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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 103 121 150
Rank change year-on-year +18 +29  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 66 71 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.23% 2.09% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 2.45% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 50 55 38
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -18.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,800 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £73,000 £81,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2581 2900 3183
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 87.11% 85.44% 84.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2163 2568 2649
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,080 £68,000 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing Information Security as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 27 March 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +17 14 £60,000 +33.33% 4
Fleet +3 9 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Basingstoke -4 9 £70,000 +55.91% 1
Farnborough +8 6 £33,500 -4.28% 1
Havant - 4 £53,250 -
Winchester - 4 - -
Aldershot +1 3 £60,000 -
Portsmouth -5 3 £41,250 -48.43%
Fareham -1 1 £42,500 - 1
Hook - 1 - -
Information Security
South East

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 57 (37.01%) Windows
2 51 (33.12%) Management Information System
2 51 (33.12%) Finance
3 45 (29.22%) Firewall
3 45 (29.22%) CISSP
4 44 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
4 44 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
5 42 (27.27%) Risk Management
6 41 (26.62%) Unix
7 39 (25.32%) PCI DSS
8 38 (24.68%) Linux
9 37 (24.03%) CISM
9 37 (24.03%) Change Management
9 37 (24.03%) Security Operations
10 36 (23.38%) Active Directory
11 35 (22.73%) Information Assurance
12 33 (21.43%) ITIL
12 33 (21.43%) CISA
13 31 (20.13%) GAP Analysis
13 31 (20.13%) Data Centre
14 29 (18.83%) GIAC
14 29 (18.83%) Microsoft
14 29 (18.83%) GCIH
15 28 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 28 (18.18%) SIEM
16 27 (17.53%) Technical Architecture
16 27 (17.53%) TCP/IP
17 26 (16.88%) B2B
17 26 (16.88%) Windows Server 2012
18 24 (15.58%) Line Management

Information Security
Top Related 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 16 (10.39%) IIS
2 7 (4.55%) JBoss
2 7 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (4.55%) Tomcat
2 7 (4.55%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (10.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.65%) MS Project
3 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.65%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.04%) SaaS
2 7 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (4.55%) PaaS
3 3 (1.95%) Office 365
4 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 45 (29.22%) Firewall
2 27 (17.53%) TCP/IP
3 24 (15.58%) DNS
3 24 (15.58%) Network Security
4 19 (12.34%) DHCP
5 18 (11.69%) Internet
6 15 (9.74%) LAN
6 15 (9.74%) WAN
7 14 (9.09%) IPsec
8 13 (8.44%) ICMP
8 13 (8.44%) SSL
9 12 (7.79%) ADSL
9 12 (7.79%) Ethernet
9 12 (7.79%) HSRP
9 12 (7.79%) Intrusion Detection
9 12 (7.79%) ISDN
9 12 (7.79%) MPLS
9 12 (7.79%) PSTN
9 12 (7.79%) SNMP
9 12 (7.79%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.55%) MySQL
1 7 (4.55%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.65%) Big Data
2 1 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.65%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.65%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (0.65%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 7 (4.55%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 51 (33.12%) Finance
2 11 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 9 (5.84%) Legal
4 4 (2.60%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.30%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.30%) Electronics
5 2 (1.30%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.30%) Marketing
6 1 (0.65%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (16.88%) Analyst
2 21 (13.64%) Administrator
3 19 (12.34%) Windows Administrator
4 18 (11.69%) Network Engineer
5 17 (11.04%) Security Analyst
6 14 (9.09%) Security Engineer
6 14 (9.09%) Software Engineer
7 12 (7.79%) Information Analyst
8 11 (7.14%) Information Security Analyst
9 8 (5.19%) IT Engineer
9 8 (5.19%) Linux Engineer
10 7 (4.55%) Consultant
10 7 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (4.55%) Senior Security Analyst
11 6 (3.90%) Security Manager
11 6 (3.90%) Technical Director
12 5 (3.25%) Active Directory Analyst
12 5 (3.25%) Information Manager
12 5 (3.25%) Information Security Manager
12 5 (3.25%) IT Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.79%) 802.1X
2 10 (6.49%) SailPoint
3 9 (5.84%) Ext JS
3 9 (5.84%) HTML
3 9 (5.84%) mod_perl
3 9 (5.84%) Symfony
4 7 (4.55%) LAMP
4 7 (4.55%) WebSockets
5 5 (3.25%) Web Services
6 3 (1.95%) OAuth
6 3 (1.95%) RESTful
7 2 (1.30%) Middleware
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.65%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 51 (33.12%) Management Information System
2 31 (20.13%) Data Centre
3 16 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (10.39%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (7.79%) Driving Licence
5 8 (5.19%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.95%) CESG
6 3 (1.95%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (1.95%) DataPower
6 3 (1.95%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (1.95%) PKI
7 1 (0.65%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (0.65%) Cyber Defence
7 1 (0.65%) iPad
7 1 (0.65%) SCADA
7 1 (0.65%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.65%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.65%) Tandem
7 1 (0.65%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 57 (37.01%) Windows
2 41 (26.62%) Unix
3 38 (24.68%) Linux
4 26 (16.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (14.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (12.99%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (4.55%) Windows Server
8 4 (2.60%) Android
8 4 (2.60%) Apple iOS
8 4 (2.60%) Mac OS X
8 4 (2.60%) Solaris
9 3 (1.95%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.30%) AIX
11 1 (0.65%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
1 44 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
2 42 (27.27%) Risk Management
3 37 (24.03%) Change Management
3 37 (24.03%) Security Operations
4 35 (22.73%) Information Assurance
5 33 (21.43%) ITIL
6 31 (20.13%) GAP Analysis
7 28 (18.18%) SIEM
8 27 (17.53%) Technical Architecture
9 26 (16.88%) B2B
10 24 (15.58%) Line Management
11 19 (12.34%) Cybersecurity
12 17 (11.04%) Project Management
12 17 (11.04%) Software Engineering
12 17 (11.04%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 16 (10.39%) Information Security Management
13 16 (10.39%) Network Management
13 16 (10.39%) Security Management
14 15 (9.74%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 23 (14.94%) C
2 20 (12.99%) Perl
3 19 (12.34%) C++
3 19 (12.34%) Python
4 18 (11.69%) Java
5 8 (5.19%) JavaScript
5 8 (5.19%) SQL
6 7 (4.55%) Bourne shell
6 7 (4.55%) PL/SQL
7 6 (3.90%) PHP
8 1 (0.65%) ABAP
8 1 (0.65%) C#
8 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 45 (29.22%) CISSP
2 37 (24.03%) CISM
3 33 (21.43%) CISA
4 29 (18.83%) GCIH
4 29 (18.83%) GIAC
5 21 (13.64%) Security Cleared
6 20 (12.99%) MCSA
6 20 (12.99%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (11.04%) MCSE
8 15 (9.74%) CompTIA Security+
8 15 (9.74%) Degree
8 15 (9.74%) Security+ Certification
9 13 (8.44%) SC Cleared
10 7 (4.55%) CEH
10 7 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (3.25%) BPSS Clearance
11 5 (3.25%) CESG Certified Professional
12 4 (2.60%) CCNA
12 4 (2.60%) CLAS
13 3 (1.95%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (25.32%) PCI DSS
2 28 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (11.69%) COBIT
4 4 (2.60%) SLA
5 3 (1.95%) ISO27002
6 2 (1.30%) FISMA
6 2 (1.30%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (1.30%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.65%) COSO
7 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.65%) ISO27005
7 1 (0.65%) PA-DSS
7 1 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.65%) SAS 70
System Software
1 36 (23.38%) Active Directory
2 18 (11.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (7.79%) Firmware
4 7 (4.55%) Docker
5 1 (0.65%) RACF
Systems Management
1 18 (11.69%) WSUS
2 17 (11.04%) Nessus
3 7 (4.55%) Kubernetes
4 6 (3.90%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 5 (3.25%) Oracle Identity Management
5 5 (3.25%) SCCM
6 4 (2.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (1.30%) EnCase
7 2 (1.30%) FortiGate
7 2 (1.30%) FTK
7 2 (1.30%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.65%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.65%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
8 1 (0.65%) IBM BigFix
8 1 (0.65%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 29 (18.83%) Microsoft
2 21 (13.64%) VMware
3 18 (11.69%) Cisco
3 18 (11.69%) Qualys
4 17 (11.04%) Oracle
5 14 (9.09%) TOWER Software
6 7 (4.55%) CheckPoint
7 5 (3.25%) CA
8 4 (2.60%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 4 (2.60%) Dell
8 4 (2.60%) IBM
8 4 (2.60%) Infoblox
8 4 (2.60%) Palo Alto
8 4 (2.60%) Sybase
9 3 (1.95%) FireEye
9 3 (1.95%) Intel Security
9 3 (1.95%) IronPort
9 3 (1.95%) SAP
9 3 (1.95%) Symantec
10 2 (1.30%) Fortinet
Southampton, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Talent International
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £32500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Fleet
Mint
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 18 days ago