The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Specialist in their job title 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
Security Specialist
Rank 43 - 50
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Specialist 9 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 2.31% - 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.52% - 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £58,750 - £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -
Security Specialist
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidenhead region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Maidenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
357 423 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 91.77% 91.56% 91.24%
Number of salaries quoted 295 277 241
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Specialist in the job title across the Maidenhead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Security Specialist
Salary Trend in Maidenhead

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

Security Specialist Salary Trend in Maidenhead

Security Specialist
Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

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

Security Specialist Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

Security Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Maidenhead region that cited Security Specialist in their job title 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 with Security Specialist in their job title.

1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
1 8 (80.00%) CCIE
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (80.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
1 8 (80.00%) CCSE
1 8 (80.00%) Load Balancing
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco PIX
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (80.00%) F5
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 8 (80.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (20.00%) Cyber Security
2 2 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (20.00%) ZeroMQ
2 2 (20.00%) SIEM
2 2 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (20.00%) CentOS
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security

Security Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Maidenhead region that cited Security Specialist in their job title 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 with Security Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (10.00%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco PIX
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 8 (80.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (10.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) ZeroMQ
2 1 (10.00%) Regular Expression
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) CentOS
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (20.00%) SIEM
2 2 (20.00%) Cyber Security
3 1 (10.00%) Product Management
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) CCIE
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (80.00%) CCSE
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
1 8 (80.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (80.00%) F5
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft