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

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 69 105 109
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +4
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 46 27 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.89% 1.39% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.19% 1.58% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37 23 25
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £33,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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
1441 1711 1674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 90.57% 88.29% 86.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1243 1476 1317
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
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 28 June 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Bristol

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 57 (51.35%) CISSP
2 40 (36.04%) Management Information System
2 40 (36.04%) Security Cleared
3 37 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 32 (28.83%) Risk Management
5 29 (26.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 27 (24.32%) ITIL
6 27 (24.32%) Firewall
7 26 (23.42%) CISM
7 26 (23.42%) Windows
8 25 (22.52%) Security Management
8 25 (22.52%) Penetration Testing
9 24 (21.62%) Finance
10 22 (19.82%) Degree
10 22 (19.82%) Cybersecurity
11 20 (18.02%) Software Engineering
11 20 (18.02%) Service Management
11 20 (18.02%) Linux
12 19 (17.12%) CESG Certified Professional
13 17 (15.32%) Security Operations
13 17 (15.32%) Mentoring
14 16 (14.41%) Protective Monitoring
14 16 (14.41%) SIEM
14 16 (14.41%) SANS
15 15 (13.51%) Security Operations Centre
15 15 (13.51%) Information Security Management
15 15 (13.51%) C
15 15 (13.51%) Information Assurance
15 15 (13.51%) Security Architecture
16 14 (12.61%) PCI DSS

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 (1.80%) IIS
1 2 (1.80%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (0.90%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (6.31%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.50%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.31%) SaaS
2 3 (2.70%) IaaS
2 3 (2.70%) PaaS
3 1 (0.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (24.32%) Firewall
2 13 (11.71%) Internet
3 10 (9.01%) Intrusion Detection
3 10 (9.01%) TCP/IP
4 7 (6.31%) Network Security
5 5 (4.50%) DNS
6 3 (2.70%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.80%) FTP
7 2 (1.80%) HTTP
7 2 (1.80%) VPN
8 1 (0.90%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.90%) IPsec
8 1 (0.90%) ISDN
8 1 (0.90%) MPLS
8 1 (0.90%) PBX
8 1 (0.90%) SAN
8 1 (0.90%) SMTP
8 1 (0.90%) SSL
8 1 (0.90%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.90%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 3 (2.70%) AppScan
1 3 (2.70%) Metasploit
1 3 (2.70%) Rational DOORS
General
1 24 (21.62%) Finance
2 9 (8.11%) Electronics
2 9 (8.11%) Manufacturing
3 7 (6.31%) Military
4 6 (5.41%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.70%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.70%) Automotive
5 3 (2.70%) Marketing
6 2 (1.80%) Law
6 2 (1.80%) Legal
7 1 (0.90%) Advertising
7 1 (0.90%) Banking
7 1 (0.90%) Billing
7 1 (0.90%) French Language
7 1 (0.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (27.03%) Analyst
2 29 (26.13%) Consultant
3 27 (24.32%) Security Consultant
4 19 (17.12%) Security Analyst
5 14 (12.61%) Security Manager
6 13 (11.71%) Information Security Consultant
7 10 (9.01%) Architect
7 10 (9.01%) Senior Analyst
8 9 (8.11%) Information Manager
8 9 (8.11%) Information Security Manager
9 8 (7.21%) Senior Security Analyst
10 7 (6.31%) Penetration Tester
10 7 (6.31%) Tester
11 6 (5.41%) SOC Analyst
11 6 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
12 5 (4.50%) Information Architect
12 5 (4.50%) Information Security Architect
12 5 (4.50%) Operations Manager
12 5 (4.50%) Security Architect
12 5 (4.50%) SOC Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.80%) Middleware
2 1 (0.90%) OAuth
2 1 (0.90%) OpenID
2 1 (0.90%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (36.04%) Management Information System
2 15 (13.51%) Security Operations Centre
3 14 (12.61%) CESG
4 10 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (8.11%) PKI
6 8 (7.21%) AS400
6 8 (7.21%) IBM Mainframe
6 8 (7.21%) Mainframe
7 5 (4.50%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (3.60%) Computer Science
8 4 (3.60%) Cryptography
8 4 (3.60%) iPad
8 4 (3.60%) Mobile App
8 4 (3.60%) NHS
9 3 (2.70%) Algorithms
9 3 (2.70%) Data Centre
9 3 (2.70%) Private Cloud
9 3 (2.70%) SCADA
10 2 (1.80%) Driving Licence
10 2 (1.80%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (23.42%) Windows
2 20 (18.02%) Linux
3 7 (6.31%) Unix
4 1 (0.90%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.90%) Windows NT
4 1 (0.90%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (28.83%) Risk Management
2 27 (24.32%) ITIL
3 25 (22.52%) Penetration Testing
3 25 (22.52%) Security Management
4 22 (19.82%) Cybersecurity
5 20 (18.02%) Service Management
5 20 (18.02%) Software Engineering
6 17 (15.32%) Mentoring
6 17 (15.32%) Security Operations
7 16 (14.41%) Protective Monitoring
7 16 (14.41%) SIEM
8 15 (13.51%) Information Assurance
8 15 (13.51%) Information Security Management
8 15 (13.51%) Security Architecture
9 14 (12.61%) ISMS
9 14 (12.61%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (9.91%) Business Continuity
11 11 (9.91%) ITSM
11 11 (9.91%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (13.51%) C
2 12 (10.81%) Java
3 7 (6.31%) Python
4 6 (5.41%) C++
4 6 (5.41%) Perl
5 3 (2.70%) Ada
5 3 (2.70%) C#
5 3 (2.70%) PHP
5 3 (2.70%) Ruby
6 2 (1.80%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.90%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 57 (51.35%) CISSP
2 40 (36.04%) Security Cleared
3 37 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 26 (23.42%) CISM
5 22 (19.82%) Degree
6 19 (17.12%) CESG Certified Professional
7 16 (14.41%) SANS
8 14 (12.61%) CISA
9 13 (11.71%) CREST Certified
10 12 (10.81%) GCIA
10 12 (10.81%) GCIH
11 9 (8.11%) DV Cleared
12 8 (7.21%) CISMP
13 7 (6.31%) CEH
13 7 (6.31%) CLAS
14 6 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
14 6 (5.41%) GIAC
15 5 (4.50%) CRISC
15 5 (4.50%) OSCP
16 3 (2.70%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (26.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (12.61%) PCI DSS
3 11 (9.91%) HMG Infosec
4 7 (6.31%) GPG13
5 5 (4.50%) ISO27002
5 5 (4.50%) RMADS
6 3 (2.70%) ISO22301
6 3 (2.70%) MISRA
7 2 (1.80%) COBIT
7 2 (1.80%) JSP 440
7 2 (1.80%) SLA
8 1 (0.90%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.90%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 12 (10.81%) Snort
2 2 (1.80%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.90%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (8.11%) RSA enVision
2 8 (7.21%) Nessus
3 3 (2.70%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (1.80%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (1.80%) RSA Archer
5 1 (0.90%) ArcSight ESM
5 1 (0.90%) FTK
5 1 (0.90%) QRadar
5 1 (0.90%) RSA Security Analytics
5 1 (0.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 13 (11.71%) ArcSight
2 11 (9.91%) IBM
3 9 (8.11%) VMware
4 8 (7.21%) LogRhythm
5 7 (6.31%) Splunk
6 5 (4.50%) Microsoft
7 4 (3.60%) Cisco
8 3 (2.70%) Veracode
9 1 (0.90%) Google
9 1 (0.90%) LogLogic
9 1 (0.90%) Qualys
9 1 (0.90%) Sourcefire
9 1 (0.90%) Symantec
9 1 (0.90%) Trend Micro
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - 75,000 + outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
South Gloucestershire Council
Salary: From £37,858 to £40,619 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
NHS Blood And Transplant
Salary: From £46,625 to £57,640 per annum plus HCA allowance where applicable
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
South Gloucestershire Council
Salary: From £37,858 to £40,619 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: Benefits + Bonus (market leading)
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
South Gloucestershire Council
Salary: From £41,551 to £45,239 per annum
Posted: Yesterday