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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Specialist
Rank 56 64 74
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Specialist 5 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.07% 0.67% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 0.71% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 1
Median salary £58,750 £46,000 £63,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.71% -27.55%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £46,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+18.91% -7.50%
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
457 565 623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 97.44% 95.28% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 379 515 521
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,648
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Specialist across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Security Specialist Salary Histogram in Swindon

Security Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (71.43%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Security Management
3 3 (42.86%) CISA
3 3 (42.86%) CISM
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Information Security
3 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (28.57%) ArcSight
4 2 (28.57%) ISMS
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Retail
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) CISSP
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) QiCA
5 1 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
5 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 1 (14.29%) Nessus

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) CESG
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Kali Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (57.14%) Security Management
3 3 (42.86%) Information Security
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) ISMS
4 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Communications Security
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
5 1 (14.29%) Internal Audit
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
5 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Protective Monitoring
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 1 (14.29%) SIEM
5 1 (14.29%) Social Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) CISA
2 3 (42.86%) CISM
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) CISSP
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) CEH
4 1 (14.29%) CHECK Team Leader
4 1 (14.29%) CREST Certified
4 1 (14.29%) IISP
4 1 (14.29%) MBCS
4 1 (14.29%) OSCP
4 1 (14.29%) QiCA
4 1 (14.29%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) ArcSight
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat