The table below looks at the statistics for 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 Security Management over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Management
Rank 116 125 132
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +7
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 25 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.06% 0.58% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 0.75% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 7
Average salary £55,000 £38,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.73% -8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £31,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £64,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
1900 1744 1466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 80.71% 78.21% 72.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1304 1324 1198
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
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%

Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Security Management Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Security Management
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Security Management Salary Trend in Reading

Security Management
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Management across the Reading region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Security Management Salary Histogram in Reading

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing 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 Security Management.

1 25 (75.76%) Information Security
1 25 (75.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (63.64%) Information Security Management
3 20 (60.61%) PCI DSS
4 19 (57.58%) Security Cleared
4 19 (57.58%) ITIL
5 16 (48.48%) Cyber Security
5 16 (48.48%) Data Protection
5 16 (48.48%) SC Cleared
5 16 (48.48%) Data Protection Act
6 15 (45.45%) ISMS
6 15 (45.45%) Finance
7 13 (39.39%) Telecoms
8 11 (33.33%) Matrix Management
9 10 (30.30%) CISSP
9 10 (30.30%) Firewall
10 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
11 7 (21.21%) Service Delivery
12 5 (15.15%) CISA
12 5 (15.15%) Advertising
12 5 (15.15%) VPN
12 5 (15.15%) C
12 5 (15.15%) Windows
12 5 (15.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 5 (15.15%) SCCM
12 5 (15.15%) WSUS
12 5 (15.15%) Application Packaging
13 4 (12.12%) CITP
13 4 (12.12%) SIGTRAN
13 4 (12.12%) GGSN

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing 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 Security Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) Firewall
2 5 (15.15%) VPN
3 4 (12.12%) SIGTRAN
3 4 (12.12%) GGSN
3 4 (12.12%) VLAN
3 4 (12.12%) LTE
3 4 (12.12%) DMZ
3 4 (12.12%) 3G
3 4 (12.12%) GSM
3 4 (12.12%) LAN
3 4 (12.12%) 2G
3 4 (12.12%) 2.5G
4 1 (3.03%) IPsec
4 1 (3.03%) NetScreen
4 1 (3.03%) SSL
4 1 (3.03%) WAN
4 1 (3.03%) SNMP
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.03%) Network Security
General
1 15 (45.45%) Finance
2 13 (39.39%) Telecoms
3 5 (15.15%) Advertising
4 3 (9.09%) Banking
4 3 (9.09%) Retail
4 3 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 3 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Security Manager
2 11 (33.33%) Consultant
3 8 (24.24%) Information Manager
3 8 (24.24%) Information Security Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Security Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Information Security Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Risk Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) SCCM Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) SCCM Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Security Assurance Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Security Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Security Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Systems Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Principal Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Security Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Configuration Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 16 (48.48%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.12%) CESG
2 4 (12.12%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (12.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (75.76%) Information Security
2 21 (63.64%) Information Security Management
3 19 (57.58%) ITIL
4 16 (48.48%) Cyber Security
4 16 (48.48%) Data Protection
5 15 (45.45%) ISMS
6 11 (33.33%) Matrix Management
7 7 (21.21%) Service Delivery
8 4 (12.12%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (12.12%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (12.12%) Network Architecture
8 4 (12.12%) Mobile Commerce
8 4 (12.12%) Project Management
8 4 (12.12%) Ethical Hacking
9 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (9.09%) TOGAF
9 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2
9 3 (9.09%) SIEM
9 3 (9.09%) Time Management
10 1 (3.03%) Network Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) C
2 4 (12.12%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (57.58%) Security Cleared
2 16 (48.48%) SC Cleared
3 10 (30.30%) CISSP
4 5 (15.15%) CISA
5 4 (12.12%) CITP
5 4 (12.12%) CISMP
5 4 (12.12%) MBCS
5 4 (12.12%) PCI QSA
5 4 (12.12%) CISM
6 3 (9.09%) CRISC
6 3 (9.09%) Degree
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (3.03%) CCNA
7 1 (3.03%) JNCIS
7 1 (3.03%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (75.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (60.61%) PCI DSS
3 5 (15.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (3.03%) COBIT
4 1 (3.03%) BS25999
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) SCCM
1 5 (15.15%) WSUS
2 1 (3.03%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) Juniper
2 2 (6.06%) Cisco
3 1 (3.03%) CA
3 1 (3.03%) ScanSafe
3 1 (3.03%) NetScout
3 1 (3.03%) Riverbed