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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 48 56 44
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 19 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 3.22% 1.87% 2.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.56% 2.30% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 15
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £22,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,576 £73,600 £59,100
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
533 391 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 90.34% 81.29% 83.99%
Number of salaries quoted 408 357 442
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 30 January 2015.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Swindon

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 13 (54.17%) Firewall
2 10 (41.67%) PCI DSS
3 8 (33.33%) Degree
4 7 (29.17%) Business Continuity
4 7 (29.17%) CISSP
4 7 (29.17%) Windows
5 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 6 (25.00%) Finance
5 6 (25.00%) Banking
6 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (20.83%) UNIX
6 5 (20.83%) Online Banking
6 5 (20.83%) Mentoring
7 4 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (16.67%) Security Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
8 3 (12.50%) Retail
9 2 (8.33%) Nessus
9 2 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 2 (8.33%) Nmap
9 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (8.33%) Statistics
9 2 (8.33%) Data Security
9 2 (8.33%) Security Management
9 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
9 2 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 13 (54.17%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (4.17%) Network Security
3 1 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Metasploit
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
1 6 (25.00%) Banking
2 3 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Consultant
1 13 (54.17%) Security Consultant
2 5 (20.83%) Information Security Consultant
2 5 (20.83%) IT Security Consultant
2 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Architect
2 5 (20.83%) Security Architect
2 5 (20.83%) Architect
2 5 (20.83%) IT Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Junior
4 3 (12.50%) Security Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Junior Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Risk Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Information Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Security Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Security Risk Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Risk Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Application Security Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) IT Risk Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) AppFabric
1 1 (4.17%) WCF
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
1 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Online Banking
2 2 (8.33%) Statistics
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Business Continuity
2 6 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (20.83%) Mentoring
4 4 (16.67%) Security Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Data Security
6 2 (8.33%) Security Management
6 2 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (8.33%) ITIL
6 2 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (8.33%) CRAMM
6 2 (8.33%) SIEM
7 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
7 1 (4.17%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Degree
2 7 (29.17%) CISSP
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.33%) CCNP
3 2 (8.33%) CCNA
3 2 (8.33%) MCSE
3 2 (8.33%) MCSA
3 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) ISEB
4 1 (4.17%) CISM
4 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (41.67%) PCI DSS
2 4 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Nmap
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Nessus
2 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (4.17%) Sourcefire
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