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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 73 89 105
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +16
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 53 39 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.08% 2.01% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.44% 2.35% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 49 33 18
Median salary £52,500 £45,819 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% -12.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £35,000 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £60,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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
1539 1662 1760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 89.58% 85.63% 87.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1355 1443 1417
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,250 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 24 May 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Bristol

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 (46.67%) CISSP
2 43 (40.95%) Management Information System
3 41 (39.05%) Security Cleared
4 38 (36.19%) SC Cleared
5 34 (32.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 31 (29.52%) Risk Management
6 31 (29.52%) Windows
7 28 (26.67%) Security Management
8 27 (25.71%) Firewall
9 23 (21.90%) CISM
9 23 (21.90%) ITIL
9 23 (21.90%) Penetration Testing
10 20 (19.05%) Software Engineering
10 20 (19.05%) Finance
11 19 (18.10%) Linux
11 19 (18.10%) Degree
12 18 (17.14%) Cybersecurity
13 17 (16.19%) ISMS
13 17 (16.19%) Information Security Management
14 16 (15.24%) Mentoring
14 16 (15.24%) CESG Certified Professional
15 15 (14.29%) SANS
15 15 (14.29%) Security Operations
15 15 (14.29%) Information Assurance
15 15 (14.29%) SIEM
16 14 (13.33%) Security Architecture
17 13 (12.38%) Manufacturing
17 13 (12.38%) Service Management
17 13 (12.38%) C
17 13 (12.38%) Security Operations Centre

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 4 (3.81%) IIS
2 2 (1.90%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.95%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.95%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.67%) SaaS
2 1 (0.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (25.71%) Firewall
2 12 (11.43%) Internet
3 11 (10.48%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (8.57%) TCP/IP
5 6 (5.71%) Network Security
6 4 (3.81%) DNS
7 3 (2.86%) SAN
7 3 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (1.90%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (1.90%) FTP
8 2 (1.90%) HTTP
8 2 (1.90%) LAN
8 2 (1.90%) VPN
8 2 (1.90%) WAN
9 1 (0.95%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.95%) SMTP
9 1 (0.95%) SSH
9 1 (0.95%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.95%) VLAN
9 1 (0.95%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.95%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 3 (2.86%) Rational DOORS
General
1 20 (19.05%) Finance
2 13 (12.38%) Manufacturing
3 12 (11.43%) Electronics
4 7 (6.67%) Military
4 7 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 6 (5.71%) Legal
6 3 (2.86%) Aerospace
6 3 (2.86%) Automotive
6 3 (2.86%) Marketing
7 2 (1.90%) Law
8 1 (0.95%) Advertising
8 1 (0.95%) Banking
8 1 (0.95%) Billing
8 1 (0.95%) French Language
8 1 (0.95%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (25.71%) Consultant
2 26 (24.76%) Security Consultant
3 23 (21.90%) Analyst
4 19 (18.10%) Security Manager
5 14 (13.33%) Security Analyst
6 13 (12.38%) Information Manager
6 13 (12.38%) Information Security Manager
7 11 (10.48%) Information Security Consultant
8 9 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (7.62%) Senior Security Analyst
10 7 (6.67%) Architect
10 7 (6.67%) Penetration Tester
10 7 (6.67%) Security Engineer
10 7 (6.67%) Tester
11 6 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
