The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 76 85
Rank change year-on-year -9 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 32 32 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.17% 2.21% 2.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 2.57% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 50
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £93,000 £65,000 £62,850
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00%  

Information 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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1305 1243 2032
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 88.29% 85.84% 84.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1025 1040 1589
Median salary £47,000 £44,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.81% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing Information Security as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Buckinghamshire

Information Security
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Information Security in Buckinghamshire

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Buckinghamshire

Information Security
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Milton Keynes -9 16 £45,000 -21.73% 2
Amersham -1 13 - -
Marlow -10 1 £67,500 -
Aylesbury -12 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Information Security
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 16 (34.04%) Degree
2 15 (31.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (29.79%) Computer Science
3 14 (29.79%) .NET
3 14 (29.79%) CISSP
4 13 (27.66%) C#
4 13 (27.66%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
6 11 (23.40%) PMI
6 11 (23.40%) PMI Certification
6 11 (23.40%) CISM
6 11 (23.40%) Mathematics
6 11 (23.40%) Physics
7 9 (19.15%) Billing
7 9 (19.15%) Document Management
7 9 (19.15%) Workflow
8 8 (17.02%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (14.89%) PCI DSS
9 7 (14.89%) Finance
9 7 (14.89%) Risk Management
9 7 (14.89%) ITIL
10 6 (12.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 6 (12.77%) Penetration Testing
11 5 (10.64%) SIEM
11 5 (10.64%) Firewall
11 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
12 4 (8.51%) Data Security
12 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
12 4 (8.51%) Project Management
12 4 (8.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (2.13%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) Firewall
1 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.38%) Network Security
2 3 (6.38%) VPN
3 2 (4.26%) HTTP
3 2 (4.26%) HTTPS
3 2 (4.26%) LAN
3 2 (4.26%) SSL
3 2 (4.26%) WAN
4 1 (2.13%) ATM
4 1 (2.13%) DHCP
4 1 (2.13%) DNS
4 1 (2.13%) FTP
4 1 (2.13%) SMTP
4 1 (2.13%) SNMP
4 1 (2.13%) snoop
4 1 (2.13%) SSH
4 1 (2.13%) tcpdump
4 1 (2.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Metasploit
2 3 (6.38%) Burp Suite
General
1 9 (19.15%) Billing
2 7 (14.89%) Finance
3 2 (4.26%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.26%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.13%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.13%) Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Legal
4 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) C# Developer
1 13 (27.66%) Developer
2 12 (25.53%) .NET Developer
2 12 (25.53%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (17.02%) Analyst
3 8 (17.02%) Security Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) Graduate
4 6 (12.77%) Junior
4 6 (12.77%) Junior .NET Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Junior C# .NET Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Junior C# Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Junior Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Information Manager
5 5 (10.64%) Information Security Manager
5 5 (10.64%) Security Manager
6 4 (8.51%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Graduate C# Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Graduate Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Head of Security
6 4 (8.51%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (29.79%) .NET
2 2 (4.26%) Regular Expression
2 2 (4.26%) Web Services
3 1 (2.13%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.79%) Computer Science
2 11 (23.40%) PMI
3 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.38%) Cyber Attack
5 2 (4.26%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.13%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.38%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.66%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (23.40%) Mathematics
2 11 (23.40%) Physics
3 9 (19.15%) Document Management
3 9 (19.15%) Workflow
4 8 (17.02%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (14.89%) ITIL
5 7 (14.89%) Risk Management
6 6 (12.77%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (12.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 5 (10.64%) SIEM
8 4 (8.51%) Data Security
8 4 (8.51%) Programme Management
8 4 (8.51%) Project Management
8 4 (8.51%) Security Monitoring
9 3 (6.38%) Information Security Management
9 3 (6.38%) PRINCE
9 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2
9 3 (6.38%) Security Management
9 3 (6.38%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.66%) C#
2 2 (4.26%) C
2 2 (4.26%) Perl
2 2 (4.26%) Python
3 1 (2.13%) COBOL
3 1 (2.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (34.04%) Degree
2 14 (29.79%) CISSP
3 11 (23.40%) CISM
3 11 (23.40%) PMI Certification
4 3 (6.38%) CISA
4 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (4.26%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (2.13%) CCIE
6 1 (2.13%) CCIE Security
6 1 (2.13%) CEH
6 1 (2.13%) CHECK Team Member
6 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.13%) CLAS
6 1 (2.13%) CREST Certified
6 1 (2.13%) Cyber Scheme
6 1 (2.13%) IISP
6 1 (2.13%) OSCP
6 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.13%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (31.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (14.89%) PCI DSS
3 4 (8.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (4.26%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (2.13%) COBIT
5 1 (2.13%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (2.13%) GDPR
5 1 (2.13%) ISO 9001
5 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Nessus
2 1 (2.13%) Kibana
2 1 (2.13%) logstash
2 1 (2.13%) QRadar
Vendors
1 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.26%) Cisco
3 1 (2.13%) AlienVault
3 1 (2.13%) ArcSight
3 1 (2.13%) FireEye
3 1 (2.13%) HP
3 1 (2.13%) LogRhythm
3 1 (2.13%) Qualys
3 1 (2.13%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.13%) SolarWinds
3 1 (2.13%) Splunk
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