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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 46 24 11
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -13
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 12 8 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 3.37% 4.17% 18.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.40% 5.88% 21.68%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 31
Average salary £49,000 £44,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.11% -1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,450 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,550 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -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 Farnborough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
273 136 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 76.69% 70.83% 87.20%
Number of salaries quoted 233 107 136
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 £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £69,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 3 July 2015.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 16 (84.21%) Firewall
2 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) Juniper
3 7 (36.84%) VPN
3 7 (36.84%) ITIL
3 7 (36.84%) Windows
3 7 (36.84%) LAN
3 7 (36.84%) WAN
3 7 (36.84%) Business Continuity
3 7 (36.84%) Sourcefire
3 7 (36.84%) VLAN
4 6 (31.58%) Release Management
4 6 (31.58%) vSphere
4 6 (31.58%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (31.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
4 6 (31.58%) VMware
4 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
4 6 (31.58%) Firmware
5 5 (26.32%) EMC
5 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (26.32%) DNS
5 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
5 5 (26.32%) SAS
5 5 (26.32%) DHCP
5 5 (26.32%) MCSE
5 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
5 5 (26.32%) IIS
5 5 (26.32%) Finance

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
1 6 (31.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (26.32%) SAS
2 5 (26.32%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (84.21%) Firewall
2 7 (36.84%) VLAN
2 7 (36.84%) LAN
2 7 (36.84%) WAN
2 7 (36.84%) VPN
3 5 (26.32%) DNS
3 5 (26.32%) Network Security
3 5 (26.32%) IP Telephony
3 5 (26.32%) DHCP
4 4 (21.05%) SAN
4 4 (21.05%) DMZ
4 4 (21.05%) Internet
4 4 (21.05%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (15.79%) VoIP
6 2 (10.53%) SMTP
6 2 (10.53%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (5.26%) WPA2
7 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
7 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
7 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
1 5 (26.32%) Legal
2 2 (10.53%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Consultant
1 7 (36.84%) Security Consultant
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) SAN Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Security Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Security Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
2 5 (26.32%) Blackberry
3 4 (21.05%) EMC VNX
3 4 (21.05%) Replication
4 3 (15.79%) iPhone
4 3 (15.79%) iPad
5 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (10.53%) Clustering
6 1 (5.26%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Linux
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (15.79%) UNIX
4 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) ITIL
2 7 (36.84%) Business Continuity
3 6 (31.58%) Release Management
4 4 (21.05%) Patch Management
4 4 (21.05%) Change Management
5 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
5 3 (15.79%) Data Management
5 3 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (15.79%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (15.79%) Cyber Security
6 2 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (10.53%) Malware Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Load Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Open Source
6 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (10.53%) Information Management
6 2 (10.53%) BCP
6 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
6 2 (10.53%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) MCSE
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (21.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (21.05%) CCNA
2 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Firmware
1 6 (31.58%) vSphere
1 6 (31.58%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
3 4 (21.05%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 3 (15.79%) Terminal Server
4 3 (15.79%) VMware ESX
5 1 (5.26%) Snort
5 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) FortiGate
1 4 (21.05%) Check_MK
2 3 (15.79%) Icinga
3 2 (10.53%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Juniper
2 7 (36.84%) Sourcefire
3 6 (31.58%) VMware
4 5 (26.32%) CommVault
4 5 (26.32%) EMC
5 4 (21.05%) Cisco
6 3 (15.79%) Citrix
6 3 (15.79%) Fortinet
6 3 (15.79%) Websense
7 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
8 1 (5.26%) Dell
8 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
8 1 (5.26%) Blue Coat
8 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds
8 1 (5.26%) F5
Farnborough, Hampshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
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