The table below looks at the statistics 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 21 30 37
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +7
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 7 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.68% 2.36% 3.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.22% 3.55% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 9
Average salary £105,000 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £130,000 £63,200 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -
Information Security
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
134 197 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 70.53% 66.33% 84.36%
Number of salaries quoted 129 145 259
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,400 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 7 (63.64%) CISSP
2 6 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (45.45%) Banking
3 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) ISO 9001
4 4 (36.36%) CISA
4 4 (36.36%) CISM
4 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
4 4 (36.36%) PCI DSS
4 4 (36.36%) Presales
5 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
5 3 (27.27%) Office 365
5 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (27.27%) CLAS
5 3 (27.27%) Information Assurance
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) Private Cloud
5 3 (27.27%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (27.27%) Public Cloud
5 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
5 3 (27.27%) Google
5 3 (27.27%) IT Governance
5 3 (27.27%) Quality Management
5 3 (27.27%) Change Management
5 3 (27.27%) Legal
5 3 (27.27%) Migration

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
1 2 (18.18%) Network Security
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) VoIP
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) AppScan
1 1 (9.09%) Paros
General
1 5 (45.45%) Banking
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Legal
3 2 (18.18%) Retail
3 2 (18.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) AWS Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Azure Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Principal Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Security Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Banking Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) IT Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) IT Manager
3 2 (18.18%) IT Security Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) IT Security Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Security Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior IT Security Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Integration Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
2 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 3 (27.27%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (27.27%) Private Cloud
2 3 (27.27%) Public Cloud
3 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
3 2 (18.18%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Presales
1 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
2 3 (27.27%) Change Management
2 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (27.27%) Information Assurance
2 3 (27.27%) IT Governance
2 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
2 3 (27.27%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
2 3 (27.27%) Quality Management
3 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) SDLC
3 2 (18.18%) Security Management
4 1 (9.09%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security Management
4 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Security Operations
4 1 (9.09%) Threat Management
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) CISSP
2 4 (36.36%) CISA
2 4 (36.36%) CISM
3 3 (27.27%) CLAS
3 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (9.09%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (36.36%) ISO 9001
2 4 (36.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HP Fortify
1 1 (9.09%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) TOWER Software
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