The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 45 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 12 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 2.91% 0.44% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.33% 0.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £43,787 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Information Security
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newbury region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
277 381 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 67.07% 84.48% 82.89%
Number of salaries quoted 173 279 246
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Newbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Information Security
Salary Trend in Newbury

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Newbury region.

Information Security Salary Trend in Newbury

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Newbury

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 (95.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (90.00%) ITIL
2 18 (90.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 17 (85.00%) PRINCE2
4 15 (75.00%) Windows
4 15 (75.00%) Linux
4 15 (75.00%) CISSP
4 15 (75.00%) CISA
4 15 (75.00%) CISM
4 15 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (75.00%) COBIT
4 15 (75.00%) PCI DSS
4 15 (75.00%) PCI QSA
4 15 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
5 14 (70.00%) SQL
5 14 (70.00%) Database Security
6 4 (20.00%) Firewall
6 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (15.00%) OSPF
7 3 (15.00%) VMware
7 3 (15.00%) BGP
7 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
7 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
8 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
8 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
8 2 (10.00%) BCP
8 2 (10.00%) Security Management
8 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (10.00%) PMP

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 4 (20.00%) Firewall
1 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (15.00%) OSPF
2 3 (15.00%) BGP
3 1 (5.00%) NetScreen
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (5.00%) Network Security
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
General
1 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Security Consultant
1 15 (75.00%) Consultant
2 11 (55.00%) Senior Consultant
2 11 (55.00%) Senior Security Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) IT Security Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) IT Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Information Security Officer
4 2 (10.00%) Security Officer
4 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) IT Security Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Security Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Security Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
1 15 (75.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) CentOS
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) ITIL
2 17 (85.00%) PRINCE2
3 15 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
4 14 (70.00%) Database Security
5 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
5 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (10.00%) BCP
5 2 (10.00%) Security Management
5 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity Management
6 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (75.00%) CISSP
1 15 (75.00%) CISA
1 15 (75.00%) CISM
1 15 (75.00%) PCI QSA
2 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (10.00%) PMP
2 2 (10.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (10.00%) MAPM
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) CCNP
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) CCSA
3 1 (5.00%) JNCIA
3 1 (5.00%) JNCIS
3 1 (5.00%) CCSE
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (95.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (90.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 15 (75.00%) COBIT
3 15 (75.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (5.00%) GPG13
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.00%) Squid
2 1 (5.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) VMware
2 1 (5.00%) Juniper
2 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (5.00%) McAfee
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) HP
2 1 (5.00%) Websense
2 1 (5.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (5.00%) Tripwire
2 1 (5.00%) Sourcefire