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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 46 48 52
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 1 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 0.36% 1.15% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 1.61% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
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
219 311 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 79.93% 71.49% 76.92%
Number of salaries quoted 169 197 224
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 6 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 10 (83.33%) Security Management
1 10 (83.33%) Management Information System
2 8 (66.67%) Firewall
2 8 (66.67%) UNIX
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) SIEM
3 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) Legal
4 2 (16.67%) Information Security Management
4 2 (16.67%) Banking
4 2 (16.67%) CISM
4 2 (16.67%) CISSP
4 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (8.33%) Degree
5 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
5 1 (8.33%) Network Security
5 1 (8.33%) ISMS
5 1 (8.33%) CGEIT
5 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security Governance
5 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (8.33%) Line Management
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Internet
5 1 (8.33%) Remedy
5 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
5 1 (8.33%) SLA

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) Network Security
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
General
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Legal
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Security Analyst
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Service Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Business Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Security Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Compliance Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Service Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Business Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Services Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Cryptography
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) UNIX
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Security Management
2 8 (66.67%) SIEM
3 2 (16.67%) Information Security Management
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security Governance
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
4 1 (8.33%) Line Management
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) ISMS
4 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CISSP
1 2 (16.67%) CISM
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) CGEIT
2 1 (8.33%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Remedy