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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 33 45 53
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +8
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 9 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.62% 0.88% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.11% 1.19% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 3
Average salary £70,000 £32,500 £58,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+115.38% -43.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £32,500 £57,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £32,500 £63,600
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.52% -8.00%
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
289 253 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 84.01% 73.98% 74.66%
Number of salaries quoted 222 169 196
Average salary £51,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.42% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 3 August 2015.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 (46.67%) CISSP
1 7 (46.67%) Management Information System
1 7 (46.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 6 (40.00%) Legal
3 5 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 5 (33.33%) Security Management
3 5 (33.33%) ISMS
4 4 (26.67%) Middleware
4 4 (26.67%) CISM
4 4 (26.67%) TOWER Software
4 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
4 4 (26.67%) Windows
4 4 (26.67%) COSO
4 4 (26.67%) CRISC
5 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (20.00%) Mobile Banking
5 3 (20.00%) SDLC
5 3 (20.00%) Client/Server
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) Internet
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (20.00%) Finance
5 3 (20.00%) Retail Banking
5 3 (20.00%) Online Banking
5 3 (20.00%) Network Security
5 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (20.00%) Banking
5 3 (20.00%) Retail
6 2 (13.33%) Cryptography

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) SaaS
1 2 (13.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Internet
1 3 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (6.67%) MPLS
2 1 (6.67%) VLAN
2 1 (6.67%) VoIP
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (40.00%) Legal
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
2 3 (20.00%) Retail
2 3 (20.00%) Retail Banking
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Security Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Security Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) IT Security Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Security Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Information Security Risk Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Information Risk Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Security Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Risk Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Information Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Senior IT Security Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) AWS Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Information Security Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Information Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (20.00%) Online Banking
2 3 (20.00%) Mobile Banking
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (13.33%) SCADA
3 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (13.33%) Cryptography
4 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 5 (33.33%) Information Security Management
2 5 (33.33%) Security Management
2 5 (33.33%) ISMS
3 3 (20.00%) SDLC
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) BCP
5 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) CISSP
2 4 (26.67%) CISM
2 4 (26.67%) CRISC
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (26.67%) COSO
3 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
3 1 (6.67%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) XenApp
2 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) TOWER Software
2 1 (6.67%) VMware
2 1 (6.67%) Mitel
2 1 (6.67%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) Citrix
2 1 (6.67%) NetApp
Middlesex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago