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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 42 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 15 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 3.22% 0.45% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.90% 0.55% -
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
306 366 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 65.67% 81.70% 80.45%
Number of salaries quoted 192 280 254
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 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 1 September 2014.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Newbury

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 1 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 (90.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (85.71%) ITIL
2 18 (85.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 17 (80.95%) PRINCE2
4 16 (76.19%) Windows
4 16 (76.19%) Linux
5 15 (71.43%) CISSP
5 15 (71.43%) COBIT
5 15 (71.43%) PCI DSS
5 15 (71.43%) PCI QSA
5 15 (71.43%) Penetration Testing
5 15 (71.43%) CISA
5 15 (71.43%) CISM
5 15 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (66.67%) SQL
6 14 (66.67%) Database Security
7 5 (23.81%) Firewall
7 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
8 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
9 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
9 3 (14.29%) VMware
9 3 (14.29%) BGP
9 3 (14.29%) OSPF
10 2 (9.52%) BCP
10 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (9.52%) PMP
10 2 (9.52%) PMI Certification
10 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
10 2 (9.52%) Programme Management

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
1 5 (23.81%) Firewall
2 3 (14.29%) OSPF
2 3 (14.29%) BGP
3 1 (4.76%) NetScreen
3 1 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (4.76%) Network Security
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (4.76%) DNS
3 1 (4.76%) SMTP
3 1 (4.76%) HTTP
3 1 (4.76%) SNMP
General
1 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Consultant
1 15 (71.43%) Security Consultant
2 11 (52.38%) Senior Security Consultant
2 11 (52.38%) Senior Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) IT Security Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) IT Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Security Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Information Security Officer
4 2 (9.52%) Security Officer
5 1 (4.76%) Security Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) IT Security Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Security Manager
5 1 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Open Source
2 1 (4.76%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Windows
1 16 (76.19%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.76%) CentOS
3 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
3 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) ITIL
2 17 (80.95%) PRINCE2
3 15 (71.43%) Penetration Testing
3 15 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (66.67%) Database Security
5 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity Management
5 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
5 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
5 2 (9.52%) BCP
5 2 (9.52%) Security Management
6 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.76%) Computer Security
6 1 (4.76%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (4.76%) SIEM
6 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (71.43%) CISSP
1 15 (71.43%) CISA
1 15 (71.43%) CISM
1 15 (71.43%) PCI QSA
2 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (9.52%) PMP
2 2 (9.52%) PMI Certification
2 2 (9.52%) MAPM
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) CCSA
3 1 (4.76%) CCSE
3 1 (4.76%) JNCIA
3 1 (4.76%) JNCIS
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.76%) CCNP
3 1 (4.76%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (90.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (85.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 15 (71.43%) COBIT
3 15 (71.43%) PCI DSS
4 1 (4.76%) GPG13
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.76%) Snort
2 1 (4.76%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) VMware
2 2 (9.52%) Tripwire
2 2 (9.52%) Sourcefire
3 1 (4.76%) ArcSight
3 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) Juniper
3 1 (4.76%) Apple
3 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.76%) McAfee
3 1 (4.76%) Websense