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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 68 109 99
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -10
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 48 34 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.96% 1.83% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.31% 2.03% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 36 33 19
Median salary £51,250 £43,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.18% -18.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £32,500 £49,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £53,000 £49,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+8.16% +6.52%
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
1452 1676 1612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 89.57% 90.16% 88.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1250 1455 1272
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £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 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 28 July 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Bristol

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 49 (43.75%) CISSP
2 35 (31.25%) Management Information System
2 35 (31.25%) Security Cleared
3 32 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 31 (27.68%) Risk Management
5 29 (25.89%) Service Management
5 29 (25.89%) ITIL
6 25 (22.32%) Finance
7 24 (21.43%) Degree
7 24 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
8 23 (20.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 23 (20.54%) CISM
8 23 (20.54%) Windows
9 19 (16.96%) Security Management
9 19 (16.96%) Penetration Testing
10 18 (16.07%) CESG Certified Professional
10 18 (16.07%) Security Operations
11 17 (15.18%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (15.18%) Information Assurance
11 17 (15.18%) Firewall
12 16 (14.29%) Information Security Management
12 16 (14.29%) Project Management
12 16 (14.29%) Security Architecture
12 16 (14.29%) Software Engineering
12 16 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
13 15 (13.39%) SANS
13 15 (13.39%) Protective Monitoring
13 15 (13.39%) CESG
13 15 (13.39%) ISMS
14 14 (12.50%) Linux

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 2 (1.79%) IIS
1 2 (1.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (0.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.68%) MS Office
3 3 (2.68%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.93%) SaaS
2 8 (7.14%) IaaS
2 8 (7.14%) PaaS
3 1 (0.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (15.18%) Firewall
2 12 (10.71%) Internet
3 10 (8.93%) TCP/IP
4 7 (6.25%) Network Security
5 5 (4.46%) VPN
6 4 (3.57%) DNS
6 4 (3.57%) SAN
7 3 (2.68%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (2.68%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (2.68%) NAS
7 3 (2.68%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.89%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.89%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.89%) IPsec
8 1 (0.89%) MPLS
8 1 (0.89%) SSH
8 1 (0.89%) SSL
8 1 (0.89%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.89%) VLAN
8 1 (0.89%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.68%) SQL Server
1 3 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (2.68%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (2.68%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (0.89%) DB2
2 1 (0.89%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.68%) AppScan
1 3 (2.68%) Metasploit
1 3 (2.68%) Rational DOORS
General
1 25 (22.32%) Finance
2 8 (7.14%) Electronics
2 8 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 7 (6.25%) Military
4 5 (4.46%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.68%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.68%) Automotive
5 3 (2.68%) Marketing
6 2 (1.79%) Law
6 2 (1.79%) Legal
7 1 (0.89%) Banking
7 1 (0.89%) Billing
7 1 (0.89%) French Language
7 1 (0.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (24.11%) Consultant
2 25 (22.32%) Analyst
3 24 (21.43%) Security Consultant
4 15 (13.39%) Architect
5 13 (11.61%) Security Manager
6 12 (10.71%) Security Analyst
7 11 (9.82%) Information Security Consultant
8 9 (8.04%) Information Manager
8 9 (8.04%) Information Security Manager
9 8 (7.14%) Enterprise Architect
10 7 (6.25%) Penetration Tester
10 7 (6.25%) Tester
11 6 (5.36%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
11 6 (5.36%) Infrastructure Architect
11 6 (5.36%) SOC Analyst
11 6 (5.36%) Systems Engineer
12 5 (4.46%) Enterprise Management Architect
12 5 (4.46%) Information Officer
12 5 (4.46%) Information Security Officer
12 5 (4.46%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.79%) Middleware
2 1 (0.89%) OAuth
2 1 (0.89%) OpenID
2 1 (0.89%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (31.25%) Management Information System
2 16 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
3 15 (13.39%) CESG
4 13 (11.61%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (7.14%) PKI
5 8 (7.14%) Private Cloud
6 6 (5.36%) Data Centre
7 5 (4.46%) Computer Science
7 5 (4.46%) Cyberthreat
7 5 (4.46%) Driving Licence
7 5 (4.46%) iPad
8 4 (3.57%) Mobile App
8 4 (3.57%) NHS
9 3 (2.68%) Clustering
9 3 (2.68%) Cryptography
9 3 (2.68%) SCADA
9 3 (2.68%) User Experience
9 3 (2.68%) Virtual Team
10 2 (1.79%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (1.79%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 23 (20.54%) Windows
2 14 (12.50%) Linux
3 7 (6.25%) Unix
4 4 (3.57%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.89%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.89%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (27.68%) Risk Management
2 29 (25.89%) ITIL
2 29 (25.89%) Service Management
3 24 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
4 19 (16.96%) Penetration Testing
4 19 (16.96%) Security Management
5 18 (16.07%) Security Operations
6 17 (15.18%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (15.18%) Information Assurance
7 16 (14.29%) Information Security Management
7 16 (14.29%) Project Management
7 16 (14.29%) Security Architecture
7 16 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 15 (13.39%) ISMS
8 15 (13.39%) Protective Monitoring
9 13 (11.61%) Mentoring
10 12 (10.71%) SIEM
11 11 (9.82%) Supplier Management
12 10 (8.93%) ITSM
12 10 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (12.50%) C
2 12 (10.71%) Java
3 7 (6.25%) C++
3 7 (6.25%) Perl
3 7 (6.25%) Python
4 3 (2.68%) Ada
4 3 (2.68%) C#
4 3 (2.68%) PHP
4 3 (2.68%) Ruby
5 1 (0.89%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (43.75%) CISSP
2 35 (31.25%) Security Cleared
3 32 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 24 (21.43%) Degree
5 23 (20.54%) CISM
6 18 (16.07%) CESG Certified Professional
7 15 (13.39%) SANS
8 13 (11.61%) CREST Certified
9 12 (10.71%) CISA
9 12 (10.71%) DV Cleared
10 11 (9.82%) GCIA
10 11 (9.82%) GCIH
11 8 (7.14%) CISMP
12 7 (6.25%) GIAC
13 6 (5.36%) CEH
13 6 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (5.36%) CLAS
14 5 (4.46%) CRISC
14 5 (4.46%) OSCP
15 3 (2.68%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (20.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (8.93%) PCI DSS
3 9 (8.04%) HMG Infosec
4 6 (5.36%) RMADS
5 4 (3.57%) JSP 440
6 3 (2.68%) GPG13
6 3 (2.68%) MISRA
6 3 (2.68%) SLA
7 2 (1.79%) ISO22301
8 1 (0.89%) COBIT
8 1 (0.89%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.89%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.89%) ISO27002
System Software
1 10 (8.93%) Snort
2 5 (4.46%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.57%) Terminal Services
4 3 (2.68%) Firmware
4 3 (2.68%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (7.14%) RSA enVision
2 6 (5.36%) Nessus
3 2 (1.79%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (1.79%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.89%) FTK
4 1 (0.89%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 11 (9.82%) ArcSight
1 11 (9.82%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.14%) LogRhythm
3 7 (6.25%) Splunk
4 5 (4.46%) IBM
5 4 (3.57%) Cisco
6 3 (2.68%) Citrix
6 3 (2.68%) CommVault
6 3 (2.68%) HP
6 3 (2.68%) Veracode
6 3 (2.68%) VMware
7 1 (0.89%) Google
7 1 (0.89%) Qualys
7 1 (0.89%) SAP
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DCV Technologies
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits, Pension
Posted: 10 days ago
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Harris Global
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 16 days ago