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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 36 37 32
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 5 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 1.89% 1.29% 2.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.60% 1.76% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 5
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -32.14%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
192 170 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 72.45% 72.96% 77.93%
Number of salaries quoted 164 139 154
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £59,889 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Information Security Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Wireless
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) GIAC
2 4 (44.44%) CEH
2 4 (44.44%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (44.44%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
2 4 (44.44%) DHCP
2 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 4 (44.44%) VPN
2 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 4 (44.44%) CISSP
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (44.44%) DMZ
2 4 (44.44%) CCNP
2 4 (44.44%) Network Security
2 4 (44.44%) Wireless Security
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) Database Security
2 4 (44.44%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (44.44%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (22.22%) Data Privacy
3 2 (22.22%) SIEM
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (22.22%) VCP4
3 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) LAN
1 4 (44.44%) WAN
1 4 (44.44%) DHCP
1 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
1 4 (44.44%) VPN
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
1 4 (44.44%) DMZ
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
1 4 (44.44%) Wireless
1 4 (44.44%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (44.44%) Network Security
1 4 (44.44%) Wireless Security
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Security Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Security Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Security Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Chief Technology Officer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Database Security
1 4 (44.44%) Network Monitoring
1 4 (44.44%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (22.22%) Data Privacy
2 2 (22.22%) Identity Management
2 2 (22.22%) SIEM
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (11.11%) IT Governance
3 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
3 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) People Management
3 1 (11.11%) BCP
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CCNP
1 4 (44.44%) CISSP
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (44.44%) GIAC
1 4 (44.44%) CEH
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle