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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
South West / Bristol
Rank 90 80 99
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +19
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 35 48 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.14% 2.72% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.32% 3.02% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 23 44 27
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £39,035 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £69,250 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -

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
1511 1592 1701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 92.25% 90.15% 87.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1197 1435 1372
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,000 £67,500
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 20 January 2017.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Bristol

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 38 (43.68%) Management Information System
2 28 (32.18%) Security Management
2 28 (32.18%) Microsoft
3 27 (31.03%) Information Security Management
3 27 (31.03%) ISMS
4 25 (28.74%) Risk Assessment
5 24 (27.59%) Finance
5 24 (27.59%) Disaster Recovery
5 24 (27.59%) Windows
5 24 (27.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 23 (26.44%) Degree
6 23 (26.44%) CISSP
7 22 (25.29%) Security Cleared
8 20 (22.99%) Security Architecture
8 20 (22.99%) MS Excel
8 20 (22.99%) CESG Certified Professional
9 19 (21.84%) Security Operations
9 19 (21.84%) Risk Management
9 19 (21.84%) Information Assurance
10 17 (19.54%) Project Management
11 16 (18.39%) Active Directory
11 16 (18.39%) Service Management
11 16 (18.39%) SC Cleared
11 16 (18.39%) Security Operations Centre
12 15 (17.24%) Windows Server
12 15 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
12 15 (17.24%) VPN
13 14 (16.09%) Cybersecurity
13 14 (16.09%) Patch Management
13 14 (16.09%) Data 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 9 (10.34%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.75%) MS Project Server
3 3 (3.45%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.30%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.30%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 20 (22.99%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.90%) MS Project
3 3 (3.45%) MS Office
3 3 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) Office 365
2 1 (1.15%) IaaS
2 1 (1.15%) PaaS
2 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.24%) VPN
2 13 (14.94%) NAS
2 13 (14.94%) SAN
3 11 (12.64%) Firewall
4 10 (11.49%) TCP/IP
5 6 (6.90%) Internet
6 4 (4.60%) Wireshark
7 3 (3.45%) LAN
8 2 (2.30%) DNS
8 2 (2.30%) Network Security
8 2 (2.30%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (2.30%) WAN
9 1 (1.15%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.15%) DHCP
9 1 (1.15%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.15%) FTP
9 1 (1.15%) Intranet
9 1 (1.15%) Skype
9 1 (1.15%) SMTP
9 1 (1.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.94%) SQL Server
1 13 (14.94%) SQL Server 2008
1 13 (14.94%) SQL Server 2012
1 13 (14.94%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (1.15%) GIS
Development Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (27.59%) Finance
2 8 (9.20%) Aerospace
3 5 (5.75%) Legal
4 4 (4.60%) Marketing
5 3 (3.45%) Electronics
5 3 (3.45%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.45%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.15%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (20.69%) Consultant
2 17 (19.54%) Analyst
3 13 (14.94%) Active Directory Engineer
3 13 (14.94%) Server Engineer
3 13 (14.94%) Windows Engineer
3 13 (14.94%) Windows Server Engineer
4 8 (9.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (9.20%) Security Analyst
4 8 (9.20%) Security Manager
4 8 (9.20%) SOC Analyst
4 8 (9.20%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (8.05%) Security Consultant
6 6 (6.90%) Principal Consultant
6 6 (6.90%) Project Manager
7 5 (5.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 5 (5.75%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 5 (5.75%) Architect
7 5 (5.75%) Communications Project Manager
7 5 (5.75%) Customer Communications Manager
8 4 (4.60%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 38 (43.68%) Management Information System
2 16 (18.39%) Security Operations Centre
3 14 (16.09%) Data Centre
4 13 (14.94%) Clustering
4 13 (14.94%) Driving Licence
5 12 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (11.49%) CESG
7 4 (4.60%) Computer Science
8 3 (3.45%) Blackberry
8 3 (3.45%) Cybercrime
9 2 (2.30%) Cryptography
9 2 (2.30%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (1.15%) Client/Server
10 1 (1.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (1.15%) Handset
10 1 (1.15%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (1.15%) Private Cloud
10 1 (1.15%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 24 (27.59%) Windows
2 15 (17.24%) Windows Server
2 15 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (14.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (8.05%) Linux
4 7 (8.05%) Unix
5 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.15%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (32.18%) Security Management
2 27 (31.03%) Information Security Management
2 27 (31.03%) ISMS
3 25 (28.74%) Risk Assessment
4 24 (27.59%) Disaster Recovery
5 20 (22.99%) Security Architecture
6 19 (21.84%) Information Assurance
6 19 (21.84%) Risk Management
6 19 (21.84%) Security Operations
7 17 (19.54%) Project Management
8 16 (18.39%) Service Management
9 14 (16.09%) Cybersecurity
9 14 (16.09%) Patch Management
10 13 (14.94%) Change Control
11 11 (12.64%) Digital Forensics
11 11 (12.64%) Protective Monitoring
12 10 (11.49%) ITIL
13 9 (10.34%) Coaching
13 9 (10.34%) Programme Management
13 9 (10.34%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.05%) Java
2 5 (5.75%) C
3 3 (3.45%) C#
3 3 (3.45%) Python
4 2 (2.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (26.44%) CISSP
1 23 (26.44%) Degree
2 22 (25.29%) Security Cleared
3 20 (22.99%) CESG Certified Professional
4 16 (18.39%) SC Cleared
5 13 (14.94%) CISM
6 9 (10.34%) DV Cleared
7 5 (5.75%) GCIA
7 5 (5.75%) GIAC
7 5 (5.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (5.75%) SANS
8 4 (4.60%) GCIH
9 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (2.30%) CISA
10 2 (2.30%) MCP
10 2 (2.30%) MCSA
11 1 (1.15%) A+ Certification
11 1 (1.15%) CCNA
11 1 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (1.15%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (27.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (13.79%) JSP 440
3 10 (11.49%) RMADS
4 8 (9.20%) HMG Infosec
5 6 (6.90%) ISO 9001
5 6 (6.90%) PCI DSS
6 4 (4.60%) Solvency II
7 1 (1.15%) COBIT
7 1 (1.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (18.39%) Active Directory
2 13 (14.94%) Firmware
2 13 (14.94%) Hyper-V
2 13 (14.94%) Terminal Services
3 6 (6.90%) Snort
4 2 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.60%) Nmap
2 2 (2.30%) RSA enVision
3 1 (1.15%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 28 (32.18%) Microsoft
2 13 (14.94%) Citrix
2 13 (14.94%) CommVault
2 13 (14.94%) HP
3 6 (6.90%) ArcSight
3 6 (6.90%) LogRhythm
4 4 (4.60%) FireEye
5 3 (3.45%) SAP
5 3 (3.45%) Splunk
6 2 (2.30%) TIBCO
6 2 (2.30%) VMware
7 1 (1.15%) Cisco
7 1 (1.15%) ESRI
7 1 (1.15%) Google
7 1 (1.15%) Informatica
7 1 (1.15%) Mitel
7 1 (1.15%) Red Box
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