The table below looks at the statistics for Cyber Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cyber Security over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cyber Security
Rank 164 161 180
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +19
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 29 7 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.75% 0.21% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.26% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 25 6 11
Average salary £55,000 £80,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £45,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £80,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Cyber Security
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3080 2649 3292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 79.71% 79.55% 76.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2647 2167 2801
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Cyber Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Cyber Security Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Cyber Security
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Cyber Security Salary Trend in Hampshire

Cyber Security
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Cyber Security Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Cyber Security
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cyber Security within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton - 8 £50,000 -
Basingstoke +5 6 £57,000 -28.75%
Farnborough - 5 £40,000 -
Portsmouth - 1 £80,000 -
Aldershot - 1 £60,000 -
Cyber Security
South East

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire region citing Cyber 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 Cyber Security.

1 44 (46.32%) SIEM
2 38 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 36 (37.89%) Information Security
4 33 (34.74%) SC Cleared
5 29 (30.53%) Linux
6 26 (27.37%) Wireshark
7 25 (26.32%) tcpdump
7 25 (26.32%) GCIA
7 25 (26.32%) DV Cleared
8 21 (22.11%) Analytics
8 21 (22.11%) Sourcefire
8 21 (22.11%) Finance
9 19 (20.00%) GCIH
10 16 (16.84%) Windows
11 15 (15.79%) Python
11 15 (15.79%) PCI DSS
12 14 (14.74%) Degree
13 13 (13.68%) Management Information System
13 13 (13.68%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (12.63%) Intrusion Detection
14 12 (12.63%) LogRhythm
14 12 (12.63%) ITIL
15 11 (11.58%) Information Assurance
16 10 (10.53%) Network Security
17 9 (9.47%) GIAC
17 9 (9.47%) C++
18 8 (8.42%) SQL
18 8 (8.42%) Change Control
18 8 (8.42%) Red Hat
18 8 (8.42%) Symantec

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire region citing Cyber 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 Cyber Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (2.11%) MS Project
1 2 (2.11%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.11%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 26 (27.37%) Wireshark
2 25 (26.32%) tcpdump
3 12 (12.63%) Intrusion Detection
4 10 (10.53%) Network Security
5 6 (6.32%) Internet
5 6 (6.32%) Firewall
6 5 (5.26%) HTTP
6 5 (5.26%) LAN
6 5 (5.26%) WAN
6 5 (5.26%) TCP/IP
7 4 (4.21%) VPN
8 3 (3.16%) DNS
8 3 (3.16%) SSL
8 3 (3.16%) SMTP
8 3 (3.16%) FTP
8 3 (3.16%) LDAP
9 2 (2.11%) IPsec
9 2 (2.11%) SSH
10 1 (1.05%) SNMP
10 1 (1.05%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.05%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Selenium
General
1 21 (22.11%) Finance
2 6 (6.32%) Electronics
2 6 (6.32%) Legal
2 6 (6.32%) Military
3 4 (4.21%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.21%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.11%) Law
5 1 (1.05%) Banking
5 1 (1.05%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (34.74%) Analyst
2 20 (21.05%) Security Analyst
3 19 (20.00%) Cyber Security Analyst
4 15 (15.79%) Programme Manager
5 13 (13.68%) Security Specialist
6 8 (8.42%) Network Analyst
7 7 (7.37%) Security Manager
8 5 (5.26%) Administrator
9 4 (4.21%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.21%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (4.21%) Senior Security Analyst
9 4 (4.21%) Head of Security
10 3 (3.16%) Security Operations Manager
10 3 (3.16%) Cyber Security Specialist
10 3 (3.16%) Head of Operations
10 3 (3.16%) Operations Manager
11 2 (2.11%) Software Engineer
11 2 (2.11%) IT Administrator
11 2 (2.11%) Incident Analyst
11 2 (2.11%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.11%) Middleware
2 1 (1.05%) Pthreads
2 1 (1.05%) HTML5
2 1 (1.05%) SailPoint
2 1 (1.05%) HTML
2 1 (1.05%) STL
2 1 (1.05%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.68%) Management Information System
1 13 (13.68%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.32%) CESG
2 6 (6.32%) Cryptography
3 4 (4.21%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.16%) PKI
4 3 (3.16%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (2.11%) SCADA
6 1 (1.05%) Open Source
6 1 (1.05%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 29 (30.53%) Linux
2 16 (16.84%) Windows
3 7 (7.37%) Solaris
4 4 (4.21%) UNIX
4 4 (4.21%) AIX
4 4 (4.21%) CentOS
5 2 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.11%) SUSE
6 1 (1.05%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (46.32%) SIEM
2 36 (37.89%) Information Security
3 21 (22.11%) Analytics
4 12 (12.63%) ITIL
5 11 (11.58%) Information Assurance
6 8 (8.42%) Change Management
6 8 (8.42%) Change Control
7 6 (6.32%) Programme Management
7 6 (6.32%) Security Architecture
7 6 (6.32%) Incident Management
7 6 (6.32%) Data Analysis
8 4 (4.21%) Computer Forensics
8 4 (4.21%) Information Management
8 4 (4.21%) Protective Monitoring
8 4 (4.21%) Line Management
8 4 (4.21%) Communications Security
9 3 (3.16%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (3.16%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.16%) OO
9 3 (3.16%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 15 (15.79%) Python
2 9 (9.47%) C++
3 8 (8.42%) SQL
4 6 (6.32%) Bash Shell
4 6 (6.32%) C#
5 2 (2.11%) C
5 2 (2.11%) Java
5 2 (2.11%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.05%) Perl
6 1 (1.05%) Assembly Language
6 1 (1.05%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 38 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 33 (34.74%) SC Cleared
3 25 (26.32%) DV Cleared
3 25 (26.32%) GCIA
4 19 (20.00%) GCIH
5 14 (14.74%) Degree
6 9 (9.47%) GIAC
7 3 (3.16%) CISSP
8 2 (2.11%) CEH
8 2 (2.11%) PCI QSA
9 1 (1.05%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.79%) PCI DSS
2 5 (5.26%) COSO
2 5 (5.26%) COBIT
3 2 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.11%) SLA
4 1 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (5.26%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (6.32%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 21 (22.11%) Sourcefire
2 12 (12.63%) LogRhythm
3 8 (8.42%) McAfee
3 8 (8.42%) Red Hat
3 8 (8.42%) Symantec
4 5 (5.26%) Varonis
5 3 (3.16%) Tripwire
5 3 (3.16%) Cisco
6 2 (2.11%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.11%) Remedy