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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 39 62 67
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +5
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 10 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.81% 1.58% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.24% 1.82% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 3
Median salary £55,000 £37,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -53.12%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
309 605 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 86.80% 87.05% 86.58%
Number of salaries quoted 266 497 391
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +12.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £77,500
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 3 December 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Slough

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 18 (56.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 18 (56.25%) CISSP
2 12 (37.50%) PCI DSS
3 11 (34.38%) CISA
3 11 (34.38%) CISM
4 10 (31.25%) Management Information System
4 10 (31.25%) Degree
4 10 (31.25%) Data Protection
5 8 (25.00%) iPad
5 8 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
6 6 (18.75%) Firewall
6 6 (18.75%) IIS
6 6 (18.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 6 (18.75%) SIEM
6 6 (18.75%) IISP
6 6 (18.75%) Security Operations
7 5 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (15.63%) Information Security Governance
8 4 (12.50%) Incident Management
8 4 (12.50%) ArcSight
8 4 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
9 3 (9.38%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (9.38%) Software Licensing
9 3 (9.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (9.38%) DDoS Mitigation
9 3 (9.38%) Security Architecture
9 3 (9.38%) Software Deployment
9 3 (9.38%) RSA Archer
9 3 (9.38%) Nessus
9 3 (9.38%) Ethical Hacking

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 6 (18.75%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) CODA-Financials
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) Firewall
2 2 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (6.25%) Network Security
2 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) MS Access
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
1 2 (6.25%) Legal
1 2 (6.25%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Security Manager
2 19 (59.38%) Information Manager
2 19 (59.38%) Information Security Manager
3 7 (21.88%) Consultant
3 7 (21.88%) Information Security Consultant
3 7 (21.88%) Security Consultant
4 5 (15.63%) Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Compliance Manager
4 5 (15.63%) Governance Manager
4 5 (15.63%) Information Governance Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Coordinator
5 2 (6.25%) Project Coordinator
5 2 (6.25%) Security Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Security Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) SOC Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Banking Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Information Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) IT Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Management Information System
2 8 (25.00%) iPad
3 4 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (9.38%) Cryptography
4 3 (9.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (6.25%) PKI
6 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
6 1 (3.13%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (3.13%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Data Protection
2 8 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 6 (18.75%) Security Operations
3 6 (18.75%) SIEM
3 6 (18.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 5 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (15.63%) Information Security Governance
5 4 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 3 (9.38%) Change Management
6 3 (9.38%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (9.38%) DDoS Mitigation
6 3 (9.38%) ERP
6 3 (9.38%) Ethical Hacking
6 3 (9.38%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (9.38%) Security Architecture
6 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
6 3 (9.38%) Software Deployment
6 3 (9.38%) Software Licensing
6 3 (9.38%) Workflow
7 2 (6.25%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (56.25%) CISSP
2 11 (34.38%) CISA
2 11 (34.38%) CISM
3 10 (31.25%) Degree
4 6 (18.75%) IISP
5 2 (6.25%) CISMP
5 2 (6.25%) CRISC
5 2 (6.25%) ISEB
6 1 (3.13%) CCNA
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (3.13%) CLAS
6 1 (3.13%) GIAC
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (56.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (37.50%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Nessus
1 3 (9.38%) RSA Archer
2 1 (3.13%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) ArcSight
2 2 (6.25%) AlienVault
2 2 (6.25%) Intel Security
2 2 (6.25%) LogRhythm
2 2 (6.25%) Qualys
2 2 (6.25%) Splunk
3 1 (3.13%) CODA
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
Slough, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 30 days holiday
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