The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Testing
Rank 61 - 61
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.16% - 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% - 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Average salary £47,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Security Testing
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
521 451 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 86.12% 80.68% 81.40%
Number of salaries quoted 394 382 391
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,814 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Testing across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Security Testing Salary Trend in Swindon

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon region citing Security Testing 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 Security Testing.

1 7 (87.50%) MCSA
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
1 7 (87.50%) CCNP
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
1 7 (87.50%) PCI DSS
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (87.50%) SIEM
1 7 (87.50%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (75.00%) Security Management
3 5 (62.50%) ITIL
3 5 (62.50%) MCP
3 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) CISSP
3 5 (62.50%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (62.50%) CheckPoint
3 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
3 5 (62.50%) CHFI
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (62.50%) Coaching
4 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
4 3 (37.50%) Information Security
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) MCSE
5 2 (25.00%) CCNA
5 2 (25.00%) Nessus
5 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon region citing Security Testing 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 Security Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco IOS
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Security Manager
1 5 (62.50%) Operations Manager
1 5 (62.50%) Security Operations Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Risk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Security Risk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) SIEM
1 7 (87.50%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (75.00%) Security Management
3 5 (62.50%) ITIL
3 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2
3 5 (62.50%) Coaching
4 3 (37.50%) Information Security
4 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
5 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (12.50%) Information Security Management
6 1 (12.50%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) MCSA
1 7 (87.50%) CCNP
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (62.50%) CHFI
2 5 (62.50%) CISSP
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (62.50%) MCP
3 2 (25.00%) MCSE
3 2 (25.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) CheckPoint
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft