The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Newbury region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 53 - 67
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 1.03% - 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% - 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £55,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.21% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
353 233 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 72.63% 74.68% 69.70%
Number of salaries quoted 221 220 287
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Information Security
Berkshire

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 17 April 2014.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Newbury

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
3 6 (75.00%) Tripwire
3 6 (75.00%) Sourcefire
3 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (62.50%) ArcSight
4 5 (62.50%) SIEM
4 5 (62.50%) DNS
4 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
5 4 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
5 4 (50.00%) SMTP
5 4 (50.00%) HTTP
5 4 (50.00%) UNIX
5 4 (50.00%) SNMP
5 4 (50.00%) Mac OS X
5 4 (50.00%) Apple
5 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
5 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (50.00%) Open Source
5 4 (50.00%) Computer Security
6 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS
6 3 (37.50%) Juniper
6 3 (37.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (37.50%) ITIL
6 3 (37.50%) Cisco

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (62.50%) DNS
4 4 (50.00%) SMTP
4 4 (50.00%) HTTP
4 4 (50.00%) SNMP
4 4 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (25.00%) Network Security
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (25.00%) 4G
5 2 (25.00%) NetScreen
6 1 (12.50%) IPsec
6 1 (12.50%) LDAP
6 1 (12.50%) Kerberos
6 1 (12.50%) SSL
6 1 (12.50%) TACACS
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Security Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Information Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Security Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Network Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) IT Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Information Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
2 4 (50.00%) Open Source
3 2 (25.00%) HP StorageWorks
4 1 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (50.00%) Mac OS X
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (50.00%) UNIX
4 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (25.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) SIEM
2 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (50.00%) Computer Security
2 4 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Database Security
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Computer Forensics
5 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Pattern Recognition
5 1 (12.50%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNP
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) CISSP
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CISA
2 1 (12.50%) CISM
2 1 (12.50%) GIAC
2 1 (12.50%) CCSA
2 1 (12.50%) CCSE
2 1 (12.50%) JNCIA
2 1 (12.50%) JNCIS
2 1 (12.50%) PCI QSA
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS
2 2 (25.00%) GPG13
3 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (12.50%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Snort
1 2 (25.00%) Squid
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Tripwire
1 6 (75.00%) Sourcefire
2 5 (62.50%) ArcSight
3 4 (50.00%) Apple
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 3 (37.50%) Juniper
5 2 (25.00%) HP
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (25.00%) Websense
5 2 (25.00%) Blue Coat
6 1 (12.50%) F5
6 1 (12.50%) VMware
6 1 (12.50%) McAfee
6 1 (12.50%) Sun