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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Management
Rank 128 124 121
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 10 20 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.42% 0.86% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 1.09% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 8
Average salary £62,500 £45,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
1916 1838 1456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 80.47% 78.72% 74.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1297 1397 1224
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 11 (91.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (83.33%) Information Security
3 6 (50.00%) Information Security Management
3 6 (50.00%) CISSP
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) C
4 5 (41.67%) ITIL
4 5 (41.67%) CISA
4 5 (41.67%) PCI DSS
5 4 (33.33%) PCI QSA
5 4 (33.33%) SIGTRAN
5 4 (33.33%) GGSN
5 4 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
5 4 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Firewall
5 4 (33.33%) VLAN
5 4 (33.33%) CISM
5 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 4 (33.33%) 2G
5 4 (33.33%) 2.5G
5 4 (33.33%) Java
5 4 (33.33%) Linux
5 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 4 (33.33%) GSM
5 4 (33.33%) LAN
5 4 (33.33%) VPN
5 4 (33.33%) DMZ
5 4 (33.33%) 3G
5 4 (33.33%) Mobile Commerce

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) GSM
1 4 (33.33%) LAN
1 4 (33.33%) VPN
1 4 (33.33%) DMZ
1 4 (33.33%) 3G
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
1 4 (33.33%) 2G
1 4 (33.33%) 2.5G
1 4 (33.33%) VLAN
1 4 (33.33%) SIGTRAN
1 4 (33.33%) GGSN
1 4 (33.33%) LTE
General
1 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (25.00%) Games
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Advertising
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Security Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Information Security Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Risk Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SCCM Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Security Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Director
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Principal Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Information Security
2 6 (50.00%) Information Security Management
3 5 (41.67%) ITIL
4 4 (33.33%) Mobile Commerce
4 4 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
4 4 (33.33%) Network Architecture
5 3 (25.00%) SIEM
5 3 (25.00%) Time Management
5 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) TOGAF
6 2 (16.67%) Cyber Security
7 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
7 1 (8.33%) Project Management
7 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
7 1 (8.33%) ISMS
7 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
7 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C
2 4 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) CISSP
2 5 (41.67%) CISA
3 4 (33.33%) CISM
3 4 (33.33%) PCI QSA
4 3 (25.00%) CRISC
4 3 (25.00%) Degree
5 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (91.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (41.67%) PCI DSS
3 3 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (8.33%) COBIT
4 1 (8.33%) BS25999
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) WSUS
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft