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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 80 80 85
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 27 17 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.91% 1.29% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 1.64% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 20 11 12
Average salary £48,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.69% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,100 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,250 £45,000 £73,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.06%
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
1174 1037 1069
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 82.91% 78.80% 84.37%
Number of salaries quoted 889 834 932
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 May 2015.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 19 (48.72%) Management Information System
1 19 (48.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (41.03%) Finance
3 15 (38.46%) PCI DSS
4 14 (35.90%) CISSP
4 14 (35.90%) CISM
5 12 (30.77%) ITIL
6 9 (23.08%) Risk Management
6 9 (23.08%) CISA
7 8 (20.51%) Project Management
7 8 (20.51%) Security Management
8 7 (17.95%) Service Delivery
9 6 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (15.38%) Incident Management
9 6 (15.38%) OWASP
9 6 (15.38%) Security Testing
10 5 (12.82%) Marketing
10 5 (12.82%) Information Security Management
10 5 (12.82%) B2B
10 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
11 4 (10.26%) SSCP
11 4 (10.26%) Security Architecture
11 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
12 3 (7.69%) Network Security
12 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (7.69%) Business Continuity
12 3 (7.69%) Strategic Management
12 3 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 3 (7.69%) Cryptography
12 3 (7.69%) Identity Management

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Project
1 1 (2.56%) MS Office
1 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (41.03%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Marketing
3 2 (5.13%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Security Specialist
2 6 (15.38%) Security Officer
3 5 (12.82%) Information Security Specialist
3 5 (12.82%) Head of Security
3 5 (12.82%) Information Specialist
3 5 (12.82%) Risk Officer
3 5 (12.82%) Consultant
3 5 (12.82%) Security Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) Information Security Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) Head of IT
4 4 (10.26%) Security Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Head of Information Security
4 4 (10.26%) IT Security Specialist
4 4 (10.26%) IT Security Officer
5 3 (7.69%) Information Security Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Information Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Information Security Officer
6 2 (5.13%) Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.13%) Service Desk Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) .NET
1 1 (2.56%) WCF
1 1 (2.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (48.72%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.69%) Cryptography
2 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) UNIX
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
1 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) ITIL
2 9 (23.08%) Risk Management
3 8 (20.51%) Project Management
3 8 (20.51%) Security Management
4 7 (17.95%) Service Delivery
5 6 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (15.38%) Incident Management
5 6 (15.38%) Security Testing
5 6 (15.38%) OWASP
6 5 (12.82%) B2B
6 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
6 5 (12.82%) Information Security Management
7 4 (10.26%) Security Architecture
8 3 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (7.69%) Strategic Management
8 3 (7.69%) Identity Management
8 3 (7.69%) Business Continuity
9 2 (5.13%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (5.13%) Quality Management
9 2 (5.13%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) C#
1 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) CISSP
1 14 (35.90%) CISM
2 9 (23.08%) CISA
3 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
3 4 (10.26%) SSCP
4 2 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.13%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.56%) CRISC
5 1 (2.56%) ISACA
5 1 (2.56%) ISEB
5 1 (2.56%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (2.56%) ISSMP
5 1 (2.56%) CHFI
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (48.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (38.46%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.13%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.56%) SLA
4 1 (2.56%) ISO 14001
4 1 (2.56%) COBIT
4 1 (2.56%) QA
4 1 (2.56%) BS25999
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.56%) Computacenter
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