The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 71 82 118
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +36
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 59 54 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.45% 2.85% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.88% 3.20% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 47 47 6
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -12.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £30,000 £48,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £61,000 £56,600
UK excluding London median salary £54,250 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+8.50% +5.26%
Information Security
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
1522 1688 1562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 88.95% 89.03% 85.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1318 1464 1294
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,576
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing Information Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Information Security
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Bristol

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Bristol

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 33 (32.67%) Management Information System
2 32 (31.68%) CISSP
3 29 (28.71%) Finance
3 29 (28.71%) Service Management
4 28 (27.72%) Microsoft
5 25 (24.75%) ITIL
5 25 (24.75%) MS Excel
6 24 (23.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 23 (22.77%) Degree
7 23 (22.77%) Risk Management
7 23 (22.77%) Security Management
8 22 (21.78%) Windows
8 22 (21.78%) ISMS
9 21 (20.79%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (20.79%) Information Security Management
10 19 (18.81%) Security Architecture
11 18 (17.82%) Project Management
12 16 (15.84%) Disaster Recovery
12 16 (15.84%) Risk Assessment
12 16 (15.84%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (13.86%) CISM
13 14 (13.86%) Active Directory
13 14 (13.86%) SC Cleared
13 14 (13.86%) Security Cleared
14 13 (12.87%) VPN
14 13 (12.87%) Coaching
14 13 (12.87%) Windows Server 2012
14 13 (12.87%) Cybersecurity
14 13 (12.87%) Windows Server
15 12 (11.88%) Security Operations

Information Security
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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (7.92%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.96%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.96%) MS Project Server
3 3 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (2.97%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (2.97%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 25 (24.75%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.92%) MS Project
3 6 (5.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.91%) IaaS
1 9 (8.91%) PaaS
1 9 (8.91%) SaaS
2 3 (2.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.87%) VPN
2 11 (10.89%) Firewall
3 10 (9.90%) NAS
3 10 (9.90%) SAN
4 8 (7.92%) Internet
5 7 (6.93%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.97%) DNS
7 2 (1.98%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (1.98%) Network Security
8 1 (0.99%) DHCP
8 1 (0.99%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.99%) FTP
8 1 (0.99%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.99%) ISDN
8 1 (0.99%) LAN
8 1 (0.99%) MPLS
8 1 (0.99%) SMTP
8 1 (0.99%) VLAN
8 1 (0.99%) VoIP
8 1 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.90%) SQL Server
1 10 (9.90%) SQL Server 2008
1 10 (9.90%) SQL Server 2012
1 10 (9.90%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (0.99%) DB2
2 1 (0.99%) GIS
2 1 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.97%) AppScan
2 3 (2.97%) Metasploit
General
1 29 (28.71%) Finance
2 4 (3.96%) Legal
3 3 (2.97%) Marketing
4 2 (1.98%) Electronics
4 2 (1.98%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.99%) French Language
5 1 (0.99%) Law
5 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (22.77%) Analyst
2 14 (13.86%) Consultant
3 11 (10.89%) Architect
3 11 (10.89%) Security Analyst
4 10 (9.90%) Active Directory Engineer
4 10 (9.90%) Enterprise Architect
4 10 (9.90%) Security Consultant
4 10 (9.90%) Server Engineer
4 10 (9.90%) Windows Engineer
4 10 (9.90%) Windows Server Engineer
5 9 (8.91%) Security Manager
6 8 (7.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (7.92%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (6.93%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
7 7 (6.93%) Information Analyst
7 7 (6.93%) Information Security Analyst
7 7 (6.93%) Infrastructure Architect
7 7 (6.93%) Project Manager
8 6 (5.94%) Enterprise Management Architect
9 5 (4.95%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.99%) Middleware
1 1 (0.99%) OAuth
1 1 (0.99%) OpenID
1 1 (0.99%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (32.67%) Management Information System
2 16 (15.84%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (10.89%) Data Centre
4 10 (9.90%) Clustering
4 10 (9.90%) Driving Licence
5 9 (8.91%) Private Cloud
6 8 (7.92%) Security Operations Centre
7 7 (6.93%) CESG
8 4 (3.96%) Computer Science
8 4 (3.96%) Cryptography
9 3 (2.97%) Blackberry
9 3 (2.97%) Cybercrime
9 3 (2.97%) iPad
9 3 (2.97%) User Experience
9 3 (2.97%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.99%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.99%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.99%) SCADA
10 1 (0.99%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 22 (21.78%) Windows
2 13 (12.87%) Windows Server
2 13 (12.87%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (9.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (6.93%) Linux
5 4 (3.96%) Unix
6 1 (0.99%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.99%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.99%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (28.71%) Service Management
2 25 (24.75%) ITIL
3 23 (22.77%) Risk Management
3 23 (22.77%) Security Management
4 22 (21.78%) ISMS
5 21 (20.79%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (20.79%) Information Security Management
6 19 (18.81%) Security Architecture
7 18 (17.82%) Project Management
8 16 (15.84%) Disaster Recovery
8 16 (15.84%) Risk Assessment
9 13 (12.87%) Coaching
9 13 (12.87%) Cybersecurity
10 12 (11.88%) Incident Management
10 12 (11.88%) Protective Monitoring
10 12 (11.88%) Security Operations
11 11 (10.89%) PRINCE2
12 10 (9.90%) Change Control
12 10 (9.90%) Information Assurance
12 10 (9.90%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.92%) Java
1 8 (7.92%) Python
2 6 (5.94%) C
2 6 (5.94%) C#
3 5 (4.95%) Perl
4 4 (3.96%) C++
5 3 (2.97%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.99%) PHP
6 1 (0.99%) Ruby
6 1 (0.99%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (31.68%) CISSP
2 23 (22.77%) Degree
3 14 (13.86%) CISM
3 14 (13.86%) SC Cleared
3 14 (13.86%) Security Cleared
4 11 (10.89%) DV Cleared
5 9 (8.91%) SANS
6 8 (7.92%) CESG Certified Professional
6 8 (7.92%) CISA
7 7 (6.93%) CEH
7 7 (6.93%) CREST Certified
7 7 (6.93%) GCIA
7 7 (6.93%) GCIH
8 6 (5.94%) CISMP
8 6 (5.94%) GIAC
9 5 (4.95%) CRISC
10 4 (3.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (2.97%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (2.97%) MCSA
11 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (23.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (6.93%) PCI DSS
3 6 (5.94%) HMG Infosec
3 6 (5.94%) ISO 9001
3 6 (5.94%) JSP 440
4 5 (4.95%) RMADS
5 4 (3.96%) Solvency II
6 2 (1.98%) COBIT
6 2 (1.98%) SLA
7 1 (0.99%) GPG13
7 1 (0.99%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 14 (13.86%) Active Directory
2 11 (10.89%) Terminal Services
3 10 (9.90%) Firmware
3 10 (9.90%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.95%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (5.94%) RSA enVision
2 4 (3.96%) Nessus
3 2 (1.98%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (1.98%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 28 (27.72%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.90%) Citrix
2 10 (9.90%) CommVault
2 10 (9.90%) HP
3 7 (6.93%) ArcSight
3 7 (6.93%) Splunk
4 6 (5.94%) LogRhythm
5 3 (2.97%) Cisco
5 3 (2.97%) IBM
5 3 (2.97%) Veracode
6 2 (1.98%) Google
6 2 (1.98%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.99%) ESRI
7 1 (0.99%) SAP
7 1 (0.99%) VMware
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 10 days ago