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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 50 42 53
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 13 23 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.29% 4.09% 2.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.58% 4.38% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 12
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,760 £53,630 £67,650
UK excluding London average salary £50,525 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% -
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
504 525 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 88.89% 93.42% 88.11%
Number of salaries quoted 469 415 384
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 13 February 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Swindon

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 18 (62.07%) CISSP
1 18 (62.07%) Finance
2 14 (48.28%) CISM
3 10 (34.48%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (31.03%) Cyberthreat
4 9 (31.03%) CEH
4 9 (31.03%) GIAC
5 8 (27.59%) Vulnerability Management
6 7 (24.14%) Security Operations
7 6 (20.69%) Security Operations Centre
7 6 (20.69%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 6 (20.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (20.69%) CISA
7 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
7 6 (20.69%) Risk Management
8 5 (17.24%) Business Continuity
8 5 (17.24%) PCI DSS
9 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (13.79%) CRISC
10 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
10 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (10.34%) Internet
10 3 (10.34%) ITIL
10 3 (10.34%) Security Management
10 3 (10.34%) Banking
10 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
10 3 (10.34%) Identity Access Management
10 3 (10.34%) Security Architecture
10 3 (10.34%) Data Protection
10 3 (10.34%) SIEM

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 3 (10.34%) Internet
2 2 (6.90%) Extranet
2 2 (6.90%) Firewall
2 2 (6.90%) Intranet
3 1 (3.45%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) FTP
3 1 (3.45%) HTTP
3 1 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (3.45%) SAN
3 1 (3.45%) SMTP
3 1 (3.45%) SSL
3 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
General
1 18 (62.07%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
2 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.90%) Legal
4 1 (3.45%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Security Manager
2 8 (27.59%) Cybersecurity Manager
3 5 (17.24%) Operational Security Manager
3 5 (17.24%) Security Operations Manager
4 4 (13.79%) Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Head of Information
4 4 (13.79%) Head of Information Security
4 4 (13.79%) Head of Security
4 4 (13.79%) IT Manager
4 4 (13.79%) Security Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Incident Manager
5 3 (10.34%) IT Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) IT Security Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Compliance Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Head of IT Audit
6 2 (6.90%) Head of IT Security
6 2 (6.90%) IT Security Officer
6 2 (6.90%) Risk Officer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior IT Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Cyberthreat
2 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
2 6 (20.69%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (6.90%) CESG
3 2 (6.90%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Unix
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (27.59%) Vulnerability Management
3 7 (24.14%) Security Operations
4 6 (20.69%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 6 (20.69%) Risk Management
5 5 (17.24%) Business Continuity
6 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (10.34%) Data Protection
7 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (10.34%) Identity Access Management
7 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
7 3 (10.34%) ITIL
7 3 (10.34%) Security Architecture
7 3 (10.34%) Security Management
7 3 (10.34%) SIEM
8 2 (6.90%) Internal Audit
8 2 (6.90%) IT Audit
8 2 (6.90%) ITIL V3
8 2 (6.90%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 18 (62.07%) CISSP
2 14 (48.28%) CISM
3 9 (31.03%) CEH
3 9 (31.03%) GIAC
4 6 (20.69%) CISA
5 4 (13.79%) CRISC
6 1 (3.45%) CGEIT
6 1 (3.45%) CISMP
6 1 (3.45%) Degree
6 1 (3.45%) MBCS
6 1 (3.45%) QiCA
6 1 (3.45%) SANS
6 1 (3.45%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (17.24%) PCI DSS
3 2 (6.90%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (6.90%) ISO22301
3 2 (6.90%) ISO27002
3 2 (6.90%) ISO27005
4 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) ACF2
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) Computacenter
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
Swindon
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre
Salary: From £45,671 to £60,774 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago