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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 55 101 83
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -18
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 83 34 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.62% 1.63% 2.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.58% 2.03% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 73 24 36
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,200 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.52% -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
1812 1674 1525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 79.02% 80.13% 77.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1486 1240 1301
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 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 31 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 +30 61 £52,500 +16.66% 4
High Wycombe +9 13 £62,500 +1.62% 1
Aylesbury - 2 £43,750 -
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 54 (43.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 40 (32.26%) CISSP
3 34 (27.42%) Finance
4 31 (25.00%) PCI DSS
5 30 (24.19%) Management Information System
6 26 (20.97%) Risk Management
7 23 (18.55%) Degree
8 19 (15.32%) CISM
9 18 (14.52%) Network Security
9 18 (14.52%) Supplier Management
10 16 (12.90%) Firewall
11 15 (12.10%) CISA
11 15 (12.10%) ITIL
11 15 (12.10%) CEH
12 14 (11.29%) Security Management
13 13 (10.48%) Intrusion Detection
14 12 (9.68%) Security Testing
14 12 (9.68%) Kalman Filter
14 12 (9.68%) VPN
15 11 (8.87%) Microsoft
15 11 (8.87%) GIAC
16 10 (8.06%) Business Continuity
16 10 (8.06%) Wireless
16 10 (8.06%) CCNP
16 10 (8.06%) Cisco Certification
16 10 (8.06%) DMZ
16 10 (8.06%) DNS
16 10 (8.06%) LAN
16 10 (8.06%) WAN
16 10 (8.06%) Analytical Skills

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (0.81%) IIS
1 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.81%) MS Project
2 1 (0.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (14.52%) Network Security
2 16 (12.90%) Firewall
3 13 (10.48%) Intrusion Detection
4 12 (9.68%) VPN
5 10 (8.06%) DNS
5 10 (8.06%) LAN
5 10 (8.06%) WAN
5 10 (8.06%) DMZ
5 10 (8.06%) Wireless Security
5 10 (8.06%) Wireless
6 9 (7.26%) TCP/IP
6 9 (7.26%) DHCP
7 3 (2.42%) SSL
8 2 (1.61%) Internet
9 1 (0.81%) MPLS
9 1 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.81%) SAN
9 1 (0.81%) FTP
9 1 (0.81%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.81%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.81%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (4.03%) FitNesse
2 1 (0.81%) Metasploit
General
1 34 (27.42%) Finance
2 7 (5.65%) Legal
3 6 (4.84%) Marketing
4 3 (2.42%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.42%) Retail
5 2 (1.61%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.61%) Advertising
5 2 (1.61%) Banking
6 1 (0.81%) Automotive
6 1 (0.81%) Law
Job Titles
1 25 (20.16%) Security Manager
2 19 (15.32%) Information Manager
2 19 (15.32%) Information Security Manager
2 19 (15.32%) Analyst
3 13 (10.48%) Security Specialist
3 13 (10.48%) Security Engineer
3 13 (10.48%) Security Officer
4 10 (8.06%) Security Consultant
4 10 (8.06%) Consultant
5 9 (7.26%) Security Analyst
5 9 (7.26%) Information Security Officer
6 8 (6.45%) Information Security Consultant
6 8 (6.45%) Information Security Analyst
6 8 (6.45%) Information Security Specialist
6 8 (6.45%) Information Specialist
6 8 (6.45%) Information Analyst
6 8 (6.45%) Architect
7 7 (5.65%) Team Leader
8 6 (4.84%) Auditor
8 6 (4.84%) Service Desk Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.42%) Web Services
1 3 (2.42%) Middleware
2 1 (0.81%) WCF
2 1 (0.81%) WPF
2 1 (0.81%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 30 (24.19%) Management Information System
2 10 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.26%) Cryptography
4 7 (5.65%) Mathematics
4 7 (5.65%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.61%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.61%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.81%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.81%) Blog
7 1 (0.81%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.81%) PKI
7 1 (0.81%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.81%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.23%) Windows
2 3 (2.42%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (2.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.81%) UNIX
3 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.81%) Linux
3 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.97%) Risk Management
2 18 (14.52%) Supplier Management
3 15 (12.10%) ITIL
4 14 (11.29%) Security Management
5 12 (9.68%) Security Testing
5 12 (9.68%) Kalman Filter
6 10 (8.06%) Database Security
6 10 (8.06%) Security Architecture
6 10 (8.06%) Business Continuity
6 10 (8.06%) Network Monitoring
7 9 (7.26%) Penetration Testing
7 9 (7.26%) Information Security Management
8 8 (6.45%) Risk Assessment
8 8 (6.45%) OWASP
8 8 (6.45%) ISMS
8 8 (6.45%) Cyber Security
9 7 (5.65%) Software Engineering
9 7 (5.65%) Incident Management
9 7 (5.65%) Service Management
10 6 (4.84%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.84%) C#
2 5 (4.03%) Java
2 5 (4.03%) Python
3 1 (0.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (32.26%) CISSP
2 23 (18.55%) Degree
3 19 (15.32%) CISM
4 15 (12.10%) CISA
4 15 (12.10%) CEH
5 11 (8.87%) GIAC
6 10 (8.06%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (8.06%) CCNP
7 7 (5.65%) Security Cleared
8 4 (3.23%) SSCP
8 4 (3.23%) SC Cleared
8 4 (3.23%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.81%) ISEB
10 1 (0.81%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.81%) CRISC
10 1 (0.81%) ISACA
10 1 (0.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.81%) ISSMP
10 1 (0.81%) CHFI
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (43.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 7 (5.65%) ISO 9001
4 6 (4.84%) SLA
5 2 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.81%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.81%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.81%) COBIT
6 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.42%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) Nessus
1 1 (0.81%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 11 (8.87%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.45%) Computacenter
3 4 (3.23%) SAP
4 3 (2.42%) Remedy
4 3 (2.42%) TOWER Software
5 2 (1.61%) HP
6 1 (0.81%) Dell
6 1 (0.81%) Citrix
6 1 (0.81%) Apple
6 1 (0.81%) VMware
6 1 (0.81%) SonicWALL
6 1 (0.81%) Veeam
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