Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 80 78
Rank change year-on-year +23 -2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 19 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.41% 0.48% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.77% 0.54% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 19 3 13
Swindon median annual salary £55,000 £73,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.17% +54.74% -7.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £42,550 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,500 £74,850 £53,750
Wiltshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +15.79% -7.90%

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 686 735 988
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 86.95% 88.66% 89.09%
Number of salaries quoted 626 630 875
Swindon median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,563 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £68,550
Wiltshire median annual salary £43,000 £40,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.52% +1.88% +3.50%

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 21 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Swindon

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 11 (57.89%) Windows
1 11 (57.89%) Security Architecture
2 9 (47.37%) PCI DSS
3 8 (42.11%) OSSEC
3 8 (42.11%) FortiGate
3 8 (42.11%) LogRhythm
3 8 (42.11%) Security Operations
3 8 (42.11%) VPN
3 8 (42.11%) CheckPoint
3 8 (42.11%) Firewall
3 8 (42.11%) Snort
3 8 (42.11%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (36.84%) Unix
4 7 (36.84%) Security Monitoring
5 6 (31.58%) Data Protection
5 6 (31.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (26.32%) COBIT
6 5 (26.32%) JSP 440
6 5 (26.32%) DV Cleared
6 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
6 5 (26.32%) Internal Audit
7 4 (21.05%) ISMS
7 4 (21.05%) C
7 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
8 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
8 3 (15.79%) CESG
8 3 (15.79%) Business Continuity
8 3 (15.79%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (15.79%) RMADS
8 3 (15.79%) Information Assurance

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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) Firewall
1 8 (42.11%) Intrusion Detection
1 8 (42.11%) VPN
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
1 8 (42.11%) Operational Security Manager
1 8 (42.11%) Operations Manager
1 8 (42.11%) Security Manager
1 8 (42.11%) Security Operations Manager
2 6 (31.58%) IT Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) IT Risk Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Risk Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Information Assurance Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Security Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Junior
5 2 (10.53%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Junior Security Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Information Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) IT Manager
6 1 (5.26%) IT Operations Manager
6 1 (5.26%) IT Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.79%) CESG
3 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Security Architecture
2 8 (42.11%) Security Operations
3 7 (36.84%) Security Monitoring
4 6 (31.58%) Data Protection
5 5 (26.32%) Internal Audit
6 4 (21.05%) ISMS
7 3 (15.79%) Business Continuity
7 3 (15.79%) Information Assurance
7 3 (15.79%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
8 1 (5.26%) Cryptography
8 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
8 1 (5.26%) Information Security Management
8 1 (5.26%) Security Management
8 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) DV Cleared
1 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (10.53%) CISSP
4 1 (5.26%) CISM
4 1 (5.26%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (47.37%) PCI DSS
2 6 (31.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (26.32%) COBIT
3 5 (26.32%) JSP 440
4 3 (15.79%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 3 (15.79%) RMADS
5 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Snort
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) FortiGate
1 8 (42.11%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) CheckPoint
1 8 (42.11%) LogRhythm
2 1 (5.26%) Qualys
2 1 (5.26%) Thales