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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 19 49 49
Rank change year-on-year
+30 0
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 40 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 8.37% 3.04% 2.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.50% 3.49% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 39 16 10
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,000 £72,450
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £49,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+12.24% +6.52%
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
421 516 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 88.08% 87.16% 78.62%
Number of salaries quoted 377 401 322
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 25 July 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Slough

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 55 (80.88%) CISSP
2 42 (61.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 24 (35.29%) Information Security Governance
4 18 (26.47%) Management Information System
4 18 (26.47%) CISA
4 18 (26.47%) CISM
5 15 (22.06%) Degree
6 14 (20.59%) Security Management
7 13 (19.12%) Information Security Management
7 13 (19.12%) IIS
7 13 (19.12%) Data Protection
7 13 (19.12%) IISP
8 12 (17.65%) PCI DSS
9 10 (14.71%) Computer Science
10 8 (11.76%) Security Architecture
10 8 (11.76%) Security Operations
10 8 (11.76%) Firewall
11 7 (10.29%) SIEM
11 7 (10.29%) Network Security
12 6 (8.82%) Identity Access Management
12 6 (8.82%) GIAC
12 6 (8.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 6 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (8.82%) CCNA
13 5 (7.35%) Finance
13 5 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (7.35%) Risk Management
13 5 (7.35%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (7.35%) RSA Archer
14 4 (5.88%) Mentoring

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 13 (19.12%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) CODA-Financials
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.76%) Firewall
2 7 (10.29%) Network Security
3 3 (4.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.47%) MS Access
1 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (7.35%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) Legal
3 3 (4.41%) Banking
3 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (69.12%) Security Manager
2 43 (63.24%) Information Manager
2 43 (63.24%) Information Security Manager
3 20 (29.41%) Compliance Manager
4 18 (26.47%) Governance Manager
4 18 (26.47%) Information Governance Manager
5 11 (16.18%) Analyst
5 11 (16.18%) Security Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) Audit Manager
7 5 (7.35%) Information Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) Information Security Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) Security Specialist
8 4 (5.88%) IT Security Specialist
8 4 (5.88%) Operational Security Manager
8 4 (5.88%) Operations Manager
8 4 (5.88%) Security Operations Manager
9 3 (4.41%) Information Security Consultant
9 3 (4.41%) Security Officer
9 3 (4.41%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Technical Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.47%) Management Information System
2 10 (14.71%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.88%) iPad
3 4 (5.88%) PKI
4 3 (4.41%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.41%) Windows
2 2 (2.94%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.29%) Information Security Governance
2 14 (20.59%) Security Management
3 13 (19.12%) Data Protection
3 13 (19.12%) Information Security Management
4 8 (11.76%) Security Architecture
4 8 (11.76%) Security Operations
5 7 (10.29%) SIEM
6 6 (8.82%) Identity Access Management
6 6 (8.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 5 (7.35%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (7.35%) Risk Management
7 5 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (5.88%) BCP
8 4 (5.88%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.88%) Migration
8 4 (5.88%) Project Management
8 4 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
9 3 (4.41%) Compliance Audit
9 3 (4.41%) ITIL
9 3 (4.41%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 55 (80.88%) CISSP
2 18 (26.47%) CISA
2 18 (26.47%) CISM
3 15 (22.06%) Degree
4 13 (19.12%) IISP
5 6 (8.82%) CCNA
5 6 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (8.82%) GIAC
6 4 (5.88%) CEH
7 2 (2.94%) CISMP
7 2 (2.94%) CRISC
7 2 (2.94%) IRCA
7 2 (2.94%) ISEB
8 1 (1.47%) PCI QSA
8 1 (1.47%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (61.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (17.65%) PCI DSS
3 4 (5.88%) ISO27002
4 3 (4.41%) COBIT
5 2 (2.94%) ISO 14001
5 2 (2.94%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (7.35%) RSA Archer
2 3 (4.41%) Nessus
2 3 (4.41%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 4 (5.88%) Intel Security
1 4 (5.88%) Trend Micro
2 1 (1.47%) CODA
2 1 (1.47%) Forcepoint
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.47%) Qualys
2 1 (1.47%) Symantec
Slough, Berkshire
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