Period
to 23 January 2019

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 6 months to 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Security (COMPUSEC)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 248 257 -
Rank change year-on-year +9 - +330
Permanent jobs citing Computer Security 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.088% 0.015% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.095% 0.017% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 0
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 - -
South East median annual salary £57,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +64.29% - -41.67%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,269 5,847 7,064
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 92.21% 88.73% 90.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4,115 4,663 5,370
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £30,070 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 6 months to 23 January 2019.

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 6 months to 23 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury - 1 £42,500 - 1
Computer Security
South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, IT jobs citing Computer Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Computer Security.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Security Architecture
2 4 (80.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (80.00%) PKI
2 4 (80.00%) Network Security
2 4 (80.00%) IPsec
2 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) Internet
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Solaris
2 4 (80.00%) Software Deployment
2 4 (80.00%) FISMA
3 2 (40.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (40.00%) Symantec
3 2 (40.00%) McAfee
3 2 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (40.00%) Sophos
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Trend Micro
3 2 (40.00%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (20.00%) QEMU
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) SaaS
4 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (20.00%) SSH
4 1 (20.00%) LAMP

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Internet
2 4 (80.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (80.00%) IPsec
2 4 (80.00%) Network Security
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) SNMP
3 1 (20.00%) SSH
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) LAMP
1 1 (20.00%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Solaris
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
1 4 (80.00%) Security Architecture
1 4 (80.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) FISMA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) iptables
1 1 (20.00%) KVM
1 1 (20.00%) NFS
1 1 (20.00%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (40.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (20.00%) SELinux
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (40.00%) McAfee
1 2 (40.00%) Sophos
1 2 (40.00%) Symantec
1 2 (40.00%) Trend Micro
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat