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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
South West / Bristol
Rank 83 75 92
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +17
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 41 51 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.30% 2.86% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.52% 3.17% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 22 48 31
Median salary £53,750 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £39,850 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%

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
1628 1608 1651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 91.31% 90.19% 87.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1305 1418 1350
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 21 February 2017.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Bristol

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 36 (40.45%) Management Information System
2 31 (34.83%) Security Cleared
3 29 (32.58%) Security Management
4 27 (30.34%) CISSP
5 26 (29.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 25 (28.09%) Risk Assessment
6 25 (28.09%) ISMS
6 25 (28.09%) Security Operations
7 24 (26.97%) Windows
7 24 (26.97%) Information Security Management
8 23 (25.84%) Finance
9 22 (24.72%) Disaster Recovery
10 21 (23.60%) Microsoft
10 21 (23.60%) Risk Management
10 21 (23.60%) CESG Certified Professional
10 21 (23.60%) Degree
11 20 (22.47%) SC Cleared
11 20 (22.47%) Information Assurance
11 20 (22.47%) Security Architecture
12 18 (20.22%) Security Operations Centre
13 16 (17.98%) DV Cleared
13 16 (17.98%) Project Management
14 15 (16.85%) CISM
14 15 (16.85%) TCP/IP
15 14 (15.73%) MS Excel
15 14 (15.73%) Firewall
15 14 (15.73%) SIEM
16 13 (14.61%) Cybersecurity
16 13 (14.61%) Analytical Skills
16 13 (14.61%) 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 7 (7.87%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.62%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.12%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (15.73%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.62%) MS Project
3 2 (2.25%) MS Office
3 2 (2.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.25%) Loggly
2 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.85%) TCP/IP
2 14 (15.73%) Firewall
3 11 (12.36%) VPN
4 10 (11.24%) Internet
4 10 (11.24%) NAS
4 10 (11.24%) SAN
5 7 (7.87%) Wireshark
6 3 (3.37%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (2.25%) Intranet
7 2 (2.25%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (2.25%) LAN
7 2 (2.25%) Network Security
7 2 (2.25%) WAN
8 1 (1.12%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.12%) DNS
8 1 (1.12%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.36%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.24%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (11.24%) SQL Server 2012
2 10 (11.24%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (25.84%) Finance
2 8 (8.99%) Aerospace
2 8 (8.99%) Legal
3 5 (5.62%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.37%) Electronics
4 3 (3.37%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.37%) Marketing
5 2 (2.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (24.72%) Consultant
2 19 (21.35%) Analyst
3 13 (14.61%) SOC Analyst
4 10 (11.24%) Active Directory Engineer
4 10 (11.24%) Server Engineer
4 10 (11.24%) Windows Engineer
4 10 (11.24%) Windows Server Engineer
5 9 (10.11%) Security Consultant
6 8 (8.99%) Security Manager
7 7 (7.87%) Security Analyst
7 7 (7.87%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (6.74%) Architect
8 6 (6.74%) Information Security Consultant
8 6 (6.74%) Principal Consultant
9 5 (5.62%) Communications Project Manager
9 5 (5.62%) Customer Communications Manager
9 5 (5.62%) Information Assurance Consultant
9 5 (5.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (5.62%) Project Manager
9 5 (5.62%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.99%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 36 (40.45%) Management Information System
2 18 (20.22%) Security Operations Centre
3 13 (14.61%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (12.36%) Data Centre
5 10 (11.24%) CESG
5 10 (11.24%) Clustering
5 10 (11.24%) Driving Licence
6 5 (5.62%) Computer Science
7 4 (4.49%) Cybercrime
8 3 (3.37%) Client/Server
9 2 (2.25%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (2.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (1.12%) Blackberry
10 1 (1.12%) Cyber Attack
10 1 (1.12%) Handset
10 1 (1.12%) Internet of Things
10 1 (1.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (26.97%) Windows
2 13 (14.61%) Linux
3 12 (13.48%) Unix
4 11 (12.36%) Windows Server
4 11 (12.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (12.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.12%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.12%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (32.58%) Security Management
2 25 (28.09%) ISMS
2 25 (28.09%) Risk Assessment
2 25 (28.09%) Security Operations
3 24 (26.97%) Information Security Management
4 22 (24.72%) Disaster Recovery
5 21 (23.60%) Risk Management
6 20 (22.47%) Information Assurance
6 20 (22.47%) Security Architecture
7 16 (17.98%) Project Management
8 14 (15.73%) SIEM
9 13 (14.61%) Cybersecurity
9 13 (14.61%) Software Engineering
10 12 (13.48%) Patch Management
10 12 (13.48%) Protective Monitoring
11 11 (12.36%) Coaching
11 11 (12.36%) Network Monitoring
11 11 (12.36%) Service Management
12 10 (11.24%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (11.24%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.48%) Java
2 8 (8.99%) C
3 3 (3.37%) C#
3 3 (3.37%) Python
4 1 (1.12%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (34.83%) Security Cleared
2 27 (30.34%) CISSP
3 21 (23.60%) CESG Certified Professional
3 21 (23.60%) Degree
4 20 (22.47%) SC Cleared
5 16 (17.98%) DV Cleared
6 15 (16.85%) CISM
7 10 (11.24%) GCIA
8 7 (7.87%) GCIH
8 7 (7.87%) GIAC
8 7 (7.87%) SANS
9 5 (5.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (3.37%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (2.25%) CCNP
11 2 (2.25%) CISA
11 2 (2.25%) MCP
12 1 (1.12%) CCNA
12 1 (1.12%) CLAS
12 1 (1.12%) MCSE
12 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (29.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (12.36%) JSP 440
3 9 (10.11%) RMADS
4 7 (7.87%) HMG Infosec
5 5 (5.62%) ISO 9001
5 5 (5.62%) PCI DSS
6 4 (4.49%) Solvency II
7 3 (3.37%) COBIT
8 1 (1.12%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (14.61%) Active Directory
2 11 (12.36%) Snort
3 10 (11.24%) Firmware
3 10 (11.24%) Hyper-V
3 10 (11.24%) Terminal Services
4 2 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.12%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (7.87%) Nmap
2 2 (2.25%) RSA enVision
3 1 (1.12%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (23.60%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.24%) Citrix
2 10 (11.24%) CommVault
2 10 (11.24%) HP
3 9 (10.11%) ArcSight
3 9 (10.11%) LogRhythm
4 7 (7.87%) FireEye
5 3 (3.37%) Cisco
5 3 (3.37%) SAP
5 3 (3.37%) Splunk
6 2 (2.25%) TIBCO
6 2 (2.25%) VMware
7 1 (1.12%) Informatica
7 1 (1.12%) Mitel
7 1 (1.12%) Red Box
7 1 (1.12%) Red Hat
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