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

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 71 100 110
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +10
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 52 34 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.07% 1.84% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.45% 2.05% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 40 33 9
Median salary £43,750 £40,000 £53,200
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -24.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £51,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £59,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £53,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +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
1506 1662 1576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 88.90% 90.18% 87.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1292 1430 1240
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 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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 August 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Bristol

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 40 (38.10%) CISSP
2 32 (30.48%) Service Management
3 30 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 30 (28.57%) ITIL
4 27 (25.71%) Security Cleared
5 25 (23.81%) SC Cleared
5 25 (23.81%) Risk Management
6 24 (22.86%) Windows
7 23 (21.90%) Finance
8 21 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 21 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
9 20 (19.05%) MS Excel
10 19 (18.10%) Microsoft
10 19 (18.10%) Degree
10 19 (18.10%) Security Architecture
11 18 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (16.19%) CISM
13 16 (15.24%) Security Management
13 16 (15.24%) Penetration Testing
14 15 (14.29%) Information Assurance
14 15 (14.29%) Information Security Management
14 15 (14.29%) Protective Monitoring
14 15 (14.29%) SANS
15 14 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
15 14 (13.33%) Project Management
15 14 (13.33%) ISMS
15 14 (13.33%) Software Engineering
16 13 (12.38%) DV Cleared
16 13 (12.38%) Mentoring
16 13 (12.38%) CREST Certified

