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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 48 68 66
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -2
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 10 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.20% 1.83% 2.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.60% 2.41% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 5
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.52% -8.00%
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
385 582 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 84.80% 75.88% 79.08%
Number of salaries quoted 298 411 385
Average salary £46,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.41% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 28 July 2015.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 12 (52.17%) CISSP
2 10 (43.48%) Cyber Security
3 9 (39.13%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (39.13%) Management Information System
4 8 (34.78%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (34.78%) PCI DSS
5 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (30.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 7 (30.43%) Finance
6 6 (26.09%) CISA
6 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
6 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
6 6 (26.09%) Security Testing
7 5 (21.74%) SIEM
7 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
7 5 (21.74%) Windows
8 4 (17.39%) Information Management
8 4 (17.39%) Firewall
8 4 (17.39%) Analytics
8 4 (17.39%) Splunk
8 4 (17.39%) Computer Forensics
8 4 (17.39%) Degree
9 3 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (13.04%) Information Assurance
9 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
9 3 (13.04%) Security Architecture
9 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
9 3 (13.04%) Linux
9 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
9 3 (13.04%) Cisco

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Firewall
2 3 (13.04%) Internet
3 2 (8.70%) SAN
3 2 (8.70%) DNS
3 2 (8.70%) DHCP
4 1 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.35%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Security Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Compliance Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Cyber Security Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Security Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) IT Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Security Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Security Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Cyber Security Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Cyber Security Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Head of Cyber Security
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Operations Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Security Assurance Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Assurance Manager
4 2 (8.70%) IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) WCF
1 1 (4.35%) NHibernate
1 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Management Information System
2 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.70%) Ubuntu
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Cyber Security
2 9 (39.13%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (34.78%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (30.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 6 (26.09%) Security Testing
6 5 (21.74%) SIEM
7 4 (17.39%) Information Management
7 4 (17.39%) Analytics
7 4 (17.39%) Computer Forensics
8 3 (13.04%) Information Assurance
8 3 (13.04%) Security Architecture
9 2 (8.70%) CRM
9 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (8.70%) Security Management
9 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (8.70%) Network Management
9 2 (8.70%) OSSTMM
9 2 (8.70%) OWASP
10 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
10 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) C#
1 1 (4.35%) C++
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
1 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) CISSP
2 6 (26.09%) CISA
2 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
2 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
3 4 (17.39%) Degree
4 2 (8.70%) CISM
4 2 (8.70%) ISACA
4 2 (8.70%) GWAPT
4 2 (8.70%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (34.78%) PCI DSS
2 3 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.35%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) WSUS
1 1 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Splunk
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco
3 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
4 2 (8.70%) Symantec
4 2 (8.70%) HP
4 2 (8.70%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 2 (8.70%) Sybase
4 2 (8.70%) VMware
4 2 (8.70%) LogRhythm
4 2 (8.70%) Infoblox
5 1 (4.35%) LANDesk
5 1 (4.35%) Tripwire
5 1 (4.35%) McAfee
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