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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 29 31 32
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 4 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 2.19% 4.23% 3.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.10% 5.71% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 9
Average salary £48,000 £70,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.42% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,300 £44,050 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £61,650 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
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
129 140 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 70.49% 74.07% 79.30%
Number of salaries quoted 110 124 161
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 22 December 2014.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 10 (76.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
3 6 (46.15%) ISMS
4 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
4 5 (38.46%) Risk Management
4 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
4 5 (38.46%) Business Continuity
4 5 (38.46%) CESG
4 5 (38.46%) BCP
4 5 (38.46%) Firewall
4 5 (38.46%) Line Management
5 4 (30.77%) Information Assurance
5 4 (30.77%) IIS
5 4 (30.77%) RMADS
5 4 (30.77%) DV Cleared
5 4 (30.77%) Military
6 3 (23.08%) VMware
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 3 (23.08%) Windows
6 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 3 (23.08%) Citrix
6 3 (23.08%) NetApp
6 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (15.38%) People Management
7 2 (15.38%) Algorithms

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 4 (30.77%) IIS
2 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) Internet
3 1 (7.69%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
2 4 (30.77%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Security Specialist
1 5 (38.46%) Compliance Specialist
2 3 (23.08%) Head of Operations
2 3 (23.08%) Head of IT
3 2 (15.38%) Information Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Security Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Compliance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
1 5 (38.46%) CESG
2 4 (30.77%) RMADS
3 2 (15.38%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ISMS
2 5 (38.46%) Line Management
2 5 (38.46%) Business Continuity
2 5 (38.46%) BCP
2 5 (38.46%) Risk Management
3 4 (30.77%) Information Assurance
4 2 (15.38%) People Management
4 2 (15.38%) Validation
4 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security Management
5 1 (7.69%) Security Management
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) DV Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) Degree
3 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (76.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
1 3 (23.08%) Citrix
1 3 (23.08%) NetApp
1 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
1 3 (23.08%) VMware