Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for Information Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Information Security over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 106 158
Rank change year-on-year -27 +52 -42
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 132 206 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.10% 3.00% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.43% 3.44% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 77 128 117
Hampshire median annual salary £58,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.45% +10.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £40,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £76,750 £76,250 £67,500
South East median annual salary £53,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -2.73% +4.76% +5.00%

Information Security is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5427 5988 6344
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 86.53% 87.21% 87.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4663 5132 5335
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +1.19%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing Information Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security 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 in Hampshire.

Salary trend for Information Security in Hampshire

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in Hampshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Hampshire

Information Security
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke +22 31 £41,250 -16.67%
Winchester +17 19 £63,500 +4.96% 1
Farnborough -14 10 £42,500 -34.62%
Southampton -53 10 £36,000 -28.00% 3
Portsmouth -10 6 £53,750 -10.42%
Fleet +10 5 £49,500 -19.18%
Fareham +3 2 £72,500 +31.82% 1
Information Security
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 66 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 53 (40.15%) CISSP
3 47 (35.61%) CISM
4 46 (34.85%) Cybersecurity
5 39 (29.55%) Penetration Testing
6 34 (25.76%) ITIL
7 31 (23.48%) Degree
7 31 (23.48%) Security Cleared
8 30 (22.73%) PCI DSS
9 29 (21.97%) Firewall
9 29 (21.97%) Risk Management
9 29 (21.97%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 28 (21.21%) Finance
10 28 (21.21%) Management Information System
10 28 (21.21%) Data Protection
11 27 (20.45%) Security Architecture
12 26 (19.70%) Linux
13 23 (17.42%) Windows
13 23 (17.42%) ISMS
13 23 (17.42%) SIEM
14 21 (15.91%) Security Operations
15 20 (15.15%) Vulnerability Scanning
16 19 (14.39%) Active Directory
16 19 (14.39%) Data Protection Act
16 19 (14.39%) Agile Software Development
17 18 (13.64%) Vulnerability Management
18 17 (12.88%) C
19 16 (12.12%) Microsoft
19 16 (12.12%) Telecoms
19 16 (12.12%) SC Cleared

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 4 (3.03%) IIS
2 3 (2.27%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.76%) Apache
3 1 (0.76%) JBoss
3 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.52%) Primavera
2 1 (0.76%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.79%) SaaS
3 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (21.97%) Firewall
2 15 (11.36%) Network Security
2 15 (11.36%) TCP/IP
3 9 (6.82%) LAN
4 6 (4.55%) SMS
4 6 (4.55%) WAN
5 3 (2.27%) DMZ
5 3 (2.27%) SAN
5 3 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (2.27%) Wireless
6 2 (1.52%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (1.52%) FCoE
6 2 (1.52%) Internet
6 2 (1.52%) Intranet
6 2 (1.52%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.52%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (1.52%) SSL
7 1 (0.76%) DNS
7 1 (0.76%) LDAP
7 1 (0.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.03%) Ingres
2 4 (3.03%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.52%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.76%) GIS
4 1 (0.76%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (2.27%) Git (software)
General
1 28 (21.21%) Finance
2 16 (12.12%) Telecoms
3 11 (8.33%) Legal
4 7 (5.30%) Military
5 3 (2.27%) Banking
6 2 (1.52%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.52%) Marketing
7 1 (0.76%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.76%) Back Office
7 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.76%) Law
7 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (20.45%) Consultant
2 22 (16.67%) Security Consultant
3 16 (12.12%) Security Manager
4 12 (9.09%) Analyst
4 12 (9.09%) Information Manager
4 12 (9.09%) Security Engineer
5 11 (8.33%) Architect
5 11 (8.33%) Information Security Manager
5 11 (8.33%) Security Analyst
6 10 (7.58%) IT Engineer
6 10 (7.58%) IT Security Engineer
7 9 (6.82%) Operations Engineer
7 9 (6.82%) Risk Manager
8 8 (6.06%) Compliance Manager
8 8 (6.06%) IT Analyst
8 8 (6.06%) Security Architect
9 7 (5.30%) Information Assurance Manager
9 7 (5.30%) Information Security Consultant
9 7 (5.30%) IT Security Analyst
9 7 (5.30%) SOC Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.06%) Middleware
2 5 (3.79%) .NET
3 4 (3.03%) WSH
4 3 (2.27%) AngularJS
4 3 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (2.27%) CSS
4 3 (2.27%) Django
4 3 (2.27%) Flask
4 3 (2.27%) HTML
4 3 (2.27%) React
4 3 (2.27%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (1.52%) 802.1X
5 2 (1.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (21.21%) Management Information System
2 19 (14.39%) Data Protection Act
3 13 (9.85%) CESG
3 13 (9.85%) Cyberthreat
4 10 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (6.06%) Data Centre
6 6 (4.55%) CESG CLAS
7 5 (3.79%) Computer Science
7 5 (3.79%) Cybercrime
8 4 (3.03%) Clustering
8 4 (3.03%) Replication
8 4 (3.03%) Security Operations Centre
9 3 (2.27%) iPad
9 3 (2.27%) PMI
10 2 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.52%) Internet of Things
10 2 (1.52%) PKI
11 1 (0.76%) Cyber Kill Chain
11 1 (0.76%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (19.70%) Linux
2 23 (17.42%) Windows
3 16 (12.12%) Windows Server
4 7 (5.30%) Apple iOS
4 7 (5.30%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.52%) Kali Linux
5 2 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (34.85%) Cybersecurity
2 39 (29.55%) Penetration Testing
3 34 (25.76%) ITIL
4 29 (21.97%) Risk Management
5 28 (21.21%) Data Protection
6 27 (20.45%) Security Architecture
7 23 (17.42%) ISMS
7 23 (17.42%) SIEM
8 21 (15.91%) Security Operations
9 20 (15.15%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 19 (14.39%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (13.64%) Vulnerability Management
12 15 (11.36%) Data Loss Prevention
12 15 (11.36%) DRM
12 15 (11.36%) Information Security Management
12 15 (11.36%) Project Management
12 15 (11.36%) Security Management
13 14 (10.61%) TOGAF
14 12 (9.09%) Identity Management
14 12 (9.09%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 17 (12.88%) C
2 5 (3.79%) Python
2 5 (3.79%) SQL
3 4 (3.03%) JavaScript
3 4 (3.03%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.03%) VBScript
4 3 (2.27%) C#
4 3 (2.27%) Ruby
5 2 (1.52%) C++
6 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 53 (40.15%) CISSP
2 47 (35.61%) CISM
3 31 (23.48%) Degree
3 31 (23.48%) Security Cleared
4 16 (12.12%) SC Cleared
5 13 (9.85%) CEH
6 12 (9.09%) DV Cleared
7 9 (6.82%) GCIH
7 9 (6.82%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 8 (6.06%) CESG Certified Professional
8 8 (6.06%) CREST Certified
8 8 (6.06%) GIAC
9 7 (5.30%) CISA
10 6 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (4.55%) CLAS
10 6 (4.55%) GCIA
11 5 (3.79%) APMP
11 5 (3.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (3.03%) CRISC
13 3 (2.27%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (22.73%) PCI DSS
3 29 (21.97%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 14 (10.61%) Cyber Essentials
5 13 (9.85%) GDPR
6 11 (8.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 11 (8.33%) SLA
7 10 (7.58%) ISO 22301
8 9 (6.82%) ISO 31000
8 9 (6.82%) RMADS
9 8 (6.06%) NIST 800
10 7 (5.30%) ISO/IEC 27005
11 6 (4.55%) ISO 9001
12 5 (3.79%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 3 (2.27%) PA-DSS
14 2 (1.52%) PMO
15 1 (0.76%) HIPAA
15 1 (0.76%) ISO 14001
15 1 (0.76%) JSP 440
15 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 19 (14.39%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.76%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (4.55%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 1 (0.76%) Ansible
2 1 (0.76%) Puppet
2 1 (0.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.33%) Oracle
3 7 (5.30%) Apple
4 6 (4.55%) VMware
5 4 (3.03%) Actian
5 4 (3.03%) Cisco
6 3 (2.27%) Meraki
6 3 (2.27%) NetApp
7 2 (1.52%) 3PAR
7 2 (1.52%) Citrix
7 2 (1.52%) Fujitsu
7 2 (1.52%) Google
7 2 (1.52%) SAP
8 1 (0.76%) Ariba
8 1 (0.76%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.76%) TOWER Software