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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Assurance
Rank 126 - 108
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 6 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.32% - 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% - 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 9
Average salary £51,250 - £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 - £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 - £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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
1657 1542 1347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 88.04% 86.24% 84.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1450 1224 1179
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 3 September 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 13 (86.67%) Cyber Security
2 12 (80.00%) CISSP
2 12 (80.00%) Information Security
3 10 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (66.67%) CISM
3 10 (66.67%) Risk Management
4 9 (60.00%) PCI DSS
4 9 (60.00%) CISA
4 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
5 7 (46.67%) ITIL
6 6 (40.00%) Benchmarking
6 6 (40.00%) Internet
6 6 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
6 6 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 6 (40.00%) COBIT
6 6 (40.00%) Data Protection
6 6 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
6 6 (40.00%) OWASP
6 6 (40.00%) Internet of Things
6 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (40.00%) BYOD
7 5 (33.33%) Finance
8 4 (26.67%) BCP
8 4 (26.67%) Service Management
8 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (26.67%) Firewall
8 4 (26.67%) ITSM
8 4 (26.67%) Business Continuity
8 4 (26.67%) Business Continuity Planning
9 3 (20.00%) CRISC

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Internet
2 4 (26.67%) Firewall
3 2 (13.33%) DHCP
3 2 (13.33%) DNS
3 2 (13.33%) SSL
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Aerospace
3 2 (13.33%) Military
4 1 (6.67%) Marketing
4 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (6.67%) Electronics
4 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Consultant
2 10 (66.67%) Security Consultant
3 7 (46.67%) Cyber Security Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Designer
5 1 (6.67%) Junior
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Security Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Information Assurance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
1 6 (40.00%) Internet of Things
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (40.00%) BYOD
2 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (20.00%) CESG
3 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Solaris
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Cyber Security
2 12 (80.00%) Information Security
3 10 (66.67%) Risk Management
4 7 (46.67%) ITIL
5 6 (40.00%) Benchmarking
5 6 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 6 (40.00%) Data Protection
5 6 (40.00%) OWASP
6 4 (26.67%) Business Continuity Planning
6 4 (26.67%) Service Management
6 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (26.67%) ITSM
6 4 (26.67%) BCP
6 4 (26.67%) Business Continuity
7 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
7 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (6.67%) Data Management
8 1 (6.67%) Information Management
8 1 (6.67%) Computer Forensics
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) CISSP
2 10 (66.67%) CISM
3 9 (60.00%) CISA
3 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (20.00%) CRISC
4 3 (20.00%) PCI QSA
5 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (13.33%) Degree
6 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
6 1 (6.67%) GCIA
6 1 (6.67%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (60.00%) PCI DSS
3 6 (40.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (13.33%) Snort
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Juniper
1 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
1 2 (13.33%) McAfee
1 2 (13.33%) Blue Coat
1 2 (13.33%) Sourcefire
1 2 (13.33%) Infoblox
1 2 (13.33%) Splunk
2 1 (6.67%) VMware
2 1 (6.67%) SAP
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago