The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Specialist
Rank - 64 74
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Specialist 0 4 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke - 0.72% 2.19%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.74% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Average salary - - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,250 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -3.64%
Security Specialist
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
453 537 925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 90.96% 96.06% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 377 394 680
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 9 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Security

Security Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat