The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Assurance
Rank 69 66 57
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 2 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.28% 0.17% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.20% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 6
Average salary £63,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.01% -2.35%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
Information Assurance
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
569 498 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 80.94% 86.91% 79.02%
Number of salaries quoted 453 394 422
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £85,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Information Assurance Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Information Assurance Salary Trend in Swindon

Information Assurance
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon region citing Information Assurance 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 Information Assurance.

1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (100.00%) RMADS
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) CRAMM
2 2 (50.00%) Nessus
2 2 (50.00%) Nmap
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) CISA
2 2 (50.00%) CISM
2 2 (50.00%) Security Management
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Degree

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon region citing Information Assurance 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 Information Assurance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) IT Security Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) RMADS
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) CRAMM
2 2 (50.00%) Security Management
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
1 2 (50.00%) CISA
1 2 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft