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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 120 97 82
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -15
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 70 97 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.79% 2.52% 3.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 3.27% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 64 79 115
Average salary £46,000 £47,500 £54,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.15% -13.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,350 £65,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-7.00% -4.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2974 2969 2981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 76.22% 77.20% 77.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2393 2534 2541
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 11 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 11 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
(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 +15 19 £40,325 -7.29% 1
Aldershot -13 10 £65,000 +44.44%
Basingstoke -9 9 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Havant +5 6 £57,500 +116.98% 4
Farnborough -18 6 £44,500 -1.11% 7
Fareham - 2 - -
Portsmouth -16 1 £55,000 +129.16% 1
Gosport - 1 £67,500 -
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 11 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 48 (38.71%) Management Information System
2 45 (36.29%) Security Cleared
3 38 (30.65%) CISSP
4 35 (28.23%) CISM
5 33 (26.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 33 (26.61%) SIEM
6 32 (25.81%) Windows
7 31 (25.00%) SC Cleared
8 30 (24.19%) Degree
9 28 (22.58%) Ethical Hacking
10 27 (21.77%) Sourcefire
10 27 (21.77%) Linux
10 27 (21.77%) ITIL
11 25 (20.16%) Intrusion Detection
11 25 (20.16%) Security Testing
12 24 (19.35%) DV Cleared
12 24 (19.35%) Security Management
13 22 (17.74%) CEH
14 21 (16.94%) DNS
15 20 (16.13%) Incident Management
16 19 (15.32%) Risk Management
16 19 (15.32%) Internet
17 18 (14.52%) Information Security Management
17 18 (14.52%) Penetration Testing
18 17 (13.71%) CISA
18 17 (13.71%) Analytics
18 17 (13.71%) LogRhythm
19 16 (12.90%) Firewall
19 16 (12.90%) LAN
19 16 (12.90%) WAN

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 16 (12.90%) IIS
2 12 (9.68%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.23%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.61%) Apache
5 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (11.29%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.26%) MS Office
3 5 (4.03%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.61%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (20.16%) Intrusion Detection
2 21 (16.94%) DNS
3 19 (15.32%) Internet
4 16 (12.90%) LAN
4 16 (12.90%) WAN
4 16 (12.90%) Firewall
5 15 (12.10%) DHCP
6 14 (11.29%) Wireshark
6 14 (11.29%) tcpdump
7 10 (8.06%) Network Security
7 10 (8.06%) TCP/IP
8 9 (7.26%) HTTP
9 8 (6.45%) FTP
9 8 (6.45%) SMTP
9 8 (6.45%) LDAP
10 6 (4.84%) VPN
10 6 (4.84%) SAN
10 6 (4.84%) VLAN
11 4 (3.23%) DMZ
12 3 (2.42%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.48%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.87%) MySQL
3 4 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.81%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Subversion
1 2 (1.61%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (10.48%) Finance
2 8 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.65%) Law
4 5 (4.03%) Advertising
5 2 (1.61%) Marketing
5 2 (1.61%) Back Office
5 2 (1.61%) Legal
6 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.81%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 48 (38.71%) Analyst
2 40 (32.26%) Security Analyst
3 14 (11.29%) Security Specialist
4 13 (10.48%) Senior Analyst
4 13 (10.48%) Senior Security Analyst
5 11 (8.87%) Information Specialist
6 10 (8.06%) Security Architect
6 10 (8.06%) Architect
6 10 (8.06%) Consultant
7 9 (7.26%) Security Consultant
7 9 (7.26%) Information Security Specialist
8 8 (6.45%) Security Manager
9 7 (5.65%) Information Architect
9 7 (5.65%) Operations Manager
9 7 (5.65%) Information Security Architect
10 6 (4.84%) Compliance Specialist
10 6 (4.84%) Information Security Consultant
11 5 (4.03%) Security Operations Manager
12 4 (3.23%) Security Engineer
12 4 (3.23%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.26%) LAMP
2 4 (3.23%) .NET
3 2 (1.61%) SailPoint
4 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (0.81%) HTML
4 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.81%) CSS
4 1 (0.81%) Web Services
4 1 (0.81%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.81%) jQuery
4 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 48 (38.71%) Management Information System
2 13 (10.48%) CESG
3 12 (9.68%) Computer Science
4 9 (7.26%) Clustering
5 5 (4.03%) Kindle
6 4 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.23%) iPad
6 4 (3.23%) iPhone
6 4 (3.23%) Replication
6 4 (3.23%) Firmware
6 4 (3.23%) Blackberry
7 3 (2.42%) Open Source
7 3 (2.42%) RMADS
8 2 (1.61%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.81%) PKI
9 1 (0.81%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 32 (25.81%) Windows
2 27 (21.77%) Linux
3 15 (12.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (9.68%) Windows 7
4 12 (9.68%) Solaris
5 9 (7.26%) Windows 8
6 4 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.42%) Android
7 3 (2.42%) Windows XP
7 3 (2.42%) AIX
8 2 (1.61%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.81%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (26.61%) SIEM
2 28 (22.58%) Ethical Hacking
3 27 (21.77%) ITIL
4 25 (20.16%) Security Testing
5 24 (19.35%) Security Management
6 20 (16.13%) Incident Management
7 19 (15.32%) Risk Management
8 18 (14.52%) Information Security Management
8 18 (14.52%) Penetration Testing
9 17 (13.71%) Analytics
10 15 (12.10%) Business Continuity
11 13 (10.48%) Service Management
11 13 (10.48%) Cyber Security
12 11 (8.87%) Change Control
12 11 (8.87%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 11 (8.87%) Computer Forensics
13 9 (7.26%) Information Assurance
14 8 (6.45%) ISMS
14 8 (6.45%) Data Management
14 8 (6.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.87%) SQL
2 4 (3.23%) Python
2 4 (3.23%) C#
3 3 (2.42%) Ruby
4 2 (1.61%) C++
4 2 (1.61%) Java
4 2 (1.61%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.81%) Perl
5 1 (0.81%) PHP
Qualifications
1 45 (36.29%) Security Cleared
2 38 (30.65%) CISSP
3 35 (28.23%) CISM
4 31 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 30 (24.19%) Degree
6 24 (19.35%) DV Cleared
7 22 (17.74%) CEH
8 17 (13.71%) CISA
9 15 (12.10%) GCIA
10 14 (11.29%) GIAC
10 14 (11.29%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (9.68%) MCSE
12 11 (8.87%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (4.84%) CCNA
14 5 (4.03%) CCIE
15 4 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 3 (2.42%) GCIH
17 2 (1.61%) CCSE
17 2 (1.61%) CCNP
17 2 (1.61%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (26.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (8.87%) COBIT
2 11 (8.87%) PCI DSS
2 11 (8.87%) ISO 9001
3 10 (8.06%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 6 (4.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (4.03%) GPG13
6 4 (3.23%) QA
7 2 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (12.90%) Snort
2 15 (12.10%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.23%) VMware ESX
3 4 (3.23%) vSphere
3 4 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (2.42%) Terminal Server
4 3 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.61%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.42%) Nagios
1 3 (2.42%) NetBackup
1 3 (2.42%) Backup Exec
1 3 (2.42%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 27 (21.77%) Sourcefire
2 17 (13.71%) LogRhythm
3 11 (8.87%) Cisco
3 11 (8.87%) Microsoft
4 9 (7.26%) Oracle
5 7 (5.65%) VMware
6 4 (3.23%) EMC
6 4 (3.23%) NetApp
7 3 (2.42%) Citrix
7 3 (2.42%) Symantec
8 2 (1.61%) CA
8 2 (1.61%) CommVault
8 2 (1.61%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.61%) Apple
8 2 (1.61%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.81%) SAP
Farnborough, Hampshire
The F10 Group
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
The F10 Group
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £54000 - £62000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: Up to £67,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: Up to £67,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: From £45,613 to £60,239 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Steria
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Steria
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: Up to £38,880 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Steria
Salary: From £0 to £67,000 per annum £67k per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
CapQuest Debt Recovery Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary + flexible benefits package
Posted: 15 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
CapQuest Debt Recovery Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary + flexible benefits package
Posted: 15 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
CapQuest Debt Recovery Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary + flexible benefits package
Posted: 17 days ago