The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 40 42 28
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 5 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 1.68% 0.44% 4.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.26% 0.57% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 8
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -9.52%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.06%
Information Security
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the High Wycombe region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
221 175 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 74.16% 76.75% 80.42%
Number of salaries quoted 159 131 145
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £34,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the High Wycombe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Information Security
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the High Wycombe region.

Information Security Salary Trend in High Wycombe

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 7 (70.00%) Degree
2 6 (60.00%) Network Security
2 6 (60.00%) CISSP
2 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (50.00%) Wireless
3 5 (50.00%) GIAC
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (50.00%) DMZ
3 5 (50.00%) LAN
3 5 (50.00%) WAN
3 5 (50.00%) DHCP
3 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (50.00%) VPN
3 5 (50.00%) DNS
3 5 (50.00%) CCNP
3 5 (50.00%) Database Security
3 5 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (50.00%) Wireless Security
3 5 (50.00%) CEH
3 5 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (40.00%) SIEM
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
6 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
6 2 (20.00%) BCP
6 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle
7 1 (10.00%) Banking

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
1 6 (60.00%) Network Security
2 5 (50.00%) Wireless Security
2 5 (50.00%) Wireless
2 5 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (50.00%) LAN
2 5 (50.00%) WAN
2 5 (50.00%) DHCP
2 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (50.00%) VPN
2 5 (50.00%) DNS
2 5 (50.00%) DMZ
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Security Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Chief Technology Officer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Information Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Database Security
1 5 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 5 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (40.00%) SIEM
3 2 (20.00%) BCP
3 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (10.00%) IT Governance
4 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
4 1 (10.00%) ISMS
4 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security Management
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
2 6 (60.00%) CISSP
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (50.00%) CCNP
3 5 (50.00%) GIAC
3 5 (50.00%) CEH
4 1 (10.00%) CISA
4 1 (10.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago