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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Specialist
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Specialist 10 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 2.58% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.72% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £70,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
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
368 397 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 94.85% 93.63% 81.54%
Number of salaries quoted 282 255 197
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £78,100
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 23 January 2015.

Security Specialist Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

Security Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 5 (45.45%) SIEM
2 4 (36.36%) Firewall
2 4 (36.36%) Information Security
2 4 (36.36%) Marketing
3 3 (27.27%) Business Development
3 3 (27.27%) Degree
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) B2B
3 3 (27.27%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (27.27%) Network Security
3 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Cyber Security
4 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 2 (18.18%) German Language
4 2 (18.18%) Polish Language
4 2 (18.18%) Regular Expression
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 2 (18.18%) Juniper
4 2 (18.18%) Financial Institution
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Logistics
5 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
5 1 (9.09%) GIAC

Security Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) Network Security
3 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 2 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Big Data
General
1 4 (36.36%) Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) German Language
2 2 (18.18%) Polish Language
2 2 (18.18%) Financial Institution
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) Blog
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) SIEM
2 4 (36.36%) Information Security
3 3 (27.27%) Business Development
3 3 (27.27%) B2B
4 2 (18.18%) Cyber Security
4 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Logistics
5 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
5 1 (9.09%) Online Security
5 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Database Security
5 1 (9.09%) Anomaly Detection
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) GIAC
2 1 (9.09%) CISSP
2 1 (9.09%) CISM
2 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (18.18%) Juniper
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco