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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security
Rank 61 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 3 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.49% 0.76% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £47,500 £36,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
523 452 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 85.04% 86.42% 86.95%
Number of salaries quoted 467 386 376
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,648 £55,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 7 (63.64%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (54.55%) Security Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) Information Security
4 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
5 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (9.09%) Security Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) SQL CLR
5 1 (9.09%) REST
5 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (9.09%) Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (9.09%) Line Management
5 1 (9.09%) BYOD
5 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
5 1 (9.09%) Security Patching
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Replication
5 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (9.09%) JSON

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) SQL CLR
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Tester
1 5 (45.45%) Penetration Tester
2 4 (36.36%) Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Security Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Penetration Tester
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Tester
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
5 1 (9.09%) Forensic Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Security Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Enterprise Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Security Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Senior DBA
5 1 (9.09%) Senior SQL DBA
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) DBA
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) JSON
1 1 (9.09%) WCF
1 1 (9.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
1 1 (9.09%) Replication
1 1 (9.09%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (54.55%) Security Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) Computer Forensics
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
4 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 1 (9.09%) Security Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) Line Management
4 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
4 1 (9.09%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
2 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) IBM
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) HP
1 1 (9.09%) Cognizant
1 1 (9.09%) Reuters
1 1 (9.09%) BT