The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 74 66 79
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 21 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.94% 2.18% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.43% 2.73% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 6
Average salary £48,750 £52,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £77,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Information Security
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
864 769 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 79.70% 79.94% 80.55%
Number of salaries quoted 627 642 575
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Information Security
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 13 (30.95%) Risk Management
2 12 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 10 (23.81%) Degree
4 8 (19.05%) Security Management
4 8 (19.05%) Finance
5 7 (16.67%) Firewall
5 7 (16.67%) Java
5 7 (16.67%) ITIL
5 7 (16.67%) MPLS
5 7 (16.67%) Information Security Management
5 7 (16.67%) Business Transformation
6 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 6 (14.29%) Security Architecture
6 6 (14.29%) CISA
6 6 (14.29%) Telecoms
7 5 (11.90%) Oracle
7 5 (11.90%) Linux
7 5 (11.90%) PCI DSS
7 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database
7 5 (11.90%) COBIT
7 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (9.52%) Performance Analysis
8 4 (9.52%) CCTV
8 4 (9.52%) IT Governance
8 4 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (9.52%) Retail
8 4 (9.52%) Asset Management
8 4 (9.52%) Data Management
8 4 (9.52%) Subversion
8 4 (9.52%) TOGAF

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 4 (9.52%) Documentum
2 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.67%) MPLS
1 7 (16.67%) Firewall
2 4 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (7.14%) Network Security
3 3 (7.14%) Internet
4 1 (2.38%) Extranet
4 1 (2.38%) SSL
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (2.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database
2 4 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Ant
1 4 (9.52%) Subversion
1 4 (9.52%) Hudson
General
1 8 (19.05%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.52%) Retail
3 4 (9.52%) German Language
3 4 (9.52%) Legal
4 2 (4.76%) Law
5 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.38%) Advertising
5 1 (2.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (16.67%) Architect
2 6 (14.29%) Security Analyst
2 6 (14.29%) Analyst
3 4 (9.52%) Penetration Tester
3 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Architect
3 4 (9.52%) Information Security Analyst
3 4 (9.52%) Information Analyst
3 4 (9.52%) Security Manager
3 4 (9.52%) Auditor
3 4 (9.52%) Integration Specialist
3 4 (9.52%) Head of Security
3 4 (9.52%) Head of Architecture
3 4 (9.52%) Information Systems Auditor
3 4 (9.52%) Tester
4 3 (7.14%) Compliance Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) Security Architect
4 3 (7.14%) Information Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Security Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.52%) GIS
3 4 (9.52%) CCTV
4 1 (2.38%) Tandem
4 1 (2.38%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Linux
2 4 (9.52%) UNIX
2 4 (9.52%) Windows
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) Risk Management
2 8 (19.05%) Security Management
3 7 (16.67%) ITIL
3 7 (16.67%) Information Security Management
3 7 (16.67%) Business Transformation
4 6 (14.29%) Security Architecture
5 4 (9.52%) Project Governance
5 4 (9.52%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (9.52%) Configuration Management
5 4 (9.52%) Quality Management
5 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce
5 4 (9.52%) IT Governance
5 4 (9.52%) Matrix Management
5 4 (9.52%) Security Testing
5 4 (9.52%) Asset Management
5 4 (9.52%) Data Management
5 4 (9.52%) TOGAF
5 4 (9.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (7.14%) Online Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.67%) Java
2 4 (9.52%) Perl
2 4 (9.52%) SQL
2 4 (9.52%) VBScript
2 4 (9.52%) Python
2 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
3 3 (7.14%) PHP
3 3 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Degree
2 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 6 (14.29%) CISA
3 1 (2.38%) CISM
3 1 (2.38%) HNC
3 1 (2.38%) HND
3 1 (2.38%) CISSP
3 1 (2.38%) ISACA
3 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) COBIT
1 5 (11.90%) PCI DSS
2 4 (9.52%) Data Quality
2 4 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle
2 3 (7.14%) Cisco
2 3 (7.14%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.38%) ESRI
3 1 (2.38%) TSYS
3 1 (2.38%) F5
3 1 (2.38%) Juniper
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