Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 107 68
Rank change year-on-year +11 -39 +30
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 34 24 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.04% 1.42% 3.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.25% 1.60% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 20 34 100
Milton Keynes median annual salary £56,250 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.63% -23.81% +9.95%
10th Percentile £38,000 £32,950 £41,250
90th Percentile £66,000 £63,900 £72,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £55,000 £45,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year +20.22% -16.82% +10.00%

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1508 1501 2377
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 90.57% 88.87% 87.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1119 1311 1960
Milton Keynes median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £61,250
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Milton Keynes

Information Security
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for Information Security in Milton Keynes

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 21 (61.76%) CISM
2 19 (55.88%) CISSP
2 19 (55.88%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (26.47%) Data Security
3 9 (26.47%) Risk Management
4 8 (23.53%) ITIL
4 8 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (23.53%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (23.53%) SIEM
4 8 (23.53%) Cyber Essentials
5 7 (20.59%) Security Monitoring
5 7 (20.59%) Incident Management
5 7 (20.59%) Finance
6 5 (14.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (14.71%) Security Patching
6 5 (14.71%) Burp Suite
6 5 (14.71%) Kali Linux
6 5 (14.71%) Cyber Attack
6 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (14.71%) Metasploit
7 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
7 4 (11.76%) Degree
7 4 (11.76%) LAN
7 4 (11.76%) WAN
7 4 (11.76%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (8.82%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 3 (8.82%) Forensic Analysis
8 3 (8.82%) Python
8 3 (8.82%) Six Sigma
8 3 (8.82%) CISA

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) LAN
1 4 (11.76%) WAN
2 3 (8.82%) Firewall
3 2 (5.88%) Network Security
4 1 (2.94%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Burp Suite
1 5 (14.71%) Metasploit
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Banking
3 2 (5.88%) Law
4 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.94%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Analyst
2 13 (38.24%) Security Analyst
3 12 (35.29%) Security Manager
4 10 (29.41%) Information Manager
4 10 (29.41%) Information Security Manager
5 9 (26.47%) IT Manager
6 8 (23.53%) CISSP Manager
6 8 (23.53%) IT Security Manager
7 5 (14.71%) IT Analyst
7 5 (14.71%) IT Security Analyst
8 4 (11.76%) Consultant
8 4 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (11.76%) Senior Security Analyst
8 4 (11.76%) Senior Technical Analyst
8 4 (11.76%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (11.76%) Technical Security Analyst
9 3 (8.82%) Cybersecurity Analyst
9 3 (8.82%) Graduate
9 3 (8.82%) IT Graduate
9 3 (8.82%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (14.71%) Cyber Attack
2 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.88%) Cyber Defence
3 2 (5.88%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) BYOD
4 1 (2.94%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.94%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (26.47%) Data Security
2 9 (26.47%) Risk Management
3 8 (23.53%) ITIL
3 8 (23.53%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (23.53%) SIEM
4 7 (20.59%) Incident Management
4 7 (20.59%) Security Monitoring
5 5 (14.71%) Security Patching
5 5 (14.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.82%) Compliance Audit
6 3 (8.82%) Forensic Analysis
6 3 (8.82%) OWASP
6 3 (8.82%) Security Architecture
6 3 (8.82%) Six Sigma
6 3 (8.82%) Test Automation
6 3 (8.82%) Threat Analysis
6 3 (8.82%) User Stories
6 3 (8.82%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) Python
2 2 (5.88%) Ruby
3 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.94%) C
3 1 (2.94%) Perl
3 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (61.76%) CISM
2 19 (55.88%) CISSP
3 4 (11.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (11.76%) Degree
4 3 (8.82%) CISA
4 3 (8.82%) CRISC
4 3 (8.82%) GIAC
4 3 (8.82%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 3 (8.82%) SANS
4 3 (8.82%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 2 (5.88%) CEH
5 2 (5.88%) GCIH
5 2 (5.88%) OSCP
6 1 (2.94%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (23.53%) Cyber Essentials
1 8 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.94%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Suricata
Vendors
1 1 (2.94%) ArcSight
1 1 (2.94%) FireEye
1 1 (2.94%) Fortinet
1 1 (2.94%) HP
1 1 (2.94%) Intel
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.94%) Palo Alto
1 1 (2.94%) Sophos
1 1 (2.94%) Sourcefire
1 1 (2.94%) TippingPoint