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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 58 72 78
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +6
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 48 23 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.25% 1.89% 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.90% 2.30% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 39 13 18
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -19.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,700 £32,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,900 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -6.00%
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
1232 1001 1016
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 83.36% 82.18% 80.83%
Number of salaries quoted 981 747 852
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 July 2015.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 2 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 29 (39.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (32.88%) Management Information System
3 23 (31.51%) Risk Management
4 22 (30.14%) Finance
4 22 (30.14%) PCI DSS
5 19 (26.03%) CISSP
6 14 (19.18%) Supplier Management
7 13 (17.81%) ITIL
7 13 (17.81%) CISM
8 10 (13.70%) Security Testing
9 9 (12.33%) Microsoft
10 8 (10.96%) CISA
10 8 (10.96%) Security Management
10 8 (10.96%) Cyber Security
11 7 (9.59%) Risk Assessment
11 7 (9.59%) Computacenter
12 6 (8.22%) Degree
12 6 (8.22%) Incident Management
12 6 (8.22%) Information Security Management
12 6 (8.22%) SLA
12 6 (8.22%) MS Excel
12 6 (8.22%) Legal
12 6 (8.22%) Reverse Engineering
12 6 (8.22%) Security Architecture
12 6 (8.22%) Open Source
13 5 (6.85%) Network Security
13 5 (6.85%) Security Cleared
13 5 (6.85%) OWASP
13 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (6.85%) Service Delivery

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 (1.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (8.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.37%) MS Project
2 1 (1.37%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.85%) Network Security
2 2 (2.74%) DNS
2 2 (2.74%) Firewall
3 1 (1.37%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.37%) SSL
3 1 (1.37%) SAN
3 1 (1.37%) PBX
3 1 (1.37%) DHCP
3 1 (1.37%) FTP
3 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
General
1 22 (30.14%) Finance
2 6 (8.22%) Legal
3 4 (5.48%) Marketing
4 2 (2.74%) Banking
4 2 (2.74%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (17.81%) Analyst
1 13 (17.81%) Security Manager
2 10 (13.70%) Security Consultant
2 10 (13.70%) Consultant
2 10 (13.70%) Security Specialist
2 10 (13.70%) Information Manager
2 10 (13.70%) Information Security Manager
3 9 (12.33%) Information Security Consultant
4 7 (9.59%) Team Leader
4 7 (9.59%) Security Officer
5 6 (8.22%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 5 (6.85%) Head of Security
6 5 (6.85%) Information Specialist
6 5 (6.85%) Risk Officer
6 5 (6.85%) Information Security Specialist
7 4 (5.48%) Head of Information Security
7 4 (5.48%) IT Security Specialist
7 4 (5.48%) IT Security Officer
7 4 (5.48%) Head of IT
8 3 (4.11%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.74%) Web Services
2 1 (1.37%) WCF
2 1 (1.37%) WPF
2 1 (1.37%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (32.88%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.11%) Cryptography
4 2 (2.74%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.37%) PKI
5 1 (1.37%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.37%) Blog
5 1 (1.37%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.48%) Windows
2 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.37%) UNIX
3 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.37%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.51%) Risk Management
2 14 (19.18%) Supplier Management
3 13 (17.81%) ITIL
4 10 (13.70%) Security Testing
5 8 (10.96%) Security Management
5 8 (10.96%) Cyber Security
6 7 (9.59%) Risk Assessment
7 6 (8.22%) Information Security Management
7 6 (8.22%) Incident Management
7 6 (8.22%) Reverse Engineering
7 6 (8.22%) Open Source
7 6 (8.22%) Security Architecture
8 5 (6.85%) OWASP
8 5 (6.85%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (6.85%) Service Delivery
9 4 (5.48%) PRINCE2
9 4 (5.48%) B2B
9 4 (5.48%) Project Management
9 4 (5.48%) Service Management
9 4 (5.48%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.37%) C#
1 1 (1.37%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (26.03%) CISSP
2 13 (17.81%) CISM
3 8 (10.96%) CISA
4 6 (8.22%) Degree
5 5 (6.85%) Security Cleared
5 5 (6.85%) CEH
6 4 (5.48%) SSCP
7 3 (4.11%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.74%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.37%) ISEB
9 1 (1.37%) ISSMP
9 1 (1.37%) CHFI
9 1 (1.37%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (1.37%) CRISC
9 1 (1.37%) ISACA
9 1 (1.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (39.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (30.14%) PCI DSS
3 6 (8.22%) SLA
4 5 (6.85%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.37%) ISO 9000
5 1 (1.37%) ISO 14001
5 1 (1.37%) COBIT
5 1 (1.37%) QA
5 1 (1.37%) BS25999
System Software
1 3 (4.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (12.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.59%) Computacenter
3 4 (5.48%) SAP
4 3 (4.11%) Remedy
5 1 (1.37%) VMware
5 1 (1.37%) SonicWALL
5 1 (1.37%) Veeam
5 1 (1.37%) HP
5 1 (1.37%) Dell
5 1 (1.37%) Apple
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago