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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank 116 133 122
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -11
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 6 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.37% 0.38% 0.055%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.42% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 0
Median salary £65,000 £50,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.07% -
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
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
1457 1670 1607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 89.72% 90.22% 88.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1258 1444 1264
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £28,576
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing Information Assurance as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Information Assurance Salary Histogram in Bristol

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing Information Assurance 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 16 (100.00%) Information Security
2 14 (87.50%) Management Information System
3 12 (75.00%) CESG Certified Professional
4 10 (62.50%) Risk Management
5 9 (56.25%) CESG
5 9 (56.25%) SC Cleared
5 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
6 7 (43.75%) Degree
6 7 (43.75%) Manufacturing
6 7 (43.75%) Validation
6 7 (43.75%) C
7 6 (37.50%) CISSP
7 6 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (31.25%) Quality Management
8 5 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (31.25%) Information Security Management
8 5 (31.25%) Security Management
8 5 (31.25%) HMG Infosec
8 5 (31.25%) ISMS
8 5 (31.25%) QMS
8 5 (31.25%) RMADS
8 5 (31.25%) Digital Forensics
8 5 (31.25%) Security Operations
8 5 (31.25%) Security Operations Centre
9 4 (25.00%) Security Auditing
9 4 (25.00%) JSP 440
9 4 (25.00%) Protective Monitoring
9 4 (25.00%) Service Management
9 4 (25.00%) CISM
9 4 (25.00%) Project Management

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Rational DOORS
General
1 7 (43.75%) Manufacturing
2 4 (25.00%) Electronics
3 3 (18.75%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Consultant
1 7 (43.75%) Information Manager
1 7 (43.75%) Information Security Manager
1 7 (43.75%) Security Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Security Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Information Security Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Information Security Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Information Systems Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Information Systems Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Security Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) CLAS Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) CLAS Security Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Head of Information
4 2 (12.50%) Head of Information Security
4 2 (12.50%) Head of Security
5 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Information Assurance Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 14 (87.50%) Management Information System
2 9 (56.25%) CESG
3 5 (31.25%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (12.50%) Driving Licence
4 2 (12.50%) NHS
5 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
5 1 (6.25%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (6.25%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Information Security
2 10 (62.50%) Risk Management
3 7 (43.75%) Validation
4 6 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (31.25%) Digital Forensics
5 5 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (31.25%) Information Security Management
5 5 (31.25%) ISMS
5 5 (31.25%) QMS
5 5 (31.25%) Quality Management
5 5 (31.25%) Security Management
5 5 (31.25%) Security Operations
6 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity
6 4 (25.00%) Project Management
6 4 (25.00%) Protective Monitoring
6 4 (25.00%) Security Auditing
6 4 (25.00%) Service Management
7 3 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (18.75%) UML
8 2 (12.50%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 9 (56.25%) SC Cleared
2 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
3 7 (43.75%) Degree
4 6 (37.50%) CISSP
5 4 (25.00%) CISM
6 3 (18.75%) CISA
7 2 (12.50%) CLAS
7 2 (12.50%) CRISC
8 1 (6.25%) CEH
8 1 (6.25%) CISMP
8 1 (6.25%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) HMG Infosec
1 5 (31.25%) RMADS
2 4 (25.00%) JSP 440
3 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (6.25%) ISO22301
4 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS