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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 36 46 60
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +14
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 14 19 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.69% 3.04% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.94% 3.64% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 3
Median salary £48,500 £48,750 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.51% -15.21%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +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
355 522 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 93.67% 83.39% 83.80%
Number of salaries quoted 316 405 356
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £64,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 September 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Slough

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 39 (70.91%) CISSP
2 38 (69.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (40.00%) Information Security Governance
4 18 (32.73%) PCI DSS
4 18 (32.73%) Management Information System
5 15 (27.27%) Degree
5 15 (27.27%) Data Protection
6 14 (25.45%) CISA
6 14 (25.45%) CISM
7 11 (20.00%) Security Management
8 10 (18.18%) Information Security Management
9 8 (14.55%) IIS
9 8 (14.55%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (14.55%) IISP
10 7 (12.73%) Security Operations
10 7 (12.73%) SIEM
10 7 (12.73%) iPad
10 7 (12.73%) Risk Analysis
10 7 (12.73%) Firewall
11 6 (10.91%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 5 (9.09%) Network Security
12 5 (9.09%) Security Architecture
12 5 (9.09%) RSA Archer
13 4 (7.27%) Computer Science
13 4 (7.27%) Mentoring
13 4 (7.27%) ISO27002
13 4 (7.27%) Nessus
13 4 (7.27%) BCP
13 4 (7.27%) Project Management
14 3 (5.45%) CCNA

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 8 (14.55%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) CODA-Financials
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.73%) Firewall
2 5 (9.09%) Network Security
3 1 (1.82%) Internet
3 1 (1.82%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) MS Access
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (3.64%) Finance
1 2 (3.64%) Legal
1 2 (3.64%) Retail
2 1 (1.82%) Banking
2 1 (1.82%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (63.64%) Security Manager
2 32 (58.18%) Information Manager
2 32 (58.18%) Information Security Manager
3 16 (29.09%) Governance Manager
3 16 (29.09%) Information Governance Manager
4 12 (21.82%) Compliance Manager
5 10 (18.18%) Analyst
6 8 (14.55%) Security Analyst
7 6 (10.91%) Consultant
7 6 (10.91%) Information Security Consultant
7 6 (10.91%) Security Consultant
8 5 (9.09%) Security Specialist
9 3 (5.45%) IT Security Specialist
9 3 (5.45%) Operational Security Manager
9 3 (5.45%) Operations Manager
9 3 (5.45%) Security Operations Manager
10 2 (3.64%) Coordinator
10 2 (3.64%) Project Coordinator
11 1 (1.82%) Information Analyst
11 1 (1.82%) Information Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 18 (32.73%) Management Information System
2 7 (12.73%) iPad
3 4 (7.27%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.45%) PKI
5 2 (3.64%) Cryptography
5 2 (3.64%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (3.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (3.64%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.82%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.82%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.64%) Windows
2 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.00%) Information Security Governance
2 15 (27.27%) Data Protection
3 11 (20.00%) Security Management
4 10 (18.18%) Information Security Management
5 8 (14.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (12.73%) Risk Analysis
6 7 (12.73%) Security Operations
6 7 (12.73%) SIEM
7 6 (10.91%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 5 (9.09%) Security Architecture
9 4 (7.27%) BCP
9 4 (7.27%) Mentoring
9 4 (7.27%) Project Management
10 3 (5.45%) Change Management
10 3 (5.45%) ERP
10 3 (5.45%) Risk Management
10 3 (5.45%) Service Delivery
10 3 (5.45%) Software Licensing
10 3 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (5.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (70.91%) CISSP
2 15 (27.27%) Degree
3 14 (25.45%) CISA
3 14 (25.45%) CISM
4 8 (14.55%) IISP
5 3 (5.45%) CCNA
5 3 (5.45%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (5.45%) GIAC
6 2 (3.64%) CISMP
6 2 (3.64%) CRISC
6 2 (3.64%) ISEB
7 1 (1.82%) CEH
7 1 (1.82%) IRCA
7 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.82%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (69.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (32.73%) PCI DSS
3 4 (7.27%) ISO27002
4 1 (1.82%) ISO 14001
4 1 (1.82%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) RSA Archer
2 4 (7.27%) Nessus
3 3 (5.45%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 3 (5.45%) Intel Security
2 2 (3.64%) ArcSight
2 2 (3.64%) Trend Micro
3 1 (1.82%) AlienVault
3 1 (1.82%) CODA
3 1 (1.82%) LogRhythm
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.82%) Qualys
3 1 (1.82%) Splunk
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