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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 51 51 63
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 17 27 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.09% 4.06% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.93% 5.07% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 9
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £48,000 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £80,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,750
% change year-on-year
- +9.28%
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
433 533 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 78.73% 80.15% 77.27%
Number of salaries quoted 356 376 415
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 October 2014.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 (30.30%) Service Delivery
1 10 (30.30%) Degree
2 8 (24.24%) Management Information System
3 6 (18.18%) AIX
3 6 (18.18%) Cisco
4 5 (15.15%) Security Management
4 5 (15.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (12.12%) Project Planning
5 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
5 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
5 4 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (12.12%) Security Testing
5 4 (12.12%) Time Management
5 4 (12.12%) IT Governance
5 4 (12.12%) Logistics
5 4 (12.12%) Data Management
5 4 (12.12%) Finance
5 4 (12.12%) Legal
5 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
5 4 (12.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (12.12%) Windows
6 3 (9.09%) UNIX
6 3 (9.09%) NFS
6 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 3 (9.09%) Apache
6 3 (9.09%) Python
6 3 (9.09%) Solaris
6 3 (9.09%) Linux
6 3 (9.09%) C#
6 3 (9.09%) Perl

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 3 (9.09%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) DNS
1 3 (9.09%) SAN
1 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 3 (9.09%) IPsec
2 2 (6.06%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (6.06%) VPN
2 2 (6.06%) BGP
2 2 (6.06%) EIGRP
2 2 (6.06%) ATM
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Subversion
1 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
1 4 (12.12%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (12.12%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (9.09%) IT Manager
2 3 (9.09%) Project Manager
2 3 (9.09%) Operations Manager
2 3 (9.09%) Technical Leader
3 2 (6.06%) Security Manager
3 2 (6.06%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 2 (6.06%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (6.06%) AIX Engineer
3 2 (6.06%) Test Engineer
3 2 (6.06%) Consultant
4 1 (3.03%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (3.03%) Network Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Security Consultant
4 1 (3.03%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (3.03%) Administrator
4 1 (3.03%) IT Security Consultant
4 1 (3.03%) Support Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Security Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.09%) LPAR
3 2 (6.06%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (6.06%) Cryptography
3 2 (6.06%) PKI
3 2 (6.06%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) AIX
2 4 (12.12%) Windows
3 3 (9.09%) UNIX
3 3 (9.09%) Solaris
3 3 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (3.03%) Android
4 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Service Delivery
2 5 (15.15%) Security Management
3 4 (12.12%) Data Management
3 4 (12.12%) Logistics
3 4 (12.12%) IT Governance
3 4 (12.12%) Security Testing
3 4 (12.12%) Time Management
3 4 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (12.12%) Project Planning
4 3 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 3 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (9.09%) Line Management
4 3 (9.09%) Change Control
5 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.06%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (6.06%) ERP
6 1 (3.03%) Project Management
6 1 (3.03%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) C#
1 3 (9.09%) Perl
1 3 (9.09%) Python
1 3 (9.09%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.03%) Ruby
2 1 (3.03%) PHP
2 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
2 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
3 3 (9.09%) IBM AIX Certification
4 2 (6.06%) PCI QSA
5 1 (3.03%) CEH
5 1 (3.03%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (12.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (6.06%) SLA
4 1 (3.03%) QA
4 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) NFS
1 3 (9.09%) OpenSSH
1 3 (9.09%) PowerHA
1 3 (9.09%) GPFS
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Cisco
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.09%) Remedy
3 3 (9.09%) IBM
4 1 (3.03%) Tripwire
4 1 (3.03%) Splunk
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago