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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 69 78 64
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 19 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.75% 1.70% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% 1.98% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 11
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £42,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
903 858 783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 83.38% 85.80% 86.33%
Number of salaries quoted 719 748 710
Average salary £40,000 £43,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +4 11 £53,288 +18.41% 2
Chippenham -3 1 £40,000 -23.80% 2
Information Security
South West

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 27 (50.94%) Firewall
2 24 (45.28%) PCI DSS
3 23 (43.40%) Degree
3 23 (43.40%) CISSP
4 17 (32.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (28.30%) ITIL
5 15 (28.30%) SIEM
6 14 (26.42%) Business Continuity
7 11 (20.75%) Kalman Filter
7 11 (20.75%) Penetration Testing
8 10 (18.87%) CHFI
8 10 (18.87%) Computer Science
8 10 (18.87%) Risk Management
8 10 (18.87%) PRINCE2
9 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
9 9 (16.98%) Finance
9 9 (16.98%) Management Information System
10 8 (15.09%) Windows
10 8 (15.09%) Security Architecture
11 7 (13.21%) Security Testing
11 7 (13.21%) Vulnerability Management
11 7 (13.21%) Mentoring
11 7 (13.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 7 (13.21%) MCSA
11 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (11.32%) UNIX
12 6 (11.32%) Computer Forensics
12 6 (11.32%) Data Protection
13 5 (9.43%) Retail
13 5 (9.43%) Business Analysis

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 2 (3.77%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Project
1 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 27 (50.94%) Firewall
2 3 (5.66%) IPsec
3 2 (3.77%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.89%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.89%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Metasploit
General
1 9 (16.98%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Retail
3 4 (7.55%) Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (32.08%) Consultant
2 16 (30.19%) Security Consultant
3 10 (18.87%) Security Analyst
3 10 (18.87%) Analyst
4 8 (15.09%) Security Manager
5 7 (13.21%) Information Security Consultant
6 6 (11.32%) Security Architect
6 6 (11.32%) IT Consultant
6 6 (11.32%) Architect
6 6 (11.32%) IT Security Consultant
7 5 (9.43%) Operations Manager
7 5 (9.43%) Junior Consultant
7 5 (9.43%) Security Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) Information Manager
7 5 (9.43%) Junior
7 5 (9.43%) IT Operations Manager
7 5 (9.43%) Security Operations Manager
8 4 (7.55%) Enterprise Architect
8 4 (7.55%) Team Leader
9 3 (5.66%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) .NET
1 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.89%) Web Services
1 1 (1.89%) WCF
1 1 (1.89%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) Computer Science
2 9 (16.98%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.55%) Statistics
4 3 (5.66%) Online Banking
4 3 (5.66%) CESG
5 2 (3.77%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.09%) Windows
2 6 (11.32%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.30%) ITIL
1 15 (28.30%) SIEM
2 14 (26.42%) Business Continuity
3 11 (20.75%) Penetration Testing
3 11 (20.75%) Kalman Filter
4 10 (18.87%) Risk Management
4 10 (18.87%) PRINCE2
5 8 (15.09%) Security Architecture
6 7 (13.21%) Mentoring
6 7 (13.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 7 (13.21%) Vulnerability Management
6 7 (13.21%) Security Testing
7 6 (11.32%) Computer Forensics
7 6 (11.32%) Data Protection
8 5 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (9.43%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (9.43%) Business Analysis
9 4 (7.55%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (7.55%) Data Security
9 4 (7.55%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (43.40%) CISSP
1 23 (43.40%) Degree
2 10 (18.87%) CHFI
3 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (13.21%) MCSA
4 5 (9.43%) MCP
5 3 (5.66%) SSCP
6 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.77%) MCSE
6 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.77%) CCNP
6 2 (3.77%) CCNA
7 1 (1.89%) ISEB
7 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.89%) CISM
7 1 (1.89%) CISMP
7 1 (1.89%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (45.28%) PCI DSS
2 17 (32.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.77%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.89%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Nessus
1 2 (3.77%) Nmap
2 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.43%) Cisco
3 1 (1.89%) Sourcefire
Chippenham, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Wiltshire
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £60000 - £78000 per annum + Includes Car and Bonus (10%)
Posted: 19 days ago
Swindon
iKonnect
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Zurich
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago