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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 57 48 51
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 10 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.67% 2.58% 2.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 2.81% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 13
Average salary £47,500 £53,288 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.86% +18.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £42,750 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,352 £64,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
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
529 499 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 88.31% 92.07% 86.88%
Number of salaries quoted 480 416 382
Average salary £47,304 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.30% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 April 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Swindon

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 11 (50.00%) CISSP
3 9 (40.91%) Management Information System
4 7 (31.82%) CISM
4 7 (31.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (27.27%) CISA
6 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
7 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (18.18%) Firewall
7 4 (18.18%) Benchmarking
7 4 (18.18%) Time Management
7 4 (18.18%) PCI DSS
8 3 (13.64%) CRISC
8 3 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (13.64%) Security Architecture
8 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
8 3 (13.64%) Internal Audit
8 3 (13.64%) Internet
8 3 (13.64%) ITIL
8 3 (13.64%) Banking
8 3 (13.64%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
9 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
9 2 (9.09%) CESG
9 2 (9.09%) Legal
9 2 (9.09%) QiCA
9 2 (9.09%) CEH
9 2 (9.09%) Supplier Management
9 2 (9.09%) MBCS
9 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 4 (18.18%) Firewall
2 3 (13.64%) Internet
3 2 (9.09%) DNS
3 2 (9.09%) Extranet
3 2 (9.09%) Intranet
3 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.55%) DHCP
4 1 (4.55%) FTP
4 1 (4.55%) HTTP
4 1 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (4.55%) LAN
4 1 (4.55%) OSPF
4 1 (4.55%) SAN
4 1 (4.55%) SMTP
4 1 (4.55%) SSL
4 1 (4.55%) VLAN
4 1 (4.55%) WAN
4 1 (4.55%) Wireless
4 1 (4.55%) WLAN
General
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
2 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (18.18%) Head of Information
1 4 (18.18%) Head of Information Security
1 4 (18.18%) Head of Security
1 4 (18.18%) IT Manager
1 4 (18.18%) Security Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Security Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Commercial Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Compliance Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Head of IT
3 2 (9.09%) Head of IT Audit
3 2 (9.09%) Head of IT Security
3 2 (9.09%) IT Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) IT Security Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) IT Security Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Senior IT Security Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) IT Security Officer
4 1 (4.55%) IT Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) CESG
2 2 (9.09%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Unix
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
2 4 (18.18%) Benchmarking
2 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (18.18%) Time Management
3 3 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
3 3 (13.64%) Internal Audit
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL
3 3 (13.64%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (13.64%) Security Architecture
4 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
4 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (9.09%) CRAMM
4 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (9.09%) IT Audit
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL V3
4 2 (9.09%) SIEM
4 2 (9.09%) Supplier Management
5 1 (4.55%) Communications Security
5 1 (4.55%) ISMS
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) CISSP
2 7 (31.82%) CISM
3 6 (27.27%) CISA
4 3 (13.64%) CRISC
5 2 (9.09%) CEH
5 2 (9.09%) MBCS
5 2 (9.09%) QiCA
6 1 (4.55%) CCNA
6 1 (4.55%) CGEIT
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (4.55%) CISMP
6 1 (4.55%) CREST Certified
6 1 (4.55%) Degree
6 1 (4.55%) GIAC
6 1 (4.55%) HND
6 1 (4.55%) IISP
6 1 (4.55%) OSCP
6 1 (4.55%) SANS
6 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (18.18%) PCI DSS
3 2 (9.09%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (9.09%) ISO22301
3 2 (9.09%) ISO27002
3 2 (9.09%) ISO27005
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) ACF2
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
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