The table below looks at the statistics for Information 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 Information Security over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 122 135 77
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -58
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 63 53 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.69% 1.30% 3.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 1.63% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 49 51 98
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £38,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £86,300 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.06%
Information 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
3036 3244 2925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 81.59% 79.74% 79.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2469 2755 2391
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Information Security
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Hampshire

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Information 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 Information Security within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Basingstoke +32 14 £50,000 +29.87% 5
Southampton -14 11 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Farnborough +3 9 £48,000 +7.86%
Winchester -17 4 £44,500 -16.82%
Hook - 4 £92,500 -
Romsey +1 3 £60,000 +30.43%
Fareham +8 2 - - 2
Portsmouth - 2 £40,000 - 1
Aldershot -2 1 - - 1
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire region citing Information 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 Information Security.

1 34 (32.08%) Management Information System
2 31 (29.25%) CISSP
3 30 (28.30%) Firewall
3 30 (28.30%) Cyber Security
4 29 (27.36%) SIEM
5 27 (25.47%) Security Cleared
6 24 (22.64%) PCI DSS
7 21 (19.81%) ITIL
8 20 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (18.87%) SC Cleared
9 19 (17.92%) Degree
9 19 (17.92%) Penetration Testing
10 18 (16.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 17 (16.04%) Sourcefire
11 17 (16.04%) Security Testing
11 17 (16.04%) Security Architecture
12 16 (15.09%) Intrusion Detection
12 16 (15.09%) CISM
12 16 (15.09%) Finance
12 16 (15.09%) Linux
13 15 (14.15%) CISA
13 15 (14.15%) Information Assurance
14 13 (12.26%) DV Cleared
14 13 (12.26%) Vulnerability Management
14 13 (12.26%) PRINCE2
15 12 (11.32%) Windows
15 12 (11.32%) Cisco
15 12 (11.32%) Internet
15 12 (11.32%) PCI QSA
15 12 (11.32%) Computer Forensics

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire region citing Information 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 Information Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (7.55%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.89%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.89%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.94%) MS Project
1 1 (0.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (28.30%) Firewall
2 16 (15.09%) Intrusion Detection
3 12 (11.32%) Internet
4 10 (9.43%) TCP/IP
5 8 (7.55%) Wireshark
5 8 (7.55%) tcpdump
6 7 (6.60%) Network Security
7 6 (5.66%) IP Telephony
8 5 (4.72%) LAN
8 5 (4.72%) WAN
9 4 (3.77%) DNS
9 4 (3.77%) HTTP
9 4 (3.77%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (2.83%) FTP
10 3 (2.83%) LDAP
10 3 (2.83%) VPN
10 3 (2.83%) SMTP
10 3 (2.83%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.94%) SSH
11 1 (0.94%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.89%) Big Data
2 1 (0.94%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.94%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Metasploit
General
1 16 (15.09%) Finance
2 11 (10.38%) Manufacturing
3 9 (8.49%) Banking
3 9 (8.49%) Retail
3 9 (8.49%) Games
4 7 (6.60%) Telecoms
4 7 (6.60%) Law
5 6 (5.66%) Marketing
6 3 (2.83%) Legal
6 3 (2.83%) Military
7 2 (1.89%) Advertising
8 1 (0.94%) Electronics
8 1 (0.94%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 28 (26.42%) Consultant
2 27 (25.47%) Analyst
3 25 (23.58%) Security Consultant
4 18 (16.98%) Security Analyst
5 15 (14.15%) Architect
5 15 (14.15%) Security Architect
6 11 (10.38%) Security Manager
7 7 (6.60%) Senior Security Analyst
7 7 (6.60%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (5.66%) Principal Consultant
8 6 (5.66%) Desktop Support Technician
8 6 (5.66%) Operations Analyst
8 6 (5.66%) Desktop Support
8 6 (5.66%) Support Technician
8 6 (5.66%) Cyber Security Architect
8 6 (5.66%) Security Operations Analyst
8 6 (5.66%) Desktop Technician
8 6 (5.66%) Principal Security Consultant
9 5 (4.72%) Senior Architect
9 5 (4.72%) Cyber Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.72%) Middleware
2 2 (1.89%) JSP
3 1 (0.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 34 (32.08%) Management Information System
2 7 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.72%) CESG
4 4 (3.77%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.77%) Open Source
5 2 (1.89%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.89%) RMADS
5 2 (1.89%) PKI
5 2 (1.89%) User Experience
6 1 (0.94%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.09%) Linux
2 12 (11.32%) Windows
3 10 (9.43%) UNIX
4 4 (3.77%) Solaris
5 2 (1.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (28.30%) Cyber Security
2 29 (27.36%) SIEM
3 21 (19.81%) ITIL
4 20 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (17.92%) Penetration Testing
6 17 (16.04%) Security Testing
6 17 (16.04%) Security Architecture
7 15 (14.15%) Information Assurance
8 13 (12.26%) Vulnerability Management
8 13 (12.26%) PRINCE2
9 12 (11.32%) Computer Forensics
10 11 (10.38%) Incident Management
11 10 (9.43%) Security Management
11 10 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (9.43%) Service Delivery
11 10 (9.43%) TOGAF
11 10 (9.43%) Kalman Filter
12 9 (8.49%) Malware Analysis
12 9 (8.49%) Ethical Hacking
12 9 (8.49%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.77%) Python
2 3 (2.83%) C
3 1 (0.94%) Assembly Language
3 1 (0.94%) C++
3 1 (0.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 31 (29.25%) CISSP
2 27 (25.47%) Security Cleared
3 20 (18.87%) SC Cleared
4 19 (17.92%) Degree
5 16 (15.09%) CISM
6 15 (14.15%) CISA
7 13 (12.26%) DV Cleared
8 12 (11.32%) PCI QSA
9 10 (9.43%) CEH
10 9 (8.49%) CRISC
11 8 (7.55%) GIAC
12 4 (3.77%) CCSE
12 4 (3.77%) CCSA
12 4 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (3.77%) CCNP
12 4 (3.77%) CCNA
13 3 (2.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 2 (1.89%) GCIA
14 2 (1.89%) GCIH
14 2 (1.89%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (22.64%) PCI DSS
2 18 (16.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (8.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (3.77%) GPG13
5 3 (2.83%) COBIT
6 2 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 2 (1.89%) SLA
6 2 (1.89%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.94%) FISMA
System Software
1 8 (7.55%) Snort
2 4 (3.77%) Squid
3 2 (1.89%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (3.77%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (1.89%) Nessus
Vendors
1 17 (16.04%) Sourcefire
2 12 (11.32%) Cisco
3 9 (8.49%) Websense
4 8 (7.55%) CheckPoint
5 7 (6.60%) Juniper
5 7 (6.60%) Microsoft
6 6 (5.66%) HP
6 6 (5.66%) Splunk
7 4 (3.77%) Blue Coat
7 4 (3.77%) Symantec
7 4 (3.77%) McAfee
8 3 (2.83%) LogRhythm
8 3 (2.83%) Fortinet
9 2 (1.89%) VMware
9 2 (1.89%) SAP
9 2 (1.89%) Intel
9 2 (1.89%) LANDesk
9 2 (1.89%) Tripwire
10 1 (0.94%) Guidewire
10 1 (0.94%) Nokia
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified , £Competitive
Posted: 1 hour ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 1 hour ago
Southampton, Hampshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £130,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Basingstoke
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £6000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
MWR InfoSecurity
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £50,000 to £57,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Zurich
Posted: 21 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Carnival UK
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Hampshire
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + flexi-time, 30+ days holiday
Posted: 25 days ago