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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 78 74 86
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 31 22 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.11% 1.84% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 2.28% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 26 13 13
Average salary £53,750 £34,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.79% -24.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £32,500 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £45,000 £79,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
1238 966 1076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 84.16% 80.77% 83.41%
Number of salaries quoted 963 757 904
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 2 June 2015.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 22 (43.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (41.18%) Management Information System
2 21 (41.18%) Finance
3 18 (35.29%) PCI DSS
4 16 (31.37%) Risk Management
5 15 (29.41%) CISSP
6 14 (27.45%) CISM
7 10 (19.61%) ITIL
8 9 (17.65%) CISA
9 8 (15.69%) Project Management
10 7 (13.73%) Supplier Management
10 7 (13.73%) Security Management
10 7 (13.73%) Security Testing
10 7 (13.73%) Cyber Security
11 6 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
11 6 (11.76%) OWASP
11 6 (11.76%) Incident Management
12 5 (9.80%) Marketing
12 5 (9.80%) Reverse Engineering
12 5 (9.80%) Open Source
12 5 (9.80%) Security Architecture
12 5 (9.80%) Information Security Management
12 5 (9.80%) Service Delivery
12 5 (9.80%) B2B
13 4 (7.84%) PRINCE2
13 4 (7.84%) SSCP
14 3 (5.88%) Network Security
14 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
14 3 (5.88%) Strategic Management
14 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.96%) MS Project
1 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) Network Security
2 1 (1.96%) Firewall
2 1 (1.96%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
General
1 21 (41.18%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Marketing
3 2 (3.92%) Legal
3 2 (3.92%) Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (19.61%) Security Specialist
2 8 (15.69%) Security Manager
3 7 (13.73%) Analyst
3 7 (13.73%) Consultant
3 7 (13.73%) Security Consultant
3 7 (13.73%) Information Manager
3 7 (13.73%) Information Security Manager
4 6 (11.76%) Information Security Consultant
4 6 (11.76%) Security Officer
5 5 (9.80%) Information Security Specialist
5 5 (9.80%) Information Specialist
5 5 (9.80%) Head of Security
5 5 (9.80%) Risk Officer
6 4 (7.84%) Team Leader
6 4 (7.84%) Head of IT
6 4 (7.84%) Head of Information Security
6 4 (7.84%) IT Security Specialist
6 4 (7.84%) IT Security Officer
7 3 (5.88%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 2 (3.92%) Head of IT Security
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) WCF
1 1 (1.96%) WPF
1 1 (1.96%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (41.18%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.96%) Blog
3 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) Windows
1 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (31.37%) Risk Management
2 10 (19.61%) ITIL
3 8 (15.69%) Project Management
4 7 (13.73%) Supplier Management
4 7 (13.73%) Security Management
4 7 (13.73%) Security Testing
4 7 (13.73%) Cyber Security
5 6 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (11.76%) OWASP
5 6 (11.76%) Incident Management
6 5 (9.80%) Reverse Engineering
6 5 (9.80%) Open Source
6 5 (9.80%) Security Architecture
6 5 (9.80%) Information Security Management
6 5 (9.80%) Service Delivery
6 5 (9.80%) B2B
7 4 (7.84%) PRINCE2
8 3 (5.88%) Strategic Management
8 3 (5.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (5.88%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.96%) C#
1 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (29.41%) CISSP
2 14 (27.45%) CISM
3 9 (17.65%) CISA
4 4 (7.84%) SSCP
5 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.92%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.96%) CHFI
7 1 (1.96%) Degree
7 1 (1.96%) CRISC
7 1 (1.96%) ISACA
7 1 (1.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.96%) ISEB
7 1 (1.96%) CEH
7 1 (1.96%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (1.96%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (43.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (35.29%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.92%) ISO 9001
3 2 (3.92%) SLA
4 1 (1.96%) BS25999
4 1 (1.96%) COBIT
4 1 (1.96%) QA
4 1 (1.96%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (3.92%) Computacenter
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.96%) SAP
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ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago