The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wiltshire region that had Security Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Specialist
Rank 66 91 104
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Specialist 7 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.95% 0.10% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 0.10% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Median salary £60,000 £40,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+48.14% -19.00%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
Security Specialist
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
721 974 1143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 97.70% 97.69% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 627 858 960
Median salary £38,001 £39,000 £38,648
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% +0.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,760
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Wiltshire region that featured Security Specialist in the job title.

Security Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Security Specialist
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Security Specialist Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Security Specialist
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Specialist within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 11 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon - 3 - -
Security Specialist
South West

Security Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, Security Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wiltshire region featuring Security Specialist in the job title.

1 5 (41.67%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
1 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
1 5 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 4 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 4 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 3 (25.00%) SOA
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Intel
3 3 (25.00%) CISA
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Security Management
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) Network Security
3 3 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (25.00%) HIPAA
3 3 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (25.00%) Open Source
3 3 (25.00%) PaaS
3 3 (25.00%) DevOps
3 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (25.00%) Ceph

Security Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (25.00%) IaaS
1 3 (25.00%) PaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) OpenDaylight
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (25.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (8.33%) CESG
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Kali Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (41.67%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 4 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (25.00%) DevOps
3 3 (25.00%) Microservices
3 3 (25.00%) Open Source
3 3 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 3 (25.00%) Presales
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Security Management
3 3 (25.00%) SOA
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Information Security
4 2 (16.67%) ISMS
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) CISA
2 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) CISM
3 2 (16.67%) CISSP
3 2 (16.67%) SANS
3 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) CEH
4 1 (8.33%) CHECK Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) CREST Certified
4 1 (8.33%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 3 (25.00%) HIPAA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Ceph
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Intel
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) ArcSight