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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 28 42 53
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +11
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 16 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 5.33% 1.50% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.61% 2.21% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 0
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -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
242 272 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 80.67% 68.00% 74.43%
Number of salaries quoted 158 187 245
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 29 May 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 15 (57.69%) Firewall
2 12 (46.15%) ITIL
3 11 (42.31%) Telecoms
4 10 (38.46%) Security Management
4 10 (38.46%) CISSP
4 10 (38.46%) CISM
5 9 (34.62%) UNIX
5 9 (34.62%) Management Information System
5 9 (34.62%) SIEM
6 8 (30.77%) Coaching
6 8 (30.77%) DNA
6 8 (30.77%) Project Management
7 7 (26.92%) CISA
7 7 (26.92%) Windows
7 7 (26.92%) Degree
8 6 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (23.08%) CCIE
8 6 (23.08%) Configuration Management
9 5 (19.23%) Service Management
9 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
9 5 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 4 (15.38%) CEH
10 4 (15.38%) GSEC
10 4 (15.38%) ITSM
10 4 (15.38%) CRISC
10 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
11 3 (11.54%) Security Architecture
11 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
11 3 (11.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (11.54%) Incident Management

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (57.69%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) Network Security
2 1 (3.85%) Internet
General
1 11 (42.31%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
2 2 (7.69%) Back Office
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Security Manager
2 7 (26.92%) Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Security Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (11.54%) IT Security Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Information Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Security Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Service Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Security Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Designer
4 2 (7.69%) Security Designer
4 2 (7.69%) Security Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Security Officer
5 1 (3.85%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Business Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Management Information System
2 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.69%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.85%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) UNIX
2 7 (26.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) ITIL
2 10 (38.46%) Security Management
3 9 (34.62%) SIEM
4 8 (30.77%) Coaching
4 8 (30.77%) DNA
4 8 (30.77%) Project Management
5 6 (23.08%) Configuration Management
6 5 (19.23%) Service Management
6 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
7 4 (15.38%) ITSM
8 3 (11.54%) Security Architecture
8 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
8 3 (11.54%) Incident Management
9 2 (7.69%) Ethical Hacking
9 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
9 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
9 2 (7.69%) Information Security Management
9 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
9 2 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (7.69%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) CISSP
1 10 (38.46%) CISM
2 7 (26.92%) CISA
2 7 (26.92%) Degree
3 6 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (23.08%) CCIE
4 4 (15.38%) CEH
4 4 (15.38%) GSEC
4 4 (15.38%) CRISC
5 2 (7.69%) JNCIS
5 2 (7.69%) PMP
5 2 (7.69%) PMI Certification
5 2 (7.69%) ISACA
5 2 (7.69%) GCED
5 2 (7.69%) MAPM
6 1 (3.85%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (11.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (3.85%) ISO 9001
3 1 (3.85%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Sourcefire
1 2 (7.69%) Websense
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 2 (7.69%) Symantec
1 2 (7.69%) Cyber-Ark
1 2 (7.69%) ArcSight
1 2 (7.69%) Imperva
1 2 (7.69%) Tufin
2 1 (3.85%) Remedy