Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for Information Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Information Security over the 6 months to 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 75 57
Rank change year-on-year +18 -18 +16
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 25 2 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.98% 0.26% 2.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.26% 0.29% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 25 2 18
Swindon median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £68,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% -36.36% +33.50%
10th Percentile £32,993 £33,375 £24,000
90th Percentile £73,500 £55,125 £80,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £52,500 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +50.00% -22.22% -12.62%

Information Security is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Swindon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 767 684 739
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 91.53% 89.65% 85.33%
Number of salaries quoted 693 562 606
Swindon median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.18% -1.16%
10th Percentile £29,907 £26,550 £25,875
90th Percentile £67,787 £57,500 £65,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

Job postings citing Information Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Swindon.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Swindon

Information Security
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Information Security in Swindon

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in Swindon over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT jobs citing Information Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Swindon region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 14 (56.00%) Windows
1 14 (56.00%) Management Information System
2 12 (48.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (44.00%) Firewall
4 10 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 10 (40.00%) PCI DSS
5 7 (28.00%) LogRhythm
5 7 (28.00%) Snort
5 7 (28.00%) Risk Management
5 7 (28.00%) Business Continuity
5 7 (28.00%) CheckPoint
6 6 (24.00%) Unix
6 6 (24.00%) Security Architecture
6 6 (24.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 5 (20.00%) ITIL V3
7 5 (20.00%) Communications Security
7 5 (20.00%) Security Operations
7 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (20.00%) Linux
7 5 (20.00%) ITIL
7 5 (20.00%) BCP
8 4 (16.00%) CISSP
8 4 (16.00%) CISM
8 4 (16.00%) VPN
8 4 (16.00%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (16.00%) OSSEC
8 4 (16.00%) SIEM
8 4 (16.00%) FortiGate
9 3 (12.00%) COBIT

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (12.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) Firewall
2 10 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (16.00%) VPN
4 2 (8.00%) DHCP
4 2 (8.00%) DNS
4 2 (8.00%) LAN
4 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.00%) WLAN
5 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Big Data
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (8.00%) Back Office
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Consultant
2 6 (24.00%) IT Security Officer
2 6 (24.00%) Security Officer
3 4 (16.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Information Security Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) IT Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Operational Security Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Operations Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Security Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) Security Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Security Operations Manager
4 3 (12.00%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Security Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) DBA
5 2 (8.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Field Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Information Assurance Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Risk Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Security Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (8.00%) CESG
5 1 (4.00%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (4.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Unix
3 5 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (8.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Business Continuity
1 7 (28.00%) Risk Management
2 6 (24.00%) Security Architecture
2 6 (24.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 5 (20.00%) BCP
3 5 (20.00%) Communications Security
3 5 (20.00%) ITIL
3 5 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 5 (20.00%) Security Operations
4 4 (16.00%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (16.00%) SIEM
5 3 (12.00%) Data Privacy
5 3 (12.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (12.00%) Remediation Plan
5 3 (12.00%) Security Monitoring
5 3 (12.00%) Threat Analysis
6 2 (8.00%) Information Assurance
6 2 (8.00%) ISMS
6 2 (8.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) CISM
1 4 (16.00%) CISSP
2 3 (12.00%) CompTIA Security+
3 2 (8.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (48.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (12.00%) COBIT
3 3 (12.00%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (12.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 3 (12.00%) GDPR
4 2 (8.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (8.00%) JSP 440
4 2 (8.00%) RMADS
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) Snort
2 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) FortiGate
1 4 (16.00%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) CheckPoint
1 7 (28.00%) LogRhythm
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.00%) Cisco
3 3 (12.00%) Google
3 3 (12.00%) Qualys
4 2 (8.00%) CA
5 1 (4.00%) Hortonworks
5 1 (4.00%) Informatica
5 1 (4.00%) Teradata
5 1 (4.00%) Thales