The table below looks at the statistics for Cyber Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cyber Security over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cyber Security
Rank - - 54
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon - - 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Cyber Security
Wiltshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
602 551 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 82.24% 87.05% 79.76%
Number of salaries quoted 476 436 361
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £66,967 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Cyber Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cyber Security Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Cyber Security
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Cyber Security Salary Trend in Swindon

Cyber Security
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon region citing Cyber Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cyber Security.

1 4 (100.00%) Security Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Information Security
3 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Nessus
4 1 (25.00%) Nmap
4 1 (25.00%) WebInspect
4 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (25.00%) Metasploit
4 1 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon region citing Cyber Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cyber Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
1 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Metasploit
1 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Tester
1 4 (100.00%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Security Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (50.00%) Information Security
4 1 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Nessus
1 1 (25.00%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) HP