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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 63 73 68
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 23 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.17% 0.58% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.86% 0.68% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 23 4 17
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,325
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +5.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £53,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +5.26%
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
596 586 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 82.09% 84.80% 84.58%
Number of salaries quoted 569 511 642
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 £26,300 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 25 August 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Southampton

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 14 (45.16%) Linux
1 14 (45.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (41.94%) TCP/IP
2 13 (41.94%) COBIT
3 11 (35.48%) PCI DSS
4 10 (32.26%) Windows Server
4 10 (32.26%) Windows
4 10 (32.26%) Cisco
4 10 (32.26%) VMware
5 9 (29.03%) IPsec
5 9 (29.03%) VLAN
5 9 (29.03%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (29.03%) CISM
5 9 (29.03%) Information Security Management
5 9 (29.03%) Security Management
5 9 (29.03%) Dell
5 9 (29.03%) CISSP
5 9 (29.03%) Red Hat
5 9 (29.03%) Configuration Management
5 9 (29.03%) Web Services
5 9 (29.03%) Apache
5 9 (29.03%) PHP
5 9 (29.03%) LAPP Stack
5 9 (29.03%) PHP-FPM
5 9 (29.03%) CentOS
5 9 (29.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (29.03%) Postfix
5 9 (29.03%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (29.03%) Puppet
5 9 (29.03%) Apache Cassandra

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 9 (29.03%) Apache
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.23%) IIS
2 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
1 3 (9.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (29.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (41.94%) TCP/IP
2 9 (29.03%) IPsec
2 9 (29.03%) OpenVPN
2 9 (29.03%) VLAN
3 6 (19.35%) Network Security
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (3.23%) DHCP
4 1 (3.23%) DNS
4 1 (3.23%) Firewall
4 1 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) Apache Cassandra
1 9 (29.03%) Couchbase
1 9 (29.03%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (16.13%) Legal
2 4 (12.90%) Finance
3 3 (9.68%) Electronics
3 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
3 3 (9.68%) Marketing
3 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.45%) French Language
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) IT Manager
2 9 (29.03%) Infrastructure Manager
2 9 (29.03%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 8 (25.81%) Information Manager
3 8 (25.81%) Information Security Manager
3 8 (25.81%) Security Manager
4 6 (19.35%) Analyst
5 5 (16.13%) Compliance Analyst
5 5 (16.13%) IT Analyst
6 4 (12.90%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Software Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Governance Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Information Security Specialist
8 1 (3.23%) Information Specialist
8 1 (3.23%) IT Governance Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Network Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Network Security Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Security Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) LAPP Stack
1 9 (29.03%) PHP-FPM
1 9 (29.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (12.90%) Cybercrime
3 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) CESG
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.23%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Linux
2 10 (32.26%) Windows
2 10 (32.26%) Windows Server
3 9 (29.03%) CentOS
3 9 (29.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (16.13%) Unix
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Configuration Management
1 9 (29.03%) Information Security Management
1 9 (29.03%) Security Management
2 8 (25.81%) Data Protection
2 8 (25.81%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (19.35%) Risk Management
4 5 (16.13%) ITIL
4 5 (16.13%) OWASP
4 5 (16.13%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (16.13%) SDLC
4 5 (16.13%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (12.90%) Information Governance
5 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
6 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (9.68%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (9.68%) Internal Audit
6 3 (9.68%) IT Governance
6 3 (9.68%) Programme Management
6 3 (9.68%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (9.68%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) PHP
2 6 (19.35%) C
3 5 (16.13%) Python
4 4 (12.90%) C++
4 4 (12.90%) Java
5 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) CISM
1 9 (29.03%) CISSP
2 8 (25.81%) CISA
3 1 (3.23%) CEH
3 1 (3.23%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (3.23%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) IISP
3 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (45.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (41.94%) COBIT
3 11 (35.48%) PCI DSS
4 5 (16.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (9.68%) ISO27002
System Software
1 9 (29.03%) pfSense
1 9 (29.03%) Postfix
2 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (29.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Cisco
1 10 (32.26%) VMware
2 9 (29.03%) Dell
2 9 (29.03%) Red Hat
3 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.68%) SAP
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