Period
to 23 February 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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 60 74
Rank change year-on-year +12 +14 +3
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 13 16 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.04% 2.01% 2.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.48% 2.42% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 27
Swindon median annual salary £32,500 £71,250 £56,760
Median salary % change year-on-year -54.39% +25.53% +10.05%
10th Percentile £27,500 £35,000 £44,000
90th Percentile £60,250 £80,000 £78,750
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% -14.29% +14.13%

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 525 661 1,010
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 82.29% 82.94% 91.90%
Number of salaries quoted 456 543 914
Swindon median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £29,125 £26,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £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 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 6 (46.15%) Windows
1 6 (46.15%) Security Architecture
2 5 (38.46%) DV Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) Internal Audit
2 5 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (38.46%) COBIT
2 5 (38.46%) Data Protection
3 4 (30.77%) JSP 440
3 4 (30.77%) ISMS
3 4 (30.77%) RMADS
3 4 (30.77%) CESG
3 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
3 4 (30.77%) CESG Certified Professional
4 3 (23.08%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 3 (23.08%) Security Operations
4 3 (23.08%) LogRhythm
4 3 (23.08%) Information Assurance
4 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
4 3 (23.08%) C
4 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
4 3 (23.08%) Snort
4 3 (23.08%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (23.08%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (23.08%) PCI DSS
4 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
5 2 (15.38%) Unix
5 2 (15.38%) VPN
5 2 (15.38%) Firewall
5 2 (15.38%) Security Monitoring

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 3 (23.08%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) VPN
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) IT Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) IT Risk Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Risk Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Consultant
4 3 (23.08%) Information Assurance Consultant
4 3 (23.08%) Security Manager
5 2 (15.38%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Operational Security Manager
5 2 (15.38%) Operations Manager
5 2 (15.38%) Security Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Security Operations Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Information Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Information Security Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Junior
6 1 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Junior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) CESG
2 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Security Architecture
2 5 (38.46%) Data Protection
2 5 (38.46%) Internal Audit
3 4 (30.77%) ISMS
3 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
4 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
4 3 (23.08%) Information Assurance
4 3 (23.08%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (23.08%) Security Operations
5 2 (15.38%) Security Monitoring
6 1 (7.69%) People Management
6 1 (7.69%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) DV Cleared
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (7.69%) CISM
3 1 (7.69%) CISMP
3 1 (7.69%) CISSP
3 1 (7.69%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) COBIT
1 5 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (30.77%) JSP 440
2 4 (30.77%) RMADS
3 3 (23.08%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 3 (23.08%) PCI DSS
4 1 (7.69%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) FortiGate
1 2 (15.38%) OSSEC
2 1 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
1 3 (23.08%) LogRhythm
2 1 (7.69%) McAfee
2 1 (7.69%) Thales