The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 63 76 72
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 19 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.59% 0.55% 2.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.14% 0.66% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 19
Median salary £52,500 £43,750 £40,325
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +8.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £54,555 £49,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+11.33% +6.52%
Information Security
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
605 606 744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 82.43% 82.90% 85.22%
Number of salaries quoted 581 499 658
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region citing Information Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Information Security
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Southampton

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Southampton

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT jobs citing Information Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 13 (43.33%) COBIT
2 11 (36.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (36.67%) Linux
3 10 (33.33%) PCI DSS
4 8 (26.67%) Network Security
4 8 (26.67%) Data Protection
4 8 (26.67%) TCP/IP
4 8 (26.67%) Cisco
4 8 (26.67%) Windows
4 8 (26.67%) CISSP
4 8 (26.67%) CISM
4 8 (26.67%) Information Security Management
4 8 (26.67%) Security Management
5 7 (23.33%) CISA
5 7 (23.33%) VMware
5 7 (23.33%) Configuration Management
5 7 (23.33%) C
5 7 (23.33%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (23.33%) Windows Server
6 6 (20.00%) PHP-FPM
6 6 (20.00%) LAPP Stack
6 6 (20.00%) VLAN
6 6 (20.00%) Puppet
6 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (20.00%) CentOS
6 6 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (20.00%) Postfix
6 6 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (20.00%) OpenVPN
6 6 (20.00%) Couchbase

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) Network Security
1 8 (26.67%) TCP/IP
2 6 (20.00%) IPsec
2 6 (20.00%) OpenVPN
2 6 (20.00%) VLAN
3 2 (6.67%) DNS
3 2 (6.67%) Firewall
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (3.33%) DHCP
4 1 (3.33%) Internet
4 1 (3.33%) IPv4
4 1 (3.33%) IPv6
4 1 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 6 (20.00%) Couchbase
1 6 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (16.67%) Legal
2 4 (13.33%) Finance
3 3 (10.00%) Electronics
3 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (10.00%) Marketing
3 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.67%) French Language
5 1 (3.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) Information Manager
2 7 (23.33%) Information Security Manager
2 7 (23.33%) IT Manager
2 7 (23.33%) Security Manager
3 6 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (16.67%) Compliance Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) IT Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Governance Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Security Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Network Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Network Security Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Information Security Specialist
7 1 (3.33%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) LAPP Stack
1 6 (20.00%) PHP-FPM
1 6 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.33%) Cybercrime
3 2 (6.67%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (3.33%) CESG
4 1 (3.33%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Linux
2 8 (26.67%) Windows
3 7 (23.33%) Windows Server
4 6 (20.00%) CentOS
4 6 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (16.67%) Unix
6 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Data Protection
1 8 (26.67%) Information Security Management
1 8 (26.67%) Security Management
2 7 (23.33%) Configuration Management
2 7 (23.33%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (16.67%) ITIL
3 5 (16.67%) OWASP
3 5 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 5 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 5 (16.67%) SDLC
3 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 5 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (13.33%) Information Governance
5 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (10.00%) IT Governance
5 3 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 3 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) C
2 6 (20.00%) PHP
2 6 (20.00%) Python
3 3 (10.00%) C++
3 3 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (3.33%) Assembly Language
4 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) CISM
1 8 (26.67%) CISSP
2 7 (23.33%) CISA
3 4 (13.33%) Degree
4 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.33%) CEH
5 1 (3.33%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (3.33%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (3.33%) IISP
5 1 (3.33%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (43.33%) COBIT
2 11 (36.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (33.33%) PCI DSS
4 5 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (10.00%) ISO27002
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) pfSense
1 6 (20.00%) Postfix
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) Puppet
2 1 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Cisco
2 7 (23.33%) VMware
3 6 (20.00%) Dell
3 6 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (10.00%) SAP
6 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.33%) Infoblox
6 1 (3.33%) Intel Security
6 1 (3.33%) Juniper
6 1 (3.33%) Palo Alto
6 1 (3.33%) Symantec
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