The first table below looks at the demand for the Security Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Basingstoke region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Specialist
Rank 79 73 60
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Specialist 3 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.39% 0.62% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.64% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.89%
Job Titles Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
705 629 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 91.80% 96.77% 95.69%
Number of salaries quoted 531 477 485
Average salary £42,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Security Specialist
Hampshire

Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Specialist in the job title across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Security Specialist
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Specialist across the Basingstoke region.

Security Specialist Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Security Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region that cited Security Specialist in their job title 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 with Security Specialist in their job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (42.86%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (42.86%) Cyber Security
3 3 (42.86%) Varonis
3 3 (42.86%) COBIT
3 3 (42.86%) Symantec
3 3 (42.86%) McAfee
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
4 2 (28.57%) Tripwire
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (28.57%) AlgoSec
4 2 (28.57%) COSO
4 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
5 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 1 (14.29%) SailPoint
5 1 (14.29%) Legal
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) UNIX
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) VBScript
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management

Security Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region that cited Security Specialist in their job title 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 with Security Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) Wireless
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Cyber Security
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) VBScript
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) COBIT
2 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
2 2 (28.57%) COSO
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Symantec
1 3 (42.86%) McAfee
1 3 (42.86%) Varonis
2 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
2 2 (28.57%) Tripwire
2 2 (28.57%) AlgoSec
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Acumin
Salary: £60k plus + bonus + package
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday