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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 56 58 46
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 5 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.97% 1.16% 2.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 1.28% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 12
Median salary £24,000 £46,250 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-48.10% +12.12%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
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
444 469 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 85.71% 90.72% 86.71%
Number of salaries quoted 389 408 397
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £55,648
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of job ads across the Swindon region citing Information Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 May 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Swindon

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing Information Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Swindon region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 10 (52.63%) Management Information System
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 8 (42.11%) CISSP
3 6 (31.58%) Firewall
3 6 (31.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (21.05%) CISM
5 4 (21.05%) Benchmarking
5 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
5 4 (21.05%) DNS
5 4 (21.05%) Time Management
6 3 (15.79%) VLAN
6 3 (15.79%) PCI DSS
6 3 (15.79%) Security Architecture
6 3 (15.79%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (15.79%) Contingency Planning
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (15.79%) DHCP
6 3 (15.79%) LAN
6 3 (15.79%) WLAN
6 3 (15.79%) WAN
6 3 (15.79%) Project Management
6 3 (15.79%) OSPF
6 3 (15.79%) CCNA
6 3 (15.79%) Internet
6 3 (15.79%) CEH
6 3 (15.79%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Wireless
6 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
7 2 (10.53%) Telecoms

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) Firewall
2 4 (21.05%) DNS
2 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
3 3 (15.79%) DHCP
3 3 (15.79%) Internet
3 3 (15.79%) LAN
3 3 (15.79%) OSPF
3 3 (15.79%) VLAN
3 3 (15.79%) WAN
3 3 (15.79%) Wireless
3 3 (15.79%) WLAN
4 2 (10.53%) Extranet
4 2 (10.53%) Intranet
5 1 (5.26%) FTP
5 1 (5.26%) HTTP
5 1 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (5.26%) SAN
5 1 (5.26%) SMTP
5 1 (5.26%) SSL
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Legal
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (15.79%) Analyst
1 3 (15.79%) IT Manager
1 3 (15.79%) Network Engineer
1 3 (15.79%) Security Analyst
1 3 (15.79%) Security Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Commercial Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Compliance Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) IT Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) IT Security Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) IT Security Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Penetration Tester
2 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Senior IT Security Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Senior Security Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Tester
3 1 (5.26%) IT Security Officer
3 1 (5.26%) IT Security Specialist
3 1 (5.26%) Security Officer
3 1 (5.26%) Security Specialist
3 1 (5.26%) Supplier Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) CESG
2 2 (10.53%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (5.26%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Unix
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (21.05%) Benchmarking
2 4 (21.05%) Time Management
3 3 (15.79%) Contingency Planning
3 3 (15.79%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (15.79%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (15.79%) Project Management
3 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
3 3 (15.79%) Security Architecture
4 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (10.53%) CRAMM
4 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
4 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL V3
4 2 (10.53%) Security Testing
4 2 (10.53%) SIEM
4 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
5 1 (5.26%) Content Management
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) CISSP
2 4 (21.05%) CISM
3 3 (15.79%) CCNA
3 3 (15.79%) CEH
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (10.53%) CISA
4 2 (10.53%) CREST Certified
4 2 (10.53%) MBCS
4 2 (10.53%) OSCP
4 2 (10.53%) QiCA
5 1 (5.26%) Degree
5 1 (5.26%) GIAC
5 1 (5.26%) HND
5 1 (5.26%) IISP
5 1 (5.26%) SANS
5 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (15.79%) PCI DSS
3 2 (10.53%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (10.53%) ISO22301
3 2 (10.53%) ISO27002
3 2 (10.53%) ISO27005
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) ACF2
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft