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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security
Rank 58 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.43% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% - -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Average salary £45,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
492 441 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 87.70% 85.63% 87.98%
Number of salaries quoted 401 391 395
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £28,088
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Cyber Security Salary Histogram in Swindon

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 6 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Security Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (20.00%) Juniper
4 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (20.00%) VoIP
4 2 (20.00%) WAN
4 2 (20.00%) VPN
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) CCNP
4 2 (20.00%) CCNA
4 2 (20.00%) Network Security
4 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Android
5 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Line Management
5 1 (10.00%) BYOD
5 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (10.00%) IIS

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) Network Security
2 2 (20.00%) VoIP
2 2 (20.00%) WAN
2 2 (20.00%) VPN
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Tester
1 4 (40.00%) Penetration Tester
2 3 (30.00%) Security Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Security Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Security Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Forensic Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Security Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Enterprise Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (10.00%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) Computer Forensics
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCNP
1 2 (20.00%) CCNA
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Juniper