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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Management
Rank 120 129 128
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 29 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.18% 0.51% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 0.66% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 6
Average salary £55,000 £31,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.41% -48.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
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
2004 1806 1425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.86% 76.40% 70.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1326 1353 1123
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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 30 March 2015.

Security Management Salary Histogram in Reading

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 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 27 (69.23%) Information Security
1 27 (69.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (58.97%) Information Security Management
3 22 (56.41%) PCI DSS
4 21 (53.85%) Security Cleared
4 21 (53.85%) ITIL
5 18 (46.15%) Cyber Security
5 18 (46.15%) Data Protection
5 18 (46.15%) SC Cleared
5 18 (46.15%) Data Protection Act
6 17 (43.59%) ISMS
6 17 (43.59%) Finance
7 15 (38.46%) Telecoms
8 13 (33.33%) Matrix Management
9 12 (30.77%) Firewall
10 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
11 10 (25.64%) CISSP
12 8 (20.51%) Service Delivery
13 6 (15.38%) Linux
13 6 (15.38%) Advertising
14 5 (12.82%) CISA
14 5 (12.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 5 (12.82%) VPN
14 5 (12.82%) Windows
14 5 (12.82%) C
14 5 (12.82%) WSUS
14 5 (12.82%) Degree
14 5 (12.82%) Application Packaging
14 5 (12.82%) SCCM
15 4 (10.26%) PCI QSA

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.77%) Firewall
2 5 (12.82%) VPN
3 4 (10.26%) 2G
3 4 (10.26%) 2.5G
3 4 (10.26%) VLAN
3 4 (10.26%) SIGTRAN
3 4 (10.26%) GGSN
3 4 (10.26%) GSM
3 4 (10.26%) LAN
3 4 (10.26%) DMZ
3 4 (10.26%) 3G
3 4 (10.26%) LTE
4 3 (7.69%) WAN
4 3 (7.69%) SNMP
5 2 (5.13%) SDH
5 2 (5.13%) DWDM
6 1 (2.56%) NetScreen
6 1 (2.56%) Network Security
6 1 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (43.59%) Finance
2 15 (38.46%) Telecoms
3 6 (15.38%) Advertising
4 3 (7.69%) Games
4 3 (7.69%) Banking
4 3 (7.69%) Retail
4 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Security Manager
2 13 (33.33%) Consultant
3 9 (23.08%) Information Manager
3 9 (23.08%) Information Security Manager
4 6 (15.38%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (10.26%) Security Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Network Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Sales Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Technical Sales Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Risk Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) SCCM Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) SCCM Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Security Assurance Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Support
7 2 (5.13%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 18 (46.15%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.26%) CESG
2 4 (10.26%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Linux
2 5 (12.82%) Windows
3 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.13%) Solaris
4 2 (5.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (69.23%) Information Security
2 23 (58.97%) Information Security Management
3 21 (53.85%) ITIL
4 18 (46.15%) Data Protection
4 18 (46.15%) Cyber Security
5 17 (43.59%) ISMS
6 13 (33.33%) Matrix Management
7 8 (20.51%) Service Delivery
8 4 (10.26%) Mobile Commerce
8 4 (10.26%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (10.26%) Ethical Hacking
8 4 (10.26%) Project Management
8 4 (10.26%) Network Architecture
8 4 (10.26%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (7.69%) WAN Optimisation
9 3 (7.69%) SIEM
9 3 (7.69%) Time Management
9 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (7.69%) TOGAF
9 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) C
2 4 (10.26%) Java
3 2 (5.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 18 (46.15%) SC Cleared
3 10 (25.64%) CISSP
4 5 (12.82%) CISA
4 5 (12.82%) Degree
5 4 (10.26%) CITP
5 4 (10.26%) PCI QSA
5 4 (10.26%) CISM
5 4 (10.26%) CISMP
5 4 (10.26%) MBCS
6 3 (7.69%) CRISC
7 1 (2.56%) CCNA
7 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.56%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (69.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (56.41%) PCI DSS
3 5 (12.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (2.56%) COBIT
4 1 (2.56%) BS25999
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) WSUS
1 5 (12.82%) SCCM
2 1 (2.56%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) Juniper
2 4 (10.26%) Cisco
3 3 (7.69%) NetScout
3 3 (7.69%) Riverbed
3 3 (7.69%) CA
4 2 (5.13%) Veritas
4 2 (5.13%) Symantec
4 2 (5.13%) HP
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle
4 2 (5.13%) Sybase
5 1 (2.56%) Huawei
5 1 (2.56%) ScanSafe