The first table below looks at the demand for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Middlesex region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 47 51 51
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 3 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.87% 0.64% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 0.87% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 3
Average salary £32,500 £58,000 £62,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.96% -6.45%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -4.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
255 343 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 73.91% 73.29% 78.87%
Number of salaries quoted 171 210 315
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Information Security
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Middlesex

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (33.33%) QA
3 3 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 3 (33.33%) User Stories
3 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 3 (33.33%) Spring
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) CISM
3 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) JSP
3 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) CISSP
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) PHP
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 2 (22.22%) Workflow
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Legal
4 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
4 2 (22.22%) Workflow Management
4 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) IT Governance

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Java Software Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Senior Java Software Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Lead Software Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Senior Java Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Compliance Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Head of Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Head of Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) JSP
1 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 3 (33.33%) Spring
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 3 (33.33%) User Stories
3 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) Workflow Management
3 2 (22.22%) Workflow
3 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (11.11%) IT Governance
4 1 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CISM
2 2 (22.22%) CISSP
3 1 (11.11%) CISA
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (11.11%) BS25999
3 1 (11.11%) ISO 9001
3 1 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Business Objects
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco
1 1 (11.11%) HP
1 1 (11.11%) EMC
1 1 (11.11%) Juniper
1 1 (11.11%) NetApp
1 1 (11.11%) Symantec
1 1 (11.11%) F5