The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Computer Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Security over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 175 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Security 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.12% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £70,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £53,000 £40,082 £45,000
% change year-on-year +32.22% -10.92%  

Computer Security is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2798 4012 4365
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 84.74% 88.47% 86.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8796 13092 13574
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Computer Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Computer Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Security in Berkshire

Computer Security
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Security in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Computer Security in Berkshire

Computer Security
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Security in Berkshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Security in Berkshire

Computer Security
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Security within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 1 £55,000 -
Computer Security
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing Computer 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Computer Security.

1 4 (80.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (60.00%) Tufin
2 3 (60.00%) CyberArk
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) ArcSight
2 3 (60.00%) SIEM
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (60.00%) Forcepoint
2 3 (60.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Cognos
3 1 (20.00%) SMTP
3 1 (20.00%) HTTP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering

Computer Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) HTTP
2 1 (20.00%) SMTP
2 1 (20.00%) SSL
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) IDA Disassembler
1 1 (20.00%) OllyDbg
1 1 (20.00%) WinDbg
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (60.00%) SIEM
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) Malware Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Malware Reverse Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CISSP
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) ArcSight
1 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) CyberArk
1 3 (60.00%) Forcepoint
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Palo Alto
1 3 (60.00%) Tufin
2 1 (20.00%) Cognos
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com