Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 87 110
Rank change year-on-year -21 +23 +3
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 13 38 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.84% 2.21% 1.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 2.65% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 12 30 32
Wiltshire median annual salary £35,000 £57,500 £59,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -39.13% -2.54% +50.32%
10th Percentile £32,500 £45,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £57,200 £80,000 £78,375
South West median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% +5.26%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1360 1432 1945
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 87.80% 83.45% 89.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1129 1214 1706
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.88% - +0.63%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,250 £57,500 £60,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

Job postings citing Information Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Wiltshire

Information Security
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security in Wiltshire.

Salary trend for Information Security in Wiltshire

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security in Wiltshire

Information Security
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salisbury - 7 £35,000 -
Swindon -19 2 £43,750 -37.50% 1
Chippenham +21 1 £50,000 +21.95%
Corsham - 1 - - 1
Information Security
South West

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 11 (84.62%) CISSP
2 10 (76.92%) CESG
3 9 (69.23%) Windows
4 8 (61.54%) CISMP
4 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
4 8 (61.54%) DV Cleared
4 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
4 8 (61.54%) SIEM
4 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (53.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 7 (53.85%) Kalman Filter
5 7 (53.85%) X.400
5 7 (53.85%) Management Information System
5 7 (53.85%) ITIL
5 7 (53.85%) CCNA
5 7 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (53.85%) MCSE
5 7 (53.85%) MCSA
5 7 (53.85%) SMTP
5 7 (53.85%) DHCP
5 7 (53.85%) FTP
5 7 (53.85%) HTTP
5 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
5 7 (53.85%) DNS
5 7 (53.85%) Security Monitoring
5 7 (53.85%) Proactive Monitoring
5 7 (53.85%) ArcSight
6 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (23.08%) RMADS

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) DHCP
1 7 (53.85%) DNS
1 7 (53.85%) FTP
1 7 (53.85%) HTTP
1 7 (53.85%) SMTP
1 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
1 7 (53.85%) X.400
2 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) SIEM Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Security Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Security Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Information Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Security Assurance Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) CESG
2 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (53.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
4 1 (7.69%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) SIEM
2 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) Kalman Filter
2 7 (53.85%) Proactive Monitoring
2 7 (53.85%) Security Monitoring
3 2 (15.38%) Security Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Management
4 1 (7.69%) ISMS
4 1 (7.69%) OWASP
4 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Security Operations
4 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) CISSP
2 8 (61.54%) CISMP
2 8 (61.54%) DV Cleared
2 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
2 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
3 7 (53.85%) CCNA
3 7 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (53.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 7 (53.85%) MCSA
3 7 (53.85%) MCSE
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (23.08%) CESG Certified Professional
4 3 (23.08%) CISM
5 2 (15.38%) CISA
6 1 (7.69%) CRISC
6 1 (7.69%) Degree
6 1 (7.69%) GIAC
6 1 (7.69%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (23.08%) RMADS
3 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
4 1 (7.69%) GDPR
4 1 (7.69%) HIPAA
4 1 (7.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (7.69%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) ArcSight
2 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) LogRhythm
2 1 (7.69%) McAfee
2 1 (7.69%) Thales