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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 70 54 75
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +21
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 18 28 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.69% 2.98% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 3.86% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 7 24 14
Average salary £50,000 £48,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -11.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £34,650 £37,650
10% offered a salary of more than £86,500 £77,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
869 725 749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 81.75% 77.13% 77.94%
Number of salaries quoted 626 625 570
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 22 September 2014.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 15 (35.71%) Risk Management
2 13 (30.95%) Management Information System
3 9 (21.43%) Business Transformation
4 8 (19.05%) ITIL
5 7 (16.67%) MPLS
5 7 (16.67%) Firewall
5 7 (16.67%) Business Continuity
6 6 (14.29%) Legal
6 6 (14.29%) Telecoms
6 6 (14.29%) Quality Management
6 6 (14.29%) GIS
6 6 (14.29%) Documentum
6 6 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (14.29%) Java
6 6 (14.29%) Asset Management
6 6 (14.29%) Data Management
6 6 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (14.29%) Degree
6 6 (14.29%) Data Quality
6 6 (14.29%) Business Continuity Management
6 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database
7 5 (11.90%) PCI DSS
7 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
7 5 (11.90%) Data Architecture
7 5 (11.90%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (11.90%) SQL
7 5 (11.90%) Oracle
7 5 (11.90%) Linux
8 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 6 (14.29%) Documentum
2 2 (4.76%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.67%) MPLS
1 7 (16.67%) Firewall
2 4 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (9.52%) Network Security
3 3 (7.14%) Internet
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.38%) Wireless
4 1 (2.38%) Extranet
4 1 (2.38%) SSL
4 1 (2.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (2.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Hudson
1 3 (7.14%) Subversion
1 3 (7.14%) Ant
General
1 6 (14.29%) Legal
1 6 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.52%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Retail
2 4 (9.52%) German Language
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Architect
2 6 (14.29%) Security Analyst
2 6 (14.29%) Analyst
2 6 (14.29%) Enterprise Architect
3 4 (9.52%) Information Analyst
3 4 (9.52%) Information Security Analyst
3 4 (9.52%) Head of Architecture
3 4 (9.52%) Head of Security
4 3 (7.14%) Integration Specialist
4 3 (7.14%) Penetration Tester
4 3 (7.14%) Security Architect
4 3 (7.14%) Tester
4 3 (7.14%) Compliance Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) DBA
5 2 (4.76%) Consultant
5 2 (4.76%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (4.76%) Information Security Officer
5 2 (4.76%) Security Officer
5 2 (4.76%) Security Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) Management Information System
2 6 (14.29%) GIS
2 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.52%) CCTV
4 1 (2.38%) Economics
4 1 (2.38%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Linux
2 3 (7.14%) UNIX
2 3 (7.14%) Windows
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Risk Management
2 9 (21.43%) Business Transformation
3 8 (19.05%) ITIL
4 7 (16.67%) Business Continuity
5 6 (14.29%) Quality Management
5 6 (14.29%) Asset Management
5 6 (14.29%) Data Management
5 6 (14.29%) Business Continuity Management
6 5 (11.90%) Data Architecture
6 5 (11.90%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce
7 4 (9.52%) Security Management
7 4 (9.52%) TOGAF
7 4 (9.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (9.52%) Project Governance
7 4 (9.52%) Security Architecture
8 3 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (7.14%) Reverse Engineering
8 3 (7.14%) Change Control
8 3 (7.14%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) Java
2 5 (11.90%) SQL
3 3 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 3 (7.14%) C
3 3 (7.14%) Python
3 3 (7.14%) VBScript
3 3 (7.14%) Perl
3 3 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Degree
2 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) CISA
3 1 (2.38%) CISM
3 1 (2.38%) CISSP
3 1 (2.38%) HNC
3 1 (2.38%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (14.29%) Data Quality
2 5 (11.90%) PCI DSS
3 3 (7.14%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle
2 3 (7.14%) Cisco
2 3 (7.14%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.38%) F5
3 1 (2.38%) TSYS
3 1 (2.38%) ESRI
3 1 (2.38%) Juniper
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago