The first table below looks at the demand for the Security Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Hampshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Specialist
Rank 183 158 175
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Specialist 6 29 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.14% 0.77% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.80% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 9
Average salary £44,500 £57,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.60% -17.85%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -13.63%
Job Titles Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3914 3620 3965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.56% 95.69% 95.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3349 2953 3451
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Security Specialist
South East

Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Specialist in the job title across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Security Specialist
Salary Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Specialist across the Hampshire region.

Security Specialist Salary Trend in Hampshire

Security Specialist
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Specialist within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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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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
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Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke -4 4 - -
Farnborough - 2 £44,500 - 1
Security Specialist
South East

Security Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Security Specialist in their job title 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 with Security Specialist in their job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) Symantec
4 2 (28.57%) McAfee
4 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
4 2 (28.57%) Tripwire
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (28.57%) AlgoSec
4 2 (28.57%) Varonis
5 1 (14.29%) Protective Monitoring
5 1 (14.29%) SIEM
5 1 (14.29%) COSO
5 1 (14.29%) OWASP
5 1 (14.29%) COBIT
5 1 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
5 1 (14.29%) Information Security
5 1 (14.29%) CESG
5 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (14.29%) WebInspect
5 1 (14.29%) QA

Security Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Security Specialist in their job title 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 with Security Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (14.29%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) SIEM
2 1 (14.29%) OWASP
2 1 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) ISMS
2 1 (14.29%) BCP
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) Security Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
1 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) COSO
1 1 (14.29%) COBIT
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (14.29%) QA
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (14.29%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Symantec
1 2 (28.57%) McAfee
1 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
1 2 (28.57%) Tripwire
1 2 (28.57%) AlgoSec
1 2 (28.57%) Varonis
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) HP
Farnborough, Hampshire
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