The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Basingstoke region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 73 61 64
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 8 25 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.13% 2.92% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 3.83% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 2
Average salary £38,500 £57,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.04% +21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.08% +1.05%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
521 653 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 73.80% 76.29% 76.80%
Number of salaries quoted 420 459 382
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Information Security
Hampshire

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 18 April 2014.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 8 (44.44%) Risk Management
2 7 (38.89%) Information Security Management
2 7 (38.89%) Security Management
3 6 (33.33%) CISSP
4 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
4 5 (27.78%) CISA
4 5 (27.78%) Degree
5 4 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (22.22%) QA
5 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (22.22%) Finance
5 4 (22.22%) PCI DSS
5 4 (22.22%) Quality Management
5 4 (22.22%) Service Management
5 4 (22.22%) Business Continuity
5 4 (22.22%) ISO 9001
5 4 (22.22%) Project Management
6 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 3 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (16.67%) QiCA
6 3 (16.67%) CISM
6 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
6 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 3 (16.67%) Firewall
6 3 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (11.11%) Ruby
7 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
7 2 (11.11%) Information Assurance

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (5.56%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) HTTP
2 1 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Subversion
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.11%) Back Office
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Military
3 1 (5.56%) Electronics
3 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Coordinator
2 3 (16.67%) IT Auditor
2 3 (16.67%) IT Security Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Auditor
2 3 (16.67%) Security Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Security Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Network Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Programmer
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.56%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (5.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
2 3 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.56%) DTV
3 1 (5.56%) Open Source
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Risk Management
2 7 (38.89%) Information Security Management
2 7 (38.89%) Security Management
3 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (22.22%) Quality Management
3 4 (22.22%) Service Management
3 4 (22.22%) Business Continuity
3 4 (22.22%) Project Management
4 3 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 2 (11.11%) Information Assurance
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.56%) OO
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.56%) MVC
6 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.56%) Information Management
6 1 (5.56%) Network Design
6 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) Ruby
1 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) Perl
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) CISSP
2 5 (27.78%) CISA
2 5 (27.78%) Degree
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (16.67%) QiCA
3 3 (16.67%) CISM
3 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 2 (11.11%) CCNP
5 1 (5.56%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (5.56%) GCIA
5 1 (5.56%) GCIH
5 1 (5.56%) CEH
5 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (22.22%) QA
1 4 (22.22%) PCI DSS
1 4 (22.22%) ISO 9001
2 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Snort
1 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) SAP
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco
2 1 (5.56%) Juniper
2 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
2 1 (5.56%) McAfee
2 1 (5.56%) Blue Coat
2 1 (5.56%) Varonis
2 1 (5.56%) VMware