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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security (InfoSec)
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 76 88
Rank change year-on-year +6 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 13 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.72% 1.08% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 1.25% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 13
Median salary £57,500 £29,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +94.91% -41.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £36,900
10% offered a salary of more than £77,250 £48,750 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 672 797 1010
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 88.89% 86.07% 88.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2508 3026 3072
Median salary £44,500 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.48% +7.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £28,250 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,875 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salisbury - 4 £35,000 -
Swindon -7 3 £74,250 +209.37% 1
Calne - 1 £21,000 -
Information Security
South West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 (42.31%) Management Information System
2 10 (38.46%) CISSP
2 10 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (34.62%) Kalman Filter
4 8 (30.77%) Risk Management
5 7 (26.92%) Firewall
6 6 (23.08%) CESG
6 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (23.08%) Windows
6 6 (23.08%) MCSE
6 6 (23.08%) MCSA
6 6 (23.08%) Security Operations
7 5 (19.23%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 5 (19.23%) Data Loss Prevention
7 5 (19.23%) Email Filtering
7 5 (19.23%) Web Filtering
7 5 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (19.23%) Degree
7 5 (19.23%) Network Security
7 5 (19.23%) PCI DSS
7 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
7 5 (19.23%) DV Cleared
7 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
7 5 (19.23%) SIEM
7 5 (19.23%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (19.23%) Security Architecture
7 5 (19.23%) ITIL
7 5 (19.23%) Data Security
7 5 (19.23%) Security Management
7 5 (19.23%) Finance

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) CMS
1 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) Firewall
2 5 (19.23%) Network Security
3 4 (15.38%) DHCP
3 4 (15.38%) DNS
3 4 (15.38%) FTP
3 4 (15.38%) HTTP
3 4 (15.38%) SMTP
3 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 4 (15.38%) X.400
4 2 (7.69%) Internet
4 2 (7.69%) LAN
4 2 (7.69%) WAN
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Architect
2 6 (23.08%) Security Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Security Architect
3 5 (19.23%) Information Architect
3 5 (19.23%) Information Security Architect
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Security Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) SIEM Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Coordinator
5 2 (7.69%) Head of Information
5 2 (7.69%) Head of Information Security
5 2 (7.69%) Head of Security
5 2 (7.69%) IT Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) IT Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Information Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Information Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Management Information System
2 10 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (23.08%) CESG
4 1 (3.85%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.85%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Kalman Filter
2 8 (30.77%) Risk Management
3 6 (23.08%) Security Operations
4 5 (19.23%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (19.23%) Data Loss Prevention
4 5 (19.23%) Data Security
4 5 (19.23%) Email Filtering
4 5 (19.23%) ITIL
4 5 (19.23%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 5 (19.23%) Security Architecture
4 5 (19.23%) Security Management
4 5 (19.23%) SIEM
4 5 (19.23%) Web Filtering
5 4 (15.38%) ISMS
5 4 (15.38%) Proactive Monitoring
5 4 (15.38%) Security Monitoring
6 3 (11.54%) Data Protection
6 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
6 3 (11.54%) Information Security Management
6 3 (11.54%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) CISSP
2 6 (23.08%) MCSA
2 6 (23.08%) MCSE
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (19.23%) Degree
3 5 (19.23%) DV Cleared
3 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
3 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
4 4 (15.38%) CCNA
4 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (15.38%) CISMP
4 4 (15.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (11.54%) CISM
6 2 (7.69%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (7.69%) CHFI
6 2 (7.69%) Master's Degree
6 2 (7.69%) MOS
7 1 (3.85%) CEH
7 1 (3.85%) CLAS
7 1 (3.85%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (19.23%) PCI DSS
2 2 (7.69%) GDPR
2 2 (7.69%) RMADS
3 1 (3.85%) COBIT
3 1 (3.85%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (3.85%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) ArcSight
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) SAP
Swindon, Wiltshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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