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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 48 78 69
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -9
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 61 20 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.25% 1.74% 2.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.07% 2.09% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 53 10 19
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £26,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.52% -8.00%
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
1202 956 858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 83.76% 83.13% 78.14%
Number of salaries quoted 989 696 725
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 44 (48.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (32.22%) PCI DSS
3 25 (27.78%) CISSP
4 24 (26.67%) Management Information System
5 23 (25.56%) Risk Management
6 22 (24.44%) Finance
7 18 (20.00%) Supplier Management
8 17 (18.89%) CISM
9 15 (16.67%) ITIL
10 13 (14.44%) CISA
11 12 (13.33%) Security Testing
12 11 (12.22%) Microsoft
12 11 (12.22%) Security Management
13 8 (8.89%) Risk Assessment
13 8 (8.89%) Computacenter
13 8 (8.89%) Penetration Testing
13 8 (8.89%) MS Excel
13 8 (8.89%) OWASP
13 8 (8.89%) Security Architecture
13 8 (8.89%) Cyber Security
14 7 (7.78%) Security Cleared
14 7 (7.78%) Degree
14 7 (7.78%) ISO 9001
15 6 (6.67%) Information Security Management
15 6 (6.67%) Legal
15 6 (6.67%) Incident Management
15 6 (6.67%) B2B
15 6 (6.67%) SLA
15 6 (6.67%) Service Management
15 6 (6.67%) Marketing

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 1 (1.11%) IIS
1 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.11%) MS Project
2 1 (1.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.67%) Network Security
2 3 (3.33%) Firewall
3 2 (2.22%) DNS
3 2 (2.22%) Internet
4 1 (1.11%) MPLS
4 1 (1.11%) SSL
4 1 (1.11%) SAN
4 1 (1.11%) PBX
4 1 (1.11%) DHCP
4 1 (1.11%) FTP
4 1 (1.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.11%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Metasploit
General
1 22 (24.44%) Finance
2 6 (6.67%) Legal
2 6 (6.67%) Marketing
3 3 (3.33%) Retail
4 2 (2.22%) Banking
5 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (23.33%) Security Manager
2 19 (21.11%) Analyst
3 16 (17.78%) Information Manager
3 16 (17.78%) Information Security Manager
4 11 (12.22%) Security Officer
5 10 (11.11%) Security Specialist
5 10 (11.11%) Consultant
5 10 (11.11%) Security Consultant
6 9 (10.00%) Security Analyst
7 8 (8.89%) Information Analyst
7 8 (8.89%) Information Security Analyst
7 8 (8.89%) Information Security Consultant
8 7 (7.78%) Team Leader
8 7 (7.78%) Information Security Officer
9 6 (6.67%) Auditor
9 6 (6.67%) Service Desk Team Leader
10 5 (5.56%) Security Product Manager
10 5 (5.56%) Certification Manager
10 5 (5.56%) Information Specialist
10 5 (5.56%) Information Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.33%) Web Services
2 1 (1.11%) WCF
2 1 (1.11%) WPF
2 1 (1.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.33%) Cryptography
4 2 (2.22%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.22%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.11%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.11%) PKI
5 1 (1.11%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.11%) CCTV
5 1 (1.11%) Blog
5 1 (1.11%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.44%) Windows
2 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.11%) UNIX
3 1 (1.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.11%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.56%) Risk Management
2 18 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 15 (16.67%) ITIL
4 12 (13.33%) Security Testing
5 11 (12.22%) Security Management
6 8 (8.89%) Risk Assessment
6 8 (8.89%) Penetration Testing
6 8 (8.89%) OWASP
6 8 (8.89%) Security Architecture
6 8 (8.89%) Cyber Security
7 6 (6.67%) Reverse Engineering
7 6 (6.67%) Open Source
7 6 (6.67%) Product Marketing
7 6 (6.67%) Business Development
7 6 (6.67%) Incident Management
7 6 (6.67%) Information Security Management
7 6 (6.67%) B2B
7 6 (6.67%) Service Management
8 5 (5.56%) Service Delivery
9 4 (4.44%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.11%) C#
1 1 (1.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (27.78%) CISSP
2 17 (18.89%) CISM
3 13 (14.44%) CISA
4 7 (7.78%) Degree
4 7 (7.78%) Security Cleared
5 5 (5.56%) CEH
6 4 (4.44%) SSCP
6 4 (4.44%) SC Cleared
6 4 (4.44%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.11%) ISEB
8 1 (1.11%) ISSMP
8 1 (1.11%) CHFI
8 1 (1.11%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (1.11%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (1.11%) CRISC
8 1 (1.11%) ISACA
8 1 (1.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (48.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (32.22%) PCI DSS
3 7 (7.78%) ISO 9001
4 6 (6.67%) SLA
5 1 (1.11%) ISO 14001
5 1 (1.11%) COBIT
5 1 (1.11%) QA
5 1 (1.11%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) Nessus
1 1 (1.11%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 11 (12.22%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.89%) Computacenter
3 4 (4.44%) SAP
4 3 (3.33%) Remedy
5 1 (1.11%) VMware
5 1 (1.11%) SonicWALL
5 1 (1.11%) Veeam
5 1 (1.11%) HP
5 1 (1.11%) Dell
5 1 (1.11%) Apple
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + good benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago