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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 48 73 55
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -18
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 15 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.85% 1.00% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.33% 1.21% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 8
Average salary £44,794 £55,000 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.55% -10.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,146 £42,100 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -
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
450 497 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 85.39% 82.97% 79.16%
Number of salaries quoted 401 393 273
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 8 February 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 12 (63.16%) Linux
2 11 (57.89%) CISSP
3 10 (52.63%) Management Information System
3 10 (52.63%) Windows
3 10 (52.63%) Intrusion Detection
3 10 (52.63%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (42.11%) Firewall
5 7 (36.84%) Security Management
6 6 (31.58%) VMware
6 6 (31.58%) AS400
6 6 (31.58%) IBM
6 6 (31.58%) Mainframe
6 6 (31.58%) IBM Mainframe
7 5 (26.32%) PCI DSS
7 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
7 5 (26.32%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (26.32%) Threat Management
8 4 (21.05%) Line Management
8 4 (21.05%) Internet
8 4 (21.05%) Python
8 4 (21.05%) C#
9 3 (15.79%) C++
9 3 (15.79%) Solaris
9 3 (15.79%) ITIL
9 3 (15.79%) Change Management
9 3 (15.79%) GCIA
9 3 (15.79%) GCIH
9 3 (15.79%) Finance
9 3 (15.79%) Network Monitoring

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) Intrusion Detection
2 8 (42.11%) Firewall
3 4 (21.05%) Internet
4 2 (10.53%) DHCP
4 2 (10.53%) DNS
4 2 (10.53%) LAN
4 2 (10.53%) WAN
5 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Data Mining
2 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.26%) Redis
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Electronics
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Publishing
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Analyst
1 11 (57.89%) Security Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Security Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Information Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) IT Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Financial Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Information Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Information Security Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Senior IT Security Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Head of Development
5 1 (5.26%) Information Security Architect
5 1 (5.26%) IP Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Lead C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
1 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.26%) CSS
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
1 1 (5.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Management Information System
2 6 (31.58%) AS400
2 6 (31.58%) IBM Mainframe
2 6 (31.58%) Mainframe
3 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (15.79%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (15.79%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (10.53%) Blog
6 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
6 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
6 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
6 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Linux
2 10 (52.63%) Windows
3 3 (15.79%) Solaris
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (36.84%) Security Management
3 5 (26.32%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (26.32%) Threat Management
4 4 (21.05%) Line Management
5 3 (15.79%) Change Control
5 3 (15.79%) Change Management
5 3 (15.79%) Computer Forensics
5 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL
5 3 (15.79%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (15.79%) Security Operations
5 3 (15.79%) SIEM
5 3 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.53%) Content Management
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
6 2 (10.53%) SDLC
6 2 (10.53%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) C#
1 4 (21.05%) Python
2 3 (15.79%) C++
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) CISSP
2 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) GCIA
3 3 (15.79%) GCIH
3 3 (15.79%) SANS
4 2 (10.53%) Degree
4 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
4 2 (10.53%) PMP
4 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.26%) CISA
5 1 (5.26%) CISM
5 1 (5.26%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) PCI DSS
2 3 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (10.53%) ISO27002
4 1 (5.26%) HIPAA
4 1 (5.26%) SAS 70
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) IBM
1 6 (31.58%) VMware
2 2 (10.53%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 2 (10.53%) Infoblox
2 2 (10.53%) Sybase
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) SAP
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