12 5 (4.76%) Information Architect
12 5 (4.76%) Information Security Architect
12 5 (4.76%) Information Security Engineer
12 5 (4.76%) Operations Manager
12 5 (4.76%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.90%) Middleware
2 1 (0.95%) OAuth
2 1 (0.95%) OpenID
2 1 (0.95%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (40.95%) Management Information System
2 13 (12.38%) Security Operations Centre
3 12 (11.43%) CESG
4 9 (8.57%) PKI
5 8 (7.62%) AS400
5 8 (7.62%) IBM Mainframe
5 8 (7.62%) Mainframe
6 5 (4.76%) Computer Science
6 5 (4.76%) Data Centre
7 4 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.81%) Cyberthreat
7 4 (3.81%) iPad
7 4 (3.81%) Mobile App
7 4 (3.81%) NHS
8 3 (2.86%) Algorithms
8 3 (2.86%) SCADA
9 2 (1.90%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (1.90%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.90%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 31 (29.52%) Windows
2 19 (18.10%) Linux
3 7 (6.67%) Unix
4 6 (5.71%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.95%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.95%) Windows NT
5 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (29.52%) Risk Management
2 28 (26.67%) Security Management
3 23 (21.90%) ITIL
3 23 (21.90%) Penetration Testing
4 20 (19.05%) Software Engineering
5 18 (17.14%) Cybersecurity
6 17 (16.19%) Information Security Management
6 17 (16.19%) ISMS
7 16 (15.24%) Mentoring
8 15 (14.29%) Information Assurance
8 15 (14.29%) Security Operations
8 15 (14.29%) SIEM
9 14 (13.33%) Security Architecture
10 13 (12.38%) Protective Monitoring
10 13 (12.38%) Service Management
11 12 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (10.48%) Business Continuity
13 10 (9.52%) Data Protection
13 10 (9.52%) ITSM
13 10 (9.52%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 13 (12.38%) C
2 9 (8.57%) Java
3 4 (3.81%) Python
4 3 (2.86%) Ada
4 3 (2.86%) C++
4 3 (2.86%) Perl
4 3 (2.86%) PHP
4 3 (2.86%) Ruby
5 2 (1.90%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.95%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 49 (46.67%) CISSP
2 41 (39.05%) Security Cleared
3 38 (36.19%) SC Cleared
4 23 (21.90%) CISM
5 19 (18.10%) Degree
6 16 (15.24%) CESG Certified Professional
7 15 (14.29%) SANS
8 12 (11.43%) CREST Certified
9 11 (10.48%) GCIA
9 11 (10.48%) GCIH
10 10 (9.52%) DV Cleared
11 9 (8.57%) CISA
12 6 (5.71%) CLAS
13 5 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
14 4 (3.81%) CISMP
14 4 (3.81%) IISP
14 4 (3.81%) OSCP
15 3 (2.86%) GPEN
15 3 (2.86%) OSCE
15 3 (2.86%) OSWP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (32.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (11.43%) PCI DSS
3 9 (8.57%) HMG Infosec
4 7 (6.67%) GPG13
5 6 (5.71%) RMADS
6 5 (4.76%) ISO27002
7 3 (2.86%) ISO22301
7 3 (2.86%) MISRA
8 2 (1.90%) COBIT
9 1 (0.95%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.95%) IEC 61508
9 1 (0.95%) SLA
9 1 (0.95%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 12 (11.43%) Snort
2 2 (1.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.90%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.90%) vSphere
2 2 (1.90%) XenApp
3 1 (0.95%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (7.62%) RSA enVision
2 5 (4.76%) Nessus
3 2 (1.90%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (1.90%) RSA Archer
4 1 (0.95%) ArcSight ESM
4 1 (0.95%) FTK
4 1 (0.95%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.95%) QRadar
4 1 (0.95%) RSA Security Analytics
4 1 (0.95%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 12 (11.43%) ArcSight
2 11 (10.48%) VMware
3 8 (7.62%) IBM
4 7 (6.67%) LogRhythm
4 7 (6.67%) Splunk
5 5 (4.76%) Cisco
6 4 (3.81%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.90%) Citrix
7 2 (1.90%) EMC
7 2 (1.90%) SonicWALL
8 1 (0.95%) Google
8 1 (0.95%) LogLogic
8 1 (0.95%) Qualys
8 1 (0.95%) Sourcefire
8 1 (0.95%) Symantec
8 1 (0.95%) Trend Micro
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