Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 60 57 57
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 +5
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 27 8 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 3.26% 1.24% 2.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.52% 1.41% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 27 8 17
Swindon median annual salary £40,000 £44,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -34.81% +8.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,200 £35,000
90th Percentile £75,250 £61,300 £80,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £51,250 £39,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +31.41% -13.33% -14.29%

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 767 569 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 92.74% 87.94% 86.25%
Number of salaries quoted 684 475 562
Swindon median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,600 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £62,480
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% -

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 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Swindon

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 (51.85%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Management Information System
3 11 (40.74%) Firewall
4 10 (37.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
5 9 (33.33%) PCI DSS
6 7 (25.93%) Linux
7 6 (22.22%) CheckPoint
7 6 (22.22%) Unix
7 6 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (22.22%) Snort
7 6 (22.22%) Risk Management
7 6 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
7 6 (22.22%) LogRhythm
8 5 (18.52%) ITIL V3
8 5 (18.52%) SIEM
8 5 (18.52%) Communications Security
8 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (18.52%) Business Continuity
8 5 (18.52%) ITIL
8 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
8 5 (18.52%) BCP
9 4 (14.81%) Cisco
9 4 (14.81%) CISM
9 4 (14.81%) CISSP
9 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (14.81%) Security Operations
10 3 (11.11%) CompTIA Security+
10 3 (11.11%) Remediation Plan
10 3 (11.11%) GDPR

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 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.41%) Office 365
3 1 (3.70%) PaaS
3 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) Firewall
2 9 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (7.41%) DHCP
3 2 (7.41%) DNS
3 2 (7.41%) Internet
3 2 (7.41%) LAN
3 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.41%) VPN
3 2 (7.41%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Big Data
2 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (7.41%) Back Office
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
1 2 (7.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) IT Security Officer
1 7 (25.93%) Security Officer
2 5 (18.52%) Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Consultant
2 5 (18.52%) IT Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Information Security Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) IT Security Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Security Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Security Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Security Architect
5 2 (7.41%) DBA
5 2 (7.41%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Field Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Information Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Office 365 Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Operations Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Risk Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Security Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Security Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Web Services
2 2 (7.41%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Management Information System
2 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
4 2 (7.41%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (7.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (3.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (51.85%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Linux
3 6 (22.22%) Unix
4 2 (7.41%) Windows 10
4 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
1 6 (22.22%) Risk Management
1 6 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
2 5 (18.52%) BCP
2 5 (18.52%) Business Continuity
2 5 (18.52%) Communications Security
2 5 (18.52%) ITIL
2 5 (18.52%) ITIL V3
2 5 (18.52%) SIEM
3 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (14.81%) Security Operations
4 3 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (11.11%) Data Privacy
4 3 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 3 (11.11%) Remediation Plan
4 3 (11.11%) Threat Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (7.41%) Security Architecture
5 2 (7.41%) Security Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) CISM
1 4 (14.81%) CISSP
2 3 (11.11%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (3.70%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (37.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 3 (11.11%) COBIT
3 3 (11.11%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (11.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 3 (11.11%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Snort
2 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) FortiGate
1 2 (7.41%) OSSEC
1 2 (7.41%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) CheckPoint
1 6 (22.22%) LogRhythm
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.81%) Cisco
4 3 (11.11%) Google
5 2 (7.41%) CA
5 2 (7.41%) Qualys
6 1 (3.70%) Hortonworks
6 1 (3.70%) Informatica
6 1 (3.70%) Teradata