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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Assurance
Rank 185 159 168
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +9
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 7 14 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.18% 0.43% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.54% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 7
Average salary £50,000 £48,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+14.58% -4.00%
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
3065 2598 3305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 79.98% 79.35% 76.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2647 2124 2750
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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
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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
Farnborough +6 3 £40,000 -15.78%
Southampton -4 3 £55,000 +13.98%
Fareham - 1 £27,500 -
Information Assurance
South East

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 20 (95.24%) Security Cleared
2 12 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 10 (47.62%) DV Cleared
3 10 (47.62%) Internet
4 9 (42.86%) Management Information System
4 9 (42.86%) Wireshark
4 9 (42.86%) tcpdump
4 9 (42.86%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (42.86%) Sourcefire
4 9 (42.86%) Cyber Security
5 8 (38.10%) Snort
5 8 (38.10%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (38.10%) Ethical Hacking
5 8 (38.10%) SIEM
5 8 (38.10%) GIAC
5 8 (38.10%) Information Security
5 8 (38.10%) Windows
5 8 (38.10%) Linux
6 7 (33.33%) Security Testing
6 7 (33.33%) Computer Forensics
6 7 (33.33%) Incident Management
6 7 (33.33%) Change Control
7 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
8 5 (23.81%) Law
8 5 (23.81%) HTTP
8 5 (23.81%) DNS
8 5 (23.81%) Degree
8 5 (23.81%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (19.05%) CEH
9 4 (19.05%) WAN

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
1 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) Internet
2 9 (42.86%) Intrusion Detection
2 9 (42.86%) Wireshark
2 9 (42.86%) tcpdump
3 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 5 (23.81%) HTTP
4 5 (23.81%) DNS
5 4 (19.05%) LDAP
5 4 (19.05%) LAN
5 4 (19.05%) WAN
5 4 (19.05%) SMTP
5 4 (19.05%) FTP
6 3 (14.29%) Network Security
7 2 (9.52%) Firewall
7 2 (9.52%) VPN
7 2 (9.52%) IPsec
8 1 (4.76%) SNMP
8 1 (4.76%) Wireless
8 1 (4.76%) SSL
8 1 (4.76%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Selenium
General
1 5 (23.81%) Law
2 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
3 3 (14.29%) Finance
3 3 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (4.76%) Arabic Language
4 1 (4.76%) Russian Language
4 1 (4.76%) Legal
4 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.76%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Analyst
2 8 (38.10%) Security Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Forensic Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Security Operations Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Security Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) CLAS Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Graduate
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) C++ Team Leader
6 1 (4.76%) Trainee Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) STL
2 1 (4.76%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) POSIX
2 1 (4.76%) JSON
2 1 (4.76%) Pthreads
2 1 (4.76%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) SCADA
2 2 (9.52%) Mathematics
2 2 (9.52%) CESG
2 2 (9.52%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Open Source
3 1 (4.76%) Social Media
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Cryptography
3 1 (4.76%) PKI
3 1 (4.76%) Physics
3 1 (4.76%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
1 8 (38.10%) Linux
2 4 (19.05%) Solaris
3 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Cyber Security
2 8 (38.10%) SIEM
2 8 (38.10%) Ethical Hacking
2 8 (38.10%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (38.10%) Information Security
3 7 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 7 (33.33%) Computer Forensics
3 7 (33.33%) Change Control
3 7 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 5 (23.81%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (19.05%) OO
6 2 (9.52%) OOD
6 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
7 1 (4.76%) Computer Security
7 1 (4.76%) Reverse Engineering
7 1 (4.76%) Security Architecture
7 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
7 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) C
1 3 (14.29%) C++
1 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.52%) Python
3 1 (4.76%) Assembly Language
3 1 (4.76%) Ruby
3 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.76%) Perl
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (95.24%) Security Cleared
2 12 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 10 (47.62%) DV Cleared
4 8 (38.10%) GIAC
5 5 (23.81%) Degree
6 4 (19.05%) GCIA
6 4 (19.05%) GCIH
6 4 (19.05%) CEH
7 2 (9.52%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Snort
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Sourcefire
2 3 (14.29%) Fujitsu
3 1 (4.76%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) i2