Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 77 65
Rank change year-on-year +15 -12 +12
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 16 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.95% 0.49% 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 0.54% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 15
Swindon median annual salary £55,000 £73,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.17% +47.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,679 £56,550 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £74,850 £71,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 743 736 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 90.72% 90.75% 87.54%
Number of salaries quoted 685 631 724
Swindon median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.18% -
10th Percentile £29,883 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £64,750 £57,500 £68,250
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.29% +1.88% +1.27%

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 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Swindon

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 9 (56.25%) Security Architecture
2 8 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (43.75%) PCI DSS
4 6 (37.50%) Snort
4 6 (37.50%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 6 (37.50%) VPN
4 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 6 (37.50%) Firewall
4 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
4 6 (37.50%) FortiGate
4 6 (37.50%) LogRhythm
4 6 (37.50%) Security Operations
4 6 (37.50%) OSSEC
5 5 (31.25%) Security Monitoring
5 5 (31.25%) Unix
5 5 (31.25%) DV Cleared
5 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
5 5 (31.25%) JSP 440
6 4 (25.00%) ISMS
6 4 (25.00%) C
6 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity
7 3 (18.75%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (18.75%) CESG
7 3 (18.75%) RMADS
7 3 (18.75%) Information Assurance
7 3 (18.75%) CESG Certified Professional
7 3 (18.75%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (12.50%) Data Centre

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 6 (37.50%) Firewall
1 6 (37.50%) Intrusion Detection
1 6 (37.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Operational Security Manager
1 6 (37.50%) Operations Manager
1 6 (37.50%) Security Manager
1 6 (37.50%) Security Operations Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Security Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) DBA
4 2 (12.50%) IT Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Junior
4 2 (12.50%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Junior Security Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Hadoop Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Informatica Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security Risk Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (18.75%) CESG
3 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Unix
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Security Architecture
2 6 (37.50%) Security Operations
3 5 (31.25%) Security Monitoring
4 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 4 (25.00%) ISMS
4 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (18.75%) Information Assurance
5 3 (18.75%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
6 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (6.25%) Data Engineering
7 1 (6.25%) ETL
7 1 (6.25%) Information Security Management
7 1 (6.25%) ITIL
7 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
7 1 (6.25%) Security Management
7 1 (6.25%) Smoke Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) DV Cleared
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (12.50%) CISSP
4 1 (6.25%) CISM
4 1 (6.25%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (43.75%) PCI DSS
3 5 (31.25%) JSP 440
4 3 (18.75%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 3 (18.75%) RMADS
5 1 (6.25%) COBIT
5 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) FortiGate
1 6 (37.50%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
1 6 (37.50%) LogRhythm
2 1 (6.25%) Hortonworks
2 1 (6.25%) Informatica
2 1 (6.25%) Qualys
2 1 (6.25%) Teradata
2 1 (6.25%) Thales