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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 70 86 84
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -2
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 19 29 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.00% 2.05% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 2.46% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 9
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,300 £41,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £45,600
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.04%
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
866 1181 1065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 91.16% 83.58% 81.36%
Number of salaries quoted 664 894 843
Average salary £46,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 1 May 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 22 (45.83%) Management Information System
2 20 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (39.58%) Finance
4 12 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (20.83%) Risk Management
5 10 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (20.83%) Remedy
6 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 9 (18.75%) Security Management
7 8 (16.67%) SLA
7 8 (16.67%) CISSP
7 8 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
8 7 (14.58%) PCI DSS
9 6 (12.50%) Time Management
9 6 (12.50%) ISMS
9 6 (12.50%) SonicWALL
9 6 (12.50%) Hyper-V
9 6 (12.50%) EqualLogic
9 6 (12.50%) PKI
9 6 (12.50%) Incident Management
9 6 (12.50%) Retail
9 6 (12.50%) Computacenter
9 6 (12.50%) JBoss
9 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
9 6 (12.50%) FTP
9 6 (12.50%) DNS
9 6 (12.50%) SSL
9 6 (12.50%) Java
9 6 (12.50%) SQL

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (12.50%) JBoss
1 6 (12.50%) WildFly
2 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
2 1 (2.08%) MS Project
2 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) DNS
1 6 (12.50%) Firewall
1 6 (12.50%) FTP
1 6 (12.50%) SAN
1 6 (12.50%) SSL
2 2 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Moq
1 1 (2.08%) NUnit
1 1 (2.08%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (39.58%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Retail
3 3 (6.25%) Legal
4 2 (4.17%) Automotive
5 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.08%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (22.92%) Security Manager
2 6 (12.50%) Consultant
3 5 (10.42%) Analyst
3 5 (10.42%) Information Security Specialist
3 5 (10.42%) Information Specialist
3 5 (10.42%) Security Consultant
3 5 (10.42%) Security Specialist
3 5 (10.42%) Team Leader
4 4 (8.33%) Active Directory Administrator
4 4 (8.33%) Active Directory Analyst
4 4 (8.33%) Administrator
4 4 (8.33%) Architect
4 4 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Manager
4 4 (8.33%) Help Desk Team Lead
4 4 (8.33%) Security Officer
5 3 (6.25%) Information Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Information Officer
5 3 (6.25%) Information Security Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Information Security Officer
6 2 (4.17%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) .NET
1 1 (2.08%) WCF
1 1 (2.08%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (45.83%) Management Information System
2 12 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (12.50%) EqualLogic
3 6 (12.50%) PKI
4 3 (6.25%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
1 10 (20.83%) Risk Management
2 9 (18.75%) Security Management
3 8 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (12.50%) Coaching
4 6 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 6 (12.50%) Information Security Management
4 6 (12.50%) ISMS
4 6 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 6 (12.50%) Time Management
5 5 (10.42%) ITIL
5 5 (10.42%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (10.42%) People Management
5 5 (10.42%) Project Management
6 4 (8.33%) Supplier Management
7 3 (6.25%) Business Continuity
7 3 (6.25%) Internal Audit
7 3 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (6.25%) Security Architecture
8 2 (4.17%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.50%) Java
1 6 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (2.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) CISSP
2 5 (10.42%) CISA
3 3 (6.25%) CISMP
3 3 (6.25%) Degree
3 3 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.17%) CEH
4 2 (4.17%) CISM
4 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.08%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (2.08%) CLAS
5 1 (2.08%) GIAC
5 1 (2.08%) MCAD
5 1 (2.08%) MCP
5 1 (2.08%) MCSD
5 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (16.67%) SLA
3 7 (14.58%) PCI DSS
4 6 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (12.50%) SSAE 16
5 5 (10.42%) ISO 9001
6 3 (6.25%) ISO27002
7 1 (2.08%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 4 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (20.83%) Remedy
2 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.50%) Computacenter
3 6 (12.50%) Dell
3 6 (12.50%) Oracle
3 6 (12.50%) SonicWALL
4 5 (10.42%) SAP
5 2 (4.17%) CA
5 2 (4.17%) Citrix
5 2 (4.17%) EMC
5 2 (4.17%) Intel Security
6 1 (2.08%) Cisco
6 1 (2.08%) F5
6 1 (2.08%) HP
6 1 (2.08%) NetApp
6 1 (2.08%) VMware
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Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago