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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 72 72
Rank change year-on-year -4 0  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 16 14 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.73% 1.66% 2.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.85% 1.85% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 35
Median salary £45,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.73% +9.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £84,000 £65,000 £58,000
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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 864 758 1332
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 93.61% 90.13% 87.57%
Number of salaries quoted 648 633 1069
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% +1.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 12 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (45.83%) CISSP
3 10 (41.67%) CISM
4 7 (29.17%) Risk Management
5 6 (25.00%) ITIL
6 5 (20.83%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (20.83%) Finance
6 5 (20.83%) PCI DSS
7 4 (16.67%) SIEM
7 4 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
7 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
7 4 (16.67%) Project Management
7 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
8 3 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (12.50%) PRINCE
8 3 (12.50%) Service Management
8 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
8 3 (12.50%) Data Security
8 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
8 3 (12.50%) Firewall
8 3 (12.50%) IT Audit
8 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (12.50%) Security Patching
8 3 (12.50%) SDLC
8 3 (12.50%) Burp Suite
8 3 (12.50%) Kali Linux
8 3 (12.50%) Cyber Attack
8 3 (12.50%) Metasploit
8 3 (12.50%) Big Data

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 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (12.50%) Firewall
3 2 (8.33%) LAN
3 2 (8.33%) Network Security
3 2 (8.33%) WAN
4 1 (4.17%) ATM
4 1 (4.17%) DHCP
4 1 (4.17%) FTP
4 1 (4.17%) HTTP
4 1 (4.17%) HTTPS
4 1 (4.17%) SMTP
4 1 (4.17%) SNMP
4 1 (4.17%) SSH
4 1 (4.17%) SSL
4 1 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Burp Suite
1 3 (12.50%) Metasploit
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Financial Institution
2 2 (8.33%) Spanish Language
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Analyst
1 6 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Information Manager
2 5 (20.83%) Information Security Manager
2 5 (20.83%) Security Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Head of Delivery
3 3 (12.50%) Head of IT
3 3 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) IT Security Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Security Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Graduate
4 2 (8.33%) Head of Information
4 2 (8.33%) Head of Information Security
4 2 (8.33%) Information Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) IT Graduate
4 2 (8.33%) Security Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Cyber Attack
3 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Risk Management
2 6 (25.00%) ITIL
3 5 (20.83%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (16.67%) Project Management
4 4 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
4 4 (16.67%) SIEM
5 3 (12.50%) Analytics
5 3 (12.50%) Big Data Analytics
5 3 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (12.50%) Data Analytics
5 3 (12.50%) Data Security
5 3 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 3 (12.50%) IT Audit
5 3 (12.50%) PRINCE
5 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 3 (12.50%) SDLC
5 3 (12.50%) Security Patching
5 3 (12.50%) Service Management
5 3 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) Perl
1 2 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) CISSP
2 10 (41.67%) CISM
3 3 (12.50%) Degree
3 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (8.33%) CISA
4 2 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (4.17%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (20.83%) PCI DSS
3 3 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (4.17%) GDPR
4 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001
4 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) ArcSight
1 1 (4.17%) FireEye
1 1 (4.17%) HP
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft