The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Swindon region that had Security Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Specialist
Rank 43 - 67
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Specialist 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.86% - 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% - 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
Security Specialist
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
345 490 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 98.57% 97.42% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 290 441 459
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,400 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of job ads across the Swindon region that featured Security Specialist in the job title.

Security Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Security Specialist
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Security Specialist Salary Trend in Swindon

Security Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Security Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Swindon region featuring Security Specialist in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
1 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
1 5 (62.50%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) Network Security
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Management
3 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS
3 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) HIPAA
3 3 (37.50%) SOA
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Intel
3 3 (37.50%) Security Management
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) DevOps
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) Ceph
3 3 (37.50%) Microservices
3 3 (37.50%) Public Cloud
3 3 (37.50%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (37.50%) Open Source
3 3 (37.50%) PaaS
3 3 (37.50%) OpenStack
3 3 (37.50%) IaaS
3 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (37.50%) OpenDaylight

Security Specialist Skill Set
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (37.50%) IaaS
1 3 (37.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) OpenDaylight
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (37.50%) Public Cloud
3 1 (12.50%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Kali Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (37.50%) DevOps
3 3 (37.50%) Microservices
3 3 (37.50%) Open Source
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Management
3 3 (37.50%) Presales
3 3 (37.50%) Security Management
3 3 (37.50%) SOA
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Information Security
4 2 (25.00%) ISMS
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (12.50%) Information Security Management
5 1 (12.50%) Social Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) CISA
3 2 (25.00%) CISM
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) CEH
4 1 (12.50%) CHECK Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) CISSP
4 1 (12.50%) CREST Certified
4 1 (12.50%) OSCP
4 1 (12.50%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (37.50%) HIPAA
2 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Ceph
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Intel
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) ArcSight