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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 90 110 108
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -2
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 115 81 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.89% 2.12% 2.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.53% 2.68% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 95 59 89
Average salary £60,000 £46,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -14.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
3257 3017 3368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 81.85% 79.14% 78.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2653 2560 2886
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +11 22 £58,000 +118.86% 2
Basingstoke -7 17 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Southampton +7 13 £40,325 +0.81% 1
Farnborough -8 7 £67,500 +50.00%
Hook +4 2 - -
Aldershot -10 1 £65,000 +44.44% 1
Portsmouth -16 1 - -
Romsey - 1 £67,500 -
Fareham - 1 - -
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 79 (43.17%) Management Information System
2 60 (32.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 53 (28.96%) Degree
4 51 (27.87%) Security Cleared
5 50 (27.32%) Security Management
6 48 (26.23%) ITIL
6 48 (26.23%) CISSP
7 46 (25.14%) CISM
8 39 (21.31%) SC Cleared
9 37 (20.22%) Security Testing
10 36 (19.67%) COBIT
11 35 (19.13%) Windows
11 35 (19.13%) Cyber Security
12 32 (17.49%) Incident Management
13 31 (16.94%) DV Cleared
13 31 (16.94%) Finance
14 30 (16.39%) CISA
14 30 (16.39%) Linux
14 30 (16.39%) ISO/IEC 17799
15 29 (15.85%) SIEM
16 27 (14.75%) Information Security Management
17 26 (14.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 26 (14.21%) Risk Management
18 25 (13.66%) Ethical Hacking
19 24 (13.11%) Sourcefire
19 24 (13.11%) Intrusion Detection
20 22 (12.02%) Computer Science
21 21 (11.48%) DNS
22 20 (10.93%) SQL Server
23 19 (10.38%) Cisco

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 17 (9.29%) IIS
2 12 (6.56%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.64%) Apache
4 2 (1.09%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 14 (7.65%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.64%) MS Office
2 3 (1.64%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 24 (13.11%) Intrusion Detection
2 21 (11.48%) DNS
3 19 (10.38%) Firewall
4 18 (9.84%) Network Security
5 17 (9.29%) Internet
6 13 (7.10%) DHCP
7 11 (6.01%) tcpdump
7 11 (6.01%) Wireshark
8 10 (5.46%) TCP/IP
8 10 (5.46%) LAN
8 10 (5.46%) WAN
9 7 (3.83%) FTP
9 7 (3.83%) HTTP
9 7 (3.83%) SMTP
9 7 (3.83%) LDAP
10 2 (1.09%) SSH
10 2 (1.09%) NGN
10 2 (1.09%) Wireless
10 2 (1.09%) Broadband
10 2 (1.09%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.93%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.65%) MySQL
3 2 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.55%) Big Data
4 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.55%) Subversion
General
1 31 (16.94%) Finance
2 14 (7.65%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.83%) Law
4 5 (2.73%) Legal
4 5 (2.73%) Military
5 3 (1.64%) Advertising
6 1 (0.55%) Marketing
6 1 (0.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 62 (33.88%) Analyst
2 55 (30.05%) Security Analyst
3 27 (14.75%) Senior Analyst
3 27 (14.75%) Senior Security Analyst
4 22 (12.02%) Security Specialist
5 14 (7.65%) Security Manager
6 12 (6.56%) Information Specialist
7 11 (6.01%) Programme Manager
7 11 (6.01%) Consultant
8 10 (5.46%) Information Security Specialist
9 9 (4.92%) Architect
9 9 (4.92%) Security Consultant
9 9 (4.92%) Security Architect
10 8 (4.37%) Security Engineer
11 7 (3.83%) Compliance Specialist
11 7 (3.83%) Information Security Architect
11 7 (3.83%) Operations Manager
11 7 (3.83%) Information Architect
11 7 (3.83%) Information Manager
11 7 (3.83%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.46%) LAMP
2 3 (1.64%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 79 (43.17%) Management Information System
2 22 (12.02%) Computer Science
3 16 (8.74%) CESG
4 10 (5.46%) Clustering
5 7 (3.83%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.28%) PKI
6 6 (3.28%) RMADS
6 6 (3.28%) Kindle
7 4 (2.19%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.55%) Firmware
8 1 (0.55%) Replication
8 1 (0.55%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.55%) iPad
8 1 (0.55%) LPAR
8 1 (0.55%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 35 (19.13%) Windows
2 30 (16.39%) Linux
3 18 (9.84%) Solaris
4 13 (7.10%) Windows 7
5 12 (6.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (6.01%) AIX
6 11 (6.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (5.46%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.64%) UNIX
8 3 (1.64%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.55%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.55%) Android
9 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (27.32%) Security Management
2 48 (26.23%) ITIL
3 37 (20.22%) Security Testing
4 35 (19.13%) Cyber Security
5 32 (17.49%) Incident Management
6 29 (15.85%) SIEM
7 27 (14.75%) Information Security Management
8 26 (14.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 26 (14.21%) Risk Management
9 25 (13.66%) Ethical Hacking
10 15 (8.20%) Analytics
11 13 (7.10%) Penetration Testing
11 13 (7.10%) ISMS
11 13 (7.10%) Information Assurance
12 11 (6.01%) Change Control
13 10 (5.46%) Data Protection
13 10 (5.46%) Computer Forensics
13 10 (5.46%) Business Continuity
13 10 (5.46%) Project Management
14 9 (4.92%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (6.01%) SQL
2 4 (2.19%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.55%) C
3 1 (0.55%) C#
3 1 (0.55%) Java
3 1 (0.55%) Perl
3 1 (0.55%) PHP
3 1 (0.55%) Python
3 1 (0.55%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 53 (28.96%) Degree
2 51 (27.87%) Security Cleared
3 48 (26.23%) CISSP
4 46 (25.14%) CISM
5 39 (21.31%) SC Cleared
6 31 (16.94%) DV Cleared
7 30 (16.39%) CISA
8 19 (10.38%) CEH
9 18 (9.84%) GCIA
10 17 (9.29%) GIAC
11 13 (7.10%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (6.01%) MCSE
13 6 (3.28%) ISACA
13 6 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
14 4 (2.19%) GCIH
14 4 (2.19%) CCNA
15 2 (1.09%) CCSE
15 2 (1.09%) MCP
15 2 (1.09%) Check Point Certification
15 2 (1.09%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (32.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (19.67%) COBIT
3 30 (16.39%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 15 (8.20%) PCI DSS
5 11 (6.01%) ISO 9001
6 8 (4.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (3.28%) COSO
8 2 (1.09%) QA
8 2 (1.09%) SLA
8 2 (1.09%) GPG13
9 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 14 (7.65%) Snort
2 11 (6.01%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.55%) GPFS
4 1 (0.55%) NFS
4 1 (0.55%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.55%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.55%) PowerHA
4 1 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.55%) vSphere
4 1 (0.55%) OpenSSH
4 1 (0.55%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 1 (0.55%) Check_MK
1 1 (0.55%) Icinga
1 1 (0.55%) FortiGate
1 1 (0.55%) Nagios
1 1 (0.55%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (0.55%) NetBackup
1 1 (0.55%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 24 (13.11%) Sourcefire
2 19 (10.38%) Cisco
3 15 (8.20%) LogRhythm
4 10 (5.46%) Oracle
5 8 (4.37%) VMware
5 8 (4.37%) Microsoft
6 6 (3.28%) Brocade
6 6 (3.28%) F5
6 6 (3.28%) Juniper
7 3 (1.64%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.09%) NetApp
8 2 (1.09%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.09%) Citrix
8 2 (1.09%) CA
9 1 (0.55%) IBM
9 1 (0.55%) EMC
9 1 (0.55%) CommVault
9 1 (0.55%) Symantec
9 1 (0.55%) Remedy
9 1 (0.55%) McAfee
Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Pension + Medical
Posted: 8 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Steria
Salary: From £40,000 to £53,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Eastleigh
Modern Business Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + + Corporate Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus shift allowance
Posted: 22 days ago