Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for Information Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Information Security over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 71 79
Rank change year-on-year +35 +8 +18
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 40 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 7.12% 1.90% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.15% 2.20% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 35 7 37
Bracknell median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% +27.46%
10th Percentile £35,200 £34,650 £40,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,000 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -16.00%

Information 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 Bracknell with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bracknell
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 491 590 754
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 87.37% 86.01% 86.97%
Number of salaries quoted 357 446 544
Bracknell median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £64,375 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

Job postings citing Information Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bracknell.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Bracknell

Information Security
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Salary trend for Information Security in Bracknell

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in Bracknell over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 23 (57.50%) CEH
2 19 (47.50%) CISSP
3 18 (45.00%) SSCP
3 18 (45.00%) GIAC
3 18 (45.00%) Security Architecture
4 17 (42.50%) Threat Intelligence
5 15 (37.50%) Firewall
6 10 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
7 9 (22.50%) Content Management
7 9 (22.50%) Ethical Hacking
7 9 (22.50%) Degree
7 9 (22.50%) Spreadsheet
7 9 (22.50%) Project Management
7 9 (22.50%) SMTP
7 9 (22.50%) HTTP
7 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
7 9 (22.50%) SIEM
7 9 (22.50%) Presales
8 8 (20.00%) Social Engineering
8 8 (20.00%) SDLC
8 8 (20.00%) Cryptanalysis
8 8 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (20.00%) Solaris
8 8 (20.00%) Middleware
8 8 (20.00%) Management Information System
8 8 (20.00%) Wireless
8 8 (20.00%) iSeries
8 8 (20.00%) QA
8 8 (20.00%) VMware
9 6 (15.00%) Microsoft

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (37.50%) Firewall
2 9 (22.50%) HTTP
2 9 (22.50%) SMTP
2 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
3 8 (20.00%) Wireless
4 5 (12.50%) Network Security
5 1 (2.50%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) Analyst
2 17 (42.50%) Security Analyst
3 14 (35.00%) Information Analyst
3 14 (35.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 11 (27.50%) Consultant
4 11 (27.50%) Security Consultant
5 8 (20.00%) IT Consultant
5 8 (20.00%) IT Security Consultant
6 6 (15.00%) Security Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Head of Architecture
7 2 (5.00%) IT Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) IT Security Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Network Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Network Security Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Cloud Consultant
8 1 (2.50%) Information Officer
8 1 (2.50%) Management Consultant
8 1 (2.50%) Security Management Consultant
8 1 (2.50%) Senior Manager
8 1 (2.50%) SIEM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) Middleware
2 3 (7.50%) ModSecurity
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) iSeries
1 8 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) Private Cloud
2 1 (2.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) Security Architecture
2 17 (42.50%) Threat Intelligence
3 10 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 9 (22.50%) Content Management
4 9 (22.50%) Ethical Hacking
4 9 (22.50%) Presales
4 9 (22.50%) Project Management
4 9 (22.50%) SIEM
5 8 (20.00%) Cryptanalysis
5 8 (20.00%) SDLC
5 8 (20.00%) Social Engineering
6 5 (12.50%) Email Filtering
6 5 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (12.50%) Security Monitoring
6 5 (12.50%) Web Filtering
7 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.00%) ITIL
7 2 (5.00%) ITIL V3
7 2 (5.00%) Security Operations
7 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (57.50%) CEH
2 19 (47.50%) CISSP
3 18 (45.00%) GIAC
3 18 (45.00%) SSCP
4 9 (22.50%) Degree
5 5 (12.50%) CompTIA Security+
5 5 (12.50%) DV Cleared
5 5 (12.50%) GSEC
5 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 5 (12.50%) Security+ Certification
6 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
7 2 (5.00%) CCNA
7 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.50%) CISM
8 1 (2.50%) IISP
8 1 (2.50%) MCITP
8 1 (2.50%) MCSE
8 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.50%) NIST 800
2 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) VMware
2 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.50%) LogRhythm
4 1 (2.50%) ArcSight
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco
4 1 (2.50%) Fujitsu
4 1 (2.50%) HP