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 17 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Assurance
Rank 72 74 42
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -32
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 1 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.15% 0.16% 2.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.19% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 9
Average salary £63,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.01% -2.35%
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £45,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+13.88% -21.73%
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
547 530 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 82.13% 86.74% 78.87%
Number of salaries quoted 429 427 288
Average salary £42,500 £41,934 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.34% -6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £29,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £62,143 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 12 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Nessus
1 2 (100.00%) Nmap
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) RMADS
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 (100.00%) Security Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) IT Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft