The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Assurance
Rank 131 122 114
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 6 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.33% 0.055% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.063% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 6
Average salary £50,000 - £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Information Assurance
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1623 1577 1360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 87.97% 87.03% 84.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1405 1247 1199
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,023 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Assurance Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the Bristol region.

Information Assurance Salary Trend in Bristol

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Information Assurance also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Assurance.

1 12 (85.71%) Information Security
2 11 (78.57%) Risk Management
2 11 (78.57%) CISSP
2 11 (78.57%) Cyber Security
3 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 10 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (71.43%) CISM
4 9 (64.29%) CISA
4 9 (64.29%) PCI DSS
5 8 (57.14%) Risk Assessment
6 7 (50.00%) ITIL
7 6 (42.86%) Benchmarking
7 6 (42.86%) Internet
7 6 (42.86%) Internet of Things
7 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (42.86%) BYOD
7 6 (42.86%) OWASP
7 6 (42.86%) Data Protection Act
7 6 (42.86%) Data Protection
7 6 (42.86%) COBIT
8 5 (35.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (28.57%) Military
9 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
9 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity Planning
9 4 (28.57%) BCP
9 4 (28.57%) Service Management
9 4 (28.57%) Finance
9 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (28.57%) ITSM
10 3 (21.43%) CESG

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Information Assurance also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Assurance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Internet
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
1 4 (28.57%) Military
2 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Consultant
1 12 (85.71%) Security Consultant
2 7 (50.00%) Cyber Security Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Junior
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Data Protection Act
1 6 (42.86%) Internet of Things
1 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (42.86%) BYOD
2 3 (21.43%) CESG
3 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (14.29%) RMADS
4 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) UNIX
3 1 (7.14%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Solaris
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Information Security
2 11 (78.57%) Risk Management
2 11 (78.57%) Cyber Security
3 8 (57.14%) Risk Assessment
4 7 (50.00%) ITIL
5 6 (42.86%) Benchmarking
5 6 (42.86%) Data Protection
5 6 (42.86%) OWASP
6 5 (35.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity Planning
7 4 (28.57%) BCP
7 4 (28.57%) Service Management
7 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (28.57%) ITSM
7 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
8 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (7.14%) Information Management
9 1 (7.14%) Computer Forensics
9 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
9 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) CISSP
2 10 (71.43%) CISM
2 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 9 (64.29%) CISA
4 3 (21.43%) PCI QSA
4 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
4 3 (21.43%) CRISC
5 2 (14.29%) Degree
6 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
6 1 (7.14%) GCIA
6 1 (7.14%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (64.29%) PCI DSS
3 6 (42.86%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) VMware
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Annapurna
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + pension + flexible hours
Posted: 26 days ago