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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 46 74 57
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -17
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 14 8 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.09% 1.13% 3.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% 1.50% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 17
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 £44,000 £38,500 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,750 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+4.71% -1.54%
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
364 533 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 80.35% 74.96% 76.38%
Number of salaries quoted 294 435 445
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 1 May 2015.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 1 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 9 (42.86%) CISSP
2 8 (38.10%) Management Information System
2 8 (38.10%) Cyber Security
3 7 (33.33%) Finance
4 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 5 (23.81%) Security Testing
5 5 (23.81%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (23.81%) SIEM
5 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (19.05%) Security Architecture
6 4 (19.05%) Splunk
6 4 (19.05%) Analytics
6 4 (19.05%) Firewall
6 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
6 4 (19.05%) Cisco
6 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
6 4 (19.05%) Information Management
6 4 (19.05%) Computer Forensics
7 3 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
7 3 (14.29%) PCI QSA
7 3 (14.29%) Information Assurance
7 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (14.29%) CISA
7 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
7 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
8 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
8 2 (9.52%) McAfee ePO

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
1 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Project
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (9.52%) Internet
2 2 (9.52%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Security Manager
1 5 (23.81%) Compliance Manager
1 5 (23.81%) Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Security Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Security Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Cyber Security Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Security Operations Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Head of Security
4 2 (9.52%) Cyber Security Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Operations Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) IT Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Head of Operations
4 2 (9.52%) Information Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Management Information System
2 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
1 2 (9.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Cyber Security
2 5 (23.81%) Security Testing
2 5 (23.81%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (23.81%) SIEM
3 4 (19.05%) Security Architecture
3 4 (19.05%) Analytics
3 4 (19.05%) Information Management
3 4 (19.05%) Computer Forensics
4 3 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (14.29%) Information Assurance
4 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (9.52%) CRM
6 1 (4.76%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.76%) TOGAF
6 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Requirements Management
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) CISSP
2 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 3 (14.29%) PCI QSA
3 3 (14.29%) CISA
4 2 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
1 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.76%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Splunk
1 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) LogRhythm
2 2 (9.52%) VMware
2 2 (9.52%) Symantec
2 2 (9.52%) McAfee
2 2 (9.52%) LANDesk
2 2 (9.52%) Tripwire
Basingstoke
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £6000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
MWR InfoSecurity
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Momentum
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum Car Allowance
Posted: 26 days ago