The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Hampshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 102 105 81
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -24
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 97 91 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.45% 2.30% 3.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.15% 3.01% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 89 74 113
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £50,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -2.43%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3076 3028 3093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 77.81% 76.58% 77.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2461 2564 2646
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £62,500 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Information Security
South East

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
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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
Southampton +24 22 £41,413 -1.39% 3
Havant +13 19 £58,000 +118.86% 3
Basingstoke 0 16 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Aldershot -13 8 £65,000 +44.44% 1
Farnborough -14 8 £56,000 +24.44%
Fareham - 2 - -
Portsmouth -16 1 £55,000 +129.16% 1
Romsey - 1 £67,500 -
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 67 (43.79%) Management Information System
2 52 (33.99%) Security Cleared
3 50 (32.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 48 (31.37%) Degree
4 48 (31.37%) CISSP
5 45 (29.41%) CISM
6 40 (26.14%) ITIL
7 39 (25.49%) Security Management
7 39 (25.49%) Security Testing
7 39 (25.49%) SC Cleared
8 34 (22.22%) Windows
9 33 (21.57%) SIEM
10 32 (20.92%) Incident Management
11 31 (20.26%) DV Cleared
12 30 (19.61%) Ethical Hacking
13 29 (18.95%) Linux
14 28 (18.30%) Sourcefire
15 27 (17.65%) CISA
16 26 (16.99%) Intrusion Detection
16 26 (16.99%) COBIT
17 23 (15.03%) ISO/IEC 17799
18 22 (14.38%) DNS
18 22 (14.38%) Finance
18 22 (14.38%) Risk Management
18 22 (14.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
18 22 (14.38%) Computer Science
19 21 (13.73%) CEH
19 21 (13.73%) Internet
20 20 (13.07%) Information Security Management
20 20 (13.07%) IIS

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 20 (13.07%) IIS
2 13 (8.50%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (1.96%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.31%) Apache
5 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.58%) MS Office
3 3 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (16.99%) Intrusion Detection
2 22 (14.38%) DNS
3 21 (13.73%) Internet
4 16 (10.46%) Firewall
5 15 (9.80%) Wireshark
5 15 (9.80%) DHCP
5 15 (9.80%) tcpdump
6 14 (9.15%) LAN
6 14 (9.15%) WAN
7 13 (8.50%) Network Security
8 10 (6.54%) HTTP
9 9 (5.88%) LDAP
9 9 (5.88%) TCP/IP
9 9 (5.88%) FTP
9 9 (5.88%) SMTP
10 3 (1.96%) VLAN
10 3 (1.96%) DMZ
10 3 (1.96%) SAN
10 3 (1.96%) VPN
11 2 (1.31%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.15%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.84%) MySQL
3 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.65%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (1.31%) Subversion
1 2 (1.31%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (14.38%) Finance
2 10 (6.54%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.23%) Law
4 5 (3.27%) Military
5 4 (2.61%) Legal
6 3 (1.96%) Advertising
7 2 (1.31%) Back Office
7 2 (1.31%) Marketing
8 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.65%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 59 (38.56%) Analyst
2 53 (34.64%) Security Analyst
3 24 (15.69%) Senior Analyst
3 24 (15.69%) Senior Security Analyst
4 17 (11.11%) Security Specialist
5 12 (7.84%) Consultant
5 12 (7.84%) Information Specialist
6 10 (6.54%) Architect
6 10 (6.54%) Information Security Specialist
6 10 (6.54%) Security Manager
6 10 (6.54%) Security Architect
7 9 (5.88%) Security Consultant
8 8 (5.23%) Operations Manager
9 7 (4.58%) IT Security Analyst
9 7 (4.58%) Information Architect
9 7 (4.58%) Information Security Architect
10 6 (3.92%) Compliance Specialist
10 6 (3.92%) Security Operations Manager
10 6 (3.92%) Information Security Consultant
11 5 (3.27%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.54%) LAMP
2 3 (1.96%) .NET
2 3 (1.96%) SailPoint
3 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.65%) jQuery
3 1 (0.65%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.65%) CSS
3 1 (0.65%) Web Services
3 1 (0.65%) HTML
3 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 67 (43.79%) Management Information System
2 22 (14.38%) Computer Science
3 15 (9.80%) CESG
4 10 (6.54%) Clustering
5 7 (4.58%) RMADS
6 6 (3.92%) Kindle
7 4 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.96%) iPad
8 3 (1.96%) iPhone
8 3 (1.96%) Replication
8 3 (1.96%) PKI
8 3 (1.96%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.96%) Firmware
9 2 (1.31%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (1.31%) Open Source
10 1 (0.65%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 34 (22.22%) Windows
2 29 (18.95%) Linux
3 17 (11.11%) Solaris
4 13 (8.50%) Windows 7
4 13 (8.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (6.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (6.54%) Windows 8
6 7 (4.58%) AIX
7 3 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.96%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.31%) Android
9 1 (0.65%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.65%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (26.14%) ITIL
2 39 (25.49%) Security Management
2 39 (25.49%) Security Testing
3 33 (21.57%) SIEM
4 32 (20.92%) Incident Management
5 30 (19.61%) Ethical Hacking
6 22 (14.38%) Risk Management
6 22 (14.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 20 (13.07%) Information Security Management
8 18 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
9 17 (11.11%) Analytics
10 16 (10.46%) Cyber Security
10 16 (10.46%) Information Assurance
11 14 (9.15%) Business Continuity
12 12 (7.84%) Service Management
12 12 (7.84%) Computer Forensics
12 12 (7.84%) Change Control
13 11 (7.19%) Project Management
14 8 (5.23%) ISMS
15 7 (4.58%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (7.84%) SQL
2 3 (1.96%) Ruby
2 3 (1.96%) Python
2 3 (1.96%) C#
3 2 (1.31%) Java
3 2 (1.31%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.31%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.65%) Perl
4 1 (0.65%) PHP
4 1 (0.65%) C++
Qualifications
1 52 (33.99%) Security Cleared
2 48 (31.37%) Degree
2 48 (31.37%) CISSP
3 45 (29.41%) CISM
4 39 (25.49%) SC Cleared
5 31 (20.26%) DV Cleared
6 27 (17.65%) CISA
7 21 (13.73%) CEH
8 18 (11.76%) GCIA
9 17 (11.11%) GIAC
10 14 (9.15%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (7.84%) MCSE
12 10 (6.54%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (3.92%) GCIH
14 5 (3.27%) CCIE
14 5 (3.27%) CCNA
15 3 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 2 (1.31%) ISACA
16 2 (1.31%) MCP
16 2 (1.31%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (32.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (16.99%) COBIT
3 23 (15.03%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 12 (7.84%) ISO 9001
5 11 (7.19%) PCI DSS
6 6 (3.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (2.61%) GPG13
7 4 (2.61%) QA
8 2 (1.31%) SLA
8 2 (1.31%) COSO
System Software
1 17 (11.11%) Snort
2 13 (8.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.96%) vSphere
3 3 (1.96%) VMware ESX
3 3 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.31%) Terminal Server
4 2 (1.31%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.31%) FortiGate
1 2 (1.31%) Nagios
1 2 (1.31%) NetBackup
1 2 (1.31%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 28 (18.30%) Sourcefire
2 17 (11.11%) LogRhythm
3 14 (9.15%) Cisco
4 11 (7.19%) Microsoft
5 10 (6.54%) Oracle
6 6 (3.92%) VMware
7 3 (1.96%) EMC
7 3 (1.96%) NetApp
8 2 (1.31%) F5
8 2 (1.31%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.31%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.31%) CA
8 2 (1.31%) CommVault
8 2 (1.31%) Juniper
8 2 (1.31%) Citrix
8 2 (1.31%) Symantec
8 2 (1.31%) Brocade
9 1 (0.65%) Apple
9 1 (0.65%) SAP
9 1 (0.65%) Splunk
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + DOE + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hook, Hampshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,800 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + £7k Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Pension + Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £54000 - £62000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus shift allowance
Posted: 14 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: Up to £67,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 21 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: Up to £67,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 21 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: From £45,613 to £60,239 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Hampshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 22 days ago