The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Assurance
Rank 173 156 169
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +13
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 33 32 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.83% 0.81% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 1.04% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 5
Average salary £55,000 £56,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +40.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £47,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £62,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
Information Assurance
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
3221 3073 3246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 80.89% 78.03% 77.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2559 2596 2764
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Information Assurance Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Information Assurance Salary Trend in Hampshire

Information Assurance
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Information Assurance Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Information Assurance
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Assurance within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Basingstoke +5 17 £55,000 -
Southampton - 10 £45,000 -
Farnborough -2 6 £67,500 +10.20%
Andover - 1 £55,000 -
Winchester - 1 £55,000 -
Romsey - 1 £67,500 -
Information Assurance
South East

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire region citing Information Assurance 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 Assurance.

1 51 (94.44%) Security Cleared
2 33 (61.11%) SC Cleared
3 29 (53.70%) DV Cleared
4 24 (44.44%) Telecoms
5 23 (42.59%) Finance
6 20 (37.04%) Retail
6 20 (37.04%) TOGAF
6 20 (37.04%) MODAF
6 20 (37.04%) Fujitsu
7 19 (35.19%) Enterprise Architecture
8 15 (27.78%) Management Information System
8 15 (27.78%) Risk Management
8 15 (27.78%) Military
9 13 (24.07%) ITIL
9 13 (24.07%) Information Security
10 12 (22.22%) ITIL V3
11 11 (20.37%) Internet
12 9 (16.67%) Computer Forensics
12 9 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
12 9 (16.67%) SIEM
12 9 (16.67%) tcpdump
12 9 (16.67%) GIAC
12 9 (16.67%) Sourcefire
12 9 (16.67%) Wireshark
13 8 (14.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 8 (14.81%) Degree
14 7 (12.96%) Human Factors
14 7 (12.96%) Security Testing
14 7 (12.96%) Cyber Security
14 7 (12.96%) Penetration Testing

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire region citing Information Assurance 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 Assurance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (11.11%) IIS
2 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.37%) Internet
2 9 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 9 (16.67%) tcpdump
2 9 (16.67%) Wireshark
3 5 (9.26%) Firewall
4 4 (7.41%) HTTP
4 4 (7.41%) DNS
5 3 (5.56%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.56%) LDAP
5 3 (5.56%) LAN
5 3 (5.56%) WAN
5 3 (5.56%) SMTP
5 3 (5.56%) FTP
6 1 (1.85%) Wireless
General
1 24 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 23 (42.59%) Finance
3 20 (37.04%) Retail
4 15 (27.78%) Military
5 7 (12.96%) Electronics
6 5 (9.26%) Law
7 1 (1.85%) Arabic Language
7 1 (1.85%) Russian Language
7 1 (1.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (31.48%) Architect
2 15 (27.78%) Analyst
3 14 (25.93%) Consultant
4 12 (22.22%) Security Analyst
5 8 (14.81%) CLAS Consultant
6 6 (11.11%) Operations Analyst
6 6 (11.11%) Security Operations Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Information Assurance Consultant
8 3 (5.56%) Cyber Security Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) Forensic Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) IT Security Analyst
9 2 (3.70%) Security Architect
9 2 (3.70%) Information Security Consultant
9 2 (3.70%) Risk Analyst
9 2 (3.70%) Principal Consultant
9 2 (3.70%) Information Analyst
9 2 (3.70%) Systems Architect
9 2 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.70%) Information Architect
9 2 (3.70%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) JSON
1 1 (1.85%) XML
1 1 (1.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.78%) Management Information System
2 7 (12.96%) Human Factors
3 6 (11.11%) RMADS
4 2 (3.70%) CESG
5 1 (1.85%) Open Source
5 1 (1.85%) Social Media
5 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.85%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.41%) Windows
1 4 (7.41%) Linux
2 3 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.04%) TOGAF
1 20 (37.04%) MODAF
2 19 (35.19%) Enterprise Architecture
3 15 (27.78%) Risk Management
4 13 (24.07%) ITIL
4 13 (24.07%) Information Security
5 12 (22.22%) ITIL V3
6 9 (16.67%) Computer Forensics
6 9 (16.67%) SIEM
7 7 (12.96%) Security Testing
7 7 (12.96%) Cyber Security
7 7 (12.96%) Penetration Testing
7 7 (12.96%) Supply Chain Management
7 7 (12.96%) Ethical Hacking
7 7 (12.96%) Programme Management
8 6 (11.11%) Change Control
8 6 (11.11%) Incident Management
9 5 (9.26%) SysML
9 5 (9.26%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (9.26%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.85%) C
1 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 51 (94.44%) Security Cleared
2 33 (61.11%) SC Cleared
3 29 (53.70%) DV Cleared
4 9 (16.67%) GIAC
5 8 (14.81%) Degree
6 6 (11.11%) GCIA
6 6 (11.11%) GCIH
7 3 (5.56%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (11.11%) Snort
Vendors
1 20 (37.04%) Fujitsu
2 9 (16.67%) Sourcefire
3 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.85%) i2
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco
4 1 (1.85%) IBM