The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidenhead 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 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 30 52 43
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -9
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 22 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 5.66% 1.52% 2.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.51% 1.83% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 8
Average salary £50,000 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £65,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,300 £80,000 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.52% -8.00%
Information Security
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Maidenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
338 383 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 86.89% 82.90% 83.69%
Number of salaries quoted 271 248 214
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Information Security
Salary Trend in Maidenhead

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Maidenhead

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Maidenhead region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Maidenhead 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 17 (41.46%) PCI DSS
2 16 (39.02%) CISSP
3 15 (36.59%) Management Information System
3 15 (36.59%) Logistics
4 13 (31.71%) SIEM
4 13 (31.71%) TCP/IP
5 12 (29.27%) Firewall
5 12 (29.27%) BCP
5 12 (29.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 11 (26.83%) Security Cleared
6 11 (26.83%) SQL Server
6 11 (26.83%) Windows
6 11 (26.83%) Linux
7 10 (24.39%) NoSQL
8 9 (21.95%) Security Architecture
8 9 (21.95%) Enterprise Architecture
8 9 (21.95%) Degree
9 8 (19.51%) CheckPoint
9 8 (19.51%) Active Directory
9 8 (19.51%) Cyber Security
10 7 (17.07%) DNS
10 7 (17.07%) Cisco
10 7 (17.07%) DHCP
11 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (14.63%) Juniper
11 6 (14.63%) MCSE
11 6 (14.63%) ODBC
11 6 (14.63%) UNIX
11 6 (14.63%) SC Cleared

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Maidenhead 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 5 (12.20%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.44%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Project
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) SaaS
2 1 (2.44%) PaaS
2 1 (2.44%) Office 365
2 1 (2.44%) IaaS
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (31.71%) TCP/IP
2 12 (29.27%) Firewall
3 7 (17.07%) DHCP
3 7 (17.07%) DNS
4 5 (12.20%) WAN
4 5 (12.20%) WebEx
5 4 (9.76%) Network Security
5 4 (9.76%) LAN
6 2 (4.88%) VPN
6 2 (4.88%) DMZ
6 2 (4.88%) Wireless Security
6 2 (4.88%) Wireless
6 2 (4.88%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (2.44%) MPLS
7 1 (2.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.83%) SQL Server
2 10 (24.39%) NoSQL
3 6 (14.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (12.20%) Big Data
General
1 4 (9.76%) Marketing
2 3 (7.32%) Retail
3 2 (4.88%) Legal
4 1 (2.44%) Games
4 1 (2.44%) Finance
4 1 (2.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (26.83%) Security Manager
2 9 (21.95%) Security Architect
2 9 (21.95%) Architect
3 8 (19.51%) Information Manager
3 8 (19.51%) Information Security Manager
3 8 (19.51%) Enterprise Architect
3 8 (19.51%) Enterprise Security Architect
4 7 (17.07%) Consultant
5 6 (14.63%) Security Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) Support Specialist
6 5 (12.20%) Applications Support
6 5 (12.20%) Applications Specialist
6 5 (12.20%) Applications Support Specialist
7 3 (7.32%) Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Information Security Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Information Architect
8 2 (4.88%) Professional Services Consultant
8 2 (4.88%) Information Security Architect
8 2 (4.88%) Information Security Consultant
8 2 (4.88%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) ODBC
1 6 (14.63%) Regular Expression
2 5 (12.20%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (36.59%) Management Information System
2 5 (12.20%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.32%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.44%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Windows
1 11 (26.83%) Linux
2 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (14.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) Logistics
2 13 (31.71%) SIEM
3 12 (29.27%) BCP
4 9 (21.95%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (21.95%) Security Architecture
5 8 (19.51%) Cyber Security
6 6 (14.63%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (12.20%) Mentoring
7 5 (12.20%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (12.20%) Project Management
7 5 (12.20%) Service Management
7 5 (12.20%) Information Security Management
7 5 (12.20%) Security Management
8 4 (9.76%) ITSM
9 2 (4.88%) Risk Management
9 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (4.88%) Scrum
9 2 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (4.88%) Business Analysis
9 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.20%) Java
1 5 (12.20%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.44%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (39.02%) CISSP
2 11 (26.83%) Security Cleared
3 9 (21.95%) Degree
4 6 (14.63%) SC Cleared
4 6 (14.63%) MCSE
4 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (14.63%) CISA
4 6 (14.63%) MCITP
5 4 (9.76%) CEH
6 2 (4.88%) GPEN
6 2 (4.88%) OSCP
6 2 (4.88%) CHFI
6 2 (4.88%) GIAC
6 2 (4.88%) CCNP
6 2 (4.88%) ISEB
6 2 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.44%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (41.46%) PCI DSS
2 12 (29.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (14.63%) GPG13
4 2 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 8 (19.51%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) CheckPoint
2 7 (17.07%) Cisco
3 6 (14.63%) Juniper
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle
4 2 (4.88%) SAP
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.44%) HP
5 1 (2.44%) EMC
5 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.44%) McAfee
5 1 (2.44%) VMware
5 1 (2.44%) ServiceNow
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