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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 45 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 15 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 3.14% 0.63% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.70% 0.82% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -4.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
319 367 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 66.74% 77.26% 76.60%
Number of salaries quoted 198 304 325
Average salary £47,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.09% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 29 July 2014.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Newbury

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 17 (85.00%) Windows
1 17 (85.00%) Linux
1 17 (85.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 15 (75.00%) ITIL
2 15 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 15 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (70.00%) PCI DSS
4 13 (65.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (65.00%) CISA
4 13 (65.00%) CISM
4 13 (65.00%) CISSP
4 13 (65.00%) PCI QSA
4 13 (65.00%) COBIT
4 13 (65.00%) Penetration Testing
5 12 (60.00%) SQL
5 12 (60.00%) Database Security
6 8 (40.00%) Firewall
6 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
7 6 (30.00%) Management Information System
8 5 (25.00%) Tripwire
8 5 (25.00%) Sourcefire
8 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (20.00%) ArcSight
10 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (15.00%) OSPF
10 3 (15.00%) BGP
10 3 (15.00%) VMware
10 3 (15.00%) DNS
10 3 (15.00%) SMTP

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (40.00%) Firewall
2 3 (15.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (15.00%) DNS
2 3 (15.00%) OSPF
2 3 (15.00%) BGP
2 3 (15.00%) SMTP
2 3 (15.00%) HTTP
2 3 (15.00%) SNMP
3 2 (10.00%) NetScreen
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (10.00%) Network Security
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.00%) 4G
General
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Consultant
1 14 (70.00%) Security Consultant
2 9 (45.00%) Senior Consultant
2 9 (45.00%) Senior Security Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) IT Security Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) IT Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Network Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Security Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Network Security Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Security Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) IT Security Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.00%) Open Source
3 2 (10.00%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Windows
1 17 (85.00%) Linux
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (15.00%) Mac OS X
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (15.00%) UNIX
4 2 (10.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (10.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) ITIL
1 15 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 13 (65.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (65.00%) Penetration Testing
3 12 (60.00%) Database Security
4 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (15.00%) Computer Security
4 3 (15.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 3 (15.00%) SIEM
5 2 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) CISSP
1 13 (65.00%) CISA
1 13 (65.00%) CISM
1 13 (65.00%) PCI QSA
2 2 (10.00%) CCNP
2 2 (10.00%) CCNA
2 2 (10.00%) MAPM
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (10.00%) PMP
2 2 (10.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.00%) CCSA
3 1 (5.00%) CCSE
3 1 (5.00%) JNCIA
3 1 (5.00%) JNCIS
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (85.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 15 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (70.00%) PCI DSS
4 13 (65.00%) COBIT
5 2 (10.00%) GPG13
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (10.00%) Snort
2 2 (10.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Tripwire
1 5 (25.00%) Sourcefire
2 4 (20.00%) ArcSight
3 3 (15.00%) Apple
3 3 (15.00%) VMware
4 2 (10.00%) Blue Coat
4 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.00%) HP
4 2 (10.00%) Juniper
4 2 (10.00%) Websense
5 1 (5.00%) McAfee