The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 39 32 20
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -12
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 15 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 4.67% 2.29% 9.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.77% 2.96% 11.68%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 16
Average salary £50,000 £67,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.92% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £56,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,100 £90,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
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 Farnborough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
260 203 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 81.00% 77.48% 83.54%
Number of salaries quoted 224 160 132
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Farnborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Information Security
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Farnborough

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 20 (80.00%) Firewall
2 14 (56.00%) VPN
3 13 (52.00%) ITIL
3 13 (52.00%) LAN
3 13 (52.00%) WAN
3 13 (52.00%) Business Continuity
3 13 (52.00%) VLAN
4 11 (44.00%) Windows
4 11 (44.00%) Management Information System
5 10 (40.00%) Finance
5 10 (40.00%) VMware
5 10 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 10 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 10 (40.00%) Firmware
5 10 (40.00%) Release Management
5 10 (40.00%) Network Security
5 10 (40.00%) PCI DSS
5 10 (40.00%) vSphere
5 10 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (36.00%) EMC
6 9 (36.00%) Internet
7 8 (32.00%) DNS
7 8 (32.00%) IIS
8 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
8 7 (28.00%) MCSE
8 7 (28.00%) SAS
8 7 (28.00%) DHCP
8 7 (28.00%) CCNA
8 7 (28.00%) Active Directory

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 10 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 10 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (32.00%) IIS
3 7 (28.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (80.00%) Firewall
2 14 (56.00%) VPN
3 13 (52.00%) LAN
3 13 (52.00%) WAN
3 13 (52.00%) VLAN
4 10 (40.00%) Network Security
5 9 (36.00%) Internet
6 8 (32.00%) DNS
7 7 (28.00%) DHCP
7 7 (28.00%) SAN
7 7 (28.00%) DMZ
7 7 (28.00%) Fibre Channel
7 7 (28.00%) IP Telephony
8 6 (24.00%) VoIP
9 4 (16.00%) IPsec
10 3 (12.00%) SMTP
10 3 (12.00%) Ethernet
10 3 (12.00%) Wireless
10 3 (12.00%) MPLS
10 3 (12.00%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 7 (28.00%) Legal
3 2 (8.00%) Law
4 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Consultant
2 4 (16.00%) Security Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) VMware Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Network Specialist
3 3 (12.00%) SAN Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Information Assurance Leader
4 1 (4.00%) Security Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (4.00%) Security Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Cyber Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (28.00%) Blackberry
2 7 (28.00%) Replication
2 7 (28.00%) EMC VNX
3 4 (16.00%) iPhone
3 4 (16.00%) iPad
4 3 (12.00%) Clustering
4 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
5 1 (4.00%) Statistics
5 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.00%) RMADS
5 1 (4.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (20.00%) Linux
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (16.00%) UNIX
5 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) ITIL
1 13 (52.00%) Business Continuity
2 10 (40.00%) Release Management
3 7 (28.00%) Change Management
3 7 (28.00%) Patch Management
4 6 (24.00%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (24.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (24.00%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (16.00%) Data Management
6 4 (16.00%) Cyber Security
6 4 (16.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (12.00%) BCP
7 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (12.00%) Network Management
7 3 (12.00%) Open Source
7 3 (12.00%) Information Management
7 3 (12.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) MCSE
1 7 (28.00%) CCNA
1 7 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (28.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (12.00%) CCNP
5 2 (8.00%) Degree
6 1 (4.00%) CISSP
6 1 (4.00%) GIAC
6 1 (4.00%) CISM
6 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) Firmware
1 10 (40.00%) vSphere
1 10 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (28.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 4 (16.00%) VMware ESX
3 4 (16.00%) Terminal Server
4 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (12.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) FortiGate
1 7 (28.00%) Check_MK
2 4 (16.00%) Icinga
3 3 (12.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) VMware
2 9 (36.00%) EMC
3 7 (28.00%) CommVault
4 6 (24.00%) Cisco
5 5 (20.00%) Juniper
6 4 (16.00%) Sourcefire
6 4 (16.00%) Citrix
7 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (12.00%) SolarWinds
8 2 (8.00%) Dell
9 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
9 1 (4.00%) F5
9 1 (4.00%) Blue Coat
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