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%) MS Exchange
1 4 (3.81%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (2.86%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 20 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.81%) MS Office
3 4 (3.81%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.57%) IaaS
1 9 (8.57%) PaaS
1 9 (8.57%) SaaS
2 3 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.43%) Firewall
2 10 (9.52%) TCP/IP
3 9 (8.57%) Internet
4 8 (7.62%) VPN
5 7 (6.67%) Network Security
6 6 (5.71%) NAS
6 6 (5.71%) SAN
7 4 (3.81%) DNS
8 3 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.95%) DHCP
9 1 (0.95%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.95%) ISDN
9 1 (0.95%) LAN
9 1 (0.95%) MPLS
9 1 (0.95%) SMTP
9 1 (0.95%) VLAN
9 1 (0.95%) VoIP
9 1 (0.95%) Wireless
9 1 (0.95%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.71%) SQL Server
1 6 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
1 6 (5.71%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (0.95%) DB2
2 1 (0.95%) GIS
2 1 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.86%) AppScan
1 3 (2.86%) Metasploit
2 2 (1.90%) Rational DOORS
General
1 23 (21.90%) Finance
2 6 (5.71%) Electronics
2 6 (5.71%) Manufacturing
2 6 (5.71%) Military
3 3 (2.86%) Law
3 3 (2.86%) Marketing
3 3 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.90%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.90%) Automotive
5 1 (0.95%) Banking
5 1 (0.95%) French Language
Job Titles
1 24 (22.86%) Analyst
2 18 (17.14%) Consultant
3 15 (14.29%) Security Consultant
4 14 (13.33%) Architect
5 11 (10.48%) Security Manager
6 10 (9.52%) Enterprise Architect
6 10 (9.52%) Security Analyst
7 7 (6.67%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
7 7 (6.67%) Information Security Consultant
7 7 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
7 7 (6.67%) Penetration Tester
7 7 (6.67%) Tester
8 6 (5.71%) Active Directory Engineer
8 6 (5.71%) Enterprise Management Architect
8 6 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (5.71%) Server Engineer
8 6 (5.71%) SOC Analyst
8 6 (5.71%) Windows Engineer
8 6 (5.71%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (5.71%) Windows Server Engineer
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 30 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 14 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (10.48%) CESG
3 11 (10.48%) Security Operations Centre
4 9 (8.57%) Data Centre
4 9 (8.57%) Private Cloud
5 8 (7.62%) Driving Licence
6 6 (5.71%) Clustering
7 5 (4.76%) Cyberthreat
7 5 (4.76%) iPad
8 4 (3.81%) Computer Science
9 3 (2.86%) Blackberry
9 3 (2.86%) Cryptography
9 3 (2.86%) Mobile App
9 3 (2.86%) NHS
9 3 (2.86%) SCADA
9 3 (2.86%) User Experience
9 3 (2.86%) Virtual Team
10 2 (1.90%) PKI
11 1 (0.95%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 24 (22.86%) Windows
2 12 (11.43%) Linux
3 9 (8.57%) Windows Server
3 9 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (5.71%) Unix
4 6 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.95%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.95%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.95%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.95%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (30.48%) Service Management
2 30 (28.57%) ITIL
3 25 (23.81%) Risk Management
4 21 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
5 19 (18.10%) Security Architecture
6 18 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (15.24%) Penetration Testing
7 16 (15.24%) Security Management
8 15 (14.29%) Information Assurance
8 15 (14.29%) Information Security Management
8 15 (14.29%) Protective Monitoring
9 14 (13.33%) ISMS
9 14 (13.33%) Project Management
9 14 (13.33%) Software Engineering
10 13 (12.38%) Mentoring
10 13 (12.38%) Security Operations
11 12 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (10.48%) Coaching
12 11 (10.48%) Supplier Management
13 10 (9.52%) Digital Forensics
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.43%) C
1 12 (11.43%) Java
2 7 (6.67%) Perl
2 7 (6.67%) Python
3 6 (5.71%) C++
4 3 (2.86%) C#
4 3 (2.86%) PHP
4 3 (2.86%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.86%) Ruby
5 2 (1.90%) Ada
6 1 (0.95%) SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (38.10%) CISSP
2 27 (25.71%) Security Cleared
3 25 (23.81%) SC Cleared
4 19 (18.10%) Degree
5 17 (16.19%) CISM
6 15 (14.29%) SANS
7 13 (12.38%) CREST Certified
7 13 (12.38%) DV Cleared
8 11 (10.48%) CESG Certified Professional
9 10 (9.52%) CISA
9 10 (9.52%) GCIA
9 10 (9.52%) GCIH
10 8 (7.62%) GIAC
11 7 (6.67%) CEH
12 6 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (5.71%) CISMP
13 5 (4.76%) CRISC
13 5 (4.76%) OSCP
14 4 (3.81%) CLAS
15 3 (2.86%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (7.62%) PCI DSS
3 7 (6.67%) HMG Infosec
4 5 (4.76%) JSP 440
4 5 (4.76%) RMADS
5 3 (2.86%) SLA
6 2 (1.90%) GPG13
6 2 (1.90%) ISO 9001
6 2 (1.90%) MISRA
7 1 (0.95%) COBIT
7 1 (0.95%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 9 (8.57%) Active Directory
2 8 (7.62%) Snort
3 7 (6.67%) Terminal Services
4 6 (5.71%) Firmware
4 6 (5.71%) Hyper-V
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%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.95%) FTK
Vendors
1 19 (18.10%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.52%) ArcSight
3 8 (7.62%) LogRhythm
4 7 (6.67%) Splunk
5 6 (5.71%) Citrix
5 6 (5.71%) CommVault
5 6 (5.71%) HP
6 4 (3.81%) Cisco
7 3 (2.86%) IBM
7 3 (2.86%) Veracode
8 2 (1.90%) Google
9 1 (0.95%) ESRI
9 1 (0.95%) SAP
9 1 (0.95%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.95%) VMware
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: + Progression Opportunities
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Salary: Bonus + Bens
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Salary: Bonus AND Benefits
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Salary: Bonus And Benfits
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: From £37,858 to £40,619 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: From £37,858 to £40,619 per annum
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Bristol, Avon
Computershare Investor Services
Salary: + Progression Opportunities
Posted: 24 days ago
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South Gloucestershire Council
Salary: From £37,858 to £40,619 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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