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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 149 137 100
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -37
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 40 34 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.04% 1.04% 2.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 1.32% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 26 30 66
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £34,250 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
3069 2584 3232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 79.86% 79.24% 76.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2649 2107 2682
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 January 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 30 January 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
(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
Portsmouth -17 8 £56,875 +106.81%
Basingstoke -8 7 £55,000 -8.33%
Southampton -5 6 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Gosport - 6 - -
Havant +3 1 £55,000 +7.47%
Farnborough 0 1 £30,000 -57.14%
Fareham - 1 £27,500 - 2
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 58 (37.42%) Management Information System
2 50 (32.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 40 (25.81%) Security Management
4 39 (25.16%) Degree
5 36 (23.23%) ITIL
6 33 (21.29%) PCI DSS
7 31 (20.00%) CISSP
7 31 (20.00%) Cyber Security
8 29 (18.71%) Information Security Management
9 23 (14.84%) CISM
9 23 (14.84%) SIEM
9 23 (14.84%) Penetration Testing
10 22 (14.19%) Firewall
10 22 (14.19%) Cisco
11 21 (13.55%) Finance
11 21 (13.55%) CISA
11 21 (13.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 21 (13.55%) Security Cleared
12 20 (12.90%) Security Testing
13 19 (12.26%) Network Security
13 19 (12.26%) COBIT
14 18 (11.61%) Telecoms
15 16 (10.32%) ISMS
15 16 (10.32%) Security Architecture
15 16 (10.32%) Linux
16 15 (9.68%) Windows
16 15 (9.68%) Risk Management
16 15 (9.68%) Service Delivery
16 15 (9.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
17 14 (9.03%) ISO/IEC 17799

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 6 (3.87%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.94%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.94%) Apache
3 2 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.94%) MS Office
3 2 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.65%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (14.19%) Firewall
2 19 (12.26%) Network Security
3 13 (8.39%) TCP/IP
4 11 (7.10%) Intrusion Detection
5 10 (6.45%) DNS
6 9 (5.81%) Internet
7 8 (5.16%) Wireshark
7 8 (5.16%) tcpdump
8 6 (3.87%) HTTP
8 6 (3.87%) IP Telephony
9 5 (3.23%) WAN
9 5 (3.23%) SMTP
9 5 (3.23%) FTP
9 5 (3.23%) LDAP
9 5 (3.23%) LAN
10 4 (2.58%) Wireless
10 4 (2.58%) VPN
10 4 (2.58%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (1.94%) SAN
11 3 (1.94%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.29%) Metasploit
General
1 21 (13.55%) Finance
2 18 (11.61%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.52%) Legal
4 6 (3.87%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.87%) Retail
5 5 (3.23%) Banking
5 5 (3.23%) Games
6 4 (2.58%) Law
7 3 (1.94%) French Language
8 2 (1.29%) Advertising
8 2 (1.29%) Marketing
9 1 (0.65%) Military
Job Titles
1 44 (28.39%) Analyst
2 37 (23.87%) Security Analyst
3 17 (10.97%) Security Engineer
4 15 (9.68%) Programme Manager
5 12 (7.74%) Consultant
5 12 (7.74%) Security Manager
6 11 (7.10%) Security Specialist
6 11 (7.10%) Senior Security Analyst
6 11 (7.10%) Senior Analyst
7 10 (6.45%) Compliance Analyst
8 9 (5.81%) Security Consultant
9 8 (5.16%) IT Security Engineer
10 6 (3.87%) Support Technician
10 6 (3.87%) Desktop Support
10 6 (3.87%) Information Security Analyst
10 6 (3.87%) Information Analyst
10 6 (3.87%) Desktop Support Technician
10 6 (3.87%) Desktop Technician
11 5 (3.23%) Information Security Engineer
11 5 (3.23%) Compliance Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.29%) .NET
2 1 (0.65%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 58 (37.42%) Management Information System
2 13 (8.39%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.52%) PKI
4 6 (3.87%) CESG
4 6 (3.87%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.94%) LPAR
6 3 (1.94%) IPTV
6 3 (1.94%) Statistics
6 3 (1.94%) User Experience
7 2 (1.29%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.29%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.29%) Cryptography
7 2 (1.29%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.65%) Open Source
8 1 (0.65%) RMADS
8 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.32%) Linux
2 15 (9.68%) Windows
3 8 (5.16%) Solaris
4 7 (4.52%) UNIX
4 7 (4.52%) AIX
5 3 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (25.81%) Security Management
2 36 (23.23%) ITIL
3 31 (20.00%) Cyber Security
4 29 (18.71%) Information Security Management
5 23 (14.84%) SIEM
5 23 (14.84%) Penetration Testing
6 21 (13.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 20 (12.90%) Security Testing
8 16 (10.32%) ISMS
8 16 (10.32%) Security Architecture
9 15 (9.68%) Risk Management
9 15 (9.68%) Service Delivery
10 14 (9.03%) Incident Management
11 13 (8.39%) Data Protection
12 12 (7.74%) Programme Management
13 11 (7.10%) Vulnerability Management
13 11 (7.10%) Coaching
14 10 (6.45%) Change Control
14 10 (6.45%) Data Security
14 10 (6.45%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.94%) PowerShell
1 3 (1.94%) Shell Script
1 3 (1.94%) Perl
2 2 (1.29%) C#
2 2 (1.29%) Python
3 1 (0.65%) C++
3 1 (0.65%) Java
3 1 (0.65%) SQL
3 1 (0.65%) C
Qualifications
1 39 (25.16%) Degree
2 31 (20.00%) CISSP
3 23 (14.84%) CISM
4 21 (13.55%) CISA
4 21 (13.55%) Security Cleared
5 13 (8.39%) CCNA
5 13 (8.39%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (7.74%) GIAC
6 12 (7.74%) SC Cleared
7 11 (7.10%) DV Cleared
8 10 (6.45%) PCI QSA
9 7 (4.52%) CEH
10 5 (3.23%) GCIA
10 5 (3.23%) GCIH
10 5 (3.23%) CRISC
11 4 (2.58%) ISACA
12 3 (1.94%) CCDP
12 3 (1.94%) IBM AIX Certification
13 2 (1.29%) GPEN
13 2 (1.29%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (32.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 33 (21.29%) PCI DSS
3 19 (12.26%) COBIT
4 15 (9.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 14 (9.03%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 4 (2.58%) COSO
7 2 (1.29%) GPG13
7 2 (1.29%) ISO 9001
7 2 (1.29%) QA
8 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 8 (5.16%) Snort
2 5 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.94%) OpenSSH
3 3 (1.94%) NFS
3 3 (1.94%) GPFS
3 3 (1.94%) PowerHA
4 2 (1.29%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (2.58%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (1.94%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.29%) Nessus
Vendors
1 22 (14.19%) Cisco
2 9 (5.81%) Sourcefire
2 9 (5.81%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.81%) HP
3 7 (4.52%) VMware
4 6 (3.87%) CheckPoint
5 4 (2.58%) McAfee
5 4 (2.58%) Websense
5 4 (2.58%) Juniper
5 4 (2.58%) Brocade
5 4 (2.58%) F5
6 3 (1.94%) IBM
6 3 (1.94%) NetApp
6 3 (1.94%) Citrix
6 3 (1.94%) Remedy
7 2 (1.29%) Splunk
7 2 (1.29%) Symantec
7 2 (1.29%) Blue Coat
7 2 (1.29%) Tripwire
8 1 (0.65%) LANDesk
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Zurich
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Zurich
Posted: 8 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: Unspecified + shift allowance
Posted: 10 days ago
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Car, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 16 days ago