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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 62 75 71
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 27 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.42% 1.94% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.85% 2.28% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 16
Average salary £51,576 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.58% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £43,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £60,000 £66,875
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%
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
947 833 871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 85.01% 84.91% 85.39%
Number of salaries quoted 754 718 802
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -1 21 £51,576 +8.58%
Chippenham 0 1 £40,000 -23.80%
Information Security
South West

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (49.09%) Firewall
2 22 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 20 (36.36%) Degree
3 20 (36.36%) CISSP
4 16 (29.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (27.27%) ITIL
6 13 (23.64%) Business Continuity
7 11 (20.00%) Management Information System
7 11 (20.00%) Finance
7 11 (20.00%) SIEM
8 9 (16.36%) PRINCE2
8 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
9 8 (14.55%) Windows
9 8 (14.55%) Kalman Filter
9 8 (14.55%) Penetration Testing
10 7 (12.73%) CHFI
10 7 (12.73%) Vulnerability Management
10 7 (12.73%) Security Architecture
10 7 (12.73%) Computer Science
10 7 (12.73%) Security Testing
10 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (12.73%) Cisco
10 7 (12.73%) MCSA
10 7 (12.73%) Mentoring
11 6 (10.91%) Coaching
11 6 (10.91%) UNIX
11 6 (10.91%) Risk Assessment
11 6 (10.91%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (10.91%) Banking
11 6 (10.91%) Retail

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (3.64%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Project
1 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 27 (49.09%) Firewall
2 5 (9.09%) IPsec
3 2 (3.64%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.82%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.82%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Metasploit
General
1 11 (20.00%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Banking
2 6 (10.91%) Retail
3 1 (1.82%) Marketing
3 1 (1.82%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (30.91%) Consultant
2 16 (29.09%) Security Consultant
3 9 (16.36%) Analyst
4 8 (14.55%) Architect
4 8 (14.55%) Security Analyst
4 8 (14.55%) Security Architect
4 8 (14.55%) Security Manager
5 7 (12.73%) Security Engineer
5 7 (12.73%) Information Security Consultant
6 6 (10.91%) IT Security Consultant
6 6 (10.91%) Enterprise Architect
6 6 (10.91%) IT Consultant
7 5 (9.09%) Operations Manager
7 5 (9.09%) Junior Consultant
7 5 (9.09%) Junior
7 5 (9.09%) IT Operations Manager
7 5 (9.09%) Security Operations Manager
8 4 (7.27%) IT Security Engineer
8 4 (7.27%) Team Leader
8 4 (7.27%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) .NET
1 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.82%) Web Services
1 1 (1.82%) WCF
1 1 (1.82%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (12.73%) Computer Science
3 5 (9.09%) Statistics
3 5 (9.09%) Online Banking
4 4 (7.27%) CESG
5 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.55%) Windows
2 6 (10.91%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.27%) ITIL
2 13 (23.64%) Business Continuity
3 11 (20.00%) SIEM
4 9 (16.36%) PRINCE2
5 8 (14.55%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (14.55%) Kalman Filter
6 7 (12.73%) Mentoring
6 7 (12.73%) Vulnerability Management
6 7 (12.73%) Security Architecture
6 7 (12.73%) Security Testing
7 6 (10.91%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (10.91%) Risk Assessment
7 6 (10.91%) Risk Management
7 6 (10.91%) Coaching
8 5 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (9.09%) Change Management
8 5 (9.09%) Process Management
8 5 (9.09%) Business Analysis
8 5 (9.09%) ISMS
9 4 (7.27%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.64%) SQL
2 1 (1.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (36.36%) CISSP
1 20 (36.36%) Degree
2 7 (12.73%) CHFI
2 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (12.73%) MCSA
3 5 (9.09%) MCP
4 3 (5.45%) SSCP
4 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.64%) MCSE
5 2 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.64%) CCNP
5 2 (3.64%) CCNA
6 1 (1.82%) ISEB
6 1 (1.82%) CISM
6 1 (1.82%) CISMP
6 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 16 (29.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.82%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.82%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Nessus
1 2 (3.64%) Nmap
2 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.73%) Cisco
3 1 (1.82%) Sourcefire
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