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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Assurance
Rank 182 171 190
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +19
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 13 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.34% 0.40% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.50% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 3
Average salary £43,750 £48,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £47,500 £38,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,650 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £54,050 £45,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+20.11% -25.00%
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
3091 2800 3238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 81.45% 80.11% 78.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2614 2365 2737
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 £62,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 October 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 30 October 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 - 6 £45,000 -
Basingstoke +7 3 £55,000 -
Farnborough - 2 £30,000 -
Romsey - 1 £50,000 -
Information Assurance
South East

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 45 (97.83%) Security Cleared
2 31 (67.39%) SC Cleared
3 24 (52.17%) DV Cleared
4 16 (34.78%) Finance
5 14 (30.43%) Telecoms
5 14 (30.43%) Management Information System
5 14 (30.43%) TOGAF
5 14 (30.43%) MODAF
6 13 (28.26%) Retail
6 13 (28.26%) Enterprise Architecture
6 13 (28.26%) Fujitsu
6 13 (28.26%) Military
7 12 (26.09%) Information Security
7 12 (26.09%) Internet
8 11 (23.91%) Sourcefire
8 11 (23.91%) Intrusion Detection
8 11 (23.91%) Risk Management
8 11 (23.91%) Degree
9 10 (21.74%) Wireshark
9 10 (21.74%) tcpdump
9 10 (21.74%) SIEM
9 10 (21.74%) GIAC
10 9 (19.57%) ITIL
11 8 (17.39%) Penetration Testing
11 8 (17.39%) Snort
11 8 (17.39%) Ethical Hacking
11 8 (17.39%) GCIA
11 8 (17.39%) GCIH
11 8 (17.39%) ITIL V3
11 8 (17.39%) Cyber Security

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 4 (8.70%) IIS
2 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.09%) Internet
2 11 (23.91%) Intrusion Detection
3 10 (21.74%) Wireshark
3 10 (21.74%) tcpdump
4 6 (13.04%) DNS
4 6 (13.04%) HTTP
5 5 (10.87%) TCP/IP
5 5 (10.87%) LDAP
5 5 (10.87%) LAN
5 5 (10.87%) WAN
5 5 (10.87%) SMTP
5 5 (10.87%) FTP
6 3 (6.52%) Firewall
7 1 (2.17%) Wireless
7 1 (2.17%) Network Security
General
1 16 (34.78%) Finance
2 14 (30.43%) Telecoms
3 13 (28.26%) Military
3 13 (28.26%) Retail
4 5 (10.87%) Electronics
5 4 (8.70%) Law
6 1 (2.17%) Legal
6 1 (2.17%) Arabic Language
6 1 (2.17%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 14 (30.43%) Analyst
2 11 (23.91%) Architect
3 10 (21.74%) Security Analyst
4 9 (19.57%) Consultant
5 5 (10.87%) IT Security Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) CLAS Consultant
5 5 (10.87%) Forensic Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Administrator
6 3 (6.52%) Cyber Security Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Principal Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Principal Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Information Assurance Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Information Assurance Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Risk Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) IT Graduate
7 2 (4.35%) Information Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) IT Administrator
7 2 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.35%) Graduate
7 2 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) HTML
1 1 (2.17%) XML
1 1 (2.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (30.43%) Management Information System
2 5 (10.87%) Human Factors
3 4 (8.70%) RMADS
3 4 (8.70%) CESG
3 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.52%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (4.35%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.35%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.17%) Open Source
6 1 (2.17%) Social Media
6 1 (2.17%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.22%) Windows
1 7 (15.22%) Linux
2 5 (10.87%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) TOGAF
1 14 (30.43%) MODAF
2 13 (28.26%) Enterprise Architecture
3 12 (26.09%) Information Security
4 11 (23.91%) Risk Management
5 10 (21.74%) SIEM
6 9 (19.57%) ITIL
7 8 (17.39%) Ethical Hacking
7 8 (17.39%) Penetration Testing
7 8 (17.39%) Cyber Security
7 8 (17.39%) Security Testing
7 8 (17.39%) ITIL V3
8 7 (15.22%) Incident Management
8 7 (15.22%) Change Control
8 7 (15.22%) Computer Forensics
9 6 (13.04%) Kalman Filter
10 5 (10.87%) Supply Chain Management
10 5 (10.87%) Programme Management
11 3 (6.52%) UML
11 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.17%) C
1 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 45 (97.83%) Security Cleared
2 31 (67.39%) SC Cleared
3 24 (52.17%) DV Cleared
4 11 (23.91%) Degree
5 10 (21.74%) GIAC
6 8 (17.39%) GCIA
6 8 (17.39%) GCIH
7 2 (4.35%) CEH
7 2 (4.35%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) Snort
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) Fujitsu
2 11 (23.91%) Sourcefire
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.17%) i2
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco
4 1 (2.17%) IBM