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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 49 48 58
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 4 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 1.06% 3.18% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 4.29% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £43,000 £43,787 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.79% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.82% -5.50%
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
331 350 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 87.57% 74.15% 83.74%
Number of salaries quoted 236 197 296
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 12 (60.00%) ITIL
2 10 (50.00%) Firewall
3 8 (40.00%) CISM
3 8 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 8 (40.00%) DNA
3 8 (40.00%) CISSP
3 8 (40.00%) Project Management
3 8 (40.00%) Coaching
4 6 (30.00%) CCIE
4 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (30.00%) Degree
4 6 (30.00%) CISA
5 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 4 (20.00%) Service Management
5 4 (20.00%) ITSM
5 4 (20.00%) CEH
5 4 (20.00%) GSEC
5 4 (20.00%) Websense
5 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (20.00%) CRISC
6 2 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (10.00%) JNCIS
6 2 (10.00%) Sourcefire
6 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.00%) Ubuntu
6 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (10.00%) Resource Management
6 2 (10.00%) Security Management

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) Apache
1 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) LDAP
2 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) Internet
General
1 8 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Security Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Information Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Information Security Manager
2 3 (15.00%) IT Security Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Service Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Support
3 2 (10.00%) Security Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Information Security Officer
3 2 (10.00%) Security Designer
3 2 (10.00%) Security Officer
3 2 (10.00%) Security Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Designer
3 2 (10.00%) Security Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Support Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) UNIX
1 2 (10.00%) Solaris
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
1 2 (10.00%) SUSE
1 2 (10.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (10.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) ITIL
2 8 (40.00%) DNA
2 8 (40.00%) Project Management
2 8 (40.00%) Coaching
3 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (20.00%) Service Management
4 4 (20.00%) ITSM
4 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
5 2 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.00%) Resource Management
5 2 (10.00%) Security Architecture
5 2 (10.00%) SIEM
5 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity Management
5 2 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) Perl
1 2 (10.00%) Python
1 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) CISSP
1 8 (40.00%) CISM
2 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (30.00%) CCIE
2 6 (30.00%) CISA
2 6 (30.00%) Degree
3 4 (20.00%) CRISC
3 4 (20.00%) GSEC
3 4 (20.00%) CEH
4 2 (10.00%) JNCIS
4 2 (10.00%) PMP
4 2 (10.00%) PMI Certification
4 2 (10.00%) ISACA
4 2 (10.00%) GCED
4 2 (10.00%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Nagios
1 2 (10.00%) ZABBIX
1 2 (10.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Websense
2 2 (10.00%) Sourcefire
2 2 (10.00%) Imperva
2 2 (10.00%) Tufin
2 2 (10.00%) ArcSight
2 2 (10.00%) Cyber-Ark
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Intel
2 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (10.00%) Symantec
2 2 (10.00%) Sophos
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