The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 78 79
Rank change year-on-year +23 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 14 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 2.46% 0.94% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.78% 1.16% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 5
Median salary £35,500 £55,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.45% -21.42%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 Southampton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 504 605 647
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 88.73% 81.54% 83.59%
Number of salaries quoted 464 574 519
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 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 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 in Southampton.

Salary trend for Information Security in Southampton

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in Southampton over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 15 (53.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (50.00%) CISSP
3 10 (35.71%) CISM
3 10 (35.71%) Firewall
3 10 (35.71%) Windows
3 10 (35.71%) Management Information System
4 9 (32.14%) CISA
4 9 (32.14%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (32.14%) COBIT
4 9 (32.14%) Data Protection
4 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
5 8 (28.57%) Project Management
5 8 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 8 (28.57%) Finance
6 7 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 7 (25.00%) VMware
6 7 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (25.00%) CA
6 7 (25.00%) MCSA
6 7 (25.00%) LAN
6 7 (25.00%) WAN
6 7 (25.00%) DHCP
6 7 (25.00%) DNS
6 7 (25.00%) Cisco
6 7 (25.00%) CCNA
6 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 7 (25.00%) Windows 10
6 7 (25.00%) Office 365
6 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012

Information Security
Co-occurring 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 1 (3.57%) IIS
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) Firewall
2 7 (25.00%) DHCP
2 7 (25.00%) DNS
2 7 (25.00%) LAN
2 7 (25.00%) WAN
3 3 (10.71%) DMZ
3 3 (10.71%) Network Security
4 2 (7.14%) Wireless
5 1 (3.57%) Internet
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
1 8 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Electronics
2 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Audit Consultant
2 4 (14.29%) Compliance Consultant
2 4 (14.29%) Consultant
2 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Risk Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) Information Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Security Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Security Manager
4 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Business Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Coordinator
5 1 (3.57%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Project Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.14%) CESG
3 1 (3.57%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (3.57%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Windows
2 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
3 7 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (10.71%) Linux
5 1 (3.57%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Data Protection
2 8 (28.57%) Project Management
3 7 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 7 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (21.43%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (17.86%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (17.86%) IT Audit
5 5 (17.86%) OWASP
5 5 (17.86%) SDLC
5 5 (17.86%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (14.29%) Security Architecture
7 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (10.71%) Data Encryption
7 3 (10.71%) Information Security Management
7 3 (10.71%) Security Management
7 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (10.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (7.14%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) CISSP
2 10 (35.71%) CISM
3 9 (32.14%) CISA
3 9 (32.14%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (25.00%) CCNA
4 7 (25.00%) MCSA
4 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (21.43%) CESG Certified Professional
6 5 (17.86%) CompTIA Security+
6 5 (17.86%) Security+ Certification
7 4 (14.29%) CEH
7 4 (14.29%) CISMP
7 4 (14.29%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 4 (14.29%) PCI QSA
7 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
8 3 (10.71%) DV Cleared
9 2 (7.14%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 2 (7.14%) Degree
10 1 (3.57%) IISP
10 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (53.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (32.14%) COBIT
3 6 (21.43%) PCI DSS
4 4 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 4 (14.29%) NIST 800
5 1 (3.57%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (3.57%) GDPR
5 1 (3.57%) ISO 22301
5 1 (3.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) CA
1 7 (25.00%) Cisco
1 7 (25.00%) VMware
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) SAP
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago