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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 46 75 56
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -19
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 17 8 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.74% 1.11% 3.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.68% 1.50% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 16
Average salary £50,000 £38,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.87% -35.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £38,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
363 532 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 79.78% 73.99% 77.27%
Number of salaries quoted 307 444 416
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £66,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 2015.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (45.45%) CISSP
2 8 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (36.36%) Cyber Security
3 7 (31.82%) Security Testing
3 7 (31.82%) Management Information System
3 7 (31.82%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (27.27%) Finance
4 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
4 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (22.73%) SIEM
5 5 (22.73%) PCI DSS
5 5 (22.73%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 5 (22.73%) Firewall
5 5 (22.73%) CISA
5 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
6 4 (18.18%) CheckPoint
6 4 (18.18%) Windows
6 4 (18.18%) Information Management
6 4 (18.18%) Cisco
6 4 (18.18%) Security Architecture
6 4 (18.18%) Computer Forensics
6 4 (18.18%) Splunk
6 4 (18.18%) Analytics
7 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
7 3 (13.64%) Information Assurance
7 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
7 3 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (13.64%) Internet
7 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (13.64%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) Firewall
2 3 (13.64%) Internet
3 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (4.55%) DHCP
4 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.55%) VPN
4 1 (4.55%) DNS
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Security Manager
1 6 (27.27%) Compliance Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Consultant
2 4 (18.18%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Security Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Cyber Security Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Security Operations Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Operations Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) IT Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Security Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Security Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Information Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Head of Operations
4 2 (9.09%) Head of Security
4 2 (9.09%) Cyber Security Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Head of Cyber Security
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Management Information System
2 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Client/Server
3 2 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Ubuntu
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (36.36%) Cyber Security
2 7 (31.82%) Security Testing
2 7 (31.82%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (22.73%) SIEM
3 5 (22.73%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (18.18%) Information Management
4 4 (18.18%) Security Architecture
4 4 (18.18%) Computer Forensics
4 4 (18.18%) Analytics
5 3 (13.64%) Information Assurance
6 2 (9.09%) CRM
6 2 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (4.55%) SABSA
7 1 (4.55%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (4.55%) Network Management
7 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.55%) TOGAF
7 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) CISSP
2 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
2 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
3 5 (22.73%) CISA
4 1 (4.55%) PCI QSA
4 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) PCI DSS
2 3 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.55%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) CheckPoint
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco
2 4 (18.18%) Splunk
3 2 (9.09%) Symantec
3 2 (9.09%) McAfee
3 2 (9.09%) Tripwire
3 2 (9.09%) VMware
3 2 (9.09%) LANDesk
3 2 (9.09%) LogRhythm
4 1 (4.55%) Infoblox
4 1 (4.55%) Sybase
4 1 (4.55%) Alcatel-Lucent
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified , £Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
MWR InfoSecurity
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago