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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 73 78 75
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 19 17 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.77% 1.49% 2.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 1.95% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 19
Average salary £60,000 £68,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.08% +51.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,950 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,000 £100,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
889 873 871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 82.93% 76.65% 85.90%
Number of salaries quoted 677 694 777
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 March 2015.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 21 (53.85%) Management Information System
2 18 (46.15%) Finance
3 13 (33.33%) CISA
4 12 (30.77%) Security Management
5 11 (28.21%) Information Security Management
5 11 (28.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (28.21%) CISM
6 10 (25.64%) Risk Management
6 10 (25.64%) PCI DSS
7 9 (23.08%) CISSP
8 8 (20.51%) Security Cleared
9 6 (15.38%) Security Testing
9 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (15.38%) ITIL
9 6 (15.38%) Project Management
9 6 (15.38%) Degree
9 6 (15.38%) IT Governance
9 6 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
10 5 (12.82%) Marketing
10 5 (12.82%) B2B
10 5 (12.82%) Service Delivery
10 5 (12.82%) OWASP
11 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
11 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database
11 4 (10.26%) Performance Analysis
11 4 (10.26%) Matrix Management
11 4 (10.26%) Security Architecture
11 4 (10.26%) Hudson
11 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database 10g

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Hudson
1 4 (10.26%) Ant
1 4 (10.26%) Subversion
General
1 18 (46.15%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Marketing
3 3 (7.69%) Law
4 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.13%) Advertising
4 2 (5.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (15.38%) Auditor
2 5 (12.82%) Security Manager
2 5 (12.82%) Security Specialist
2 5 (12.82%) Information Systems Auditor
3 4 (10.26%) Integration Specialist
3 4 (10.26%) Consultant
3 4 (10.26%) Security Consultant
3 4 (10.26%) Information Manager
3 4 (10.26%) Information Security Consultant
3 4 (10.26%) Information Security Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Head of IT
4 3 (7.69%) Information Specialist
4 3 (7.69%) Head of Security
4 3 (7.69%) Risk Officer
4 3 (7.69%) Head of Information Security
4 3 (7.69%) IT Security Officer
4 3 (7.69%) Security Officer
4 3 (7.69%) Information Security Specialist
5 2 (5.13%) IT Security Specialist
6 1 (2.56%) Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 21 (53.85%) Management Information System
2 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Economics
4 1 (2.56%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.56%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) UNIX
1 4 (10.26%) Windows
1 4 (10.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) Security Management
2 11 (28.21%) Information Security Management
3 10 (25.64%) Risk Management
4 6 (15.38%) Security Testing
4 6 (15.38%) ITIL
4 6 (15.38%) Project Management
4 6 (15.38%) IT Governance
4 6 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (12.82%) B2B
5 5 (12.82%) Service Delivery
5 5 (12.82%) OWASP
6 4 (10.26%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (10.26%) Matrix Management
6 4 (10.26%) Security Architecture
6 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
7 3 (7.69%) Strategic Management
7 3 (7.69%) Incident Management
8 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2
8 2 (5.13%) Business Analysis
8 2 (5.13%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
1 4 (10.26%) Java
1 4 (10.26%) Perl
1 4 (10.26%) VBScript
1 4 (10.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (33.33%) CISA
2 11 (28.21%) CISM
3 9 (23.08%) CISSP
4 8 (20.51%) Security Cleared
5 6 (15.38%) Degree
6 2 (5.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (5.13%) ISACA
6 2 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.56%) SSCP
7 1 (2.56%) VCP4
7 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (25.64%) PCI DSS
3 3 (7.69%) COBIT
4 1 (2.56%) BS25999
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle
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