The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 28 45 54
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +9
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 34 21 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 6.72% 3.87% 2.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.83% 4.32% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 33 20 5
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,700 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
Information Security
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 Slough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
434 486 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 85.77% 89.50% 82.41%
Number of salaries quoted 385 380 353
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of job ads across the Slough region citing Information Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Information Security
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Slough

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Slough region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Slough

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing Information Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Slough region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 62 (89.86%) CISSP
2 38 (55.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (33.33%) CISA
3 23 (33.33%) CISM
4 20 (28.99%) IIS
4 20 (28.99%) IISP
5 18 (26.09%) Information Security Governance
5 18 (26.09%) Security Management
5 18 (26.09%) Management Information System
5 18 (26.09%) Computer Science
6 17 (24.64%) Information Security Management
6 17 (24.64%) PCI DSS
7 15 (21.74%) Legal
8 14 (20.29%) Degree
9 9 (13.04%) Finance
9 9 (13.04%) CEH
10 8 (11.59%) Data Protection
10 8 (11.59%) Data Privacy
11 7 (10.14%) Security Operations
11 7 (10.14%) Firewall
12 6 (8.70%) Forcepoint
12 6 (8.70%) SSCP
12 6 (8.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 6 (8.70%) Symantec
12 6 (8.70%) Risk Assessment
12 6 (8.70%) Qualys
12 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (8.70%) Network Security
12 6 (8.70%) SIEM
13 5 (7.25%) Security Architecture

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (28.99%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.14%) Firewall
2 6 (8.70%) Network Security
3 3 (4.35%) Internet
General
1 15 (21.74%) Legal
2 9 (13.04%) Finance
3 3 (4.35%) Banking
3 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (68.12%) Security Manager
2 43 (62.32%) Information Manager
2 43 (62.32%) Information Security Manager
3 22 (31.88%) Compliance Manager
4 15 (21.74%) Analyst
4 15 (21.74%) Security Analyst
5 14 (20.29%) Audit Manager
6 12 (17.39%) Governance Manager
6 12 (17.39%) Information Governance Manager
7 9 (13.04%) Information Analyst
7 9 (13.04%) Information Security Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Operational Security Manager
8 4 (5.80%) Operations Manager
8 4 (5.80%) Security Operations Manager
8 4 (5.80%) Security Specialist
9 3 (4.35%) IT Security Specialist
9 3 (4.35%) Security Officer
9 3 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Technical Security Analyst
10 2 (2.90%) IT Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.09%) Computer Science
1 18 (26.09%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.80%) PKI
4 1 (1.45%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.45%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.35%) Windows
2 2 (2.90%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.09%) Information Security Governance
1 18 (26.09%) Security Management
2 17 (24.64%) Information Security Management
3 8 (11.59%) Data Privacy
3 8 (11.59%) Data Protection
4 7 (10.14%) Security Operations
5 6 (8.70%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (8.70%) SIEM
6 5 (7.25%) Identity Access Management
6 5 (7.25%) Information Management
6 5 (7.25%) Risk Management
6 5 (7.25%) Security Architecture
6 5 (7.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (5.80%) BCP
7 4 (5.80%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (5.80%) ISMS
7 4 (5.80%) Mentoring
7 4 (5.80%) Migration
7 4 (5.80%) Project Management
7 4 (5.80%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 62 (89.86%) CISSP
2 23 (33.33%) CISA
2 23 (33.33%) CISM
3 20 (28.99%) IISP
4 14 (20.29%) Degree
5 9 (13.04%) CEH
6 6 (8.70%) SSCP
7 5 (7.25%) CCNA
7 5 (7.25%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (7.25%) GIAC
8 2 (2.90%) IRCA
9 1 (1.45%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (55.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (24.64%) PCI DSS
3 6 (8.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (5.80%) ISO27002
5 3 (4.35%) COBIT
6 2 (2.90%) ISO 14001
6 2 (2.90%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) Nessus
1 2 (2.90%) Nexpose
1 2 (2.90%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 6 (8.70%) Forcepoint
1 6 (8.70%) Qualys
1 6 (8.70%) Symantec
2 4 (5.80%) Intel Security
2 4 (5.80%) Trend Micro
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