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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Management
Rank 119 140 106
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -34
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 19 1 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.85% 0.040% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 0.052% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 17 0 17
Average salary £60,000 - £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 - £44,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 - £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
1821 1935 1705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.44% 77.43% 74.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1395 1340 1327
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 September 2015.

Security Management Salary Histogram in Reading

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 18 (48.65%) Firewall
2 15 (40.54%) NetScout
2 15 (40.54%) CA
2 15 (40.54%) WAN
2 15 (40.54%) SNMP
2 15 (40.54%) Cisco
2 15 (40.54%) Juniper
2 15 (40.54%) Riverbed
2 15 (40.54%) WAN Optimisation
3 14 (37.84%) Information Security
4 13 (35.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (32.43%) PCI DSS
6 10 (27.03%) Information Security Management
6 10 (27.03%) UNIX
7 8 (21.62%) Windows
7 8 (21.62%) Risk Management
7 8 (21.62%) Data Protection
8 7 (18.92%) Finance
8 7 (18.92%) Solaris
8 7 (18.92%) Linux
8 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
9 6 (16.22%) Change Management
9 6 (16.22%) Telecoms
9 6 (16.22%) Business Continuity
9 6 (16.22%) BS25999
9 6 (16.22%) PCI QSA
10 5 (13.51%) Freedom of Information
10 5 (13.51%) Brocade
10 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (13.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 18 (48.65%) Firewall
2 15 (40.54%) WAN
2 15 (40.54%) SNMP
3 5 (13.51%) SAN
4 2 (5.41%) DWDM
4 2 (5.41%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) Big Data
2 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.11%) Banking
4 2 (5.41%) Law
4 2 (5.41%) Legal
5 1 (2.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (56.76%) Consultant
2 15 (40.54%) Technical Consultant
2 15 (40.54%) Sales Consultant
2 15 (40.54%) Technical Sales Consultant
3 7 (18.92%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
3 7 (18.92%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 6 (16.22%) Security Consultant
5 5 (13.51%) Senior Security Consultant
5 5 (13.51%) Security Advisor
5 5 (13.51%) Technical Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (8.11%) Security Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Security Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Senior UNIX Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) UNIX Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Network Support
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Support
7 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Freedom of Information
2 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.41%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.70%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) UNIX
2 8 (21.62%) Windows
3 7 (18.92%) Solaris
3 7 (18.92%) Linux
4 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (13.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) WAN Optimisation
2 14 (37.84%) Information Security
3 10 (27.03%) Information Security Management
4 8 (21.62%) Risk Management
4 8 (21.62%) Data Protection
5 6 (16.22%) Business Continuity
5 6 (16.22%) Change Management
6 3 (8.11%) ITIL
6 3 (8.11%) Network Design
6 3 (8.11%) Cyber Security
6 3 (8.11%) Server Hardening
6 3 (8.11%) SDLC
6 3 (8.11%) SIEM
6 3 (8.11%) ISMS
7 2 (5.41%) Capacity Management
7 2 (5.41%) Matrix Management
7 2 (5.41%) Performance Management
7 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.70%) Quality Management
8 1 (2.70%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) VBScript
2 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) PCI QSA
2 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) CISSP
3 2 (5.41%) Degree
4 1 (2.70%) CITP
4 1 (2.70%) CISA
4 1 (2.70%) CISM
4 1 (2.70%) ISSEP
4 1 (2.70%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (35.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (32.43%) PCI DSS
3 6 (16.22%) BS25999
4 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (2.70%) COBIT
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) Cisco
1 15 (40.54%) Juniper
1 15 (40.54%) CA
1 15 (40.54%) NetScout
1 15 (40.54%) Riverbed
2 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.51%) Sun
3 5 (13.51%) Red Hat
3 5 (13.51%) Brocade
4 2 (5.41%) Symantec
4 2 (5.41%) HP
4 2 (5.41%) Veritas
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle
4 2 (5.41%) Sybase
5 1 (2.70%) Huawei
5 1 (2.70%) Cyber-Ark