54%) GIAC
5 11 (11.46%) CISA
6 7 (7.29%) MCSD
6 7 (7.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (5.21%) CISM
7 5 (5.21%) CISMP
8 4 (4.17%) SANS
9 3 (3.13%) MCAD
9 3 (3.13%) MCP
10 2 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.04%) CESG Certified Professional
11 1 (1.04%) CLAS
11 1 (1.04%) CRISC
11 1 (1.04%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (14.58%) SLA
3 8 (8.33%) PCI DSS
3 8 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (8.33%) SSAE 16
4 6 (6.25%) ISO 9001
5 2 (2.08%) ISO 9000
6 1 (1.04%) ISO27002
6 1 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 11 (11.46%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 26 (27.08%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.54%) Remedy
3 11 (11.46%) Computacenter
4 10 (10.42%) SAP
5 8 (8.33%) Dell
5 8 (8.33%) SonicWALL
6 7 (7.29%) Oracle
7 2 (2.08%) Cisco
7 2 (2.08%) Citrix
7 2 (2.08%) TOWER Software
8 1 (1.04%) CA
8 1 (1.04%) EMC
8 1 (1.04%) F5
8 1 (1.04%) Intel Security
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