The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 63 58 64
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 17 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.29% 2.41% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.12% 3.09% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 8
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £73,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% -33.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,000 £37,450
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,750 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £50,000 £50,600
% change year-on-year
-5.50% -1.18%
Information Security
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
545 517 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 73.35% 77.98% 76.09%
Number of salaries quoted 378 378 395
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Information Security
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security.

1 10 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 9 (36.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (36.00%) Security Management
3 8 (32.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (24.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (20.00%) Degree
5 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (20.00%) Service Management
5 5 (20.00%) Information Security Management
5 5 (20.00%) Finance
5 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (20.00%) Project Management
6 4 (16.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (16.00%) ISO 9001
6 4 (16.00%) Windows
6 4 (16.00%) AIX
6 4 (16.00%) Legal
6 4 (16.00%) Risk Management
6 4 (16.00%) Business Continuity
6 4 (16.00%) Quality Management
6 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (16.00%) QA
6 4 (16.00%) IT Governance
6 4 (16.00%) Data Management
6 4 (16.00%) Logistics
6 4 (16.00%) Project Planning
6 4 (16.00%) Security Testing
6 4 (16.00%) Time Management
7 3 (12.00%) Solaris

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) IIS
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) IPsec
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
1 1 (4.00%) SAN
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.00%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Subversion
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Legal
3 2 (8.00%) Back Office
4 1 (4.00%) Marketing
4 1 (4.00%) Electronics
4 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (16.00%) Coordinator
2 3 (12.00%) IT Manager
2 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Security Manager
4 1 (4.00%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Leader
4 1 (4.00%) AIX Administrator
4 1 (4.00%) Incident Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Managed Services Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Service Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Support Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Security Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Information Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Operations Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.00%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) LPAR
2 1 (4.00%) Open Source
2 1 (4.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
1 4 (16.00%) AIX
2 3 (12.00%) Solaris
3 2 (8.00%) Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Android
4 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Phone
4 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Security Management
2 8 (32.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (24.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (20.00%) Service Management
4 5 (20.00%) Information Security Management
4 5 (20.00%) Project Management
5 4 (16.00%) Risk Management
5 4 (16.00%) Business Continuity
5 4 (16.00%) Quality Management
5 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (16.00%) IT Governance
5 4 (16.00%) Data Management
5 4 (16.00%) Logistics
5 4 (16.00%) Project Planning
5 4 (16.00%) Security Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Time Management
6 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.00%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) Python
1 2 (8.00%) Perl
1 2 (8.00%) Ruby
2 1 (4.00%) PHP
2 1 (4.00%) C#
2 1 (4.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
1 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) CISSP
3 1 (4.00%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (36.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (16.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (16.00%) ISO 9001
2 4 (16.00%) QA
3 2 (8.00%) SLA
3 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Snort
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.00%) OpenSSH
1 1 (4.00%) PowerHA
1 1 (4.00%) GPFS
1 1 (4.00%) NFS
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Cisco
3 1 (4.00%) Splunk
3 1 (4.00%) VMware
3 1 (4.00%) SAP
3 1 (4.00%) Remedy
3 1 (4.00%) IBM