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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 51 61 47
Rank change year-on-year +10 -14  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 1 9 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.24% 1.52% 3.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 1.69% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 15
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £51,576
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -3.05%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Swindon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 358 533 538
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 85.24% 89.88% 93.08%
Number of salaries quoted 296 487 436
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon citing Information Security as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Information Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Swindon region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 7 (63.64%) CISSP
2 5 (45.45%) PCI DSS
2 5 (45.45%) SIEM
3 4 (36.36%) Information Security Governance
3 4 (36.36%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (36.36%) Splunk
3 4 (36.36%) LogLogic
3 4 (36.36%) LogRhythm
3 4 (36.36%) AlienVault
3 4 (36.36%) QRadar
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (36.36%) Juniper
3 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
3 4 (36.36%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) .NET
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco
3 4 (36.36%) IBM
3 4 (36.36%) CCIE
3 4 (36.36%) CCNA
3 4 (36.36%) HP
3 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
3 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
3 4 (36.36%) Firewall
3 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
4 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (18.18%) COBIT
5 2 (18.18%) Information Security Management
5 2 (18.18%) Security Management
5 2 (18.18%) Internal Audit
6 1 (9.09%) Security Operations

Information Security
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Network Security
General
1 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Consultant
1 5 (45.45%) Security Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Architect
2 4 (36.36%) CISSP Architect
2 4 (36.36%) CISSP Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Incident Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Security Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Security Technical Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Security Technical Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) SIEM Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) SOC Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Security Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Compliance Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Information Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) SIEM
2 4 (36.36%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
2 4 (36.36%) Information Security Governance
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security Management
3 2 (18.18%) Internal Audit
3 2 (18.18%) Security Management
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Security Operations
4 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) CISSP
2 4 (36.36%) CCIE
2 4 (36.36%) CCNA
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) CISM
3 1 (9.09%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) PCI DSS
2 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (18.18%) COBIT
4 1 (9.09%) ISO22301
4 1 (9.09%) ISO27002
4 1 (9.09%) ISO27005
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) AlienVault
1 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco
1 4 (36.36%) HP
1 4 (36.36%) IBM
1 4 (36.36%) Juniper
1 4 (36.36%) LogLogic
1 4 (36.36%) LogRhythm
1 4 (36.36%) Splunk