The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Security role in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Head of Security in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Security
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Security 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £85,000 £66,250 £57,550
% change year-on-year
+28.30% +15.11%
Head of Security
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3644 3125 4015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.82% 95.83% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3162 2598 3393
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Head of Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Head of Security in the job title across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Head of Security Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Head of Security
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Head of Security Salary Trend in Hampshire

Head of Security
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Head of Security 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 Head of Security in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 3 (75.00%) Tripwire
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Symantec
3 2 (50.00%) McAfee
3 2 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (50.00%) SIEM
4 1 (25.00%) COBIT
4 1 (25.00%) People Management
4 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (25.00%) COSO
4 1 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (25.00%) Legal
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Security Management
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System

Head of Security
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Head of Security 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 Head of Security in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 2 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
2 2 (50.00%) SIEM
3 1 (25.00%) People Management
3 1 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) COBIT
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (25.00%) COSO
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Tripwire
1 3 (75.00%) Symantec
2 2 (50.00%) McAfee