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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 106 165 131
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -34
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 79 42 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.37% 1.08% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.80% 1.30% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 50 29 36
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,954 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £68,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
2822 3220 2802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 84.72% 82.67% 81.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2484 2756 2283
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 +17 21 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Basingstoke +20 15 £44,794 -13.85% 3
Aldershot - 11 £50,000 -
Portsmouth +9 3 £80,000 +40.65% 1
Farnborough -20 3 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Fareham +3 1 £68,000 +147.27%
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 54 (42.19%) Security Cleared
2 50 (39.06%) Computer Science
3 49 (38.28%) Degree
4 47 (36.72%) Cybersecurity
5 41 (32.03%) SC Cleared
6 40 (31.25%) Linux
7 37 (28.91%) Management Information System
7 37 (28.91%) Software Engineering
8 35 (27.34%) Python
9 30 (23.44%) CISSP
10 29 (22.66%) Firewall
11 28 (21.88%) Network Security
12 27 (21.09%) Windows
13 25 (19.53%) Intrusion Detection
14 23 (17.97%) Security Management
15 22 (17.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 21 (16.41%) Business Development
17 20 (15.63%) Military
17 20 (15.63%) Penetration Testing
17 20 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
17 20 (15.63%) Internet
18 19 (14.84%) Analytical Skills
19 18 (14.06%) C
20 17 (13.28%) IBM
21 16 (12.50%) Java
21 16 (12.50%) SIEM
22 15 (11.72%) Telecoms
22 15 (11.72%) Information Security Management
22 15 (11.72%) DV Cleared
23 13 (10.16%) Solaris

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 1 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (0.78%) IIS
1 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (6.25%) SPSS
2 2 (1.56%) MS Project
3 1 (0.78%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.34%) SaaS
2 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.78%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (22.66%) Firewall
2 28 (21.88%) Network Security
3 25 (19.53%) Intrusion Detection
4 20 (15.63%) Internet
5 13 (10.16%) DNS
6 10 (7.81%) IPsec
6 10 (7.81%) VPN
7 6 (4.69%) WAN
8 5 (3.91%) LAN
9 2 (1.56%) IPv4
9 2 (1.56%) IPv6
9 2 (1.56%) SAN
9 2 (1.56%) VLAN
9 2 (1.56%) VoIP
9 2 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (1.56%) Wireless
10 1 (0.78%) BGP
10 1 (0.78%) DHCP
10 1 (0.78%) MPLS
10 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.38%) Data Mining
2 10 (7.81%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.34%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.56%) Big Data
5 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.78%) MySQL
5 1 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.78%) Redis
5 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.78%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (15.63%) Military
2 15 (11.72%) Telecoms
3 8 (6.25%) Finance
4 5 (3.91%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.34%) Electronics
5 3 (2.34%) Marketing
6 2 (1.56%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.78%) Front Office
7 1 (0.78%) Legal
7 1 (0.78%) Publishing
7 1 (0.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (32.03%) Analyst
2 33 (25.78%) Security Analyst
3 26 (20.31%) Consultant
4 23 (17.97%) Security Engineer
5 21 (16.41%) Senior Analyst
6 18 (14.06%) Senior Security Analyst
7 13 (10.16%) Developer
7 13 (10.16%) Software Engineer
8 10 (7.81%) Network Engineer
9 8 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Analyst
9 8 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
9 8 (6.25%) Software Analyst
10 7 (5.47%) Java Developer
10 7 (5.47%) Python Developer
11 6 (4.69%) Data Manager
11 6 (4.69%) Network Analyst
11 6 (4.69%) Network Security Analyst
11 6 (4.69%) Security Consultant
12 5 (3.91%) IT Manager
12 5 (3.91%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.34%) AngularJS
2 2 (1.56%) .NET
2 2 (1.56%) CSS
2 2 (1.56%) D3.js
2 2 (1.56%) Django
2 2 (1.56%) HTML
2 2 (1.56%) Spring
3 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.78%) Middleware
3 1 (0.78%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 50 (39.06%) Computer Science
2 37 (28.91%) Management Information System
3 19 (14.84%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (8.59%) Cyber Attack
4 11 (8.59%) Mathematics
5 10 (7.81%) Applied Mathematics
5 10 (7.81%) PKI
5 10 (7.81%) Statistics
6 9 (7.03%) Algorithms
7 8 (6.25%) Artificial Intelligence
7 8 (6.25%) Neural Network
8 7 (5.47%) Cyberthreat
8 7 (5.47%) Mainframe
8 7 (5.47%) Security Operations Centre
9 6 (4.69%) AS400
9 6 (4.69%) IBM Mainframe
10 4 (3.13%) CESG
11 3 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (1.56%) Mobile App
12 2 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 40 (31.25%) Linux
2 27 (21.09%) Windows
3 13 (10.16%) Solaris
4 11 (8.59%) Unix
5 2 (1.56%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.78%) Android
6 1 (0.78%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.78%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (36.72%) Cybersecurity
2 37 (28.91%) Software Engineering
3 23 (17.97%) Security Management
4 21 (16.41%) Business Development
5 20 (15.63%) Penetration Testing
5 20 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (12.50%) SIEM
7 15 (11.72%) Information Security Management
8 13 (10.16%) Vulnerability Management
9 12 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (9.38%) Open Source
9 12 (9.38%) Security Architecture
10 11 (8.59%) TDD
11 10 (7.81%) Analytics
11 10 (7.81%) Computer Security
11 10 (7.81%) Data Architecture
11 10 (7.81%) Data Modelling
11 10 (7.81%) Data Security
11 10 (7.81%) Incident Management
11 10 (7.81%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 35 (27.34%) Python
2 18 (14.06%) C
3 16 (12.50%) Java
4 12 (9.38%) C++
5 9 (7.03%) C#
6 6 (4.69%) Assembly Language
7 5 (3.91%) SQL
8 4 (3.13%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.56%) Perl
10 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.78%) PHP
10 1 (0.78%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 54 (42.19%) Security Cleared
2 49 (38.28%) Degree
3 41 (32.03%) SC Cleared
4 30 (23.44%) CISSP
5 15 (11.72%) DV Cleared
6 9 (7.03%) CISM
7 7 (5.47%) CISA
7 7 (5.47%) GCIA
7 7 (5.47%) GCIH
7 7 (5.47%) SANS
8 4 (3.13%) CREST Certified
9 2 (1.56%) CESG Certified Professional
9 2 (1.56%) CISMP
9 2 (1.56%) CLAS
9 2 (1.56%) CompTIA Security+
9 2 (1.56%) GIAC
9 2 (1.56%) PCI QSA
9 2 (1.56%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.56%) PMP
9 2 (1.56%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (17.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (7.81%) FISMA
2 10 (7.81%) PCI DSS
3 6 (4.69%) COBIT
4 4 (3.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 3 (2.34%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 2 (1.56%) BS25999
6 2 (1.56%) ISO27002
6 2 (1.56%) RMADS
7 1 (0.78%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.78%) SAS 70
7 1 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.91%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (2.34%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (2.34%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (1.56%) Nessus
3 2 (1.56%) QRadar
4 1 (0.78%) Foglight
4 1 (0.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (13.28%) IBM
2 12 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 11 (8.59%) Oracle
4 8 (6.25%) Tableau
4 8 (6.25%) VMware
5 6 (4.69%) CheckPoint
6 5 (3.91%) Intel Security
6 5 (3.91%) Symantec
7 3 (2.34%) Infoblox
7 3 (2.34%) Palo Alto
7 3 (2.34%) SAP
7 3 (2.34%) Sophos
7 3 (2.34%) Trend Micro
8 2 (1.56%) Cisco
8 2 (1.56%) Juniper
8 2 (1.56%) Qualys
9 1 (0.78%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (0.78%) Dell
9 1 (0.78%) Google
9 1 (0.78%) Intel
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