The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 85 83 82
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 15 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.31% 1.31% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 1.54% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 8
Average salary £47,500 £34,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.69% -18.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,100 £37,628
10% offered a salary of more than £65,267 £62,800 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
Information Security
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
972 1039 840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 84.89% 84.82% 85.98%
Number of salaries quoted 852 866 693
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,200 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Information Security
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

Information Security
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +9 9 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Chippenham +6 3 £50,000 +66.66%
Malmesbury - 2 - -
Corsham - 1 £50,000 -
Information Security
South West

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 16 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (46.43%) CISSP
2 13 (46.43%) Firewall
3 11 (39.29%) ITIL
3 11 (39.29%) PCI DSS
4 9 (32.14%) SIEM
5 8 (28.57%) Finance
6 7 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (25.00%) Degree
6 7 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (21.43%) Data Protection
7 6 (21.43%) Computer Forensics
7 6 (21.43%) Risk Management
7 6 (21.43%) Business Continuity
7 6 (21.43%) CISM
8 5 (17.86%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (17.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 5 (17.86%) CHFI
8 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
8 5 (17.86%) Cyber Security
9 4 (14.29%) Security Architecture
9 4 (14.29%) CISA
9 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
9 4 (14.29%) SSCP
10 3 (10.71%) ISO 9001
10 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
10 3 (10.71%) CESG
10 3 (10.71%) Vulnerability Management
10 3 (10.71%) ISMS
10 3 (10.71%) Security Testing

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Project
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (46.43%) Firewall
2 2 (7.14%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.57%) Mocha
1 1 (3.57%) Jasmine
1 1 (3.57%) Grunt
1 1 (3.57%) Bower
1 1 (3.57%) gulp
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Analyst
1 8 (28.57%) Security Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Information Manager
3 5 (17.86%) Security Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
4 4 (14.29%) IT Security Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Security Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Security Specialist
5 3 (10.71%) IT Security Specialist
5 3 (10.71%) Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Information Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Security Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) IT Security Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Information Governance Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Governance Manager
6 2 (7.14%) IT Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Information Security Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Incident Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) HTML
1 1 (3.57%) CSS
1 1 (3.57%) SOAP
1 1 (3.57%) Web Services
1 1 (3.57%) HTML5
1 1 (3.57%) REST
1 1 (3.57%) WebSockets
1 1 (3.57%) Backbone.js
1 1 (3.57%) Sass
1 1 (3.57%) LESS
1 1 (3.57%) Ember.js
1 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.71%) CESG
3 2 (7.14%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.57%) User Experience
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) ITIL
2 9 (32.14%) SIEM
3 7 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (21.43%) Business Continuity
4 6 (21.43%) Risk Management
4 6 (21.43%) Computer Forensics
4 6 (21.43%) Data Protection
5 5 (17.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 5 (17.86%) Cyber Security
5 5 (17.86%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 4 (14.29%) Security Architecture
7 3 (10.71%) ISMS
7 3 (10.71%) Security Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (7.14%) Project Management
8 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (7.14%) Data Security
8 2 (7.14%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) CISSP
2 7 (25.00%) Degree
3 6 (21.43%) CISM
4 5 (17.86%) CHFI
5 4 (14.29%) SSCP
5 4 (14.29%) CISA
6 2 (7.14%) GIAC
6 2 (7.14%) CEH
6 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
6 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
6 2 (7.14%) CRISC
7 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (39.29%) PCI DSS
3 3 (10.71%) ISO 9001
4 2 (7.14%) BS7799
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
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