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

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 79 129 129
Rank change year-on-year
+50 0
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 130 64 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.40% 1.74% 1.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.18% 2.19% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 109 45 71
Average salary £58,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.45% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,400 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
3112 2917 3329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 81.34% 79.46% 79.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2608 2451 2838
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 October 2014.

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 20 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 +22 25 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Basingstoke +4 19 £50,000 -16.66% 2
Havant - 16 £58,000 -
Farnborough +2 10 £57,750 -3.75%
Hook +2 2 - -
Aldershot - 2 £62,500 - 1
Portsmouth -22 1 - - 1
Romsey - 1 £67,500 -
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 90 (42.25%) Management Information System
2 81 (38.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 71 (33.33%) Degree
4 65 (30.52%) Security Management
5 53 (24.88%) CISSP
6 51 (23.94%) ITIL
7 50 (23.47%) CISM
8 44 (20.66%) Security Cleared
9 40 (18.78%) COBIT
10 39 (18.31%) Security Testing
11 38 (17.84%) Cyber Security
12 37 (17.37%) Information Security Management
13 36 (16.90%) CISA
14 35 (16.43%) Windows
14 35 (16.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 33 (15.49%) ISO/IEC 17799
16 32 (15.02%) Incident Management
17 31 (14.55%) PCI DSS
18 30 (14.08%) SC Cleared
18 30 (14.08%) Linux
18 30 (14.08%) Finance
19 28 (13.15%) Network Security
20 27 (12.68%) Computer Science
20 27 (12.68%) Risk Management
21 25 (11.74%) Cisco
22 24 (11.27%) DV Cleared
22 24 (11.27%) SIEM
23 23 (10.80%) Telecoms
24 22 (10.33%) Penetration Testing
25 21 (9.86%) Ethical Hacking

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 14 (6.57%) IIS
2 12 (5.63%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.35%) Apache
4 3 (1.41%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (7.04%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.88%) MS Office
2 4 (1.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.94%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (13.15%) Network Security
2 21 (9.86%) Firewall
2 21 (9.86%) DNS
3 20 (9.39%) Intrusion Detection
4 13 (6.10%) Internet
5 12 (5.63%) DHCP
6 11 (5.16%) TCP/IP
7 9 (4.23%) Wireshark
7 9 (4.23%) tcpdump
8 8 (3.76%) LAN
8 8 (3.76%) WAN
9 6 (2.82%) SMTP
9 6 (2.82%) LDAP
9 6 (2.82%) FTP
9 6 (2.82%) HTTP
9 6 (2.82%) Wireless
10 3 (1.41%) IPsec
10 3 (1.41%) Multicast
10 3 (1.41%) SAN
10 3 (1.41%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (9.86%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.57%) MySQL
3 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Subversion
1 1 (0.47%) Git (software)
General
1 30 (14.08%) Finance
2 23 (10.80%) Telecoms
3 10 (4.69%) Legal
4 5 (2.35%) Military
5 4 (1.88%) Law
6 3 (1.41%) French Language
7 2 (0.94%) Advertising
8 1 (0.47%) Retail
8 1 (0.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 72 (33.80%) Analyst
2 64 (30.05%) Security Analyst
3 30 (14.08%) Senior Analyst
3 30 (14.08%) Senior Security Analyst
4 25 (11.74%) Security Specialist
5 16 (7.51%) Security Engineer
6 15 (7.04%) Programme Manager
7 14 (6.57%) Security Manager
8 11 (5.16%) Information Security Specialist
8 11 (5.16%) Information Specialist
9 9 (4.23%) Compliance Analyst
9 9 (4.23%) Consultant
10 8 (3.76%) Compliance Specialist
11 7 (3.29%) Operations Manager
11 7 (3.29%) IT Security Engineer
11 7 (3.29%) IT Security Analyst
11 7 (3.29%) Information Security Analyst
11 7 (3.29%) Information Analyst
11 7 (3.29%) Information Manager
11 7 (3.29%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.69%) LAMP
2 3 (1.41%) SailPoint
3 1 (0.47%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 90 (42.25%) Management Information System
2 27 (12.68%) Computer Science
3 18 (8.45%) CESG
4 10 (4.69%) Clustering
4 10 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (4.23%) PKI
6 7 (3.29%) Data Protection Act
7 6 (2.82%) Kindle
8 5 (2.35%) RMADS
9 4 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.41%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.41%) LPAR
10 3 (1.41%) IPTV
10 3 (1.41%) Statistics
11 2 (0.94%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.94%) Cryptography
11 2 (0.94%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 35 (16.43%) Windows
2 30 (14.08%) Linux
3 18 (8.45%) Solaris
4 14 (6.57%) AIX
5 13 (6.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (6.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (5.63%) Windows 7
7 10 (4.69%) Windows 8
8 5 (2.35%) UNIX
9 2 (0.94%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.47%) Android
10 1 (0.47%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (30.52%) Security Management
2 51 (23.94%) ITIL
3 39 (18.31%) Security Testing
4 38 (17.84%) Cyber Security
5 37 (17.37%) Information Security Management
6 35 (16.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 32 (15.02%) Incident Management
8 27 (12.68%) Risk Management
9 24 (11.27%) SIEM
10 22 (10.33%) Penetration Testing
11 21 (9.86%) Ethical Hacking
11 21 (9.86%) ISMS
12 15 (7.04%) Data Protection
13 14 (6.57%) Security Architecture
14 13 (6.10%) Information Assurance
14 13 (6.10%) Line Management
14 13 (6.10%) Programme Management
15 12 (5.63%) Business Continuity
15 12 (5.63%) Risk Assessment
15 12 (5.63%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 10 (4.69%) SQL
2 5 (2.35%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.41%) Python
3 3 (1.41%) Shell Script
3 3 (1.41%) C#
3 3 (1.41%) Perl
4 1 (0.47%) PHP
4 1 (0.47%) Java
4 1 (0.47%) Ruby
4 1 (0.47%) C
Qualifications
1 71 (33.33%) Degree
2 53 (24.88%) CISSP
3 50 (23.47%) CISM
4 44 (20.66%) Security Cleared
5 36 (16.90%) CISA
6 30 (14.08%) SC Cleared
7 24 (11.27%) DV Cleared
8 16 (7.51%) CEH
8 16 (7.51%) GIAC
9 14 (6.57%) GCIA
9 14 (6.57%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (6.10%) CCNA
11 12 (5.63%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (4.69%) MCSE
13 6 (2.82%) ISACA
14 5 (2.35%) GCIH
15 3 (1.41%) IBM AIX Certification
15 3 (1.41%) CCDP
16 2 (0.94%) Check Point Certification
16 2 (0.94%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (38.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 40 (18.78%) COBIT
3 33 (15.49%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 31 (14.55%) PCI DSS
5 13 (6.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (4.23%) ISO 9001
7 6 (2.82%) COSO
8 2 (0.94%) SLA
9 1 (0.47%) QA
9 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 11 (5.16%) Snort
2 10 (4.69%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.41%) OpenSSH
4 3 (1.41%) PowerHA
4 3 (1.41%) GPFS
4 3 (1.41%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (1.41%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.47%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 25 (11.74%) Cisco
2 17 (7.98%) Sourcefire
3 12 (5.63%) Microsoft
4 10 (4.69%) Oracle
5 9 (4.23%) VMware
5 9 (4.23%) LogRhythm
6 6 (2.82%) Brocade
6 6 (2.82%) F5
6 6 (2.82%) Juniper
7 5 (2.35%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.41%) Remedy
8 3 (1.41%) NetApp
8 3 (1.41%) HP
8 3 (1.41%) Citrix
8 3 (1.41%) IBM
9 2 (0.94%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.47%) CA
10 1 (0.47%) McAfee
10 1 (0.47%) Splunk
Aldershot, Hampshire
Montash
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Thales
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bens + shift allowance
Posted: 27 days ago