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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 78 64 82
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +18
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 15 35 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.40% 3.23% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 3.52% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 13 26 15
Average salary £50,000 £46,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.95% +3.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £39,250 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £63,352 £51,576 £65,100
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -
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
933 995 830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 87.11% 91.79% 85.57%
Number of salaries quoted 857 841 735
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -5 13 £52,500 +12.29% 4
Chippenham -2 2 £50,000 +25.00%
Information Security
South West

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 22 (62.86%) Finance
2 20 (57.14%) CISSP
3 16 (45.71%) CISM
4 11 (31.43%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (25.71%) Cyberthreat
5 9 (25.71%) Security Operations
5 9 (25.71%) CEH
5 9 (25.71%) Management Information System
5 9 (25.71%) Risk Management
5 9 (25.71%) GIAC
6 8 (22.86%) Business Continuity
6 8 (22.86%) CISA
6 8 (22.86%) Windows
6 8 (22.86%) Vulnerability Management
7 7 (20.00%) ITIL
8 6 (17.14%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (17.14%) Security Management
8 6 (17.14%) Supplier Management
8 6 (17.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (17.14%) Performance Management
8 6 (17.14%) Security Operations Centre
8 6 (17.14%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
9 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
9 5 (14.29%) PCI DSS
10 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (11.43%) CRISC
10 4 (11.43%) Network Security
10 4 (11.43%) Line Management
10 4 (11.43%) Incident Management
10 4 (11.43%) Requirements Management

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) Firewall
1 4 (11.43%) Network Security
2 2 (5.71%) Internet
3 1 (2.86%) DNS
3 1 (2.86%) Extranet
3 1 (2.86%) FTP
3 1 (2.86%) HTTP
3 1 (2.86%) Intranet
3 1 (2.86%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.86%) SAN
3 1 (2.86%) SMTP
3 1 (2.86%) SSL
3 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
General
1 22 (62.86%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Banking
2 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Billing
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Security Manager
2 8 (22.86%) Cybersecurity Manager
3 6 (17.14%) Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Security Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Head of Information
4 5 (14.29%) Head of Information Security
4 5 (14.29%) Head of Security
4 5 (14.29%) Operational Security Manager
4 5 (14.29%) Security Operations Manager
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Head of Infrastructure
6 3 (8.57%) Incident Manager
6 3 (8.57%) IT Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) IT Manager
6 3 (8.57%) IT Security Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Compliance Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Head of IT Audit
7 2 (5.71%) Head of IT Security
7 2 (5.71%) Risk Officer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior IT Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Cyberthreat
1 9 (25.71%) Management Information System
2 6 (17.14%) Security Operations Centre
3 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.86%) CESG
5 1 (2.86%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.86%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Linux
3 2 (5.71%) Unix
4 1 (2.86%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (25.71%) Risk Management
2 9 (25.71%) Security Operations
3 8 (22.86%) Business Continuity
3 8 (22.86%) Vulnerability Management
4 7 (20.00%) ITIL
5 6 (17.14%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 6 (17.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (17.14%) Performance Management
5 6 (17.14%) Security Management
5 6 (17.14%) Supplier Management
6 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (11.43%) Incident Management
6 4 (11.43%) Line Management
6 4 (11.43%) Requirements Management
6 4 (11.43%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (8.57%) Business Continuity Planning
7 3 (8.57%) Security Architecture
7 3 (8.57%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 20 (57.14%) CISSP
2 16 (45.71%) CISM
3 9 (25.71%) CEH
3 9 (25.71%) GIAC
4 8 (22.86%) CISA
5 4 (11.43%) CRISC
6 1 (2.86%) CGEIT
6 1 (2.86%) CISMP
6 1 (2.86%) Degree
6 1 (2.86%) SANS
6 1 (2.86%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (14.29%) PCI DSS
3 4 (11.43%) SLA
4 2 (5.71%) ISO22301
4 2 (5.71%) ISO27002
4 2 (5.71%) ISO27005
5 1 (2.86%) GPG13
5 1 (2.86%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) ACF2
Vendors
1 1 (2.86%) Computacenter
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre
Salary: From £45,671 to £60,774 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 21 days ago