The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security Management over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Management
Rank 123 125 132
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Management 17 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.72% 0.41% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.52% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 4
Average salary £62,500 £31,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+101.61% -24.84%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
Information Security Management
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 Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1909 1736 1447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 80.62% 78.48% 73.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1313 1304 1191
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Information Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Management across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Management Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Information Security Management
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Management across the Reading region.

Information Security Management Salary Trend in Reading

Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Information Security Management 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 Management.

1 20 (100.00%) Security Management
1 20 (100.00%) Information Security
2 19 (95.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (95.00%) PCI DSS
3 18 (90.00%) ITIL
4 15 (75.00%) SC Cleared
4 15 (75.00%) Security Cleared
4 15 (75.00%) Data Protection Act
4 15 (75.00%) Data Protection
5 14 (70.00%) Cyber Security
5 14 (70.00%) ISMS
5 14 (70.00%) Finance
6 11 (55.00%) Matrix Management
7 8 (40.00%) CISSP
8 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
8 7 (35.00%) Service Delivery
9 5 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (25.00%) Advertising
10 4 (20.00%) CISA
10 4 (20.00%) CISM
10 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
10 4 (20.00%) PCI QSA
11 3 (15.00%) SIEM
11 3 (15.00%) CRISC
11 3 (15.00%) CISMP
11 3 (15.00%) Time Management
11 3 (15.00%) CITP
11 3 (15.00%) Degree
11 3 (15.00%) Firewall
11 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing

Information Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Information Security Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Firewall
General
1 14 (70.00%) Finance
2 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (25.00%) Advertising
4 3 (15.00%) Games
4 3 (15.00%) Banking
4 3 (15.00%) Retail
4 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Security Manager
2 8 (40.00%) Information Manager
2 8 (40.00%) Information Security Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Security Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Information Security Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Security Assurance Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Security Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Security Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 15 (75.00%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (15.00%) CESG
3 3 (15.00%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Security Management
1 20 (100.00%) Information Security
2 18 (90.00%) ITIL
3 15 (75.00%) Data Protection
4 14 (70.00%) ISMS
4 14 (70.00%) Cyber Security
5 11 (55.00%) Matrix Management
6 7 (35.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (15.00%) Time Management
7 3 (15.00%) SIEM
7 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (15.00%) TOGAF
8 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
8 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
8 1 (5.00%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 15 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (40.00%) CISSP
3 4 (20.00%) CISA
3 4 (20.00%) CISM
3 4 (20.00%) PCI QSA
4 3 (15.00%) CRISC
4 3 (15.00%) CISMP
4 3 (15.00%) MBCS
4 3 (15.00%) Degree
4 3 (15.00%) CITP
5 1 (5.00%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (95.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 19 (95.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (5.00%) COBIT
3 1 (5.00%) BS25999