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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 78 61 63
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +2
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 18 19 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.57% 2.08% 2.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 2.81% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 21
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £32,750 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -
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
923 675 698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 80.75% 74.01% 76.79%
Number of salaries quoted 661 586 553
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 2014.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 15 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 14 (35.00%) Risk Management
3 9 (22.50%) Business Continuity
3 9 (22.50%) Business Transformation
4 8 (20.00%) Business Continuity Management
4 8 (20.00%) ITIL
5 7 (17.50%) MPLS
5 7 (17.50%) Firewall
6 6 (15.00%) Quality Management
6 6 (15.00%) GIS
6 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
6 6 (15.00%) Legal
6 6 (15.00%) Documentum
6 6 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (15.00%) Data Quality
6 6 (15.00%) Asset Management
6 6 (15.00%) Data Management
6 6 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (15.00%) Degree
7 5 (12.50%) PCI DSS
7 5 (12.50%) Data Architecture
7 5 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (12.50%) SQL
8 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 4 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (10.00%) Security Management
8 4 (10.00%) TOGAF
8 4 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 4 (10.00%) Retail
8 4 (10.00%) Network Security

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 (15.00%) Documentum
2 2 (5.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) MPLS
1 7 (17.50%) Firewall
2 4 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (10.00%) Network Security
3 3 (7.50%) Internet
4 1 (2.50%) Extranet
4 1 (2.50%) SSL
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (2.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (15.00%) Legal
2 4 (10.00%) Retail
2 4 (10.00%) German Language
3 3 (7.50%) Finance
4 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (22.50%) Architect
2 6 (15.00%) Analyst
2 6 (15.00%) Security Analyst
2 6 (15.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 4 (10.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 4 (10.00%) Information Analyst
3 4 (10.00%) Head of Security
3 4 (10.00%) Head of Architecture
4 3 (7.50%) Compliance Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Penetration Tester
4 3 (7.50%) Tester
4 3 (7.50%) Security Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Security Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Senior DBA
5 2 (5.00%) Security Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Information Security Officer
5 2 (5.00%) Security Officer
5 2 (5.00%) DBA
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 6 (15.00%) GIS
3 4 (10.00%) CCTV
4 1 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Linux
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) Risk Management
2 9 (22.50%) Business Continuity
2 9 (22.50%) Business Transformation
3 8 (20.00%) Business Continuity Management
3 8 (20.00%) ITIL
4 6 (15.00%) Quality Management
4 6 (15.00%) Asset Management
4 6 (15.00%) Data Management
5 5 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (12.50%) Data Architecture
6 4 (10.00%) TOGAF
6 4 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (10.00%) Security Management
6 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (10.00%) Security Architecture
6 4 (10.00%) Project Governance
7 3 (7.50%) Change Control
7 3 (7.50%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (7.50%) Reverse Engineering
7 3 (7.50%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) SQL
2 3 (7.50%) C
2 3 (7.50%) Java
2 3 (7.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) HNC
2 1 (2.50%) HND
2 1 (2.50%) CISSP
2 1 (2.50%) CISA
2 1 (2.50%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (15.00%) Data Quality
2 5 (12.50%) PCI DSS
3 3 (7.50%) COBIT
4 2 (5.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) CheckPoint
1 3 (7.50%) Cisco
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) Juniper
3 1 (2.50%) ESRI
3 1 (2.50%) TSYS
3 1 (2.50%) F5
Milton Keynes
Vital Solutions
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 17 days ago