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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 100 99
Rank change year-on-year +7 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 16 27 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.14% 1.52% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 1.75% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 31
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £48,900 £39,400 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £104,250 £79,400 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +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 1240 1547 1713
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 88.13% 87.01% 84.59%
Number of salaries quoted 997 1221 1298
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,977
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -4 9 £53,750 +7.50% 3
High Wycombe +9 2 £70,000 +16.66%
Marlow - 2 £187,500 -
Information Security
South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 15 (34.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (31.82%) ITIL
3 13 (29.55%) Finance
4 11 (25.00%) Project Management
4 11 (25.00%) Degree
5 10 (22.73%) SDLC
6 9 (20.45%) Data Protection
7 8 (18.18%) IT Audit
7 8 (18.18%) CISSP
8 7 (15.91%) PRINCE2
8 7 (15.91%) Service Delivery
8 7 (15.91%) Programme Management
9 6 (13.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (13.64%) PRINCE
9 6 (13.64%) PCI DSS
9 6 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
10 5 (11.36%) Internal Audit
10 5 (11.36%) Firewall
11 4 (9.09%) CISM
11 4 (9.09%) Banking
11 4 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
11 4 (9.09%) ISO 9001
11 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
11 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
11 4 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
11 4 (9.09%) Network Security
11 4 (9.09%) CAPA
11 4 (9.09%) Process Improvement
12 3 (6.82%) Capacity Management

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 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (2.27%) JBoss
1 1 (2.27%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon Kinesis
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.27%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) Firewall
2 4 (9.09%) Network Security
2 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.82%) SSL
3 3 (6.82%) VPN
4 2 (4.55%) DNS
4 2 (4.55%) FTP
4 2 (4.55%) HTTP
4 2 (4.55%) HTTPS
5 1 (2.27%) ATM
5 1 (2.27%) DHCP
5 1 (2.27%) SMTP
5 1 (2.27%) SNMP
5 1 (2.27%) snoop
5 1 (2.27%) SSH
5 1 (2.27%) tcpdump
5 1 (2.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) Big Data
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Burp Suite
1 2 (4.55%) Metasploit
General
1 13 (29.55%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Banking
2 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.55%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.27%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.27%) Legal
4 1 (2.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (18.18%) Analyst
1 8 (18.18%) Architect
2 7 (15.91%) Auditor
3 6 (13.64%) IT Auditor
4 5 (11.36%) Security Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (9.09%) Head of Delivery
5 4 (9.09%) Head of IT
5 4 (9.09%) Internal Auditor
6 3 (6.82%) IT Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Security Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Service Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Service Transition Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Transition Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Information Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Security Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) .NET
1 1 (2.27%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (6.82%) Cyber Attack
2 2 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.27%) iPad
3 1 (2.27%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Kali Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) ITIL
2 11 (25.00%) Project Management
3 10 (22.73%) SDLC
4 9 (20.45%) Data Protection
5 8 (18.18%) IT Audit
6 7 (15.91%) PRINCE2
6 7 (15.91%) Programme Management
6 7 (15.91%) Service Delivery
7 6 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (13.64%) PRINCE
8 5 (11.36%) Internal Audit
9 4 (9.09%) CAPA
9 4 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
9 4 (9.09%) Process Improvement
9 4 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 3 (6.82%) Configuration Management
10 3 (6.82%) IT Governance
10 3 (6.82%) ITSM
10 3 (6.82%) Problem Management
10 3 (6.82%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.82%) Java
2 2 (4.55%) Python
3 1 (2.27%) C
3 1 (2.27%) COBOL
3 1 (2.27%) Perl
3 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (25.00%) Degree
2 8 (18.18%) CISSP
3 6 (13.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (9.09%) CISM
5 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.55%) CISA
7 1 (2.27%) CCA
7 1 (2.27%) CCIE
7 1 (2.27%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.27%) CLAS
7 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (34.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (13.64%) PCI DSS
3 4 (9.09%) ISO 9001
4 3 (6.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (2.27%) COBIT
5 1 (2.27%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (2.27%) GDPR
5 1 (2.27%) Government Security Classifications
5 1 (2.27%) ISAE 3402
5 1 (2.27%) SLA
5 1 (2.27%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) Cisco
3 1 (2.27%) Cognizant
3 1 (2.27%) Dell
3 1 (2.27%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.27%) FireEye
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.27%) SonicWALL
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