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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 73 79 72
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 28 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.64% 1.06% 1.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% 1.26% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 23 10 12
Average salary £46,500 £60,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +44.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £58,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £105,000 £99,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -
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
938 876 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 88.32% 84.15% 80.17%
Number of salaries quoted 810 663 688
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 28 (41.18%) Management Information System
1 28 (41.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (36.76%) Finance
3 22 (32.35%) CISSP
4 18 (26.47%) Microsoft
5 17 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 17 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (23.53%) SQL Server
6 16 (23.53%) Risk Management
6 16 (23.53%) Business Continuity
7 14 (20.59%) ITIL
8 13 (19.12%) SLA
8 13 (19.12%) Remedy
8 13 (19.12%) Degree
9 12 (17.65%) Incident Management
9 12 (17.65%) Security Management
9 12 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (16.18%) CISA
10 11 (16.18%) SAN
10 11 (16.18%) SQL
10 11 (16.18%) Computacenter
11 10 (14.71%) Retail
11 10 (14.71%) SAP
11 10 (14.71%) Client/Server
11 10 (14.71%) Mainframe
12 9 (13.24%) Service Delivery
12 9 (13.24%) People Management
12 9 (13.24%) PCI DSS
13 8 (11.76%) SonicWALL
13 8 (11.76%) Hyper-V

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (8.82%) JBoss
1 6 (8.82%) WildFly
2 1 (1.47%) IIS
2 1 (1.47%) SAS
2 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.18%) SAN
2 8 (11.76%) DNS
2 8 (11.76%) Firewall
2 8 (11.76%) FTP
2 8 (11.76%) SSL
3 6 (8.82%) Internet
4 2 (2.94%) NAS
5 1 (1.47%) BGP
5 1 (1.47%) MPLS
5 1 (1.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.41%) Moq
2 3 (4.41%) NUnit
2 3 (4.41%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (4.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.94%) MSTest
General
1 25 (36.76%) Finance
2 10 (14.71%) Retail
3 2 (2.94%) Automotive
3 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.47%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 16 (23.53%) Security Manager
2 9 (13.24%) Team Leader
3 8 (11.76%) Architect
3 8 (11.76%) Information Manager
3 8 (11.76%) Information Security Manager
4 7 (10.29%) Analyst
4 7 (10.29%) Business Continuity Manager
4 7 (10.29%) Consultant
4 7 (10.29%) Developer
4 7 (10.29%) Software Developer
5 6 (8.82%) CISSP Architect
5 6 (8.82%) Information Security Specialist
5 6 (8.82%) Information Specialist
5 6 (8.82%) Security Architect
5 6 (8.82%) Security Specialist
5 6 (8.82%) Senior Developer
5 6 (8.82%) Senior Software Developer
6 5 (7.35%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (7.35%) SABSA Security Architect
6 5 (7.35%) Senior .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.29%) .NET
1 7 (10.29%) WCF
1 7 (10.29%) WPF
2 5 (7.35%) .NET Framework
3 4 (5.88%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.47%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 28 (41.18%) Management Information System
2 17 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (14.71%) Client/Server
3 10 (14.71%) Mainframe
4 8 (11.76%) EqualLogic
4 8 (11.76%) PKI
5 5 (7.35%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.47%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.47%) FMCG
7 1 (1.47%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.94%) Windows
1 2 (2.94%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.47%) Linux
2 1 (1.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.53%) Business Continuity
1 16 (23.53%) Risk Management
2 14 (20.59%) ITIL
3 12 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (17.65%) Incident Management
3 12 (17.65%) Security Management
4 9 (13.24%) People Management
4 9 (13.24%) Service Delivery
5 8 (11.76%) Coaching
6 7 (10.29%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (10.29%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (10.29%) Unit Testing
7 6 (8.82%) Asset Management
7 6 (8.82%) Project Management
7 6 (8.82%) Risk Analysis
7 6 (8.82%) Security Architecture
7 6 (8.82%) Time Management
8 5 (7.35%) Information Security Management
8 5 (7.35%) SABSA
9 4 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.18%) SQL
2 7 (10.29%) C#
3 6 (8.82%) Java
4 4 (5.88%) VC++
Qualifications
1 22 (32.35%) CISSP
2 13 (19.12%) Degree
3 11 (16.18%) CISA
4 7 (10.29%) MCSD
4 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (8.82%) CISM
6 5 (7.35%) CISMP
6 5 (7.35%) SANS
7 3 (4.41%) CEH
7 3 (4.41%) MCAD
7 3 (4.41%) MCP
8 2 (2.94%) CLAS
8 2 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.47%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (1.47%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (1.47%) CRISC
9 1 (1.47%) IISP
9 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (41.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (19.12%) SLA
3 9 (13.24%) PCI DSS
4 8 (11.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (11.76%) SSAE 16
5 3 (4.41%) ISO 9001
6 2 (2.94%) ISO 9000
7 1 (1.47%) ISO27002
System Software
1 8 (11.76%) Hyper-V
2 5 (7.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (26.47%) Microsoft
2 13 (19.12%) Remedy
3 11 (16.18%) Computacenter
4 10 (14.71%) SAP
5 8 (11.76%) Dell
5 8 (11.76%) SonicWALL
6 7 (10.29%) Oracle
7 2 (2.94%) Cisco
8 1 (1.47%) EMC
8 1 (1.47%) F5
8 1 (1.47%) McAfee
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Sanderson
Salary: £77000 per annum + + Car Allowance, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Sanderson
Salary: £70000 - £77000 per annum + Car Allowance, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago