The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 27 20 39
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +19
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 6 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 3.64% 4.32% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.41% 7.07% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 0
Average salary £60,000 £62,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
Information Security
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Uxbridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Uxbridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
136 99 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 82.42% 61.11% 73.66%
Number of salaries quoted 118 87 141
Average salary £44,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £38,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Uxbridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

Information Security
Salary Trend in Uxbridge

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Uxbridge

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Uxbridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Uxbridge region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Uxbridge

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Uxbridge region citing Information Security 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 Information Security.

1 8 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 8 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Security Architecture
4 4 (50.00%) UNIX
4 4 (50.00%) Linux
4 4 (50.00%) C
4 4 (50.00%) CISSP
4 4 (50.00%) GIAC
4 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) Business Continuity
4 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (50.00%) IIS
4 4 (50.00%) Legal
4 4 (50.00%) Marketing
5 3 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
6 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (12.50%) UML
6 1 (12.50%) MODAF
6 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 1 (12.50%) SABSA
6 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance
6 1 (12.50%) Management Information System

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Uxbridge region citing Information Security 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 Information Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) IIS
General
1 4 (50.00%) Legal
1 4 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Security Specialist
2 5 (62.50%) Information Security Specialist
2 5 (62.50%) Information Specialist
3 3 (37.50%) Security Risk Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Risk Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Security Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Information Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Security Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Security Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) CESG
1 1 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) UNIX
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 8 (100.00%) Security Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Security Architecture
4 4 (50.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
6 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (12.50%) MODAF
6 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (12.50%) UML
6 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 1 (12.50%) SABSA
6 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) CISSP
2 4 (50.00%) GIAC
2 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (12.50%) COBIT
2 1 (12.50%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft