The table below looks at the statistics for Information 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 Information Security over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 61 53 52
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 11 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.67% 3.05% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 3.66% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 6
Average salary £40,500 £76,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.71% +12.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,494 £48,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Information 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
561 519 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 85.00% 83.44% 81.28%
Number of salaries quoted 416 431 338
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,141
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Information Security
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Swindon

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Swindon

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon region citing Information 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 Information Security.

1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Risk Management
2 7 (30.43%) Firewall
2 7 (30.43%) PCI DSS
3 6 (26.09%) Finance
3 6 (26.09%) Cisco
3 6 (26.09%) Banking
3 6 (26.09%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (21.74%) Online Banking
4 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (17.39%) UNIX
5 4 (17.39%) Business Continuity
5 4 (17.39%) Nessus
5 4 (17.39%) Ethical Hacking
5 4 (17.39%) Snort
5 4 (17.39%) Security Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Network Security
5 4 (17.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (17.39%) Nmap
5 4 (17.39%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
5 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
5 4 (17.39%) Splunk
5 4 (17.39%) LogLogic
5 4 (17.39%) RMADS
6 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
6 3 (13.04%) SQL
7 2 (8.70%) ITIL
7 2 (8.70%) MCSE
7 2 (8.70%) MCSA

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon region citing Information 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 Information Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) Firewall
2 4 (17.39%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (17.39%) Network Security
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Metasploit
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
1 6 (26.09%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) Security Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Architect
3 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Architect
3 5 (21.74%) Security Architect
3 5 (21.74%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Security Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Information Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Security Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Security Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Information Security Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Risk Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) IT Security Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Security Risk Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) IT Risk Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Risk Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Data Protection Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Online Banking
2 4 (17.39%) RMADS
3 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.70%) Statistics
5 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.35%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (4.35%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) UNIX
3 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Risk Management
2 6 (26.09%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (17.39%) Security Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Ethical Hacking
4 4 (17.39%) Business Continuity
5 2 (8.70%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL
5 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.70%) Data Security
5 2 (8.70%) Security Management
5 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (8.70%) CRAMM
5 2 (8.70%) Information Assurance
5 2 (8.70%) SIEM
5 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.35%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
1 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) MCSE
2 2 (8.70%) MCSA
2 2 (8.70%) CCNP
2 2 (8.70%) CCNA
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.35%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) PCI DSS
2 4 (17.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Snort
1 4 (17.39%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Cisco
2 4 (17.39%) Splunk
2 4 (17.39%) LogLogic
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
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