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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 36 43 40
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 15 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 3.58% 2.93% 3.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.44% 3.88% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 7
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,000 £51,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £84,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
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
338 335 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 80.67% 75.45% 78.13%
Number of salaries quoted 270 202 190
Average salary £57,500 £44,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.68% -7.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 19 December 2014.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 21 (61.76%) CISSP
2 15 (44.12%) Logistics
3 13 (38.24%) Management Information System
4 11 (32.35%) Risk Management
4 11 (32.35%) Business Continuity
5 10 (29.41%) CISA
6 9 (26.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (20.59%) PCI DSS
7 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (20.59%) CISM
7 7 (20.59%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (17.65%) BCP
8 6 (17.65%) SIEM
9 5 (14.71%) Data Protection
9 5 (14.71%) Firewall
9 5 (14.71%) Degree
9 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
10 4 (11.76%) Smartphone
10 4 (11.76%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (11.76%) Regular Expression
10 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
10 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
10 4 (11.76%) COBIT
10 4 (11.76%) COSO
10 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
10 4 (11.76%) Internet
10 4 (11.76%) Network Security
10 4 (11.76%) PMP
10 4 (11.76%) PMI Certification
10 4 (11.76%) Broadband

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) Firewall
2 4 (11.76%) Internet
2 4 (11.76%) Network Security
2 4 (11.76%) Broadband
2 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.94%) Wireless
4 1 (2.94%) Wireless Security
4 1 (2.94%) VPN
4 1 (2.94%) DNS
4 1 (2.94%) DMZ
4 1 (2.94%) LAN
4 1 (2.94%) WAN
4 1 (2.94%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Retail
2 2 (5.88%) Marketing
2 2 (5.88%) Polish Language
2 2 (5.88%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.94%) Legal
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Information Manager
2 12 (35.29%) Information Security Manager
2 12 (35.29%) Security Manager
3 5 (14.71%) Architect
3 5 (14.71%) Enterprise Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Risk Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Information Risk Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Security Specialist
5 3 (8.82%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (5.88%) IT Security Specialist
7 1 (2.94%) Information Security Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Security Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Incident Manager
7 1 (2.94%) IT Security Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) IT Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Security Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Research Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Professional Services Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) Regular Expression
2 1 (2.94%) JSP
2 1 (2.94%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (38.24%) Management Information System
2 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
4 4 (11.76%) Smartphone
4 4 (11.76%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.94%) E-Learning
5 1 (2.94%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Logistics
2 11 (32.35%) Risk Management
2 11 (32.35%) Business Continuity
3 7 (20.59%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (17.65%) BCP
4 6 (17.65%) SIEM
5 5 (14.71%) Data Protection
6 4 (11.76%) Security Architecture
6 4 (11.76%) ITIL
6 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
6 4 (11.76%) Scrum
6 4 (11.76%) Service Management
6 4 (11.76%) Information Management
7 3 (8.82%) Project Management
7 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.88%) Business Continuity Planning
8 2 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (5.88%) Database Security
8 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) C
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (61.76%) CISSP
2 10 (29.41%) CISA
3 7 (20.59%) CISM
4 5 (14.71%) Degree
5 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
5 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
5 4 (11.76%) PMP
5 4 (11.76%) PMI Certification
6 2 (5.88%) GIAC
7 1 (2.94%) CEH
7 1 (2.94%) MCITP
7 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.94%) MCSE
7 1 (2.94%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (26.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (20.59%) PCI DSS
3 4 (11.76%) COSO
3 4 (11.76%) COBIT
4 2 (5.88%) GPG13
5 1 (2.94%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Cisco
1 3 (8.82%) Juniper
2 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft