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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 94 106 85
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -21
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 110 90 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.80% 2.22% 2.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.49% 2.87% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 94 71 111
Average salary £58,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.10% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,800
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -1.57%
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
3154 3137 3213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 80.19% 77.40% 77.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2497 2655 2730
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 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 August 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
Havant +17 24 £58,000 +118.86% 2
Southampton +20 17 £40,325 -3.98% 2
Basingstoke -3 16 £50,000 +2.04%
Farnborough -16 7 £67,500 +50.00%
Aldershot -16 5 £65,000 +44.44%
Hook -5 2 - -
Fareham - 2 - -
Romsey - 1 £67,500 -
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 81 (46.82%) Management Information System
2 60 (34.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 53 (30.64%) Degree
3 53 (30.64%) Security Cleared
3 53 (30.64%) Security Management
4 50 (28.90%) CISSP
5 47 (27.17%) ITIL
5 47 (27.17%) CISM
6 42 (24.28%) SC Cleared
7 41 (23.70%) Security Testing
8 36 (20.81%) COBIT
9 33 (19.08%) DV Cleared
9 33 (19.08%) Windows
10 32 (18.50%) Incident Management
11 31 (17.92%) SIEM
12 30 (17.34%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 30 (17.34%) CISA
12 30 (17.34%) Information Security Management
13 29 (16.76%) Finance
13 29 (16.76%) Linux
14 28 (16.18%) Risk Management
14 28 (16.18%) Ethical Hacking
14 28 (16.18%) Cyber Security
15 26 (15.03%) Sourcefire
15 26 (15.03%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 24 (13.87%) Intrusion Detection
17 23 (13.29%) Computer Science
18 20 (11.56%) DNS
19 19 (10.98%) SQL Server
19 19 (10.98%) Firewall

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 18 (10.40%) IIS
2 12 (6.94%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.16%) Apache
3 2 (1.16%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (7.51%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.73%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.73%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.73%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (13.87%) Intrusion Detection
2 20 (11.56%) DNS
3 19 (10.98%) Firewall
4 17 (9.83%) Internet
5 16 (9.25%) Network Security
6 13 (7.51%) tcpdump
6 13 (7.51%) Wireshark
6 13 (7.51%) DHCP
7 10 (5.78%) WAN
7 10 (5.78%) LAN
8 9 (5.20%) TCP/IP
9 8 (4.62%) HTTP
10 7 (4.05%) LDAP
10 7 (4.05%) SMTP
10 7 (4.05%) FTP
11 2 (1.16%) Broadband
11 2 (1.16%) WLAN
11 2 (1.16%) NGN
11 2 (1.16%) SSH
11 2 (1.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.98%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.09%) MySQL
3 2 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.58%) Big Data
4 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Subversion
1 1 (0.58%) Git (software)
General
1 29 (16.76%) Finance
2 13 (7.51%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.05%) Law
4 5 (2.89%) Military
5 4 (2.31%) Legal
6 3 (1.73%) Advertising
7 2 (1.16%) Back Office
7 2 (1.16%) Marketing
8 1 (0.58%) Retail
8 1 (0.58%) Electronics
8 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 63 (36.42%) Analyst
2 56 (32.37%) Security Analyst
3 27 (15.61%) Senior Analyst
3 27 (15.61%) Senior Security Analyst
4 19 (10.98%) Security Specialist
5 14 (8.09%) Security Manager
6 12 (6.94%) Consultant
6 12 (6.94%) Information Specialist
7 10 (5.78%) Architect
7 10 (5.78%) Security Consultant
7 10 (5.78%) Security Architect
7 10 (5.78%) Information Security Specialist
8 7 (4.05%) Security Engineer
8 7 (4.05%) Information Manager
8 7 (4.05%) Information Security Consultant
8 7 (4.05%) Information Security Manager
8 7 (4.05%) IT Security Analyst
8 7 (4.05%) Operations Manager
8 7 (4.05%) Information Architect
8 7 (4.05%) Information Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.78%) LAMP
2 3 (1.73%) SailPoint
3 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.58%) .NET
3 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 81 (46.82%) Management Information System
2 23 (13.29%) Computer Science
3 15 (8.67%) CESG
4 10 (5.78%) Clustering
5 6 (3.47%) Kindle
5 6 (3.47%) RMADS
6 4 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.31%) PKI
6 4 (2.31%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.58%) iPhone
7 1 (0.58%) Open Source
7 1 (0.58%) iPad
7 1 (0.58%) Replication
7 1 (0.58%) Firmware
7 1 (0.58%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.58%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 33 (19.08%) Windows
2 29 (16.76%) Linux
3 16 (9.25%) Solaris
4 13 (7.51%) Windows 7
5 12 (6.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (6.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (5.78%) Windows 8
8 8 (4.62%) AIX
9 3 (1.73%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.16%) UNIX
11 1 (0.58%) Android
11 1 (0.58%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (30.64%) Security Management
2 47 (27.17%) ITIL
3 41 (23.70%) Security Testing
4 32 (18.50%) Incident Management
5 31 (17.92%) SIEM
6 30 (17.34%) Information Security Management
7 28 (16.18%) Risk Management
7 28 (16.18%) Ethical Hacking
7 28 (16.18%) Cyber Security
8 26 (15.03%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 17 (9.83%) Analytics
10 15 (8.67%) Penetration Testing
11 14 (8.09%) Information Assurance
12 13 (7.51%) Project Management
13 12 (6.94%) Business Continuity
13 12 (6.94%) ISMS
14 11 (6.36%) Service Management
15 10 (5.78%) Computer Forensics
15 10 (5.78%) Data Protection
15 10 (5.78%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 11 (6.36%) SQL
2 3 (1.73%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.16%) Python
3 2 (1.16%) Ruby
4 1 (0.58%) C
4 1 (0.58%) C#
4 1 (0.58%) Java
4 1 (0.58%) Perl
4 1 (0.58%) PHP
Qualifications
1 53 (30.64%) Degree
1 53 (30.64%) Security Cleared
2 50 (28.90%) CISSP
3 47 (27.17%) CISM
4 42 (24.28%) SC Cleared
5 33 (19.08%) DV Cleared
6 30 (17.34%) CISA
7 19 (10.98%) CEH
8 18 (10.40%) GIAC
8 18 (10.40%) GCIA
9 13 (7.51%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (6.36%) MCSE
11 6 (3.47%) GCIH
12 5 (2.89%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (2.89%) ISACA
13 3 (1.73%) CCNA
14 2 (1.16%) MCP
14 2 (1.16%) CCIE
14 2 (1.16%) Check Point Certification
14 2 (1.16%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (34.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (20.81%) COBIT
3 30 (17.34%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 14 (8.09%) ISO 9001
4 14 (8.09%) PCI DSS
5 8 (4.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (3.47%) COSO
7 5 (2.89%) QA
8 2 (1.16%) GPG13
8 2 (1.16%) SLA
9 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 15 (8.67%) Snort
2 11 (6.36%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.58%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (0.58%) vSphere
4 1 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.58%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.58%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (0.58%) Nagios
1 1 (0.58%) NetBackup
1 1 (0.58%) Backup Exec
1 1 (0.58%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (0.58%) FortiGate
1 1 (0.58%) Check_MK
1 1 (0.58%) Icinga
Vendors
1 26 (15.03%) Sourcefire
2 17 (9.83%) LogRhythm
3 15 (8.67%) Cisco
4 10 (5.78%) Oracle
5 8 (4.62%) Microsoft
5 8 (4.62%) VMware
6 5 (2.89%) Brocade
6 5 (2.89%) F5
6 5 (2.89%) Juniper
7 3 (1.73%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.16%) Citrix
8 2 (1.16%) CA
8 2 (1.16%) NetApp
8 2 (1.16%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.58%) CommVault
9 1 (0.58%) EMC
9 1 (0.58%) SAP
9 1 (0.58%) Symantec
9 1 (0.58%) McAfee
9 1 (0.58%) Splunk
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Pension + Medical
Posted: 5 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Steria
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + DOE + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Southampton
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 23 days ago