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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Assurance
Rank 121 - 105
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 7 0 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.34% - 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% - 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 23
Average salary £51,500 - £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 - £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 - £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £46,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+10.86% -16.36%
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
1653 1710 1486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 81.39% 84.82% 80.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1375 1364 1277
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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
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 24 April 2015.

Information Assurance Salary Histogram in Bristol

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 April 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%) Information Security
2 12 (80.00%) Risk Management
3 11 (73.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (60.00%) RMADS
4 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
4 9 (60.00%) CESG
5 8 (53.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (53.33%) Management Information System
6 7 (46.67%) Time Management
6 7 (46.67%) Linux
7 6 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (33.33%) CISSP
8 5 (33.33%) ITIL
8 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (26.67%) Military
9 4 (26.67%) CISA
9 4 (26.67%) CISM
9 4 (26.67%) Benchmarking
9 4 (26.67%) COBIT
9 4 (26.67%) PCI DSS
9 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
9 4 (26.67%) Cyber Security
10 3 (20.00%) OWASP
10 3 (20.00%) Internet of Things
10 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (20.00%) BYOD
10 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
10 3 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 3 (20.00%) Internet

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 3 (20.00%) Internet
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
General
1 4 (26.67%) Military
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Consultant
1 12 (80.00%) Security Consultant
2 9 (60.00%) Information Security Consultant
3 7 (46.67%) Information Assurance Consultant
4 3 (20.00%) Cyber Security Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Junior
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Security Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) RMADS
1 9 (60.00%) CESG
2 8 (53.33%) Management Information System
3 3 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (20.00%) Internet of Things
3 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (20.00%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) UNIX
3 1 (6.67%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) Solaris
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Information Security
2 12 (80.00%) Risk Management
3 8 (53.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (46.67%) Time Management
5 6 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (33.33%) ITIL
7 4 (26.67%) Benchmarking
7 4 (26.67%) Cyber Security
8 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
8 3 (20.00%) OWASP
8 3 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
9 2 (13.33%) BCP
9 2 (13.33%) Service Management
9 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (13.33%) ITSM
9 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity Planning
10 1 (6.67%) Protective Monitoring
10 1 (6.67%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) CISSP
3 4 (26.67%) CISA
3 4 (26.67%) CISM
3 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) GCIA
5 1 (6.67%) GSEC
5 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (73.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (26.67%) COBIT
2 4 (26.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) VMware
Bristol, Somerset
PwC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
PwC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol, South West
PWC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago